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The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
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Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market

Otter Tail (OTTR) Competitors

$84.25
+1.96 (+2.38%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

OTTR vs. ORA, PNM, POR, IDA, AY, EE, HE, OGE, OPTT, and PNW

Should you be buying Otter Tail stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Otter Tail include Ormat Technologies (ORA), PNM Resources (PNM), Portland General Electric (POR), IDACORP (IDA), Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure (AY), Excelerate Energy (EE), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), OGE Energy (OGE), Ocean Power Technologies (OPTT), and Pinnacle West Capital (PNW).

Otter Tail vs.

Ormat Technologies (NYSE:ORA) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, media sentiment, profitability, community ranking, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk.

Otter Tail has a net margin of 21.81% compared to Otter Tail's net margin of 15.00%. Ormat Technologies' return on equity of 21.64% beat Otter Tail's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ormat Technologies15.00% 5.09% 2.41%
Otter Tail 21.81%21.64%9.41%

In the previous week, Ormat Technologies had 1 more articles in the media than Otter Tail. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Ormat Technologies and 2 mentions for Otter Tail. Ormat Technologies' average media sentiment score of 0.41 beat Otter Tail's score of 0.24 indicating that Otter Tail is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Ormat Technologies
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Otter Tail
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Ormat Technologies has a beta of 0.48, indicating that its share price is 52% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.56, indicating that its share price is 44% less volatile than the S&P 500.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ormat Technologies$829.42M4.64$124.40M$2.0930.50
Otter Tail$1.35B2.60$294.19M$7.0012.04

Ormat Technologies received 40 more outperform votes than Otter Tail when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 60.10% of users gave Otter Tail an outperform vote while only 56.75% of users gave Ormat Technologies an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Ormat TechnologiesOutperform Votes
290
56.75%
Underperform Votes
221
43.25%
Otter TailOutperform Votes
250
60.10%
Underperform Votes
166
39.90%

Ormat Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.87 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Ormat Technologies pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Otter Tail pays out 26.7% 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. Otter Tail has increased its dividend for 11 consecutive years. Otter Tail is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

95.5% of Ormat Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.3% of Otter Tail shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Ormat Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Otter Tail shares are owned by company 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.

Ormat Technologies currently has a consensus target price of $81.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.06%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $68.00, suggesting a potential downside of 19.29%. Given Otter Tail's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Ormat Technologies is more favorable than Otter Tail.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ormat Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Otter Tail
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.50

Summary

Otter Tail beats Ormat Technologies on 12 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricOtter TailElectric services IndustryUtilities SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$3.51B$12.58B$11.81B$7.32B
Dividend Yield2.22%5.05%4.24%3.97%
P/E Ratio12.0415.7278.5115.16
Price / Sales2.6033.2319.7282.07
Price / Cash8.967.2516.1934.37
Price / Book2.431.571.804.15
Net Income$294.19M$668.34M$594.52M$214.00M
7 Day Performance1.49%0.03%-0.36%-3.51%
1 Month Performance3.67%2.57%-1.24%-6.05%
1 Year Performance13.87%-0.94%-4.19%3.98%

Otter Tail Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ORA
Ormat Technologies
4.4192 of 5 stars
$59.96
-1.7%
$81.00
+35.1%
-25.4%$3.62B$829.42M28.691,576
PNM
PNM Resources
4.7796 of 5 stars
$35.98
-0.5%
$46.80
+30.1%
-25.1%$3.25B$1.94B34.931,635
POR
Portland General Electric
1.1968 of 5 stars
$40.55
-0.8%
$45.13
+11.3%
-16.0%$4.10B$2.92B17.402,842Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Increase
Insider Selling
News Coverage
IDA
IDACORP
3.8881 of 5 stars
$89.15
-1.2%
$93.80
+5.2%
-15.7%$4.52B$1.77B17.342,112Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
Positive News
AY
Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure
4.4048 of 5 stars
$17.15
-1.5%
$23.67
+38.0%
-34.9%$1.99B$1.10B40.831,366News Coverage
High Trading Volume
EE
Excelerate Energy
3.6543 of 5 stars
$15.13
-1.1%
$23.00
+52.0%
-23.7%$1.64B$1.16B14.69915Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
HE
Hawaiian Electric Industries
1.2021 of 5 stars
$9.52
-10.7%
$11.50
+20.8%
-72.3%$1.05B$3.68B5.263,706Options Volume
High Trading Volume
OGE
OGE Energy
3.4966 of 5 stars
$32.49
-1.1%
$33.40
+2.8%
-9.0%$6.52B$2.67B15.702,329News Coverage
OPTT
Ocean Power Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$0.21
-8.7%
N/A-66.1%$12.54M$2.73M-0.4172Gap Down
High Trading Volume
PNW
Pinnacle West Capital
4.2249 of 5 stars
$71.21
-1.3%
$73.00
+2.5%
-7.2%$8.09B$4.70B16.156,133Dividend Announcement

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This page (NASDAQ:OTTR) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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