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Best Business Equipment & Supply Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top business equipment & supply stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best business equipment & supply stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the business equipment & supplies industry.

Industry: Business Equipment & Supp...
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
VRTV
VERITIV CORP
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$1.91B$130.38-2.69%$320.40M9.65x2.69
EBF
ENNIS INC
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$455.50M$17.600.74%$60.73M15.86x0.21
AVY
AVERY DENNISON CORP
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$13.31B$162.83-2.32%$1.33B18.48x3.21
ACCO
ACCO BRANDS CORP
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$696.36M$7.180.70%$264.60M5.74x2.52
HNI
HNI CORP
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$1.57B$37.041.59%$192.04M27.04x1.62
PMTS
CPI CARD GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Business Equipment & Supplies
$181.78M$16.150.00%$70.15M9.34x-3.51
PBI
PITNEY BOWES INC
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$752.70M$4.34-6.06%$317.40M14.97x50.54
SCS
STEELCASE INC
NYSE
Business Equipment & Supplies
$1.32B$11.73-0.09%$110.50M391.00x1.65
MLKN
MILLERKNOLL INC
NASDAQ
Business Equipment & Supplies
$2.10B$27.68-1.14%$56.90M-40.71x2.06

Business Equipment & Supply Stocks FAQ

What are the best business equipment & supply stocks to buy right now in May 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best business equipment & supply stocks to buy right now are:

1. VERITIV (NYSE:VRTV)


VERITIV (NYSE:VRTV) is the top business equipment & supply stock with a Zen Score of 68, which is 27 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 41. It passed 22 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. VERITIV has seen its stock return 116.61% over the past year, overperforming other business equipment & supply stocks by 122 percentage points.

VERITIV has an average 1 year price target of $86.00, a downside of -34.04% from VERITIV's current stock price of $130.38.

VERITIV stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering VERITIV, 100% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. ENNIS (NYSE:EBF)


ENNIS (NYSE:EBF) is the second best business equipment & supply stock with a Zen Score of 54, which is 13 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 41. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. ENNIS has seen its stock lose -17.1% over the past year, underperforming other business equipment & supply stocks by -11 percentage points.

3. AVERY DENNISON (NYSE:AVY)


AVERY DENNISON (NYSE:AVY) is the third best business equipment & supply stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 11 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 41. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. AVERY DENNISON has seen its stock lose -25.58% over the past year, underperforming other business equipment & supply stocks by -20 percentage points.

AVERY DENNISON has an average 1 year price target of $214.14, an upside of 31.51% from AVERY DENNISON's current stock price of $162.83.

AVERY DENNISON stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 7 analysts covering AVERY DENNISON, 57.14% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 28.57% have issued a Buy, 14.29% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the business equipment & supply stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 7 business equipment & supply stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 business equipment & supply stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. ENNIS (NYSE:EBF)


ENNIS (NYSE:EBF) has an annual dividend yield of 5.68%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 3.72%. ENNIS's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% two times in the last 10 years. ENNIS's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

ENNIS's dividend payout ratio of 90.1% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. STEELCASE (NYSE:SCS)


STEELCASE (NYSE:SCS) has an annual dividend yield of 4.94%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 3.72%. STEELCASE's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. STEELCASE's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

STEELCASE's dividend payout ratio of 1,933.3% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. PITNEY BOWES (NYSE:PBI)


PITNEY BOWES (NYSE:PBI) has an annual dividend yield of 4.61%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 3.72%. PITNEY BOWES's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% two times in the last 10 years. PITNEY BOWES's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

PITNEY BOWES's dividend payout ratio of 69% indicates that its high dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are business equipment & supply stocks down?

Business equipment & supply stocks were down -1.73% in the last day, and down -8.75% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why business equipment & supply stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued business equipment & supply stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued business equipment & supply stocks right now are:

1. VERITIV (NYSE:VRTV)


VERITIV (NYSE:VRTV) is the most undervalued business equipment & supply stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. VERITIV has a valuation score of 71, which is 23 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 48. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

VERITIV's stock has gained 116.61% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the business equipment & supply industry by 122 percentage points.

2. ACCO BRANDS (NYSE:ACCO)


ACCO BRANDS (NYSE:ACCO) is the second most undervalued business equipment & supply stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. ACCO BRANDS has a valuation score of 71, which is 23 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 48. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

ACCO BRANDS's stock has dropped -24.97% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the business equipment & supply industry by -19 percentage points.

3. CPI CARD GROUP (NASDAQ:PMTS)


CPI CARD GROUP (NASDAQ:PMTS) is the third most undervalued business equipment & supply stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. CPI CARD GROUP has a valuation score of 71, which is 23 points higher than the business equipment & supply industry average of 48. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

CPI CARD GROUP's stock has dropped -3.75% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the business equipment & supply industry by 2 percentage points.

Are business equipment & supply stocks a good buy now?

100% of business equipment & supply stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect business equipment & supply stocks to rise by 18.83% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the business equipment & supplies industry?

The average P/E ratio of the business equipment & supplies industry is 34.2x.
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