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Grafton (LSE:GFTU)


Grafton stock research in summary

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


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country Ireland
Industry Trading & Distribution
Index FTSE All Shares, FTSE 250, FTSE 350
Size class Large

February 1, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


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Research History: Grafton

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
61
98
76
76
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
58
29
89
89
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
87
88
73
73
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
91
86
100
100

Last update of Combined Rank: 1-Feb-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Grafton in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 1-Feb-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Grafton; 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
54
64
64
64
PROFIT GROWTH
59
62
55
55
STOCK RETURNS
40
36
93
93
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
58
29
89
89

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Jun-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Grafton.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
58
62
60
60
REFINANCING
16
16
LIQUIDITY
91
88
82
82
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
87
88
73
73

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 30-Jun-2017. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Grafton 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 Grafton from February 1, 2018.