MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (NYSE:MWA) shows Price to Sale ratio of 1.78


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) reported sales (ttm) of 979.5 Million, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 206.05 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 213 million and lower end at 202 million while the year ago reported sale was 0 million.

10 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Aug 1, 2017- Aug 7, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 235.25 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 241.9 million and 231 million respectively.

MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Apr 27 AMC at 0.09, whereas, 11 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.09. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.11 and lower end at 0.07 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.16 reported by 11 number of analyst for the quarter ending Aug 1, 2017- Aug 7, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.16 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.19 and 0.13 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.19. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 16.8%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 18.6 and 15.

Valuation Ratios of MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 34.36 while the company’s industry has 26.01 P/E and the sector P/E is 21.92. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 40.46 and low P/E is 24.2, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 37.21 and 45.63 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 16.5 for the industry and 13.61 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, MWA has Beta of 1.35 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.96 and 0.93 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of MWA stands at 1.78 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 3.93. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 17.54, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 21 and 17.68 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) stands at 3.38 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 3.59 and 6.69 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 11.27.


The company surged 1.1% and closed its last trading session at $10.94. The market capitalization of the company is at $1.78 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $14.10 on 12/09/16 and 52-week Low of $10.16 on 05/23/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.61% and Monthly Volatility of 2.07%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.34 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.25.