Golfsmith International Holdings Company Profile - Aug 24, 2011

Document Sample
Golfsmith International Holdings Company Profile - Aug 24, 2011 Powered By Docstoc
					Company Fundamentals\Company Profile

   A Wright Investors' Service Research Report:

   Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc.
                                                                                       440 Wheelers Farms Road
                                                                                       Milford, CT 06461 U.S.A.


  COMPANY PROFILE
  Figures in U.S. Dollars

                                 Wright Quality Rating:LDNN                                 Key Data

   Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Golfsmith International,   Ticker:
   Inc., is a holding company. The Company is a specialty retailer of golf and tennis       GOLF
   equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The Company operates as an
   integrated multi-channel retailer, providing its customers the convenience of            2010 Sales:
   shopping in the retail stores across United States, through its Internet site,
                                                                                            351,851,394
   www.golfsmith.com, and from its catalogs. The Company offers a product selection
   that features national brands, pre-owned clubs and its branded products. It offers a
   number of customer services and customer care initiatives, including its club trade-in   Major Industry:
   program, 30-day playability guarantee, 115% low-price guarantee, its credit card,        Retailers
   in-store golf lessons, and SmartFit, its club-fitting program. As of January 1, 2011,
   the Company operated 75 stores in 21 states and 33 markets.                              Sub Industry:
                       Stock Chart                                Officers                  Miscellaneous Retailers
                                                         Chairman, President & Chief
                                                                 Executive           Country:
                                                               Martin E. Hanaka      United States

                                                          Executive Vice President,         Currency:
                                                          Chief Operating Officer &
                                                                                            U.S. Dollars
                                                           Chief Financial Officer
                                                                 Sue E. Gove
                                                                                            Fiscal Year Ends:
                                                                                            December

                                                                                            Employees
                                                                                            1,621

                                                                                            Exchanges:
                                                                                            NAS

                                                                                            Share Type:
                                                                                            Common

             Stock Price (8/19/2011): 3.47
                                                                                            Market Capitalization:
               Recent stock performance
                                                                                            54,870,537
                  1 Week       -3.3%
                  4 Weeks      -5.7%
                  13 Weeks    -15.8%                                                        Total Shar
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Golfsmith International, Inc., is a holding company. The Company is a specialty retailer of golf and tennis equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The Company operates as an integrated multi-channel retailer, providing its customers the convenience of shopping in the retail stores across United States, through its Internet site, www.golfsmith.com, and from its catalogs. The Company offers a product selection that features national brands, pre-owned clubs and its branded products. It offers a number of customer services and customer care initiatives, including its club trade-in program, 30-day playability guarantee, 115% low-price guarantee, its credit card, in-store golf lessons, and SmartFit, its club-fitting program. As of January 1, 2011, the Company operated 75 stores in 21 states and 33 markets.
BUY THIS DOCUMENT NOW PRICE: $24.95 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEED
PARTNER Wright Investors' Service
Wright Investors' Service is an internationally recognized investment management and financial advisory firm headquartered in Milford, Connecticut. For more than 40 years, Wright has used well-defined and sophisticated investment strategies to help institutions, plan sponsors, bank trust departments, trust companies and individual investors achieve their financial objectives through a sensible approach to managing assets that balances risk and return.