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Why Sheng Siong Group Ltd (SGX:OV8) Is An Attractive Investment To Consider

Arjun Bhatia

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Sheng Siong Group Ltd (SGX:OV8) 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 OV8, it is a financially-sound company with a strong history and a excellent growth outlook. Below, I’ve touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, read the full report on Sheng Siong Group here.

Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential

OV8 delivered a satisfying double-digit returns of 25% in the most recent year Unsurprisingly, OV8 surpassed the Consumer Retailing industry return of 7.8%, which gives us more confidence of the company’s capacity to drive earnings going forward.

SGX:OV8 Past and Future Earnings, February 21st 2019

OV8’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 indicates that OV8 has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. Investors should not worry about OV8’s debt levels because the company has none! This means it is running its business only on equity capital funding, which is typically normal for a small-cap company. OV8 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.

SGX:OV8 Historical Debt, February 21st 2019

Next Steps:

For Sheng Siong Group, I’ve compiled three essential aspects you should further examine:

  1. Valuation: What is OV8 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 OV8 is currently mispriced by the market.
  2. Dividend Income vs Capital Gains: Does OV8 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 OV8 as an investment.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of OV8? 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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