Orange provides a range of fixed telephony and mobile telecommunications, data transmission, and other value-added services to consumers, businesses, and other telecommunications operators worldwide. The company was formerly known as France Telecom and changed its name to Orange in July 2013. Orange was founded in 1990 and is based in Paris, France.
ORAN Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for ORAN, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Orange ranked in the 47th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for ORAN, they are:
37% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 18.43% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
Orange's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 6%; for context, that number is higher than merely 1.7% of tickers in our DCF set.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than only 14.63% of stocks in its sector (Communication Services).
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Return Relative to Current Share Price
CHL, RCI, VZ, GTT, and CCOI can be thought of as valuation peers to ORAN, in the sense that they are in the Communication Services sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
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