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Why Gencor Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:GENC) Could Be Your Next Investment

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I've been keeping an eye on Gencor Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:GENC) because I'm attracted to its fundamentals. Looking at the company as a whole, as a potential stock investment, I believe GENC has a lot to offer. Basically, it is a company with great financial health as well as a an impressive history of performance. Below, I've touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, read the full report on Gencor Industries here.

Flawless balance sheet with solid track record

GENC delivered a bottom-line expansion of 46% in the prior year, with its most recent earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. Not only did GENC outperformed its past performance, its growth also surpassed the Machinery industry expansion, which generated a 28% earnings growth. This paints a buoyant picture for the company. GENC's ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This implies that GENC manages its cash and cost levels well, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. Looking at GENC's capital structure, the company has no debt on its balance sheet. This means it is running its business only on equity capital funding, which is typically normal for a small-cap company. GENC has plenty of financial flexibility, without debt obligations to meet in the short term, as well as the headroom to raise debt should it need to in the future.

NasdaqGM:GENC Income Statement, June 19th 2019

Next Steps:

For Gencor Industries, I've compiled three fundamental aspects you should look at:

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