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
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Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.
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.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
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.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Briggs & Stratton's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
7 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Briggs & Stratton Corporation's (NYSE:BGG) CEO Pay Justified?
8 months ago | Simply Wall StEasy Come, Easy Go: How Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) Shareholders Got Unlucky And Saw 86% Of Their Cash Evaporate
8 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Are Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) Insiders Spending On Buying Shares?
Is Briggs & Stratton undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
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).
How is Briggs & Stratton forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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.
- 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.
How has Briggs & Stratton performed over the past 5 years?
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.
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 ($419.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BGGS.Q's debt to equity ratio (259.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BGGS.Q's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45.7% to 259.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BGGS.Q's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if BGGS.Q's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Briggs & Stratton current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGGS.Q's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGGS.Q's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BGGS.Q's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BGGS.Q's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BGGS.Q is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BGGS.Q's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Todd Teske (55 yo)
Mr. Todd J. Teske has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Briggs & Stratton Corporation since January 1, 2010 and September 1, 2008 respectively and also serves as its principal executive off ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Todd's total compensation ($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.
|Senior VP & CFO||5.17yrs||US$943.37k||0.19% |
|Senior VP of Corporate Development & President of Job Site||0.25yr||US$1.22m||0.31% |
|Senior VP of Sales – Americas Turf & Consumer Products||10yrs||US$1.03m||0.18% |
|Senior VP and President of Turf & Consumer Products Group||14.08yrs||US$945.08k||0.23% |
|Senior Vice President of Innovation & Technology||0.25yr||no data||0.25% |
|Vice President & Chief Information Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|VP, Corporate Counsel & Secretary||5.5yrs||US$859.79k||0.14% |
|Vice President of Legal||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Communications||0.25yr||no data||0.12% |
|Senior Vice President Corporate Systems & Human Capital||no data||no data||0.12% |
|Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing - Engine and Power||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BGGS.Q's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$209.70k||0.17% |
|Independent Director||9.75yrs||US$239.87k||0.025% |
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$244.13k||0.019% |
|Independent Director||8yrs||US$218.75k||0.047% |
|Independent Director||26.75yrs||US$213.75k||0.029% |
|Independent Director||13.75yrs||US$203.75k||0.011% |
|Independent Director||5.17yrs||US$212.52k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$206.32k||no data|
Experienced Board: BGGS.Q's board of directors are considered experienced (8.9 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Briggs & Stratton Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Briggs & Stratton Corporation
- 12301 West Wirth Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BGGS.Q||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
|BS7||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1968|
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
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/30 03:50|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/29 00:00|
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