Woodward Inc. is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and energy markets. The company was founded in 1870 and is based in Fort Collins, Colorado.
WWD Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Woodward Inc. To summarize, we found that Woodward Inc ranked in the 67th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 154% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Woodward Inc ended up being:
The company's balance sheet shows it gets 88% of its capital from equity, and 12% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of 73.64% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Industrials sector.
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.56 years, is 0.43% -- higher than 76.62% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
WWD'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 31.3% of tickers in our DCF set.
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HNI, SPXC, BV, CLH, and SHYF can be thought of as valuation peers to WWD, in the sense that they are in the Industrials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
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