A Look at the Technicals
Investors considering positions in Spectrum ASA (OB:SPU), might be interested in the Gross Margin Score of the company. The shares currently have a score of 19.00000. This score is derived from the Gross Margin (Marx) stability and growth over the previous eight years. The Gross Margin score lands on a scale from 1 to 100 where a score of 1 would be considered positive, and a score of 100 would be seen as negative. The low score of 19.00000 for Spectrum ASA indicates a top score for stability and growth.
Checking in on some valuation rankings, Spectrum ASA (OB:SPU) has a Value Composite score of 26. Developed by James O’Shaughnessy, the VC score uses five valuation ratios. These ratios are price to earnings, price to cash flow, EBITDA to EV, price to book value, and price to sales. The VC is displayed as a number between 1 and 100. In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield, we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is currently sitting at 36.
After a recent scan, we can see that Spectrum ASA (OB:SPU) has a Shareholder Yield of -0.018709 and a Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of -0.01013. The first value is calculated by adding the dividend yield to the percentage of repurchased shares. The second value adds in the net debt repaid yield to the calculation. Shareholder yield has the ability to show how much money the firm is giving back to shareholders via a few different avenues. Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares. This may occur at the same time. Investors may also use shareholder yield to gauge a baseline rate of return.