Roper Technologies designs and develops software (both software-as-a-service and licensed), and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, water, education and academic research markets worldwide. The company was founded in 1981 and is based in Sarasota, Florida.
ROP Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Roper Technologies Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Roper Technologies Inc ranked in the 32th 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. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Roper Technologies Inc ended up being:
As a business, ROP is generating more cash flow than 90.48% of positive cash flow stocks in the Industrials.
The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 11% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately just 23.82% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
ROP'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 39.28% of tickers in our DCF set.
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 ROP, try EEX, ITW, TTEK, ITNM, and CLCT.
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