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Brief Commentary On Weibo Corporation's (NASDAQ:WB) Fundamentals

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As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health to their future outlook. In the case of Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB), it is a company with great financial health as well as a a great track record of performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on Weibo here.

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record

WB has a strong track record of performance. In the previous year, WB delivered an impressive double-digit return of 32% Unsurprisingly, WB surpassed the Interactive Media and Services industry return of 14%, which gives us more confidence of the company's capacity to drive earnings going forward. WB's ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This implies that WB manages its cash and cost levels well, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. WB's has produced operating cash levels of 0.55x total debt over the past year, which implies that WB's management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

NasdaqGS:WB Income Statement, June 18th 2019

Next Steps:

For Weibo, I've put together three pertinent aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for WB’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for WB’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is WB worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether WB is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of WB? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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