May 9, 2006
SpeculatingStocks.com Stock Pick: KSW, Inc. (KSW)
Stock Price: $5.00 (long-term strong buy)
KSW, Inc. is in the business of furnishing and installing heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems and process piping systems for institutional, industrial, commercial, high-rise residential and public works projects. The company also acts as Trade Manager on larger construction projects.
KSW stands to benefit from the construction of the Freedom Towers at ground zero in New York City. Freedom Tower construction began on April 27th. KSW will also benefit from the many other construction efforts in NYC.
For the first quarter, KSW reported revenue of $15.76 million, up 59.6% from the same period a year ago. Net income came in at $356,000. Based on the revenue results, KSW is trading at a forward P/S of only 0.44. Based on 2005 full year results KSW is trading at a PE of just above 10.
The best quarters are yet to come. For the four quarters last year, KSW increased revenue each quarter from $9.87 million to $11.55 million to $14.84 million to $17.10 million.
KSW just declared a $0.06 special dividend payable on June 15th to shareholders of record as of Wednesday, May 24th.
KSW is significantly undervalued at a market cap of only $28.20 million.
SpeculatingStocks.com Target Price: We expect KSW to reach $10.00 within the next 3 - 6 months.