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Does The Data Make Gale Pacific Limited (ASX:GAP) An Attractive Investment?

Simply Wall St

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I've chosen to put the spotlight on Gale Pacific Limited (ASX:GAP) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. GAP is a dependable dividend-paying company that has been a rockstar for income investors, currently trading at an attractive share price. Below, I've touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on Gale Pacific here.

Undervalued average dividend payer

GAP's share price is trading at below its true value, meaning that the market sentiment for the stock is currently bearish. This mispricing gives investors the opportunity to buy into the stock at a cheap price compared to the value they will be receiving, should analysts' consensus forecast growth be correct. Also, relative to the rest of AU companies with similar levels of earnings, GAP's share price is trading below the group's average. This further reaffirms that GAP is potentially undervalued.

ASX:GAP Intrinsic value, April 18th 2019

GAP is considered one of the top dividend payers in the market, and it has also been able to maintain it at a level in which net income is able to cover dividend payments.

ASX:GAP Historical Dividend Yield, April 18th 2019

Next Steps:

For Gale Pacific, there are three pertinent factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for GAP’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for GAP’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has GAP's returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of GAP? 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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