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Hub Group (HUBG) Competitors

$42.57
-0.35 (-0.82%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)

HUBG vs. BCO, FWRD, CHRW, AZUL, GLNG, ARCB, GBTG, TRN, CAAP, and RXO

Should you be buying Hub Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Hub Group include Brink's (BCO), Forward Air (FWRD), C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW), Azul (AZUL), Golar LNG (GLNG), ArcBest (ARCB), Global Business Travel Group (GBTG), Trinity Industries (TRN), Corporación América Airports (CAAP), and RXO (RXO).

Hub Group vs.

Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) and Brink's (NYSE:BCO) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk and profitability.

Hub Group pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Brink's pays an annual dividend of $0.97 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Hub Group pays out 23.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Brink's pays out 37.2% 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. Hub Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Hub Group presently has a consensus price target of $46.54, indicating a potential upside of 9.33%. Brink's has a consensus price target of $106.50, indicating a potential upside of 10.16%. Given Brink's' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Brink's is more favorable than Hub Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Hub Group
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Brink's
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

46.8% of Hub Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.0% of Brink's shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.3% of Hub Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Brink's shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, Brink's had 1 more articles in the media than Hub Group. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Brink's and 3 mentions for Hub Group. Hub Group's average media sentiment score of 1.11 beat Brink's' score of 0.96 indicating that Hub Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Hub Group
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Brink's
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Hub Group has a beta of 0.9, suggesting that its stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Brink's has a beta of 1.39, suggesting that its stock price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Hub Group has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Brink's. Hub Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Brink's, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hub Group$4.20B0.63$167.53M$2.1120.22
Brink's$4.87B0.88$87.70M$2.6137.04

Hub Group received 20 more outperform votes than Brink's when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.24% of users gave Brink's an outperform vote while only 54.28% of users gave Hub Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Hub GroupOutperform Votes
463
54.28%
Underperform Votes
390
45.72%
Brink'sOutperform Votes
443
65.24%
Underperform Votes
236
34.76%

Hub Group has a net margin of 3.28% compared to Brink's' net margin of 2.46%. Brink's' return on equity of 59.84% beat Hub Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hub Group3.28% 8.48% 4.77%
Brink's 2.46%59.84%5.28%

Summary

Brink's beats Hub Group on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricHub GroupFreight transportation arrangement IndustryTransportation SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$2.65B$4.52B$10.49B$7.99B
Dividend Yield1.16%1.53%3.58%3.91%
P/E Ratio20.2215.0220.3716.33
Price / Sales0.631.4122.9372.58
Price / Cash7.6410.898.3429.27
Price / Book1.653.282.144.52
Net Income$167.53M$173.14M$668.16M$212.79M
7 Day Performance-2.52%0.39%1.47%3.40%
1 Month Performance6.96%1.21%8.13%7.76%
1 Year Performance13.32%-16.40%17.49%10.93%

Hub Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BCO
Brink's
3.9924 of 5 stars
$98.00
+0.8%
$106.50
+8.7%
+44.0%$4.36B$4.87B37.5568,200
FWRD
Forward Air
2.8178 of 5 stars
$14.82
-8.3%
$76.43
+415.7%
-85.5%$390.80M$1.37B4.334,251
CHRW
C.H. Robinson Worldwide
4.3494 of 5 stars
$83.87
-0.7%
$82.60
-1.5%
-16.3%$9.82B$17.60B33.1515,246
AZUL
Azul
1.5101 of 5 stars
$6.40
-1.1%
$12.26
+91.6%
-29.6%$2.70B$3.74B-6.8814,247Gap Up
GLNG
Golar LNG
1.1721 of 5 stars
$26.66
+1.4%
$27.00
+1.3%
+23.8%$2.79B$298.43M-62.00470News Coverage
ARCB
ArcBest
4.8236 of 5 stars
$119.75
+2.4%
$143.38
+19.7%
+32.0%$2.81B$4.43B24.0915,000Positive News
GBTG
Global Business Travel Group
0.9523 of 5 stars
$6.01
+2.4%
$9.00
+49.8%
-1.5%$2.84B$2.29B-15.4119,000
TRN
Trinity Industries
4.7446 of 5 stars
$30.89
-0.3%
$31.00
+0.4%
+45.0%$2.53B$3.15B20.739,480Positive News
CAAP
Corporación América Airports
0.1666 of 5 stars
$17.98
+0.3%
$18.90
+5.1%
+64.1%$2.93B$1.40B10.396,100News Coverage
RXO
RXO
2.1566 of 5 stars
$21.17
+0.9%
$20.55
-3.0%
+3.2%$2.49B$3.93B-235.228,432

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This page (NASDAQ:HUBG) was last updated on 5/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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