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WDR WADDELL & REED FINANCIAL INCO StockScouter® Report

9

StockScouter® Score

WADDELL & REED FINANCIAL INCO, a small cap value company in the finance sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is much lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Very Positive
  • The most recent quarterly earnings report higher than analysts’ consensus forecast. Positive
  • One or more less experienced analysts has modestly increased quarterly earnings estimates for WDR. Positive/Neutral

 

Concerns

  • Earnings growth in the past year has decelerated rapidly compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that small cap stocks will be neutral, value stocks will be neutral, and finance stocks will be neutral.

Expected Risk/Return

Progress: 40% done.
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Core Model Grades

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C

Previous Ratings

8
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8