Why Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (LON:RR.) Could Be Worth Watching

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Simply Wall St
Published
December 28, 2020
LSE:RR.

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (LON:RR.) saw a significant share price rise of over 20% in the past couple of months on the LSE. As a large-cap stock with high coverage by analysts, you could assume any recent changes in the company’s outlook is already priced into the stock. However, what if the stock is still a bargain? Let’s take a look at Rolls-Royce Holdings’s outlook and value based on the most recent financial data to see if the opportunity still exists.

Check out our latest analysis for Rolls-Royce Holdings

Is Rolls-Royce Holdings still cheap?

Good news, investors! Rolls-Royce Holdings is still a bargain right now. According to my valuation, the intrinsic value for the stock is £1.58, but it is currently trading at UK£1.16 on the share market, meaning that there is still an opportunity to buy now. However, given that Rolls-Royce Holdings’s share is fairly volatile (i.e. its price movements are magnified relative to the rest of the market) this could mean the price can sink lower, giving us another chance to buy in the future. This is based on its high beta, which is a good indicator for share price volatility.

Can we expect growth from Rolls-Royce Holdings?

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LSE:RR. Earnings and Revenue Growth December 28th 2020

Future outlook is an important aspect when you’re looking at buying a stock, especially if you are an investor looking for growth in your portfolio. Buying a great company with a robust outlook at a cheap price is always a good investment, so let’s also take a look at the company's future expectations. In the upcoming year, Rolls-Royce Holdings' earnings are expected to increase by 78%, indicating a highly optimistic future ahead. This should lead to more robust cash flows, feeding into a higher share value.

What this means for you:

Are you a shareholder? Since RR. is currently undervalued, it may be a great time to accumulate more of your holdings in the stock. With an optimistic outlook on the horizon, it seems like this growth has not yet been fully factored into the share price. However, there are also other factors such as financial health to consider, which could explain the current undervaluation.

Are you a potential investor? If you’ve been keeping an eye on RR. for a while, now might be the time to enter the stock. Its buoyant future outlook isn’t fully reflected in the current share price yet, which means it’s not too late to buy RR.. But before you make any investment decisions, consider other factors such as the track record of its management team, in order to make a well-informed buy.

If you'd like to know more about Rolls-Royce Holdings as a business, it's important to be aware of any risks it's facing. To that end, you should learn about the 2 warning signs we've spotted with Rolls-Royce Holdings (including 1 which is a bit concerning).

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