Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd retails clothing, footwear, and other goods for men, women, and kids.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$3.40|
|52 Week High||AU$2.16|
|52 Week Low||AU$3.60|
|1 Month Change||6.58%|
|3 Month Change||n/a|
|1 Year Change||n/a|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||41.67%|
Recent News & Updates
|BST||AU Specialty Retail||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how BST performed against the Australian Specialty Retail industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how BST performed against the Australian Market.
Stable Share Price: BST is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine BST's volatility change over the past year.
About the Company
Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd retails clothing, footwear, and other goods for men, women, and kids. The company provides underwear, lingerie and sleepwear, denim, accessories, activewear, health and beauty products, jackets and knitwear, jeans and jeggings, jumpers and hoodies, pants and leggings, shoes, shorts and skirts, tops and T-shirts, bodysuits, sweatpants and trackpants, rompers, wraps, socks, and workwear, as well as maternity products. It also offers blankets and throws; sports products; bathroom and kitchen products, and beach towels; lunch boxes, toys, and water bottles; and hair accessories, hand sanitizers, face masks, lip balms, band aids, and bandages.
Best&Less Group Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|BST fundamental statistics|
Is BST overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BST income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$323.74m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 27, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.68|
|Net Profit Margin||14.10%|
How did BST perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Best&Less Group Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BST (A$3.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$9.54)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BST is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BST is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the Australian Specialty Retail industry average (11.2x).
PE vs Market: BST is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the Australian market (19.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BST's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BST is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10.3x) compared to the AU Specialty Retail industry average (3.8x).
How is Best&Less Group Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BST's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-16.4% per year).
Earnings vs Market: BST's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-16.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BST's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BST's revenue (5.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BST's revenue (5.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BST's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (46%).
How has Best&Less Group Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Last years revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BST has a large one-off gain of A$60.4M impacting its June 27 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BST became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if BST's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BST has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BST has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (91.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BST's Return on Equity (205.5%) is considered outstanding.
How is Best&Less Group Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BST's short term assets (A$122.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities (A$134.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: BST's short term assets (A$122.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$165.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BST is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BST has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BST has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: BST has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Best&Less Group Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BST's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BST's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BST's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BST's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BST is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BST's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Rodney Orrock, also known as Rod, is Chief Executive Officer of Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd. since joined in 2016. He served as Director of Buying and Marketing at Dick Smith Holdings Limited from May...
Experienced Management: BST's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BST's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: BST only recently listed within the past 12 months.
Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd
- Ticker: BST
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: AU$442.648m
- Shares outstanding: 130.19m
- Website: https://www.bestandless.com.au
- Best&Less Group Holdings Ltd
- 657-673 Parramatta Road
- New South Wales
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 15:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.