Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc.

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Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc.                                                            Financial Snapshot

                                                                                       Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                        300 Industry Drive, Pittsburgh, 15275,United   The company reported revenues of US$4,871.49
Headquarters Address
                                        States of America                              million during 2011, with a CAGR of 11.84% during
                                                                                       2007–2011. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                                + 1 724 2733400
                                                                                       10.39% over the previous fiscal year. In 2011, the
                                                                                       company recorded an operating margin of 6.35%, as
Fax                                     N/A                                            against 5.11% in 2010.

Website                                 www.dickssportinggoods.com
                                                                                       Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange           DKS, New York Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                     10,200

Fiscal Year End                         January

Revenue (in US$ million)                4,871.49




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                               Weaknesses                                     Return on Equity

Diversified product portfolio           Geographical concentration                     The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                                       13.35% for 2011, as compared to its peers, Hibbett
                                                                                       Sports, Inc. (Ticker: HIBB), Foot Locker, Inc. (Ticker:
Strong financial performance            Legal issues                                   FL) and Sport Chalet, Inc. (Ticker: SPCHA), which
                                                                                       recorded ROEs of 23.19%, 8.35% and -13.43%
Strong market position                  Product recall incidents                       respectively. The company reported a net profit
                                                                                       margin of 6.35% in 2011.
Opportunities                           Threats
                                                                                       Return on Equity
Elimination of import duties on footwear Increase in counterfeit products

Growth in e-commerce                    Intense Competition

Increased demand for hunting
                                        Rising Manpower Costs
equipment




                                                                                       Liquidity Position

                                                                                       The company reported a current ratio of 1.84 in 2011,
                                                                                       as compared to its peers, Hibbett Sports, Inc., Foot
                                                                                       Locker, Inc. and Sport Chalet, Inc., which recorded
                                                                                       current ratios of 2.86, 3.96 and 1.23 respectively. As
                                                                                       of January 2011, the company recorded cash and
                                                                                       short-term investments of worth US$546.05 million,
                                                                                       against US$1.00 million current debt. The company
                                                                                       reported a debt to equity ratio of 0.10 in 2011 as
                                                                                       compared to its peers, Hibbett Sports, Inc., Foot
                                                                                       Locker, Inc. and Sport Chalet, Inc., which recorded
                                                                                       debt to equity ratios of 0.01, 0.07 and 1.82
                                                                                       respectively.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 7
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................7
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................10
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................10
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................11
      2.2.3       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................12
      2.2.4       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................13
      2.2.5       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................14
    2.3       Competitive Benchmarking ..................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.1       Efficiency ..........................................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.2       Capital Expenditure ..........................................................................................................................................17
      2.3.3       Turnover – Inventory and Asset .......................................................................................................................18
      2.3.4       Liquidity ............................................................................................................................................................19
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 20
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................20
4     Recent Developments ........................
				
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