GRG Stock Overview
Greggs plc operates as a bakery food-on-the-go retailer in the United Kingdom.
No risks detected for GRG from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£26.28|
|52 Week High||UK£34.43|
|52 Week Low||UK£19.83|
|1 Month Change||-16.78%|
|3 Month Change||-13.50%|
|1 Year Change||27.82%|
|3 Year Change||67.71%|
|5 Year Change||172.47%|
|Change since IPO||6,503.02%|
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|GRG||GB Hospitality||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: GRG exceeded the UK Hospitality industry which returned 2.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GRG exceeded the UK Market which returned 8.7% over the past year.
|GRG Average Weekly Movement||4.5%|
|Hospitality Industry Average Movement||5.4%|
|Market Average Movement||5.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.5%|
Stable Share Price: GRG is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GRG's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Greggs plc operates as a bakery food-on-the-go retailer in the United Kingdom. It offers a range of fresh and frozen bakery products, sandwiches, and drinks. The company sells its products through its shops in travel, leisure, and work-centered catchments; and franchised shops operated by partners in travel and other convenience locations.
Greggs Fundamentals Summary
|GRG fundamental statistics|
Is GRG overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GRG income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£373.70m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jul 03, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Mar 08, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.84|
|Net Profit Margin||8.06%|
How did GRG perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is Greggs 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: GRG (£26.28) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£8.08)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GRG is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GRG is good value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the UK Hospitality industry average (47.7x).
PE vs Market: GRG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the UK market (19.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GRG is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GRG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.9x) compared to the GB Hospitality industry average (2.2x).
How is Greggs forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GRG's forecast earnings growth (7.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: GRG's earnings (7.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (12.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GRG's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: GRG's revenue (10.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GRG's revenue (10.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GRG's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (24.6%)
How has Greggs performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GRG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GRG's current net profit margins (8.1%) are higher than last year (0.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GRG's earnings have declined by 9.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GRG's earnings growth over the past year (2352.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-9.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GRG earnings growth over the past year (2352.3%) exceeded the Hospitality industry 24.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GRG's Return on Equity (22.1%) is considered high.
How is Greggs's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GRG's short term assets (£179.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (£169.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: GRG's short term assets (£179.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£253.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GRG is debt free.
Reducing Debt: GRG had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: GRG has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: GRG has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Greggs's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GRG's dividend (1.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.37%).
High Dividend: GRG's dividend (1.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.04%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GRG's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GRG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (17.8%), GRG's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: GRG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Roger Whiteside (63 yo)
Mr. Roger Whiteside, OBE, has been the Chief Executive of Greggs plc since February 4, 2013. Mr. Whiteside served as the Chief Executive Officer of Punch Taverns plc from August 2011 to February 1, 2013. H...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Roger's total compensation ($USD874.67K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD1.83M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roger's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: GRG's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: GRG's board of directors are considered experienced (8 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.
Greggs plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Greggs plc
- Ticker: GRG
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1939
- Industry: Restaurants
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Implied Market Cap: UK£2.668b
- Shares outstanding: 101.52m
- Website: https://corporate.greggs.co.uk
Number of Employees
- Greggs plc
- Greggs House
- Quorum Business Park
- Newcastle upon Tyne
- Tyne and Wear
- NE12 8BU
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/21 21:17|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 00:00|
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