The Container Store Group, Inc. operates as a retailer of storage and organization products and solutions in the United States. More Details
Mediocre balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Container Store Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TCS is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 15% a week.
Volatility Over Time: TCS's weekly volatility (15%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: TCS exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 25.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TCS exceeded the US Market which returned 22.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Container Store Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StIs The Container Store Group, Inc.'s (NYSE:TCS) Shareholder Ownership Skewed Towards Insiders?
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWho Has Been Selling The Container Store Group, Inc. (NYSE:TCS) Shares?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe Container Store Group, Inc.'s (NYSE:TCS) Stock Is Going Strong: Have Financials A Role To Play?
Is Container Store Group 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: TCS ($9.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($8.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TCS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TCS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.2x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (19.7x).
PE vs Market: TCS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.2x) compared to the US market (19.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: TCS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TCS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (2.3x).
How is Container Store Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TCS's forecast earnings growth (15.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: TCS's earnings (15.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (21.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: TCS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: TCS's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TCS's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TCS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10%).
How has Container Store Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TCS has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: TCS's current net profit margins (2.1%) are lower than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TCS's earnings have grown by 13.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TCS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: TCS had negative earnings growth (-25.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Specialty Retail industry average (14.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TCS's Return on Equity (6.4%) is considered low.
How is Container Store Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TCS's short term assets ($232.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($228.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: TCS's short term assets ($232.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($590.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TCS's debt to equity ratio (84.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: TCS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 182.8% to 84.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TCS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (47.5%).
Interest Coverage: TCS's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.4x coverage).
What is Container Store Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TCS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TCS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TCS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TCS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TCS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Melissa Reiff (65 yo)
Ms. Melissa Reiff has been Chairman and President of The Container Store Group, Inc. since August 28, 2019. She has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Container Store Group, Inc. since July 01, 2016 a...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Melissa's total compensation ($USD2.40M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.79M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Melissa's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Administrative Officer & Secretary||4.42yrs||US$1.12m||0.57% |
|Chief Marketing Officer||4.42yrs||US$557.51k||0.18% |
|Chief Financial Officer||0.33yr||no data||0.16% |
|Chief Accounting Officer & VP||0.17yr||no data||0.057% |
|Executive Vice President of IT and Business Development||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Stores & Services||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Merchandising Officer||2.58yrs||no data||0.15% |
|Executive Vice President of Strategy & Analytics||2yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TCS's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||13.33yrs||US$180.00k||0.11% |
|Independent Lead Director||no data||US$220.00k||0.21% |
|Independent Director||13.33yrs||US$195.00k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||13.33yrs||US$180.00k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||US$147.25k||0.079% |
|Independent Director||6.17yrs||US$180.00k||0.12% |
|Independent Director||7.25yrs||US$195.00k||0.13% |
Experienced Board: TCS's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: TCS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.7%.
The Container Store Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Container Store Group, Inc.
- Ticker: TCS
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1978
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$480.273m
- Shares outstanding: 50.56m
- Website: https://www.containerstore.com
Number of Employees
- The Container Store Group, Inc.
- 500 Freeport Parkway
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TCS||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Nov 2013|
The Container Store Group, Inc. operates as a retailer of storage and organization products and solutions in the United States. It operates through two segments, The Container Store and Elfa. The company p...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/03 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/02 00:00|
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