Dorman Products Inc.Find Ratings Reports
DORMAN PRODUCTS INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2018 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, however, it was unable to keep up with the growth of the average competitor within its industry. DORMAN PRODUCTS INC is extremely liquid. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 3.40 which clearly shows the ability to cover any short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year, indicating deteriorating cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 5.99% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is very unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Net Sales ($mil)||227.26||221.63|
|Net Income ($mil)||30.65||29.19|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||75.34||156.34|
|Total Assets ($mil)||773.05||738.6|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Gross Profit Margin||41.81||42.3|
|Return on Assets||13.97||14.96|
|Return on Equity||16.44||17.83|
|Debt||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Share Data||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||33.57||34.45|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||19.57||18.0|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||209249.0||237802.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 20.40 for the Auto Components industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.78. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 3.34 indicates valuation on par with the S&P 500 average of 3.22 and a discount versus the industry average of 4.54. The price-to-sales ratio is above the S&P 500 average and well above the industry average, indicating a premium. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, DORMAN PRODUCTS INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|DORM 20.37||Peers 20.40||DORM NA||Peers 13.57|
Average. An average P/E ratio can signify an industry neutral price for a stock and an average growth expectation.
DORM is trading at a valuation on par with 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.
|DORM 14.14||Peers 12.75||DORM 0.62||Peers 0.64|
Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.
DORM is trading at a premium to its peers.
Average. 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.
DORM trades at a valuation on par to its peers.
|DORM 3.34||Peers 4.54||DORM 0.31||Peers 31.08|
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.
DORM 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, DORM is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|DORM 2.42||Peers 1.18||DORM 4.09||Peers 10.93|
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.
DORM is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
DORM significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth