With a one year PEG ratio of 0.58, Matthews International Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than just 5.94% of US stocks.
Over the past twelve months, MATW has reported earnings growth of -1,977.12%, putting it ahead of merely 1.08% of US stocks in our set.
Matthews International Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 15.67%, greater than the shareholder yield of 87.92% of stocks in our set.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Matthews International Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be SYNL, WHLM, TESS, TWIN, and CAL.
Matthews International Corporation - (MATW) Company Bio
Matthews International Corporation provides memorialization products and industrial automation solutions. Brand solutions include graphics imaging products and services, and merchandising solutions. Memorialization products consist primarily of bronze and granite memorials and other memorialization products, caskets and cremation equipment for the cemetery and funeral home industries. Industrial automation solutions include marking products and fulfillment systems. The company was founded in 1850 and is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
MATW Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Matthews International Corp. To summarize, we found that Matthews International Corp ranked in the 48th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Matthews International Corp ended up being:
55% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than only 23.62% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
Matthews International Corp's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at -2.03. This coverage rate is greater than that of only 17.5% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 14. This value is greater than 88.95% stocks in the Industrials sector that generate free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as MATW, try HURN, PH, WNC, INFO, and NSC.
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Financial Highlights – Fiscal 2020: Operating cash flow of $180.4 million, representing new annual Company record Debt reduction of $106.2 million for fiscal 2020; net debt reduction of $112.2 million Financial Highlights – 4th Quarter: Sales increased to $399.1 million vs. $392.4 million a year ago Adjusted EBITDA increased to $64.1 million vs. $59.2 million… Read More »Matthews International Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended September 30, 2020