For Immediate Release
Chicago, IL – July 11, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article include: Hitachi, Ltd. (HTHIY - Free Report) , Everi Holdings Inc. (EVRI - Free Report) , Panasonic Corp. (PCRFY - Free Report) and Turtle Beach Corp. (HEAR - Free Report) .
Screen of the Week of Zacks Investment Research:
Bet on 4 Stocks with Rising Cash Flows Ahead of Q2 Earnings
Crunching profit numbers and evaluating surprises may be a preferred method for scooping up big gains in the impending Q2 earnings season. But looking beyond profits and assessing a company’s cash position can be far more rewarding because that indicates its true financial health.
In fact, even a profitable business can fail if its cash flow is uneven and eventually file for bankruptcy. But a company with a healthy cash position has the capability to effectively tide over any market mayhem and still be on the growth curve, besides enjoying flexibility to make decisions, chase potential investments and run its growth engine.
To find this efficiency, one needs to consider its net cash flow figure. While in any business cash moves in and out, it is net cash flow that explains how much money the 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.
And that's what we're screening for today…
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