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NASDAQ:BLBDBlue Bird Competitors & Alternatives

$13.29
-0.21 (-1.56 %)
(As of 07/8/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$13.26
Now: $13.29
$13.94
50-Day Range
$12.42
MA: $14.26
$15.79
52-Week Range
$8.40
Now: $13.29
$23.99
Volume118,808 shs
Average Volume141,512 shs
Market Capitalization$359.19 million
P/E Ratio14.14
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.44

Competitors

Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Vs. MTOR, CTB, VNE, THRM, WKHS, and SMP

Should you be buying BLBD stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "auto/tires/trucks" are considered alternatives and competitors to Blue Bird, including Meritor (MTOR), Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB), Veoneer (VNE), Gentherm (THRM), Workhorse Group (WKHS), and Standard Motor Products (SMP).

Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) and Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Meritor has a beta of 2.45, suggesting that its stock price is 145% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Meritor and Blue Bird's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Meritor$4.39 billion0.31$291 million$3.824.99
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Meritor and Blue Bird, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Meritor04302.43
Blue Bird01102.50

Meritor currently has a consensus price target of $21.8571, suggesting a potential upside of 14.68%. Blue Bird has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Given Blue Bird's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Meritor.

Profitability

This table compares Meritor and Blue Bird's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Meritor10.29%64.86%9.64%
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

95.0% of Meritor shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Blue Bird shares are held by institutional investors. 3.5% of Meritor shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Meritor beats Blue Bird on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cooper Tire & Rubber (NYSE:CTB) and Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Cooper Tire & Rubber has a beta of 1.31, suggesting that its stock price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Cooper Tire & Rubber and Blue Bird's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cooper Tire & Rubber$2.75 billion0.50$96.40 million$1.9114.45
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92

Cooper Tire & Rubber has higher revenue and earnings than Blue Bird. Blue Bird is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cooper Tire & Rubber, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Cooper Tire & Rubber and Blue Bird, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cooper Tire & Rubber02302.60
Blue Bird01102.50

Cooper Tire & Rubber currently has a consensus price target of $30.50, suggesting a potential upside of 10.51%. Blue Bird has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Given Blue Bird's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Cooper Tire & Rubber.

Profitability

This table compares Cooper Tire & Rubber and Blue Bird's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cooper Tire & Rubber2.92%6.85%3.13%
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

97.1% of Cooper Tire & Rubber shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Blue Bird shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Cooper Tire & Rubber shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Cooper Tire & Rubber beats Blue Bird on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Veoneer (NYSE:VNE) and Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Veoneer has a beta of 2.69, suggesting that its stock price is 169% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

28.7% of Veoneer shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Blue Bird shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Veoneer shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Veoneer and Blue Bird's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Veoneer$1.90 billion0.67$-500,000,000.00($4.92)-2.32
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92

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

Profitability

This table compares Veoneer and Blue Bird's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Veoneer-33.63%-29.08%-19.40%
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Veoneer and Blue Bird, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Veoneer06102.14
Blue Bird01102.50

Veoneer currently has a consensus price target of $13.1667, suggesting a potential upside of 15.19%. Blue Bird has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Given Blue Bird's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Veoneer.

Summary

Blue Bird beats Veoneer on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gentherm (NASDAQ:THRM) and Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Gentherm has a beta of 1.41, suggesting that its stock price is 41% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

89.4% of Blue Bird shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Gentherm shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Gentherm and Blue Bird's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentherm$971.68 million1.28$37.51 million$2.3416.26
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92

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

Profitability

This table compares Gentherm and Blue Bird's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentherm4.35%16.36%9.78%
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Gentherm and Blue Bird, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentherm02302.60
Blue Bird01102.50

Gentherm currently has a consensus price target of $46.70, suggesting a potential upside of 22.77%. Blue Bird has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Given Blue Bird's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Gentherm.

Summary

Gentherm beats Blue Bird on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Workhorse Group (NASDAQ:WKHS) and Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Workhorse Group has a beta of 2.64, suggesting that its stock price is 164% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Workhorse Group and Blue Bird's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Workhorse Group-44,265.98%N/A-29.96%
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Workhorse Group and Blue Bird, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Workhorse Group00403.00
Blue Bird01102.50

Workhorse Group currently has a consensus price target of $13.50, suggesting a potential downside of 18.97%. Blue Bird has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Given Blue Bird's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Workhorse Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

22.4% of Workhorse Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Blue Bird shares are held by institutional investors. 7.9% of Workhorse Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Workhorse Group and Blue Bird's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Workhorse Group$380,000.003,096.52$-37,160,000.00($0.07)-238.00
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92

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

Summary

Blue Bird beats Workhorse Group on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) and Standard Motor Products (NYSE:SMP) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, profitability, valuation and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

Blue Bird has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Standard Motor Products has a beta of 0.73, meaning that its share price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Blue Bird and Standard Motor Products' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Blue Bird2.37%-61.92%10.59%
Standard Motor Products4.90%13.63%7.21%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Blue Bird and Standard Motor Products, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Blue Bird01102.50
Standard Motor Products00203.00

Blue Bird presently has a consensus target price of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.92%. Standard Motor Products has a consensus target price of $50.00, suggesting a potential upside of 24.56%. Given Blue Bird's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Blue Bird is more favorable than Standard Motor Products.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

89.4% of Blue Bird shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.1% of Standard Motor Products shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of Blue Bird shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.4% of Standard Motor Products shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Blue Bird and Standard Motor Products' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Blue Bird$1.02 billion0.35$24.30 million$1.498.92
Standard Motor Products$1.14 billion0.79$57.92 million$3.1012.95

Standard Motor Products has higher revenue and earnings than Blue Bird. Blue Bird is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Standard Motor Products, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Standard Motor Products beats Blue Bird on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Meritor logo
MTOR
Meritor
1.7$19.06-0.3%$1.46 billion$4.39 billion3.67Decrease in Short Interest
Cooper Tire & Rubber logo
CTB
Cooper Tire & Rubber
1.8$27.60-0.0%$1.39 billion$2.75 billion17.81
Veoneer logo
VNE
Veoneer
1.1$11.43-1.4%$1.29 billion$1.90 billion-2.06Analyst Downgrade
Gentherm logo
THRM
Gentherm
1.3$38.04-0.5%$1.25 billion$971.68 million30.68
Workhorse Group logo
WKHS
Workhorse Group
1.1$16.66-1.1%$1.24 billion$380,000.00-23.80Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
Standard Motor Products logo
SMP
Standard Motor Products
1.8$40.14-3.7%$928.45 million$1.14 billion16.87
American Axle & Manufact. logo
AXL
American Axle & Manufact.
1.3$7.11-1.1%$804.07 million$6.53 billion-0.78Decrease in Short Interest
Douglas Dynamics logo
PLOW
Douglas Dynamics
2.1$32.71-1.8%$784.70 million$571.71 million19.36
Tower International logo
TOWR
Tower International
1.7$31.00-0.0%$641.39 million$1.57 billion8.86
EH
EHang
1.6$12.14-1.2%$636.46 million$17.50 million-9.87Heavy News Reporting
China Yuchai International logo
CYD
China Yuchai International
1.9$14.00-0.0%$575.69 million$2.58 billion8.54Decrease in Short Interest
Wabash National logo
WNC
Wabash National
1.7$10.17-4.9%$563.91 million$2.32 billion-15.65Increase in Short Interest
Spartan Motors logo
SPAR
Spartan Motors
1.7$15.64-1.3%$556.98 million$756.54 million-92.00
Tenneco logo
TEN
Tenneco
1.2$7.07-1.4%$459.58 million$17.45 billion-0.55
XPEL
XPEL
1.5$14.49-4.9%$419.71 million$129.93 million28.98Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
GTX
Garrett Motion
1.8$5.24-5.3%$393.07 million$3.25 billion1.37
MLR
Miller Industries
1.1$29.03-1.0%$334.41 million$818.17 million9.19Decrease in Short Interest
Motorcar Parts of America logo
MPAA
Motorcar Parts of America
1.5$16.56-2.2%$321.08 million$535.83 million-34.50Decrease in Short Interest
Modine Manufacturing logo
MOD
Modine Manufacturing
1.7$5.16-3.7%$271.90 million$1.98 billion-128.97Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
SOLO
Electrameccanica Vehicles
0.7$4.71-11.9%$238.34 million$580,000.00-18.84Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
Cooper-Standard logo
CPS
Cooper-Standard
2.0$11.72-5.7%$209.20 million$3.11 billion-3.89Decrease in Short Interest
FUV
Arcimoto
0.9$7.98-3.8%$197.90 million$990,000.00-9.97High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
Westport Fuel Systems logo
WPRT
Westport Fuel Systems
1.3$1.50-12.7%$180.07 million$305.34 million-16.66High Trading Volume
Unusual Options Activity
China Automotive Systems logo
CAAS
China Automotive Systems
2.2$3.12-0.3%$102.84 million$431.43 million11.56
Sorl Auto Parts logo
SORL
Sorl Auto Parts
1.3$4.71-0.0%$90.92 million$468.05 million4.13
Commercial Vehicle Group logo
CVGI
Commercial Vehicle Group
1.4$2.44-7.0%$83.43 million$901.24 million-4.60Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Horizon Global logo
HZN
Horizon Global
1.1$3.64-10.4%$83.04 million$690.45 million1.03Decrease in Short Interest
Strattec Security logo
STRT
Strattec Security
2.4$24.15-7.0%$74.39 million$487.01 million32.63High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
KXIN
Kaixin Auto
0.5$1.06-11.1%$49.82 millionN/A0.00High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Superior Industries International logo
SUP
Superior Industries International
1.4$1.69-6.5%$43.51 million$1.37 billion-0.13High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
DRIV
Global X Autonomous & Electric Vehicles ETF
0.5$15.17-1.5%$23.84 millionN/A0.00
Autoweb logo
AUTO
Autoweb
1.6$1.13-5.3%$15.65 million$113.98 million-1.07
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