A. O. Smith (NYSE:AOS) is a small-cap stock offering large long-term gains. The company is growing revenues in major markets and also capturing market share. The company has a clear growth strategy and is successfully implementing this, highlighted by its growth in China, as well as the successful acquisition of Lochinvar. There is potential upside of 30%-50% over the next 2 years and investors have also been rewarded with regular and rising dividend payments.
AOS manufactures and sells water heaters and boilers to the residential and commercial property markets on a global scale. The products are sold through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms. The company has manufacturing operations...
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