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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Potential Takeover Candidate? (NYSE: GTI)

Shares of GTI fell by 11.49% or $-0.91/share to $7.01. NYSE is trading at a price to book ratio of 0.81. This indicates that the value of the company's underlying assets exceeds today's market price. The PEG is 1.13 suggesting that the shares are attractively priced relative to the firm's growth rate. The price to sales ratio came in at 0.87. Hence, the firm is extremely cheap relative to its top line sales figures. On average, 1561250 shares of GTI exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 728519. These financial metrics combined make this company seem undervalued. Value investors may have an eye on this one, especially if the stock gets cheaper.

GrafTech International Ltd. (GTI) is a manufacturer and provider of synthetic and natural graphite and carbon-based products.