Public Joint Stock Company Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company (MCX:KBTK): Commentary On Fundamentals

Public Joint Stock Company Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company (MCX:KBTK) 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 KBTK, it is a company with great financial health as well as a a great track record of performance. 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 Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya here.

Solid track record with adequate balance sheet

In the past couple of years, KBTK has ramped up its bottom line by over 100%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. Not only did KBTK outperformed its past performance, its growth also surpassed the Oil and Gas industry expansion, which generated a 48% earnings growth. This is what investors like to see! KBTK is financially robust, with ample cash on hand and short-term investments to meet upcoming liabilities. This indicates that KBTK has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is a key determinant of the company’s health. KBTK seems to have put its debt to good use, generating operating cash levels of 0.22x 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.

MISX:KBTK Income Statement, April 17th 2019
MISX:KBTK Income Statement, April 17th 2019

Next Steps:

For Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya, I’ve compiled three pertinent aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for KBTK’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for KBTK’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is KBTK 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 KBTK is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of KBTK? 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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