Fact based stock research
Merit (NasdaqGS:MMSI)


Merit stock research in summary

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Merit shares have a HOLD rating. While they show above average growth, they are bad value, and are riskily financed. We recommend holding Merit shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Health Care Supplies
Index NASDAQ, D.J. US Medical Equipment
Size class Medium

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


Achievements

Top 10 Stock



Research History: Merit

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
59
48
38
34
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
30
97
66
92
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
25
23
20
6
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
20
46
47
58

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Merit 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 Merit; 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
34
68
64
81
PROFIT GROWTH
57
10
10
60
STOCK RETURNS
41
97
82
83
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
30
97
66
92

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 Merit.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
13
10
18
16
REFINANCING
64
65
41
45
LIQUIDITY
47
40
47
28
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
25
23
20
6

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