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Spectris (SXS) Competitors

GBX 3,062
+8.00 (+0.26%)
(As of 06:57 AM ET)

SXS vs. RSW, JDG, QTX, SDI, SRT, KMK, RMS, ONDO, TRAK, and OTAQ

Should you be buying Spectris stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Spectris include Renishaw (RSW), Judges Scientific (JDG), Quartix Technologies (QTX), SDI Group (SDI), SRT Marine Systems (SRT), Kromek Group (KMK), Remote Monitored Systems (RMS), Ondo InsurTech (ONDO), Trakm8 (TRAK), and OTAQ (OTAQ). These companies are all part of the "scientific & technical instruments" industry.

Spectris vs.

Spectris (LON:SXS) and Renishaw (LON:RSW) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, community ranking, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Spectris received 305 more outperform votes than Renishaw when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.89% of users gave Spectris an outperform vote while only 55.19% of users gave Renishaw an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SpectrisOutperform Votes
523
64.89%
Underperform Votes
283
35.11%
RenishawOutperform Votes
218
55.19%
Underperform Votes
177
44.81%

Spectris pays an annual dividend of GBX 79 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Renishaw pays an annual dividend of GBX 76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Spectris pays out 5,683.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Renishaw pays out 5,671.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Renishaw has a net margin of 14.48% compared to Spectris' net margin of 10.03%. Renishaw's return on equity of 11.31% beat Spectris' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Spectris10.03% 10.56% 6.72%
Renishaw 14.48%11.31%7.17%

Spectris has a beta of 0.69, meaning that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Renishaw has a beta of 0.73, meaning that its share price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Spectris currently has a consensus target price of GBX 6,065.83, indicating a potential upside of 98.62%. Given Spectris' higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Spectris is more favorable than Renishaw.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Spectris
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43
Renishaw
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

In the previous week, Spectris had 3 more articles in the media than Renishaw. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Spectris and 0 mentions for Renishaw. Renishaw's average media sentiment score of 0.00 beat Spectris' score of -0.78 indicating that Renishaw is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Spectris Negative
Renishaw Neutral

82.2% of Spectris shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.9% of Renishaw shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.2% of Spectris shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 53.3% of Renishaw shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Spectris£1.45B2.12£145.40M£1.392,197.12
Renishaw£671.38M4.11£97.21M£1.342,832.09

Summary

Spectris beats Renishaw on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding SXS and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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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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SXS vs. The Competition

MetricSpectrisScientific & Technical Instruments IndustryComputer SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£3.07B£367.12M£22.05B£1.41B
Dividend Yield2.42%3.81%2.65%11.82%
P/E Ratio2,197.12674.16241.881,700.28
Price / Sales2.121,088.32548.90336,156.45
Price / Cash28.5116.0131.1432.87
Price / Book2.363.767.062.78
Net Income£145.40M£16.25M£610.40M£165.77M
7 Day Performance6.59%1.51%5.23%65.35%
1 Month Performance-2.30%-1.15%6.14%72.19%
1 Year Performance-16.31%13.09%12.66%19.69%

Spectris Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RSW
Renishaw
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 3,795
+1.5%
N/A-4.7%£2.76B£671.38M2,832.095,166
JDG
Judges Scientific
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
£110
-3.1%
N/A+20.8%£730.40M£136.10M7,638.89682Positive News
High Trading Volume
QTX
Quartix Technologies
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 160
+1.6%
N/A-31.4%£77.42M£29.88M-8,000.00187
SDI
SDI Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 69.50
+2.2%
N/A-48.5%£72.66M£68.07M3,475.00500Gap Up
SRT
SRT Marine Systems
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 27.50
flat
N/A-46.1%£61.22M£17.17M-687.5090
KMK
Kromek Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 7
flat
N/A+44.3%£44.87M£17.62M-700.00166Gap Down
RMS
Remote Monitored Systems
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£17.46M£104,309.00-4.2013Gap Up
High Trading Volume
ONDO
Ondo InsurTech
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 14.50
flat
N/A-44.2%£12.57M£1.82M-483.3324Gap Up
TRAK
Trakm8
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 9
flat
N/AN/A£4.50M£19.72M450.00233
OTAQ
OTAQ
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 5
flat
N/A+0.0%£3.04M£4.29M-1.1942Gap Down

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This page (LON:SXS) was last updated on 7/15/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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