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Should You Be Holding Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE)?

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Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE), there's is a company that has been able to sustain great financial health, trading at an attractive share price. 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, take a look at the report on Famous Dave's of America here.

Excellent balance sheet and good value

DAVE is financially robust, with ample cash on hand and short-term investments to meet upcoming liabilities. This suggests prudent control over cash and cost by management, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. DAVE seems to have put its debt to good use, generating operating cash levels of 2.11x total debt in the most recent year. This is also a good indication as to whether debt is properly covered by the company’s cash flows. DAVE's share price is trading below its true value according to its price-to-earnings ratio of 9.51x compared to its industry as well as the wider stock market, so potential investors can purchase the stock below its value.

NasdaqGS:DAVE Price Estimation Relative to Market, June 11th 2019

Next Steps:

For Famous Dave's of America, there are three fundamental factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for DAVE’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for DAVE’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has DAVE'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 DAVE? 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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