AOS:NYE-Smith AO Corporation (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Specialty Industrial Machinery | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 58.42

Change

-0.85 (-1.43)%

Market Cap

USD 8.93B

Volume

1.16M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 60.56 (+3.66%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


AOS Stock Forecast & Price:
Based on the Smith AO Corporation stock forecasts from 7 analysts, the average analyst target price for Smith AO Corporation is USD 60.56 over the next 12 months. Smith AO Corporation’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Smith AO Corporation is Neutral, which is based on 7 positive signals and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, Smith AO Corporation’s stock price was USD 58.42. Smith AO Corporation’s stock price has changed by -3.41% over the past week, +4.38% over the past month and -29.60% over the last year.

About Smith AO Corporation (AOS:NYE)

A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas, heat pump and electric water heaters, boilers, tanks, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. It operates through two segments, North America and Rest of World. The c ...Read More

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OTIS Otis Worldwide Corp

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ETFs Containing AOS

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
FIW First Trust Water ETF 0.00 % 0.53 %

+0.35 (+0.43%)

USD1.30B
PHO Invesco Water Resources E.. 0.00 % 0.59 %

+0.24 (+0.46%)

USD1.68B
RGI Invesco S&P 500® Equal W.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.72 (+0.40%)

USD0.32B
DXZ:CA Dynamic iShares Active U... 0.00 % 0.87 %

-0.16 (-1.44%)

USD0.12B
KLCD KFA Large Cap Quality Div.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.11 (+0.33%)

USD9.74M
WAT:PA Multi Units France - Lyxo.. 0.00 % 0.25 %

-0.17 (-0.31%)

USD1.30B
EBLU Ecofin Global Water ESG F.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.05 (+0.13%)

USD0.06B
AQWA Global X Clean Water ETF 0.00 % 0.50 %

+0.02 (+0.14%)

USD7.13M

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Specialty Industrial Machinery)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -31.95% 23% F 20% F
Dividend Return 1.33% 59% F 27% F
Total Return -30.62% 21% F 19% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -29.50% 27% F 23% F
Dividend Return 1.38% 56% F 26% F
Total Return -28.13% 25% F 22% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -6.11% 36% F 45% F
Dividend Return 7.78% 48% F 30% F
Total Return 1.67% 31% F 36% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 5.35% 44% F 60% D-
Dividend Return 1.81% 59% F 44% F
Total Return 7.15% 44% F 57% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 29.59% 50% F 38% F
Risk Adjusted Return 24.17% 52% F 49% F
Market Capitalization 8.93B 69% D+ 85% B
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Specialty Industrial Machinery)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 18.61 69% D+ 41% F
Price/Book Ratio 5.28 22% F 14% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 13.92 69% D+ 27% F
EV/EBITDA 12.45 57% F 31% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 27.19% 89% B+ 80% B-
Return on Invested Capital 23.61% 94% A 89% B+
Return on Assets 12.24% 94% A 92% A-
Debt to Equity Ratio 10.36% 91% A- 85% B
Technical Ratios  
Dividend Yield 2.02% 74% C 32% F
Short Ratio 4.39 20% F 24% F
Short Percent 5.02% 13% F 41% F
Beta 1.23 49% F 33% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Dividend Growth

This stock has shown below median dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.