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Elbit Systems (ESLT) Competitors

$192.43
-0.77 (-0.40%)
(As of 05/29/2024 ET)

ESLT vs. SPR, EH, DCO, ATRO, PKE, AIRI, PRZO, TDG, HEI, and LDOS

Should you be buying Elbit Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Elbit Systems include Spirit AeroSystems (SPR), EHang (EH), Ducommun (DCO), Astronics (ATRO), Park Aerospace (PKE), Air Industries Group (AIRI), ParaZero Technologies (PRZO), TransDigm Group (TDG), HEICO (HEI), and Leidos (LDOS). These companies are all part of the "aerospace" sector.

Elbit Systems vs.

Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE:SPR) and Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) are both mid-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, valuation, dividends, community ranking, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and profitability.

In the previous week, Elbit Systems had 13 more articles in the media than Spirit AeroSystems. MarketBeat recorded 18 mentions for Elbit Systems and 5 mentions for Spirit AeroSystems. Elbit Systems' average media sentiment score of 1.29 beat Spirit AeroSystems' score of 0.45 indicating that Spirit AeroSystems is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Spirit AeroSystems
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Elbit Systems
0 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Spirit AeroSystems has a beta of 1.79, meaning that its stock price is 79% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Elbit Systems has a beta of 0.55, meaning that its stock price is 45% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Spirit AeroSystems currently has a consensus target price of $32.83, suggesting a potential upside of 8.74%. Given Elbit Systems' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Spirit AeroSystems is more favorable than Elbit Systems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Spirit AeroSystems
1 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.47
Elbit Systems
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Spirit AeroSystems received 541 more outperform votes than Elbit Systems when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.42% of users gave Elbit Systems an outperform vote while only 64.77% of users gave Spirit AeroSystems an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Spirit AeroSystemsOutperform Votes
855
64.77%
Underperform Votes
465
35.23%
Elbit SystemsOutperform Votes
314
65.42%
Underperform Votes
166
34.58%

Elbit Systems has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Spirit AeroSystems. Spirit AeroSystems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Elbit Systems, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Spirit AeroSystems$6.05B0.58-$616.10M-$8.69-3.47
Elbit Systems$5.97B1.43$215.13M$4.8339.84

Elbit Systems has a net margin of 3.60% compared to Elbit Systems' net margin of -15.32%. Spirit AeroSystems' return on equity of 10.16% beat Elbit Systems' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Spirit AeroSystems-15.32% N/A -10.53%
Elbit Systems 3.60%10.16%3.01%

93.6% of Spirit AeroSystems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 17.9% of Elbit Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Spirit AeroSystems shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Elbit Systems 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.

Summary

Elbit Systems beats Spirit AeroSystems on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricElbit SystemsAircraft parts & equipment IndustryAerospace SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$8.55B$7.86B$17.01B$8.05B
Dividend Yield0.84%2.19%1.27%3.97%
P/E Ratio39.8419.1020.6418.36
Price / Sales1.438.3620.3479.20
Price / Cash18.9323.9321.7731.30
Price / Book2.895.444.674.59
Net Income$215.13M$82.25M$460.21M$213.84M
7 Day Performance-1.90%-0.06%0.21%0.30%
1 Month Performance-5.17%-2.87%0.98%3.11%
1 Year Performance-6.38%16.12%19.79%6.90%

Elbit Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SPR
Spirit AeroSystems
2.1263 of 5 stars
$31.08
+3.0%
$32.83
+5.6%
+16.5%$3.62B$6.32B-3.5820,655Positive News
EH
EHang
2.4462 of 5 stars
$16.03
+1.6%
$29.00
+81.0%
+54.7%$1.02B$16.54M-25.85341Gap Down
DCO
Ducommun
3.0912 of 5 stars
$58.47
+1.1%
$65.20
+11.5%
+41.4%$860.68M$756.99M49.132,265Short Interest ↑
ATRO
Astronics
1.4343 of 5 stars
$20.92
+1.9%
$19.00
-9.2%
+26.5%$728.85M$689.21M-27.172,500Short Interest ↑
PKE
Park Aerospace
1.1769 of 5 stars
$14.16
+1.6%
N/A+7.4%$286.78M$53.20M30.13110Short Interest ↓
AIRI
Air Industries Group
0 of 5 stars
$4.17
+2.5%
N/A+10.8%$13.84M$51.52M-6.22180Analyst Forecast
Positive News
Gap Down
PRZO
ParaZero Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$0.69
+0.8%
N/AN/A$4.16M$620,000.000.0014Short Interest ↓
Positive News
Gap Up
TDG
TransDigm Group
3.5043 of 5 stars
$1,350.31
+1.5%
$1,327.44
-1.7%
+65.6%$75.56B$6.59B53.5615,500Analyst Forecast
HEI
HEICO
2.6713 of 5 stars
$217.31
+0.7%
$210.30
-3.2%
+33.8%$30.07B$2.97B71.029,600Earnings Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Positive News
LDOS
Leidos
4.0424 of 5 stars
$151.15
+0.9%
$145.67
-3.6%
+81.5%$20.44B$15.44B65.1547,000Short Interest ↑

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This page (NASDAQ:ESLT) was last updated on 5/30/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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