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Lakeland Industries Gross Margin %

: 48.93% (As of Jan. 2021)
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Gross Margin % is calculated as gross profit divided by its revenue. Lakeland Industries's Gross Profit for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was $18.1 Mil. Lakeland Industries's Revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was $36.9 Mil. Therefore, Lakeland Industries's Gross Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 was 48.93%.


NAS:LAKE' s Gross Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.17   Med: 34.7   Max: 49.84
Current: 49.84

27.17
49.84

During the past 13 years, the highest Gross Margin % of Lakeland Industries was 49.84%. The lowest was 27.17%. And the median was 34.70%.

NAS:LAKE's Gross Margin % is ranked higher than
84% of the 1016 Companies
in the Manufacturing - Apparel & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 25.11 vs. NAS:LAKE: 49.84 )

Lakeland Industries had a gross margin of 48.93% for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 => Durable competitive advantage

The 5-Year average Growth Rate of Gross Margin for Lakeland Industries was 3.90% per year.


Lakeland Industries Gross Margin % Historical Data

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Lakeland Industries Annual Data
Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20 Jan21
Gross Margin % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 36.71 37.72 34.24 35.15 49.84

Lakeland Industries Quarterly Data
Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21
Gross Margin % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 37.70 48.58 49.51 52.32 48.93

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Lakeland Industries Gross Margin % Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Lakeland Industries's Gross Margin % falls into.



Lakeland Industries Gross Margin % Calculation

Gross Margin is the percentage of Gross Profit out of sales or Revenue.

Lakeland Industries's Gross Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2021 is calculated as

Gross Margin % (A: Jan. 2021 )=Gross Profit (A: Jan. 2021 ) / Revenue (A: Jan. 2021 )
=79.3 / 159
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(159 - 79.75) / 159
=49.84 %

Lakeland Industries's Gross Margin for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 is calculated as


Gross Margin % (Q: Jan. 2021 )=Gross Profit (Q: Jan. 2021 ) / Revenue (Q: Jan. 2021 )
=18.1 / 36.946
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(36.946 - 18.868) / 36.946
=48.93 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

A positive Gross Profit is only the first step for a company to make a net profit. The gross profit needs to be big enough to also cover related labor, equipment, rental, marketing/advertising, research and development and a lot of other costs in selling the products.


Lakeland Industries  (NAS:LAKE) Gross Margin % Explanation

Warren Buffett believes that firms with excellent long term economics tend to have consistently higher margins.

Durable competitive advantage creates a high Gross Margin % because of the freedom to price in excess of cost. Companies can be categorized by their Gross Margin %

1. Greater than 40% = Durable competitive advantage
2. Less than 40% = Competition eroding margins
3. Less than 20% = no sustainable competitive advantage
Consistency of Gross Margin is key

Lakeland Industries had a gross margin of 48.93% for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 => Durable competitive advantage


Be Aware

If a company loses its competitive advantages, usually its gross margin declines well before its sales declines. Watching Gross Margin % and Operating Margin % closely helps avoid value trap situations.


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