SILGAN HOLDINGS INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, although the growth in net income underperformed the average competitor within the industry, the revenue growth did not. SILGAN HOLDINGS INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.55 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has decreased by 23.04% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||914.23||917.34|
|Net Income ($mil)||42.24||44.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||126.68||133.93|
|Total Assets ($mil)||3526.95||3640.9|
|Total Debt ($mil)||1984.09||2017.47|
|Profitability||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||18.71||19.93|
|Return on Assets||5.17||4.83|
|Return on Equity||31.29||23.22|
|Debt||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Share Data||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||60.38||63.41|
|Div / share||0.16||0.15|
|Book value / share||9.66||11.95|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||178073.0||237786.0|
BUY. SILGAN HOLDINGS INC's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 23.49 for the Containers & Packaging industry and a value on par with the S&P 500 average of 20.03. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 5.45 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.67 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 9.20. The current price-to-sales ratio is well below the S&P 500 average and is also below the industry average, indicating a discount. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, SILGAN HOLDINGS INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|SLGN 18.09||Peers 23.49||SLGN 9.14||Peers 8.56|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
SLGN is trading at a discount to its peers.
Average. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
SLGN is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|SLGN 15.26||Peers 17.47||SLGN 1.57||Peers 5.43|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
SLGN is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
SLGN trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|SLGN 5.45||Peers 9.20||SLGN 5.81||Peers 17.83|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
SLGN is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, SLGN is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|SLGN 0.82||Peers 0.98||SLGN 1.66||Peers 0.17|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
SLGN is trading at a discount to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
SLGN has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
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