Partner Communications Co LtdFind Ratings Reports
PARTNER COMMUNICATIONS CO's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2017 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. PARTNER COMMUNICATIONS CO has average liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.07 which shows that technically this company has the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has greatly increased by 42.44% from the same quarter last year. Together, the key liquidity measurements indicate that it is relatively unlikely that the company will face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||238.52||227.72|
|Net Income ($mil)||10.25||6.67|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||256.81||237.27|
|Total Assets ($mil)||1314.4||1355.76|
|Total Debt ($mil)||566.3||746.01|
|Profitability||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||36.27||34.47|
|Return on Assets||2.09||-0.65|
|Return on Equity||6.87||-3.15|
|Debt||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Share Data||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||167.3||156.1|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||2.39||1.8|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||5168.0||4051.0|
HOLD. The current P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 17.60 for the Wireless Telecommunication Services industry and a premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.93. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.26 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.11 and a premium versus the industry average of 2.22. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, PARTNER COMMUNICATIONS CO proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|PTNR 31.76||Peers 17.60||PTNR 3.13||Peers 6.31|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
PTNR is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Discount. 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.
PTNR is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
|PTNR NA||Peers 17.52||PTNR NA||Peers 1.08|
Neutral. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth potential.
Ratio not available.
Neutral. 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.
Ratio not available.
|PTNR 2.26||Peers 2.22||PTNR 342.85||Peers 33.75|
Average. 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.
PTNR is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
PTNR is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|PTNR 1.01||Peers 1.67||PTNR -9.24||Peers 2.24|
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.
PTNR is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
PTNR significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth