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NASDAQ:HIHO

Highway Competitors

$3.15
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(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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50-Day Range
$3.07
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52-Week Range
$1.80
$5.82
Volume3,958 shs
Average Volume87,065 shs
Market Capitalization$12.51 million
P/E Ratio14.31
Dividend Yield2.52%
Beta0.43

Competitors

Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) Vs. PH, CR, WTS, B, HLIO, and MWA

Should you be buying HIHO stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "miscellaneous fabricated metal products" are considered alternatives and competitors to Highway, including Parker-Hannifin (PH), Crane (CR), Watts Water Technologies (WTS), Barnes Group (B), Helios Technologies (HLIO), and Mueller Water Products (MWA).

Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

77.4% of Parker-Hannifin shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are held by institutional investors. 1.5% of Parker-Hannifin 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Parker-Hannifin and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Parker-Hannifin011202.92
Highway0000N/A

Parker-Hannifin presently has a consensus price target of $323.6154, suggesting a potential upside of 0.55%. Given Parker-Hannifin's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Parker-Hannifin is more favorable than Highway.

Profitability

This table compares Parker-Hannifin and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Parker-Hannifin8.75%22.77%7.13%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Volatility and Risk

Parker-Hannifin has a beta of 1.74, indicating that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, indicating that its share price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Parker-Hannifin pays an annual dividend of $4.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Parker-Hannifin pays out 38.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Parker-Hannifin has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Parker-Hannifin and Highway's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Parker-Hannifin$13.70 billion3.03$1.21 billion$10.7929.83
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Parker-Hannifin has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Summary

Parker-Hannifin beats Highway on 13 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Crane (NYSE:CR) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Crane pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Crane pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Crane has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Volatility and Risk

Crane has a beta of 1.65, indicating that its share price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, indicating that its share price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Crane and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Crane01302.75
Highway0000N/A

Crane presently has a consensus price target of $92.6667, suggesting a potential downside of 5.96%. Given Crane's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Crane is more favorable than Highway.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

65.9% of Crane shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of Crane 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.

Profitability

This table compares Crane and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Crane0.71%18.09%5.80%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Crane and Highway's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Crane$3.28 billion1.75$133.30 million$6.0216.37
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Crane has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Summary

Crane beats Highway on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Watts Water Technologies (NYSE:WTS) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

Watts Water Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.92 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Watts Water Technologies pays out 22.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Watts Water Technologies has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk & Volatility

Watts Water Technologies has a beta of 0.93, meaning that its stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, meaning that its stock price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Watts Water Technologies and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Watts Water Technologies03002.00
Highway0000N/A

Watts Water Technologies presently has a consensus price target of $124.00, suggesting a potential downside of 10.78%. Given Watts Water Technologies' higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Watts Water Technologies is more favorable than Highway.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.0% of Watts Water Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Watts Water Technologies shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Watts Water Technologies and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Watts Water Technologies7.67%13.15%7.45%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Watts Water Technologies and Highway's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Watts Water Technologies$1.60 billion2.92$131.50 million$4.0734.15
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Watts Water Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Summary

Watts Water Technologies beats Highway on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Barnes Group (NYSE:B) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

Barnes Group pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Barnes Group pays out 19.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Barnes Group has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk & Volatility

Barnes Group has a beta of 1.28, meaning that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, meaning that its stock price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Barnes Group and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Barnes Group35201.90
Highway0000N/A

Barnes Group presently has a consensus price target of $42.20, suggesting a potential downside of 19.57%. Given Barnes Group's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Barnes Group is more favorable than Highway.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

86.0% of Barnes Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are owned by institutional investors. 8.4% of Barnes Group shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Barnes Group and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Barnes Group7.19%8.63%4.14%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Barnes Group and Highway's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Barnes Group$1.49 billion1.78$158.35 million$3.2116.35
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Barnes Group has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Summary

Barnes Group beats Highway on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Helios Technologies (NASDAQ:HLIO) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

Helios Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Helios Technologies pays out 14.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Helios Technologies has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk & Volatility

Helios Technologies has a beta of 1.21, meaning that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, meaning that its stock price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Helios Technologies and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Helios Technologies01102.50
Highway0000N/A

Helios Technologies presently has a consensus price target of $85.00, suggesting a potential upside of 8.03%. Given Helios Technologies' higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Helios Technologies is more favorable than Highway.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

87.3% of Helios Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.1% of Helios Technologies shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares Helios Technologies and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Helios Technologies4.52%12.24%6.96%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Helios Technologies and Highway's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Helios Technologies$554.66 million4.57$60.27 million$2.4332.38
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Helios Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Summary

Helios Technologies beats Highway on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA) and Highway (NASDAQ:HIHO) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

Mueller Water Products pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Highway pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Mueller Water Products pays out 42.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Mueller Water Products has increased its dividend for 2 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

84.6% of Mueller Water Products shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.4% of Highway shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of Mueller Water Products shares are owned 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.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Mueller Water Products and Highway's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Mueller Water Products$964.10 million2.41$72 million$0.5228.23
Highway$12.56 million1.00$690,000.00N/AN/A

Mueller Water Products has higher revenue and earnings than Highway.

Risk & Volatility

Mueller Water Products has a beta of 1.29, meaning that its stock price is 29% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Highway has a beta of 0.43, meaning that its stock price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Mueller Water Products and Highway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Mueller Water Products7.47%13.39%6.11%
Highway7.85%8.30%5.19%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Mueller Water Products and Highway, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Mueller Water Products01202.67
Highway0000N/A

Mueller Water Products presently has a consensus price target of $13.00, suggesting a potential downside of 11.44%. Given Mueller Water Products' higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Mueller Water Products is more favorable than Highway.

Summary

Mueller Water Products beats Highway on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Highway Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Parker-Hannifin logo
PH
Parker-Hannifin
2.1$321.84-1.7%$41.54 billion$13.70 billion35.21Insider Selling
Crane logo
CR
Crane
1.9$98.54-2.4%$5.76 billion$3.28 billion259.32Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Watts Water Technologies logo
WTS
Watts Water Technologies
1.7$138.99-0.3%$4.67 billion$1.60 billion40.88Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Barnes Group logo
B
Barnes Group
1.8$52.47-2.0%$2.66 billion$1.49 billion31.05Dividend Announcement
Helios Technologies logo
HLIO
Helios Technologies
1.6$78.68-1.4%$2.54 billion$554.66 million114.03Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Mueller Water Products logo
MWA
Mueller Water Products
2.0$14.68-1.0%$2.33 billion$964.10 million32.62
CIRCOR International logo
CIR
CIRCOR International
1.5$37.07-3.1%$747.70 million$964.31 million-4.37Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
NISN
Nisun International Enterprise Development Group
0.0$10.98-2.1%$208.53 million$21.10 million0.00
ZK International Group logo
ZKIN
ZK International Group
0.5$4.47-3.4%$95.31 million$63.88 million0.00
BIMI
BOQI International Medical
0.4$1.20-5.0%$29.56 million$160,000.000.00Gap Up
This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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