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Should You Be Holding AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ)?

Sam Bishop

Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ), there’s is a company with robust financial health as well as a excellent future outlook. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, read the full report on AZZ here.

Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

AZZ’s ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This suggests prudent control over cash and cost by management, which is a key determinant of the company’s health. AZZ appears to have made good use of debt, producing operating cash levels of 0.32x total debt in the prior year. This is a strong indication that debt is reasonably met with cash generated.

NYSE:AZZ Future Profit January 7th 19

Next Steps:

For AZZ, I’ve compiled three key aspects you should further research:

  1. Historical Performance: What has AZZ’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.
  2. Valuation: What is AZZ 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 AZZ is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of AZZ? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.