Why I Like SHW AG (DB:SW1)

Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of SHW AG (DB:SW1), there’s is a company with strong financial health as well as a excellent growth outlook. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, take a look at the report on SHW here.

Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

SW1’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 SW1 has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. SW1 seems to have put its debt to good use, generating operating cash levels of 1.33x total debt in the most recent year. This is also a good indication as to whether debt is properly covered by the company’s cash flows.

DB:SW1 Future Profit June 19th 18
DB:SW1 Future Profit June 19th 18

Next Steps:

For SHW, I’ve put together three fundamental factors you should further research:

  1. Historical Performance: What has SW1’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 SW1 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 SW1 is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of SW1? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!