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Why We Think CGI Inc. (TSE:GIB.A) Could Be Worth Looking At

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Attractive stocks have exceptional fundamentals. In the case of CGI Inc. (TSE:GIB.A), there’s is a company with great financial health as well as a a great track record of performance. 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 CGI here.

Flawless balance sheet with proven track record

GIB.A’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 suggests prudent control over cash and cost by management, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. GIB.A’s has produced operating cash levels of 0.66x total debt over the past year, which implies that GIB.A’s management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

TSX:GIB.A Income Statement, March 1st 2019

Next Steps:

For CGI, there are three key factors you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for GIB.A’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for GIB.A’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is GIB.A 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 GIB.A is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of GIB.A? 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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