LIN:NYE-Linde plc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Specialty Chemicals | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 328.63

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 168.44B

Volume

1.85M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 366.71 (+11.59%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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Linde plc (LIN) Stock Analysis:
Based on the Linde plc stock forecasts from 10 analysts, the average analyst target price for Linde plc is USD 366.71 over the next 12 months. Linde plc’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Linde plc is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 7 positive signals and 9 negative signals. At the last closing, Linde plc’s stock price was USD 328.63. Linde plc’s stock price has changed by -6.80% over the past week, -5.20% over the past month and +27.33% over the last year.

About

Linde plc operates as an industrial gas company in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, helium, electronic and specialty gases, acetylene, and carbon monoxide. The ...Read More

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AVTR Avantor Inc

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AVTR-PA Avantor Inc

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ETFs Containing LIN

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
HYDR:CA Horizons Global Hydrogen .. 3.84 % 0.00 %

+0.50 (+2.78%)

N/A
FEU SPDR STOXX Europe 50 ETF 0.00 % 0.29 %

N/A

USD0.18B
E950:XETRA Lyxor 1 EURO STOXX 50 UCI.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.34 (+0.78%)

USD0.04B
EXW1:XETRA iShares EURO STOXX 50 UCI.. 0.00 % 0.11 %

+0.34 (+0.78%)

USD5,933.96B
EXSI:XETRA iShares EURO STOXX UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.29 (+0.60%)

USD0.81B
EXSC:XETRA iShares STOXX Europe Larg.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.36 (+0.75%)

USD5,933.98B
EUNZ:XETRA iShares STOXX Europe 50 U.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.07 (+0.23%)

USD0.54B
EUNA:XETRA iShares III Public Limite.. 0.00 % 0.10 %

-0.01 (-0.24%)

USD1.35B
EUN1:XETRA iShares II Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.32 (+0.83%)

USD0.73B
ETBB:XETRA EasyETF - BNP Paribas Eas.. 0.00 % 0.18 %

+0.08 (+0.77%)

USD0.21B
ELFA:XETRA Deka EURO STOXX 50 UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.59 (+0.62%)

USD0.47B
EL4Y:XETRA Deka STOXX Europe 50 UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.19 %

+0.32 (+0.82%)

USD0.25B
EL4F:XETRA Deka DAX (ausschüttend) .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.26 (+0.39%)

USD0.06B
EL4B:XETRA Deka EURO STOXX 50 UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.33 (+0.76%)

USD0.03B
EL4A:XETRA Deka DAX UCITS ETF 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.56 (+0.39%)

USD0.01B
E960:XETRA Lyxor 1 STOXX Europe 600 .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.36 (+0.74%)

USD0.05B
E901:XETRA Lyxor 1 DAX UCITS ETF (I) 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

USD0.11B
H4ZA:XETRA HSBC ETFs Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.05 %

+0.35 (+0.77%)

USD0.49B
DXET:XETRA Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.50 (+0.75%)

USD4.56B
DX2X:XETRA Xtrackers - Stoxx Europe .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.76 (+0.69%)

USD1.77B
DBXE:XETRA Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.34 (+0.75%)

USD3.54B
DBXD:XETRA Xtrackers - DAX UCITS ETF 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.54 (+0.36%)

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DBPD:XETRA Xtrackers - ShortDAX x2 D.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

-0.01 (-0.78%)

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C054:XETRA ComStage - FR EURO STOXX .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

USD0.02B
C050:XETRA ComStage - EURO STOXX 50.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

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USD0.18B
C002:XETRA ComStage - FR DAX UCITS E.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

USD0.05B
C001:XETRA Lyxor Core DAX (DR) UCITS.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

+0.54 (+0.40%)

USD0.95B
XD5F:F Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

N/A

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XSXE:F Xtrackers - Stoxx Europe .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.66 (+0.63%)

USD1.35B
XDDX:F Xtrackers - DAX Income UC.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.32 (+0.26%)

USD0.57B
WTIM:F WisdomTree Issuer ICAV - .. 0.00 % 0.29 %

-0.06 (-0.25%)

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EXW3:XETRA iShares STOXX Europe 50 U.. 0.00 % 0.51 %

+0.32 (+0.85%)

USD5,933.95B
IUSR:XETRA iShares EURO STOXX 50 ex-.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

N/A

USD0.04B
IQQG:XETRA iShares Euro Total Market.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.63 (+1.21%)

USD0.10B
EXSA:XETRA iShares STOXX Europe 600 .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.32 (+0.67%)

USD2,635.31B
HDGB:LSE VanEck Vectors Hydrogen E.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.13 (+1.16%)

N/A
NDVG Nuveen Dividend Growth ET.. 0.00 % 0.64 %

N/A

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E909:F Lyxor 1 DAX® 50 ESG UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

N/A

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PABZ:PA Amundi Index Solutions -A.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.53 (+0.78%)

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HJEN Direxion Hydrogen ETF 0.00 % 0.45 %

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HDRO ETF Series Solutions - De.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

N/A

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ZPDX:XETRA SPDR STOXX Europe 600 ESG.. 0.00 % 0.12 %

+0.20 (+0.76%)

USD0.11B
XSXE:XETRA Xtrackers - Stoxx Europe .. 0.00 % 0.25 %

+0.74 (+0.70%)

USD5.25M
MTDB:XETRA Lyxor Core Euro Stoxx 50 .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+0.68 (+0.78%)

USD0.37B
HTMW:XETRA L&G Hydrogen Economy UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.03 (+0.52%)

N/A
E909:XETRA Lyxor 1 DAX® 50 ESG UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.05 %

+0.12 (+0.30%)

USD0.23B
CD5:PA Amundi Index Solutions - .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.54 (+0.81%)

N/A
XD5F:XETRA Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

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USD0.02B
EXS1:XETRA iShares Core DAX UCITS ET.. 0.00 % 0.16 %

+0.50 (+0.37%)

USD5,933.93B
UIM1:F UBS ETF SICAV - Euro Stox.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.19 (+0.44%)

USD0.43B
XDDX:XETRA Xtrackers - DAX Income UC.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.48 (+0.39%)

USD0.57B
WTIM:XETRA WisdomTree Issuer ICAV - .. 0.00 % 0.29 %

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VX5E:XETRA Vanguard Euro STOXX 50 UC.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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VDXX:XETRA Vanguard Funds Public Lim.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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V50D:XETRA Amundi Index Solutions - .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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V3ET:XETRA VanEck Vectors ETFs N.V. .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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USD0.05B
UIM1:XETRA UBS ETF SICAV - Euro Stox.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.34 (+0.79%)

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STXH:XETRA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.86 (+0.70%)

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MSED:XETRA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.70 (+0.78%)

USD0.12B
LYY7:XETRA Multi Units Luxembourg - .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.58 (+0.39%)

USD0.68B
LYSX:XETRA Multi Units France - Lyxo.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.34 (+0.79%)

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LYP6:XETRA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.35 (+0.65%)

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LGQG:XETRA Lyxor EURO STOXX 300 (DR).. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.50 (+0.64%)

USD0.40B
VX5E:F Vanguard Euro STOXX 50 UC.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

N/A

USD0.04B
STXH:F Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.70 (+0.57%)

USD2.78B
JPGE JPMorgan Diversified Retu.. 0.00 % 0.29 %

N/A

USD0.07B
FUQA:LSE Fidelity UCITS SICAV - Fi.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

+6.63 (+0.89%)

USD0.24B
MFDD:PA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.16 (+0.65%)

USD0.02B
MEUD:PA Lyxor Core STOXX Europe 6.. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.46 (+0.71%)

USD3.58B
DAX:PA Multi Units Luxembourg - .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.58 (+0.39%)

USD0.68B
CG1:PA Amundi ETF DAX UCITS ETF .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+1.00 (+0.35%)

USD0.39B
C50:PA Amundi Index Solutions - .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.74 (+0.74%)

USD2.37B
50E:PA HSBC ETFs Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.05 %

+0.34 (+0.75%)

USD0.49B
ZWEU:LSE BMO Enhanced Income Euro .. 0.00 % 0.30 %

N/A

USD0.07B
XD5F:LSE Xtrackers Euro Stoxx 50 e.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

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USD0.02B
VX5E:LSE Vanguard Euro STOXX 50 UC.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

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USD0.04B
ZWEE:LSE BMO Enhanced Income Euro .. 0.00 % 0.30 %

N/A

USD0.09B
XSX6:LSE Xtrackers - Stoxx Europe .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+66.00 (+0.72%)

USD1.77B
FUSP:LSE Fidelity US Quality Incom.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.07 (+0.78%)

USD4.64M
FUSD:LSE Fidelity UCITS SICAV - Fi.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

+0.02 (+0.23%)

USD0.71B
MEUD:LSE Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+118.58 (+0.69%)

USD3.58B
MSED:PA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.60 (+0.74%)

USD0.12B
FUSI:LSE Fidelity UCITS SICAV - Fi.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

+6.85 (+1.03%)

USD0.71B
FUSA:LSE Fidelity US Quality Incom.. 0.00 % 0.30 %

+0.07 (+0.67%)

USD0.24B
EUN:LSE iShares II Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+9.00 (+0.28%)

USD0.74B
SPEU SPDR Portfolio Europe ETF 0.00 % 0.09 %

N/A

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IQD-B:CA CI WisdomTree Internation.. 0.00 % 0.54 %

N/A

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FCUL:CA Fidelity U.S. Low Volatil.. 0.00 % 0.39 %

+0.25 (+0.66%)

USD0.05B
FCLH:CA Fidelity U.S. Low Volatil.. 0.00 % 0.42 %

N/A

USD9.06M
UTRN Vesper U.S. Large Cap Sho.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

N/A

USD0.08B
SZNE Pacer Funds Trust - Pacer.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

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USD0.07B
HRES:CA Harvest Global Resource L.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

N/A

USD1.69M
YLDE ClearBridge Dividend Stra.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

N/A

USD0.02B
IQD:CA CI WisdomTree Internation.. 0.00 % 0.63 %

N/A

USD0.19B
DQI:CA CI WisdomTree Internation.. 0.00 % 0.72 %

-0.19 (-0.63%)

USD0.04B
RTM Invesco S&P 500 Equal Wei.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

N/A

USD0.48B
MSE:PA Multi Units France - Lyxo.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.33 (+0.78%)

USD3.61B
MFED:PA Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.55 (+0.66%)

USD0.40B
MSED:F Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.55 (+0.71%)

USD0.31B
ELFA:F Deka EURO STOXX 50 UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

-0.03 (-0.03%)

USD0.47B
LYY7:F Multi Units Luxembourg - .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.38 (+0.26%)

USD0.68B
LYSX:F Multi Units France - Lyxo.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.17 (+0.40%)

USD3.61B
LYP6:F Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

N/A

USD2.29B
LGQG:F Lyxor Index Fund - Lyxor .. 0.00 % 0.07 %

+1.55 (+0.66%)

USD0.48B
IUSR:F iShares EURO STOXX 50 ex-.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

N/A

USD0.04B
IQQG:F iShares Public Limited Co.. 0.00 % 0.40 %

+0.59 (+1.14%)

USD0.12B
H4ZA:F HSBC ETFs Public Limited .. 0.00 % 0.05 %

-0.07 (-0.16%)

USD0.19B
EXW3:F iShares STOXX Europe 50 U.. 0.00 % 0.51 %

+0.26 (+0.68%)

USD5,933.95B
EXW1:F iShares EURO STOXX 50 UCI.. 0.00 % 0.11 %

+0.19 (+0.43%)

USD5,933.96B
EXSI:F iShares EURO STOXX UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.31 (+0.65%)

USD0.81B
EXSC:F iShares STOXX Europe Larg.. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.41 (+0.87%)

USD5,933.98B
EUN2:F iShares II Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.10 %

+0.19 (+0.42%)

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EUN1:F iShares II Public Limited.. 0.00 % 0.35 %

+0.19 (+0.49%)

USD0.73B
EL4Y:F Deka STOXX Europe 50 UCIT.. 0.00 % 0.19 %

+0.03 (+0.07%)

USD0.25B
C001:F Lyxor Core DAX® (DR) UCI.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

+0.68 (+0.51%)

USD0.95B
EL4F:F Deka DAX (ausschüttend) .. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.38 (+0.57%)

USD0.06B
EL4B:F Deka EURO STOXX 50 UCITS .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.24 (+0.56%)

USD0.03B
EL4A:F Deka DAX UCITS ETF 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.10 (-0.07%)

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EESM:F BNP Paribas Easy - MSCI E.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-2.55 (-0.82%)

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E950:F Lyxor 1 EURO STOXX 50 UCI.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

+0.32 (+0.73%)

USD0.04B
E901:F Lyxor 1 DAX UCITS ETF (I) 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

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DXET:F Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.47 (+0.71%)

USD4.56B
DX2X:F Xtrackers - Stoxx Europe .. 0.00 % 0.20 %

+0.56 (+0.51%)

USD1.77B
DBXE:F Xtrackers - Euro Stoxx 50.. 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.32 (+0.71%)

USD3.54B
DBXD:F Xtrackers - DAX UCITS ETF 0.00 % 0.09 %

+0.76 (+0.50%)

USD4.41B
DBPD:F Xtrackers - ShortDAX x2 D.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

-0.01 (-0.45%)

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C054:F ComStage FR EURO STOXX 50.. 0.00 % 0.15 %

N/A

USD0.02B
C050:F ComStage - EURO STOXX 50.. 0.00 % 0.08 %

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C002:F ComStage FR DAX UCITS ETF 0.00 % 0.15 %

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HDRO:LSE VanEck Vectors Hydrogen E.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

+0.15 (+0.95%)

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Specialty Chemicals)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -5.14% 20% F 20% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -5.14% 20% F 20% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 27.33% 74% C 79% C+
Dividend Return 1.64% 55% F 31% F
Total Return 28.97% 74% C 77% C+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 18.43% 77% C+ 77% C+
Dividend Return 1.33% 40% F 32% F
Total Return 19.75% 77% C+ 77% C+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 18.77% 79% C+ 60% D-
Risk Adjusted Return 105.24% 93% A 93% A
Market Capitalization 168.44B 100% A+ 99% A+
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 Chemicals)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 48.36 16% F 13% F
Price/Book Ratio 3.86 34% F 26% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 22.67 27% F 20% F
EV/EBITDA 18.89 24% F 30% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 7.86% 30% F 43% F
Return on Invested Capital 4.81% 27% F 52% F
Return on Assets 3.80% 25% F 61% D-
Debt to Equity Ratio 25.68% 88% B+ 76% C
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 1.50 82% B- 60% D-
Short Percent 0.45% 93% A 85% B
Beta 0.84 84% B 68% D+
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%

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

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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:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

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.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

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

Overpriced on cashflow basis

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

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

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