Dycom Industries (DY) Stock: Why The Price Jumped Today

By Amit Chowdhry ● Nov 23, 2021
  • The stock price of Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE: DY) increased by over 14% during intraday trading today. This is why it happened.

The stock price of Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE: DY) increased by over 14% during intraday trading today. Investors are responding positively to the company’s third quarter results.

Q3 Fiscal 2022 Highlights

— Contract revenues of $854.0 million for the quarter ended October 30, 2021, compared to $810.3 million for the quarter ended October 24, 2020. Contract revenues increased 6.6% on an organic basis after excluding $8.9 million in contract revenues from storm restoration services for the quarter ended October 24, 2020.

— Non-GAAP Adjusted EBITDA of $83.1 million, or 9.7% of contract revenues, for the quarter ended October 30, 2021, compared to $92.8 million, or 11.5% of contract revenues, for the quarter ended October 24, 2020.

— On a GAAP basis, net income was $28.7 million, or $0.94 per common share diluted, for the quarter ended October 30, 2021, compared to $33.9 million, or $1.05 per common share diluted, for the quarter ended October 24, 2020. Non-GAAP Adjusted Net Income was $29.0 million, or $0.95 per common share diluted, for the quarter ended October 30, 2021, compared to $34.4 million, or $1.06 per common share diluted, for the quarter ended October 24, 2020. And the GAAP net income and Non-GAAP Adjusted Net Income for the quarter ended October 30, 2021 includes approximately $3.0 million, or $0.10 per common share diluted, of incremental tax benefits for credits related to tax filings for prior periods.

— The company repaid the aggregate principal of $58.3 million to satisfy and discharge the indenture governing the 0.75% convertible senior notes (the “2021 Convertible Notes”) at maturity in September 2021.

— As of October 30, 2021, the company had cash and equivalents of $263.7 million, no outstanding borrowings on its revolving line of credit, $350 million principal amount of term loan outstanding, and $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of 4.5% senior notes due April 2029 outstanding.

Year-to-Date Fiscal 2022 Highlights

— Contract revenues of $2.369 billion for the nine months ended October 30, 2021, compared to $2.449 billion for the nine months ended October 24, 2020. Contract revenues decreased 3.1% on an organic basis after excluding $3.9 million and $8.9 million in contract revenues from storm restoration services for the nine months ended October 30, 2021 and October 24, 2020, respectively.

— Non-GAAP Adjusted EBITDA of $201.0 million, or 8.5% of contract revenues, for the nine months ended October 30, 2021, compared to $265.3 million, or 10.8% of contract revenues, for the nine months ended October 24, 2020.

— On a GAAP basis, net income was $47.8 million, or $1.54 per common share diluted, for the nine months ended October 30, 2021, compared to $38.5 million, or $1.20 per common share diluted, for the nine months ended October 24, 2020. Non-GAAP Adjusted Net Income was $46.2 million, or $1.50 per common share diluted, for the nine months ended October 30, 2021, compared to $83.7 million, or $2.61 per common share diluted, for the nine months ended October 24, 2020.

— During the nine months ended October 30, 2021, the company issued $500.0 million in aggregate principal amount of 2029 Notes, amended its senior credit facility to extend the maturity to April 2026 and resize capacity, and, with a portion of the net proceeds from the 2029 Notes offering and available cash, repaid $105.0 million of revolver borrowings and $71.9 million of term loan borrowings. Additionally, the company repaid the aggregate principal of $58.3 million to satisfy and discharge the indenture governing the 2021 Convertible Notes at maturity in September 2021.

Outlook

The company expects contract revenues for the quarter ending January 29, 2022 to increase modestly from Non-GAAP Organic Contract Revenues of $691.8 million for the quarter ended January 30, 2021. Non-GAAP Organic Contract Revenues for the quarter ended January 30, 2021 excluded $5.7 million in contract revenues from storm restoration services and $53.2 million for the additional week of operations as a result of the company’s 52/53 week fiscal year. And the non-GAAP Adjusted EBITDA is expected to range from in-line to modestly higher as a percentage of contract revenues for the quarter ending January 29, 2022 as compared to the quarter ended January 30, 2021.

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