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These Fundamentals Make Destiny Media Technologies Inc. (FRA:DME) Truly Worth Looking At

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Destiny Media Technologies Inc. (FRA:DME) 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 DME, it is a financially-robust company with a great track record of performance, trading at a discount. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Destiny Media Technologies here.

Flawless balance sheet and undervalued

DME delivered a satisfying double-digit returns of 23% in the most recent year. Unsurprisingly, DME surpassed the Interactive Media and Services industry return of 27%, which gives us more confidence of the company's capacity to drive earnings going forward. DME is financially robust, with ample cash on hand and short-term investments to meet upcoming liabilities. This indicates that DME has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is a key determinant of the company’s health. Investors should not worry about DME’s debt levels because the company has none! This implies that the company is running its operations purely on off equity funding. which is typically normal for a small-cap company. DME has plenty of financial flexibility, without debt obligations to meet in the short term, as well as the headroom to raise debt should it need to in the future.

DB:DME Income Statement, July 3rd 2019

DME's share price is trading at below its true value, meaning that the market sentiment for the stock is currently bearish. Investors have the opportunity to buy into the stock to reap capital gains, if DME's projected earnings trajectory does follow analyst consensus growth, which determines my intrinsic value of the company. Compared to the rest of the interactive media and services industry, DME is also trading below its peers, relative to earnings generated. This bolsters the proposition that DME's price is currently discounted.

DB:DME Price Estimation Relative to Market, July 3rd 2019

Next Steps:

For Destiny Media Technologies, I've put together three fundamental factors you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for DME’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for DME’s outlook.
  2. Dividend Income vs Capital Gains: Does DME return gains to shareholders through reinvesting in itself and growing earnings, or redistribute a decent portion of earnings as dividends? Our historical dividend yield visualization quickly tells you what your can expect from DME as an investment.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of DME? 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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