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Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Bang & Olufsen a/s (CPH:BO)?

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Bang & Olufsen a/s (CPH:BO), which is in the consumer durables business, and is based in Denmark, saw a double-digit share price rise of over 10% in the past couple of months on the CPSE. Less-covered, small caps sees more of an opportunity for mispricing due to the lack of information available to the public, which can be a good thing. So, could the stock still be trading at a low price relative to its actual value? Today I will analyse the most recent data on Bang & Olufsen’s outlook and valuation to see if the opportunity still exists.

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What's the opportunity in Bang & Olufsen?

Great news for investors – Bang & Olufsen is still trading at a fairly cheap price. According to my valuation, the intrinsic value for the stock is DKK80.44, but it is currently trading at ø44.10 on the share market, meaning that there is still an opportunity to buy now. However, given that Bang & Olufsen’s share is fairly volatile (i.e. its price movements are magnified relative to the rest of the market) this could mean the price can sink lower, giving us another chance to buy in the future. This is based on its high beta, which is a good indicator for share price volatility.

Can we expect growth from Bang & Olufsen?

CPSE:BO Past and Future Earnings, September 7th 2019

Future outlook is an important aspect when you’re looking at buying a stock, especially if you are an investor looking for growth in your portfolio. Buying a great company with a robust outlook at a cheap price is always a good investment, so let’s also take a look at the company's future expectations. With profit expected to more than double over the next couple of years, the future seems bright for Bang & Olufsen. It looks like higher cash flow is on the cards for the stock, which should feed into a higher share valuation.

What this means for you:

Are you a shareholder? Since BO is currently undervalued, it may be a great time to increase your holdings in the stock. With a positive outlook on the horizon, it seems like this growth has not yet been fully factored into the share price. However, there are also other factors such as capital structure to consider, which could explain the current undervaluation.

Are you a potential investor? If you’ve been keeping an eye on BO for a while, now might be the time to enter the stock. Its prosperous future outlook isn’t fully reflected in the current share price yet, which means it’s not too late to buy BO. But before you make any investment decisions, consider other factors such as the strength of its balance sheet, in order to make a well-informed buy.

Price is just the tip of the iceberg. Dig deeper into what truly matters – the fundamentals – before you make a decision on Bang & Olufsen. You can find everything you need to know about Bang & Olufsen in the latest infographic research report. If you are no longer interested in Bang & Olufsen, you can use our free platform to see my list of over 50 other stocks with a high growth potential.

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