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Why I Like Christian Dior SE (EPA:CDI)

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Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of Christian Dior SE (EPA:CDI), there's is a company with great financial health as well as a a great track record 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, read the full report on Christian Dior here.

Flawless balance sheet with proven track record

In the previous year, CDI has ramped up its bottom line by 14%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. In addition to beating its historical values, CDI also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 5.6%. This is what investors like to see! CDI is financially robust, with ample cash on hand and short-term investments to meet upcoming liabilities. This implies that CDI manages its cash and cost levels well, which is a key determinant of the company’s health. CDI seems to have put its debt to good use, generating operating cash levels of 0.71x 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.

ENXTPA:CDI Income Statement, August 6th 2019

Next Steps:

For Christian Dior, I've compiled three pertinent aspects you should look at:

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