Brief Commentary On Polytec Holding AG’s (VIE:PYT) Fundamentals

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As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health to their future outlook. In the case of Polytec Holding AG (VIE:PYT), it is a financially-sound company with a a great history superior dividend payments, trading at a discount. 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 Polytec Holding here.

Established dividend payer and good value

PYT’s ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This implies that PYT manages its cash and cost levels well, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. PYT appears to have made good use of debt, producing operating cash levels of 0.26x total debt in the prior year. This is a strong indication that debt is reasonably met with cash generated. PYT’s share price is trading below its true value according to its price-to-earnings ratio of 6.74x compared to its industry as well as the wider stock market, making it a relatively cheap stock compared to its peers.

WBAG:PYT PE PEG Gauge February 8th 19
WBAG:PYT PE PEG Gauge February 8th 19

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, PYT is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 5.0%, making it one of the best dividend companies in the market.

WBAG:PYT Historical Dividend Yield February 8th 19
WBAG:PYT Historical Dividend Yield February 8th 19

Next Steps:

For Polytec Holding, I’ve put together three essential aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for PYT’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for PYT’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has PYT’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.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of PYT? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.