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Defensive Investors are defined as investors who are not able or willing to do substantial research into individual investments and therefore need to select only the companies that present the least amount of risk. Enterprising Investors, on the other hand, are able to do substantial research and can select companies that present a moderate (though still low) amount of risk.

PNC Financial Services Group

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. ( PNC ) qualifies for both the Defensive Investor and the Enterprising Investor. In fact, the company meets all the requirements of both investor types, a rare accomplishment indicative of the company's strong financial position. As a result, all value investors following the ModernGraham approach should feel comfortable proceeding with the analysis.

As for a valuation, the company appears to be undervalued after growing its EPSmg (normalized earnings) from $5.16 in 2012 to an estimated $7.

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In everyday business, “leverage” is a familiar term that indicates the use of various financial instruments by corporations to multiply their profits. But from the perspective of an investor, this term holds the key to prudent investment. In fact, financial leverage specifically indicates the amount of capital a firm has borrowed to boost its operations, thereby indicating the level of risk it bears.

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No doubt in the uncertain world of investment, markets can trip anytime affecting companies bearing a higher degree of financial leverage. This makes low leverage companies more attractive for investment purposes.

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