Retail-Hobby, Toy & Game Shops
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. operates as a multi-channel retailer of plush animals and related products in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Direct-to-Consumer, Commercial, and International Franchising. Its merchandise comprises various styles of plush products to be stuffed, pre-stuffed plush products, and sounds and scents that can be added to the stuffed animals, as well as range of clothing, shoes and accessories, and other toy and novelty items, including family sleepwear. The company operates its stores under the Build-A-Bear Workshop brand name; and sells its products through its e-commerce sites and third-party marketplace sites. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
Discounted Cash Flow Valuation of Build-a-bear Workshop Inc
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High margins render the company resilient under dire circumstances, hence able to drive competitors out or acquire them. ROE and ROA measure the average flow generated by each invested dollar. Their marginal value is a forecast of future growth, and it is considered by Buffett and Munger the most important single indicator.
The average Net Margin over the past 5 years is +1.61%.
The trend of Net Margin over the past 5 years is +2.33%.
The average ROA over the past 5 years is +5.02%.
The trend of ROA over the past 5 years is +4.47%.
The average ROE over the past 5 years is +7.53%.
The trend of ROE over the past 5 years is +9.68%.
Being debt the number one cause of investment losses and company death, the ratio Debt/FCF is of utmost importance to guarantee safety. On the other hand the Graham’s stability measures the drawdown of earnings, hence indicating the reliability of the flow generated by the company.
The Debt/FCF trailing twelve month is -.
The trend of Debt/FCF over the past 5 years is -.
Graham’s Stability measure stands at -1.49.
Growth can be dangerous when forecasting, simply projecting the current growth is in general wrong. A company passes through multiple phases, from being young and unprofitable, to the first periods of profitability and high growth, until it arrives at a period of regime with limited growth. Identifying in which phase the company is in may help forecasting.
The Revenue CAGR over the past 5 years is +5.51%.
The trend of Revenue growth rate over the past 5 years is +3.26%.
The Earnings CAGR over the past 5 years is +43.74%.
The trend of Earnings growth rate over the past 5 years is -11.12%.
The Equity CAGR over the past 5 years is +2.11%.
The trend of Equity growth rate over the past 5 years is +1.6%.
The FCF CAGR over the past 5 years is +62%.
The trend of FCF growth rate over the past 5 years is +23.52%.