Abercrombie & Fitch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer. More Details
ANF passed our risk checks.
Excellent balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Abercrombie & Fitch's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ANF is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ANF's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: ANF exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 76.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ANF exceeded the US Market which returned 44.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Abercrombie & Fitch's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Investigate Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) At US$43.90?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAbercrombie & Fitch (NYSE:ANF) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Abercrombie & Fitch's (NYSE:ANF) 249% Share Price Increase Well Justified?
Is Abercrombie & Fitch 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: ANF ($43.1) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($20.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ANF is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ANF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.7x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (15x).
PE vs Market: ANF is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.7x) compared to the US market (19.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ANF is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ANF is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (3.4x).
How is Abercrombie & Fitch forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ANF's forecast earnings growth (11.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: ANF's earnings (11.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ANF's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ANF's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ANF's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ANF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.3%).
How has Abercrombie & Fitch performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ANF has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ANF became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ANF's earnings have declined by 19.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ANF has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ANF has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (122.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ANF's Return on Equity (18.7%) is considered low.
How is Abercrombie & Fitch's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ANF's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($817.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: ANF's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ANF's debt to equity ratio (36.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ANF's debt to equity ratio has increased from 26.9% to 36.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ANF's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (120.4%).
Interest Coverage: ANF's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.9x coverage).
What is Abercrombie & Fitch current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ANF's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ANF's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ANF's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ANF's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ANF is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ANF's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Fran Horowitz (56 yo)
Ms. Fran Horowitz has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Abercrombie & Fitch Co. since February 1, 2017. Ms. Horowitz served as President and Chief Merchandising Officer of Abercrombie & Fitc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Fran's total compensation ($USD11.95M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.21M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Fran's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: ANF's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ANF's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ANF 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.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
- Ticker: ANF
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1892
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$2.652b
- Shares outstanding: 61.54m
- Website: https://www.abercrombie.com
Number of Employees
- Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
- 6301 Fitch Path
- New Albany
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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