MSA's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 307.84 -- higher than 90.17% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
MSA Safety Inc's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 83.98% of US equities in our set.
The price/operating cash flow metric for MSA Safety Inc is higher than 87.59% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MSA Safety Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be CW, SSD, PRGO, HRC, and XRX.
MSA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit MSA Safety Inc's official web site, go to www.msasafety.com.
MSA Safety Inc. is a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures. Many MSA products integrate a combination of electronics, mechanical systems and advanced materials to protect users against hazardous or life-threatening situations. The company was founded in 1914 and is based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.
MSA Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for MSA Safety Inc. To summarize, we found that MSA Safety Inc ranked in the 24th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 47.5%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for MSA, they are:
The stock's equity weight, or the proportion of capital from equity relative to debt, is 91. Its equity weight surpasses that of 85.91% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Industrials sector.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 9% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than only 18.97% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
MSA's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 49.8% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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