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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices

NN (NNBR) Competitors

$4.85
+0.17 (+3.63%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

NNBR vs. SSTI, TWIN, GHM, LXFR, IPAX, CIX, DM, NWPX, HURC, and WRAP

Should you be buying NN stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of NN include SoundThinking (SSTI), Twin Disc (TWIN), Graham (GHM), Luxfer (LXFR), Inflection Point Acquisition (IPAX), CompX International (CIX), Desktop Metal (DM), Northwest Pipe (NWPX), Hurco Companies (HURC), and Wrap Technologies (WRAP). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

NN vs.

SoundThinking (NASDAQ:SSTI) and NN (NASDAQ:NNBR) 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 risk, community ranking, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends and profitability.

SoundThinking currently has a consensus price target of $37.14, indicating a potential upside of 109.37%. NN has a consensus price target of $4.00, indicating a potential downside of 17.53%. Given NN's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe SoundThinking is more favorable than NN.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SoundThinking
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
NN
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

SoundThinking has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NN has a beta of 3.02, indicating that its share price is 202% more volatile than the S&P 500.

64.8% of SoundThinking shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.6% of NN shares are held by institutional investors. 7.7% of SoundThinking shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.5% of NN shares are held 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.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SoundThinking$87.67M2.57$6.39M-$0.24-73.92
NN$498.74M0.46-$26.10M-$1.18-4.11

SoundThinking received 28 more outperform votes than NN when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.48% of users gave SoundThinking an outperform vote while only 51.76% of users gave NN an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SoundThinkingOutperform Votes
352
68.48%
Underperform Votes
162
31.52%
NNOutperform Votes
324
51.76%
Underperform Votes
302
48.24%

SoundThinking has a net margin of -2.93% compared to SoundThinking's net margin of -8.41%. SoundThinking's return on equity of -8.88% beat NN's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SoundThinking-2.93% -12.28% -6.42%
NN -8.41%-8.88%-2.72%

In the previous week, SoundThinking had 27 more articles in the media than NN. MarketBeat recorded 29 mentions for SoundThinking and 2 mentions for NN. SoundThinking's average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat NN's score of 0.28 indicating that NN is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
SoundThinking
4 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
NN
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

SoundThinking beats NN on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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NNBR vs. The Competition

MetricNNMetalworking machinery & equipment IndustryIndustrial SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$229.65M$5.38B$9.31B$7.63B
Dividend YieldN/A1.35%2.01%3.87%
P/E Ratio-4.1127.0517.1514.19
Price / Sales0.461.737.2279.11
Price / Cash5.0619.2917.4155.35
Price / Book1.143.663.664.54
Net Income-$26.10M$139.71M$469.25M$211.55M
7 Day Performance-2.81%1.43%2.93%3.36%
1 Month Performance-2.02%3.93%6.23%6.68%
1 Year Performance159.36%68.31%5.76%8.84%

NN Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SSTI
SoundThinking
3.0751 of 5 stars
$18.02
+1.3%
$37.14
+106.1%
-50.6%$229.21M$81M-29.54213Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
TWIN
Twin Disc
1.0503 of 5 stars
$15.60
+2.3%
N/A+44.3%$218.40M$276.96M19.50739
GHM
Graham
2.2311 of 5 stars
$23.44
-2.2%
N/A+66.9%$253.86M$157.12M90.16538Short Interest ↓
LXFR
Luxfer
2.5035 of 5 stars
$7.79
+1.2%
$25.00
+220.9%
-38.2%$209.32M$423.40M37.101,350Analyst Revision
News Coverage
IPAX
Inflection Point Acquisition
0 of 5 stars
$6.71
+7.0%
N/A-70.0%$276.37MN/A0.001Gap Down
High Trading Volume
CIX
CompX International
0 of 5 stars
$22.56
+0.7%
N/AN/A$277.71M$166.60M13.43609Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
DM
Desktop Metal
1.5746 of 5 stars
$0.58
+7.4%
$2.05
+253.6%
-59.6%$188.28M$209.02M-0.401,200Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
NWPX
Northwest Pipe
3.0707 of 5 stars
$28.78
-1.0%
N/A-23.0%$288.09M$457.67M12.301,312Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
HURC
Hurco Companies
2.0237 of 5 stars
$25.96
+0.4%
N/A-12.8%$171.60M$227.81M39.33716Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
WRAP
Wrap Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$3.79
-4.5%
N/A+59.2%$167.56M$8.05M-9.9769Upcoming Earnings

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This page (NASDAQ:NNBR) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff