Schweitzer-Mauduit International IncFind Ratings Reports
SCHWEITZER-MAUDUIT INTL INC's gross profit margin for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased. SCHWEITZER-MAUDUIT INTL INC has strong liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.74 which shows the 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 14.21% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||209.3||184.4|
|Net Income ($mil)||18.7||25.8|
|Balance Sheet||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||89.5||268.5|
|Total Assets ($mil)||1204.9||1119.9|
|Total Debt ($mil)||444.3||400.1|
|Profitability||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||35.5||33.57|
|Return on Assets||7.26||7.72|
|Return on Equity||16.63||18.97|
|Debt||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Share Data||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||30.55||30.48|
|Div / share||0.4||0.38|
|Book value / share||17.2||15.09|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||133603.0||137587.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 23.69 for the Paper & Forest Products industry and a significant discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 25.37. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.43 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.81 and a premium versus the industry average of 2.13. The current price-to-sales ratio is below the S&P 500 average, but above the industry average.
|SWM 14.60||Peers 23.69||SWM 8.64||Peers 7.89|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
SWM is trading at a significant 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.
SWM is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|SWM 12.21||Peers 14.57||SWM 1.77||Peers 1.17|
Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.
SWM is trading at a discount to its peers.
Premium. 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.
SWM trades at a significant premium to its peers.
|SWM 2.43||Peers 2.13||SWM 0.00||Peers 157.21|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
SWM is trading at a premium to its peers.
Neutral. Higher earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
The growth rate for SWM is not available.
|SWM 1.50||Peers 1.29||SWM 15.62||Peers 10.96|
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.
SWM is trading at a premium to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
SWM has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.