Fact based stock research
KWS Saat (DB:KWS)


KWS Saat stock research in summary

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KWS Saat shares have a SELL rating. While they are safely financed, they are bad value, and show below average growth. We recommend selling KWS Saat shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country Germany
Industry Agricultural Products
Index CDAX, SDAX
Size class Medium

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


Achievements

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Research History: KWS Saat

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
51
57
35
37
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
55
60
24
24
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
64
63
55
64
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
57
67
26
27

Last update of Combined Rank: 22-Mar-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is KWS Saat 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 KWS Saat; 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
75
62
21
21
PROFIT GROWTH
85
43
43
29
STOCK RETURNS
39
45
61
62
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
55
60
24
24

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 KWS Saat.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
48
48
54
54
REFINANCING
51
56
56
52
LIQUIDITY
60
60
62
62
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
64
63
55
64

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