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The Shyft Group GF Value Rank

: 9 (As of Today)
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The Shyft Group has the GF Value Rank of 9.

The GF Value Rank is determined by the price-to-GF-Value (P/GF Value) ratio, a proprietary metric calculated based on historical multiples along with an adjustment factor based on a company's past returns and growth and future estimates of the business' performance.

GuruFocus found that for valuation, we cannot simply give stocks a better GF Value rank simply because they have a lower P/GF Value ratio. Backtesting shows that over the long term, the two worst-performing groups are the most expensive group (with the highest P/GF Value ratio) and the least expensive group (with the lowest P/GF Value ratio).

We can understand why the most expensive group underperforms. We were initially puzzled by the underperformance of the least expensive group, but we realized there is a reason why some stocks are super cheap. If they look too undervalued, it is often because the businesses behind them are poor quality. The market realized this and gave them low valuations. In a way, the market is efficient.

After multiple backtesting analyses, we granted the stocks in third-cheapest percentile the highest GF Value rank, as they have performed the best over a full market cycle. Stock performance is actually not as sensitive to valuation as it is to growth and profitability. On average, the companies in the 20%-50% valuation groups have similar performances. Therefore, we should avoid the most expensive and the least expensive stocks. We can be more tolerant of valuation.

Please click GF Score to see more details on the GF Score's 5 Key Aspects of Analysis.


Competitive Comparison

For the Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery subindustry, The Shyft Group's GF Value Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and GF Value Rank data, can be viewed below:

* 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. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

The Shyft Group GF Value Rank Distribution

For the Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery industry and Industrials sector, The Shyft Group's GF Value Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where The Shyft Group's GF Value Rank falls into.



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The Shyft Group Business Description

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Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
41280 Bridge Street, Novi, MI, USA, 48375
The Shyft Group Inc is a North American specialty vehicle manufacturer, engaged in assembling and upfitting for the commercial, retail, and service specialty vehicle markets. Its customers include first-to-last mile delivery companies across vocations, federal, state, and local government entities; the trades; and utility and infrastructure segments. The Group is organized into two core business units Fleet Vehicles and Services and Specialty Vehicles. Its brands include Utilimaster, Royal Truck Body, Strobes-R- Us, Spartan RV Chassis, Builtmore Contract Manufacturing, and corresponding aftermarket provisions. It operates facilities in Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Florida, Missouri, California, Arizona, Texas, and Saltillo, Mexico.
Executives
Esposito Carl A. director 21557 TELEGRAPH ROAD SOUTHFIELD MI 48033
Sherbin Joshua A officer: Chief Legal Officer 38505 WOODWARD AVENUE SUITE 200 BLOOMFIELD HILLS MI 48304
Rourke Mark B. director 3101 PACKERLAND DRIVE GREEN BAY WI 54313
Pizzuto Terri director 3050 HIGHLAND PARKWAY STE 100 DOWNERS GROVA IL 60515
Dinkins Michael director 6166 NW 85TH WAY PARKLAND FL 33067
Douyard Jonathan C officer: Chief Financial Officer C/O SPARTAN MOTORS, INC. 41280 BRIDGE STREET NOVI MI 48375
Freeman Angela K. director 14701 CHARLSON ROAD EDEN PRAIRIE MN 55437
Heavin Todd A officer: Chief Operating Officer 1950 OAK POINTE DR ROCHESTER HILLS MI 48306
Heminover Chad M officer: President, Fleet Vehicles and C/O SPARTAN MOTORS, INC. 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD CHARLOTTE MI 48813
Isbell Jeri L director ONE LEXMARK CENTRE DR 740 WEST NEW CIRCLE RD LEXINGTON KY 40550
Roney Ryan L officer: Chief Legal Officer & Secretar 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD CHARLOTTE MI 48813
Long Matthew W officer: Interim CFO 2581 E KERCHER ROAD GOSHEN IN 46528
Mascarenas Paul Anthony director 3850 HAMLIN ROAD AUBURN HILLS MI 48326
Ninneman Thomas C officer: Chief Operating Officer C/O SPARTAN MOTORS, INC. 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD CHARLOTTE MI 48813
Clevinger Thomas R director C/O SPARTAN MOTORS, INC. 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD CHARLOTTE MI 48813

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