Recent undervalued companies based on their current market price include Detroit Legal News and Instructivision. Investors can profit from the difference by investing in these stocks as the current market prices should eventually move towards their true values. If capital gains are what you’re after in your next investment, I’ve put together a list of undervalued stocks you may be interested in, based on the latest financial data from each company.
The Detroit Legal News Company (OTCPK:DTRL)
The Detroit Legal News Company provides sheet fed commercial printing services to customers located in southeastern Michigan. Detroit Legal News was founded in 1898 and has a market cap of USD $15.01M, putting it in the small-cap category.
DTRL’s stock is currently hovering at around -46% under its intrinsic value of $736.71, at a price tag of $395, based on my discounted cash flow model. This difference in price and value gives us a chance to buy low. What’s even more appeal is that DTRL’s PE ratio stands at 15x relative to its media peer level of 18.4x, meaning that relative to its comparable set of companies, DTRL’s shares can be purchased for a lower price. DTRL is also robust in terms of financial health, with current assets covering liabilities in the near term and over the long run. DTRL has zero debt on its books as well, meaning it has no long term debt obligations to worry about. More detail on Detroit Legal News here.
Instructivision Inc. (OTCPK:ISTC)
Instructivision, Inc. operates as a New Jersey test preparation company. Instructivision was established in 1981 and with the company’s market cap sitting at USD $35.63K, it falls under the small-cap group.
ISTC’s shares are currently trading at -86% beneath its true value of $0.11, at a price of $0.02, based on my discounted cash flow model. The mismatch signals a potential chance to invest in ISTC at a discounted price. Moreover, ISTC’s PE ratio is currently around 4.5x against its its software peer level of 33.4x, meaning that relative to its comparable set of companies, we can buy ISTC’s stock at a cheaper price today. ISTC is also a financially healthy company, with current assets covering liabilities in the near term and over the long run. ISTC also has no debt on its balance sheet, which gives it headroom to grow and financial flexibility. Dig deeper into Instructivision here.
J.Jill, Inc. (NYSE:JILL)
J.Jill, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of women’s apparel under the J.Jill brand in the United States. The company provides employment to 2604 people and has a market cap of USD $358.73M, putting it in the small-cap category.
JILL’s shares are currently floating at around -43% less than its actual value of $13.64, at a price of $7.81, based on my discounted cash flow model. This mismatch indicates a chance to invest in JILL at a discounted price. Also, JILL’s PE ratio stands at around 11.8x compared to its specialty retail peer level of 17.4x, suggesting that relative to its peers, you can buy JILL’s shares at a cheaper price. JILL is also in great financial shape, with current assets covering liabilities in the near term and over the long run.
Interested in J.Jill? Find out more here.
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The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned.