Huntsman Corporation (HUN)

25.85 -3.65%
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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Company’s profitability is improving
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
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. HUN stock price ($24.54) is close to the 52-week low ($23.95). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See HUN price chart.
  2. HUN profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 4.23 percentage points. See HUN profitability chart.
  3. HUN forward dividend yield is 3.55%, higher than the industry (1.03%) and sector (0.32%) forward dividend yields. See HUN forward dividend chart.
  4. HUN forward P/E ratio is 6.65, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See HUN forward P/E ratio chart.
  5. HUN PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 1.48, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See HUN PEG chart.
  6. HUN average analyst rating is Buy. See HUN analyst rating chart.
  7. HUN average analyst price target ($34.67) is above its current price ($24.54). See HUN price target chart.

Cons

  1. HUN Price/Book ratio is 1.19, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See HUN forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  2. HUN Price/Sales ratio is 0.53, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See HUN forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  3. HUN short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 2.35. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HUN short interest ratio chart.