Alexander & Baldwin Holdings, Inc. (ALEX) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Jun 03, '18

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about ALEX stock:

  • Is ALEX a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold ALEX stock today?
  • Is ALEX a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are ALEX analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are ALEX stock buy reasons/signals:

1. ALEX stock price ($21.31) is close to the 52-week low ($20.87). Perhaps now is a good time to buy?

2. ALEX quarterly revenue growth was 17.10%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (8.86% and 6.53%, respectively).

3. ALEX profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 56.29pp.

4. ALEX forward dividend yield is 1.33%, higher than the industry (0.29%) and sector (1.19%) forward dividend yields.

5. ALEX average analyst rating is Strong Buy.

6. ALEX average analyst price target ($30.67) is above its current price ($21.31).

Here are ALEX stock sell reasons/signals:

1. ALEX forward P/E ratio is 26.31, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios.

2. ALEX PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.73, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios.

3. ALEX short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 5.1. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

What are your thoughts on ALEX?

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