Brief Commentary On Hubbell Incorporated’s (NYSE:HUBB) Fundamentals

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Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:HUBB) 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 HUBB, it is a dependable dividend payer with a a strong history of delivering benchmark-beating 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, read the full report on Hubbell here.

Established dividend payer with proven track record

In the previous year, HUBB has ramped up its bottom line by 48%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. The strong earnings growth is reflected in impressive double-digit 20% return to shareholders, which is an optimistic signal for the future.

NYSE:HUBB Income Statement Export February 16th 19
NYSE:HUBB Income Statement Export February 16th 19

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, HUBB is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 2.9%.

NYSE:HUBB Historical Dividend Yield February 16th 19
NYSE:HUBB Historical Dividend Yield February 16th 19

Next Steps:

For Hubbell, there are three pertinent aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for HUBB’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for HUBB’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are HUBB’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of HUBB? 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.

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