Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. offers fresh, natural, and organic food products in the United States.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$22.13|
|52 Week High||US$18.21|
|52 Week Low||US$29.35|
|1 Month Change||-2.25%|
|3 Month Change||-10.55%|
|1 Year Change||6.14%|
|3 Year Change||-18.01%|
|5 Year Change||0.14%|
|Change since IPO||-44.65%|
Recent News & Updates
Sprouts Farmers Market - A Value Unicorn In Today's Market
The first half of 2021 shows a year-over-year decline in revenue and EPS; full-year EPS forecast is 20% lower than 2020. Sprouts' forward P/E multiple of 10.9 is low compared to the market. The five-year average forward P/E multiple for Sprouts is 18. Forward P/E multiple has been trending down since 2017 despite growth in both the top and bottom lines. Using a forward P/E multiple of 16 (average of 18 and 14) and 2021 EPS of $1.95 yields a share price of $32.10. Competition in price and e-commerce could further decrease the stock price as well as failure to execute growth plans.
Sprouts: Don't Let The Bears Fool You On The Value Play
Sprouts has a unique brand identity that resonates with the secular trend towards better-for-you and plant-based/vegan consumption. Sprouts enjoys a significant runway for geographical expansion and is ready-made for the digital economy. DCF indicates that the downside has been meaningfully priced in and that there are significantly more pathways to the upside even under conservative assumptions.
Is Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) A Risky Investment?
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|SFM||US Consumer Retailing||US Market|
Return vs Industry: SFM underperformed the US Consumer Retailing industry which returned 11% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SFM underperformed the US Market which returned 30.5% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: SFM is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SFM's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. offers fresh, natural, and organic food products in the United States. It operates through Healthy Grocery Stores segment. The company offers perishable product categories, including fresh produce, meat, seafood, deli, bakery, floral and dairy, and dairy alternatives; and non-perishable product categories, such as grocery, vitamins and supplements, bulk items, frozen foods, beer and wine, and natural health and body care.
Sprouts Farmers Market Fundamentals Summary
|SFM fundamental statistics|
Is SFM overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SFM income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$3.96b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jul 04, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Nov 04, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.39|
|Net Profit Margin||4.34%|
How did SFM perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Sprouts Farmers Market 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: SFM ($22.26) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($46.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SFM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SFM is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.3x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (20.8x).
PE vs Market: SFM is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.3x) compared to the US market (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SFM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SFM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.7x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (2.3x).
How is Sprouts Farmers Market forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SFM's forecast earnings growth (3.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: SFM's earnings (3.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SFM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SFM's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SFM's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SFM's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.9%)
How has Sprouts Farmers Market performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SFM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SFM's current net profit margins (4.3%) are higher than last year (3.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SFM's earnings have grown by 15.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SFM's earnings growth over the past year (24.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (15.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SFM earnings growth over the past year (24.6%) underperformed the Consumer Retailing industry 25%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SFM's Return on Equity (28.7%) is considered high.
How is Sprouts Farmers Market's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SFM's short term assets ($551.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($483.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: SFM's short term assets ($551.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SFM's debt to equity ratio (27.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SFM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 20.3% to 27.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SFM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (107.5%).
Interest Coverage: SFM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (30.5x coverage).
What is Sprouts Farmers Market current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SFM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SFM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SFM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jack Sinclair (60 yo)
Mr. Jack L. Sinclair has been Chief Executive Officer and a Member of Board of Directors of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. since June 24, 2019. Mr. Sinclair has served as a board member of FMI – The Food Ind...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jack's total compensation ($USD8.47M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.19M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jack's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: SFM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: SFM's board of directors are considered experienced (4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SFM 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.
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.
- Ticker: SFM
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Food Retail
- Sector: Consumer Retailing
- Market Cap: US$2.527b
- Shares outstanding: 114.19m
- Website: https://www.sprouts.com
Number of Employees
- Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.
- 5455 East High Street
- Suite 111
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/21 23:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/21 00:00|
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.