MTD has a higher market value than 92% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $28,813,074,282.
Mettler Toledo International Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 95.04% of US listed stocks.
MTD's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 1,110.59 -- higher than 96.52% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Mettler Toledo International Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be PPG, CLX, FTV, CERN, and CHT.
Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. (MTD) Company Bio
Mettler-Toledo International is a provider of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. The Company is also a provider in analytical instruments for use in life science, reaction engineering and real-time analytic systems used in drug and chemical compound development and process analytics instruments used for in-line measurement in production processes. As well, the company supplies inspection systems used in production and packaging for food, pharmaceutical and other industries. The company was founded in 1991 and is based in Columbus, Ohio.
MTD Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for MTD, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Mettler Toledo International Inc ranked in the 21th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Mettler Toledo International Inc, consider:
The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 19.34 -- which is good for besting 81.49% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Healthcare sector with positive cash flow).
The business' balance sheet suggests that 4% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than only 15.26% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
MTD's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 44.59% of tickers in our DCF set.
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BSX, ILMN, PRGO, SKVI, and EHC can be thought of as valuation peers to MTD, in the sense that they are in the Healthcare sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
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