Fact based stock research
Flowserve (NYSE:FLS)


Flowserve stock research in summary

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


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Industrial Machinery
Index S&P 500
Size class Large

March 22, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()




Research History: Flowserve

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
88
93
81
61
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
10
41
1
1
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
36
30
67
12
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
37
53
33
3

Last update of Combined Rank: 22-Mar-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Flowserve in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 22-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Flowserve; 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
39
24
1
1
PROFIT GROWTH
39
16
16
9
STOCK RETURNS
3
85
38
39
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
10
41
1
1

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Dec-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Flowserve.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
8
7
10
14
REFINANCING
73
77
56
48
LIQUIDITY
42
38
34
35
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
36
30
67
12

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Dec-2017. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Flowserve 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 Flowserve from March 22, 2018.