Author: Steve James

U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NasdaqCM:USCR) Has Reported Sales Growth of 0.03296 Year Over Year

U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NasdaqCM:USCR) have seen a year over year change of sales growth of 0.03296.  The 721622 market value company based out of United States of America is an important player in the Construction & Materials sector. While sales growth can be a key driver for a company’s stock performance, there are many other factors to consider as well.  Here we’ll take […]

Technical Investor Update for Triumph Group (TGI)

Traders following current indicator levels on shares of Triumph Group (TGI) can note that the short-term MACD indicator is presently reading a Buy. The MACD is typically used to measure bullish or bearish price movements. The MACD signal direction is currently reading Weakest. Switching to another short-term indicator, we have noted that the current 7-day average directional indicator is Buy. […]

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) EBITDA Yield Standing at -0.021196

The EBITDA Yield is a great way to determine a company’s profitability.  This number is calculated by dividing a company’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization by the company’s enterprise value.  Enterprise Value is calculated by taking the market capitalization plus debt, minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents.  The EBITDA Yield for Advanced Drainage […]

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD): What Does the 0.262417 Quality Score Mean for the Shares?

Investors interested in quality ratios for Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) should take a good look at the Gross Profitability of the stock. Robert Novy-Marx, a professor at the university of Rochester, discovered that gross profitability – a quality factor – has as much power predicting stock returns as traditional value metrics. He found that while other quality measures had some predictive […]

The Quality Factors for Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG) Are Speaking Volumes

Investors interested in quality ratios for Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG) should take a good look at the Gross Profitability of the stock. Robert Novy-Marx, a professor at the university of Rochester, discovered that gross profitability – a quality factor – has as much power predicting stock returns as traditional value metrics. He found that while other quality measures had some predictive […]

Ranking These Stocks Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), Party City Holdco Inc. (NYSE:PRTY): How do They Add Up?

The Piotroski F-Score of Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST) is 3.  The Piotroski F-Score is a scoring system between 1-9 that determines a firm’s financial strength.  The score helps determine if a company’s stock is valuable or not.  A score of nine indicates a high value stock, while a score of one indicates a low value stock.  The score is calculated […]

Pivotal Software, Inc. (PVTL): What Does the 0.226582 Quality Score Mean for the Shares?

In thie piece we will review the quality ratios and quant metrics for shares of Pivotal Software, Inc. (PVTL). Avid investors might be interested in how the quality ratios are stacking up for the Information Technology firm.  Robert Novy-Marx, a professor at the university of Rochester, discovered that gross profitability has as much power predicting stock returns as traditional value […]

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NasdaqGS:CWST) Sales Growth of 0.11861 Placed Under Quant Scrutiny

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NasdaqGS:CWST) have seen a year over year change of sales growth of 0.11861.  The 2167586 market value company based out of United States of America is an important player in the Support Services sector. While sales growth can be a key driver for a company’s stock performance, there are many other factors to consider as well.  Here we’ll take […]

A Deeper Look Inside Shares of Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)

Some individual investors may rely heavily on Wall Street analyst opinions when conducting their own stock research. Focusing in on shares of Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC), we have seen that the average broker rating is currently 2.75. This average rating follows a numerical scale where a 1 would signify a Strong Buy rating, and a 5 would indicate a Strong Sell […]