MONRO MUFFLER BRAKE INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 13.84% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Net Sales ($mil)||221.3||205.32|
|Net Income ($mil)||16.33||13.65|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||0.0||2.07|
|Total Assets ($mil)||904.09||734.36|
|Total Debt ($mil)||279.3||184.48|
|Profitability||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Gross Profit Margin||40.43||43.59|
|Return on Assets||6.69||6.34|
|Return on Equity||13.5||11.83|
|Debt||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Share Data||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||31.55||31.4|
|Div / share||0.13||0.11|
|Book value / share||14.12||12.46|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||192686.0||212629.0|
BUY. MONRO MUFFLER BRAKE INC's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 22.85 for the Specialty Retail industry and a premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 18.92. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 3.41 indicates a premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.61 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 6.86. The current price-to-sales ratio is similar to the S&P 500 average, but it is above the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, MONRO MUFFLER BRAKE INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|MNRO 26.02||Peers 22.85||MNRO NA||Peers 18.14|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
MNRO 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.
|MNRO 20.10||Peers 19.76||MNRO 1.26||Peers 2.25|
Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.
MNRO is trading at a premium to its peers.
Discount. 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.
MNRO trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|MNRO 3.41||Peers 6.86||MNRO 28.47||Peers 20.01|
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.
MNRO is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
MNRO is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|MNRO 1.77||Peers 1.37||MNRO 7.63||Peers 6.42|
Premium. 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.
MNRO is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
MNRO has a sales growth rate that exceeds its peers.
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