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Executive Summary

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Big 5 Sporting Goods's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BGFV is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BGFV's weekly volatility has decreased from 18% to 11% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.3%

BGFV

-0.6%

US Specialty Retail

-0.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

489.1%

BGFV

59.8%

US Specialty Retail

36.2%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BGFV exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 59.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BGFV exceeded the US Market which returned 36.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BGFVIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.3%-0.6%-0.4%
30 Day-14.0%-2.1%-2.9%
90 Day43.7%12.2%5.0%
1 Year504.5%489.1%60.8%59.8%39.1%36.2%
3 Year158.8%114.6%91.0%83.3%48.4%39.0%
5 Year52.4%12.3%88.8%74.0%116.5%92.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Big 5 Sporting Goods's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Big 5 Sporting Goods undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BGFV ($13.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($434.42)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BGFV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BGFV is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (19x).

PE vs Market: BGFV is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the US market (21.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BGFV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BGFV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (2.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Big 5 Sporting Goods forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

31.9%

Forecasted Retail industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Big 5 Sporting Goods has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Big 5 Sporting Goods performed over the past 5 years?

8.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BGFV has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BGFV's current net profit margins (5.4%) are higher than last year (0.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BGFV's earnings have grown by 8.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BGFV's earnings growth over the past year (596.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: BGFV earnings growth over the past year (596.5%) exceeded the Specialty Retail industry 22.7%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: BGFV's Return on Equity (24%) is considered high.


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Financial Health

How is Big 5 Sporting Goods's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BGFV's short term assets ($347.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($239.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: BGFV's short term assets ($347.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($227.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BGFV is debt free.

Reducing Debt: BGFV has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 27.6%.

Debt Coverage: BGFV has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: BGFV has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Big 5 Sporting Goods's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

4.55%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BGFV's dividend (4.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).

High Dividend: BGFV's dividend (4.55%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.64%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: BGFV's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BGFV's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (9.5%), BGFV's dividend payments are thoroughly 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.


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Management

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

9.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Steven Miller (68 yo)

21.17yrs

Tenure

US$862,722

Compensation

Mr. Steven G. Miller serves as Chief Executive Officer of Big 5 SG Corp., President of Big 5 SG Corp., and Chairman of Big 5 SG Corp. at Big 5 Corp. Mr. Miller has been Chairman since 2002, Chief Executive...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Steven's total compensation ($USD862.72K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD939.65K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Steven Miller
Chairman21.17yrsUS$862.72k3.76%
$ 10.6m
Barry Emerson
Senior VP15.42yrsUS$597.84k0.12%
$ 329.5k
Boyd Clark
Senior Vice President of Buying9.58yrsUS$541.22k0.27%
$ 770.0k
Shane Starr
Senior Vice President of Operations14yrsno data0.054%
$ 151.7k
Michael Shinagawa
Chief Information Officer & Senior VP of MIS4.42yrsno datano data
Luke Thompson
Senior VP2.67yrsUS$516.80k0.11%
$ 322.7k
Peter Mulvaney
Senior Vice President of Advertising & Marketingno datano datano data
Jeffrey Fraley
Senior Vice President of Human Resources19.67yrsUS$244.74k0.070%
$ 197.2k
Michael Marrone
Senior Vice President of Store Operations4.5yrsUS$370.98k0.22%
$ 633.6k
Elizabeth Chambers
Acting Controllerno datano datano data
Gary Meade
Consultant2.67yrsUS$403.10kno data

9.6yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BGFV's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Steven Miller
Chairman21.17yrsUS$862.72k3.76%
$ 10.6m
David Jessick
Independent Director15yrsUS$152.50k0%
$ 0
Van Honeycutt
Lead Independent Director4.42yrsUS$155.66k0.60%
$ 1.7m
Colleen Brown
Independent Director1.58yrsUS$23.42k0.094%
$ 263.9k
Sandra Bane
Independent Director18.75yrsUS$156.31k0%
$ 0
Jennifer Dunbar
Independent Director17.08yrsUS$155.91k0.39%
$ 1.1m
Stephen Carley
Independent Director1.42yrsUS$18.02k0.094%
$ 263.9k

15.0yrs

Average Tenure

67yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BGFV's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation
  • Ticker: BGFV
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1955
  • Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: US$281.621m
  • Shares outstanding: 21.34m
  • Website: https://www.big5sportinggoods.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation
  • 2525 East El Segundo Boulevard
  • El Segundo
  • California
  • 90245
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BGFVNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 2002
BG3DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2002

Biography

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. The company’s products include athletic shoes, apparel, and accessories, as well as a selection of outdo...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/03/08 00:46
End of Day Share Price2021/03/05 00:00
Earnings2021/01/03
Annual Earnings2021/01/03


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.