Hudson Technologies IncFind Ratings Reports
HUDSON TECHNOLOGIES INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago. HUDSON TECHNOLOGIES INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.66 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year, indicating improving cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 17.77% 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 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||34.61||28.64|
|Net Income ($mil)||4.83||2.81|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||1.54||1.48|
|Total Assets ($mil)||97.56||83.55|
|Total Debt ($mil)||30.06||14.73|
|Profitability||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||31.87||27.07|
|Return on Assets||8.02||4.2|
|Return on Equity||13.54||7.16|
|Debt||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Share Data||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||33.2||32.62|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||1.74||1.51|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||487319.0||296850.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a significant discount compared to an average of 40.52 for the Commercial Services & Supplies industry and a premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.64. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 3.81 indicates a premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.73 and a discount versus the industry average of 4.95. The current price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average and above the industry average, indicating a premium. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, HUDSON TECHNOLOGIES INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|HDSN 28.87||Peers 40.52||HDSN NM||Peers 16.27|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
HDSN is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Neutral. 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.
HDSN's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|HDSN 13.55||Peers 24.26||HDSN 0.27||Peers 3.79|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
HDSN 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.
HDSN trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|HDSN 3.81||Peers 4.95||HDSN 109.09||Peers 12.17|
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.
HDSN is trading at a discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
HDSN is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|HDSN 2.40||Peers 2.35||HDSN 23.83||Peers 4.65|
Average. 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.
HDSN is trading at a valuation on par with its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
HDSN has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.