(VIANEWS) – PetroChina (PTR), Walt Disney (DIS), 1st Source Corporation (SRCE) are the highest sales growth and return on equity stocks on this list.

Here is a list of stocks with an above 5% expected next quarter sales growth, and a 3% or higher return on equity. May these stocks be a good medium-term investment option?

1. PetroChina (PTR)

40.8% sales growth and 8.9% return on equity

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the profitability and shareholder equity for a business, was 8.9%.

Moving Average

PetroChina’s value is lower than its moving average for 50 days of $45.49, and below its moving average for 200 days of $48.57.

Dividend Yield

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 15, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 3.52 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 7.55%.

2. Walt Disney (DIS)

24.8% sales growth and 3.44% return on equity

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. It operates through two segments, Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution; and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. The company engages in the film and episodic television content production and distribution activities, as well as operates television broadcast networks under the ABC, Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, Fox, National Geographic, and Star brands; and studios that produces motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Searchlight Pictures banners. It also offers direct-to-consumer streaming services through Disney+, Disney+ Hotstar, ESPN+, Hulu, and Star+; sale/licensing of film and television content to third-party television and subscription video-on-demand services; theatrical, home entertainment, and music distribution services; staging and licensing of live entertainment events; and post-production services by Industrial Light & Magic and Skywalker Sound. In addition, the company operates theme parks and resorts, such as Walt Disney World Resort in Florida; Disneyland Resort in California; Disneyland Paris; Hong Kong Disneyland Resort; and Shanghai Disney Resort; Disney Cruise Line, Disney Vacation Club, National Geographic Expeditions, and Adventures by Disney as well as Aulani, a Disney resort and spa in Hawaii; licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort; and provides consumer products, which include licensing of trade names, characters, visual, literary, and other IP for use on merchandise, published materials, and games. Further, it sells branded merchandise through retail, online, and wholesale businesses; and develops and publishes books, comic books, and magazines. The Walt Disney Company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Walt Disney has a trailing twelve months EPS of $-2.74.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 3.44%.

Moving Average

Walt Disney’s value is below its 50-day moving mean of $102.02, and well under its 200 day moving average $114.87.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

Walt Disney stock was valued at $95.03 as of 19:22 EST. This is way lower than the $160.72 52-week peak and much higher than the $86.28 52-week low.

Volume

The current reported Walt Disney volume is 19781800, which is 76.69% higher than its average of 11176900.

3. 1st Source Corporation (SRCE)

18.7% sales growth and 12.72% return on equity

1st Source Corporation is the holding company of 1st Source Bank. It provides consumer and commercial banking services as well as trust and wealth advisory and insurance services to individuals and businesses. The company’s consumer banking services includes checking and saving accounts, certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, online and mobile banking products, consumer loans, real-estate loans and lines of credit, along with financial planning and financial literacy. It also provides loans to general corporate purposes for commercial, small-business, agricultural and real estate. This includes financing of industrial and commercial property, inventory, receivables and renewable energy, acquisition financing, commercial leasing and treasury administration, as well as financing for retirement planning. It also offers trust, investment and agency services. These include administration of estates or personal trusts as well as the management of individual investment accounts, employee benefits plans and charitable foundations. The company also offers loan and lease products on new and used aircraft, vehicles, light trucks and construction equipment. It finances equipment such as vans and vans for vocational work, trucks and vans. It also offers individual, group, health, life, and corporate property and casualty insurance. The company had 79 branches in Indiana, Michigan and Sarasota counties, Florida as of December 31, 2020. 1st Source Corporation was established in South Bend in Indiana in 1863.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, 1st Source Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.7.

PE Ratio

1st Source Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 12.13. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $12.13 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 12.72%.

Sales Growth

1st Source Corporation’s sales growth is 12.3% for the current quarter and 18.7% for the next.

Volume

The last volume reported for 1st Source Corporation was 44860, which is 4.2% lower than its average volume (46739).

Moving Average

1st Source Corporation’s worth is way higher than its 50-day moving average of $51.33 and way higher than its 200-day moving average of $47.96.

4. Valmont Industries (VMI)

7.3% sales growth and 16.51% return on equity

Valmont Industries, Inc. produces and sells fabricated metal products in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Denmark, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Engineered Support Structures, Utility Support Structures, Coatings, and Irrigation. The Engineered Support Structures segment manufactures and distributes engineered metal, steel, wood, aluminum, and composite poles, towers, and components for lighting, traffic, and wireless communication markets; engineered access systems; integrated structure solutions for smart cities; and highway safety products. The Utility Support Structures segment manufactures engineered steel and concrete pole structures for utility transmission, distribution, substations, and renewable energy generation equipment; and inspection services. The Coatings segment provides hot-dipped galvanizing, anodizing, and powder coating services to preserve and protect metal products. The Irrigation segment manufactures and distributes mechanical irrigation equipment, and related parts and services under the Valley brand name for the agricultural industry; and tubular products for industrial customers. This segment also provides water management solutions and technology for precision agriculture. The company serves municipalities and government entities, commercial lighting fixtures manufacturing companies, contractors, telecommunications and utility companies, and large farms, as well as the general manufacturing sector. Valmont Industries, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

Earnings per Share

Valmont Industries’ trailing 12 month EPS is $11.01.

PE Ratio

Valmont Industries’ trailing 12 months earnings to price ratio is 28.99. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $28.99 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 16.51%.

Volume

Valmont Industries’ last reported volume is now 56322, which is 51.81% lower than its average volume (16885).

Dividend Yield

Morningstar, Inc. has stated that the next dividend payment will be Dec 28th 2022. The forward dividend rate and yield are estimated to be 2.2 and 0.69% respectively.

Sales Growth

Valmont Industries’s sales growth is 9.6% for the present quarter and 7.3% for the next.