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Brief Commentary On Pentair plc’s (NYSE:PNR) Fundamentals

I’ve been keeping an eye on Pentair plc (NYSE:PNR) because I’m attracted to its fundamentals. Looking at the company as a whole, as a potential stock investment, I believe PNR has a lot to offer. Basically, it is a notable dividend payer with a a great track record of delivering benchmark-beating performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, take a look at the report on Pentair here.

Outstanding track record average dividend payer

In the past couple of years, PNR has ramped up its bottom line by over 100%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. This strong performance generated a robust double-digit return on equity of 35%, which is what investors like to see!

NYSE:PNR Income Statement Export November 25th 18

PNR is also a dividend company, with ample net income to cover its dividend payout, which has been consistently growing over the past decade, keeping income investors happy.

NYSE:PNR Historical Dividend Yield November 25th 18

Next Steps:

For Pentair, I’ve put together three pertinent aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for PNR’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for PNR’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are PNR’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of PNR? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.