Monro, Inc. provides automotive undercar repair, and tire sales and services in the United States.
Average dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Monro's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MNRO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: MNRO underperformed the US Specialty Retail industry which returned -5.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MNRO underperformed the US Market which returned 4.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Monro's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Monro 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: MNRO ($55.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($51.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MNRO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MNRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32x) compared to the Specialty Retail industry average (17.3x).
PE vs Market: MNRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32x) compared to the US market (16.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MNRO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MNRO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (1.4x).
How is Monro forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MNRO's forecast earnings growth (9.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: MNRO's earnings (9.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MNRO's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: MNRO's revenue (1.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MNRO's revenue (1.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if MNRO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Monro performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MNRO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MNRO's current net profit margins (4.6%) are lower than last year (6.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MNRO's earnings have grown by 4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MNRO's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MNRO had negative earnings growth (-27.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Specialty Retail industry average (-12.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MNRO's Return on Equity (7.9%) is considered low.
How is Monro's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MNRO's short term assets ($596.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($254.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: MNRO's short term assets ($596.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MNRO's debt to equity ratio (81.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: MNRO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 25.8% to 81.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MNRO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.3%).
Interest Coverage: MNRO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.9x coverage).
What is Monro current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MNRO's dividend (1.59%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.67%).
High Dividend: MNRO's dividend (1.59%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.51%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MNRO's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MNRO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (50.8%), MNRO's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MNRO's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (45.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brett Ponton (49yo)
Mr. Brett T. Ponton has been the President of Monro, Inc. (formerly, Monro Muffler Brake, Inc.) since August 1, 2017, Chief Executive Officer since October 2, 2017 and Director since December 8, 2017. Mr. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brett's total compensation ($USD1.44M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.72M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Brett's compensation with company performance.
|CEO, President & Director||2.75yrs||US$1.44m||0.057% $1.0m|
|Executive VP of Finance||3.5yrs||US$713.90k||0.013% $237.2k|
|Senior VP & Chief Merchandising Officer||2yrs||US$512.75k||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Information Officer||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||16.75yrs||US$296.50k||0.00043% $7.9k|
|Senior Vice President of Store Operations||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Special Projects||3.5yrs||US$352.51k||no data|
Experienced Management: MNRO's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
|CEO, President & Director||2.75yrs||US$1.44m||0.057% $1.0m|
|Independent Director||6.92yrs||US$222.97k||0.023% $420.6k|
|Independent Director||36yrs||US$217.97k||0.52% $9.6m|
|Independent Director||36yrs||US$187.97k||0.69% $12.7m|
|Independent Chairman||2.92yrs||US$237.97k||0.064% $1.2m|
|Independent Director||36yrs||US$205.97k||0.22% $4.0m|
|Independent Director||2.92yrs||US$181.97k||0.017% $312.5k|
|Independent Director||2.92yrs||US$184.97k||0.019% $354.0k|
Experienced Board: MNRO's board of directors are considered experienced (4.9 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.
Monro, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Monro, Inc.
- Ticker: MNRO
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1957
- Industry: Automotive Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$1.846b
- Shares outstanding: 33.28m
- Website: https://www.monro.com
Number of Employees
- Monro, Inc.
- 200 Holleder Parkway
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MNRO||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1991|
|MR2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1991|
Monro, Inc. provides automotive undercar repair, and tire sales and services in the United States. It offers range of state inspections services on passenger cars, light trucks, and vans; products and services for brakes; mufflers and exhaust systems; and steering, drive train, suspension, and wheel alignment. The company also provides maintenance services, including oil change, heating and cooling system ‘flush and fill’ service, belt installation, fuel system service, and a transmission ‘flush and fill’ service. In addition, it replaces and services batteries, starters, and alternators; and offers inspection and air conditioning services. The company operates its stores under the brand names of Monro Auto Service and Tire Centers, Tread Quarters Discount Tire Auto Service Centers, Mr. Tire Auto Service Centers, Autotire Car Care Centers, Tire Warehouse Tires for Less, Tire Barn Warehouse, Ken Towery’s Tire & Auto Care, Tire Choice Auto Service Centers, and Car-X Tire & Auto. As of March 28, 2020, it operated 1,283 company-operated stores, 98 franchised locations, eight wholesale locations, three retread facilities, and two dealer-operated stores in 32 states. The company was formerly known as Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. and changed its name to Monro, Inc. in August 2017. Monro, Inc. was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Rochester, New York.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/03 00:05|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|
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