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S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's unprecedented attack. Biden now seeks diplomatic response
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Olympic track uniforms spark online debate about who designed them and why they're so skimpy
The craze for Masters gnomes is growing. Little golf-centric statue is now a coveted collector item
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's unprecedented attack. Biden now seeks diplomatic response
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Olympic track uniforms spark online debate about who designed them and why they're so skimpy
The craze for Masters gnomes is growing. Little golf-centric statue is now a coveted collector item
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's unprecedented attack. Biden now seeks diplomatic response
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Olympic track uniforms spark online debate about who designed them and why they're so skimpy
The craze for Masters gnomes is growing. Little golf-centric statue is now a coveted collector item

Hurco Companies (HURC) Competitors

$19.26
+0.03 (+0.16%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

HURC vs. CLIR, LAKE, MNTX, VTNR, DNMR, TPIC, ARC, TSE, ACNT, and UFI

Should you be buying Hurco Companies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Hurco Companies include ClearSign Technologies (CLIR), Lakeland Industries (LAKE), Manitex International (MNTX), Vertex Energy (VTNR), Danimer Scientific (DNMR), TPI Composites (TPIC), ARC Document Solutions (ARC), Trinseo (TSE), Ascent Industries (ACNT), and Unifi (UFI). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

Hurco Companies vs.

ClearSign Technologies (NASDAQ:CLIR) and Hurco Companies (NASDAQ:HURC) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation and media sentiment.

24.0% of ClearSign Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.4% of Hurco Companies shares are held by institutional investors. 23.1% of ClearSign Technologies shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.2% of Hurco Companies shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, ClearSign Technologies had 1 more articles in the media than Hurco Companies. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for ClearSign Technologies and 3 mentions for Hurco Companies. ClearSign Technologies' average media sentiment score of 0.24 beat Hurco Companies' score of 0.24 indicating that Hurco Companies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
ClearSign Technologies
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Hurco Companies
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

ClearSign Technologies has a beta of 0.99, suggesting that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hurco Companies has a beta of 0.41, suggesting that its share price is 59% less volatile than the S&P 500.

ClearSign Technologies presently has a consensus target price of $6.00, suggesting a potential upside of 531.58%. Given Hurco Companies' higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe ClearSign Technologies is more favorable than Hurco Companies.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ClearSign Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Hurco Companies
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Hurco Companies has a net margin of 0.65% compared to Hurco Companies' net margin of -216.15%. ClearSign Technologies' return on equity of 0.63% beat Hurco Companies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ClearSign Technologies-216.15% -77.28% -55.88%
Hurco Companies 0.65%0.63%0.47%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ClearSign Technologies$2.40M15.45-$5.19M-$0.13-7.31
Hurco Companies$227.81M0.55$4.39M$0.2191.71

ClearSign Technologies received 6 more outperform votes than Hurco Companies when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.27% of users gave Hurco Companies an outperform vote while only 46.56% of users gave ClearSign Technologies an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ClearSign TechnologiesOutperform Votes
149
46.56%
Underperform Votes
171
53.44%
Hurco CompaniesOutperform Votes
143
63.27%
Underperform Votes
83
36.73%

Summary

Hurco Companies beats ClearSign Technologies on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricHurco CompaniesProcess control instruments IndustryIndustrial SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$125.31M$20.83B$9.20B$7.66B
Dividend Yield3.32%0.98%2.03%3.93%
P/E Ratio91.7173.4219.8815.74
Price / Sales0.554.836.30103.23
Price / Cash14.6717.5116.2830.98
Price / Book0.563.363.654.29
Net Income$4.39M$474.99M$461.62M$214.57M
7 Day Performance-0.05%-1.50%-2.69%-2.30%
1 Month Performance-8.20%-2.75%0.36%-0.06%
1 Year Performance-26.93%14.64%10.24%8.81%

Hurco Companies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CLIR
ClearSign Technologies
1.8851 of 5 stars
$1.01
+5.2%
$6.00
+494.1%
+0.0%$39.43M$2.40M-7.7716News Coverage
Gap Up
LAKE
Lakeland Industries
3.9176 of 5 stars
$17.42
-4.1%
$25.00
+43.5%
+24.2%$128.30M$122.45M20.261,600Earnings Report
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
MNTX
Manitex International
4.2354 of 5 stars
$6.33
+2.4%
$9.00
+42.2%
+9.0%$128.33M$291.39M17.58705
VTNR
Vertex Energy
1.664 of 5 stars
$1.18
-7.1%
$4.88
+313.1%
-88.2%$118.76M$3.18B0.00481News Coverage
DNMR
Danimer Scientific
1.4296 of 5 stars
$1.04
-1.9%
$1.63
+57.0%
-81.2%$118.24M$46.68M-0.68271Analyst Report
Gap Up
TPIC
TPI Composites
3.4861 of 5 stars
$2.78
-1.8%
$9.22
+231.7%
-80.5%$131.33M$1.46B-0.6712,300Gap Up
ARC
ARC Document Solutions
4.8475 of 5 stars
$2.65
-0.4%
N/A-15.2%$114.40M$281.20M14.721,900Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
TSE
Trinseo
2.2908 of 5 stars
$3.83
+7.0%
$10.33
+169.8%
-86.1%$135.05M$3.68B-0.193,100News Coverage
ACNT
Ascent Industries
2.9323 of 5 stars
$10.70
-0.6%
$20.00
+86.9%
+9.6%$108.28M$193.18M-4.04698Short Interest ↓
UFI
Unifi
1.1578 of 5 stars
$5.86
+0.2%
N/A-26.3%$106.42M$623.53M-1.972,800

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This page (NASDAQ:HURC) was last updated on 4/14/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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