Quarterly EPS analysis of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) reported sales (ttm) of 4.05 Billion, whereas, 16 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1158.64 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1178 million and lower end at 1139.5 million while the year ago reported sale was 1253.28 million.

16 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending May 4, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1167.27 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1187 million and 1149.3 million respectively.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 04 BMO at 0.12, whereas, 21 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.25. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.27 and lower end at 0.24 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.3.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.19 reported by 21 number of analyst for the quarter ending May 4, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.19 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.21 and 0.16 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.28. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 6 analysts is at 10.2%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 15 and 2.69.

Valuation Ratios of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 27.78 while the company’s industry has 35.99 P/E and the sector P/E is 41.27. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 103.99 and low P/E is 22.78, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 39.51 and 42.39 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.26 for the industry and 26.5 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, SFM has Beta of 0.49 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.56 and 0.62 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of SFM stands at 0.77 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 4.78. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 15.28, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 11.39 and 36.64 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) stands at 29.62 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 6.3 and 10.85 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 45.78.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -0.48% and closed its last trading session at $22.91. The market capitalization of the company is at $3.11 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $29.16 on 04/28/16 and 52-week Low of $17.38 on 03/07/17. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.80% and Monthly Volatility of 2.81%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.49 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.74.