SBAC:NGS-SBA Communications Corporation

EQUITY | Communication Services | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 197.12

Change

+1.05 (+0.54)%

Market Cap

USD 22.19B

Volume

1.00M

Average Target Price

USD 192.50 (-2.34%)
Average Analyst Rating

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About

SBA Communications Corporation is an independent owner & operator of wireless communications tower structures, rooftops & other structures that support antennas for communication. Its business segments are site leasing and site development.

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Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-03-22 )

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Communication Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 21.76% 60% D- 73% C
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 21.76% 60% D- 72% C-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 16.36% 82% B- 82% B-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 16.36% 82% B- 81% B-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 114.52% 81% B- 85% B
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 114.52% 74% C 84% B
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 13.28% 68% D+ 67% D+
Dividend Return 13.28% 64% D 64% D
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 21.07% 68% D+ 61% D-
Risk Adjusted Return 63.02% 75% C 70% C-
Market Capitalization 12.65B 91% A- 97% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Communication Services)
Ratio vs. Market
(Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 492.80 4% F 1% F
Price/Book Ratio -7.05 98% A+ 98% A+
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 6.75 13% F 12% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 32.16 11% F 13% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -1.56% 44% F 41% F
Return on Invested Capital 9.10% 69% D+ 68% D+
Return on Assets 0.65% 64% D 51% F
Debt to Equity Ratio -321.50% 89% B+ 97% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Negative Book Value

The company has negative book value.