Nexstar Broadcasting Stock Analysis, Valuation (NASDAQ:NXST)

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$75.7 $0.5 (0.66%) NXST stock closing price Jun 22, 2018 (Closing)

View the Nexstar Broadcasting stock analysis video on Amigobulls. This video puts forward our latest analysis highlighting the pros and cons for NXST stock.

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Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. Stock Rating 3.4/5

Amigobulls NXST stock analysis relies on business fundamentals such as Nexstar Broadcasting revenue growth, profits and return on equity measures from the latest quarter 2018 Q1 earnings. Nexstar Broadcasting valuation analysis is based on relative valuation multiples like PE ratio and price to sales ratio. Nexstar Broadcasting stock rating is our opinion about the business fundamentals of the company.

Should you buy NXST stock?

  • Nexstar Broadcasting sales grew by 13.9% year on year in 2018-03.
  • Revenue growth has been tremendous with a compounded annual growth of 43.8 over the last 5 years.
  • Nexstar Broadcasting had a healthy average operating margin of 20.99 over the last 4 quarters.
  • Net margins came in at average 20.6% for Nexstar Broadcasting over the last twelve months.
  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 3.7282 times the net income. We see this as a positive signal.
  • NXST stock is trading at an earnings multiple of 16.6 which is better than the sector average of 23.
  • NXST stock is trading at a favorable price to sales multiple of 1.4 as against the Consumer Discretionary sector average multiple of 1.6.
  • Nexstar Broadcasting has a good Return On Equity (ROE) of 38.1.
  • Nexstar Broadcasting has a healthy FCF (Free Cash Flow) margin of 26.2.

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