Ratings Ashland Inc.

Equities

ASH

US0441861046

Real-time Estimate Cboe BZX 12:37:15 2024-05-22 pm EDT 5-day change 1st Jan Change
99.84 USD +0.48% Intraday chart for Ashland Inc. +1.31% +18.38%

Summary

  • Overall, and from a short-term perspective, the company presents an interesting fundamental situation.

Strengths

  • For the past twelve months, EPS forecast has been revised upwards.
  • Analysts covering this company mostly recommend stock overweighting or purchase.
  • Over the past four months, analysts' average price target has been revised upwards significantly.
  • The opinion of analysts covering the stock has improved over the past four months.
  • Over the past twelve months, analysts' opinions have been strongly revised upwards.
  • There is high visibility into the group's activities for the coming years. Outlooks on future revenues from analysts covering the equity remain similar. Such hardly dispersed estimates support highly predictable sales for the current and upcoming fiscal years.
  • Analysts' price targets are all relatively close, reflecting good visibility on the company's valuation.

Weaknesses

  • According to forecast, a sluggish sales growth is expected for the next fiscal years.
  • The group shows a rather high level of debt in proportion to its EBITDA.
  • The company benefits from high valuations in earnings multiples.
  • The firm pays small or no dividend to shareholders. For that reason, it is not a yield company.
  • For the last twelve months, sales expectations have been significantly downgraded, which means that less important sales volumes are expected for the current fiscal year over the previous period.
  • For the last 12 months, analysts have been regularly downgrading their EPS expectations. Analysts predict worse results for the company against their predictions a year ago.

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Sector: Diversified Chemicals

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