For Immediate Release
Chicago, IL – January 13, 2021 – Stocks in this week’s article are Matson Inc. (
MATX Quick Quote MATX - Free Report) , Mueller Industries Inc. ( MLI Quick Quote MLI - Free Report) , Hillenbrand Inc. ( HI Quick Quote HI - Free Report) and Sony Corporation . 4 High-Flying Stocks to Bet on with Increasing Cash Flows
Cash is the lifeblood of any business. It offers the flexibility to make decisions, the means to make potential investments and fuel to run its growth engine. In fact, it holds the key to a company’s existence, development and success.
In fact, even a company generating profits might face bankruptcy, while meeting obligations if it is low on cash flow. However, a company with sturdy cash balance can effectively tide over any market mayhem. It also indicates that profits are being channelized in the right direction.
Particularly, the uncertainties in the global economy, market disruptions and dislocations, as well as liquidity concerns that resulted from the coronavirus pandemic has all the more established the relevance of analyzing a company’s cash-generating efficiency.
To figure out this efficiency, one needs to consider a company’s net cash flow. While in any business cash moves in and out, it is net cash flow that explains how much money a company is actually generating.
If a company is experiencing a positive cash flow then it denotes an increase in its liquid assets, which gives it the means to meet debt obligations, shell out for expenses, reinvest in business, endure downturns and finally return wealth to shareholders. On the other hand, a negative cash flow indicates a decline in the company’s liquidity, which in turn lowers its flexibility to support these moves.
However, having a positive cash flow merely does not secure a company’s future growth. To ride on the growth curve, a company must have its cash flow increasing because that indicates management’s efficiency in regulating its cash movements and less dependency on outside financing for running its business.
Therefore, keep yourself abreast with the following screen to bet on stocks with rising cash flows.
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