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S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
Palo Alto Networks, Keysight fall; Garmin, Toll Brothers rise, Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Income Expert and Author of Get Rich With Dividends Is Giving Away His Top Income Secrets… FOR FREE! (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
Palo Alto Networks aims at cyber security leadership
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Germany says Europe's largest economy is in 'troubled waters' and cuts its growth forecast
S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
Palo Alto Networks, Keysight fall; Garmin, Toll Brothers rise, Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Income Expert and Author of Get Rich With Dividends Is Giving Away His Top Income Secrets… FOR FREE! (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
Palo Alto Networks aims at cyber security leadership
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Germany says Europe's largest economy is in 'troubled waters' and cuts its growth forecast
S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
Palo Alto Networks, Keysight fall; Garmin, Toll Brothers rise, Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Income Expert and Author of Get Rich With Dividends Is Giving Away His Top Income Secrets… FOR FREE! (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
Palo Alto Networks aims at cyber security leadership
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
Elon Musk's "Project Dojo" is a Game-Changer (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Germany says Europe's largest economy is in 'troubled waters' and cuts its growth forecast

Iofina (IOF) Competitors

GBX 25.50
+0.75 (+3.03%)
(As of 05:26 AM ET)

IOF vs. ITX, ZTF, CNR, AFRK, ZIOC, STCM, CUSN, EUA, MTL, and EEE

Should you be buying Iofina stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Iofina include Itaconix (ITX), Zotefoams (ZTF), Condor Gold (CNR), Afarak Group (AFRK), Zanaga Iron Ore (ZIOC), Steppe Cement (STCM), Cornish Metals (CUSN), Eurasia Mining (EUA), Metals Exploration (MTL), and Empire Metals (EEE). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

Iofina vs.

Iofina (LON:IOF) and Itaconix (LON:ITX) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, risk, community ranking, profitability, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Iofina has a net margin of 20.08% compared to Itaconix's net margin of -30.98%. Iofina's return on equity of 25.83% beat Itaconix's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Iofina20.08% 25.83% 14.28%
Itaconix -30.98%-34.15%-15.90%

In the previous week, Iofina and Iofina both had 1 articles in the media. Iofina's average media sentiment score of 0.67 equaled Itaconix'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Iofina
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Itaconix
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

7.4% of Iofina shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 49.7% of Itaconix shares are owned by institutional investors. 44.8% of Iofina shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 29.4% of Itaconix shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Iofina currently has a consensus target price of GBX 40, suggesting a potential upside of 56.86%. Given Iofina's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Iofina is more favorable than Itaconix.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Iofina
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Itaconix
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Iofina received 92 more outperform votes than Itaconix when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 67.81% of users gave Itaconix an outperform vote while only 65.86% of users gave Iofina an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
IofinaOutperform Votes
191
65.86%
Underperform Votes
99
34.14%
ItaconixOutperform Votes
99
67.81%
Underperform Votes
47
32.19%

Iofina has a beta of 0.65, meaning that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Itaconix has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Iofina has higher revenue and earnings than Itaconix. Itaconix is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Iofina, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Iofina£47.32M1.03£9.50M£0.04637.50
Itaconix£6.58M2.61-£2.04M-£0.16-796.88

Summary

Iofina beats Itaconix on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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IOF vs. The Competition

MetricIofinaSpecialty Chemicals IndustryMaterials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£48.92M£9.80B£2.63B£1.33B
Dividend Yield2.88%4.32%5.56%12.11%
P/E Ratio637.50160.4086.771,572.80
Price / Sales1.031,255.821,216,829.89420,566.92
Price / Cash7.9617.4023.2132.82
Price / Book1.1610.593.332.50
Net Income£9.50M£161.94M£248.07M£193.28M
7 Day Performance0.99%-0.64%-0.12%0.17%
1 Month Performance10.39%0.07%-0.34%0.55%
1 Year Performance-16.19%11.46%118.72%6.05%

Iofina Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ITX
Itaconix
0 of 5 stars
GBX 127.50
flat
N/A+2,480.6%£17.20M£6.58M-796.8813
ZTF
Zotefoams
0 of 5 stars
GBX 377
+1.9%
N/A-2.2%£184.16M£132.96M1,713.64580News Coverage
CNR
Condor Gold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 25
-1.0%
N/A+40.9%£49.97MN/A-2,500.0059News Coverage
AFRK
Afarak Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 20
flat
N/A+0.0%£52.20M£201.96M133.33610Positive News
ZIOC
Zanaga Iron Ore
0 of 5 stars
GBX 7.17
+3.8%
N/A+35.7%£46.25MN/A-775.00N/A
STCM
Steppe Cement
0 of 5 stars
GBX 21
flat
N/A-49.5%£45.99M£80.49M700.00799
CUSN
Cornish Metals
0 of 5 stars
GBX 10.25
flat
N/A-34.4%£54.87MN/A1,150.00N/A
EUA
Eurasia Mining
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1.55
-6.1%
N/A-59.0%£44.33M£2.01M-155.00116
MTL
Metals Exploration
0 of 5 stars
GBX 2.75
-3.5%
N/A+57.6%£57.75M£156.34M137.50791
EEE
Empire Metals
0 of 5 stars
GBX 9.75
-2.5%
N/A+373.8%£58.39MN/A-167.501

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This page (LON:IOF) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff