5 Value Stocks In The Consumer Cyclical Sector

Understanding Value Stocks

A value stock traditionally has a lower price when compared to stock prices of companies in the same industry. This indicates that the company may be undervalued, as investors are not expressing as much interest in such companies. The most commonly used way to check for value is with the price-to-earnings multiple, or P/E. A low P/E multiple is a good indication that the stock is undervalued.

Below is a list of notable value stocks in the consumer cyclical sector:

  1. China Automotive Systems CAAS - P/E: 3.2
  2. Jakks Pacific JAKK - P/E: 2.85
  3. Aptiv APTV - P/E: 7.56
  4. Honda Motor Co HMC - P/E: 8.92
  5. Guess GES - P/E: 9.49

China Automotive Systems saw a decrease in earnings per share from 0.35 in Q2 to $0.31 now. Jakks Pacific saw a decrease in earnings per share from 4.75 in Q3 to $-1.04 now. Most recently, Aptiv reported earnings per share at $1.4, whereas in Q3 earnings per share sat at $1.3. Most recently, the company reported a dividend yield of 0.97%, which has decreased by 0.01% from last quarter's yield of 0.98%.

Honda Motor Co's earnings per share for Q3 sits at $1.06, whereas in Q2, they were at 1.07. Its most recent dividend yield is at 6.65%, which has increased by 1.63% from 5.02% in the previous quarter.

Guess has reported Q3 earnings per share at $0.49, which has decreased by 31.94% compared to Q2, which was 0.72. Most recently, the company reported a dividend yield of 4.97%, which has decreased by 1.63% from last quarter's yield of 6.6%.

These 5 value stocks were selected by Benzinga Insights based on quantified analysis. While this methodical judgment process is not meant to make final decisions, our technology can give investors additional perception into the sector.

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