By using the ModernGraham method one can review a company’s historical accomplishments and determine an intrinsic value that can be compared across industries. What follows is a specific look at how Patterson Companies (PDCO) fares in the ModernGraham valuation model.
Find out which of the 20 companies reviewed this week were rated as suitable for Defensive Investors or Enterprising Investors, and which ones also achieved “undervalued” status!
Patterson Companies qualifies for the Enterprising Investor but not the Defensive Investor. The Defensive Investor has concerns with the the lack of dividend payments, and the high price-to-book ratio. The company passes all of the requirements of the Enterprising Investor.