Please Note: Blog posts are not selected, edited or screened by Seeking Alpha editors.

Kapstone Paper Report And Utilities Ranked And Rated

|Includes:AES, BIP, CWCO, EDN, Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (ELP), FTR, KEP, KSS, NJR, OKE, POM, SBS, TWTC

VALUATION WATCH: Our Valuation WARNING is OFF. Overvalued stocks now make up 64.97% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 24.27% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are calculated to be overvalued--nine by double digits.

ValuEngine Index Overview

 

 

 

 

 

Index Week Open Friday PM Change % Change YTD
DJIA 16956.91 16516.5 -440.41 -2.60% -0.36%
NASDAQ 4451.12 4348.4 -102.72 -2.31% 4.11%
RUSSELL 2000 1145.18 1112.14 -33.04 -2.89% -4.43%
S&P 500 1978.25 1927.5 -50.75 -2.57% 4.28%
Click to enlarge

 

ValuEngine Market Overview

 

 


 

Summary of VE Stock Universe
Stocks Undervalued 35.03%
Stocks Overvalued 64.97%
Stocks Undervalued by 20% 10.35%
Stocks Overvalued by 20% 24.27%
Click to enlarge
ValuEngine Sector Overview

 
















Sector Change MTD YTD Valuation Last 12-MReturn P/E Ratio
Transportation 0.33% -1.11% 6.19% 21.06% overvalued 27.65% 21.68
Multi-Sector Conglomerates -0.09% 0.29% 4.49% 15.92% overvalued 14.75% 20.79
Computer and Technology 0.55% -1.97% 4.65% 13.97% overvalued 15.56% 32.07
Consumer Staples -0.33% -1.93% 4.47% 13.59% overvalued 14.76% 26.21
Auto-Tires-Trucks -0.67% -2.61% 3.86% 13.20% overvalued 18.23% 16.11
Medical 0.56% -1.30% 8.54% 12.89% overvalued 27.23% 29.18
Oils-Energy -0.21% -1.38% 13.37% 11.87% overvalued 20.07% 28.18
Finance 0.10% -0.36% 3.16% 10.72% overvalued 10.31% 18.19
Retail-Wholesale 0.44% -2.68% -4.52% 10.08% overvalued 2.53% 24.50
Aerospace 0.35% -3.35% -0.63% 9.96% overvalued 28.71% 19.45
Consumer Discretionary -0.01% -1.66% -1.23% 9.60% overvalued 15.00% 28.80
Business Services 0.57% -1.19% 0.56% 8.60% overvalued 21.75% 26.36
Utilities 0.40% 0.20% 8.32% 8.51% overvalued 14.06% 20.60
Industrial Products -0.20% -2.48% 0.56% 8.20% overvalued 15.40% 22.87
Basic Materials -0.01% 0.27% 9.21% 8.00% overvalued 11.53% 28.72
Construction -0.15% -3.14% 0.36% 0.36% overvalued 15.29% 23.82
Click to enlarge
ValuEngine Newsletters Latest Results

 

 

 

 

 

VE Newsletter Current Results S&P 500 Last Month Total S&P 500 Since Inception S&P 500
Forecast MNS -1.51 -0.16 6.58 1.83 98.61 116.00
Dividend Stock -2.31 -0.68 2.89 1.07 25.27 27.78
Small Cap Stock -0.73 -0.18 -2.07 0.72 29.09 42.31
View 2.07 -0.58 2.18 2.04 124.45 74.98
Click to enlarge

ValuEngine's Newsletters Beat the Market

Free Download for Readers

As a bonus to our Free Weekly Newsletter subscribers,
we are offering a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of our Stock Reports

KAPSTONE PAPER & PACKAGING CORPORATION was formed to effect a business combination with a suitable operating business in the paper, packaging, forest products and related industries. Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is a leading North American producer of kraft paper and inflatable dunnage bags. The Company is the parent corporation of KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation which includes a paper mill in Roanoke Rapids, NC, and RideRite, an inflatable dunnage bag manufacturer in Fordyce, AR.

ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for KAPSTONE PAPER on 2014-07-31. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that KAPSTONE PAPER has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Sharpe Ratio and Momentum.

As a bonus to our Newsletter readers,
we are offering a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of our Stock Reports

Read our Complete Detailed Valuation Report on Kapstone Paper HERE.

Sector Talk--Utilities

Below, we present the latest data on Utilities stocks from our Institutional software package (Pending:VEI). Top five lists are provided for each category. We applied some basic liquidity criteria--share price greater than $3 and average daily volume in excess of 100k shares.

Please Click Here to Download a FREE Demo of ValuEngine's Professional VEI Software Package.

Top-Five Utilities Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ticker Name Mkt Price Valuation(%) Last 12-M Retn(%)
ELP COPEL-ADR PR B 15.54 -13.06 24.72
KEP KOREA ELEC PWR 20.27 N/A 60.49
SBS SABESP -ADR 8.9 -24.78 -13.59
NJR NJ RESOURCES 51.08 -0.2 14.12
EDN EMP DISTRIB Y C 14.55 N/A 646.15
Click to enlarge

Top-Five Utilities Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ticker Name Mkt Price Valuation(%) Last 12-M Retn(%)
ELP COPEL-ADR PR B 15.54 -13.06 24.72
KEP KOREA ELEC PWR 20.27 N/A 60.49
SBS SABESP -ADR 8.9 -24.78 -13.59
NJR NJ RESOURCES 51.08 -0.2 14.12
EDN EMP DISTRIB Y C 14.55 N/A 646.15
Click to enlarge

Top-Five Utilities Stocks--Composite Score

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ticker Name Mkt Price Valuation(%) Last 12-M Retn(%)
ELP COPEL-ADR PR B 15.54 -13.06 24.72
AES AES CORP 14.61 4.69 17.44
SBS SABESP -ADR 8.9 -24.78 -13.59
NJR NJ RESOURCES 51.08 -0.2 14.12
BIP BROOKFIELD INFR 39.65 -0.7 6.36
Click to enlarge

Top-Five Utilities Stocks--Most Overvalued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ticker Name Mkt Price Valuation(%) Last 12-M Retn(%)
CWCO CONSOLTD WATER 10.39 76.31 -12.39
TWTC TW TELECOM INC 40.74 75.5 36.8
OKE ONEOK INC 64.43 49.48 21.68
FTR FRONTIER COMMUN 6.55 32.74 50.4
POM PEPCO HLDGS 26.85 32.2 30.66
Click to enlarge

Disclosure: The author has no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Stocks: ELP, KEP, SBS, NJR, EDN, AES, BIP, CWCO, TWTC, OKE, FTR, POM, KSS