Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record and pays a dividend.
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.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
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.
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?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StBig 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) Could Be A Buy For Its Upcoming Dividend
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why I Think Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) Is An Interesting Stock
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) Likely To Turn Things Around?
Is Big 5 Sporting Goods 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: 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).
How is Big 5 Sporting Goods forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
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.
How has Big 5 Sporting Goods performed over the past 5 years?
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.
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 ($227.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BGFV is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BGFV has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 27.6%.
Debt Coverage: BGFV has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: BGFV has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Big 5 Sporting Goods's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BGFV's dividend (4.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: BGFV's dividend (4.55%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.64%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BGFV's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BGFV's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (9.5%), BGFV's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Steven Miller (68 yo)
Mr. Steven G. Miller serves as Chief Executive Officer of Big 5 SG Corp., President of Big 5 SG Corp., and Chairman of Big 5 SG Corp. at Big 5 Corp. Mr. Miller has been Chairman since 2002, Chief Executive...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Steven's total compensation ($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.
|Senior VP||15.42yrs||US$597.84k||0.12% |
|Senior Vice President of Buying||9.58yrs||US$541.22k||0.27% |
|Senior Vice President of Operations||14yrs||no data||0.054% |
|Chief Information Officer & Senior VP of MIS||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||2.67yrs||US$516.80k||0.11% |
|Senior Vice President of Advertising & Marketing||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||19.67yrs||US$244.74k||0.070% |
|Senior Vice President of Store Operations||4.5yrs||US$370.98k||0.22% |
|Acting Controller||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BGFV's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.6 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||15yrs||US$152.50k||0% |
|Lead Independent Director||4.42yrs||US$155.66k||0.60% |
|Independent Director||1.58yrs||US$23.42k||0.094% |
|Independent Director||18.75yrs||US$156.31k||0% |
|Independent Director||17.08yrs||US$155.91k||0.39% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$18.02k||0.094% |
Experienced Board: BGFV's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15 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.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation
- 2525 East El Segundo Boulevard
- El Segundo
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BGFV||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 2002|
|BG3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 2002|
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
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/08 00:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/05 00:00|
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