Fact based stock research
Descartes Systems (TSX:DSG)


Descartes Systems stock research in summary

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Descartes Systems shares have a HOLD rating. They show above average growth and are safely financed, but are bad value. We recommend holding Descartes Systems shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country Canada
Industry Application Software
Index NASDAQ, TSX Composite
Size class Small

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


Research History: Descartes Systems

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
13
11
9
8
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
36
40
78
70
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
50
44
9
57
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
9
13
24
38

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


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Descartes Systems; 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
16
47
46
61
PROFIT GROWTH
68
75
75
52
STOCK RETURNS
75
52
68
67
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
36
40
78
70

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Descartes Systems.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
53
52
28
28
REFINANCING
53
32
26
40
LIQUIDITY
42
55
16
100
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
50
44
9
57

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Descartes Systems 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 Descartes Systems from June 8, 2018.