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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores

Nasdaq:SHOS
Snowflake Description

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
SHOS
Nasdaq
$46M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. US
  3. Retail
Company description

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. engages in the retail sale of home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware in the United States. The last earnings update was 102 days ago. More info.


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SHOS Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-6.8%
NasdaqCM:SHOS
1.1%
US Specialty Retail
2.4%
US Market
1 Year Returns
2%
NasdaqCM:SHOS
14.7%
US Specialty Retail
1.9%
US Market
SHOS Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (SHOS) -6.8% -6.4% 1% 2% -64.1% -91.5%
US Specialty Retail 1.1% -0.6% 12.9% 14.7% 19% 36.3%
US Market 2.4% 1.7% 11.9% 1.9% 38.2% 42.4%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • SHOS underperformed the Specialty Retail industry which returned 14.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility
SHOS
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

SHOS Value

 Is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is $2.04.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-11-03) in USD $-2.49
NasdaqCM:SHOS Share Price ** NasdaqCM (2019-03-18) in USD $2.04
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 68 Publicly-Listed Specialty Retail Companies 15.83x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 3,055 Publicly-Listed Companies 17.61x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores.

NasdaqCM:SHOS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= NasdaqCM:SHOS Share Price ÷ EPS (both in USD)

= 2.04 ÷ -2.49

-0.82x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Specialty Retail industry average.
  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -0.82x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
Not available
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 62 Publicly-Listed Specialty Retail Companies 1.62x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,109 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.48x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's assets?
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-11-03) in USD $6.62
NasdaqCM:SHOS Share Price * NasdaqCM (2019-03-18) in USD $2.04
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 100 Publicly-Listed Specialty Retail Companies 1.51x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 5,152 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.87x
NasdaqCM:SHOS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= NasdaqCM:SHOS Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in USD)

= 2.04 ÷ 6.62

0.31x

* Primary Listing of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is good value based on assets compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Specialty Retail industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Specialty Retail industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS Future Performance

 How is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

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 Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.

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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
10.4%
Expected Specialty Retail industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Unable to compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Unable to compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
  • Unable to compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 10.4%
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 5.3%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14.3%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.1%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
NasdaqCM:SHOS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
NasdaqCM:SHOS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-11-03 1,547 8 -56
2018-08-04 1,594 -18 -63
2018-05-05 1,653 -58 -83
2018-02-03 1,720 -106 -95
2017-10-28 1,813 -13 -108
2017-07-29 1,915 -27 -190
2017-04-29 1,981 -71 -150
2017-01-28 2,070 29 -132
2016-10-29 2,119 -65 -109
2016-07-30 2,179 -76 -21
2016-04-30 2,242 6 -32
2016-01-30 2,288 26 -27

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Unable to determine if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
  • Unable to determine if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqCM:SHOS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
NasdaqCM:SHOS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS *
2018-11-03 -2.49
2018-08-04 -2.77
2018-05-05 -3.66
2018-02-03 -4.19
2017-10-28 -4.74
2017-07-29 -8.36
2017-04-29 -6.60
2017-01-28 -5.81
2016-10-29 -4.79
2016-07-30 -0.93
2016-04-30 -1.42
2016-01-30 -1.20

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.

Next steps:

  1. Examine Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  2. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's future outlook can be gauged by looking at industry trends and market size, and determining how well-positioned the company is compared to its competitors. Take a look at other high-growth Retail companies here
  3. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
  4. Use fundamentals to screen for another stock to analyse from our database of over 75,000 companies worldwide
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Future performance checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS Past Performance

  How has Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's growth in the last year to its industry (Specialty Retail).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's 1-year growth to the US Specialty Retail industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqCM:SHOS Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-11-03 1,547.20 -56.44 361.74
2018-08-04 1,594.05 -62.87 369.94
2018-05-05 1,653.00 -82.99 391.48
2018-02-03 1,719.95 -95.06 411.98
2017-10-28 1,813.07 -107.61 432.05
2017-07-29 1,914.91 -189.87 447.24
2017-04-29 1,981.31 -149.78 451.12
2017-01-28 2,070.06 -131.92 458.13
2016-10-29 2,119.43 -108.73 466.62
2016-07-30 2,178.78 -21.08 483.27
2016-04-30 2,242.00 -32.12 504.56
2016-01-30 2,287.79 -27.26 520.70
2015-10-31 2,311.86 -9.29 532.40
2015-08-01 2,329.87 -174.96 546.76
2015-05-02 2,348.95 -171.19 545.70
2015-01-31 2,356.03 -168.81 546.64
2014-11-01 2,396.17 -160.45 541.09
2014-08-02 2,392.09 18.46 523.02
2014-05-03 2,410.30 24.23 514.72
2014-02-01 2,421.56 35.55 506.63
2013-11-02 2,450.25 41.49 516.18
2013-08-03 2,446.08 42.55 516.54
2013-05-04 2,433.65 54.48 508.89
2013-02-02 2,453.61 60.08 504.40
2012-10-27 2,413.47 58.32 484.82
2012-07-28 2,395.53 56.38 476.05
2012-04-28 2,380.65 46.23 466.44

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Specialty Retail industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS Health

 How is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.5x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago.

NasdaqCM:SHOS Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-11-03 150.23 145.85 43.15
2018-08-04 154.73 134.87 13.81
2018-05-05 164.05 153.31 14.29
2018-02-03 175.54 137.90 10.40
2017-10-28 208.78 119.20 13.99
2017-07-29 219.72 112.40 18.29
2017-04-29 249.16 93.70 22.36
2017-01-28 270.70 26.80 14.10
2016-10-29 316.48 91.90 15.53
2016-07-30 409.66 70.40 18.69
2016-04-30 398.99 32.00 22.70
2016-01-30 402.51 68.30 18.24
2015-10-31 421.89 47.72 22.14
2015-08-01 425.55 10.42 23.39
2015-05-02 424.03 30.32 27.39
2015-01-31 422.29 84.10 19.75
2014-11-01 426.66 73.41 23.19
2014-08-02 597.66 75.09 20.98
2014-05-03 594.19 98.65 23.15
2014-02-01 590.23 99.86 23.48
2013-11-02 590.34 89.08 21.49
2013-08-03 590.69 36.38 23.83
2013-05-04 581.28 49.07 27.47
2013-02-02 566.29 22.23 20.07
2012-10-27 556.63 49.47 21.84
2012-07-28 544.56 2.88 0.56
2012-04-28 440.54 103.44 0.68
  • Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's level of debt (97.1%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (15.1% vs 97.1% today).
CASH RUNWAY ANALYSIS

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

  • Whilst loss making Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains the current positive free cash flow level.
  • Whilst loss making Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 12.7% per year.
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Financial health checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS Dividends

 What is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores dividends.
If you bought $2,000 of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores shares you are expected to receive $0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
NasdaqCM:SHOS Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Specialty Retail Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 39 Stocks 2%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 2004 Stocks 2.5%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.6%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

NasdaqCM:SHOS Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS Management

 What is the CEO of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Will Powell
COMPENSATION $1,239,240
AGE 48
TENURE AS CEO 3.7 years
CEO Bio

Mr. William A. Powell, also known as Will, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc., since July 01, 2015. Mr. Powell served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. since October 11, 2012 until July 01, 2015. Mr. Powell served as Senior Vice President and President of Hometown Stores from November 2008 to October 2012. . He has been Director at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc since July 01, 2015. From November 2007 until November 2008 Mr. Powell served as Sears Holdings’s Vice President and General Manager, Outlet Stores (at that time a division of Sears Holdings), and from January 2006 to November 2007 he served as Sears Holdings’s Divisional Vice President, Stores/Sales-Dealer Stores. He joined Sears Holdings in August 2003. Mr. Powell has developed a thorough understanding of all aspects of SHO’s business and the issues its faces.

CEO Compensation
  • Will's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
  • Will's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores management team in years:

2.3
Average Tenure
53
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores management team is about average.
Management Team

Will Powell

TITLE
CEO, President & Director
COMPENSATION
$1M
AGE
48
TENURE
3.7 yrs

E.J. Bird

TITLE
Senior VP
COMPENSATION
$899K
AGE
55
TENURE
1.6 yrs

Michael Gray

TITLE
Senior VP & COO
COMPENSATION
$625K
AGE
46
TENURE
1.3 yrs

Charles Hansen

TITLE
VP, General Counsel & Secretary
COMPENSATION
$579K
AGE
70
TENURE
3.4 yrs

Lauri Turjeman

TITLE
Senior Vice President of Marketing
TENURE
1.2 yrs

Philip Etter

TITLE
Vice President of Human Resources
AGE
53
TENURE
3.1 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores board of directors in years:

3.7
Average Tenure
55
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

William Phelan

TITLE
Chairman of the Board
COMPENSATION
$134K
AGE
55
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Will Powell

TITLE
CEO, President & Director
COMPENSATION
$1M
AGE
48
TENURE
3.7 yrs

E.J. Bird

TITLE
Senior VP
COMPENSATION
$899K
AGE
55
TENURE
6.4 yrs

Josephine Linden

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$110K
AGE
66
TENURE
6.4 yrs

James Gooch

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$110K
AGE
50
TENURE
6 yrs

David Robbins

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$100K
AGE
59
TENURE
3 yrs

Richard Longino

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$100K
AGE
58
TENURE
2.4 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price ($) Value ($)
28. Sep 18 Buy William Powell Individual 27. Sep 18 27. Sep 18 3,000 $3.15 $9,450
14. Sep 18 Buy Charles Hansen Individual 14. Sep 18 14. Sep 18 1,000 $3.20 $3,200
14. Sep 18 Buy David Robbins Individual 12. Sep 18 13. Sep 18 20,000 $3.19 $63,673
14. Jun 18 Buy David Robbins Individual 13. Jun 18 13. Jun 18 20,000 $2.31 $46,200
11. Jun 18 Buy William Phelan Individual 11. Jun 18 11. Jun 18 2,000 $2.30 $4,591
11. Jun 18 Buy William Powell Individual 11. Jun 18 11. Jun 18 10,010 $2.30 $23,023
23. Apr 18 Buy William Powell Individual 20. Apr 18 20. Apr 18 2,000 $1.90 $3,798
23. Apr 18 Buy Richard Longino Individual 20. Apr 18 20. Apr 18 15,000 $1.85 $27,750
23. Apr 18 Buy Ephraim Bird Individual 20. Apr 18 20. Apr 18 5,000 $1.91 $9,550
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Management checks
We assess Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

SHOS News

Simply Wall St News

Investors Who Bought Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (NASDAQ:SHOS) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Down 90%

For example, we sympathize with anyone who was caught holding Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. … Because Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is loss-making, we think the market is probably more focussed on revenue and revenue growth, at least for now. … Over half a decade Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores reduced its trailing twelve month revenue by 8.7% for each year.

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What Kind Of Shareholders Own Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHOS)?

Every investor in Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. … Institutions will often hold stock in bigger companies, and we expect to see insiders owning a noticeable percentage of the smaller ones. … With a market capitalization of US$47m, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a small cap stock, so it might not be well known by many institutional investors.

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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHOS) Insiders Increased Their Holdings

So before you buy or sell Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. … The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores. … In the last twelve months there was more buying than selling by Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores insiders

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Does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:SHOS) CEO Pay Compare Well With Peers?

Will Powell has been the CEO of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. … First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. … How Does Will Powell's Compensation Compare With Similar Sized Companies.

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What does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc's (NASDAQ:SHOS) Balance Sheet Tell Us About Its Future?

While small-cap stocks, such as Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS) with its market cap of US$52m, are popular for their explosive growth, investors should also be aware of their balance sheet to judge whether the company can survive a downturn. … Specialty Retail businesses operating in the environment facing headwinds from current disruption,.

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Could Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc's (NASDAQ:SHOS) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price?

If you want to know who really controls Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS), then you'll have to look at the makeup of its share registry. … With a market capitalization of US$58m, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a small cap stock, so it might not be well known by many institutional investors. … See our latest analysis for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores

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One Thing To Consider Before Buying Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS)

If you're interested in Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS), then you might want to consider its beta (a measure of share price volatility) in order to understand how the stock could impact your portfolio. … Beta is a widely used metric to measure a stock's exposure to market risk (volatility). … A stock with a beta below one is either less volatile than the market, or more volatile but not corellated with the overall market.

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Does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc's (NASDAQ:SHOS) Past Performance Indicate A Stronger Future?

Measuring Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc's (NASDAQ:SHOS) track record of past performance is an insightful exercise for investors. … Below, I will assess SHOS's recent performance announced on 05 May 2018 and compare these figures to its historical trend and industry movements. … See our latest analysis for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores

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Who Really Owns Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS)?

When it comes to ownership structure of a company, the impact has been observed in both the long-and short-term performance of shares. … Considering hedge funds hold a stake of 30.60% in the company, SHOS shares may experience high short-term volatility as this class of institutions are frequently found to sell significantly during market-wide shocks. … SHOS insiders hold a significant stake of 38.40% in the company.

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Is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc's (NASDAQ:SHOS) CEO Being Overpaid?

Recently, SHOS delivered negative earnings of -US$107.61M. … Usually I would look at market cap and earnings as a proxy for performance, however, SHOS's negative earnings lower the usefulness of my formula. … Next Steps: Hopefully this article has given you insight on how shareholders should think about SHOS's governance policies such as CEO pay.

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SHOS Company Info

Description

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. engages in the retail sale of home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Sears Hometown and Hardware, and Sears Outlet. The Sears Hometown and Hardware segment operates Sears Hometown Stores that offer products and services across a selection of merchandise categories, including home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, sporting goods, and household goods; and Sears Hardware Stores, which provide products and services across a range of merchandise categories, such as home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, other home improvement products, fasteners, electrical supplies, and plumbing supplies. It also operates Sears Home Appliance Showrooms that offer home appliances and related services in stores primarily located in strip malls and lifestyle centers of metropolitan areas. The Sears Outlet segment provides in-store and online access to purchase outlet-value products across an assortment of merchandise categories, including home appliances, mattresses, apparel, sporting goods, lawn and garden equipment, and tools, as well as other household goods, such as furniture. This segment also sells its products and services through searsoutlet.com. The company also offers various services, such as home delivery, installation, and extended service plans. As of August 4, 2018, the company, and its dealers and franchisees operated 783 stores in 49 states in the United States, as well as in Puerto Rico and Bermuda. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

Details
Name: Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc.
SHOS
Exchange: NasdaqCM
Founded:
$46,312,349
22,702,132
Website: http://www.shos.com
Address: Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc.
5500 Trillium Boulevard,
Suite 501,
Hoffman Estates,
Illinois, 60192,
United States
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
NasdaqCM SHOS Common Stock Nasdaq Capital Market US USD 12. Oct 2012
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
2,237
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores employees.
Industry
Home Improvement Retail
Retail
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/03/19 00:29
End of day share price update: 2019/03/18 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2018/04/19
Last earnings filing: 2018/12/07
Last earnings reported: 2018/11/03
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/02/03


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.