3 Undervalued Stocks Ready to Run

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3 Undervalued Stocks Ready to Run

3 Deeply Undervalued Stocks

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is in the money center banks industry and has a market cap of $121.28 billion. It’s been a rough couple of days for the stock, having lost over 18% in the last week.

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  • TTM diluted EPS comes in at $2.58
  • MRQ book value per share at $23.86 implies a Graham Number of $37.22 (current price at $24.22 implies a potential upside of 53.66%)
  • TTM gross margin at 80.18% vs. industry gross margin at 71.05%
  • TTM operating margin at 41.61% vs. industry operating margin at 38.92%
  • TTM pretax margin at 24.08% vs. industry pretax margin at 22%

Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) is in the electric utilities industry and has a market cap of $22.99 billion. It’s also had a rough couple of days, losing over 8% in the last week.

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  • TTM diluted EPS at $1.54
  • MRQ book value per share at $17.04, implies a Graham Number of $24.30 (current price at $17.31 implies a potential upside of 40.37%)
  • TTM gross margin at 31.76% vs. industry gross margin at 27.1%
  • TTM operating margin at 22.53% vs. industry operating margin at 19.02%
  • TTM pretax margin at 20.7% vs. industry pretax margin at 14.92%

M&T Bank Corp. (NYSE:MTB) is in the regional banks industry with a market cap of $9.11 billion. The stock has lost over 18% over the last week.

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  • TTM diluted EPS at $7.11
  • MRQ book value per share at $66.73, implies a Graham number of $103.32 (current price at $74.58 implies a potential upside of 38.54%)
  • TTM gross margin at 81.58% vs. industry gross margin at 71.09%
  • TTM operating margin at 46.94% vs. industry operating margin at 38.97%
  • TTM pretax margin at 33.55% vs. industry pretax margin at 22.04%

This market is spooking a lot of traders and investors, but going back to basics and finding stocks that are undervalued on objective measures is a great way to find confident trades going forward.

This article originally appeared on MoneyShow.com.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2011/08/undervalued-stocks-ready-to-run-wfc-duk-mtb/.

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