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

Measurement Specialties Doesn't Quite Measure Up

Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ:MEAS) is hardly a household name for most investors, as it barely has any sell-side coverage. Even so, the institutions which own nearly 90% of the shares haven't let the stock go unrewarded - like so many other industrial stocks, these shares are close to their 52-week high despite pretty unspectacular near-term expectations. While Measurement Specialties should have ample opportunity to grow its business through customized sensor offerings and increased per-product sensor content, the valuation already seems to incorporate generous growth in the coming years.

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