Why First Financial Northwest Inc (NASDAQ:FFNW) Could Be Your Next Investment

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on First Financial Northwest Inc (NASDAQ:FFNW) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. FFNW is a company with great financial health as well as a an impressive track record of performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my high-level commentary, read the full report on First Financial Northwest here.

Flawless balance sheet with proven track record

In the previous year, FFNW has ramped up its bottom line by 45%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. In addition to beating its historical values, FFNW also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 13%. This paints a buoyant picture for the company.

NasdaqGS:FFNW Income Statement Export October 19th 18
NasdaqGS:FFNW Income Statement Export October 19th 18

Next Steps:

For First Financial Northwest, I’ve put together three pertinent aspects you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for FFNW’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for FFNW’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is FFNW 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 FFNW is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of FFNW? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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.