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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.09
BGFV's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 1157 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. BGFV: 0.09 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.09

Equity to Asset 0.41
BGFV's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 1145 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. BGFV: 0.41 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.32   Max: 0.45
Current: 0.41

-0.32
0.45
Interest Coverage 27.18
BGFV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
67% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 35.18 vs. BGFV: 27.18 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.15   Max: 9999.99
Current: 27.18

2.15
9999.99
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 3.65
M-Score: -2.67
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) 3.36
BGFV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. BGFV: 3.36 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.12   Max: 8.21
Current: 3.36

2.12
8.21
Net-margin (%) 1.95
BGFV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.54 vs. BGFV: 1.95 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 4.29
Current: 1.95

1.29
4.29
ROE (%) 10.11
BGFV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1142 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.12 vs. BGFV: 10.11 )
BGFV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 181.6
Current: 10.11

7.6
181.6
ROA (%) 4.35
BGFV's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. BGFV: 4.35 )
BGFV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 2.97   Max: 11.28
Current: 4.35

2.97
11.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 13.49
BGFV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1159 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 18.42 vs. BGFV: 13.49 )
BGFV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 8.76   Max: 83.52
Current: 13.49

8.76
83.52
Revenue Growth (%) 3.20
BGFV's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. BGFV: 3.20 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -4.2   Max: 7.2
Current: 3.2

-4.2
7.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.30
BGFV's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. BGFV: 8.30 )
BGFV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.9   Max: 8.3
Current: 8.3

-9.9
8.3
EPS Growth (%) 10.50
BGFV's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 811 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. BGFV: 10.50 )
BGFV' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -19.1   Max: 62.5
Current: 10.5

-19.1
62.5
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

BGFV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 37,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 225,498 sh (+120.91%)
Chuck Royce 38,400 sh (+28.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 163,861 sh (+18.21%)
Mario Gabelli 291,700 sh (+2.1%)
Michael Price 86,470 sh (-60.7%)
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Q4 2013

BGFV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Michael Price 207,500 sh (+139.97%)
Mario Gabelli 316,700 sh (+8.57%)
Chuck Royce 38,400 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 190,988 sh (-15.3%)
Joel Greenblatt 134,924 sh (-17.66%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,892 sh (-36.29%)
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Q1 2014

BGFV Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Hussman 5,100 sh (New)
John Keeley 1,055,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 31,973 sh (+33.82%)
Mario Gabelli 381,700 sh (+20.52%)
Michael Price 235,000 sh (+13.25%)
Joel Greenblatt 109,269 sh (-19.01%)
Chuck Royce 29,800 sh (-22.4%)
Jim Simons 97,993 sh (-48.69%)
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Q2 2014

BGFV Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 62,300 sh (+94.85%)
Mario Gabelli 390,500 sh (+2.31%)
Michael Price 235,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Keeley Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chuck Royce 16,400 sh (-44.97%)
John Hussman 2,550 sh (-50%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BGFV

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Keeley 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.29%$11.18 - $16.46 $ 9.8-25%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$11.18 - $16.46 $ 9.8-25%0
John Hussman 2014-06-30 Reduce -50%$11.18 - $16.46 $ 9.8-25%2550
John Keeley 2014-03-31 New Buy0.29%$14.39 - $20.1 $ 9.8-42%1055000
John Hussman 2014-03-31 New Buy0.01%$14.39 - $20.1 $ 9.8-42%5100
Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31 Add 20.52%0.01%$14.39 - $20.1 $ 9.8-42%381700
Michael Price 2013-12-31 Add 139.97%0.31%$15.44 - $19.4 $ 9.8-45%207500
Michael Price 2013-09-30 Reduce -60.7%0.39%$16.06 - $24.8 $ 9.8-50%86470
Michael Price 2013-06-30 Reduce -37.75%0.27%$14.21 - $22.37 $ 9.8-48%220000
Mario Gabelli 2013-03-31 Add 26.34%0.01%$12.95 - $15.84 $ 9.8-32%331000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.09%$8.91 - $14 $ 9.8-17%122744
Michael Price 2011-09-30 Add 32.63%0.09%$5.91 - $9 $ 9.831%345914
Michael Price 2011-06-30 New Buy0.3%$7.81 - $12.3 $ 9.8-2%260818
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 11.70
BGFV's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
87% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 19.10 vs. BGFV: 11.70 )
BGFV' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.35   Max: 27.45
Current: 11.7

4.35
27.45
P/B 1.20
BGFV's P/B is ranked higher than
77% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. BGFV: 1.20 )
BGFV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 25.64
Current: 1.2

0.65
25.64
P/S 0.20
BGFV's P/S is ranked higher than
87% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. BGFV: 0.20 )
BGFV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.2

0.08
0.85
EV-to-EBIT 8.68
BGFV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 13.41 vs. BGFV: 8.68 )
BGFV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 18.8
Current: 8.68

5.2
18.8
PEG 7.80
BGFV's PEG is ranked higher than
51% of the 568 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. BGFV: 7.80 )
BGFV' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 83.95
Current: 7.8

1.56
83.95
Shiller P/E 10.60
BGFV's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 663 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 22.04 vs. BGFV: 10.60 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.52   Max: 26.03
Current: 10.6

2.52
26.03
Current Ratio 2.13
BGFV's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1152 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. BGFV: 2.13 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.36   Max: 2.31
Current: 2.13

1.36
2.31
Quick Ratio 0.24
BGFV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 1152 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. BGFV: 0.24 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.24

0.11
0.75

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 4.10
BGFV's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
84% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. BGFV: 4.10 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 10.91
Current: 4.1

0.24
10.91
Dividend Payout 0.47
BGFV's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
52% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. BGFV: 0.47 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 7.5
Current: 0.47

0.14
7.5
Dividend growth (3y) 26.00
BGFV's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
92% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. BGFV: 26.00 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 72.6
Current: 26

0
72.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 9.79
BGFV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
94% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. BGFV: 9.79 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 26.7
Current: 9.79

0.59
26.7
Share Buyback Rate -0.30
BGFV's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
74% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. BGFV: -0.30 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.8   Max: -12.3
Current: -0.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.19
BGFV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. BGFV: 1.19 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 92.83
Current: 1.19

0.87
92.83
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.79
BGFV's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
83% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. BGFV: 0.79 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 2.46
Current: 0.79

0.46
2.46
Price/Median PS Value 0.61
BGFV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. BGFV: 0.61 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 2.3
Current: 0.61

0.35
2.3
Price/Graham Number 0.79
BGFV's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
85% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. BGFV: 0.79 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 7.74
Current: 0.79

0.57
7.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.50
BGFV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. BGFV: 11.50 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.3   Max: 19.1
Current: 11.5

5.3
19.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 7.83
BGFV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
72% of the 894 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.35 vs. BGFV: 7.83 )
BGFV' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.1   Max: 17
Current: 7.83

-5.1
17

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation is a holding Company incorporated in Delaware on October 31, 1997. The Company operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States operating 414 stores in 12 states under the 'Big 5 Sporting Goods' name. The Company carries a full-line product offering, operating 414 stores in California, Washington, Arizona, Oregon, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, Colorado, Oklahoma and Wyoming. The Company provides a full-line product offering in a traditional sporting goods store format that averages approximately 11,000 square feet. The Company's product mix includes athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a broad selection of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, snowboarding and roller sports. The Company's stores carry a wide range of products at competitive prices from well-known brand name manufacturers, including Adidas, Coleman, Easton, New Balance, Nike, Reebok, Spalding, Under Armour and Wilson. It also offers brand name merchandise produced exclusively for the company, private label merchandise and specials on quality items purchased through opportunistic buys of vendor over-stock and close-out merchandise. The Company reinforces its value reputation through weekly print advertising in major and local newspapers, direct mailers and Internet and email marketing designed to generate customer traffic, drive net sales and build brand awareness. The Company also maintains social media sites to enhance distribution capabilities for its promotional offers and to enable communication with its customers. The Company operates a distribution center located in Riverside, California, that services all of its stores. The facility has approximately 953,000 square feet of storage and office space. The distribution center warehouse management system is fully integrated with its management information systems and provides comprehensive warehousing and distribution capabilities. The conduct of Company's business, and the distribution, sale, advertising, labeling, safety, transportation and use of many of its products are subject to various laws and regulations administered by federal, state and local governmental agencies in the United States.
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