Superior Group of Companies, Inc. manufactures and sells apparel and accessories in the United States and internationally. More Details
Acceptable track record with mediocre balance sheet.
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 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SGC's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SGC underperformed the US Luxury industry which returned 67.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SGC underperformed the US Market which returned 35.9% over the past year.
Long-Term 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?
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Is Superior Group of Companies 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: SGC ($23.41) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($8.95)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SGC is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.5x) compared to the US Luxury industry average (23.5x).
PE vs Market: SGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.5x) compared to the US market (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SGC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SGC's PB Ratio (1.7x) is in line with the US Luxury industry average.
How is Superior Group of Companies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SGC's forecast earnings growth (6.1% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: SGC's earnings (6.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SGC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SGC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SGC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.7% 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 a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SGC's current net profit margins (6.9%) are higher than last year (5.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SGC's earnings have grown significantly by 23.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SGC's earnings growth over the past year (47.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (23.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SGC earnings growth over the past year (47.5%) underperformed the Luxury industry 56.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SGC's Return on Equity (17.6%) is considered low.
How is Superior Group of Companies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SGC's short term assets ($265.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($90.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: SGC's short term assets ($265.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($124.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SGC's debt to equity ratio (52.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SGC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 41.9% to 52.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SGC's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: SGC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (50.9x coverage).
What is Superior Group of Companies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SGC's dividend (2.05%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: SGC's dividend (2.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SGC's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SGC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (17%), SGC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Michael Benstock (65 yo)
Mr. Michael L. Benstock has been the Chief Executive Officer of Superior Group of Companies, Inc. (formerly, Superior Uniform Group Inc.) since October 24, 2003. Mr. Benstock served as Co-President of Supe...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD6.41M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.74M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: SGC's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SGC's board of directors are considered experienced (8.6 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4%.
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$372.955m
- Shares outstanding: 15.93m
- Website: https://www.superiorgroupofcompanies.com
Number of Employees
- Superior Group of Companies, Inc.
- 10055 Seminole Boulevard
- United States
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...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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