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Windar Photonics (WPHO) Competitors

GBX 50.75
+0.25 (+0.50%)
(As of 07/12/2024 07:40 PM ET)

WPHO vs. GHH, CPX, LST, PPIX, ZYT, PSL, BOU, HDT, TWD, and SDM

Should you be buying Windar Photonics stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Windar Photonics include Gooch & Housego (GHH), CAP-XX (CPX), Light Science Technologies (LST), ProPhotonix (PPIX), Zytronic (ZYT), Photonstar Led Group (PSL), Bould Opportunities (BOU), Holders Technology (HDT), Trackwise Designs (TWD), and 25130 (SDM.L) (SDM). These companies are all part of the "electronic components" industry.

Windar Photonics vs.

Gooch & Housego (LON:GHH) and Windar Photonics (LON:WPHO) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, media sentiment, earnings, institutional ownership, community ranking, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Gooch & Housego has a net margin of 2.73% compared to Gooch & Housego's net margin of -24.84%. Windar Photonics' return on equity of 3.40% beat Gooch & Housego's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Gooch & Housego2.73% 3.40% 2.59%
Windar Photonics -24.84%N/A -10.03%

In the previous week, Gooch & Housego had 1 more articles in the media than Windar Photonics. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Gooch & Housego and 0 mentions for Windar Photonics. Windar Photonics' average media sentiment score of 1.05 beat Gooch & Housego's score of 0.00 indicating that Gooch & Housego is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Gooch & Housego Positive
Windar Photonics Neutral

Gooch & Housego received 78 more outperform votes than Windar Photonics when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 72.33% of users gave Windar Photonics an outperform vote while only 58.48% of users gave Gooch & Housego an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Gooch & HousegoOutperform Votes
193
58.48%
Underperform Votes
137
41.52%
Windar PhotonicsOutperform Votes
115
72.33%
Underperform Votes
44
27.67%

Gooch & Housego has higher revenue and earnings than Windar Photonics. Windar Photonics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Gooch & Housego, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gooch & Housego£148.48M0.82£4.05M£0.162,962.50
Windar Photonics£2.78M0.00-£1.08M-£0.01N/A

69.2% of Gooch & Housego shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 5.3% of Windar Photonics shares are owned by institutional investors. 21.2% of Gooch & Housego shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 40.6% of Windar Photonics shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Gooch & Housego
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Windar Photonics
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Gooch & Housego has a beta of 0.94, suggesting that its stock price is 6% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Windar Photonics has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Gooch & Housego beats Windar Photonics on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding WPHO 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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WPHO vs. The Competition

MetricWindar PhotonicsElectronic Components IndustryComputer SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£41.26M£919.97M£24.35B£1.79B
Dividend YieldN/A2.68%2.67%10.13%
P/E Ratio-5,075.00263.98248.752,135.82
Price / SalesN/A257.45564.71412,189.39
Price / Cash80.0043.3333.1826.75
Price / BookN/A2.547.102.76
Net Income-£1.08M£29.16M£639.08M£172.24M

Windar Photonics Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GHH
Gooch & Housego
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 474.64
+0.3%
N/A-21.0%£122.41M£148.48M2,966.501,030Dividend Increase
Positive News
CPX
CAP-XX
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 0.34
-5.0%
N/A-75.0%£9.95M£4.28M-34.20N/ANews Coverage
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
LST
Light Science Technologies
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 2.99
+8.7%
N/A+161.0%£9.69M£8.96M-299.0086News Coverage
PPIX
ProPhotonix
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 8.75
+6.1%
N/AN/A£8.16M£14.52M8.75N/A
ZYT
Zytronic
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 58.68
+1.2%
N/A-37.3%£5.96M£8.61M-391.20121News Coverage
PSL
Photonstar Led Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 0.05
+25.0%
N/AN/A£3.15M£3.62M-0.09N/AGap Up
High Trading Volume
BOU
Bould Opportunities
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 0.02
flat
N/A+0.0%£2.85M£74,000.00-0.23N/AGap Down
HDT
Holders Technology
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 50.50
flat
N/AN/A£2.13M£8.73M-388.4653
TWD
Trackwise Designs
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 0.18
flat
N/AN/A£899,000.00£7.70M-8.75132
SDM
25130 (SDM.L)
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00N/A

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

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