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Why Cooper Tire (CTB) is Such a Great Value Stock Pick Right Now

Zacks Equity Research
·2 min read

Value investing is always a very popular strategy, and for good reason. After all, who doesn’t want to find stocks that have low PEs, solid outlooks, and decent dividends?

Fortunately for investors looking for this combination, we have identified a strong candidate which may be an impressive value; Cooper Tire & Rubber Company CTB.

Cooper Tire in Focus

CTB may be an interesting play thanks to its forward PE of 13.2, its P/S ratio of 0.8, and its decent dividend yield of 1.1%. These factors suggest that Cooper Tire is a pretty good value pick, as investors have to pay a relatively low level for each dollar of earnings, and that CTB has decent revenue metrics to back up its earnings.

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company PE Ratio (TTM)

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company PE Ratio (TTM)
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company PE Ratio (TTM)

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company pe-ratio-ttm | Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Quote

But before you think that Cooper Tire is just a pure value play, it is important to note that it has been seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate front as well. For current year earnings, the consensus has gone up by 149.6% in the past 30 days, thanks to four upward revision in the past one month compared to none lower.

This estimate strength is actually enough to push CTB to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), suggesting it is poised to outperform. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.

So really, Cooper Tire is looking great from a number of angles thanks to its PE below 20, a P/S ratio below one, and a strong Zacks Rank, meaning that this company could be a great choice for value investors at this time.

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