Designer Brands Inc. (DBI) Earnings Surprise by 2.10% in 7/30/2019: What Dose This Mean?

Designer Brands Inc. (DBI) is owned by a number of high-value investors. Its largest direct holder is Jay L. Schottenstein Executive Chairman of the Board with 251,891 shares. The second-largest direct holder is Deborah Ferree Vice Chairman and President, with 167,528 shares of the company’s stock. In third place with 68,065 shares of DBI is William L. Jordan Executive Vice President of Designer Brands Inc. and President of DSW Shoe Warehouse, Inc.

Now turning to institutional ownership of Designer Brands Inc. (DBI), BlackRock Fund Advisors is the top holder with 8.25 million shares. The next largest fund holder of this company’s stock is The Vanguard Group, Inc. with 6.6 million shares. In the third-place spot with 4.97 million shares is Fuller & Thaler Asset Management, Inc..

This company’s stock price was $16.08 at the previous market close, with its latest volume reaching 1408800. Compare that to its average daily volume of 1.34M. Given the fact that this stock has 74.45M shares outstanding, its current market value is sitting at $1.20B. This publicly-traded stock’s 60-month Beta is 1.15. Its Price to Sales ratio is 0.35, its Price to Cash Flow ratio is 15.49, and its Price to Book ratio is 1.62.

DBI stock has achieved a 5-day range of $16.01 to $17.28, with a total performance of -3.94% during that period. Meanwhile, in the past month of trading, this stock has traded in the range of $15.88 to $19.08, generating a -4.63% change during the period. In the past three months, this stock’s price has changed by -2.49%, trading in the range of $14.85 to $19.08.

In the past 5 days, shares of DBI have made a new high 1 time. In the last month, it has made a new high 4 times, and in the past 3 months, it has made a new high 9 times.

Now let’s turn to this public company’s earnings. For the quarter ending 7/30/2019, the earnings per share (EPS) was reported at 0.48. This is a 0.01 difference compared to the consensus estimate of 0.47, amounting to an earnings surprise of 2.10%. In the previous quarter, which ended in 7/30/2019, the consensus estimate was 0.41, making for an earnings surprise of 4.90%. For the quarter ending 1/30/2019, EPS was reported at -0.07, generating a -275.00% earnings surprise.

The Net Income for the most recent full fiscal year, which ended in 01-2019, was $-20.47 million. This is compared to the prior year, where Net Income was $67.45 million. Meanwhile, this company’s Operating Cash Flow was $175.33 million for the year, compared to $191.02 million in 2017. Capital Expenditures for the year were reportedly -$65.36 million, compared to -$56.28 million, and Free Cash flow was $109.98 million compared to the prior year’s $134.73 million.

Designer Brands Inc. (DBI) stock currently has a Financial Strength score of 4/10. This is due to a combination of factors, including a Cash to Debt ratio of 0.06, an Equity to Asset ratio of 0.29, a Debt to Equity ratio of 1.82 and a Debt to EBITDA of 17.1. The Interest Coverage of this stock is 20.7, its Piotroski F-Score is 7, its Altman Z-Score is 2.11.

This publicly-traded company’s Profitability and Growth score is 8/10, thanks to a combination of things: an Operating Margin of 2.92, a Net Margin of 1.53, a ROE of 6.23, and a ROC of -0.49.

Shifting focus now to Valuation and Return for DBI, this company’s Price to Tangible Book is 1.97 and its Price to Median PS Value is 0.51. Price to Peter Lynch Fair Value for DBI is now 0.00, and this organization’s Price to Graham Number is 1.45. Meanwhile, its Forward Rate of Return (Yactman) is -9.19.

Certain ratios provide helpful insights into how a stock is performing. The Quick Ratio for DBI is sitting at 0.34, while its Current Ratio is 1.42. This stock’s PB Ratio is 1.59, its PS Ratio is 0.37 and its PE Ratio without NRI is 24.02. Similarly, its Shiller PE Ratio is 12.78, its Price to Owner Earnings is 171.07, its Price to Free Cash Flow is 42.99 and its Price to Operating Cash Flow is 12.3.