Should You Be Holding AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON)?

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. AAON is a company with impressive financial health as well as an optimistic growth outlook. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, read the full report on AAON here.

Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

AAON’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 AAON 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 AAON’s debt levels because the company has none! This implies that the company is running its operations purely on off equity funding. which is rather impressive for a US$2.4b market cap company. Investors’ risk associated with debt is virtually non-existent and the company has plenty of headroom to grow debt in the future, should the need arise.

NasdaqGS:AAON Past and Future Earnings, August 5th 2019
NasdaqGS:AAON Past and Future Earnings, August 5th 2019

Next Steps:

For AAON, there are three key aspects you should further research:

  1. Historical Performance: What has AAON’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. Valuation: What is AAON 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 AAON is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of AAON? 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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