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Superdry chief executive officer Euan Sutherland buys 17 January 2018

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Superdry (L:SDRY) Chief Executive Officer Euan Sutherland bought 8 shares worth GBP147 ($US203) on January 15. The purchase price was GBP18.37.

Euan Sutherland (Reported Buying; trailing 12 months)
MonthNo. of SharesPrice, GBXValue, GBX
January 17, 201881,837.014,696
December 18, 201781,921.015,368
October 16, 201781,747.013,976
September 15, 2017101,562.015,620
July 14, 2017101,502.015,020
May 17, 201791,602.014,418
April 19, 2017101,529.015,290
March 15, 2017101,461.014,610
February 14, 2017101,508.015,080
January 16, 201791,712.015,408
Total921,624.85149,486

Original news release

Source: London Stock Exchange

SECTION 1 BIOGRAPHY EUAN SUTHERLAND, CEO

Appointed: 1 December 2012

Euan was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in October 2014, having previously been an independent Non-Executive Director. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Britvic plc. Euan previously served as Group Chief Executive Officer of the Co-operative Group, Group Chief Operating Officer at Kingfisher plc and as a Non- Executive Director with the Co-operative Food Board. Prior to this he was Chief Executive of AS Watson UK, the owner of Superdrug. Euan has over 20 years' experience within the retail sector having held roles with Boots, Dixons, Coca-Cola, Matalan and Mars.

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SECTION 2 SUPERDRY PLC PRICE PERFORMANCE SCORECARD (United Kingdom:SDRY):

+ Superdry Plc is placed 586/1,364 in the BSS News Bites ranking of price performance of the United Kingdom stocks in the past year, a percentile ranking of 57.

2.1 MCap History:

Market Capitalization has increased by GBX73.2 billion from GBX78.9 billion to GBX152.2 billion since appointment.

SDRYShare Price (GBX)Market Capitalisation (GBX)Market Capitalisation (USD)
Last Traded Jan 171,865152.2 billion2.1 billion
1 Year ago1,596.99132.3 billion1.6 billion
2 Years ago1,469.37124.6 billion1.8 billion
3 Years ago862.6273.1 billion1.1 billion
Oct 22, 2014930.8978.9 billion1.3 billion

2.2 Moving Annual Return (Trailing 12 months):

Based on a dynamic start date of 5 years ago, the Moving Annual Return has been positive in 4 of the last 5 years. An investment in SDRY a year ago would have produced a return of 18.5%

SDRYCloseDividendsCapital Gain / (Loss) %% YieldAnnual Return %
Last Traded Jan 17GBX1,865.0GBX28.016.81.818.5
1 Year agoGBX1,596.99GBX51.08.73.512.2
2 Years agoGBX1,469.37-70.3-70.3
3 Years agoGBX862.62-(42.7)--42.7
4 Years agoGBX1,505.65-160.9-160.9

Close 5 years ago GBX577.15.

2.3 Present Value of GBP1000 invested in the past

The present value of GBX1000 invested a year ago is GBX1,189

PV10001-week1-month1-year
SDRY.L9169571,189
FTSE 100 Index1,0031,0201,059

2.4 Trailing Price Change %

1-Year price change of 16.8% for Superdry outperformed the change of 5.6% in the FTSE 100 Index for a relative price change of 11.2%.

Price Change %1-Month3-Month1-Year
SDRY-4.51.216.8
Personal goods sector-0.5-6.00.6
FTSE 100 Index3.33.05.6

SECTION 3 SUPERDRY PLC FINANCIALS AND GROWTH PERFORMANCE SCORECARD (United Kingdom:SDRY):

3.1 Key Financials (All figures percent)

Revenue Growth has improved from 17.1% in 2015 to 26.7% in 2017 and Return on Equity has improved from 15.9% in 2015 to 17.7% in 2017.

SDRYRevenue GrowthEPS GrowthOperating MarginROE
201726.759.511.317.7
201619.2-9.69.312.3
201517.164.712.415.9

3.2 Revenue and Net Profit

In the last 5 years Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) averaged 19.1% for Total Revenue and 12.8% for Net Profit.

DescriptionAnnual (GBP M)Annual ($US M)5-year Avg (GBP M)5-year Avg ($US M)5-year CAGR %
Total Revenue764.4989.5535692.619.1
EBITDA84.8109.872.994.45.6
Operating Profit84.8109.859.57710.5
Net Profit6685.443.556.312.8

CAGR = Compound Annual Growth Rate

3.3 Performance (All figures in %)

Net Profit Margin 5-year average is 8.3% and Return on Equity 5-year average is 14.5%.

DescriptionAnnual5-year Avg
EBITDA Margin11.314.7
Operating Profit Margin11.311.6
Net Profit Margin8.88.3
Return on Equity17.714.5
Return on Assets11.910.2
Return on Capital Employed20.217.8

3.4 High Performance Indicators:

DescriptionValueRank In United Kingdom Market
Turnover in QuarterGBP268.2 million (US$369.9 million)In Top 8%
Price Change %2.2In Top Quartile
Return on Capital Employed [ROCE] %20.2In Top Quartile
Price/MAP2001.12In Top Quartile
Return on Assets [ROA] %11.9In Top Quartile

SECTION 4 SUPERDRY PLC MARKET POSITION AND GLOBAL RANK (United Kingdom:SDRY):

4.1 Market Position

Superdry Plc (L:SDRY), the United Kingdom's 2nd largest Personal Goods company by market cap, climbed GBX267.10 (or 16.7%) in the trailing 12 months to January 16, 2018 to close at GBX1,869.0. Compared with the FTSE 100 Index which has risen 5.7% over the same period, this is a relative price increase of 11.0%. Average daily volume in the trailing 12 months equalled average trading of 205,771 shares in the previous year.

4.2 Global Rank

Global Rank [out of 47,422 stocks]

DescriptionValueRankQuartile
MCap (US$)2.1B5,509Top
Total Assets (US$)759.4M11,216Top
Revenue (US$)1.1B6,405Top
Net Profit (US$)90.7M5,459Top
Return on Equity %17.75,601Top
Net Profit Margin %8.812,616Second
Price to Book4.727,045Third
Price Earnings22.712,161Second
Yield %1.513,790Second
PV$1000 (1Year) US$*1,34316,007Second
US$* Change (1Year) %24.316,102Second
Rel Strength 6 Mo (US$)1739,507Bottom

* 1 year ago GBP 1 = USD 1.22

Jan 16, 2018: GBP 1 equals USD 1.3796

SECTION 5 OTHER DIRECTORS OF SUPERDRY PLC

Euan Sutherland, Chief Executive Officer

Peter Bamford, Chairman

Nick Wharton, Chief Financial Officer

Penny Hughes, Independent Non-Executive Director

Minnow Powell, Independent Non-Executive Director

Keith Edelman, Non-Executive Director

Simon Callander, Company Secretary

SECTION 6 SUPERDRY PLC ACTIVITIES

Superdry is a Global Digital Brand, obsessed with design, quality and fit and committed to relentless innovation. We design affordable, premium quality clothing, accessories and footwear which are sold around the world. We have a unique purpose to help our consumers feel amazing through wearing our clothes. We have a clear strategy for delivering continued growth via a disruptive multi-channel approach combining Ecommerce, Wholesale and physical stores. We operate in 55 countries, including our development markets of North America and China and have almost 5,000 colleagues globally.

SECTION 7 RECENT NEWS ON DIRECTORS

7.1 CHANGES IN BOARD OF DIRECTORS

19 December 2017

SuperGroup will appoint Dennis Millard as senior independent director

SuperGroup will appoint Dennis Millard as Senior Independent Director. The appointment takes effect from Feb 01, 2018.

19 December 2017

SuperGroup will appoint John Smith as director

SuperGroup will appoint John Smith as Non-Executive Director. The appointment takes effect from Feb 01, 2018.

19 December 2017

SuperGroup director Keith Edelman - to step down

Keith Edelman of SuperGroup will step down as Non-Executive Director. The effective date is Feb 01, 2018.

7.2 SHAREHOLDER VALUE ADDED BY DIRECTORS

01 December 2017

Minnow Powell brings three-bagger value to SuperGroup

Minnow Powell was appointed Independent Non-Executive Director of SuperGroup (L:SGP) five years ago on December 01, 2012. The present value of GBP1,000 (PV1000) invested on the appointment date is GBP3,465, for a capital gain of GBP2,306 and dividend reinvested of GBP159. In the same period the shares were up 230.6% from GBP591.9 to GBP1,957.0.

7.3 RECENT REPORTED BUYING

18 January 2018

Superdry company secretary Simon Callander buys

Superdry (L:SDRY) Company Secretary Simon Callander bought 8 shares worth GBP147 ($US203) on January 15. The purchase price was GBP18.37.

19 December 2017

SuperGroup company secretary Simon Callander buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Company Secretary Simon Callander bought 8 shares worth GBP154 ($US205) on December 13. The purchase price was GBP19.21. The shares hit a one-month low on the day.

19 December 2017

SuperGroup chief executive officer Euan Sutherland buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Chief Executive Officer Euan Sutherland bought 8 shares worth GBP154 ($US205) on December 13. The purchase price was GBP19.21. The shares hit a one-month low on the day.

17 October 2017

SuperGroup chief executive officer Euan Sutherland buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Chief Executive Officer Euan Sutherland bought 8 shares worth GBP140 ($US186) on October 13. The purchase price was GBP17.47.

17 October 2017

SuperGroup company secretary Simon Callander buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Company Secretary Simon Callander bought 9 shares worth GBP157 ($US209) on October 13. The purchase price was GBP17.47.

26 September 2017

SuperGroup chief executive officer Euan Sutherland buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Chief Executive Officer Euan Sutherland bought 1 share worth GBP16 ($US21) on September 22. The purchase price was GBP15.68. The shares hit an eight-day high on the day.

18 September 2017

SuperGroup company secretary Simon Callander buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Company Secretary Simon Callander bought 9 shares worth GBP141 ($US191) on September 13. The purchase price was GBP15.62. The shares hit a 12-day high on the day.

18 September 2017

SuperGroup chief executive officer Euan Sutherland buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Chief Executive Officer Euan Sutherland bought 10 shares worth GBP156 ($US212) on September 13. The purchase price was GBP15.62. The shares hit a 12-day high on the day.

18 September 2017

SuperGroup company secretary Simon Callander buys

SuperGroup (L:SGP) Company Secretary Simon Callander bought 10 shares worth GBP156 ($US212) on September 13. The purchase price was GBP15.62. The shares hit a 12-day high on the day.

7.4 UPDATED DIRECTOR PROFILES

23 August 2017

Minnow Powell - SuperGroup updates director's profile

SuperGroup recently released their Annual Report. The updated profile of Minnow Powell, Independent Non-Executive Director is shown below.Minnow was appointed on 1 December 2012 and is Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee. He is also a non-executive director at Computacenter plc and is on the Supervisory Board and Audit Committee of TUI AG (following the merger of TUI Travel Plc and TUI AG). Minnow spent 25 years with Deloitte, and was made a partner in 1985. He is a Chartered Accountant and was a member of the UK's Audit Practices Board for 6 years.

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