The Foschini Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates independent chain-stores in South Africa and internationally.
No risks detected for TFG from our risk checks.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R132.40|
|52 Week High||R84.05|
|52 Week Low||R166.88|
|1 Month Change||-2.97%|
|3 Month Change||-12.67%|
|1 Year Change||44.15%|
|3 Year Change||-16.03%|
|5 Year Change||-1.19%|
|Change since IPO||1,039.53%|
Recent News & Updates
|TFG||ZA Specialty Retail||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: TFG underperformed the ZA Specialty Retail industry which returned 66.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TFG exceeded the ZA Market which returned 20.7% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: TFG is less volatile than 75% of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: TFG's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
The Foschini Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates independent chain-stores in South Africa and internationally. The company operates through four segments: TFG Africa Retail, Credit, TFG London, and TFG Australia. It offers clothing for men, ladies, and kids; jewelry; cellphones; accessories; cosmetics; sporting and outdoor apparel and equipment; and homeware and furniture.
Foschini Group Fundamentals Summary
|TFG fundamental statistics|
Is TFG overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|TFG income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R17.96b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Nov 11, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-5.76|
|Net Profit Margin||-5.65%|
How did TFG perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Foschini Group 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: TFG (ZAR132.4) is trading above our estimate of fair value (ZAR64.74)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TFG is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TFG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA Specialty Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: TFG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TFG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TFG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the ZA Specialty Retail industry average (1.6x).
How is Foschini Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TFG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (8.8%).
Earnings vs Market: TFG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: TFG's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: TFG's revenue (10.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the ZA market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TFG's revenue (10.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TFG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.2%).
How has Foschini Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TFG is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: TFG is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TFG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 14.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare TFG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: TFG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (137.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TFG has a negative Return on Equity (-10.82%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Foschini Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TFG's short term assets (ZAR21.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR12.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: TFG's short term assets (ZAR21.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR10.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TFG's debt to equity ratio (35.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: TFG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 82.4% to 35.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TFG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (132.9%).
Interest Coverage: TFG's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.5x coverage).
What is Foschini Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TFG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TFG'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 TFG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TFG's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: TFG is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TFG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the ZA market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Anthony Thunström (49 yo)
Mr. Anthony E. Thunström, BCom (Hons Acc), CA(SA), serves as Chief Executive Officer at The Foschini Group Limited since September 03, 2018. He had been the Chief Financial Officer of The Foschini Group Li...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Anthony's total compensation ($USD1.23M) is about average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD1.27M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Anthony's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: TFG's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: TFG's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: TFG insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
The Foschini Group Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Foschini Group Limited
- Ticker: TFG
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: R42.821b
- Shares outstanding: 323.42m
- Website: https://www.tfglimited.co.za
Number of Employees
- The Foschini Group Limited
- Stanley Lewis Centre
- 340 Voortrekker Road
- Cape Town
- Western Cape
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 21:37|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 00:00|
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