Fact based stock research
Debenhams (LSE:DEB)


Debenhams stock research in summary

debenhams.com


Debenhams shares have a SELL rating. While they are good value, they are riskily financed, and show below average growth. We recommend selling Debenhams shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country United Kingdom
Industry Department Stores
Index FTSE All Shares
Size class Medium

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()




Research History: Debenhams

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
100
98
100
94
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
94
35
4
7
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
82
52
46
9
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
96
87
45
17

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Debenhams in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
79
76
80
87
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
71
93
92
9
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
64
80
76
88
DIVIDEND YIELD
100
98
100
99
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
100
98
100
94

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Debenhams; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
40
58
49
27
PROFIT GROWTH
48
54
54
11
STOCK RETURNS
62
81
10
10
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
94
35
4
7

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 3-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Debenhams.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
46
58
27
18
REFINANCING
31
47
14
7
LIQUIDITY
88
73
66
63
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
82
52
46
9

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 3-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Debenhams and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Debenhams from June 8, 2018.