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Snap-on Graham Number

: $142.00 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Graham Number is a figure that measures a stock's fundamental value by taking into account the company's earnings per share and book value per share. The Graham number is the upper bound of the price range that a defensive investor should pay for the stock. According to the theory, any stock price below the Graham number is considered undervalued, and thus worth investing in.

As of today (2022-08-07), the stock price of Snap-on is $223.00. Snap-on's graham number for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $142.00. Therefore, Snap-on's Price to Graham Number ratio for today is 1.57.

The historical rank and industry rank for Snap-on's Graham Number or its related term are showing as below:

SNA' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95   Med: 1.74   Max: 9.13
Current: 1.57

During the past 13 years, the highest Price to Graham Number ratio of Snap-on was 9.13. The lowest was 0.95. And the median was 1.74.

SNA's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked worse than
53.39% of 2062 companies
in the Industrial Products industry
Industry Median: 1.44 vs SNA: 1.57

Graham Number is a combination of asset valuation and earnings power valuation. It is a very conservative way of valuing a stock.


Snap-on Graham Number Historical Data

The historical data trend for Snap-on's Graham Number can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Snap-on Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Graham Number
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 81.92 97.11 107.25 110.83 131.77

Snap-on Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Graham Number Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 124.05 126.95 131.82 137.94 142.00

Competitive Comparison

For the Tools & Accessories subindustry, Snap-on's Graham Number, along with its competitors' market caps and Graham Number data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Snap-on Graham Number Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, Snap-on's Graham Number distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Snap-on's Graham Number falls into.



Snap-on Graham Number Calculation

Graham Number is a concept based on Ben Graham's conservative valuation of companies.

Snap-on's Graham Number for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Graham Number
=sqrt of (22.5* Tangible Book per Share *EPS without NRI)
=sqrt of (22.5*51.726*14.92)
=131.77

Snap-on's Graham Number for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Graham Number
=sqrt of (22.5*Tangible Book per Share*EPS without NRI (TTM))
=sqrt of (22.5*56.223*15.94)
=142.00

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Snap-on  (NYSE:SNA) Graham Number Explanation

Ben Graham actually did not publish a formula like this. But he wrote in The Intelligent Investor (1948 version) regarding to the criteria for purchases:

Current price should not be more than 15 times average earnings of the past three years.

Current price should not be more than 1.5 times the book value last reported. However, a multiplier of earnings below 15 could justify a correspondingly higher multiplier of assets. As a rule of thumb we suggest that the product of the multiplier times the ratio of price to book value should not exceed 22.5. (This figure corresponds to 15 times earnings and 1.5 times book value. It would admit an issue selling at only 9 times earnings and 2.5 times asset value, etc.)

Unlike valuation methods such as DCF or Discounted Earnings, the Graham number does not take growth into the valuation. Unlike the valuation methods based on book value alone, it takes into account the earnings power. Therefore, the Graham Number is a combination of asset valuation and earnings power valuation.

In general, the Graham number is a very conservative way of valuing a stock. It cannot be applied to companies with negative book values.

Snap-on's Price to Graham number Ratio for today is calculated as

Price to Graham number=Share Price (Today)/Graham number (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=223.00/142.00
=1.57

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

Please keep these in mind:

1. Graham Number does not take growth into account. Therefore it underestimates the values of the companies that have good earnings growth. We feel that if the earnings per share grows more than 10% a year, Graham Number underestimates the value.
2. Graham Number punishes the companies that have temporarily low earnings. Therefore, an average of earnings makes more sense in the calculation of Graham Number.
3. Graham Numbers underestimates companies that are light with book.


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Snap-on Business Description

Snap-on logo
Address
2801 80th Street, Kenosha, WI, USA, 53143
Snap-on is a manufacturer of premium tools and software for repair professionals. Hand tools are sold through franchisee-operated mobile vans that serve auto technicians who purchase tools at their own expense. A unique element of its business model is that franchisees bear significant risk, as they must invest in the mobile van, inventory, and software. At the same time, franchisees extend personal credit directly to technicians on an individual tool basis. Snap-on currently operates three segments-repair systems and information, commercial and industrial, and tools. The company's finance arm provides financing to franchisees to run their operations, which includes offering loans and leases for mobile vans.
Executives
Ozolins Marty V. officer: Vice President & Controller 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Arregui Jesus officer: Sr VP & President - Commercial 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Chambers Timothy L officer: Sr VP & Pres - Tools 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Miller Richard Thomas officer: VP, Gen Counsel & Secretary 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Lemerand June C officer: VP & Chief Information Officer 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Strege Richard K officer: Vice President & Controller 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Adams David Charles director C/O CURTISS-WRIGHT CORPORATION 4 BECKER FARM ROAD ROSELAND NJ 07068
Banerjee Anup R officer: Sr VP & Chief Devel. Officer 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Stebbins Donald J director C/O WABCO HOLDINGS INC. ONE CENTENNIAL AVENUE PISCATAWAY NJ 08855
Gillis Ruth Ann M director 10 SOUTH DEERBORN STREET 37TH FLOOR CHICAGO IL 80603
Knueppel Henry W director 200 STATE STREET BELOIT WI 53511
Sherrill Gregg M director 5757 N. GREEN BAY AVENUE P.O. BOX 591 MILWAUKEE WI 53201-0591
Pagliari Aldo John officer: SVP-Finance & CFO 2801 80TH STREET KENOSHA WI 53143
Jones Nathan J director DEERE & COMPANY ONE JOHN DEERE PLACE MOLINE IL 61265
Lehman William Dudley director

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