Smart & Final Stores Company Profile (NYSE:SFS)

About Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)

Smart & Final Stores logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. is a food retailer. The Company is engaged in the business of selling fresh perishables and everyday grocery items, together with foodservice, packaging and janitorial products. The Company operates through two segments: Smart & Final, and Cash and Carry. The Smart & Final segment focuses on both household and business customers. Its Smart & Final stores offer various selections of fresh perishables and everyday grocery items, together with a focused selection of foodservice, packaging and janitorial products, under both national and private label brands. The Cash & Carry segment focuses primarily on restaurants, caterers and a range of other foodservice businesses. It operates non-membership warehouse-style grocery stores under the Smart & Final banner in California, Arizona, and Nevada. The Company also operates non-membership warehouse-style grocery stores in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Utah, and Nevada under the Cash & Carry banner.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Grocery Stores
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SFS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.smartandfinal.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $955.4 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 73,211,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.55
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.30
  • 52 Week Range: $10.65 - $16.37
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 97.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.39
  • P/E Growth: 2.09
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.22
  • Book Value: $7.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.75
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $132.37 million
  • Net Margins: 0.53%
  • Return on Equity: 7.98%
  • Return on Assets: 2.42%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.10%
  • Current Ratio: 1.10%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.40%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 406,591 shs.
  • Beta: 0.27
  • Short Ratio: 10.08
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)

What is Smart & Final Stores' stock symbol?

Smart & Final Stores trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SFS."

How were Smart & Final Stores' earnings last quarter?

Smart & Final Stores Inc (NYSE:SFS) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 8th. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.03. The firm earned $1 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.04 billion. Smart & Final Stores had a net margin of 0.53% and a return on equity of 7.98%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.19 EPS. View Smart & Final Stores' Earnings History.

What guidance has Smart & Final Stores issued on next quarter's earnings?

Smart & Final Stores updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.50 - $0.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.58 billion - $4.62 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.63 billion.

Where is Smart & Final Stores' stock going? Where will Smart & Final Stores' stock price be in 2017?

11 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Smart & Final Stores' stock. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $72.00. On average, they expect Smart & Final Stores' stock price to reach $21.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Smart & Final Stores.

What are analysts saying about Smart & Final Stores stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Smart & Final Stores stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Smart & Final Stores, Inc. is a value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer that serves household and business customers. It operates grocery and foodservice stores under the Smart & Final, Smart & Final Extra! and Cash & Carry Smart Foodservice banners in California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, Idaho. The Company's stores offer various products, including basic grocery, produce, dairy, meat, beverage, foodservice, packaging, and janitorial items. Smart & Final Stores, Inc. is headquartered in Los Angeles. " (5/2/2017)
  • 2. Royal Bank of Canada analysts commented, "The set-up for Smart & Final remains unchanged: comp growth is set to return as SFS lapping Haggen cannibalization coincides with deflation improving/reflation and strong growth from the newly acquired >10% of the comp base. We see weakness right now as opportunity to own. Reiterate our Outperform rating, while lowering target to $19." (3/14/2017)

Who are some of Smart & Final Stores' key competitors?

Who are Smart & Final Stores' key executives?

Smart & Final Stores' management team includes the folowing people:

  • David B. Kaplan, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • David G. Hirz, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Scott R. Drew, Executive Vice President - Operations
  • Richard N. Phegley, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Edward Wong, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Chief Information Officer
  • Leland P. Smith, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Michael A. Mortensen, Senior Vice President - Sales and Merchandising
  • Jeffrey D. Whynot, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Michael M. Laddon, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Eleanor E. Hong, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer

Who owns Smart & Final Stores stock?

Smart & Final Stores' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ares Management LLC (60.54%), Wellington Management Group LLP (10.64%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.09%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.12%), Granite Investment Partners LLC (1.41%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.02%). Company insiders that own Smart & Final Stores stock include David G Hirz, Eleanor Hong, Michael A Mortensen and Scott R Drew. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Smart & Final Stores.

Who sold Smart & Final Stores stock? Who is selling Smart & Final Stores stock?

Smart & Final Stores' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Victory Capital Management Inc., AMI Asset Management Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Simplex Trading LLC and Keybank National Association OH. Company insiders that have sold Smart & Final Stores stock in the last year include David G Hirz, Michael A Mortensen and Scott R Drew. View Insider Buying and Selling for Smart & Final Stores.

Who bought Smart & Final Stores stock? Who is buying Smart & Final Stores stock?

Smart & Final Stores' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Hood River Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Granite Investment Partners LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Vanguard Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Smart & Final Stores.

How do I buy Smart & Final Stores stock?

Shares of Smart & Final Stores can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Smart & Final Stores' stock price today?

One share of Smart & Final Stores stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.05.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE SFS)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  221
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smart & Final Stores and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $21.00 (60.92% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$19.00LowView Rating Details
5/15/2017Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$17.00HighView Rating Details
3/14/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$13.00LowView Rating Details
3/11/2017GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$17.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/15/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutral$72.00N/AView Rating Details
10/2/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/16/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$16.50 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/2/2016Citigroup IncLower Price TargetNeutral$18.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
7/31/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$18.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
1/26/2016BB&T Co.Initiated CoverageBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/21/2015StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$18.00N/AView Rating Details
6/9/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Earnings by Quarter for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/8/2017Q4 2016$0.10$0.07$1.04 billion$1.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/16/2016Q316$0.16$0.19$1.42 billion$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.21$0.20$1.05 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.09$0.08$934.14 million$908.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q415$0.16$0.19$988.33 million$997.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$0.22$0.22$1.23 billion$1.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.21$0.22$913.91 million$905.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.08$0.10$819.52 million$822.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/18/2015Q414$0.11$0.16$820.46 million$839.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q3$0.20$0.24$1.11 billion$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q3 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.97%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/4/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell53,960$11.82$637,807.20View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017David G HirzCEOSell111,942$11.54$1,291,810.68View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell26,980$15.02$405,239.60View SEC Filing  
1/4/2017David G HirzCEOSell106,163$14.39$1,527,685.57View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016David G HirzCEOSell17,143$13.15$225,430.45View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016David G HirzCEOSell94,040$13.28$1,248,851.20View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Scott R DrewEVPSell56,500$13.31$752,015.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016David G HirzCEOSell111,153$13.47$1,497,230.91View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016David G HirzCEOSell62,762$12.78$802,098.36View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016David G HirzCEOSell48,628$12.79$621,952.12View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016David G HirzCEOSell5,029$12.74$64,069.46View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016David G HirzCEOSell106,312$12.92$1,373,551.04View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Scott R DrewEVPSell25,000$14.97$374,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Scott R DrewEVPSell23,084$14.98$345,798.32View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016David G HirzCEOSell36,647$16.28$596,613.16View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016David G HirzCEOSell226$16.25$3,672.50View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016David G HirzCEOSell43,358$16.25$704,567.50View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016David G. HirzCEOSell1,400$16.26$22,764.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016David G. HirzCEOSell49,365$18.22$899,430.30View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016David G. HirzCEOSell34,541$18.16$627,264.56View SEC Filing  
12/24/2015Eleanor HongCMOSell18,415$18.00$331,470.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Eleanor HongCMOSell18,414$17.54$322,981.56View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Corporate Opportunities F AresMajor ShareholderSell898,450$18.50$16,621,325.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Norman AxelrodDirectorSell1,550$18.50$28,675.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Corporate Opportunities F AresMajor ShareholderSell9,982,788$18.50$184,681,578.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Norman AxelrodDirectorSell17,212$18.50$318,422.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014David G HirzCEOBuy27,800$12.00$333,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Eugene M SmithVPBuy2,000$12.00$24,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Jeffrey D WhynotSVPBuy11,500$12.00$138,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Richard A AnicettiDirectorBuy8,000$12.00$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
Latest Headlines for Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. Announces Upcoming Conference Participation
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Smart & Final Stores, Inc. : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 12:26 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSmart & Final Looks Tempting As It Bounces Off The Lows
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 12:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 9:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Research Coverage Started at Loop Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 12:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCash&Carry Smart Foodservice to Open New Coeur d'Alene Store June 17
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 11:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Smart & Final Stores, Inc. : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 7:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SFS-US : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. :SFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:06 PM
streetinsider.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Misses Q1 EPS by 1c
www.streetinsider.com - May 5 at 1:57 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSmart & Final Stores' (SFS) CEO David Hirz on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 1:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 12:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SFS earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:12 AM
marketbeat.com logoSmart & Final Stores reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 3 at 7:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 7:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.01 EPS Expected for Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Issued By Oppenheimer Holdings
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.09
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2017 EPS Estimates for Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Cut by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.14
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 7:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Gives Shoppers a Chance to Donate to Nonprofits of their Choice in "Take a Walk Down First Street" Sweepstakes
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 9:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 4:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.01
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 9:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 8:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.19
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 6:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 9:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $956.08 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. To Announce First Quarter 2017 Financial Results On Wednesday, May 3rd
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Names Derek Jones As President Of Its Cash & Carry Banner Stores
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Smart & Final Stores, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) SVP Sells $637,807.20 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 8:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 2:23 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoSMART & FINAL STORES INC
www.finanznachrichten.de - March 23 at 8:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSMART & FINAL STORES, INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) CEO Sells $1,291,810.68 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 7:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as Kroger's Q4 Top-line Grew 5.5% Y-o-Y to Beat Market Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 9:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 1:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSMART & FINAL STORES, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 17 at 4:01 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSmart & Final Stores (SFS) Presents At Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Consumer and Retail Tech Conference
seekingalpha.com - March 15 at 8:03 PM
prnewswire.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. Announces Upcoming March Conference Participation - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 10 at 8:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSmart & Final Stores' (SFS) CEO David Hirz on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SFS earnings conference call or presentation 8-Mar-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. Announces Upcoming March Conference Participation
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:45 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSMART & FINAL STORES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:01 PM

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