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Does The Data Make Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS) An Attractive Investment?

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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 Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS), it is a company with a a great track record of performance, trading at a discount. Below, I've touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, read the full report on Century Communities here.

Good value with proven track record

CCS delivered a bottom-line expansion of 93% 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, CCS also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 37%. This is an optimistic signal for the future. CCS's share price is trading below its true value according to its price-to-earnings ratio of 7.66x compared to its industry as well as the wider stock market, so potential investors can purchase the stock below its value.

NYSE:CCS Income Statement, April 5th 2019

Next Steps:

For Century Communities, there are three pertinent aspects you should look at:

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