Medpace Holdings, Inc. (MEDP)

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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Cons
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
Average analyst stock price below current stock price
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. MEDP quarterly revenue growth was 26.20%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (11.23% and 7.51%, respectively). See MEDP revenue growth chart.
  2. MEDP profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 6.50 percentage points. See MEDP profitability chart.

Cons

  1. MEDP forward P/E ratio is 25.96, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See MEDP forward P/E ratio chart.
  2. MEDP Price/Book ratio is 18.50, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See MEDP forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  3. MEDP PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 1.85, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See MEDP PEG chart.
  4. MEDP average analyst price target ($147.00) is below its current price ($162.29). See MEDP price target chart.
  5. MEDP short share of float is 10.22%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See MEDP short share of float chart.
  6. MEDP short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 7.86. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See MEDP short interest ratio chart.