Chemring Group PLC (LON:CHG) Has Attractive Fundamentals

Chemring Group PLC (LON:CHG) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of CHG, it is a company with robust financial health as well as a excellent future outlook. 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, take a look at the report on Chemring Group here.

Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

Investors in search for stocks with room to flourish should look no further than CHG, with its expected earinngs growth of 56%, supported by its outstanding capacity to churn out cash from operating activities, which is predicted to ramp up by 75% next year. This indicates that earnings is driven by top-line activity rather than purely unsustainable cost-reduction initiatives. CHG’s ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This implies that CHG manages its cash and cost levels well, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. CHG appears to have made good use of debt, producing operating cash levels of 0.39x total debt in the prior year. This is a strong indication that debt is reasonably met with cash generated.

LSE:CHG Past and Future Earnings, April 17th 2019
LSE:CHG Past and Future Earnings, April 17th 2019

Next Steps:

For Chemring Group, there are three key factors you should further examine:

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