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Looking At AIXTRON SE (FRA:AIXA) From All Angles

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AIXTRON SE (FRA:AIXA) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of AIXA, it is a company with great financial health as well as a a great history of performance. 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 AIXTRON here.

Flawless balance sheet with proven track record

Over the past few years, AIXA has demonstrated a proven ability to generate robust returns of 7.7% Not surprisingly, AIXA outperformed its industry which returned 7.0%, giving us more conviction of the company's capacity to drive bottom-line growth going forward. AIXA 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. Looking at AIXA's capital structure, the company has no debt on its balance sheet. This implies that the company is running its operations purely on off equity funding. which is typically normal for a small-cap company. Therefore the company has plenty of headroom to grow, and the ability to raise debt should it need to in the future.

DB:AIXA Income Statement, July 18th 2019

Next Steps:

For AIXTRON, I've compiled three fundamental aspects you should further examine:

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