Zacks: Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (SGC) Given Average Rating of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages
Shares of Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGC) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating.
Analysts have set a 12 month consensus target price of $26.00 for the company and are expecting that the company will post $0.29 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Superior Uniform Group an industry rank of 223 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.
A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Superior Uniform Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, September 16th. BidaskClub raised shares of Superior Uniform Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th.
Superior Uniform Group (NASDAQ:SGC) opened at $24.78 on Thursday. Superior Uniform Group has a 52 week low of $16.65 and a 52 week high of $26.08. The company has a market cap of $369.93, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.64, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.58 and a beta of -0.03. The company has a quick ratio of 1.99, a current ratio of 4.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26.
Superior Uniform Group (NASDAQ:SGC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The textile maker reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.32 by $0.01. Superior Uniform Group had a net margin of 6.79% and a return on equity of 14.70%. The business had revenue of $67.77 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $68.06 million. sell-side analysts anticipate that Superior Uniform Group will post 1.17 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 29th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 15th were paid a dividend of $0.095 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $0.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.53%. Superior Uniform Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 32.20%.
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Superior Uniform Group Company Profile
Superior Uniform Group, Inc (Superior) manufactures and sells a range of uniforms, corporate identity apparel, career apparel and accessories for the medical and health fields, as well as for the industrial, commercial, leisure and public safety markets. Superior operates through two segments: Uniforms and Related Products, and Remote Staffing Solutions.
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