DB:BOSS

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Executive Summary

Hugo Boss AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes fashion and accessories for men and women worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet established dividend payer.


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Share Price & News

How has Hugo Boss's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

5.1%

DB:BOSS

-1.8%

DE Luxury

1.8%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-22.0%

DB:BOSS

23.8%

DE Luxury

-3.5%

DE Market

BOSS underperformed the Luxury industry which returned 23.8% over the past year.

BOSS underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -3.5% over the past year.


Share holder returns

BOSSIndustryMarket
7 Day5.1%-1.8%1.8%
30 Day8.4%6.1%8.6%
90 Day-1.3%4.0%3.3%
1 Year-18.2%-22.0%26.0%23.8%-0.5%-3.5%
3 Year20.7%6.8%80.4%71.8%20.6%10.3%
5 Year-32.8%-46.2%230.7%191.6%30.7%12.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Hugo Boss's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Hugo Boss undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

37%

Discount to future cash flow value


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Hugo Boss's share price is below the future cash flow value, and at a moderate discount (> 20%).

Hugo Boss's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

Hugo Boss is good value based on earnings compared to the DE Luxury industry average.

Hugo Boss is good value based on earnings compared to the Germany market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Hugo Boss is poor value based on expected growth next year.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Hugo Boss is overvalued based on assets compared to the DE Luxury industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Hugo Boss expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 21 analysts?

10.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Hugo Boss's revenue is expected to grow by 4.2% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Hugo Boss's earnings are expected to grow by 10.7% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Hugo Boss's revenue growth is positive but not above the Germany market average.

Hugo Boss's earnings growth is positive but not above the Germany market average.

Hugo Boss's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 0.2%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Hugo Boss is expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity greater than 20%).


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Past Performance

How has Hugo Boss performed over the past 5 years?

-10.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Hugo Boss's year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years and the most recent earnings are below average.

Hugo Boss's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.

Hugo Boss's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the DE Luxury industry average.


Return on Equity

Hugo Boss has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%).


Return on Assets

Hugo Boss used its assets more efficiently than the DE Luxury industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

Hugo Boss's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


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Financial Health

How is Hugo Boss's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Hugo Boss is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Hugo Boss's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Hugo Boss's level of debt (32.4%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (41.4% vs 32.4% today).

Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (148%, greater than 20% of total debt).

Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 24.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 3.7x debt.


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Dividend

What is Hugo Boss's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

5.87%

Expected Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Hugo Boss's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in Germany (1.4%).

Hugo Boss's dividend is above the markets top 25% of dividend payers in Germany (3.85%).

Dividends per share have been volatile in the past 10 years (annual drop of over 20%).

Dividends per share have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividends paid are covered by earnings (1.2x coverage).


Future Payout to Shareholders

Dividends after 3 years are expected to be covered by earnings (1.3x coverage).


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Management

What is the CEO of Hugo Boss's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.2yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mark Langer (51yo)

3.3yrs

Tenure

€2,884,000

Compensation

Mr. Mark Alexander Langer has been Chairman of the Managing Board and Chief Executive Officer at Hugo Boss AG since May 19, 2016. Mr. Langer served as a Managing Board Member at Hugo Boss AG since January  ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Mark's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.

Mark's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.


Management Age and Tenure

3.2yrs

Average Tenure

52.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Hugo Boss management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Hugo Boss board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Ingo Wilts (54yo)

    Chief Brand Officer & Member of Managing Board

    • Tenure: 3.1yrs
    • Compensation: €1.93m
  • Mark Langer (51yo)

    Chairman of Managing Board & CEO

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: €2.88m
  • Yves Müller (50yo)

    CFO & Member of Managing Board

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: €1.90m
  • Hjördis Kettenbach

    Head of Corporate Communications

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Stephan Born

    Managing Director Northern Europe

    • Tenure: 6.2yrs
  • Gareth Incledon

    CEO & President of the Asia Pacific Region

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Fridolin Klumpp (61yo)

    Senior VP of Global Human Resources & Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Christian Stoehr

    Head of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Michel Perraudin (71yo)

    Chairman of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Antonio Simina (64yo)

    Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Gaetano Marzotto (67yo)

    Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 9.6yrs
  • Hermann Waldemer (61yo)

    Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Luca Marzotto (48yo)

    Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 9.6yrs
  • Sinan Piskin (41yo)

    Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 10.8yrs
  • Kirsten Kistermann-Christophe (55yo)

    Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Tanja Grzesch (46yo)

    Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Anita Kessel (62yo)

    Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Fridolin Klumpp (61yo)

    Senior VP of Global Human Resources & Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs

Company Information

Hugo Boss AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Hugo Boss AG
  • Ticker: BOSS
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1924
  • Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: €3.719b
  • Shares outstanding: 69.02m
  • Website: https://www.group.hugoboss.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Hugo Boss AG
  • Dieselstrasse 12
  • Metzingen
  • Baden-Württemberg
  • 72555
  • Germany

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HUGP.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)NPV (BR)USUSDJan 1992
BOSSDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1992
BOSSXTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1992
0Q8FLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBEURJan 1992
BOSSDBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesCommon StockGBEURJan 1992
BOSSSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon StockCHCHFJan 1992
BOSS NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon StockMXMXNJan 1992
BOSSWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesCommon StockATEURJan 1992
BOSS.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)SPONSORED ADRUSUSDJan 2013
BOSADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)SPONSORED ADRDEEURJan 2013

Biography

Hugo Boss AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes fashion and accessories for men and women worldwide. The company offers businesswear, casual outfits, athleisurewear, and ev ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/14 22:40
End of Day Share Price2019/09/13 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.