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Why Brink's Company (BCO) Could Be a Top Value Stock Pick
November 08, 2016

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Value investing is always a very popular strategy, and for good reason. After all, who doesn’t want to find stocks that have low PEs, solid outlooks, and decent dividends?

Fortunately for investors looking for this combination, we have identified a strong candidate which may be an impressive value; The Brink's Company (BCO - Free Report) .

Brink's Company in Focus

BCO may be an interesting play thanks to its forward PE of 19.4, its P/S ratio of 0.7, and its decent dividend yield of roughly 1%. These factors suggest that Brink's Company is a pretty good value pick, as investors have to pay a relatively low level for each dollar of earnings, and that BCO has decent revenue metrics to back up its earnings.

BRINKS CO THE PE Ratio (TTM)
 

BRINKS CO THE PE Ratio (TTM) | BRINKS CO THE Quote

But before you think that Brink's Company is just a pure value play, it is important to note that it has been seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate front as well. For current year earnings, the consensus has gone up by 1.5% in the past 30 days, thanks to 1 upward revision in the past one month compared to no downward revisions.

This estimate strength is actually enough to push BCO to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), suggesting it is poised to outperform. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

So really, Brink's Company is looking great from a number of angles thanks to its PE below 20, a P/S ratio below one, and a strong Zacks Rank, meaning that this company could be a great choice for value investors at this time.
 
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