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Britvic plc (LON:BVIC): Commentary On Fundamentals

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Britvic plc (LON:BVIC) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of BVIC, it is a dependable dividend-paying company with a strong track record of delivering benchmark-beating performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in digging a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Britvic here.

Established dividend payer with proven track record

BVIC delivered a bottom-line expansion of 12% in the prior year, with its most recent earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. In addition to beating its historical values, BVIC also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 4.6%. This is an optimistic signal for the future.

LSE:BVIC Income Statement, September 8th 2019

Income investors would also be happy to know that BVIC is a great dividend company, with a current yield standing at 3.2%. BVIC has also been regularly increasing its dividend payments to shareholders over the past decade.

LSE:BVIC Historical Dividend Yield, September 8th 2019

Next Steps:

For Britvic, I've compiled three important aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for BVIC’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for BVIC’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are BVIC’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 BVIC? 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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