Signet Jewelers Limited engages in the retail sale of diamond jewelry, watches, and other products.
Fair value with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Signet Jewelers's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SZ2's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
DE Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: SZ2 underperformed the German Specialty Retail industry which returned -0.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SZ2 underperformed the German Market which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Signet Jewelers's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Signet Jewelers 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: SZ2 (€8.97) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€12.72)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SZ2 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SZ2 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Specialty Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: SZ2 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 SZ2's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SZ2 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the DE Specialty Retail industry average (1x).
How is Signet Jewelers forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SZ2 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: SZ2 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: SZ2 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SZ2's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SZ2's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SZ2's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Signet Jewelers performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SZ2 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SZ2 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SZ2 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 49.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SZ2's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SZ2 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (-4.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SZ2 has a negative Return on Equity (-5.1%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Signet Jewelers's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SZ2's short term assets ($4.0B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: SZ2's short term assets ($4.0B) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SZ2's debt to equity ratio (84.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SZ2's debt to equity ratio has increased from 48.5% to 84.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SZ2's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (32.6%).
Interest Coverage: SZ2 is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Signet Jewelers's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SZ2's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SZ2's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SZ2's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SZ2's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SZ2 is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SZ2's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gina Drosos (57yo)
Ms. Virginia C. Drosos, also known as Gina, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Signet Jewelers Limited (Formerly, Signet Group PLC) since August 1, 2017. Ms. Drosos served as the President of Assurex ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gina's total compensation ($USD9.22M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.03M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gina's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Director||2.92yrs||US$9.22m||0.43% $2.1m|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.25yrs||US$2.52m||no data|
|Chief Legal & Strategy Officer and Corporate Secretary||5.58yrs||US$2.42m||0.047% $228.7k|
|Chief People Officer||2.17yrs||US$1.70m||0.023% $115.2k|
|President of Kay||1.33yrs||US$1.51m||0.033% $163.6k|
|Chief Accounting Officer||0.33yr||no data||0.017% $85.4k|
|Chief Information Officer||2.67yrs||no data||0.017% $82.1k|
|Senior VP of Investor Relations||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Communications Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer & Executive VP of Jared||no data||no data||no data|
|President of JamesAllen.com & Chief Digital Innovation Advisor||2.83yrs||US$3.19m||0.32% $1.6m|
|Senior Vice President of In-House Credit Operations & Customer Care||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SZ2's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||2.92yrs||US$9.22m||0.43% $2.1m|
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||US$199.74k||0.024% $117.5k|
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$268.77k||0.023% $113.3k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||8.08yrs||US$490.23k||0.10% $494.0k|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$238.77k||0.025% $124.5k|
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$263.77k||0.023% $112.8k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6.83yrs||US$258.77k||0.036% $176.4k|
|Independent Director||6.92yrs||US$258.77k||0.038% $184.5k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$238.77k||0.020% $95.9k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$238.77k||0.027% $132.4k|
Experienced Board: SZ2'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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Signet Jewelers Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Signet Jewelers Limited
- Ticker: SZ2
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1950
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$558.808m
- Listing Market Cap: US$490.298m
- Shares outstanding: 52.32m
- Website: https://www.signetjewelers.com
Number of Employees
- Signet Jewelers Limited
- Clarendon House
- 2 Church Street
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|0P6A||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 1988|
|SZ2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 1988|
|SIG||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jul 1988|
Signet Jewelers Limited engages in the retail sale of diamond jewelry, watches, and other products. As of February 01, 2020, it operated 3,208 stores and kiosks. The company operates through three segments: North America, International, and Other. The North America segment operates jewelry stores in malls and off-mall locations primarily under the Kay Jewelers, Kay Jewelers Outlet, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, Jared Vault, Zales Jewelers, Zales Outlet, Piercing Pagoda, Peoples Jewellers, Gordon’s Jewelers, and Mappins Jewellers regional banners; and JamesAllen.com, an online jewelry retailer Website. This segment operated 2,639 locations in the United States and 118 locations in Canada. The International segment operates stores in shopping malls and off-mall locations, principally under the H.Samuel and Ernest Jones brands. This segment operated 451 stores in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and the Channel Islands. The Other segment is involved in the purchase and conversion of rough diamonds to polished stones, as well as provision of diamond polishing services. Signet Jewelers Limited was founded in 1950 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/15 21:29|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/15 00:00|
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