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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MCY MERCURY GENERAL CORPORATION StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

MERCURY GENERAL CORPORATION, a mid cap value company in the finance sector, is expected to slightly outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

10 is the best possible rating. Learn more.

Summary

Positives

  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is much lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Very Positive
  • Earnings growth in the past year has accelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Positive

 

Concerns

  • The most recent quarterly earnings report was significantly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Negative
  • Short-term relative price momentum exhibits meaningful weakness. Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that mid cap stocks will be in favor, value stocks will be in favor, and finance stocks will be in favor.

Expected Risk/Return

Progress: 40% done.
Progress: 80% done.
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Core Model Grades

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C

Previous Ratings

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