Hillenbrand Inc (HI)

38.93 -1.37%
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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/E ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is declining
High short interest

Pros

  1. HI stock price ($36.72) is close to the 52-week low ($36.65). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See HI price chart.
  2. HI forward dividend yield is 1.88%, higher than the industry (1.09%) and sector (0.78%) forward dividend yields. See HI forward dividend chart.
  3. HI forward P/E ratio is 10.26, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See HI forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. HI PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.92, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See HI PEG chart.
  5. HI average analyst rating is Strong Buy. See HI analyst rating chart.
  6. HI average analyst price target ($67.25) is above its current price ($36.72). See HI price target chart.

Cons

  1. HI quarterly revenue growth was 2.70%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (9.09% and 11.28%, respectively). See HI revenue growth chart.
  2. HI profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -1.69 percentage points. See HI profitability chart.
  3. HI short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.39. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HI short interest ratio chart.