Bowlin Travel Centers, Inc. operates travel centers and restaurants located along interstate highways in New Mexico and Arizona. More Details
Good value with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Bowlin Travel Centers's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine BWTL's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine BWTL's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: BWTL underperformed the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 114.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BWTL underperformed the US Market which returned 55.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bowlin Travel Centers's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Bowlin Travel Centers undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BWTL ($3.25) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($17.06)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BWTL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BWTL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.2x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (20.2x).
PE vs Market: BWTL is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.2x) compared to the US market (22.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BWTL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BWTL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (3.1x).
How is Bowlin Travel Centers 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 Bowlin Travel Centers 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 Bowlin Travel Centers performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BWTL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BWTL's current net profit margins (2.3%) are higher than last year (1.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BWTL's earnings have declined by 1.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BWTL's earnings growth over the past year (31.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (-1.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BWTL earnings growth over the past year (31.9%) exceeded the Specialty Retail industry 29.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BWTL's Return on Equity (4.5%) is considered low.
How is Bowlin Travel Centers's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BWTL's short term assets ($12.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: BWTL's short term assets ($12.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($10.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BWTL's debt to equity ratio (62.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BWTL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 40.3% to 62.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BWTL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (32.7%).
Interest Coverage: BWTL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.1x coverage).
What is Bowlin Travel Centers's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWTL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWTL'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 BWTL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BWTL'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 BWTL'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 Bowlin (76 yo)
Mr. Michael L. Bowlin has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of the Board of Bowlin Travel Centers Inc. since August 2000. Mr. Bowlin served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive O...
Experienced Management: BWTL's management team is seasoned and experienced (20.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Bowlin Travel Centers, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bowlin Travel Centers, Inc.
- Ticker: BWTL
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1912
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$12.911m
- Shares outstanding: 3.97m
- Website: https://www.bowlintc.com
- Bowlin Travel Centers, Inc.
- 150 Louisiana NE
- New Mexico
- United States
Bowlin Travel Centers, Inc. operates travel centers and restaurants located along interstate highways in New Mexico and Arizona. The company’s travel centers offer fuel; and convenience store food, such as...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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