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Recent Fundamentals: Fabrinet (NYSE: FN)


Fabrinet is in the computer hardware industry and is in the technology sector. The company CEO is Seamus Grady. Fabrinet is engaged in providing outsourced manufacturing services to original equipment manufacturers. It offers a wide range of optical and electro-mechanical manufacturing capabilities across the whole producing process.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The FN stock showed a previous change of 5.11% with an open at 52.19 and a close of 54.26. It reached an intraday high of 54.34 and a low of 52.06.

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The stock has a market cap of $2.0b with 36.8m shares outstanding, of which the float is 35.9m shares. Trading volume reached 416,002 shares compared to its average volume of 416,863 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Fabrinet shares returned 14.14% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 6.77%. Over three months, it changed 23.15%. In one year it has changed 84.75% and within that year its 52-week high was 54.70 and its 52-week low was 24.02. FN stock is 125.90% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 41.55 and a 50 day moving average of 49.22. Currently FN stock is trading 30.60% above its 200 day moving average.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 2.21 that ended on 30th of June 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 24.55. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.75. The TTM EPS is 2.42, which comes to a TTM PE of 22.42. Historically, the PE high was 32.30 and the PE low was 5.30. If the stock reached its PE low, that would represent a price of 12.83, which is a decrease of -76.36%.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  0.79
06-30-2018:  0.81
03-31-2018:  0.55
12-31-2017:  0.51

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 70.13, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 22.63%

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 147.90% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 952,785, which is 2.59% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 2.37. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 0.55

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 12.41%, return on assets is 8.34%, profit margin is 6.78%, price-to-sales is 1.80 and price-to-book is 2.38.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 2  :Valuation Score
 3  :Past Performance Score
 5  :Financial Strength Score
 4  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 3  :Overall Score

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