Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) EPS Analysis


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) reported sales (ttm) of 7.77 Billion, whereas, 19 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1854.83 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1904 million and lower end at 1802 million while the year ago reported sale was 1855.24 million.

19 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending May 19, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1973.08 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 2010 million and 1938.13 million respectively.

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 19 BMO at 1.37, whereas, 22 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 1.04. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.08 and lower end at 1 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 1.03.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 1.25 reported by 22 number of analyst for the quarter ending May 19, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.25 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.29 and 1.22 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 1.22. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 23 analysts is at 5.78%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 6.03 and 5.52.

Valuation Ratios of Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Foot Locker, Inc. (FL). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 14.4 while the company’s industry has 107.95 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.63. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 17.58 and low P/E is 13.41, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 115.24 and 32.37 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 27.08 for the industry and 14.76 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, FL has Beta of 0.67 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.48 and 1.33 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of FL stands at 1.2 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 3.44. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 11.31, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 19.83 and 520867.59 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 Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) stands at 6.67 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 19.48 and 4.01 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 22.24 and 11.84.

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -0.58% and closed its last trading session at $70.86. The market capitalization of the company is at $9.36 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $78.78 on 12/08/16 and 52-week Low of $50.05 on 06/27/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.19% and Monthly Volatility of 1.69%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.64 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 1.41.