NASDAQ:NWPX

Northwest Pipe Competitors

$32.46
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$32.28
Now: $32.46
$32.46
50-Day Range
$31.73
MA: $33.77
$36.28
52-Week Range
$19.33
Now: $32.46
$38.08
Volume314 shs
Average Volume43,481 shs
Market Capitalization$318.56 million
P/E Ratio12.39
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.88

Competitors

Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) Vs. PWR, ACM, MTZ, EME, KBR, and FLR

Should you be buying NWPX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "construction & engineering" are considered alternatives and competitors to Northwest Pipe, including Quanta Services (PWR), AECOM (ACM), MasTec (MTZ), EMCOR Group (EME), KBR (KBR), and Fluor (FLR).

Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) and Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) are both construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Quanta Services has a beta of 1.24, meaning that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

86.5% of Quanta Services shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.4% of Quanta Services shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Northwest Pipe shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Quanta Services and Northwest Pipe's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Quanta Services$12.11 billion1.09$402.04 million$3.0531.35
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Quanta Services and Northwest Pipe, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Quanta Services03702.70
Northwest Pipe00203.00

Quanta Services presently has a consensus target price of $73.70, suggesting a potential downside of 22.92%. Northwest Pipe has a consensus target price of $33.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. Given Northwest Pipe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than Quanta Services.

Profitability

This table compares Quanta Services and Northwest Pipe's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Quanta Services3.45%11.61%5.61%
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%

Summary

Quanta Services beats Northwest Pipe on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) and AECOM (NYSE:ACM) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for Northwest Pipe and AECOM, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Northwest Pipe00203.00
AECOM01602.86

Northwest Pipe currently has a consensus target price of $33.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. AECOM has a consensus target price of $57.5556, suggesting a potential downside of 14.66%. Given Northwest Pipe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than AECOM.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Northwest Pipe and AECOM's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89
AECOM$13.24 billion0.75$-186,370,000.00$2.1531.37

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.8% of AECOM shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.9% of AECOM 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.

Risk & Volatility

Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, indicating that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AECOM has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Northwest Pipe and AECOM's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%
AECOM-1.41%9.37%2.55%

Summary

Northwest Pipe beats AECOM on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) and MasTec (NYSE:MTZ) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.5% of MasTec shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Northwest Pipe shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 23.9% of MasTec shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Northwest Pipe and MasTec, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Northwest Pipe00203.00
MasTec001003.00

Northwest Pipe currently has a consensus price target of $33.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. MasTec has a consensus price target of $77.3636, suggesting a potential downside of 23.15%. Given Northwest Pipe's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than MasTec.

Risk & Volatility

Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, indicating that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MasTec has a beta of 1.38, indicating that its share price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Northwest Pipe and MasTec's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89
MasTec$7.18 billion1.04$392.33 million$5.0919.78

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

Profitability

This table compares Northwest Pipe and MasTec's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%
MasTec4.86%18.75%6.64%

Summary

MasTec beats Northwest Pipe on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

EMCOR Group (NYSE:EME) and Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) are both construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends and profitability.

Volatility & Risk

EMCOR Group has a beta of 1.18, meaning that its share price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

93.3% of EMCOR Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of EMCOR Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares EMCOR Group and Northwest Pipe's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
EMCOR Group$9.17 billion0.72$325.14 million$5.7520.94
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89

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

Profitability

This table compares EMCOR Group and Northwest Pipe's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
EMCOR Group1.57%16.86%7.10%
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for EMCOR Group and Northwest Pipe, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
EMCOR Group03002.00
Northwest Pipe00203.00

EMCOR Group currently has a consensus price target of $84.00, suggesting a potential downside of 30.24%. Northwest Pipe has a consensus price target of $33.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. Given Northwest Pipe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than EMCOR Group.

KBR (NYSE:KBR) and Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) are both construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares KBR and Northwest Pipe's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KBR$5.64 billion1.01$202 million$1.6923.78
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

98.2% of KBR shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of KBR shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares KBR and Northwest Pipe's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KBR-0.57%13.98%4.62%
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%

Volatility and Risk

KBR has a beta of 1.39, suggesting that its share price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, suggesting that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for KBR and Northwest Pipe, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KBR01802.89
Northwest Pipe00203.00

KBR currently has a consensus price target of $35.0833, suggesting a potential downside of 12.71%. Northwest Pipe has a consensus price target of $33.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. Given Northwest Pipe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than KBR.

Summary

Northwest Pipe beats KBR on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fluor (NYSE:FLR) and Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) are both construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Fluor and Northwest Pipe's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fluor-3.63%10.56%1.89%
Northwest Pipe8.95%10.77%7.94%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Fluor and Northwest Pipe, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fluor04102.20
Northwest Pipe00203.00

Fluor currently has a consensus price target of $15.50, indicating a potential downside of 31.17%. Northwest Pipe has a consensus price target of $33.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.66%. Given Northwest Pipe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Northwest Pipe is more favorable than Fluor.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Fluor and Northwest Pipe's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fluor$14.35 billion0.22$-1,522,160,000.00$2.997.53
Northwest Pipe$279.32 million1.14$27.90 million$2.7311.89

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

64.6% of Fluor shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of Northwest Pipe shares are held by institutional investors. 0.8% of Fluor shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Northwest Pipe 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.

Volatility and Risk

Fluor has a beta of 2.85, meaning that its stock price is 185% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Northwest Pipe has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Northwest Pipe beats Fluor on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Northwest Pipe Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Quanta Services logo
PWR
Quanta Services
1.9$95.62-0.4%$13.18 billion$12.11 billion35.28Decrease in Short Interest
AECOM logo
ACM
AECOM
1.5$67.44-0.2%$9.94 billion$13.24 billion-57.15
MasTec logo
MTZ
MasTec
1.4$100.67-2.1%$7.31 billion$7.18 billion24.08Gap Down
EMCOR Group logo
EME
EMCOR Group
1.3$120.41-1.4%$6.51 billion$9.17 billion48.55
KBR logo
KBR
KBR
1.8$40.19-1.7%$5.58 billion$5.64 billion-160.76
Fluor logo
FLR
Fluor
1.3$22.52-0.4%$3.16 billion$14.35 billion-5.56Increase in Short Interest
Comfort Systems USA logo
FIX
Comfort Systems USA
1.8$80.73-0.8%$2.90 billion$2.62 billion21.02Decrease in Short Interest
Dycom Industries logo
DY
Dycom Industries
1.6$93.66-1.8%$2.81 billion$3.34 billion114.22
Ameresco logo
AMRC
Ameresco
2.0$50.94-3.0%$2.51 billion$866.93 million46.73Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Granite Construction logo
GVA
Granite Construction
1.7$39.41-0.3%$1.81 billion$3.32 billion0.00Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Primoris Services logo
PRIM
Primoris Services
1.8$34.71-0.2%$1.71 billion$3.11 billion17.10Unusual Options Activity
MYR Group logo
MYRG
MYR Group
1.4$70.14-0.4%$1.18 billion$2.07 billion22.13Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock logo
GLDD
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
1.5$14.83-0.4%$966.79 million$711.52 million13.48Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Aegion logo
AEGN
Aegion
1.3$30.70-0.1%$942.49 million$1.21 billion-23.08
Tutor Perini logo
TPC
Tutor Perini
1.6$17.28-0.6%$885.04 million$4.45 billion-61.71
Argan logo
AGX
Argan
1.5$53.76-0.9%$835.81 million$239 million119.47Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Sterling Construction logo
STRL
Sterling Construction
1.3$20.89-0.2%$598.86 million$1.13 billion10.00Decrease in Short Interest
Orion Group logo
ORN
Orion Group
1.4$5.85-1.2%$171.68 million$708.39 million10.45
Hill International logo
HIL
Hill International
0.8$2.84-2.5%$164.36 million$376.44 million25.82Increase in Short Interest
This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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