WCC's price/sales ratio is 0.25; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 8.55% of US stocks.
With a year-over-year growth in debt of 237.5%, Wesco International Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 93.38% of about US stocks.
Wesco International Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -174.57%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 2.42% of stocks in our set.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Wesco International Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be CTB, AMWD, JBT, MOD, and ARC.
Wesco International distributes electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products; and original equipment manufacturers products and construction materials in North America and internationally. The company was founded in 1922 and is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
WCC 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 Wesco International Inc. To summarize, we found that Wesco International Inc ranked in the 58th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 80.33% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Wesco International Inc, consider:
The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 68.47% of its sector Industrials.
27% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than only 11.41% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 73% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than 88.55% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
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Return Relative to Current Share Price
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WCC Holds Up Before The Go Source WESCO International (WCC) is riding on the secular uptrend in the data and communication business. Following the Anixter acquisition, its operating margin is due for expansion due to the cost synergies. In the first half of 2020, many construction projects have been deferred...
Badsha Chowdhury on Seeking Alpha | September 10, 2020
Although COVID-19 impacted WESCO's (WCC) second-quarter results, management is confident about what the future holds for the new WESCO after the acquisition of Anixter. The combined entity (WESCO+Anixter) is very much on track to achieve its targeted synergies, which calls for $200M in annual cost synergies over a three-year period....
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