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CDW Corp (CDW) is a leading information technology services business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$176.28 after a previous close of US$176.83. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD176.08 to a high of USD178.61. The latest price was USD177.98 (25 minute delay). CDW is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
|52-week range||US$154.13 - US$207.4426|
|50-day moving average||US$167.5036|
|200-day moving average||US$181.7985|
|Dividend yield||US$1.8 (1.26%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$7.24|
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|1 week (2022-06-21)||11.36%|
|3 months (2022-03-25)||1.04%|
|6 months (2021-12-27)||-14.03%|
|1 year (2021-06-28)||2.41%|
|2 years (2020-06-26)||64.05%|
|3 years (2019-06-28)||60.34%|
|5 years (2017-06-28)||180.68%|
Valuing CDW stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of CDW's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
CDW's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 23x. In other words, CDW shares trade at around 23x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
CDW's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.53. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into CDW's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
CDW's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$1.8 billion (£1.4 billion).
The EBITDA is a measure of a CDW's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||US$21.9 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||7.01%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$3.6 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||8.51%|
|Return on equity TTM||97.53%|
|Market capitalisation||US$22.2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like CDW.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 10.08
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and CDW's overall score of 10.08 (as at 01/01/2019) is excellent – landing it in it in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like CDW is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Environmental score: 5.62/100
CDW's environmental score of 5.62 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that CDW is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 3.95/100
CDW's social score of 3.95 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that CDW is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 6.51/100
CDW's governance score puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that CDW is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
|Total ESG score||10.08|
|Total ESG percentile||3.32|
|Environmental score percentile||3|
|Social score percentile||3|
|Governance score percentile||3|
Dividend payout ratio: 22.54% of net profits
Recently CDW has paid out, on average, around 22.54% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.26% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), CDW shareholders could enjoy a 1.26% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In CDW's case, that would currently equate to about $1.8 per share.
While CDW's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that CDW is investing more in its future growth.
CDW's most recent dividend payout was on 10 June 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 24 May 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the last 12 months, CDW's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$154.13 up to US$207.4426. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while CDW's is 1.1066. This would suggest that CDW's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
CDW Corporation provides information technology (IT) solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through three segments: Corporate, Small Business, and Public. The company offers discrete hardware and software products and services, as well as integrated IT solutions, including on-premise, hybrid, and cloud capabilities across data center and networking, digital workspace, and security. Its hardware products comprise notebooks/mobile devices, network communications, desktop computers, video monitors, enterprise and data storage, and others; and software products consists of application suites, security, virtualization, operating systems, and network management. The company also provides advisory and design, software development, implementation, managed, professional, configuration, and telecom services, as well as warranties; mission critical software, systems, and network solutions; and implementation and installation, and repair services to its customers through various third-party service providers. It serves government, education, and healthcare customers; and small, medium, and large business customers. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois.
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