CooTek (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE:CTK): A Fundamentally Attractive Investment

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CooTek (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE:CTK) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of CTK, it is a financially-healthy company with a buoyant future outlook, not yet factored into the price. Below, I’ve touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on CooTek (Cayman) here.

Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential

CTK is currently trading below its true value, which means the market is undervaluing the company’s expected cash flow going forward. This mispricing gives investors the opportunity to buy into the stock at a cheap price compared to the value they will be receiving, should analysts’ consensus forecast growth be correct. Compared to the rest of the software industry, CTK is also trading below its peers, relative to earnings generated. This further reaffirms that CTK is potentially undervalued.

NYSE:CTK Past and Future Earnings, July 10th 2019
NYSE:CTK Past and Future Earnings, July 10th 2019

CTK’s strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This indicates that CTK has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is a key determinant of the company’s health. Investors should not worry about CTK’s debt levels because the company has none! It has only utilized funding from its equity capital to run the business, which is typically normal for a small-cap company. CTK has plenty of financial flexibility, without debt obligations to meet in the short term, as well as the headroom to raise debt should it need to in the future.

NYSE:CTK Historical Debt, July 10th 2019
NYSE:CTK Historical Debt, July 10th 2019

Next Steps:

For CooTek (Cayman), I’ve compiled three important factors you should look at:

  1. Historical Performance: What has CTK’s returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  2. Dividend Income vs Capital Gains: Does CTK return gains to shareholders through reinvesting in itself and growing earnings, or redistribute a decent portion of earnings as dividends? Our historical dividend yield visualization quickly tells you what your can expect from CTK as an investment.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of CTK? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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