Sharps Compliance Corp. (SMED): Price and Financial Metrics

Sharps Compliance Corp. (SMED): $7.61

-0.31 (-3.91%)

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  • SMED scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 79.29% of US stocks.
  • SMED's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 43 weeks.
  • SMED ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 12th percentile.

SMED Stock Summary

  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Sharps Compliance Corp is reporting a growth rate of -4,365.64%; that's higher than just 0.44% of US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that SMED's revenue has grown 52.25% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 85.88% of US companies in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, SMED is more volatile than 88.55% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Sharps Compliance Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be MDRX, AMS, ONTO, USAK, and ZEUS.
  • SMED's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Sharps Compliance Corp's official web site, go to

SMED Valuation Summary

  • SMED's EV/EBIT ratio is 9.8; this is 55.15% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • SMED's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.8 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, SMED's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 27.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SMED.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SMED 2021-09-03 2.0 3.4 12.1 9.8
SMED 2021-09-02 2.1 3.4 12.2 9.8
SMED 2021-09-01 2.0 3.3 12.1 9.7
SMED 2021-08-31 2.0 3.3 12.0 9.7
SMED 2021-08-30 2.0 3.3 12.1 9.7
SMED 2021-08-27 2.1 3.5 12.7 10.3

SMED Growth Metrics

  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -45.87%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at 156.36%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 1586.61%.
SMED's revenue has moved up $35,162,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 77.188 17.145 12.371
2021-06-30 76.424 21.957 12.868
2021-03-31 70.258 6.638 9.951
2020-12-31 53.144 1.893 1.545
2020-09-30 50.698 1.636 1.287
2020-06-30 51.146 0.692 2.266

SMED's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • SMED has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 77.18% of graded US stocks.
  • SMED's asset turnover comes in at 1.183 -- ranking 2nd of 14 Almost Nothing stocks.
  • CLH, AWX, and RSG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SMED.

The table below shows SMED's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.183 0.378 0.355
2021-03-31 1.186 0.382 0.258
2020-12-31 0.986 0.295 0.007
2020-09-30 0.982 0.294 -0.009
2020-06-30 1.040 0.308 0.024
2020-03-31 1.136 0.305 0.030

SMED Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SMED, see our SMED 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 $16.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.4 (Strong Buy)

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SMED Price/Volume Stats

Current price $7.61 52-week high $18.67
Prev. close $7.92 52-week low $7.39
Day low $7.58 Volume 132,509
Day high $8.13 Avg. volume 182,684
50-day MA $8.11 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $11.19 Market Cap 146.33M

Sharps Compliance Corp. (SMED) Company Bio

Sharps Compliance Corp. provides medical, pharmaceutical, and hazardous waste management services in the United States. It offers Sharps Recovery System for the containment, transportation, treatment, and tracking of medical waste generated outside the hospital and health care facility settings; TakeAway Recovery System to treat used needles, syringes, and other used healthcare products; Route-Based Pickup Service, a medical and hazardous waste pick-up services; and MedSafe, a solution for the safe collection, transportation, and disposal of unwanted and expired ultimate-user medications. The company also provides TakeAway Medication Recovery System that facilitates the proper disposal of unused medications; Black Pail Program for Rx, a solution with minimal segregation for the disposal of various pharmaceuticals; Inhaler Disposal to collect, transport, and destroy used pharmaceutical inhalers; Hazardous Drug Spill Control Kit for the cleanup of chemotherapy and other HD spills; TakeAway Recycle System for the collection and recycling of single-use medical devices from surgical centers and other healthcare facilities; ComplianceTRAC, a Web-based compliance and training program; and Universal Waste Shipback Systems to collect, transport, and recycle light bulbs, batteries, and other mercury containing devices. In addition, it offers other solutions, such as TakeAway Environmental Return System, SharpsTracer, Sharps Secure, Needle Disposal System, Complete Needle Collection and Disposal System, Pitch-It IV Poles, Asset Return System, and Spill Kit Recovery System, as well as Sharps MWMS, a medical waste management system. The company serves customers in home health care, retail clinics and immunizing pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, professional offices, assisted living and long-term care facilities, and government agencies, as well as distributors. Sharps Compliance Corp. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Barrington Research Reiterates In-Line Rating for Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED)

Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED)s stock had its in-line rating reiterated by analysts at Barrington Research in a research report issued on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on SMED. HC Wainwright reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Sharps Compliance in a report on Thursday, October 28th. Zacks Investment Research []

Transcript Daily | November 5, 2021

Sharps Compliances (SMED) In-Line Rating Reiterated at Barrington Research

Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED)s stock had its in-line rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Barrington Research in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, The Fly reports. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on SMED. HC Wainwright reissued a hold rating on shares of Sharps Compliance in a report on []

Dakota Financial News | November 5, 2021

Marshall Wace LLP Makes New Investment in Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED)

Marshall Wace LLP bought a new position in shares of Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 110,491 shares of the industrial products companys stock, valued at approximately $1,138,000. Marshall Wace LLP owned 0.64% of Sharps Compliance at the end of the []

Transcript Daily | November 1, 2021

Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Thursday, reports. According to Zacks, “Headquartered in Houston, Texas, SHARPS COMPLIANCE is a leading provider of cost-effective disposal solutions for small quantity generators of medical waste. The Company’s flagship product, […]

Dakota Financial News | October 31, 2021

Could The Market Be Wrong About Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) Given Its Attractive Financial Prospects?

It is hard to get excited after looking at Sharps Compliance's (NASDAQ:SMED) recent performance, when its stock has...

Yahoo | October 29, 2021

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SMED Price Returns

1-mo -7.76%
3-mo -15.35%
6-mo -38.03%
1-year -7.20%
3-year 127.16%
5-year 75.75%
YTD -19.47%
2020 123.93%
2019 22.32%
2018 -15.65%
2017 6.79%
2016 -55.98%

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