PETS Stock Overview
Pets at Home Group Plc engages in the specialist omnichannel retailing of pet food, pet related products, and pet accessories in the United Kingdom.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£3.17|
|52 Week High||UK£5.25|
|52 Week Low||UK£2.67|
|1 Month Change||-8.23%|
|3 Month Change||-12.40%|
|1 Year Change||-30.57%|
|3 Year Change||64.21%|
|5 Year Change||94.83%|
|Change since IPO||33.03%|
Recent News & Updates
|PETS||GB Specialty Retail||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: PETS underperformed the UK Specialty Retail industry which returned -25% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PETS underperformed the UK Market which returned -6.8% over the past year.
|PETS Average Weekly Movement||6.2%|
|Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement||6.3%|
|Market Average Movement||5.4%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.8%|
Stable Share Price: PETS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PETS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Pets at Home Group Plc engages in the specialist omnichannel retailing of pet food, pet related products, and pet accessories in the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Retail, Vet Group, and Central. The company offers a range of pet foods for dogs, cats, small animals, fish, reptiles, and birds.
at Home Group Fundamentals Summary
|PETS fundamental statistics|
Is PETS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|PETS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£670.40m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
Nov 25, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.25|
|Net Profit Margin||9.45%|
How did PETS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
3.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is PETS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for PETS?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is PETS's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does PETS's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|PETS PE Ratio vs Peers|
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Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: PETS is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.6x) compared to the peer average (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does PETS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the GB Specialty Retail Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: PETS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.6x) compared to the UK Specialty Retail industry average (8x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is PETS's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||12.6x|
|Fair PE Ratio||13.9x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: PETS is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13.9x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of PETS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: PETS (£3.17) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£6.05)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PETS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PETS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.6x)
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How is at Home Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Future Growth Score2/6
Future Growth Score 2/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PETS's forecast earnings growth (3.5% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: PETS's earnings (3.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (11% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PETS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: PETS's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PETS's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PETS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.5%).
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How has at Home Group performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PETS has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PETS's current net profit margins (9.4%) are higher than last year (8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PETS's earnings have grown by 16.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PETS's earnings growth over the past year (35.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (16.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PETS earnings growth over the past year (35.9%) underperformed the Specialty Retail industry 46.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PETS's Return on Equity (11.9%) is considered low.
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How is at Home Group's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PETS's short term assets (£317.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (£309.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: PETS's short term assets (£317.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£408.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PETS has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: PETS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 23.8% to 9.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PETS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (256%).
Interest Coverage: PETS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.6x coverage).
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What is at Home Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PETS's dividend (3.73%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.86%).
High Dividend: PETS's dividend (3.73%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.17%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, PETS has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PETS's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (47.4%), PETS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (30.4%), PETS's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ms. Lyssa R. McGowan is Group Chief Executive Officer of Pets at Home Group Plc from June 1, 2022 and serves as Director from April 25, 2022. She is Chief Consumer Officer at Sky UK, responsible for the TV...
Experienced Management: PETS's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: PETS's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: PETS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Pets at Home Group Plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Pets at Home Group Plc
- Ticker: PETS
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: UK£1.569b
- Shares outstanding: 495.72m
- Website: https://investors.petsathome.com
Number of Employees
- Pets at Home Group Plc
- Epsom Avenue
- Stanley Green Trading Estate
- SK9 3RN
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/29 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/29 00:00|
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