Brief Commentary On Public Joint Stock Company Gazprom Neft’s (MCX:SIBN) Fundamentals

Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of Public Joint Stock Company Gazprom Neft (MCX:SIBN), there’s is a financially-sound , dividend-paying company with an impressive history of performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, read the full report on Gazprom Neft here.

Excellent balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend

Over the past year, SIBN has grown its earnings by 38%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. This strong performance generated a robust double-digit return on equity of 21%, which is an notable feat for the company. SIBN’s ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This implies that SIBN manages its cash and cost levels well, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. SIBN’s has produced operating cash levels of 0.87x total debt over the past year, which implies that SIBN’s management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

MISX:SIBN Income Statement, September 19th 2019
MISX:SIBN Income Statement, September 19th 2019

SIBN is also a dividend company, with ample net income to cover its dividend payout, which has been consistently growing over the past decade, keeping income investors happy.

MISX:SIBN Historical Dividend Yield, September 19th 2019
MISX:SIBN Historical Dividend Yield, September 19th 2019

Next Steps:

For Gazprom Neft, I’ve compiled three essential factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for SIBN’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for SIBN’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is SIBN worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether SIBN is currently mispriced by the market.
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