lululemon athletica inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, distributes, and retails athletic apparel and accessories for women, men, and female youth.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Lululemon Athletica's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LULU has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LULU exceeded the US Luxury industry which returned 9.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LULU exceeded the US Market which returned 17.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Lululemon Athletica's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 269%
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StLululemon Athletica's (NASDAQ:LULU) Earnings Are Growing But Is There More To The Story?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StCould The Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
Is Lululemon Athletica 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: LULU ($255.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($176.42)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LULU is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LULU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (59.1x) compared to the Luxury industry average (17.8x).
PE vs Market: LULU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (59.1x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: LULU is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LULU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (20.2x) compared to the US Luxury industry average (1.2x).
How is Lululemon Athletica forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 32 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: LULU's forecast earnings growth (13.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: LULU's earnings (13.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: LULU's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: LULU's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LULU's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LULU's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (38.1%)
How has Lululemon Athletica performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LULU has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LULU's current net profit margins (15.1%) are higher than last year (12.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LULU's earnings have grown by 16.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LULU's earnings growth over the past year (44.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (16.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LULU earnings growth over the past year (44.7%) exceeded the Luxury industry 3.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: LULU's Return on Equity (34.3%) is considered high.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Lululemon Athletica's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LULU's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($574.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: LULU's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($631.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LULU is debt free.
Reducing Debt: LULU had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: LULU has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: LULU has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: LULU has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if LULU's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is Lululemon Athletica's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LULU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LULU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LULU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LULU's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LULU's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Calvin McDonald (47yo)
Mr. Calvin McDonald has been Chief Executive Officer and President at Sephora USA, Inc. since January 2014. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Lululemon Athletica Inc. since August 20 ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Calvin's total compensation ($USD17.75M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.81M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Calvin's compensation with company performance.
|CEO & Director||1.5yrs||US$17.75m||0.0071% $2.4m|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.8yrs||US$1.89m||0.00013% $43.3k|
|Executive VP & CTO||2.8yrs||US$2.21m||0.00097% $323.4k|
|Executive VP of Americas & Global Guest Innovation||3.2yrs||US$3.10m||0.0074% $2.5m|
|Chief Product Officer||2.1yrs||US$2.97m||0.0010% $336.8k|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||0.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Corporate Communications||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of People & Culture||0.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Merchandise Planning and Allocations||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: LULU's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||1.5yrs||US$17.75m||0.0071% $2.4m|
|Lead Director||2.1yrs||US$194.30k||0.015% $4.8m|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||US$211.56k||0.0047% $1.6m|
|Independent Director||11.2yrs||US$245.56k||0.069% $23.1m|
|Independent Director||12.3yrs||US$242.56k||0.043% $14.5m|
|Non-Executive Chairman||2.3yrs||US$857.33k||0.078% $26.1m|
|Independent Director||2.5yrs||US$132.43k||0.0018% $600.2k|
|Independent Director||4.1yrs||US$216.56k||0.0034% $1.1m|
|Independent Director||8.3yrs||US$217.56k||0.013% $4.2m|
|Independent Director||0.6yrs||no data||0.00044% $146.7k|
Experienced Board: LULU's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: LULU 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.
Lululemon Athletica Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lululemon Athletica Inc.
- Ticker: LULU
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: US$33.342b
- Shares outstanding: 130.29m
- Website: https://www.lululemon.com
Number of Employees
- Lululemon Athletica Inc.
- 1818 Cornwall Avenue
- British Columbia
- V6J 1C7
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LULU||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2007|
|33L||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 2007|
|0JVT||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jul 2007|
|LULU *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Jul 2007|
lululemon athletica inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, distributes, and retails athletic apparel and accessories for women, men, and female youth. It operates through two segments, Company-Operated Stores and Direct to Consumer. The company offers pants, shorts, tops, and jackets for healthy lifestyle and athletic activities, such as yoga, running, and training, as well as other sweaty pursuits; and athletic wear for female youth. It also provides fitness-related accessories, including bags, socks, underwear, yoga mats and equipment, and water bottles. The company sells its products through a chain of company-operated stores; outlets and warehouse sales; a network of wholesale accounts, such as yoga studios, health clubs, and fitness centers; temporary locations, including seasonal stores; license and supply arrangements; and showrooms, as well as directly to consumer through mobile apps, and lululemon.com e-commerce site. As of February 3, 2019, it operated 440 company-operated stores under the lululemon and ivivva brands in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, China, Singapore, France, Japan, Ireland, Sweden, South Korea, Germany, and Switzerland. lululemon athletica inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/23 01:14|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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