Saturday, October 10, 2015

Seeking Alpha: Coloplast Is A Rare Story On Multiple Levels

You don't see many large-cap med-tech stocks trade for more than seven times sales, but then you don't see many companies in that space logging high-single digit sales growth and excellent margins/returns on capital with a significant opportunity to grow sales and profits even further. That's the basic story on Coloplast (OTCPK:CLPBY) - a Danish med-tech company that has built an excellent business by focusing on some decidedly un-sexy areas of healthcare like ostomy and incontinence - and it creates a challenge for investors. While investors can do well in supposedly "boring" med-tech stories like Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) and Bard (NYSE:BCR), it's tough to ignore an eye-watering multiple even when the growth is strong.

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Coloplast Is A Rare Story On Multiple Levels

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