NASDAQ:FTEK

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MA: $3.06
$3.82
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$7.04
Volume370,933 shs
Average Volume1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$68.99 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta6.08

Competitors

Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) Vs. CECE, SMED, LAKE, HURC, QUAD, and WATT

Should you be buying FTEK stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "industrial products" are considered alternatives and competitors to Fuel Tech, including CECO Environmental (CECE), Sharps Compliance (SMED), Lakeland Industries (LAKE), Hurco Companies (HURC), Quad/Graphics (QUAD), and Energous (WATT).

Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) and CECO Environmental (NASDAQ:CECE) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Fuel Tech and CECO Environmental, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fuel Tech01002.00
CECO Environmental00303.00

CECO Environmental has a consensus target price of $11.00, suggesting a potential upside of 45.50%. Given CECO Environmental's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe CECO Environmental is more favorable than Fuel Tech.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Fuel Tech and CECO Environmental's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50
CECO Environmental$341.87 million0.79$17.71 million$0.5912.81

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

Volatility & Risk

Fuel Tech has a beta of 6.08, suggesting that its share price is 508% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CECO Environmental has a beta of 1.3, suggesting that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.9% of CECO Environmental shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 13.3% of CECO Environmental shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Fuel Tech and CECO Environmental's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%
CECO Environmental4.60%12.03%5.60%

Summary

CECO Environmental beats Fuel Tech on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) and Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

42.4% of Sharps Compliance shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.1% of Sharps Compliance shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned 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.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Sharps Compliance and Fuel Tech's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sharps Compliance$51.15 million5.14$2.27 million$0.14113.71
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Sharps Compliance and Fuel Tech, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sharps Compliance00403.00
Fuel Tech01002.00

Sharps Compliance currently has a consensus price target of $16.75, suggesting a potential upside of 5.21%. Given Sharps Compliance's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Sharps Compliance is more favorable than Fuel Tech.

Profitability

This table compares Sharps Compliance and Fuel Tech's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sharps Compliance2.54%4.50%2.49%
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%

Summary

Sharps Compliance beats Fuel Tech on 13 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) and Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Volatility & Risk

Lakeland Industries has a beta of 0.03, indicating that its share price is 97% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fuel Tech has a beta of 6.08, indicating that its share price is 508% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Lakeland Industries and Fuel Tech's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lakeland Industries$107.81 million2.14$3.28 million$0.4563.84
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50

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

Profitability

This table compares Lakeland Industries and Fuel Tech's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lakeland Industries18.93%28.75%24.67%
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Lakeland Industries and Fuel Tech, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lakeland Industries00203.00
Fuel Tech01002.00

Lakeland Industries currently has a consensus price target of $37.00, suggesting a potential upside of 28.79%. Given Lakeland Industries' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Lakeland Industries is more favorable than Fuel Tech.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

70.8% of Lakeland Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.9% of Lakeland Industries shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by company 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.

Summary

Lakeland Industries beats Fuel Tech on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) and Hurco Companies (NASDAQ:HURC) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability.

Risk & Volatility

Fuel Tech has a beta of 6.08, suggesting that its stock price is 508% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hurco Companies has a beta of 0.64, suggesting that its stock price is 36% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Fuel Tech and Hurco Companies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fuel Tech01002.00
Hurco Companies0000N/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Fuel Tech and Hurco Companies' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50
Hurco Companies$170.63 million1.31$-6,250,000.00N/AN/A

Hurco Companies has higher revenue and earnings than Fuel Tech.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Hurco Companies shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 7.0% of Hurco Companies shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Fuel Tech and Hurco Companies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%
Hurco Companies0.94%2.66%2.09%

Summary

Hurco Companies beats Fuel Tech on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) and Quad/Graphics (NYSE:QUAD) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Risk & Volatility

Fuel Tech has a beta of 6.08, suggesting that its share price is 508% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Quad/Graphics has a beta of 2.07, suggesting that its share price is 107% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Fuel Tech and Quad/Graphics' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%
Quad/Graphics-0.85%15.25%1.29%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 39.9% of Quad/Graphics shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.5% of Quad/Graphics shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Fuel Tech and Quad/Graphics, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fuel Tech01002.00
Quad/Graphics0000N/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Fuel Tech and Quad/Graphics' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50
Quad/Graphics$3.92 billion0.05$-156,300,000.00N/AN/A

Fuel Tech has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Quad/Graphics.

Summary

Quad/Graphics beats Fuel Tech on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) and Energous (NASDAQ:WATT) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, risk and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Fuel Tech and Energous' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fuel Tech-33.30%-21.29%-16.61%
Energous-13,071.48%-171.68%-136.99%

Volatility & Risk

Fuel Tech has a beta of 6.08, suggesting that its stock price is 508% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Energous has a beta of 3.99, suggesting that its stock price is 299% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Fuel Tech and Energous' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fuel Tech$30.47 million2.26$-7,850,000.00($0.24)-9.50
Energous$200,000.00998.26$-38,400,000.00($1.27)-2.54

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Fuel Tech and Energous, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fuel Tech01002.00
Energous0000N/A

Institutional and Insider Ownership

24.0% of Fuel Tech shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 10.5% of Energous shares are held by institutional investors. 15.0% of Fuel Tech shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 5.1% of Energous 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

Fuel Tech beats Energous on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.


Fuel Tech Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
CECO Environmental logo
CECE
CECO Environmental
2.3$7.56+1.6%$273.16 million$341.87 million18.00Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Sharps Compliance logo
SMED
Sharps Compliance
1.3$15.92+1.9%$262.87 million$51.15 million227.46Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Lakeland Industries logo
LAKE
Lakeland Industries
1.8$28.73+0.9%$230.62 million$107.81 million8.16Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Hurco Companies logo
HURC
Hurco Companies
1.3$33.89+1.2%$225.70 million$170.63 million147.35
Quad/Graphics logo
QUAD
Quad/Graphics
0.8$3.79+1.6%$209.28 million$3.92 billion-7.15
Energous logo
WATT
Energous
0.7$3.23+0.9%$199.65 million$200,000.00-3.20Analyst Downgrade
Gencor Industries logo
GENC
Gencor Industries
0.8$12.07+1.2%$176.29 million$77.42 million31.76
LiqTech International logo
LIQT
LiqTech International
1.4$7.68+1.0%$166.63 million$32.64 million-23.27
Manitex International logo
MNTX
Manitex International
1.5$7.97+0.9%$157.97 million$224.78 million-12.45News Coverage
Intellicheck logo
IDN
Intellicheck
1.9$8.32+1.6%$154.70 million$7.66 million-208.00
EML
The Eastern
1.1$24.67+1.5%$154.14 million$251.74 million17.25
Graham logo
GHM
Graham
1.9$13.72+1.0%$137.05 million$90.60 million91.47
Twin Disc logo
TWIN
Twin Disc
1.2$10.04+0.9%$136.99 million$246.84 million-3.54
ClearSign Technologies logo
CLIR
ClearSign Technologies
1.3$4.15+3.4%$128.24 million$530,000.00-17.29
Ampco-Pittsburgh logo
AP
Ampco-Pittsburgh
0.7$6.69+0.6%$126.09 million$397.90 million9.70
WISeKey International logo
WKEY
WISeKey International
1.4$9.33+3.2%$124.82 million$22.65 million-2.92
ARC Document Solutions logo
ARC
ARC Document Solutions
1.2$2.25+0.4%$96.28 million$382.42 million16.07Increase in Short Interest
Capstone Turbine logo
CPST
Capstone Turbine
1.3$7.48+0.4%$95.92 million$68.93 million-3.98News Coverage
Magal Security Systems logo
MAGS
Magal Security Systems
0.9$4.10+1.2%$94.93 million$86.83 million45.56
Synalloy logo
SYNL
Synalloy
0.6$10.03+0.7%$92.30 million$305.17 million-4.64
Advanced Emissions Solutions logo
ADES
Advanced Emissions Solutions
0.9$4.88+4.3%$90.37 million$70.09 million-7.39
Broadwind logo
BWEN
Broadwind
1.5$5.27+2.1%$90.27 million$178.22 million-87.82News Coverage
Houston Wire & Cable logo
HWCC
Houston Wire & Cable
0.7$5.31+0.4%$89.65 million$338.29 million-29.50
Digital Ally logo
DGLY
Digital Ally
1.2$1.70+0.6%$87.59 million$10.44 million-3.62
Perma-Fix Environmental Services logo
PESI
Perma-Fix Environmental Services
0.8$7.03+0.1%$85.53 million$73.46 million21.97
Hudson Technologies logo
HDSN
Hudson Technologies
0.7$1.89+2.6%$79.76 million$162.06 million-7.27News Coverage
Vertex Energy logo
VTNR
Vertex Energy
1.3$1.27+1.6%$65.71 million$163.37 million-2.31
RSSS
Research Solutions
0.0$2.29+2.2%$60.18 million$31.06 million-76.33
Ideal Power logo
IPWR
Ideal Power
1.1$10.06+4.3%$59.07 millionN/A-4.49Gap Down
Perma-Pipe International logo
PPIH
Perma-Pipe International
0.6$6.70+2.5%$54.71 million$127.66 million-14.89News Coverage
Applied DNA Sciences logo
APDN
Applied DNA Sciences
1.2$6.59+0.2%$49.25 million$1.93 million-1.91Analyst Report
News Coverage
Vinco Ventures logo
BBIG
Vinco Ventures
0.0$2.49+10.8%$47.19 million$19.63 million-1.46Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Up
APWC
Asia Pacific Wire & Cable
0.6$3.25+0.3%$44.91 million$338.20 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
Gap Down
Taylor Devices logo
TAYD
Taylor Devices
0.9$11.99+0.8%$41.83 million$28.38 million16.20Analyst Upgrade
Pioneer Power Solutions logo
PPSI
Pioneer Power Solutions
0.5$3.94+0.3%$34.40 million$20.58 million0.00News Coverage
Gap Down
FFHL
Fuwei Films
0.8$9.66+1.6%$31.55 million$48.21 million4.31Gap Down
CVD Equipment logo
CVV
CVD Equipment
0.5$4.06+2.7%$26.39 million$19.65 million0.00
SuperCom logo
SPCB
SuperCom
0.6$1.34+0.0%$25.16 million$16.48 million0.00News Coverage
Gap Down
SMIT
Schmitt Industries
0.4$6.25+3.5%$23.76 million$4.19 million-7.81Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
IKONICS logo
IKNX
IKONICS
0.5$9.63+5.2%$19.04 million$17.62 million-9.53Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Up
CLWT
Euro Tech
0.9$2.95+1.7%$15.19 million$17.40 million0.00
HIHO
Highway
0.9$3.43+2.3%$13.62 million$12.56 million15.59News Coverage
Art's-Way Manufacturing logo
ARTW
Art's-Way Manufacturing
0.7$2.92+4.5%$13.18 million$22.89 million-6.95
Yunhong CTI logo
CTIB
Yunhong CTI
0.7$1.89+2.1%$10.93 million$40.54 million0.00
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