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Why Old Line Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:OLBK) Is An Attractive Investment

Kelly Murphy

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 Old Line Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:OLBK), it is a financially-healthy company with a great history and a buoyant future outlook. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Old Line Bancshares here.

Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend

Over the past year, OLBK has grown its earnings by 20.55%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. Not only did OLBK outperformed its past performance, its growth also exceeded the Banks industry expansion, which generated a 8.20% earnings growth. This is what investors like to see!

NasdaqCM:OLBK Future Profit Jun 20th 18
NasdaqCM:OLBK Historical Debt Jun 20th 18

Next Steps:

For Old Line Bancshares, I’ve compiled three essential factors you should further examine:

  1. Valuation: What is OLBK 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 OLBK is currently mispriced by the market.
  2. Dividend Income vs Capital Gains: Does OLBK return gains to shareholders through reinvesting in itself and growing earnings, or redistribute a decent portion of earnings as dividends? Our historical dividend yield visualization quickly tells you what your can expect from OLBK as an investment.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of OLBK? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see pass the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned.