Ascena Retail Stock Analysis (NASDAQ:ASNA)

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Ascena Retail
Updated on : Feb 17, 2017
previous close
ASNA 5.1 (0%)
S&P 500 2351.2 (0%)
Closing Price On: Feb 17, 2017
stock rating
RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Industry :
Retail-Apparel-Shoe
Sector :
Retail-Wholesale
5 Quarter Revenue
Revenue Growth
2017-Q1
$billion
%
YOY GROWTH
Compared to the industry
Operating Profit
Operating Margin:
2.2%
Sector Average:
5.5%
5 Quarter Net Profit
Net Margins
2017-Q1
%
LTM Margin
Compared to the industry
Debt/Equity Ratio
Debt:
1.98B
Debt/Equity Ratio:
 1.05
Compared to the industry
Cash Flow
Operating cash flow:
$56M
Net Income:
$14.4M
PROS      CONS
PE Valuation
PS Valuation
Operating Margins
Net Margins
High Debt Burden
ROIC
ROE
FCF Margin
Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Relative Valuation
ASNA PS :
0.1
Industry PS :
0.8
Sector:   Retail-Wholesale.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
Other Metrics
Return on Invested Capital:
1.7%
Return on Equity:
1.1%
Free Cash Flow Margin:
-3%
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View Ascena Retail stock analysis video. This is our ASNA analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for ASNA stock.

Ascena Retail Group Inc Stock Rating (2.6/5)

Our Ascena Retail stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Ascena Retail stock analysis is based on latest Q1 earnings for 2017. The stock price analysis takes into account a company's valuation metrics.

Should you buy ASNA stock?

  • The price to earnings multiple of 12.2 is attractive when compared with the industry average PE ratio of 20.
  • When compared with the Retail-Apparel-Shoe industry average PS ratio of 0.8, the price-to-sales ratio of 0.1 for ASNA stock is attractive.

Should you sell ASNA stock?

  • Ascena Retail had an unimpressive average operating margin of 2.2% during the Last Twelve Months (LTM).
  • Ascena Retail's LTM Net margins were poor at 0.3%.
  • Ascena Retail is debt laden and has a high debt/equity ratio of  1.05.
  • Ascena Retail has a low ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) of 1.7%.
  • Ascena Retail has a low return on equity of 1.1% over the last twelve months.
  • The company has a negative free cash flow margin of -3%.

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