As on December 21, 2021, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ: BGFV) got off with the flyer as it spiked 3.60% to $18.12. During the day, the stock rose to $18.275 and sunk to $17.62 before settling in for the price of $17.49 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BGFV posted a 52-week range of $8.57-$46.30.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Cyclical sector posted annual sales growth of 0.20% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 29.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 546.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $21.80 million, simultaneously with a float of $20.86 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $408.79 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $25.86, while the 200-day Moving Average is $24.13.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 8400 workers. It has generated 123,954 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 6,660. The stock had 62.12 Receivables turnover and 1.49 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +33.54, operating margin was +7.09 and Pretax Margin of +7.14.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Specialty Retail industry. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.90%, in contrast to 62.50% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 15, this organization’s Chairman, President and CEO sold 91,885 shares at the rate of 37.70, making the entire transaction reach 3,464,313 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 274,232. Preceding that transaction, on Nov 12, Company’s Chairman, President and CEO sold 100,000 for 45.18, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 4,517,906. This particular insider is now the holder of 324,232 in total.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2021, the company posted $1.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, coming under the agreed prediction (set at $1.13) by -$0.06. This company achieved a net margin of +5.37 while generating a return on equity of 27.09. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.48 per share during the current fiscal year.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 546.70% and is forecasted to reach 3.12 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -6.54% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 29.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ: BGFV) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.18. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $3.93, and its Beta score is 2.89. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.35. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 6.68.
In the same vein, BGFV’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 4.61, a figure that is expected to reach 0.61 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 3.12 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation, BGFV], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.33 million was lower the volume of 1.58 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 14.70% While, its Average True Range was 1.65.
Raw Stochastic average of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 4.03%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 18.89% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 48.78% that was lower than 97.64% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.