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Grocery Outlet Holding NasdaqGS:GO Stock Report

Last Price

US$43.36

Market Cap

US$4.2b

7D

8.0%

1Y

24.6%

Updated

27 Jun, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
GO fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

GO Stock Overview

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. owns and operates a network of independently operated stores in the United States.

Grocery Outlet Holding Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Grocery Outlet Holding
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$43.36
52 Week HighUS$43.55
52 Week LowUS$21.01
Beta-0.20
1 Month Change12.62%
3 Month Change30.76%
1 Year Change24.60%
3 Year Change31.00%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO52.09%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 07
Estimating The Fair Value Of Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:GO)

Estimating The Fair Value Of Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:GO)

Today we'll do a simple run through of a valuation method used to estimate the attractiveness of Grocery Outlet Holding...

May 24

Grocery Outlet: Look For A Bargain

The current inflationary environment is favorable for Grocery Outlet’s value retail approach. Grocery Outlet’s supply model and flexibility allows for pricing advantages even in times of rising costs. Grocery Outlet’s growth strategy includes several lucrative potential areas of focus. I see Grocery Outlet as a hold, and I consider prices at or under $36.63 as potential buying points.

May 19
Capital Allocation Trends At Grocery Outlet Holding (NASDAQ:GO) Aren't Ideal

Capital Allocation Trends At Grocery Outlet Holding (NASDAQ:GO) Aren't Ideal

If we want to find a potential multi-bagger, often there are underlying trends that can provide clues. In a perfect...

Shareholder Returns

GOUS Consumer RetailingUS Market
7D8.0%6.5%6.3%
1Y24.6%1.0%-18.8%

Return vs Industry: GO exceeded the US Consumer Retailing industry which returned 0.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GO exceeded the US Market which returned -18.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GO's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GO volatility
GO Average Weekly Movement6.8%
Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement6.8%
Market Average Movement8.1%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: GO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GO's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1946875Eric Lindberghttps://www.groceryoutlet.com

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. owns and operates a network of independently operated stores in the United States. The company’s stores offer products in various categories, such as dairy and deli, produce, floral, and fresh meat and seafood products, as well as grocery, general merchandise, health and beauty care, frozen foods, and beer and wine. As of May 10, 2022, it had approximately 420 stores in California, Washington, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Idaho, Nevada, and New Jersey.

Grocery Outlet Holding Fundamentals Summary

How do Grocery Outlet Holding's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GO fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$4.18b
Earnings (TTM)US$54.99m
Revenue (TTM)US$3.16b

76.0x

P/E Ratio

1.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GO income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$3.16b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.19b
Gross ProfitUS$967.75m
Other ExpensesUS$912.76m
EarningsUS$54.99m

Last Reported Earnings

Apr 02, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.57
Gross Margin30.64%
Net Profit Margin1.74%
Debt/Equity Ratio44.1%

How did GO perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is GO undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

0/6

Valuation Score 0/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for GO?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

GO key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.7x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA34.8x
PEG Ratio3.5x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does GO's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

GO PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for GO vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average14x
SFM Sprouts Farmers Market
11.4x3.4%US$2.8b
CASY Casey's General Stores
21.3x6.7%US$7.2b
WMK Weis Markets
17.5xn/aUS$2.0b
IMKT.A Ingles Markets
6xn/aUS$1.7b
GO Grocery Outlet Holding
76x21.4%US$4.2b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: GO is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (76x) compared to the peer average (14x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does GO's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Consumer Retailing Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: GO is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (76x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (19.3x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is GO's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

GO PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio76x
Fair PE Ratio24x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: GO is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (76x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (24x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of GO when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: GO ($43.36) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($40.91)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GO is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: GO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.5x)


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Future Growth

How is Grocery Outlet Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?

Future Growth Score

4/6

Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


21.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: GO's forecast earnings growth (21.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: GO's earnings (21.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: GO's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: GO's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: GO's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: GO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).


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Past Performance

How has Grocery Outlet Holding performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


45.9%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GO has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GO's current net profit margins (1.7%) are lower than last year (3.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GO's earnings have grown significantly by 45.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GO's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: GO had negative earnings growth (-51.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Retailing industry average (17.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: GO's Return on Equity (5.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Grocery Outlet Holding's financial position?

Financial Health Score

4/6

Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GO's short term assets ($461.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($242.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: GO's short term assets ($461.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.4B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GO's net debt to equity ratio (30.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if GO's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (38.8%).

Interest Coverage: GO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.5x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Grocery Outlet Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GO'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 GO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GO's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GO has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Eric Lindberg (50 yo)

3.42yrs

Tenure

US$4,008,964

Compensation

Mr. Eric J. Lindberg Jr., has been Chief Executive Officer of Grocery Outlet Holding Corp., and Grocery Outlet Inc since January 1, 2019 and its Director since January 2006. Previously, from January 2006 t...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Eric's total compensation ($USD4.01M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.87M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Eric's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: GO's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: GO's board of directors are considered experienced (7.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

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


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Grocery Outlet Holding Corp.
  • Ticker: GO
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1946
  • Industry: Food Retail
  • Sector: Consumer Retailing
  • Implied Market Cap: US$4.178b
  • Shares outstanding: 96.37m
  • Website: https://www.groceryoutlet.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Grocery Outlet Holding Corp.
  • 5650 Hollis Street
  • EmeryVille
  • California
  • 94608
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/27 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/27 00:00
Earnings2022/04/02
Annual Earnings2022/01/01


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.