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Why Portmeirion Group PLC (LON:PMP) Is An Attractive Investment To Consider

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Portmeirion Group PLC (LON:PMP) 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 PMP, it is a well-regarded dividend payer that has been able to sustain great financial health over the past. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digging a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Portmeirion Group here.

Established dividend payer with adequate balance sheet

PMP's ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This indicates that PMP has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. With a debt-to-equity ratio of 17%, PMP’s debt level is acceptable. This indicates a good balance between taking advantage of low cost funding through debt financing, but having enough financial flexibility and headroom to grow debt in the future.

AIM:PMP Historical Debt, September 8th 2019

PMP is also a dividend company, with ample net income to cover its dividend payout, which has been consistently growing over the past decade, keeping income investors happy.

AIM:PMP Historical Dividend Yield, September 8th 2019

Next Steps:

For Portmeirion Group, I've compiled three important factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for PMP’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for PMP’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has PMP'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 PMP? 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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