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Boston Properties makes the list

Companies that have positive and steady net margins and operating margins are often good investments because they can return a solid profit to investors.

According to the GuruFocus discounted cash flow calculator as of Sept. 15, the following undervalued companies have a high margin of safety and have grown their margins over a 10-year period.

Boston Properties

Boston Properties Inc.'s (BXP) net margin and operating margin have grown 18.14% and 34.51% per annum, respectively, over the past 10 years.

According to the DCF calculator, the stock is undervalued with a 6.87% margin of safety at $84.51 per share. The

244 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2020-09-15 17:05
Packaging Corp of America tops the list

According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, a Premium feature, as of Jan. 30, the following companies have grown their book value per share over the past decade.

Book value per share is calculated as total equity minus preferred stock, divided by shares outstanding. Theoretically, it is what shareholders will receive if a company is liquidated. Total equity is a balance sheet item and is equal to total assets minus total liabilities. Since the book value per share may not reflect the company’s true value, some investors check the tangible book value to confirm their investment ideas.

Packaging Corp. of

94 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2020-01-30 19:45
Stock is up more than 2.3%

Shares of the world’s largest pulp and paper company are up more than 2.3% after posting better-than-expected earnings for the most recent quarter.

International Paper Co. (IP) reported third-quarter results before the opening bell on Thursday, beating analysts' estimates of $1 with adjusted earnings of $1.09 per share.

Shares are currently up just under 6% year to date, which is dismal given the S&P 500 Index has gained more than 21% over the same period. However, this could also be an indication that despite the company’s 3.5% gain over the last three days, there is still

86 Views    Nicholas Kitonyi    2019-10-31 22:17
Value screeners identify stocks to consider in light of June GDP numbers and significantly overvalued market

As the summer 2019 season goes deep into the second month, GuruFocus’ value screeners continue identifying investing opportunities for the remaining five months of the year. The five undervalued-predictable companies with the highest margin of safety in terms of the discounted cash flow model are Alliance Data Systems Corp. (ADS), Tech Data Corp. (TECD), Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH), Credit Acceptance Corp. (CACC) and Packaging Corp of America (PKG).

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis said on Friday that real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 2.1% during the quarter ending June 30, down 1% from

1560 Views    James Li    2019-07-26 21:55
Micron Technology tops the list

According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, the following companies have high business predictability ratings and a wide margin of safety.

Micron Technology Inc. (MU)

Micron has a 3.5-star business predictability rank and, according to the discounted cash flow calculator, a 56% margin of safety at $40 per share.

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The company has a market cap of $44.51 billion and an enterprise value of $43.59 billion. Over the last five years, its revenue has grown 18.40%.

Over the last 12 months, the stock has fallen 27% and is currently trading with a price-earnings ratio of 4.46.

337 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2019-07-01 19:38
BorgWarner also on the list

Companies that are growing their earnings are often good investments because they can return a solid profit to investors. According to the discounted cash flow calculator, the following undervalued companies have grown their earnings per share over a five-year period.

BorgWarner Inc.'s (BWA) earnings per share have grown 4.70% per year over the last five years.

According to the DCF calculator, the stock is undervalued with a 5.4% margin of safety at $41.70 per share. The price-earnings ratio is 10.05. The share price has been as high as $46.97 and as low as $32.46 in the last 52 weeks;

106 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2019-06-25 16:11
ModernGraham valuation model reveals top prospects

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham valuation model, I've screened more than 800 companies to select five undervalued mid-cap stocks for value investors.

Each company has been determined to be suitable for either the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor according to the ModernGraham approach. Defensive Investors are defined as investors who need to select only the companies that present the least amount of risk. Enterprising Investors, on the other hand, are able select companies that present a moderate (though still low) amount of risk.

Alliance Data Systems Corp.

694 Views    Benjamin Clark    2019-03-15 20:41
The ModernGraham valuation model reveals top picks

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham valuation model, I've selected five undervalued companies with the highest beta.

A company's beta indicates the correlation at which its price moves in relation to the market. A beta greater than 1 indicates a company is more volatile than the market.

Each company has been determined to be suitable for the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor according to the ModernGraham approach. Defensive Investors are defined as investors who need to select only the companies that present the least amount of risk. Enterprising Investors,

242 Views    Benjamin Clark    2019-02-22 22:05
Top buys include one new position and increased bets in Buffett's Mastercard and Goldman Sachs

Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio), chairman and portfolio manager of Olstein Funds, disclosed last week he established a holding in Equifax Inc. (EFX) during fourth-quarter 2018. The fund manager also disclosed his top four position boosts were Mastercard Inc. (MA), Packaging Corp of America (PKG), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) and FedEx Corp. (FDX).

Managing an equity portfolio of 112 stocks, Olstein seeks companies with high financial strength through a detailed look behind the numbers on a company’s financial statements. The Olstein Funds manager looks for companies that have strong cash flow and avoids aggressive accounting practices.

GuruFocus

259 Views    James Li    2019-02-11 21:19
Guru's top new buy is bank holding company

Delphi Management leader Scott Black (Trades, Portfolio) released his third-quarter portfolio on Nov. 13, listing five new positions.

A disciple of the Graham-Dodd school of value investing, the guru’s Boston-based firm takes long positions in companies that exhibit “a low absolute valuation” that are run by good management teams. According to its website, the firm contacts the management of every company it invests in.

Black established holdings in Huntington Bancshares Inc. (HBAN), Packaging Corp of America (PKG), Oshkosh Corp. (OSK), Nucor Corp. (NUE) and Commercial Vehicle Group Inc. (CVGI) during the quarter.

Huntington Bancshares

In his

220 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2018-11-27 17:53
Guru releases 3rd-quarter portfolio

Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio), leader of Olstein Capital Management, released his third-quarter portfolio this week, listing eight new positions.

The guru’s New York-based firm seeks to produce long-term capital appreciation by investing in undervalued companies that have good financial strength, a competitive edge and are able to generate free cash flow. According to its website, the investment team also takes downside risk into consideration before pursuing a position in the stock.

Olstein’s top five new buys for the quarter were Mohawk Industries Inc. (MHK), Starbucks Corp. (SBUX), McDonald’s Corp. (MCD), Packaging Corp of America (PKG) and

211 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2018-11-08 17:22
There are a number of great companies in the market today

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham Valuation Model, I've selected the five undervalued companies trading closest to their 52-week lows. Each of these companies has been determined to be suitable for the Defensive Investor according to the ModernGraham approach.

Defensive Investors are defined as investors who need to select only the companies that present the least amount of risk. Enterprising Investors, on the other hand, are able to do substantial research and can select companies that present a moderate (though still low) amount of risk.

CI Financial Corp. (TSX:CIX)

CI

440 Views    Benjamin Clark    2018-08-03 16:43
ModernGraham valuation model reveals top prospects

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham valuation model, I've selected five undervalued companies with the highest beta.

A company's beta indicates the correlation at which its price moves in relation to the market. A beta greater than 1 indicates a company is more volatile than the market.

Each company has been determined to be suitable for either the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor according to the ModernGraham approach. Defensive Investors are defined as investors who need to select only the companies that present the least amount of risk. Enterprising

214 Views    Benjamin Clark    2018-07-27 20:03
Stocks offer a wide margin of safety

According to the GuruFocus All-In-One Screener, the following companies have grown their book value per share (BV/S) over the past decade.

BV/S is calculated as total equity minus preferred stock, divided by shares outstanding. Theoretically, it is what shareholders will receive if the company is liquidated. Total equity is a balance sheet item and equal to total assets minus total liabilities. Since the BV/S may not reflect the company’s true value, some investors check the tangible book value to confirm their investment ideas.

The BV/S of Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS) has grown 21% over the last 10 years.

111 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-06-18 19:15
Companies increasing in profitability

Companies growing their earnings per share (EPS) are often good investments as they can return a solid profit to investors. According to the discount cash flow (DCF) calculator, the following are undervalued companies that have grown EPS over a five-year period.

The EPS of Kansas City Southern (KSU) grew 9% over the past five years.

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The railroad company has a market cap of $10.98 billion and enterprise value of $13.72 billion.

According to the DCF calculator, the stock is undervalued with a margin of safety of 20.8% at $104.16. The price-earnings (P/E) ratio

342 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2017-10-11 18:45
Review of holdings and markets

Fund of America Class A Shares (without sales charge) returned 2.38% during the second quarter, underperforming the S&P 500 Index, which registered 3.09%.

In the second quarter, the Fund’s portfolio continued to exhibit what we view as well-diversified stock performance, with several technology-related stocks, as well as positive contributions from a number of other sectors. Equally important, detractors in the Fund’s portfolio were also diversified and relatively contained. While the market-cap bias of the Fund’s portfolio will keep us away from the FANG stocks—Facebook, Apple, Netflix and Google (Alphabet)—which are valued at levels that have generated much financial journalism, we

144 Views    Holly LaFon    2017-08-11 21:49
Dentsply Sirona, Packaging Corp, CBRE Group, Cooper Companies, T. Rowe Price achieve annual milestone

According to GuruFocus, these stocks have reached their 52-week highs.

Dentsply Sirona reached the 52-week high of $65.11

Dentsply Sirona Inc. (XRAY) manufactures consumable dental products and other consumable medical device products. Dentsply Sirona is one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors of dental supplies and equipment. Its product segments include dental consumables, lab products, CAD/CAM and imaging technology, medical devices and specialty products in orthodontics, endodontics and implantation. Over half of its products are sold through dental distributors, and approximately 65% of the company's sales are outside the U.S.

The price of

44 Views    yifan900    2017-07-18 19:13
These stocks had great 12-month performances

According to GuruFocus' All-in-One Guru Screener, the following are some of the stocks that have outperformed the Standard & Poor's 500 Index over the last 12 months and were bought by gurus during the last quarter.

ONEOK Partners LPÂ (OKS) with a market cap of $14.88 billion has outperformed the S&P500 Index by 88.5% over the last 12 months.

ONEOK is engaged in the gathering, processing, storage and transportation of natural gas in the United States.

Its shares are trading with a price-book (P/B) ratio of 2.48. According to the DCF calculator, the company looks overpriced by 280% at

423 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2017-02-21 21:01
Cisco Systems' dividend yield increased 47.5%

The Gurufocus All-In-One Screener highlights stocks that have a five-year growing dividend yield with strong profitability and a long-term track record of solid returns and growing asset value.

Cisco Systems Inc.'s (CSCO) dividend yield has grown 47.50% over the last five years. The yield is now 3.47% with a payout ratio of 47%. The company has a 10-year asset growth rate of 8%, supported by an average return on assets (ROA) of 9.41%.

The company is engaged in designing, manufacturing and selling Internet Protocol (IP) based networking products and services related to the communications and information

345 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2017-01-20 20:49
An overview of the guru's most important sales of the 3rd quarter

Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio) is the chairman and chief investment officer of the Olstein Financial Alert Fund. During the third quarter the guru sold shares in the following stocks:

His stake in Pentair PLCÂ (PNR) was sold out with an impact of -0.83% on the portfolio.

The company delivers industry products, services and solutions to its customers' diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection. Third-quarter sales grew 9% from the same quarter of a year before and earnings per diluted share from continuing operations were 64 cents compared to 52 cents

261 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2016-12-20 19:54

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