Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp.Find Ratings Reports
BIG 5 SPORTING GOODS CORP's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, underperforming the average competitor within its industry. BIG 5 SPORTING GOODS CORP has very weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.10 which clearly shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity decreased from the same period a year ago, despite already having very weak liquidity to begin with. This would indicate deteriorating cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has decreased by 8.76% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||242.89||266.28|
|Net Income ($mil)||-12.95||7.69|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||7.17||7.9|
|Total Assets ($mil)||445.06||433.58|
|Total Debt ($mil)||49.55||13.33|
|Profitability||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||32.01||34.62|
|Return on Assets||0.24||3.89|
|Return on Equity||0.59||8.23|
|Debt||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Share Data||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||21.35||22.01|
|Div / share||0.15||0.15|
|Book value / share||8.76||9.31|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||888311.0||1324695.0|
HOLD. BIG 5 SPORTING GOODS CORP's P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 25.10 for the Specialty Retail industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.51. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 0.96 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.18 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 59.98. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount.
|BGFV 281.67||Peers 25.10||BGFV NM||Peers 14.74|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
BGFV is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
BGFV's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|BGFV 15.36||Peers 17.39||BGFV 0.29||Peers 0.96|
Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.
BGFV is trading at a discount 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.
BGFV trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|BGFV 0.96||Peers 59.98||BGFV -96.16||Peers -6.28|
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.
BGFV 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, BGFV is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|BGFV 0.18||Peers 1.55||BGFV -1.14||Peers 5.82|
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.
BGFV 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.
BGFV significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth