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tickrz rank
C
3M Co (MMM)
Industrial Goods | Manufacturing
218.63  0.46%
FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
tickrz RankC / 276Warren Buffett RankB / 162
Pure Value RankD / 377Dividend RankC / 201
Moat RankA / 22Financial Strength RankA / 27
Growth RankD / 371Momentum RankB / 185
MMM vs MANUFACTURING SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
MMMSECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO24.1660.619.61
EV/EBITDA RATIO15.2416.311.89
P/S RATIO4.262.72.06
P/B RATIO11.2353.15
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY45.78%17.34%13.85%
RETURN ON CAPITAL26.52%14.41%10.02%
NET MARGIN16.77%9.73%9.77%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
2.13%
PAYOUT RATIO50.7%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH20.46%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
7 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY97%
INTEREST COVERAGE32.35x
CURRENT RATIO2.22
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH6.49%
5 YR SPS GROWTH0.33%
5 YR BPS GROWTH-4.9%
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3M Co's return on equity of 45.78% speaks to its strong moat
tickrz rank C / 276
3M Co receives a C ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.
value
pure value ranking D / 377Warren Buffett ranking B / 162
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. 3M Co's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 24.2x, a P/B ratio of 11.2x, a P/S ratio of 4.3x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.2x. 3M Co ranks 377 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.3M Co ranks 162 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, 3M Co is probably not for you. However, the company's moat is strong so it could be worth investigating in the future should its valuation improve.

quality
moat A / 22financial strength A / 27
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. 3M Co appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Industrial Goods sector. 3M Co has a Piotroski F Score of 7 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 32.35x, a debt/equity ratio of 97% and a Moat Rank of 22 translate to a strong Financial Strength score.


momentum B / 185
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 23.21% over the last 12 months. This performance is average compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 185. Based on its 12 month stock performance, 3M Co will not appeal to momentum investors.

yield C / 201
value + yield
Shares currently yield 2.13%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, 3M Co ranks 201 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

growth D / 371
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the bottom third of S&P500 companies. Its 6.5% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 0.3% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of -4.9% speak to its relatively poor ranking.

3M Co (MMM)
Industrial Goods | Manufacturing
218.63  0.46%


tickrz rank
C
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio24.16x
P/B Ratio11.23x
P/S Ratio4.26x
EV/EBITDA Ratio15.24x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
2.13%
PAYOUT RATIO50.7%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH20.46%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
7 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY97%
INTEREST COVERAGE32.35x
CURRENT RATIO2.22
MOAT
ROE45.78%
ROIC26.52%
Net Margin16.77%
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH6.49%
5 YR SPS GROWTH0.33%
5 YR BPS GROWTH-4.9%

TICKRZ RANK
3M Co receives a C ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.

PURE VALUE
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. 3M Co's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 24.2x, a P/B ratio of 11.2x, a P/S ratio of 4.3x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.2x. 3M Co ranks 377 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
3M Co ranks 162 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, 3M Co is probably not for you. However, the company's moat is strong so it could be worth investigating in the future should its valuation improve.

MOAT
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. 3M Co appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Industrial Goods sector.

FINANCIAL STRENGTH
3M Co has a Piotroski F Score of 7 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 32.35x, a debt/equity ratio of 97% and a Moat Rank of 22 translate to a strong Financial Strength score.

MOMENTUM
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 23.21% over the last 12 months. This performance is average compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 185. Based on its 12 month stock performance, 3M Co will not appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
Shares currently yield 2.13%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, 3M Co ranks 201 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

GROWTH
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the bottom third of S&P500 companies. Its 6.5% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 0.3% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of -4.9% speak to its relatively poor ranking.