Bath & Body Works investors watched their shares sink by -3.6% this morning to a price of $40.7. Some of you might be wondering if it's time to buy the dip. If you are considering this, make sure to check the company's fundamentals first to determine if the shares are fairly valued at today's prices.
Bath & Body Works, Inc. operates a specialty retailer of home fragrance, body care, and soaps and sanitizer products. The company belongs to the Consumer Cyclical sector, which has an average price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 24.11. In contrast, Bath & Body Works has a trailing 12 month P/E ratio of 7.1. The company's price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio is 1.14 tells us the company is fairly valued in terms of growth. PEG ratios under 1 are considered an indicator of undervalued growth.