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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic

DXP Enterprises (DXPE) Competitors

$35.57
+0.05 (+0.14%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

DXPE vs. MRC, ALTG, GIC, KRT, ACCO, EBF, ITRN, MTW, HDSN, and IIIN

Should you be buying DXP Enterprises stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of DXP Enterprises include MRC Global (MRC), Alta Equipment Group (ALTG), Global Industrial (GIC), Karat Packaging (KRT), ACCO Brands (ACCO), Ennis (EBF), Ituran Location and Control (ITRN), Manitowoc (MTW), Hudson Technologies (HDSN), and Insteel Industries (IIIN). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

DXP Enterprises vs.

MRC Global (NYSE:MRC) and DXP Enterprises (NASDAQ:DXPE) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, media sentiment, dividends and analyst recommendations.

MRC Global presently has a consensus target price of $14.75, indicating a potential upside of 23.02%. DXP Enterprises has a consensus target price of $55.00, indicating a potential upside of 54.62%. Given MRC Global's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe DXP Enterprises is more favorable than MRC Global.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
MRC Global
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
DXP Enterprises
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

DXP Enterprises has a net margin of 3.57% compared to DXP Enterprises' net margin of 3.34%. DXP Enterprises' return on equity of 26.92% beat MRC Global's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
MRC Global3.34% 26.92% 6.15%
DXP Enterprises 3.57%16.97%5.99%

MRC Global received 141 more outperform votes than DXP Enterprises when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.43% of users gave MRC Global an outperform vote while only 61.47% of users gave DXP Enterprises an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MRC GlobalOutperform Votes
401
68.43%
Underperform Votes
185
31.57%
DXP EnterprisesOutperform Votes
260
61.47%
Underperform Votes
163
38.53%

69.1% of DXP Enterprises shares are held by institutional investors. 22.1% of MRC Global shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.1% of DXP Enterprises shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MRC Global$3.41B0.30$114M$1.0411.53
DXP Enterprises$1.48B0.39$48.15M$3.3110.75

In the previous week, MRC Global and MRC Global both had 2 articles in the media. DXP Enterprises' average media sentiment score of 1.23 beat MRC Global's score of 0.30 indicating that MRC Global is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
MRC Global Positive
DXP Enterprises Neutral

MRC Global has a beta of 1.99, suggesting that its stock price is 99% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, DXP Enterprises has a beta of 1.67, suggesting that its stock price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MRC Global beats DXP Enterprises on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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DXPE vs. The Competition

MetricDXP EnterprisesIndustrial machinery & equipment IndustryIndustrial SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$575.38M$1.84B$9.16B$7.64B
Dividend YieldN/A2.39%1.99%3.87%
P/E Ratio10.7523.4517.7015.82
Price / Sales0.390.727.3877.06
Price / Cash8.0710.0317.6455.48
Price / Book1.833.603.644.53
Net Income$48.15M$118.70M$466.26M$211.55M
7 Day Performance1.63%-0.98%2.94%3.36%
1 Month Performance9.61%5.10%6.13%6.70%
1 Year Performance18.33%10.25%4.40%7.44%

DXP Enterprises Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MRC
MRC Global
1.7619 of 5 stars
$11.80
+1.5%
$14.75
+25.0%
+4.4%$995.80M$3.41B11.352,800Positive News
ALTG
Alta Equipment Group
3.6815 of 5 stars
$11.71
-1.9%
$22.25
+90.0%
-39.0%$379.03M$1.78B55.762,800Insider Buying
News Coverage
GIC
Global Industrial
3.3364 of 5 stars
$44.36
+0.2%
N/A+53.1%$1.69B$1.17B24.511,650Dividend Increase
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
KRT
Karat Packaging
2.68 of 5 stars
$28.57
-0.5%
$26.67
-6.7%
+92.8%$570.26M$422.96M17.21781News Coverage
Positive News
ACCO
ACCO Brands
4.9502 of 5 stars
$5.77
-0.9%
$7.50
+30.0%
-0.2%$547.75M$1.83B-24.046,000Earnings Report
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
EBF
Ennis
2.1667 of 5 stars
$20.27
+1.1%
N/A-7.9%$524.46M$431.84M11.781,919Short Interest ↑
ITRN
Ituran Location and Control
3.3248 of 5 stars
$25.40
-0.1%
$35.00
+37.8%
+16.8%$505.21M$293.07M11.192,736Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
MTW
Manitowoc
4.5396 of 5 stars
$13.43
+0.8%
$17.29
+28.7%
-30.1%$471.12M$2.23B12.324,800Positive News
HDSN
Hudson Technologies
2.9385 of 5 stars
$14.89
-0.5%
$15.25
+2.4%
+45.6%$677.50M$325.23M13.06232Upcoming Earnings
IIIN
Insteel Industries
0.7894 of 5 stars
$36.02
+1.2%
N/A+19.0%$700.59M$649.19M31.32884

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