Fact based stock research
Ralph Lauren (NYSE:RL)


Ralph Lauren stock research in summary

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Ralph Lauren shares have a HOLD rating. While they are safely financed, they show below average growth, and are bad value. We recommend holding Ralph Lauren shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Apparel, Accessories, Luxury
Index S&P 500
Size class X-Large

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


Achievements

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Research History: Ralph Lauren

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
43
26
27
16
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
13
21
24
18
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
79
84
92
77
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
33
29
18
36

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Ralph Lauren 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 Ralph Lauren; 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
33
26
4
7
PROFIT GROWTH
57
57
57
31
STOCK RETURNS
16
25
41
81
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
13
21
24
18

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 Ralph Lauren.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
58
64
64
63
REFINANCING
34
25
21
22
LIQUIDITY
83
88
81
85
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
79
84
92
77

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