Robert Half International is suitable for Enterprising Investors but not for Defensive Investors. The Defensive Investor is concerned by the insufficient level of earnings growth over the last ten years along with the high PEmg and PB ratios.
Paychex is suitable for the Enterprising Investor but not the Defensive Investor. The Defensive Investor has concerns with the low current ratio and the high PEmg and PB ratios. The Enterprising Investor’s only initial concern is with the high level of debt relative to the current assets.
Accenture satisfies the Enterprising Investor but not the Defensive Investor. The Defensive Investor is concerned with the company’s low current ratio and its high PEmg and PB ratios while the Enterprising Investor is only concerned with the low current ratio.
ModernGraham valuation of Bemis Company – is it suitable for Defensive Investors or Enterprising Investors?
Iron Mountain Inc. is not suitable for either the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor. In fact, the only requirement of the Defensive Investor which the company passes is the market cap size.
International Paper is suitable for Enterprising Investors but not Defensive Investors. The company’s current ratio is too low and there has been insufficient earnings stability in the last ten years for the Defensive Investor.
Alliance Data Systems qualifies for the Enterprising Investor but not the Defensive Investor, due to the lack of a dividend payment and the high PEmg and PB ratios. For the Enterprising Investor, the only requirement the company doesn’t meet is the dividend payment.