Fact based stock research
Laurentian Bank of Canada (TSX:LB)


Laurentian Bank of Canada stock research in summary

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Laurentian Bank of Canada shares have a HOLD rating. While they are good value, they show below average growth, and are riskily financed. We recommend holding Laurentian Bank of Canada shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country Canada
Industry Regional Banks
Index TSX Composite
Size class Medium

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


Achievements

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Research History: Laurentian Bank of Canada

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
100
98
95
98
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
29
35
52
40
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
40
24
1
36
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
62
52
50
60

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Laurentian Bank of Canada in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
90
85
75
87
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
52
68
77
88
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
78
81
86
84
DIVIDEND YIELD
91
92
88
92
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
100
98
95
98

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Laurentian Bank of Canada; 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
20
30
51
52
PROFIT GROWTH
61
40
40
51
STOCK RETURNS
68
23
39
8
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
29
35
52
40

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Laurentian Bank of Canada.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
13
10
10
8
REFINANCING
95
93
93
96
LIQUIDITY
24
1
11
16
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
40
24
1
36

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