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How Fossil Group Performed Compared to Peers

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Fossil Group and its peers

Let’s compare Fossil (FOSL) with its peers. The PE (price-to-earnings) ratios of Fossil, Coach (COH), Kate Spade (KATE), and Guess? (GES) are 7.5x, 21.9x, 31.8x, and 18.2x, respectively. Also, the PBV (price-to-book value) ratios of Fossil, Coach, and Guess? are 3.0x, 3.4x, and 1.7x, respectively.

The PS (price-to-sales) ratios of Fossil, Coach, Kate Spade, and Guess? are 0.72x, 2.0x, 2.2x, and 0.76x, respectively.

Thus, peers outperformed Fossil based on PE and PS.

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ETFs and Fossil

There are several ETFs that invest in Fossil:

  • The Guggenheim S&P Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF (RCD) invests 1.1% of its holdings in Fossil.
  • The First Trust Consumer Discretionary AphaDEX ETF (FXD) invests 0.96% of its holdings in Fossil.
  • The First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDex ETF (FTA) invests 0.77% of its holdings in Fossil. The ETF tracks an index that selects and weights value stocks from the S&P 500 Value Index.

Comparison

Now let’s compare Fossil with the ETFs that invest in it:

  • The year-to-date price movements of Fossil, RCD, FXD, and FTA are -53.9%, 3.3%, 0.58%, and -6.4%, respectively.
  • The PE ratios of Fossil, RCD, FXD, and FTA are 7.5x, 15.3x, 16.1x, and 14.1x, respectively.
  • The PBV ratios of Fossil, RCD, FXD, and FTA are 3.0x, 3.7x, 3.7x, and 1.5x, respectively.

And so the ETFs outperformed Fossil Group based on price movement, PE, and PBV.

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