StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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GFED GUARANTY FEDERAL BANCSHARES INCORPORATED StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

GUARANTY FEDERAL BANCSHARES INCORPORATED, a micro cap growth company in the finance sector, is expected to slightly outperform the market over the next six months with less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • Earnings growth in the past year has accelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Positive
  • Shares are neither being accumulated heavily nor sold heavily by financial institutions. Neutral for a small company like GFED
  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is approximately in line with that of comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Neutral

 

Concerns

  • The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that micro cap stocks will be out of favor, growth stocks will be out of favor, and finance stocks will be out of favor.

Expected Risk/Return

Progress: 20% done.
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Core Model Grades

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C

Previous Ratings

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