Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Generac May Be A Little Short On Power Here

I love modestly-sized niche industrial companies, but I tend to like them a lot better when they're not especially popular or well known yet. That's the problem with Generac (NYSE:GNRC) - although I really like Generac's power generator business (and the prospects for taking it global), there is ample analyst coverage today and the valuation is not all that compelling.

Standing By...

Generac has built itself into a billion dollar-plus business by manufacturing a broad range of standby and portable electric power generators. Generac's systems range from 0.8kW to 9MW and cover the waterfront from small portable generators to fixed residential standby units to larger industrial generators.

Unlike competitors like Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG), Kohler, Cummins...

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