Fact based stock research
Forward (NasdaqCM:FORD)


Forward stock research in summary

forwardindustries.com


Forward shares have a BUY rating. They are safely financed, show above average growth and are good value. We recommend buying and holding Forward shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Apparel, Accessories, Luxury
Index NASDAQ
Size class X-Small

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


Research History: Forward

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
34
51
50
66
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
1
31
5
71
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
83
88
61
76
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
1
67
24
100

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Forward 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 Forward; 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
53
16
7
78
PROFIT GROWTH
50
50
50
79
STOCK RETURNS
69
25
29
54
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
1
31
5
71

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


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
90
95
97
76
REFINANCING
81
86
86
92
LIQUIDITY
33
12
14
14
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
83
88
61
76

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