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After Share Price Correction, Levi Strauss Is Now A Strong Buy

May 02, 2022 7:45 AM ETLevi Strauss & Co. (LEVI)8 Comments
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  • We believe shares of Levi are now in 'Strong Buy' territory, with a very compelling valuation and the impacts from the Covid crisis mostly behind.
  • LEVI stock looks attractive at a ~11x forward price/earnings ratio, and a dividend yield approaching 2%.
  • Levi Strauss is also repurchasing shares and doing strategic acquisitions like that of Beyond Yoga.
  • Profit margins and the balance sheet are strong, and Levi is guiding for high revenue growth for fiscal year 2022.

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We've been following Levi Strauss (NYSE:LEVI) for a while looking for a good entry price, and we believe shares are getting close. While not as cheap as it got during the depths of the Covid

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