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Porvair (PRV) Competitors

GBX 648
+6.00 (+0.93%)
(As of 02:47 PM ET)

PRV vs. AVON, DX, RWA, RST, CWR, RCDO, ELIX, FNTL, GFRD, and ASY

Should you be buying Porvair stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Porvair include Avon Protection (AVON), DX (Group) (DX), Robert Walters (RWA), Restore (RST), Ceres Power (CWR), Ricardo (RCDO), Elixirr International (ELIX), Fintel (FNTL), Galliford Try (GFRD), and Andrews Sykes Group (ASY). These companies are all part of the "industrials" sector.

Porvair vs.

Porvair (LON:PRV) and Avon Protection (LON:AVON) are both small-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, media sentiment, risk, profitability, dividends, community ranking and earnings.

Avon Protection has a consensus price target of GBX 1,265, indicating a potential upside of 29.48%. Given Avon Protection's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Avon Protection is more favorable than Porvair.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Porvair
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Avon Protection
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

Porvair pays an annual dividend of GBX 6 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Avon Protection pays an annual dividend of GBX 23 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Porvair pays out 1,714.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Avon Protection pays out -5,348.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Avon Protection is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Porvair has a beta of 0.78, indicating that its share price is 22% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avon Protection has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Porvair has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Avon Protection. Avon Protection is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Porvair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Porvair£176.01M1.69£15.97M£0.351,834.29
Avon Protection£243.80M1.20-£16.40M-£0.43-2,272.09

In the previous week, Avon Protection had 1 more articles in the media than Porvair. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Avon Protection and 0 mentions for Porvair. Porvair's average media sentiment score of 1.75 beat Avon Protection's score of 0.53 indicating that Porvair is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Porvair Very Positive
Avon Protection Positive

Avon Protection received 170 more outperform votes than Porvair when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 75.21% of users gave Avon Protection an outperform vote while only 74.90% of users gave Porvair an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PorvairOutperform Votes
182
74.90%
Underperform Votes
61
25.10%
Avon ProtectionOutperform Votes
352
75.21%
Underperform Votes
116
24.79%

Porvair has a net margin of 9.07% compared to Avon Protection's net margin of -5.91%. Porvair's return on equity of 11.76% beat Avon Protection's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Porvair9.07% 11.76% 6.92%
Avon Protection -5.91%-8.87%2.60%

64.4% of Porvair shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.2% of Avon Protection shares are held by institutional investors. 19.8% of Porvair shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.6% of Avon Protection shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Porvair and Avon Protection tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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PRV vs. The Competition

MetricPorvairPollution & Treatment Controls IndustryIndustrials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£297.63M£86.33M£3.84B£1.38B
Dividend Yield0.91%2.74%4.19%11.68%
P/E Ratio1,834.2996.56395.321,779.31
Price / Sales1.6947.59696.29427,643.98
Price / Cash17.3717.8429.2433.17
Price / Book2.103.833.972.49
Net Income£15.97M-£1.11M£226.20M£183.17M
7 Day Performance0.63%0.94%0.42%0.29%
1 Month Performance-2.73%3.01%2.35%0.11%
1 Year Performance0.31%-13.85%7.90%16.42%

Porvair Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AVON
Avon Protection
2.0721 of 5 stars
GBX 976
-0.6%
GBX 1,265
+29.6%
+2.6%£292.80M£243.80M-2,269.77928Dividend Increase
DX
DX (Group)
0 of 5 stars
GBX 47.40
flat
N/AN/A£306.77M£471.20M1,185.004,800
RWA
Robert Walters
0 of 5 stars
GBX 431
+0.2%
N/A-17.1%£311.87M£1.11B1,231.434,280
RST
Restore
3.3113 of 5 stars
GBX 230
-0.9%
GBX 475
+106.5%
-27.4%£314.92M£278.30M-1,437.502,881
CWR
Ceres Power
2.4354 of 5 stars
GBX 163.20
+1.5%
GBX 870
+433.1%
-60.7%£314.94M£23.75M-652.80586Gap Up
RCDO
Ricardo
0 of 5 stars
GBX 421
-0.2%
GBX 532
+26.4%
-25.7%£261.95M£445.20M-2,215.792,911
ELIX
Elixirr International
0 of 5 stars
GBX 550
+1.9%
N/A+12.7%£259.99M£78.47M2,037.04500Gap Up
FNTL
Fintel
0 of 5 stars
GBX 247
-3.1%
N/A+23.2%£256.31M£66M3,087.50493
GFRD
Galliford Try
0.9608 of 5 stars
GBX 244
-1.8%
GBX 265
+8.6%
+37.7%£250.49M£1.39B3,050.003,922
ASY
Andrews Sykes Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 590
flat
N/A+12.6%£246.97M£83.95M1,372.09550

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This page (LON:PRV) was last updated on 3/5/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff