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Designer Brands (DBI) Company Profile

Updated Sep 9, 2019
Designer Brands has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Designer Brands Inc.
Short Name:Designer Brands
Trading Ticker Symbol:DBI
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Columbus, Ohio
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Non-Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Shoe Manufacturing
Main Business Areas: Consumer Non-Durables, Shoe Manufacturing, Consumer Cyclical, Footwear
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Designer Brands

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Designer Brands as of writing:
Current Share Price:$16.2
Previous Year's Closing Price:$24.95
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-35.07%
Market Cap:$1.19 billion
52-week Price Range:$14.08 - $34.63
Dividend Per Share:$1
EPS (TTM):0.67
Price-Earnings (Trailing):24.14
Price-Earnings (Forward):7.43

Company Profile and Business Description for Designer Brands

Designer Brands is one of North America’s largest designers, producers and retailers of footwear and accessories. Our business segments include world-class design and sourcing operations, a robust wholesaling business, and more than 1,000 points of distribution.

The primary concept, DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, offers brand name and designer dress, casual and athletic footwear and accessories. The first store opened in 1991 in Dublin, Ohio. Today, DSW operates more than 500 stores in 44 states. The Affiliated Business Group operates nearly 290 leased departments for other retailers, such as Stein Mart, in the U.S.Designer Brands also operates several retail concepts in Canada, including The Shoe Company and Shoe Warehouse, which provide a convenient footwear solution for the whole family, as well as DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse – nearly 150 locations in all. In 2018, the company acquired Camuto Group, the legendary product design and brand development organization best known for the successful Vince Camuto® brand and the footwear licenses of Jessica Simpson® and Lucky Brand®. The partnership transformed Designer Brands into one of the largest footwear companies in North America with global, industry-leading capabilities in product design, development, sourcing and production. A public company since 2005, our stock is traded on the New York City Stock Exchange as DBI.

Designer Brands, Inc., formerly DSW Inc., is a footwear retailer. The Company offers an assortment of brand name dress, casual and athletic footwear and accessories for women, men and kids. The Company operates through two segments: the DSW segment (DSW), which includes DSW stores and dsw.com, and the Affiliated Business Group (ABG) segment. As of January 28, 2017, the Company operated 501 DSW stores, dsw.com and shoe departments in 288 Stein Mart stores and Steinmart.com, 106 Gordmans stores and Gordmans.com, and one Frugal Fannie's store. DSW separates its merchandise into three primary categories: women's footwear; men's footwear, and accessories and other (which includes kids' footwear). Other primarily includes Ebuys and its investment in Town Shoes. The ABG segment partners with three other retailers to help build and optimize their in-store and online footwear businesses.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Shoe Manufacturing Sector

Along with Designer Brands Inc., the following other peer (competitor) companies also exist within the same Shoe Manufacturing - Consumer Non-Durables sector whose company profile and dividend history is as follows:

▶ adidas AG (ADDYY): adidas AG, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, produces, and markets athletic and sports lifestyle products worldwide. It offers footwear; apparel; and hardware, such as bags and balls under the ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Caleres (CAL): Caleres, Inc. engages in the retail and wholesale of footwear in the United States, Canada, Guam, and Italy. It operates through Famous Footwear and Brand Portfolio segments. The company offers licens....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Crocs (CROX): Crocs, Inc., incorporated on April 15, 2005, is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of casual lifestyle footwear and accessories for men, women, and children. The ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Deckers Outdoor (DECK): Deckers Outdoor Corporation, incorporated on August 3, 1993, is engaged in designing, marketing and distributing footwear, apparel and accessories for both everyday casual lifestyle use and high performance activities. The ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Iconix Brand (ICON): Iconix Brand Group, Inc., a brand management company, owns, licenses, and markets a portfolio of consumer brands across the women's, men's, and home industries in the United States and internationally....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ NIKE (NKE): NIKE, Inc., incorporated on September 8, 1969, is engaged in the design, development, marketing and selling of athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories and services. The Companys operating segments include North ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Rocky Brands (RCKY): Rocky Brands, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets footwear and apparel under the Rocky, Georgia Boot, Durango, Lehigh, and Michelin brand names in the United States, Canada, and internationally. T....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Skechers USA (SKX): Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes footwear for men, women, and children; and performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand worldwide. It operates t....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Steven Madden (SHOO): Steven Madden, Ltd. designs, sources, markets, and sells fashion-forward name brand and private label footwear for women, men, and children worldwide. Its Wholesale Footwear segment provides footwear ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Wolverine World Wide (WWW): Wolverine World Wide, Inc. designs, manufactures, sources, markets, licenses, and distributes footwear, apparel, and accessories. The company operates through four segments: Wolverine Outdoor & Lifest....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

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