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Tiziano Frateschi
Tiziano Frateschi
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Bed Bath & Beyond Among Companies With Growing EPS

A review of stocks with strong EPS that are undervalued

Companies with growing EPS are often good investments as they can return a good profit to investors. Here is a selection of the most undervalued companies, according to the DCF calculator, that have a five-year growing EPS.

Earnings per share of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) grew by 10% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of about $45 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 50%.

Bed Bath & Beyond operates a chain of retail stores. It operates under the names Bed Bath & Beyond, Christmas Tree Shops, Harmon and Harmon Face Values, buybuy BABY & World Market or Cost Plus World Market.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 9.04, has been as high as $69.92 and as low as $41.15 in the last 52 weeks and is 39.49% below its 52-week high and 2.82% above its 52-week low.

HOTCHKIS & WILEY is the company's largest shareholder among the gurus with 4.87% of outstanding shares followed by PRIMECAP Management (Trades, Portfolio) with 2.71%, Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) with 1.12%, Chuck Royce (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.99%, Ray Dalio (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.3%, Meridian Funds (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.28%, Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.14% and Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.13%.

Earnings per share of Gentherm Inc. (THRM) grew by 72% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of about $35 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 48%.

Gentherm is engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of thermal management technologies. The company has two reportable segments for financial reporting purposes: Automotive and Industrial.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 14.91, has been as high as $55.64 and as low as $31.31 in the last 52 weeks and is 39.92% below its 52-week high and 6.77% above its 52-week low.

RS Investment Management (Trades, Portfolio) is the company's largest shareholder among the gurus with 1.27% of outstanding shares followed by Columbia Wanger (Trades, Portfolio) with 1.11%, Mairs and Power (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.34%, Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.29% and John Hussman (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.04%.

Earnings per share of Invesco Ltd. (IVZ) grew by 17% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of $25.83 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 49%.

Invesco is an investment management company operating in more than 20 countries. It provides retail and institutional clients with an array of investment management capabilities. It has presence in the institutional and retail markets.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 12.19, has been as high as $39.48 and as low as $23.01 in the last 52 weeks and is 37.13% below its 52-week high and 7.87% above its 52-week low.

The largest shareholders among the gurus are Richard Pzena (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.5% of outstanding shares followed by Simons with 0.15%, Pioneer Investments (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.1%, Olstein with 0.09%, First Pacific Advisors (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.05%, Grantham with 0.02% and Signature Select Canadian Fund (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.02%.

Earnings per share of Amerco Inc. (UHAL) grew by 23% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of $390.06 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 47%.

Amerco is a moving and storage operator and also supplies products and services to help people move and store their household and commercial goods through its subsidiary. It also provides life insurance and property and casualty insurance.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 14.95, has been as high as $436.89 and as low as $305.66 in the last 52 weeks and is 14.48% below its 52-week high and 22.24% above its 52-week low.

Robert Bruce (Trades, Portfolio) is the company's largest shareholder among the gurus with 0.99% of outstanding shares followed by Columbia Wanger (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.84%, Julian Robertson (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.26%, Simons with 0.13%, Royce with 0.04% and Paul Tudor Jones (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.01%.

Earnings per share of Packaging Corp. of America(PKG) grew by 25% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of about $65 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 46%.

Packaging of America is a producer of container board and corrugated products in the U.S. The company also produces multicolored boxes and displays as well as meat boxes and wax-coated boxes for the agricultural industry.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 14.24, has been as high as $73.60 and as low as $44.32 in the last 52 weeks and is 10.63% below its 52-week high and 48.42% above its 52-week low.

The largest shareholder among the gurus is First Eagle Investment (Trades, Portfolio) with 1.76% of outstanding shares followed by HOTCHKIS & WILEY with 0.99%, Greenblatt with 0.46%, Olstein with 0.14%, Pioneer Investments (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.1% and Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.06%.

Earnings per share of Cal-Maine Foods Inc. (CALM) grew by 17% over the last five years and according to the DCF calculator, the stock at the price of $45.64 is undervalued and trading with a margin of safety of 45%.

Cal-Maine Foods is a producer and marketer of shell eggs in the U.S. The company's main business is the production, grading, packaging, marketing and distribution of shell eggs.

The stock is trading with a PE ratio of 5.88, has been as high as $63.25 and as low as $39.60 in the last 52 weeks and is 30.29% below its 52-week high and 11.34% above its 52-week low.

Royce is the company's largest shareholder among the gurus with 0.84% of outstanding shares followed by Hussman with 0.52%, Simons with 0.27%, Chase Coleman (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.15% and Jones with 0.05%.

Disclosure: I do not own any shares of any stocks mentioned in this article.

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Tiziano Frateschi
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