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NASDAQ:GNTX

Gentex Competitors

$35.38
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Today's Range
$34.63
Now: $35.38
$35.71
50-Day Range
$33.04
MA: $35.44
$37.54
52-Week Range
$19.48
Now: $35.38
$37.75
Volume1.47 million shs
Average Volume1.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.62 billion
P/E Ratio29.00
Dividend Yield1.37%
Beta1.15

Competitors

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) Vs. APTV, BWA, LEA, ALSN, LCII, and DAN

Should you be buying GNTX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "auto parts & equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to Gentex, including Aptiv (APTV), BorgWarner (BWA), Lear (LEA), Allison Transmission (ALSN), LCI Industries (LCII), and Dana (DAN).

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and Aptiv (NYSE:APTV) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Gentex and Aptiv, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
Aptiv151802.71

Gentex presently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. Aptiv has a consensus price target of $115.5909, indicating a potential downside of 22.86%. Given Gentex's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Gentex is more favorable than Aptiv.

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Aptiv has a beta of 2.25, indicating that its share price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Gentex and Aptiv's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
Aptiv$14.36 billion2.82$990 million$4.8031.22

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.8% of Aptiv shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Aptiv shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and Aptiv's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
Aptiv13.94%8.42%3.27%

Summary

Aptiv beats Gentex on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and BorgWarner (NYSE:BWA) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Gentex and BorgWarner, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
BorgWarner15602.42

Gentex presently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. BorgWarner has a consensus price target of $43.8462, indicating a potential downside of 2.56%. Given BorgWarner's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe BorgWarner is more favorable than Gentex.

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BorgWarner has a beta of 1.76, suggesting that its stock price is 76% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Gentex and BorgWarner's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
BorgWarner$10.17 billion1.06$746 million$4.1310.90

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.3% of BorgWarner shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of BorgWarner shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and BorgWarner's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
BorgWarner4.11%11.48%5.50%

Dividends

Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. BorgWarner pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Gentex pays out 28.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. BorgWarner pays out 16.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Gentex has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and BorgWarner has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. BorgWarner is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

BorgWarner beats Gentex on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and Lear (NYSE:LEA) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Gentex and Lear, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
Lear161202.58

Gentex presently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. Lear has a consensus price target of $147.3750, indicating a potential downside of 11.27%. Given Lear's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Lear is more favorable than Gentex.

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lear has a beta of 1.62, suggesting that its stock price is 62% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Gentex and Lear's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
Lear$19.81 billion0.50$753.60 million$13.9911.87

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.8% of Lear shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Lear shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and Lear's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
Lear0.50%6.17%2.06%

Dividends

Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Lear pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Gentex pays out 28.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Lear pays out 7.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Gentex has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Lear has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Gentex is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Lear beats Gentex on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and Allison Transmission (NYSE:ALSN) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Gentex and Allison Transmission, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
Allison Transmission14212.38

Gentex presently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. Allison Transmission has a consensus price target of $44.5714, indicating a potential upside of 17.54%. Given Allison Transmission's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Allison Transmission is more favorable than Gentex.

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Allison Transmission has a beta of 1.23, suggesting that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Gentex and Allison Transmission's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
Allison Transmission$2.70 billion1.57$604 million$4.867.80

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.0% of Allison Transmission shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Allison Transmission shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and Allison Transmission's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
Allison Transmission16.00%46.60%7.57%

Dividends

Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Allison Transmission pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Gentex pays out 28.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Allison Transmission pays out 15.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Gentex has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Allison Transmission has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Allison Transmission is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Allison Transmission beats Gentex on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.5% of LCI Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.9% of LCI Industries shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and LCI Industries' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
LCI Industries5.38%17.46%7.17%

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LCI Industries has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Gentex and LCI Industries, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
LCI Industries02502.71

Gentex presently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. LCI Industries has a consensus price target of $112.8333, indicating a potential downside of 19.94%. Given Gentex's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Gentex is more favorable than LCI Industries.

Dividends

Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. LCI Industries pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Gentex pays out 28.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. LCI Industries pays out 51.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Gentex has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and LCI Industries has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Gentex and LCI Industries' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
LCI Industries$2.37 billion1.49$146.51 million$5.8424.13

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

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and Dana (NYSE:DAN) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Gentex and Dana's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Gentex18.96%16.59%14.42%
Dana-0.09%6.48%1.65%

Volatility & Risk

Gentex has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Dana has a beta of 2.6, indicating that its share price is 160% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Gentex and Dana's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$1.86 billion4.64$424.68 million$1.6621.31
Dana$8.62 billion0.40$226 million$3.067.78

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Gentex and Dana, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Gentex22502.33
Dana02702.78

Gentex currently has a consensus price target of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 15.21%. Dana has a consensus price target of $20.8750, indicating a potential downside of 12.33%. Given Dana's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Dana is more favorable than Gentex.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of Gentex shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.3% of Dana shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Dana shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Dana beats Gentex on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Gentex Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Aptiv logo
APTV
Aptiv
2.1$149.84+1.6%$40.46 billion$14.36 billion22.50
BorgWarner logo
BWA
BorgWarner
2.1$45.00+0.1%$10.76 billion$10.17 billion25.71Analyst Report
Lear logo
LEA
Lear
2.2$166.09+1.5%$9.98 billion$19.81 billion94.37
Allison Transmission logo
ALSN
Allison Transmission
2.4$37.92+0.4%$4.24 billion$2.70 billion12.72Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
LCI Industries logo
LCII
LCI Industries
2.4$140.94+1.4%$3.55 billion$2.37 billion25.72Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
Gap Down
Dana logo
DAN
Dana
1.4$23.81+0.7%$3.44 billion$8.62 billion-476.10Analyst Report
News Coverage
Dorman Products logo
DORM
Dorman Products
1.5$99.71+0.2%$3.21 billion$991.33 million36.52Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Gentherm logo
THRM
Gentherm
1.5$70.79+0.4%$2.31 billion$971.68 million64.94Upcoming Earnings
American Axle & Manufacturing logo
AXL
American Axle & Manufacturing
1.1$9.77+1.4%$1.11 billion$6.53 billion-1.04
Standard Motor Products logo
SMP
Standard Motor Products
2.1$42.01+1.1%$942.96 million$1.14 billion16.03Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Stoneridge logo
SRI
Stoneridge
1.2$30.66+4.0%$827.97 million$834.29 million-109.50Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
Gap Down
Modine Manufacturing logo
MOD
Modine Manufacturing
1.4$13.87+0.1%$713.21 million$1.98 billion-126.09Analyst Upgrade
Tenneco logo
TEN
Tenneco
1.3$11.14+1.0%$680.91 million$17.45 billion-0.46Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Superior Industries International logo
SUP
Superior Industries International
1.0$5.71+1.6%$146.13 million$1.37 billion-0.41Upcoming Earnings
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Down
This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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