A Look At McMillan Shakespeare Limited’s (ASX:MMS) Exceptional Fundamentals

Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of McMillan Shakespeare Limited (ASX:MMS), there’s is a company with robust financial health as well as an optimistic future outlook. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my high-level commentary, read the full report on McMillan Shakespeare here.

High growth potential with adequate balance sheet

Investors in search for stocks with room to flourish should look no further than MMS, with its expected earnings growth of 21% which is expected to flow into an impressive return on equity of 23% over the next couple of years. MMS is financially robust, with ample cash on hand and short-term investments to meet upcoming liabilities. This suggests prudent control over cash and cost by management, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. MMS’s has produced operating cash levels of 0.35x total debt over the past year, which implies that MMS’s management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

ASX:MMS Future Profit December 1st 18
ASX:MMS Future Profit December 1st 18

Next Steps:

For McMillan Shakespeare, there are three key aspects you should further examine:

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