Covanta Holding Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:CVA)

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Covanta Holding
Updated on : Mar 16, 2018
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CVA 15 (0%)
S&P 500 2747.3 (0%)
Closing Price On: Mar 15, 2018
stock rating
RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
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Other Alternative Energy
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Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
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Sector:   Oils-Energy.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
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Covanta Holding Stock Analysis

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Watch the robo advisor video of Covanta Holding stock analysis on Amigobulls. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for CVA stock.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Covanta Holding Corp Stock Rating 2.9/5

Amigobulls CVA stock analysis takes into account various financial ratios like relative valuation, Covanta Holding revenue, growth and return on equity based on latest quarter 2017 Q3 financial statements. We also check Covanta Holding dividend performance. Covanta Holding valuation forms a crucial part of our stock analysis. Our Covanta Holding stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy CVA stock?

  • When compared with the Other Alternative Energy industry average PS ratio of 1.5, the price-to-sales ratio of 1.1 for CVA stock is attractive.
  • Covanta Holding is a dividend paying stock with a high yield of 6.51%.
  • Return On Equity (ROE) which is a measure of the company's profitability, looks great for Covanta Holding at 14.4%.
  • The company has a healthy free cash flow margin of 14.9%.

Should you sell CVA stock?

  • Covanta Holding is debt laden and has a high debt/equity ratio of  5.91.
  • The lack of profits renders the PE ratio useless for CVA stock.
  • The company has a negative Return on Invested Capital of -1.3%, which is a red flag.

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Investors can make use of the Amigobulls Covanta Holding stock analysis to ascertain how CVA stock fares in fundamental analysis investment criteria. The fundamentals of a company are vital to identify long-term investment opportunities.

Among the financials of the company, Covanta Holding revenue growth along with the profit or net income give a clear picture of the financial health. One can also combine technical analysis and fundamental analysis to get a holistic picture about CVA stock.