Baby Bunting Group Limited operates as specialty retailer of baby goods in Australia.
Solid track record with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Baby Bunting Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BBN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
AU Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
AU Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: BBN exceeded the Australian Specialty Retail industry which returned -21.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BBN exceeded the Australian Market which returned -16.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Baby Bunting Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StBaby Bunting Group Limited (ASX:BBN) Has A ROE Of 13%
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Baby Bunting Group's (ASX:BBN) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDo You Know About Baby Bunting Group Limited’s (ASX:BBN) ROCE?
Is Baby Bunting Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BBN (A$2.39) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$2.15)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BBN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BBN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.3x) compared to the Specialty Retail industry average (7.5x).
PE vs Market: BBN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.3x) compared to the Australian market (13.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BBN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BBN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.3x) compared to the AU Specialty Retail industry average (1.2x).
How is Baby Bunting Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if BBN's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.1%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if BBN's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BBN's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BBN's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BBN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.8%).
How has Baby Bunting Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BBN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BBN's current net profit margins (3.3%) are higher than last year (2.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BBN's earnings have grown by 12.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BBN's earnings growth over the past year (32.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (12.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BBN earnings growth over the past year (32.6%) exceeded the Specialty Retail industry -2.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BBN's Return on Equity (13.4%) is considered low.
How is Baby Bunting Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BBN's short term assets (A$96.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$82.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: BBN's short term assets (A$96.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$104.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BBN's debt to equity ratio (22.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BBN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 11.9% to 22.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BBN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (75.6%).
Interest Coverage: BBN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (25.9x coverage).
What is Baby Bunting Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BBN's dividend (3.85%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (3.1%).
High Dividend: BBN's dividend (3.85%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (8.08%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BBN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: BBN's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (93.6%), BBN's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BBN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (62.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Matthew Spencer, also known as Matt, has been the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Baby Bunting Group Limited since February 2012 and has been its Director since April 23, 2012.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Matt's total compensation ($USD708.42K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD586.71K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Matt's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|CEO, MD & Director||8.17yrs||AU$1.16m||1.07% A$3.3m|
|CFO & Company Secretary||6.25yrs||AU$745.45k||0.30% A$911.5k|
|General Manager of Operations||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Legal Counsel & Company Secretary||4.17yrs||no data||no data|
|General Manager of Merchandise & Marketing||6.92yrs||no data||no data|
|General Manager of Human Resources||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BBN's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
|CEO, MD & Director||8.17yrs||AU$1.16m||1.07% A$3.3m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.67yrs||AU$88.98k||0.16% A$478.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.33yrs||AU$47.18k||0.016% A$47.8k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||3.42yrs||AU$138.64k||0.71% A$2.2m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.25yrs||AU$80.03k||0.028% A$86.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.17yrs||AU$95.32k||0.016% A$47.8k|
Experienced Board: BBN's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BBN insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Baby Bunting Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Baby Bunting Group Limited
- Ticker: BBN
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1979
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: AU$304.879m
- Shares outstanding: 127.56m
- Website: https://www.babybuntingcorporate.com.au
Number of Employees
- Baby Bunting Group Limited
- 955 Taylors Road
- Dandenong South
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BBN||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Oct 2015|
|BBN||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Oct 2015|
|B14||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2015|
Baby Bunting Group Limited operates as specialty retailer of baby goods in Australia. The company’s principal product categories include prams, cots and nursery furniture, car safety, toys, babywear, feeding, nappies, and Manchester and associated accessories. Its products primarily cater to parents with children from newborn to three years of age, and parents-to-be. The company operates a network of 53 stores, as well as sells products through babybunting.com.au, an online store. Baby Bunting Group Limited was founded in 1979 and is based in Dandenong South, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/08 11:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/08 00:00|
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