Superior Group of Companies, Inc. manufactures and sells apparel and accessories in the United States and internationally.
Good value with adequate balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Superior Group of Companies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SGC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SGC underperformed the US Luxury industry which returned -2.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SGC underperformed the US Market which returned 4.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Superior Group of Companies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs Superior Group of Companies, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:SGC) Recent Stock Performance Influenced By Its Fundamentals In Any Way?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Superior Group of Companies's (NASDAQ:SGC) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After Its Big Share Price Gain?
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Superior Group of Companies (NASDAQ:SGC) Is Using Debt Extensively
Is Superior Group of Companies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SGC ($13.53) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($42.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SGC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the Luxury industry average (17.7x).
PE vs Market: SGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the US market (16.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SGC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SGC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the US Luxury industry average (1.1x).
How is Superior Group of Companies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if SGC's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if SGC's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SGC's revenue (1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SGC'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 SGC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Superior Group of Companies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SGC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SGC's current net profit margins (3.4%) are lower than last year (4.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SGC's earnings have grown by 2.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SGC's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SGC had negative earnings growth (-22.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Luxury industry average (-12.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SGC's Return on Equity (8.2%) is considered low.
How is Superior Group of Companies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SGC's short term assets ($199.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($69.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: SGC's short term assets ($199.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($116.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SGC's debt to equity ratio (63%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SGC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 33.9% to 63% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SGC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.9%).
Interest Coverage: SGC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5x coverage).
What is Superior Group of Companies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SGC's dividend (2.96%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.67%).
High Dividend: SGC's dividend (2.96%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.51%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SGC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SGC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (45.9%), SGC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Michael Benstock (64yo)
Mr. Michael L. Benstock has been the Chief Executive Officer of Superior Group of Companies, Inc. (formerly, Superior Uniform Group Inc.) since October 24, 2003. Mr. Benstock served as Co-President of Supe ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD1.85M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.35M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Inside Director||16.75yrs||US$1.85m||4.14% $8.6m|
|COO, CFO||2.5yrs||US$1.16m||1.21% $2.5m|
|President of The Office Gurus||6.5yrs||US$479.93k||0.37% $770.8k|
|President of BAMKO||4.33yrs||US$549.80k||0.63% $1.3m|
|Chief Information Officer & VP of Information Technology||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||9.33yrs||US$413.31k||0.19% $400.4k|
|Vice President of Business Development Support||10.17yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Marketing & President of Superior I.D.||6yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Sourcing & Distribution||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SGC's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
|CEO & Inside Director||16.75yrs||US$1.85m||4.14% $8.6m|
|COO, CFO||2.5yrs||US$1.16m||1.21% $2.5m|
|Chairman Emeritus||7.17yrs||US$160.00k||0.93% $1.9m|
|Independent Chairperson of the Board of Directors||8yrs||US$136.61k||0.39% $809.3k|
|Independent Director||6.42yrs||US$103.98k||0.18% $376.3k|
|Independent Director||20yrs||US$107.48k||0.22% $453.9k|
|Independent Director||1.5yrs||US$101.48k||0.026% $53.4k|
|Independent Director||16.17yrs||US$108.48k||0.38% $783.5k|
Experienced Board: SGC's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Superior Group of Companies, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Superior Group of Companies, Inc.
- Ticker: SGC
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 1920
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: US$207.208m
- Shares outstanding: 15.31m
- Website: https://www.superiorgroupofcompanies.com
Number of Employees
- Superior Group of Companies, Inc.
- 10055 Seminole Boulevard
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SGC||NasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 1969|
Superior Group of Companies, Inc. manufactures and sells apparel and accessories in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Uniforms and Related Products, Remote Staffing Solutions, and Promotional Products. The Uniforms and Related Products segment manufactures and sells a range of uniforms, corporate identity apparel, career apparel, and accessories for personnel of hospitals and health facilities; hotels; food service facilities; retail stores; general and special purpose industrial uses; commercial markets; transportation; public and private safety and security organizations; and miscellaneous service uses. It also provides various products directly related to uniforms and service apparel; industrial laundry bags for linen suppliers and industrial launderers; and promotional and related products for branded marketing programs, event promotions, employee and consumer rewards and incentives, and specialty packaging and displays. This segment sells its products under the Fashion Seal Healthcare, HPI, and WonderWink brand names. The Remote Staffing Solutions segment provides multilingual telemarketing and business process outsourced solutions through the recruitment and employment of qualified English-speaking agents. The Promotional Products segment produces and sells promotional products and branded merchandise under the BAMKO, Public Identity, and Tangerine brands to corporate clients and universities. The company was formerly known as Superior Uniform Group, Inc. and changed its name to Superior Group of Companies, Inc. in May 2018. Superior Group of Companies, Inc. was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Seminole, Florida.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/03 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|