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ARQ (ARQ) Competitors

$3.27
-0.08 (-2.39%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

ARQ vs. ZTEK, MTC, NSTB, CPTK, RR, ECX, EXFY, BGSF, ABLV, and ARRW

Should you be buying ARQ stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of ARQ include Zentek (ZTEK), MMTec (MTC), Northern Star Investment Corp. II (NSTB), Crown Proptech Acquisitions (CPTK), Richtech Robotics (RR), ECARX (ECX), Expensify (EXFY), BGSF (BGSF), Able View Global (ABLV), and Arrowroot Acquisition (ARRW). These companies are all part of the "business services" sector.

ARQ vs.

Zentek (NASDAQ:ZTEK) and ARQ (NASDAQ:ARQ) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, valuation and institutional ownership.

Zentek has a beta of 0.66, suggesting that its stock price is 34% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ARQ has a beta of 1.36, suggesting that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Zentek has a net margin of 0.00% compared to Zentek's net margin of -19.80%. Zentek's return on equity of -12.82% beat ARQ's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ZentekN/A -44.98% -40.90%
ARQ -19.80%-12.82%-9.48%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Zentek$50K2,419.88-$10.90M-$0.07-17.14
ARQ$102.99M1.06-$8.92M-$0.77-4.25

In the previous week, ARQ's average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Zentek'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
Zentek Neutral
ARQ Neutral

Zentek received 1 more outperform votes than ARQ when rated by MarketBeat users.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ZentekOutperform Votes
1
100.00%
Underperform Votes
No Votes
ARQN/AN/A

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Zentek
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
ARQ
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

0.7% of Zentek shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 24.2% of ARQ shares are held by institutional investors. 22.2% of ARQ shares are held by company 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.

Summary

ARQ beats Zentek on 8 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ 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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ARQ vs. The Competition

MetricARQchemical products IndustryBusiness SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$108.73M$1.42B$6.51B$7.42B
Dividend YieldN/A1.27%3.14%3.86%
P/E Ratio-4.2514.5227.8914.71
Price / Sales1.06246.391,610.3279.92
Price / CashN/A15.3418.5752.52
Price / Book0.457.034.694.63
Net Income-$8.92M$66.94M$84.81M$207.29M
7 Day Performance-7.63%3.63%-1.29%-1.02%
1 Month PerformanceN/A10.31%4.21%3.31%
1 Year PerformanceN/A7.85%2.16%3.73%

ARQ Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ZTEK
Zentek
0 of 5 stars
$1.24
+2.5%
N/A-22.1%$125.02M$50,000.00-17.7129Positive News
MTC
MMTec
0 of 5 stars
$1.38
+2.2%
N/A+52.2%$117.07M$1.10M0.0057News Coverage
Gap Down
NSTB
Northern Star Investment Corp. II
0 of 5 stars
$10.25
+0.5%
N/AN/A$119.11MN/A0.00N/A
CPTK
Crown Proptech Acquisitions
0 of 5 stars
$10.78
flat
N/AN/A$119.66MN/A0.001Positive News
RR
Richtech Robotics
0 of 5 stars
$1.85
+1.1%
N/AN/A$120.69MN/A0.0051Gap Up
ECX
ECARX
2.8977 of 5 stars
$3.04
flat
$10.00
+228.9%
-61.1%$114M$515.70M-5.741,501Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Down
EXFY
Expensify
2.847 of 5 stars
$1.60
-7.0%
$6.64
+315.2%
-82.3%$110.70M$169.49M-3.48138News Coverage
BGSF
BGSF
3.4191 of 5 stars
$10.11
-0.4%
N/A-38.3%$109.97M$316.88M-11.23400
ABLV
Able View Global
0 of 5 stars
$2.56
-1.5%
N/AN/A$108.44MN/A0.00112
ARRW
Arrowroot Acquisition
3.2752 of 5 stars
$10.92
+4.9%
$18.00
+64.8%
+3.8%$127MN/A0.002Positive News
Gap Up

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This page (NASDAQ:ARQ) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff