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Present Fundamentals: Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ: ALOG)


Analogic Corporation trades as part of the medical diagnostics and research industry and trades as part of the healthcare sector. Analogic Corp is a technology company that designs and manufactures medical imaging ultrasound and security systems and subsystems sold to original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs, and end users in the healthcare and airport security markets.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The ALOG stock showed a previous change of 0.00% with an open at 83.95 and a close of 83.95. It reached an intraday high of 84.00 and a low of 83.95.

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The stock has a market cap of $1.0b with 12.5m shares outstanding, of which the float is 12.2m shares. Trading volume reached 212,601 shares compared to its average volume of 206,660 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, Analogic Corporation shares returned 0.00% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 0.18%. Over three months, it changed -10.17%. In one year it has changed 23.61% and within that year its 52-week high was 101.80 and its 52-week low was 67.85. ALOG stock is 23.73% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 84.03 and a 50 day moving average of 83.63. Currently ALOG stock is trading -0.10% below its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy, but should check other indicators to confirm a buy signal.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -5.97 that ended on 31st of July 2017. Based on 1 analyst estimate, the estimated EPS for the next quarter is 0.38. The TTM EPS is 1.10, which comes to a TTM PE of 76.32.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
04-30-2018:  0.95
01-31-2018:  1.15
10-31-2017:  0.61
07-31-2017:  -0.18

The dividend per share is currently 0.40, which is a dividend yield of 0.48%. Also, the payout ratio is 36.36%, therefore the dividend is safe according to our calculations.

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 2.50% of insider ownership and 88.10% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 171,626, which is 1.37% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 0.93. 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 0.59

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is -1.10%, return on assets is -0.92%, profit margin is -1.47%, price-to-sales is 2.91 and price-to-book is 2.17.

Company Scores:

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

John Jones
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