HP Inc. (HPQ)

26.48 -1.12%
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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 P/S ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Company’s profitability is declining
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. HPQ stock price ($24.92) is at the 52-week low. Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See HPQ price chart.
  2. HPQ forward dividend yield is 2.99%, higher than the industry (0.28%) and sector (0.33%) forward dividend yields. See HPQ forward dividend chart.
  3. HPQ forward P/E ratio is 7.35, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See HPQ forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. HPQ Price/Sales ratio is 0.41, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See HPQ forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  5. HPQ PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 1.01, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See HPQ PEG chart.
  6. HPQ average analyst price target ($30.25) is above its current price ($24.92). See HPQ price target chart.

Cons

  1. HPQ profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -0.32 percentage points. See HPQ profitability chart.
  2. HPQ short share of float is 6.01%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HPQ short share of float chart.
  3. HPQ short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 5.75. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HPQ short interest ratio chart.