Roper Technologies Inc

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ROP : NYSE : Industrial Goods
$246.16 | %
Today's Range: 245.44 - 247.54
Avg. Daily Volume: 350500.0
09/22/17 - 4:02 PM ET

Financial Analysis


ROPER TECHNOLOGIES INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2017 is essentially unchanged 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. ROPER TECHNOLOGIES INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.93 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 increased by 11.70% 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 FY17 Q2 FY16
Net Sales ($mil)1134.67931.56
EBITDA ($mil)380.02312.33
EBIT ($mil)294.26253.28
Net Income ($mil)179.56158.07


Balance Sheet Q2 FY17 Q2 FY16
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)663.34622.29
Total Assets ($mil)14213.2910297.12
Total Debt ($mil)5642.43092.15
Equity ($mil)6200.495551.02


Profitability Q2 FY17 Q2 FY16
Gross Profit Margin69.7567.28
EBITDA Margin33.4933.52
Operating Margin25.9327.19
Sales Turnover0.290.36
Return on Assets4.836.58
Return on Equity11.0712.22
Debt Q2 FY17 Q2 FY16
Current Ratio1.142.11
Debt/Capital0.480.36
Interest Expense45.8126.86
Interest Coverage6.429.43


Share Data Q2 FY17 Q2 FY16
Shares outstanding (mil)102.22101.34
Div / share0.350.3
EPS1.741.54
Book value / share60.6654.78
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume363292.0470502.0

Valuation


BUY. ROPER TECHNOLOGIES INC's P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 25.91 for the Industrial Conglomerates industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.93. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 4.06 indicates a premium versus the S&P 500 average of 3.11 and a discount versus the industry average of 5.49. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, ROPER TECHNOLOGIES INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.


Price/Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price/Cash Flow
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
ROP 36.91 Peers 25.91   ROP 22.13 Peers 29.07

Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.

ROP 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.

ROP is trading at a discount to its peers.

 
Price/Projected
Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price to
Earnings/Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
ROP 24.53 Peers 19.18   ROP 0.83 Peers 1.27

Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.

ROP is trading at a significant premium to 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.

ROP trades at a significant discount to its peers.

 
Price/Book
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Earnings Growth
1 2 3 4 5
lower   higher
ROP 4.06 Peers 5.49   ROP 0.45 Peers 8.00

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.

ROP 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, ROP is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.

 
Price/Sales
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Sales Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
ROP 6.03 Peers 2.80   ROP 14.07 Peers 1.93

Premium. 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.

ROP is trading at a significant premium to its industry.

 

Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.

ROP has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 

 

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