Smart Company Profile (NYSE:SFS)

About Smart (NYSE:SFS)

Smart 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: Supermarkets & Convenience Stores
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SFS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.smartandfinal.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $499.64 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,020,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $7.31
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.59
  • 52 Week Range: $6.60 - $15.45
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 57.08
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.93
  • P/E Growth: 2.72
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.44 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.11
  • Book Value: $7.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.91
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $136.62 million
  • Net Margins: 0.21%
  • Return on Equity: 4.14%
  • Return on Assets: 1.19%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.11%
  • Current Ratio: 0.99%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.32%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 673,838 shs.
  • Beta: 0.36
  • Short Ratio: 9.64
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Smart (NYSE:SFS)

What is Smart's stock symbol?

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

How were Smart's earnings last quarter?

Smart (NYSE:SFS) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.08 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.08 billion. Smart had a return on equity of 4.14% and a net margin of 0.21%. The firm's revenue was up 3.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.20 EPS. View Smart's Earnings History.

When will Smart make its next earnings announcement?

Smart is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Smart.

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

Smart issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.50-0.52 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.49.

Where is Smart's stock going? Where will Smart's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Smart's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect Smart's stock price to reach $13.36 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Smart.

What are analysts saying about Smart stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Smart 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. " (8/11/2017)
  • 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's key competitors?

Who are Smart's key executives?

Smart's 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

How do I buy Smart stock?

Shares of Smart 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's stock price today?

One share of Smart stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.85.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Smart (NYSE SFS)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  166 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  174 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  340
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smart 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 (NYSE:SFS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $13.36 (94.99% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Price Target History for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Analysts' Ratings History for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/11/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$10.00 -> $8.50LowView Rating Details
7/26/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$14.00 -> $12.00HighView Rating Details
7/21/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00LowView Rating Details
6/19/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight$11.00 -> $8.00HighView Rating Details
5/15/2017Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$17.00HighView Rating Details
3/14/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated 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
7/31/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$18.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
1/26/2016BB&T CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/21/2015StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Earnings by Quarter for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Smart (NYSE SFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017$0.22N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q2$0.16$0.12$1.08 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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 (NYSE:SFS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q3 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.47%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell19,304$7.59$146,517.36View SEC Filing  
9/12/2017Joseph S TesorieroDirectorBuy5,000$6.95$34,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell26,980$8.26$222,854.80View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell26,980$8.86$239,042.80View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017Scott R DrewEVPSell21,000$13.02$273,420.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Michael A MortensenSVPSell26,980$13.42$362,071.60View SEC Filing  
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 (NYSE:SFS)
Latest Headlines for Smart (NYSE:SFS)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart (SFS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.48 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 4:48 AM
investorplace.com logoAlphabet’s Sidewalk Labs to Create Toronto ‘Smart City’
investorplace.com - October 18 at 2:13 PM
investorplace.com logoAlphabet’s Sidewalk Labs to Create Toronto ‘Smart City’
investorplace.com - October 18 at 2:12 PM
bloomberg.com logoDelays to Raytheon’s Smart Bomb May Extract a Cost for the Company
www.bloomberg.com - October 18 at 8:25 AM
wsj.com logoNew ‘Smart City’ Hatches Solutions to India’s Urban Chaos
www.wsj.com - October 18 at 8:25 AM
marketwatch.com logoOutside the Box: Smart money and dumb money are moving in opposite directions
www.marketwatch.com - October 18 at 5:52 AM
investorplace.com logoIs Alibaba Looking to Set Up Smart Gas Stations?
investorplace.com - October 17 at 3:47 PM
nytimes.com logoKitchen of the Future: Smart and Fast but Not Much Fun
www.nytimes.com - October 17 at 7:12 AM
bizjournals.com logoDigital Trends Unveils Winners of Annual Smart Home Awards: GE, Samsung and More
www.bizjournals.com - October 17 at 7:12 AM
usatoday.com logo10 smart financial retirement moves you can make today
www.usatoday.com - October 17 at 7:12 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRetire Smarter: Big Social Security Changes For 2018 And FTG Portfolio Supplements - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 14 at 3:08 PM
fool.com logoSocial Security: 3 Smart Ways to Get More Benefits
www.fool.com - October 14 at 9:49 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoiManage Demonstrating Solutions to Help Legal Departments Work Smarter at the ACC Annual Meeting
feeds.benzinga.com - October 13 at 9:50 AM
fool.com logoWhat Is Organic Growth, and When Is It a Smart Idea?
www.fool.com - October 13 at 1:49 AM
thestreet.com logoAmazon Is Dominating Google in the Smart Speaker Market
www.thestreet.com - October 12 at 9:02 PM
investopedia.com logoAre Smart Contracts the Best of Blockchain?
www.investopedia.com - October 12 at 9:02 PM
usatoday.com logo10 smart gadgets that will keep your kids and home safe on Halloween
www.usatoday.com - October 12 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmart (SFS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 5:04 PM
forbes.com logoHow Smart Businesses Make Decisions Their Customers Will Love
www.forbes.com - October 12 at 9:21 AM
bizjournals.com logoParks Associates: 40% of Smart Light Bulb Owners Use Amazon Echo or Google Home to Control Their Devices
www.bizjournals.com - October 12 at 9:21 AM
investorplace.com logoGeneral Electric Company (GE) Stock Still Is the Smart Longterm Play
investorplace.com - October 12 at 6:30 AM
fool.com logoTech Giants Want in on Amazon.com Inc.'s Smart Speaker Success
www.fool.com - October 11 at 11:35 AM
investorplace.com logo10 Smart Money Stocks to Sell for 2018
investorplace.com - October 11 at 7:50 AM
usatoday.com logoThis smart 4K TV is under $400 right now—but it won't last long
www.usatoday.com - October 11 at 7:37 AM
msn.com logoSmart waiting on Celtics extension offer
www.msn.com - October 11 at 7:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmart & Final Stores, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SFS-US : October 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 7:37 AM
fool.com logoCan Microsoft's Cortana Smart Speaker Counter Amazon's Echo?
www.fool.com - October 10 at 11:20 AM
msn.com logo'Skinny' Marcus Smart is the focus of Celtics preseason hype
www.msn.com - October 8 at 6:35 AM
forbes.com logoWWE Hell In A Cell 2017: Kevin Owens Defeating Shane McMahon And 5 Smart Booking Decisions
www.forbes.com - October 8 at 6:35 AM
ft.com logoBarclays Smart Investor customers demand compensation
www.ft.com - October 7 at 8:25 AM
usatoday.com logoMiss the Hi-Fi? Google, Apple & Sonos amp up their smart speakers
www.usatoday.com - October 7 at 8:25 AM
fool.com logoHow to Help Kids of All Ages Learn Smart Money Habits
www.fool.com - October 7 at 12:25 AM
investorplace.com logoApple Inc.’s HomePod Is the Harbinger of Doom for Other Smart Speakers
investorplace.com - October 6 at 10:37 AM
investorplace.com logoApple Inc.’s HomePod Is the Harbinger of Doom for Other Smart Speakers
investorplace.com - October 6 at 10:29 AM
fool.com logoHow Fitbit's Smartwatch Looks to Pump Up the Business
www.fool.com - October 5 at 9:34 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSmartREIT Third Quarter Results and Conference Call
feeds.benzinga.com - October 5 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMichael A. Mortensen Sells 19,304 Shares of Smart (SFS) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 8:28 PM
investorplace.com logo10 Smart Money Stocks to Buy for 2018
investorplace.com - October 3 at 2:45 PM
forbes.com logoWhy 'Smart Car' Technology Is A Trend We're Investing In
www.forbes.com - October 3 at 12:23 PM
abcnews.go.com logoSmart won't say who No. 5 Georgia will start at QB this week
abcnews.go.com - October 3 at 12:23 PM
fool.com logo15 Smart Things You Can Do With $1,000 Right Now
www.fool.com - October 1 at 7:57 AM
forbes.com logoSmart Companies Are Already Using Apple's ARkit To Make Cash Registers Ring
www.forbes.com - October 1 at 1:20 AM
fool.com logoNVIDIA Has Its Eye on Smart Cities in China with New Alibaba Partnership
www.fool.com - September 30 at 11:35 AM
usatoday.com logoThe new Amazon Echo Plus is a smart home necessity—and pre-orders include a free smart bulb right now
www.usatoday.com - September 30 at 9:16 AM
forbes.com logoSmart Doorbells: There's No Need To Wait For Google To Say Hello
www.forbes.com - September 30 at 9:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.20 EPS Expected for Smart (SFS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 4:28 AM
usatoday.com logoSmart returns slimmer, ready to take on role as Celtics' vet
www.usatoday.com - September 27 at 5:26 PM
bizjournals.com logoSmart & Final Teams Up with L.A. Clippers Star Sam Dekker to Surprise Smart & Final Shoppers and Store Associates
www.bizjournals.com - September 27 at 5:26 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSTMicroelectronics' Software Kit for Bluetooth® Mesh Networking Accelerates Arrival of Connected Smart-Lighting and Automation Products
feeds.benzinga.com - September 27 at 4:35 AM
cnbc.com logoSmart breast pump company Naya Health has booked more than $1m in sales, says CEO
www.cnbc.com - September 26 at 1:31 PM

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