Briefing on the Fundamentals of Parker-Hannifin (PH)

After moving -0.2% during today's evening session, Parker-Hannifin is now trading at a price of $383.68 per share. On average, analysts give it a target price of $444.29.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation manufactures and sells motion and control technologies and systems for various mobile, industrial, and aerospace markets worldwide.

Potential Parker-Hannifin Investors Should Analyze the Following:

  • Parker-Hannifin has moved 48.0% over the last year.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.52. A number between 0 and 1 could mean that the market is undervaluing Parker-Hannifin's estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 4.77

  • Parker-Hannifin currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.4%.

Understanding Parker-Hannifin's Operating Margins

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Operating Expenses ($ k) Operating Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-08-24 15,861,608 -1,627,116 18 5.88
2021-08-25 14,347,640 -1,527,302 17 30.77
2020-08-26 13,695,520 -1,656,553 13 -13.33
2019-08-23 14,320,324 -1,543,939 15 15.38
2018-08-24 14,302,392 -1,657,152 13 8.33
2017-08-25 12,029,312 -1,453,935 12

Averaging out to 14.7% over the last 6 years, Parker-Hannifin's operating margins are lagging the Metal Fabrication industry average of 22.89%. On the other hand, we note that the firm's margins are growing at a 6.9% compounded average yearly rate.

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