John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT)

89.21 -1.49%
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Pros
Revenue growth 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
Company’s profitability is declining
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. JBT quarterly revenue growth was 16.30%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (9.09% and 11.28%, respectively). See JBT revenue growth chart.
  2. JBT forward P/E ratio is 17.27, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See JBT forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. JBT PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 1.27, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See JBT PEG chart.
  4. JBT average analyst rating is Buy. See JBT analyst rating chart.
  5. JBT average analyst price target ($118.60) is above its current price ($93.06). See JBT price target chart.

Cons

  1. JBT profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -0.08 percentage points. See JBT profitability chart.
  2. JBT short share of float is 3.57%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See JBT short share of float chart.
  3. JBT short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 4.73. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See JBT short interest ratio chart.