Curtiss-Wright Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:CW)

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$138.82 $1.24 (0.9%) CW stock closing price Mar 21, 2018 (Closing)
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Updated on : Mar 21, 2018
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CW 137.6 (0%)
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Closing Price On: Mar 20, 2018
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RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
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Aerospace Defense Equipment
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Curtiss-Wright Stock Analysis

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Take a look at Amigobulls Curtiss-Wright stock analysis video. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for CW 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.

Curtiss-Wright Corp. Stock Rating 3.5/5

We at Amigobulls use various financial measures including profit margins, revenue growth and dividends for CW stock analysis. Curtiss-Wright valuation analysis is based on relative valuation multiples like PE ratio and price to sales ratio. Our Curtiss-Wright stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy CW stock?

  • Curtiss-Wright had a healthy average operating margin of 15% over the last 4 quarters.
  • Net margins came in at average 9.5% for Curtiss-Wright over the last twelve months.
  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 3.3 times the net income. We see this as a positive signal.
  • Curtiss-Wright's return on invested capital of 11.4% is good.
  • The LTM ROE of 15.3% for Curtiss-Wright is attractive.
  • Curtiss-Wright has a healthy FCF (Free Cash Flow) margin of 34.9%.

Should you sell CW stock?

  • CW stock is trading at a PE ratio of 27.6, which is worse than the industry average multiple of 24.
  • The company is trading at a price to sales multiple of 2.7, which is overvalued in comparison to the Aerospace Defense Equipment industry average multiple of 1.8.

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

While doing a study of the company financials, Curtiss-Wright revenue growth and profit or net income are two main metrics which help in identifying whether CW stock is overvalued or undervalued. One can also combine technical analysis and fundamental analysis to get a holistic picture about CW stock.