Why Fundamental Investors Might Love Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:HUBB)

Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:HUBB) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of HUBB, it is a notable dividend-paying company with a strong track record of delivering benchmark-beating performance. 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, read the full report on Hubbell here.

Solid track record established dividend payer

Over the past year, HUBB has grown its earnings by 42%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. The strong earnings growth is reflected in impressive double-digit 20% return to shareholders, which is an optimistic signal for the future.

NYSE:HUBB Income Statement, September 16th 2019
NYSE:HUBB Income Statement, September 16th 2019

HUBB 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.

NYSE:HUBB Historical Dividend Yield, September 16th 2019
NYSE:HUBB Historical Dividend Yield, September 16th 2019

Next Steps:

For Hubbell, I’ve put together three key aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for HUBB’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for HUBB’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are HUBB’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of HUBB? 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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