Colfax Corporation (CFX): Price and Financial Metrics

Colfax Corporation (CFX): $41.58

-1.25 (-2.92%)

POWR Rating

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  • CFX scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 86.73% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CFX is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 163 days.
  • CFX's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 4.86% of US stocks).

CFX Stock Summary

  • CFX's current price/earnings ratio is 62.81, which is higher than 88.68% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -25.38%, Colfax CORP's debt growth rate surpasses merely 18.67% of about US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, CFX is more volatile than merely 15.85% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Colfax CORP are SXT, PSN, FELE, BLD, and LHCG.
  • CFX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Colfax CORP's official web site, go to

CFX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, CFX's price/sales ratio is 39.39% lower, now standing at 2.
  • Over the past 162 months, CFX's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 31.5.
  • Over the past 162 months, CFX's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 31.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CFX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CFX 2021-09-03 2 1.6 73.3 39.8
CFX 2021-09-02 2 1.6 74.2 40.1
CFX 2021-09-01 2 1.6 73.1 39.6
CFX 2021-08-31 2 1.6 72.7 39.5
CFX 2021-08-30 2 1.6 72.9 39.6
CFX 2021-08-27 2 1.6 73.6 39.9

CFX Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at -12.03%.
  • The year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 27.22%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 112.14%.
CFX's revenue has moved down $7,660,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows CFX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 3,659.152 388.685 106.776
2021-06-30 3,499.192 371.473 94.334
2021-03-31 3,133.624 330.088 57.218
2020-12-31 3,070.769 301.935 42.625
2020-09-30 3,131.02 238.332 -7.45
2020-06-30 3,171.608 213.73 -10.382

CFX's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CFX has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 27.15% of graded US stocks.
  • CFX's asset turnover comes in at 0.473 -- ranking 87th of 104 Machinery stocks.
  • LNN, ACLS, and DRQ are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CFX.

The table below shows CFX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-10-01 0.473 0.423 0.065
2021-07-02 0.465 0.425 0.062
2021-04-02 0.422 0.418 0.042
2020-12-31 0.422 0.419 0.036
2020-10-02 0.430 0.425 0.034
2020-07-03 0.402 0.427 0.024

CFX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CFX, see our CFX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $53.57 Average Broker Recommendation 1.59 (Moderate Buy)

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CFX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $41.58 52-week high $54.67
Prev. close $42.83 52-week low $36.72
Day low $41.35 Volume 293,093
Day high $42.00 Avg. volume 1,136,243
50-day MA $46.25 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $46.53 Market Cap 5.92B

Colfax Corporation (CFX) Company Bio

Colfax Corporation is a manufacturing and engineering company that provides gas- and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services to commercial and governmental customers around the world under the Howden, Colfax Fluid Handling and ESAB brands. The company was founded in 1860 and is based in Annapolis Junction, Maryland.

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Latest CFX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Colfax CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CFX as an investment opportunity.

Colfax Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Wilmington DE, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a leading diversified technology company, today announced that it will issue a press release providing financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2021 on the morning of Tuesday, February 22, 2022. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss these results beginning at 8:00 a.m. Eastern on that day, which will be open to the public by calling +1-877-303-7908 (U.S. callers) and +1-678-373-0875 (Int

Yahoo | January 20, 2022

Colfax's (CFX) Product Strength Aids Amid Cost & Supply Woes

Colfax (CFX) benefits from solid product offerings and focus on innovation, healthy demand and acquisition synergies. Cost inflation and supply-chain woes are concerning.

Yahoo | January 17, 2022

Point Break Capital Management, LLC Buys KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF, MercadoLibre Inc, ...

Investment company Point Break Capital Management, LLC (Current Portfolio) buys KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF, MercadoLibre Inc, SoFi Technologies Inc, SoFi Technologies Inc, sells On Holding AG, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc, Colfax Corp, Bath & Body Works Inc, VMware Inc during the 3-months ended 2021Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Point Break Capital Management, LLC.

Yahoo | January 13, 2022

Colfax to Present at the 40th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference

Wilmington, DE, Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a leading diversified technology company, announced today that it will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 12, at 3:00 pm (EST). A live presentation of this event will be available via Colfax’s website at under the “Investors” section. Replays will also be available on the Company’s website following the event. About Colfax Corporation Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX)

Yahoo | January 10, 2022

Loop Capital Is Bullish On Lincoln Electric; Initiates Colfax With Hold

Loop Capital analyst Chris Dankert initiated coverage of two Machinery companies. The analyst initiated Colfax Corp (NYSE: CFX) with a Hold rating and a price target of , implying a downside of 1.5%. Dankert mentions that Colfax is a story of "frequent" portfolio realignment, culminating with the impending split into separate FabTech/ESAB and MedTech/Enovis businesses through a tax-free spin during Q1. The analyst initiated Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LECO) with a Buy rating and a p

Yahoo | January 6, 2022

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CFX Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -17.96%
6-mo -10.64%
1-year 3.72%
3-year 68.41%
5-year 4.32%
YTD -9.55%
2021 20.21%
2020 5.11%
2019 74.07%
2018 -47.25%
2017 10.27%

Continue Researching CFX

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Colfax CORP (CFX) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Colfax CORP (CFX) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Colfax CORP (CFX) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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