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Air T (AIRT) Competitors

$17.12
-0.76 (-4.25%)
(As of 03/4/2024 ET)

AIRT vs. PXS, IMPP, RAIL, GLBS, BEST, CTRM, EDRY, SFWL, BANL, and USEA

Should you be buying Air T stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Air T include Pyxis Tankers (PXS), Imperial Petroleum (IMPP), FreightCar America (RAIL), Globus Maritime (GLBS), BEST (BEST), Castor Maritime (CTRM), EuroDry (EDRY), Shengfeng Development (SFWL), CBL International (BANL), and United Maritime (USEA). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

Air T vs.

Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) and Air T (NASDAQ:AIRT) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, risk, earnings and profitability.

In the previous week, Air T had 95 more articles in the media than Pyxis Tankers. MarketBeat recorded 97 mentions for Air T and 2 mentions for Pyxis Tankers. Air T's average media sentiment score of 1.45 beat Pyxis Tankers' score of -0.05 indicating that Pyxis Tankers is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pyxis Tankers
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Air T
5 Very Positive mention(s)
20 Positive mention(s)
44 Neutral mention(s)
19 Negative mention(s)
7 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

5.0% of Pyxis Tankers shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 9.3% of Air T shares are held by institutional investors. 54.6% of Pyxis Tankers shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 66.2% of Air T shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Pyxis Tankers has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Air T. Air T is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Pyxis Tankers, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pyxis Tankers$58.34M0.79$13.39M$1.732.51
Air T$288.53M0.17-$12.30M-$4.97-3.44

Pyxis Tankers has a net margin of 43.32% compared to Pyxis Tankers' net margin of -4.91%. Air T's return on equity of 30.88% beat Pyxis Tankers' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pyxis Tankers43.32% 30.88% 15.26%
Air T -4.91%-87.44%-5.45%

Pyxis Tankers has a beta of 0.03, indicating that its stock price is 97% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Air T has a beta of 0.73, indicating that its stock price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pyxis Tankers
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Air T
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Pyxis Tankers received 59 more outperform votes than Air T when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 70.83% of users gave Pyxis Tankers an outperform vote while only 47.11% of users gave Air T an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Pyxis TankersOutperform Votes
238
70.83%
Underperform Votes
98
29.17%
Air TOutperform Votes
179
47.11%
Underperform Votes
201
52.89%

Summary

Pyxis Tankers beats Air T on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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AIRT vs. The Competition

MetricAir TAir courier services IndustryTransportation SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$48.31M$20.85B$9.68B$7.54B
Dividend YieldN/A2.04%4.35%3.87%
P/E Ratio-3.4415.4216.0416.96
Price / Sales0.170.4224.1176.92
Price / CashN/A4.6113.4128.75
Price / Book3.722.251.994.47
Net Income-$12.30M$1.34B$707.67M$212.10M
7 Day Performance2.33%-0.52%-0.79%2.16%
1 Month Performance1.66%-3.48%0.23%6.38%
1 Year Performance-18.48%-15.26%1.42%7.96%

Air T Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PXS
Pyxis Tankers
0 of 5 stars
$4.35
-0.7%
N/A-28.4%$46.15M$58.34M2.51N/APositive News
Gap Up
IMPP
Imperial Petroleum
0 of 5 stars
$3.09
+1.0%
N/A+0.3%$52.81M$183.73M0.9674Positive News
RAIL
FreightCar America
3.2568 of 5 stars
$2.99
-2.6%
$4.25
+42.1%
-21.4%$53.52M$364.75M-2.271,435Analyst Report
GLBS
Globus Maritime
0 of 5 stars
$2.19
+1.4%
N/A+85.6%$45.07M$61.76M24.3424Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
BEST
BEST
0 of 5 stars
$2.24
-2.6%
N/A-19.5%$44.53M$1.12B-0.323,628Positive News
Gap Down
CTRM
Castor Maritime
0 of 5 stars
$0.44
flat
N/A-67.5%$42.02M$97.52M1.781Gap Down
EDRY
EuroDry
1.7056 of 5 stars
$21.56
-0.1%
$30.00
+39.1%
+24.1%$61.23M$47.59M-20.73N/A
SFWL
Shengfeng Development
0 of 5 stars
$1.60
-11.6%
N/AN/A$64.83M$370.33M0.001,550
BANL
CBL International
0 of 5 stars
$1.06
-9.4%
N/AN/A$26.06M$462.91M0.0032
USEA
United Maritime
1.5091 of 5 stars
2.65
+0.4%
N/A-17.7%$23.56M$36.07M-14.723Short Interest ↓
Positive News

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