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Is Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) Potentially Underrated?

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Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of APH, it is a well-regarded dividend-paying company with a strong track record of delivering benchmark-beating performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on Amphenol here.

Outstanding track record average dividend payer

Over the past year, APH has grown its earnings by 67%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. The strong earnings growth is reflected in impressive double-digit 29% return to shareholders, which paints a buoyant picture for the company.

NYSE:APH Income Statement, October 14th 2019

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, APH is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 1.0%.

NYSE:APH Historical Dividend Yield, October 14th 2019

Next Steps:

For Amphenol, there are three important factors you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for APH’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for APH’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are APH’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of APH? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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