DBI Stock Overview
Designer Brands Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails footwear and accessories for women, men, and kids primarily in North America.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$12.74|
|52 Week High||US$17.42|
|52 Week Low||US$11.24|
|1 Month Change||-17.91%|
|3 Month Change||-5.98%|
|1 Year Change||-22.22%|
|3 Year Change||-33.72%|
|5 Year Change||-27.16%|
|Change since IPO||-50.36%|
Recent News & Updates
Designer Brands: Turning Towards Profitability With Its Strong Long-Term Outlook
Despite the faltering economy, Designer brands reported a steady increase in comparable sales and anticipates a sustainable demand environment. '26 targets remain solid and present risk is now bearable in a more controlled Covid-19 environment in North America. As a result of operational efficiency, Designer Brands continue to deliver solid margin performance. This resulted in a more compelling Designer Brands, especially in light of its increasing shareholder value as a result of debt reduction, share repurchases, and dividend reinstatement. This stock is undervalued compared to its future potential, making it a buy at today’s weakness.
|DBI||US Specialty Retail||US Market|
Return vs Industry: DBI exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned -33.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DBI matched the US Market which returned -21.7% over the past year.
|DBI Average Weekly Movement||7.5%|
|Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement||8.9%|
|Market Average Movement||8.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: DBI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DBI's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Designer Brands Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails footwear and accessories for women, men, and kids primarily in North America. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Retail, Canada Retail, and Brand Portfolio.
Designer Brands Fundamentals Summary
|DBI fundamental statistics|
Is DBI overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|DBI income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$2.20b|
Last Reported Earnings
Apr 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.33|
|Net Profit Margin||4.92%|
How did DBI perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is DBI undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for DBI?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is DBI's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does DBI's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|DBI PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch
CHS Chico's FAS
DBI Designer Brands
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: DBI is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5.5x) compared to the peer average (5.7x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does DBI's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Specialty Retail Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: DBI is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5.5x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (5.8x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is DBI's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||5.5x|
|Fair PE Ratio||10.2x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: DBI is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5.5x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.2x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of DBI when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: DBI ($12.74) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($18.74)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DBI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DBI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.6x)
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How is Designer Brands forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DBI's forecast earnings growth (1.5% per year) is below the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: DBI's earnings (1.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (13.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DBI's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DBI's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DBI's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DBI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (23.6%)
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How has Designer Brands performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score3/6
Past Performance Score 3/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DBI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DBI became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DBI's earnings have declined by 32.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DBI has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: DBI has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (40.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DBI's Return on Equity (39.3%) is considered high.
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How is Designer Brands's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DBI's short term assets ($999.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($757.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: DBI's short term assets ($999.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($913.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DBI's net debt to equity ratio (60.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if DBI's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DBI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.1%).
Interest Coverage: DBI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.9x coverage).
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What is Designer Brands's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DBI's dividend (1.57%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.61%).
High Dividend: DBI's dividend (1.57%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.3%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DBI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DBI's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (2.2%), DBI's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (15.2%), DBI's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Roger Rawlins (55 yo)
Mr. Roger L. Rawlins was Interim President of DSW Shoe Warehouse, Inc. since February 18, 2020. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of Designer Brands since January 2016. Mr. Rawlins serves as Director at...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Roger's total compensation ($USD9.74M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.03M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roger's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DBI's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: DBI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.3 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.
Designer Brands Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Designer Brands Inc.
- Ticker: DBI
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: US$896.301m
- Shares outstanding: 70.35m
- Website: https://www.designerbrands.com
Number of Employees
- Designer Brands Inc.
- 810 DSW Drive
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/07/01 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/07/01 00:00|
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