Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our content.

How to buy Superior Group of Companies stock

Own Superior Group of Companies stock in just a few minutes.

Superior Group of Companies, Inc is an apparel manufacturing business based in the US. Superior Group of Companies shares (SGC) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Superior Group of Companies employs 4,600 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Superior Group of Companies

  1. Compare share trading platforms. Use our comparison table to help you find a platform that fits you.
  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – SGC – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Superior Group of Companies share price

Use our graph to track the performance of SGC stocks over time.

Superior Group of Companies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-23.
52-week range$6.91 - $28.23
50-day moving average $25.16
200-day moving average $24.31
Wall St. target price$29.00
PE ratio 9.3585
Dividend yield $0.3 (1.22%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.65

Buy Superior Group of Companies shares from these brokerages

Compare special offers, low fees and a wide range of types of investments among top trading platforms.
Name Product Stock trade fee Asset types Option trade fee Annual fee Signup bonus
Stocks, Options, ETFs
Free stock (chosen randomly with a value anywhere between $2.50 and $200)
Sign up using the "go to site" link
Make unlimited commission-free trades in stocks, funds, and options with Robinhood Financial.
Interactive Brokers
Stocks, Bonds, Options, Mutual funds, ETFs, Currencies
$0 + $0.65/contract, $1 minimum
IBKR Lite offers $0 commissions, and IBKR Pro offers advanced tools for professional traders.
Sofi Invest
Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
Get one free stock worth up to $1,000
Open an account
A free way to invest in stocks, ETFs and crypto.
Stocks, Options, ETFs
Get one free stock valued between $2.50 and $250 when you open an account, one more with a deposit
Open an account
Margin financing rates start at 3.99%. No monthly subscription fees for margin.
Stocks, ETFs
$0 per month

Compare up to 4 providers

*Signup bonus information updated weekly.

The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.

Is it a good time to buy Superior Group of Companies stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

This chart is not advice or a guarantee of success. Rather, it gauges the real-time recommendations of three popular technical indicators: moving averages, oscillators and pivots. Finder is not responsible for how your stock performs.

Is Superior Group of Companies under- or over-valued?

Valuing Superior Group of Companies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Superior Group of Companies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Superior Group of Companies's P/E ratio

Superior Group of Companies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, Superior Group of Companies shares trade at around 9x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Superior Group of Companies's EBITDA

Superior Group of Companies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $63.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Superior Group of Companies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Superior Group of Companies financials

Revenue TTM $526.7 million
Operating margin TTM 10.52%
Gross profit TTM $188.8 million
Return on assets TTM 9.2%
Return on equity TTM 23.5%
Profit margin 7.79%
Book value $12.45
Market capitalisation $385.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Superior Group of Companies shares

There are currently 173,368 Superior Group of Companies shares held short by investors – that's known as Superior Group of Companies's "short interest". This figure is 6.7% up from 162,449 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Superior Group of Companies shares can be evaluated.

Superior Group of Companies's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Superior Group of Companies's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Superior Group of Companies shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Superior Group of Companies shares traded daily (recently around 77396.428571429). Superior Group of Companies's SIR currently stands at 2.24. In other words for every 100,000 Superior Group of Companies shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2240 shares are currently held short.

However Superior Group of Companies's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Superior Group of Companies shares, or, against the total number of tradable Superior Group of Companies shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Superior Group of Companies's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Superior Group of Companies shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0151% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Superior Group of Companies shares, roughly 15 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Superior Group of Companies.

Find out more about how you can short Superior Group of Companies stock.

Superior Group of Companies share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 15.79% of net profits

Recently Superior Group of Companies has paid out, on average, around 15.79% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.61% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Superior Group of Companies shareholders could enjoy a 1.61% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Superior Group of Companies's case, that would currently equate to about $0.3 per share.

While Superior Group of Companies's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Superior Group of Companies is investing more in its future growth.

Superior Group of Companies's most recent dividend payout was on 25 February 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 February 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Superior Group of Companies's shares ever split?

Superior Group of Companies's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 4 February 2015. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Superior Group of Companies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Superior Group of Companies shares which in turn could have impacted Superior Group of Companies's share price.

Superior Group of Companies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Superior Group of Companies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.9099 up to $28.23. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SGC.US volatility(beta: 0.88)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Superior Group of Companies's is 0.8825. This would suggest that Superior Group of Companies's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Superior Group of Companies overview

Superior Group of Companies, Inc. manufactures and sells apparel and accessories in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Uniforms and Related Products, Remote Staffing Solutions, and Promotional Products. The Uniforms and Related Products segment manufactures and sells a range of uniforms, corporate identity apparel, career apparel, and accessories for personnel of hospitals and health facilities; hotels; food and other restaurants; retail stores; special purpose industrial facilities; commercial markets; transportation; public and private safety and security organizations; and miscellaneous service uses. It also provides various products directly related to uniforms and service apparel; industrial laundry bags for linen suppliers and industrial launderers; personal protective equipment; and promotional and related products for branded marketing programs, event promotions, employee and consumer rewards and incentives, and specialty packaging and displays. This segment sells its products under the Fashion Seal Healthcare, HPI, and WonderWink brand names. The Remote Staffing Solutions segment provides multilingual telemarketing and business process outsourced solutions through the recruitment and employment of qualified English-speaking agents.

Frequently asked questions

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site