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How EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE:EOG) Could Add Value To Your Portfolio

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EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE:EOG) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of EOG, it is a financially-sound , dividend-paying company with a a strong track record of performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, read the full report on EOG Resources here.

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend

EOG’s strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This implies that EOG manages its cash and cost levels well, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. EOG’s has produced operating cash levels of 1.28x total debt over the past year, which implies that EOG’s management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

NYSE:EOG Income Statement, March 26th 2019

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, EOG is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 0.9%.

NYSE:EOG Historical Dividend Yield, March 26th 2019

Next Steps:

For EOG Resources, I’ve compiled three pertinent factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for EOG’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for EOG’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is EOG 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 EOG is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of EOG? 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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