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Why Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (CVE:HTL) Could Be Your Next Investment

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Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (CVE:HTL) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of HTL, it is a company with impressive financial health as well as a excellent growth outlook. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, take a look at the report on Hamilton Thorne here.

Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

HTL's strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This implies that HTL manages its cash and cost levels well, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. HTL seems to have put its debt to good use, generating operating cash levels of 0.54x 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.

TSXV:HTL Past and Future Earnings, July 15th 2019

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For Hamilton Thorne, I've compiled three important aspects you should look at:

  1. Historical Performance: What has HTL's returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  2. Valuation: What is HTL 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 HTL is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of HTL? 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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