BME:LSE-B&M European Value Retail S.A (GBX)

COMMON STOCK | Discount Stores | LSE

Last Closing Price

GBX 526.80

Change

+7.40 (+1.42)%

Market Cap

GBX 5.27B

Volume

2.41M

Average Target Price

GBX 507.50 (-3.66%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

B&M European Value Retail S.A. operates general merchandise and grocery stores. As of March 28, 2020, it operated 656 stores in the United Kingdom under the B&M brand; 293 stores under the Heron Foods and B&M Express brands; and 101 stores in France under the Babou and B&M brand. It also provides property development, employment, and administrative services. The company was founded in 1978 and is based in Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Address: 9, Allée Scheffer, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg, 2520

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Discount Stores)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 2.05% 100% A+ 52% F
Dividend Return 3.87% 100% A+ 56% F
Total Return 5.93% 100% A+ 75% C
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 42.03% 100% A+ 87% B+
Dividend Return 8.01% 100% A+ 93% A
Total Return 50.04% 100% A+ 89% B+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 88.48% 100% A+ 75% C
Dividend Return 20.11% 100% A+ 70% C-
Total Return 108.59% 100% A+ 78% C+
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 13.98% 100% A+ 77% C+
Dividend Return 2.02% 100% A+ 58% F
Total Return 16.01% 100% A+ 76% C
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 23.70% 100% A+ 44% F
Risk Adjusted Return 67.53% 100% A+ 78% C+
Market Capitalization 5.27B 100% A+ 95% A
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Discount Stores)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 20.03 100% A+ 44% F
Price/Book Ratio 5.49 100% A+ 16% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 9.71 100% A+ 38% F
EV/EBITDA 10.45 100% A+ 55% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 30.33% 100% A+ 95% A
Return on Invested Capital 31.53% 100% A+ 95% A
Return on Assets 7.87% 100% A+ 89% B+
Debt to Equity Ratio 64.72% 100% A+ 29% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.85 100% A+ 65% D
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:

There is nothing we particularly dislike