Hugo Boss AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes clothes, shoes, and accessories for men and women worldwide. More Details
No risks detected for BOSS from our risk checks.
Excellent balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Hugo Boss's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BOSS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BOSS's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BOSS exceeded the German Luxury industry which returned 9.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOSS exceeded the German Market which returned 22.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hugo Boss's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Hugo Boss 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: BOSS (€49.72) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€93.92)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BOSS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BOSS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German Luxury industry average.
PE vs Market: BOSS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BOSS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BOSS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.4x) compared to the DE Luxury industry average (2.1x).
How is Hugo Boss forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BOSS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.01%).
Earnings vs Market: BOSS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BOSS's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BOSS's revenue (9.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BOSS's revenue (9.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BOSS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.9%)
How has Hugo Boss performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BOSS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BOSS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOSS is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 38.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BOSS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BOSS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Luxury industry (88.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BOSS has a negative Return on Equity (0.1%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Hugo Boss's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOSS's short term assets (€1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (€845.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: BOSS's short term assets (€1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (€934.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BOSS's debt to equity ratio (36.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BOSS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 45.5% to 36.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BOSS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (138%).
Interest Coverage: BOSS's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.5x coverage).
What is Hugo Boss's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BOSS's dividend (0.081%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (0.98%).
High Dividend: BOSS's dividend (0.081%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.17%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BOSS is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: BOSS is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BOSS is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BOSS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Daniel Grieder (59 yo)
Mr. Daniel Grieder serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Managing Board at Hugo Boss AG since June 1, 2021. He had been the Chief Executive Officer of PVH B.V. at PVH Corp since July 2014 u...
Experienced Management: BOSS's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BOSS's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hugo Boss AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hugo Boss AG
- Ticker: BOSS
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: €3.431b
- Shares outstanding: 69.02m
- Website: https://www.hugoboss.com
Number of Employees
- Hugo Boss AG
- Dieselstrasse 12
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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