Birks Group registered a sales growth of 26.7% year-over-year during the fiscal year ended March 26, 2022. The company, which is a manufacturer and retailer of jewellery, timepieces, silverware and gifts, experienced a comparable store sales growth of +32.5%.
For fiscal 2022, the company’s gross profit as a percentage of sales was 42.0%, widening 260 basis points from fiscal 2021. The Company continued to control its operating costs during the period, leading to operating expenses of 39.6% of net sales, vs. 41.4% in fiscal 2021.
Mr. Jean-Christophe Bédos, President and Chief Executive Officer of Birks Group, said, "We are pleased to report that fiscal 2022 was a successful year for Birks, which speaks to our teams' ability to deliver sustained growth across the business under challenging circumstances, their hard work, and their relentless dedication to our customers and company. In fiscal 2022, Birks has shifted from recovering from the impacts of COVID-19 to growing beyond pre-pandemic levels, as our results are strong not only compared to fiscal 2021, but also compared to fiscal 2020, which was not impacted by COVID-19”.
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The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating low risk on high returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 67, placing this stock better than average.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. BGI’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to consistent earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is significantly overvalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: BGI's P/B Ratio (56.818) is very high in comparison to the industry average of (6.192). P/E Ratio (102.041) is within average values for comparable stocks, (49.863). BGI's Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.000) is slightly lower than the industry average of (2.063). BGI has a moderately low Dividend Yield (0.000) as compared to the industry average of (0.024). P/S Ratio (1.414) is also within normal values, averaging (4.009).
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating weak sales and an unprofitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
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