Why Diös Fastigheter AB (publ) (STO:DIOS) Could Be A Buy

Diös Fastigheter AB (publ) (STO:DIOS), a real estate company based in Sweden, saw its share price hover around a small range of SEK53.05 to SEK57.45 over the last few weeks. But is this actually reflective of the share value of the small-cap? Or is it currently undervalued, providing us with the opportunity to buy? Let’s take a look at Diös Fastigheter’s outlook and value based on the most recent financial data to see if there are any catalysts for a price change.

See our latest analysis for Diös Fastigheter

What is Diös Fastigheter worth?

The stock seems fairly valued at the moment according to my valuation model. It’s trading around 14.54% above my intrinsic value, which means if you buy Diös Fastigheter today, you’d be paying a relatively reasonable price for it. And if you believe the company’s true value is SEK50.16, there’s only an insignificant downside when the price falls to its real value. Furthermore, it seems like Diös Fastigheter’s share price is quite stable, which means there may be less chances to buy low in the future now that it’s fairly valued. This is because the stock is less volatile than the wider market given its low beta.

What does the future of Diös Fastigheter look like?

OM:DIOS Future Profit August 21st 18
OM:DIOS Future Profit August 21st 18
Investors looking for growth in their portfolio may want to consider the prospects of a company before buying its shares. Although value investors would argue that it’s the intrinsic value relative to the price that matter the most, a more compelling investment thesis would be high growth potential at a cheap price. Though in the case of Diös Fastigheter, it is expected to deliver a negative earnings growth of -17.30%, which doesn’t help build up its investment thesis. It appears that risk of future uncertainty is high, at least in the near term.

What this means for you:

Are you a shareholder? DIOS seems fairly priced right now, but given the uncertainty from negative returns in the future, this could be the right time to de-risk your portfolio. Is your current exposure to the stock beneficial for your total portfolio? And is the opportunity cost of holding a negative-outlook stock too high? Before you make a decision on the stock, take a look at whether its fundamentals have changed.

Are you a potential investor? If you’ve been keeping an eye on DIOS for a while, now may not be the most optimal time to buy, given it is trading around its fair value. The price seems to be trading at fair value, which means there’s less benefit from mispricing. Furthermore, the negative growth outlook increases the risk of holding the stock. However, there are also other important factors we haven’t considered today, which can help gel your views on DIOS should the price fluctuate below its true value.

Price is just the tip of the iceberg. Dig deeper into what truly matters – the fundamentals – before you make a decision on Diös Fastigheter. You can find everything you need to know about Diös Fastigheter in the latest infographic research report. If you are no longer interested in Diös Fastigheter, you can use our free platform to see my list of over 50 other stocks with a high growth potential.

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.