Burlington Stores, Inc. operates as a retailer of branded apparel products in the United States. More Details
High growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Burlington Stores's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BURL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: BURL underperformed the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 24.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BURL underperformed the US Market which returned 18.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Burlington Stores'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 Review Recent Insider Transactions At Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL)?
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Is Burlington Stores undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BURL ($200.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($116.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BURL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BURL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Specialty Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: BURL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BURL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BURL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (50.3x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (1.9x).
How is Burlington Stores forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 18 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BURL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: BURL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BURL's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BURL's revenue (14.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BURL's revenue (14.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BURL's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (108.2%).
How has Burlington Stores performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BURL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BURL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BURL is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 12.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BURL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BURL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (2.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BURL has a negative Return on Equity (-29.64%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Burlington Stores's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BURL's short term assets ($1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: BURL's short term assets ($1.9B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BURL's debt to equity ratio (821.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BURL had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: BURL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.8%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if BURL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Burlington Stores's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BURL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BURL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BURL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BURL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BURL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Michael O'Sullivan (56 yo)
Mr. Michael B. O'Sullivan serves as the Chief Executive Officer and a Director at Burlington Stores, Inc. since September 16, 2019. He served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Ross Stores Inc ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD31.85M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.20M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Michael's compensation with company performance.
|CEO & Director||1.08yrs||US$31.85m||0.019% |
|Chief Merchandising Officer & President||1.5yrs||US$3.60m||0.049% |
|Executive VP & CFO||1.08yrs||US$1.23m||0.024% |
|Principal & COO||0.25yr||US$2.55m||0.059% |
|Executive Vice President of Human Resources||10.92yrs||US$1.20m||0.0063% |
|Senior VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||no data||no data||no data|
|VP & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BURL's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||1.08yrs||US$31.85m||0.019% |
|Independent Director||4.83yrs||US$254.94k||0.0099% |
|Independent Director||6.08yrs||US$239.94k||0.011% |
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||US$249.94k||0.0053% |
|Independent Director||14.5yrs||US$239.94k||0.0090% |
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$239.94k||0.0013% |
|Chairman of the Board & Lead Independent Director||0.67yr||US$279.94k||0.016% |
|Independent Director||7.92yrs||US$254.94k||0.0063% |
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$239.94k||0.00089% |
Experienced Board: BURL's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 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.
Burlington Stores, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Burlington Stores, Inc.
- Ticker: BURL
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1972
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$13.197b
- Shares outstanding: 65.71m
- Website: https://www.burlingtoninvestors.com
Number of Employees
- Burlington Stores, Inc.
- 2006 Route 130 North
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BURL||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2013|
|BUI||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2013|
|BURL *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Oct 2013|
Burlington Stores, Inc. operates as a retailer of branded apparel products in the United States. The company offers fashion-focused merchandise, including women’s ready-to-wear apparel, accessories, footwe ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 00:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/20 00:00|
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