ARCTIC CAT INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2014 has significantly decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income fell significantly, underperforming compared to the average company in its industry.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 2.52% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY14||Q4 FY13|
|Net Sales ($mil)||98.9||145.41|
|Net Income ($mil)||-21.53||-1.55|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY14||Q4 FY13|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||41.26||82.53|
|Total Assets ($mil)||316.85||342.29|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY14||Q4 FY13|
|Gross Profit Margin||-1.36||15.12|
|Return on Assets||1.55||11.51|
|Return on Equity||2.72||21.29|
|Debt||Q4 FY14||Q4 FY13|
|Share Data||Q4 FY14||Q4 FY13|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||12.9||12.88|
|Div / share||0.13||0.1|
|Book value / share||13.98||14.36|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||138663.0||214796.0|
HOLD. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 85.22 for the Leisure Equipment & Products industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 20.83. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.41 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.88 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 5.83. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount.
|ACAT 93.78||Peers 85.22||ACAT NA||Peers 17.05|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
ACAT is trading at a premium to its peers.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
Ratio not available.
|ACAT 18.25||Peers 26.10||ACAT NM||Peers 4.52|
Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.
ACAT is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
ACAT's negative PEG ratio makes this valuation measure meaningless.
|ACAT 2.41||Peers 5.83||ACAT -87.46||Peers -13.93|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
ACAT is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, ACAT is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|ACAT 0.62||Peers 1.83||ACAT -4.35||Peers 9.63|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
ACAT is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
ACAT significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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