NasdaqCM:CRWS

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Crown Crafts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the consumer products industry in the United States and internationally.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet, undervalued and pays a dividend.

Share Price & News

How has Crown Crafts's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.5%

CRWS

1.8%

US Luxury

1.0%

US Market


1 Year Return

21.5%

CRWS

15.2%

US Luxury

8.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CRWS exceeded the US Luxury industry which returned 15.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CRWS exceeded the US Market which returned 8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CRWSIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.5%1.8%1.0%
30 Day18.2%8.6%-0.07%
90 Day41.2%4.2%-1.0%
1 Year29.2%21.5%17.5%15.2%10.4%8.0%
3 Year-20.3%-35.0%57.7%50.7%46.2%36.7%
5 Year23.4%-9.3%53.3%43.3%64.3%46.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Crown Crafts's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is Crown Crafts undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CRWS ($6.44) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($17.42)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CRWS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CRWS is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.2x) compared to the Luxury industry average (17.2x).

PE vs Market: CRWS is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.2x) compared to the US market (17.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CRWS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (8.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CRWS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Luxury industry average (1.6x).


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Future Growth

How is Crown Crafts forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

1.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CRWS's forecast earnings growth (1.3% per year) is below the savings rate (2.7%).

Earnings vs Market: CRWS's earnings (1.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CRWS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CRWS's revenue (1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CRWS's revenue (1% 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 CRWS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Crown Crafts performed over the past 5 years?

-8.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CRWS's earnings have declined by -8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CRWS's earnings growth over the past year (110.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CRWS earnings growth over the past year (110.6%) exceeded the Luxury industry 23.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CRWS's Return on Equity (14%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: CRWS has a higher Return on Assets than the Luxury industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: CRWS's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Crown Crafts's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CRWS's short term assets ($37.5M) exceeds its short term liabilities ($11.6M)

Long Term Liabilities: CRWS's short term assets (37.5M) exceeds its long term liabilities (1.7M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CRWS is debt free.

Reducing Debt: CRWS had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: CRWS has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: CRWS has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: CRWS has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: CRWS's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are -1.6898856881782E+17x debt).


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Dividend

What is Crown Crafts's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

4.97%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company5.0%marketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.4%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: CRWS's dividend (4.97%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).

High Dividend: CRWS's dividend (4.97%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.68%)

Stable Dividend: CRWS's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: CRWS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (55.4%), CRWS's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

What is the CEO of Crown Crafts's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

11.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

E. Chestnut (71yo)

18.3yrs

Tenure

US$799,069

Compensation

Mr. E. Randall Chestnut has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Crown Crafts Inc., the holding company of Crown Crafts Infant Products, Inc., since July 2001. Mr. Chestnut joined Crown Crafts ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: E.'s total compensation ($USD799.07K) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD509.77K).

Compensation vs Earnings: E.'s compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

11.8yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CRWS's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

18.3yrs

Average Tenure

71yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CRWS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 18.3 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

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


Recent Insider Transactions

SellUS$77,62916 Aug 19
Nanci Freeman
EntityIndividual
Role
Unit President
CEO & President of Crown Crafts Infant Products Inc
Shares15,000
Max PriceUS$5.25

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • E. Chestnut (71yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 18.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$799.07k
  • Nanci Freeman (61yo)

    CEO & President of Crown Crafts Infant Products Inc

    • Tenure: 20.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$364.30k
  • Olivia Elliott (50yo)

    VP, CFO & Secretary

    • Tenure: 11.1yrs
    • Compensation: US$420.46k
  • Kenny Cowart

    Corporate Director of Information Systems

    • Tenure: 12.4yrs
  • Mary Bush

    Director of International Sales

    • Tenure: 9.3yrs
  • Donna Sheridan

    President and CEO of NoJo Baby & Kids

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$440.90k

Board Members

  • E. Chestnut (71yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 18.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$799.07k
  • Don Ratajczak (76yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 18.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$101.02k
  • Sid Kirschner (84yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 18.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$87.02k
  • Zenon Nie (68yo)

    Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 12.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$121.52k
  • Pat Stensrud (71yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$92.52k

Company Information

Crown Crafts, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Crown Crafts, Inc.
  • Ticker: CRWS
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1957
  • Industry: Textiles
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: US$65.169m
  • Shares outstanding: 10.12m
  • Website: https://www.crowncrafts.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Crown Crafts, Inc.
  • 916 South Burnside Avenue
  • Gonzales
  • Louisiana
  • 70737
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CRWSNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 1969

Biography

Crown Crafts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the consumer products industry in the United States and internationally. It provides infant, toddler, and juvenile products, including infant and t ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/22 00:02
End of Day Share Price2019/10/21 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.