Lear Corporation (LEA): Price and Financial Metrics

Lear Corporation (LEA): $174.98

-1.59 (-0.90%)

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  • Momentum is the dimension where LEA ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 83.31% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LEA is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • LEA ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 44th percentile.

LEA Stock Summary

  • Lear Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 89.12% of US listed stocks.
  • LEA's price/sales ratio is 0.57; that's higher than the P/S ratio of only 10.72% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -30.66%, Lear Corp's debt growth rate surpasses merely 15.92% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Lear Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be PKG, CPB, RE, MIDD, and LEG.
  • LEA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Lear Corp's official web site, go to www.lear.com.

LEA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, LEA's EV/EBIT ratio is 12.83% higher, now standing at 21.1.
  • Over the past 142 months, LEA's price/earnings ratio has gone NA NA.
  • Over the past 142 months, LEA's price/earnings ratio has gone NA NA.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LEA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LEA 2019-03-01 0.5 2.3 8.3 6.5
LEA 2018-05-22 0.6 3.0 9.8 8.6
LEA 2015-04-29 0.5 3.1 12.5 11.0
LEA 2015-04-07 0.5 3.0 13.1 11.0
LEA 2013-04-03 0.4 1.5 4.0 6.4
LEA 2011-02-08 NA 2.3 NA NA

LEA Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 93.07%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -46.51%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -52.45%.
LEA's revenue has moved down $3,717,600,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows LEA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 17,942.2 688.3 285.8
2020-12-31 17,045.5 663.1 158.5
2020-09-30 16,619.9 747.3 82.9
2020-06-30 16,544.8 526.2 124.4
2020-03-31 19,107.9 1,455 601.1
2019-12-31 19,810.3 1,284.3 753.6

LEA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LEA, see our LEA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $210.06 Average Broker Recommendation 1.65 (Moderate Buy)

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LEA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $174.98 52-week high $204.91
Prev. close $176.57 52-week low $103.35
Day low $173.72 Volume 372,280
Day high $178.34 Avg. volume 406,494
50-day MA $179.45 Dividend yield 0.57%
200-day MA $166.93 Market Cap 10.52B

Lear Corporation (LEA) Company Bio

Lear Corporation designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, electrical distribution systems, and related components primarily to automotive original equipment manufacturers worldwide. It operates through two segments, Seating and Electrical. The company was founded in 1917 and is based in Southfield, Michigan.

LEA Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$174.98$10.16 -95%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Lear Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Lear Corp ranked in the 9th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 94.67%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for LEA, they are:

  • The company's balance sheet shows it gets 83% of its capital from equity, and 17% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of 67.08% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Consumer Cyclical sector.
  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.79 years, is -0.18% -- higher than just 9.06% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • Lear Corp's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 20 -- greater than 79.81% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Consumer Cyclical that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as LEA, try DJCO, KMX, LBRDA, TV, and BJRI.

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LEA Price Returns

1-mo -0.17%
3-mo -4.70%
6-mo 16.39%
1-year 55.25%
3-year 1.56%
5-year 65.39%
YTD 10.33%
2020 16.90%
2019 14.38%
2018 -29.29%
2017 35.23%
2016 8.89%

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