Understanding Value Stocks
A value stock is traditionally defined in terms of how investors in the marketplace are valuing that company's future growth prospects. Low P/E multiples are good base indicators that the company is undervalued and can most likely be labelled as a value stock.
The following stocks are considered to be notable value stocks in the financial services sector:
- Waterdrop WDH - P/E: 9.12
- Artisan Partners Asset APAM - P/E: 9.65
- Stewart Information Servs STC - P/E: 5.16
- OneMain Holdings OMF - P/E: 4.69
- USCB Financial Holdings USCB - P/E: 4.81
Waterdrop has reported Q3 earnings per share at $0.08, which has decreased by 11.11% compared to Q2, which was 0.09. Artisan Partners Asset saw a decrease in earnings per share from 0.79 in Q2 to $0.7 now. Most recently, the company reported a dividend yield of 7.86%, which has increased by 1.94% from last quarter's yield of 5.92%.
Most recently, Stewart Information Servs reported earnings per share at $1.37, whereas in Q2 earnings per share sat at $2.58. Most recently, the company reported a dividend yield of 4.07%, which has increased by 0.52% from last quarter's yield of 3.55%.
OneMain Holdings's earnings per share for Q3 sits at $1.51, whereas in Q2, they were at 1.87. The company's most recent dividend yield sits at 11.69%, which has increased by 1.86% from 9.83% last quarter.
This quarter, USCB Financial Holdings experienced an increase in earnings per share, which was $0.26 in Q2 and is now $0.28.
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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