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 Small

February 9, 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
70
52
33
33
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
86
70
33
33
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
22
86
64
64
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
89
80
31
31

Last update of Combined Rank: 9-Feb-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

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
45
48
30
30
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
93
64
57
57
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
45
44
22
22
DIVIDEND YIELD
33
50
56
56
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
70
52
33
33

Last update of Value Rank: 9-Feb-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
92
55
21
21
PROFIT GROWTH
85
71
38
38
STOCK RETURNS
51
47
67
67
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
86
70
33
33

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Sep-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
36
61
56
56
REFINANCING
56
56
LIQUIDITY
33
90
67
67
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
22
86
64
64

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. 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 February 9, 2018.