Birks Group Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and retails fine jewelry, timepieces, sterling and plated silverware, and gifts in the United States and Canada. More Details
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Weak fundamentals or lack of information.
Share Price & News
How has Birks Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BGI is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 19% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BGI's weekly volatility (19%) 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: BGI exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 63.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BGI exceeded the US Market which returned 34.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Birks Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 months ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Are Raving About How The Birks Group (NYSEMKT:BGI) Share Price Increased 939%
8 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Birks Group (NYSEMKT:BGI) Weighed On By Its Debt Load?
Is Birks Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Birks Group is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Birks Group has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.
How is Birks Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail industry annual growth in earnings
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 Birks Group 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 SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Birks Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BGI is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BGI is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BGI is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 11.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BGI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BGI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (155.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BGI's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Birks Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BGI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: BGI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BGI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: BGI's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
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.
Stable Cash Runway: BGI has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BGI has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 21.9% each year
What is Birks Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BGI'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 BGI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BGI'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 BGI'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
Jean-Christophe Bédos (56 yo)
Mr. Jean-Christophe Bédos has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Birks Group Inc. (formerly, Birks & Mayors Inc) since April 1, 2012. Mr. Bédos served as Chief Operating Officer of Birks Gro...
Experienced Management: BGI's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BGI's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Birks Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Birks Group Inc.
- Ticker: BGI
- Exchange: NYSEAM
- Founded: 1879
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$52.604m
- Shares outstanding: 18.33m
- Website: https://www.maisonbirks.com
Number of Employees
- Birks Group Inc.
- 2020 Robert-Bourassa Boulevard
- Suite 200
- H3A 2A5
Birks Group Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and retails fine jewelry, timepieces, sterling and plated silverware, and gifts in the United States and Canada. The company operates through two segments,...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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