At the moment, the debt-to-equity of Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) is low, standing at 34.83, a figure that is less than the 37.33 average recorded by the industry. This means that the company is currently holding a debt level at 74.83 B.
Even though there was a rise of 777.00 M in revenue, the company failed to succeed in outperforming the industry average of 17.78%. For the most recent quarter, the net income has jumped by 2.19 B. This strength in their income has affected them and thus increased their earnings to $2.00 B. The -1.46% yoy growth of GNW’s revenue has gone down that of the industry average by -6.48%. For the past 12 months, Genworth Financial, Inc. revenue has gone up by 5.02%. The sustained growth in their revenue has helped boost their earnings per share.
In the fiscal year 2018, Genworth Financial, Inc. overcame its bottom line by hitting earning $119 per share compared to the $826 in 2017.
The 12-month return on equity has significantly fallen to -1.11 in comparison to the same data for other companies in the same industry. This shows that there is a major weakness within the organization over the past one year. Comparing them to other companies in the industry and the overall Financial sector, the industry average is 7.56 while 15.43 is of the sector.
GNW total operating cash flow had jumped to $660 billion compared to $412 billion in the same quarter last year.
The company’s ROA is 0.08 when compared to 1.64 for the stocks operating in the same industry. This can be attributed to the strength recorded in the net income produced by total assets. Comparing it to other companies in the sector, Genworth Financial, Inc. ROE is above 15.43 that of both the sector average.
The operating profit margin for Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) is 9.60%, a figure which is considered to be weak. It has gone 20.68 from the 6.17 over the past 5 years. In addition to this, their operating margin is -11.08 lower than the industry average.
The net profit margin which stood at -0.23 on average in the past 5 years has jumped to 0.93 in the last 12 months. Added to that, this ratio has missed the industry net margin that stands at 10.62.
Still some above discussed indicators of the $1.98B company show strength while others show weakness. There is little evidence at the moment to justify the expectation of the GNW shares to either perform positively or negatively when compared to other stocks. The primary strengths of Genworth Financial, Inc. can be witnessed in its increased revenue, growing earnings per share, higher return on equity, increased operating cash and high net margin. Subsequently, financial analysis have also identified some weak areas that includes high debt, relatively high P/E ratio, lower return on assets and low net margin.