Lawson Story

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LAWS -- USA Stock  

USD 40.52  0.02  0.0494%

Lawson Products Interest Coverage is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Lawson Products reported last year Interest Coverage of 15.03. As of 07/30/2020, Long Term Debt to Equity is likely to grow to 0.13, while Average Equity is likely to drop slightly above 97.4 M. This short post will sum up Lawson Products as a possible investment alternative for your portfolios. We will provide a perspective on Lawson Products future direction.
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Lawson Products is UNDERVALUED at 37.79 per share with modest projections ahead. The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. Lawson Products has an asset utilization ratio of 278.36 percent. This connotes that the company is making $2.78 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that Lawson Products is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.
There are currently many different techniques concerning forecasting the market as a whole as well as predicting future values of individual securities such as Lawson Products. Regardless of method or technology, to accurately forecast the stock market is more a matter of luck rather than a particular technique. Nevertheless, trying to predict the stock market accurately is still an essential part of the overall investment decision process. Using different forecasting techniques and comparing the results might improve your chances of accuracy even though unexpected events may often change the market sentiment and impact your forecasting results.

Predictive Modules for Lawson Products

How important is Lawson Products's Liquidity

Lawson Products financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance Lawson Products ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. Lawson Products financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between Lawson Products's total debt and its cash.

How Lawson utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Lawson Products, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Lawson Products is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Lawson Products cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities. Lawson Products Net Cash Flow from Operations is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Lawson Products reported last year Net Cash Flow from Operations of 9.2 Million

A Deeper look at Lawson

The small slump in market price for the last few months may encourage retail investors to take a closer look at the firm as it closed today at a share price of 29.63 on 14,188 in trading volume. The company directors and management did not add much value to Lawson Products investors in June. However, diversifying your holdings with Lawson Products or similar stocks can still protect your portfolio during high-volatility market scenarios. The stock standard deviation of daily returns for 30 days investing horizon is currently 3.54. The above-average risk is mostly attributed to market volatility and speculations regarding some of the upcoming earning calls from Lawson Products partners.

Margin Breakdown

Operating Margin2.64
EBITDA Margin0.0475
Gross Margin0.53
Profit Margin0.0205

Possible August throwback of Lawson?

Latest Skewness is up to 0.05. Price may slump again. Lawson Products shows above-average downside volatility for the selected time horizon. We advise investors to inspect Lawson Products further and ensure that all market timing and asset allocation strategies are consistent with the estimation of Lawson Products future alpha.

Our Takeaway on Lawson Products Investment

While some other companies in the industrial distribution industry are either recovering or due for a correction, Lawson Products may not be performing as strong as the other in terms of long-term growth potentials. On the whole, as of the 30th of July 2020, our research shows that Lawson Products is a rather very steady investment opportunity with a very low probability of distress in the next two years. From a slightly different view, the entity currently appears to be undervalued. Our actual 30 days 'Buy-Sell' recommendation on the enterprise is Cautious Hold.

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