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Why Iren SpA (BIT:IRE) Could Be Your Next Investment

Simply Wall St

As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health to their future outlook. In the case of Iren SpA (BIT:IRE), it is a well-regarded dividend-paying company that has been a rockstar for income investors, currently trading at an attractive share price. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on Iren here.

Undervalued average dividend payer

IRE's shares are now trading at a price below its true value based on its discounted cash flows, indicating a relatively pessimistic market sentiment. This mispricing gives investors the opportunity to buy into the stock at a cheap price compared to the value they will be receiving, should analysts' consensus forecast growth be correct. Also, relative to the rest of its peers with similar levels of earnings, IRE's share price is trading below the group's average. This further reaffirms that IRE is potentially undervalued.

BIT:IRE Intrinsic value, April 18th 2019

IRE has been able to reinvest its profits, as well as pay some out as dividends, which has been consistently higher than the low-risk savings rate, compensating investors for taking the risk of holding a stock as opposed to riskless assets. However, it is important to remember that dividend yields are a function of stock prices and corporate profits, which can be volatile.

BIT:IRE Historical Dividend Yield, April 18th 2019

Next Steps:

For Iren, I've put together three pertinent aspects you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for IRE’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for IRE’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has IRE'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.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of IRE? 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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