OTCPK:BGGS.Q

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Executive Summary

Briggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Briggs & Stratton's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BGGS.Q's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-6.3%

BGGS.Q

-6.5%

US Machinery

-4.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

-98.3%

BGGS.Q

4.9%

US Machinery

12.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BGGS.Q underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned 4.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BGGS.Q underperformed the US Market which returned 12% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BGGS.QIndustryMarket
7 Day-6.3%-6.5%-4.1%
30 Day-45.3%1.3%-0.2%
90 Day-35.0%9.4%2.8%
1 Year-98.3%-98.3%7.7%4.9%14.6%12.0%
3 Year-99.4%-99.4%17.6%9.1%35.8%26.8%
5 Year-99.1%-99.2%92.0%70.3%75.2%55.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Briggs & Stratton's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Briggs & Stratton undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.025x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BGGS.Q's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BGGS.Q's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BGGS.Q is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Machinery industry average.

PE vs Market: BGGS.Q is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BGGS.Q's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BGGS.Q is good value based on its PB Ratio (0x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (2.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Briggs & Stratton forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

21.3%

Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Briggs & Stratton has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of BGGS.Q’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Briggs & Stratton's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.

Past Performance

How has Briggs & Stratton performed over the past 5 years?

-67.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BGGS.Q is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BGGS.Q is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BGGS.Q is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 67.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BGGS.Q's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BGGS.Q is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-15%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BGGS.Q has a negative Return on Equity (-88.63%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Briggs & Stratton's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BGGS.Q's short term assets ($843.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($930.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: BGGS.Q's short term assets ($843.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($419.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BGGS.Q's debt to equity ratio (259.7%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: BGGS.Q's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45.7% to 259.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BGGS.Q's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if BGGS.Q's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Briggs & Stratton current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGGS.Q's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGGS.Q'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 BGGS.Q's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BGGS.Q's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BGGS.Q is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BGGS.Q's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Todd Teske (55 yo)

10.75yrs

Tenure

US$4,291,676

Compensation

Mr. Todd J. Teske has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Briggs & Stratton Corporation since January 1, 2010 and September 1, 2008 respectively and also serves as its principal executive off ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Todd's total compensation ($USD4.29M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD593.13K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Todd's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Todd Teske
Chairman10.75yrsUS$4.29m0.54%
$ 32.5k
Mark Schwertfeger
Senior VP & CFO5.17yrsUS$943.37k0.19%
$ 11.3k
David Rodgers
Senior VP of Corporate Development & President of Job Site0.25yrUS$1.22m0.31%
$ 18.8k
William Reitman
Senior VP of Sales – Americas Turf & Consumer Products10yrsUS$1.03m0.18%
$ 11.0k
Harold Redman
Senior VP and President of Turf & Consumer Products Group14.08yrsUS$945.08k0.23%
$ 13.8k
Jeffrey Zeiler
Senior Vice President of Innovation & Technology0.25yrno data0.25%
$ 15.0k
Todd MacKay
Vice President & Chief Information Officerno datano datano data
Kathryn Buono
VP, Corporate Counsel & Secretary5.5yrsUS$859.79k0.14%
$ 8.7k
John E. Booher
Vice President of Legal0.25yrno datano data
Randall Carpenter
Vice President of Communications0.25yrno data0.12%
$ 7.3k
Rachele Lehr
Senior Vice President Corporate Systems & Human Capitalno datano data0.12%
$ 7.0k
Thomas Rugg
Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing - Engine and Power1.5yrsno datano data

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BGGS.Q's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Todd Teske
Chairman10.75yrsUS$4.29m0.54%
$ 32.5k
Frank Jaehnert
Independent Director6.75yrsUS$209.70k0.17%
$ 10.1k
Patricia Kampling
Independent Director9.75yrsUS$239.87k0.025%
$ 1.5k
Brian Walker
Lead Independent Directorno dataUS$244.13k0.019%
$ 1.1k
Henrik Slipsager
Independent Director8yrsUS$218.75k0.047%
$ 2.9k
Charles Story
Independent Director26.75yrsUS$213.75k0.029%
$ 1.8k
Keith McLoughlin
Independent Director13.75yrsUS$203.75k0.011%
$ 684.6
Jeffrey Hennion
Independent Director5.17yrsUS$212.52kno data
Sara Ulbrich-Greenstein
Independent Director2.17yrsUS$206.32kno data

8.9yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BGGS.Q's board of directors are considered experienced (8.9 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: BGGS.Q insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Briggs & Stratton Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Briggs & Stratton Corporation
  • Ticker: BGGS.Q
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1908
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$6.069m
  • Shares outstanding: 42.45m
  • Website: https://www.basco.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Briggs & Stratton Corporation
  • 12301 West Wirth Street
  • Wauwatosa
  • Wisconsin
  • 53222
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BGGS.QOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1968
BS7DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1968

Biography

Briggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. It operates in t ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/30 03:50
End of Day Share Price2020/10/29 00:00
Earnings2020/03/29
Annual Earnings2019/06/30


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.