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Primoris Services (PRIM) Competitors

$54.91
+0.24 (+0.44%)
(As of 05/28/2024 ET)

PRIM vs. AEGN, PLPC, MTZ, KBR, FLR, DY, STRL, GVA, MYRG, and AMRC

Should you be buying Primoris Services stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Primoris Services include Aegion (AEGN), Preformed Line Products (PLPC), MasTec (MTZ), KBR (KBR), Fluor (FLR), Dycom Industries (DY), Sterling Infrastructure (STRL), Granite Construction (GVA), MYR Group (MYRG), and Ameresco (AMRC).

Primoris Services vs.

Primoris Services (NASDAQ:PRIM) and Aegion (NASDAQ:AEGN) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, community ranking, media sentiment, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation and profitability.

Primoris Services received 13 more outperform votes than Aegion when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.50% of users gave Aegion an outperform vote while only 57.79% of users gave Primoris Services an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Primoris ServicesOutperform Votes
330
57.79%
Underperform Votes
241
42.21%
AegionOutperform Votes
317
65.50%
Underperform Votes
167
34.50%

Primoris Services has a beta of 1.14, meaning that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Aegion has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Primoris Services currently has a consensus price target of $53.67, suggesting a potential downside of 2.26%. Given Primoris Services' higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Primoris Services is more favorable than Aegion.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Primoris Services
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67
Aegion
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Primoris Services has a net margin of 2.45% compared to Aegion's net margin of -3.65%. Primoris Services' return on equity of 14.13% beat Aegion's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Primoris Services2.45% 14.13% 4.46%
Aegion -3.65%7.55%3.30%

91.8% of Primoris Services shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.7% of Aegion shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Primoris Services shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.9% of Aegion shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Primoris Services$5.87B0.50$126.14M$2.6520.72
Aegion$1.21B0.76-$20.89M$1.2124.79

In the previous week, Primoris Services had 14 more articles in the media than Aegion. MarketBeat recorded 14 mentions for Primoris Services and 0 mentions for Aegion. Primoris Services' average media sentiment score of 0.83 beat Aegion's score of 0.00 indicating that Primoris Services is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Primoris Services Positive
Aegion Neutral

Summary

Primoris Services beats Aegion on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricPrimoris ServicesWater, sewer, & utility lines IndustryConstruction SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$2.95B$3.36B$8.63B$8.09B
Dividend Yield0.44%0.53%1.96%3.96%
P/E Ratio20.7217.3723.9418.43
Price / Sales0.5087.433.5672.31
Price / Cash11.1512.4716.3028.77
Price / Book2.373.215.234.39
Net Income$126.14M$72.97M$496.84M$213.55M
7 Day Performance4.93%4.23%-0.48%-0.80%
1 Month Performance18.29%13.21%3.90%3.42%
1 Year Performance101.43%37.53%34.03%7.53%

Primoris Services Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AEGN
Aegion
0 of 5 stars
$29.99
flat
N/AN/A$922.49M$1.21B-22.552,564Analyst Forecast
PLPC
Preformed Line Products
1.9833 of 5 stars
$131.38
+2.8%
N/A-16.1%$646.39M$669.68M12.713,520News Coverage
MTZ
MasTec
2.7245 of 5 stars
$112.21
+1.9%
$111.62
-0.5%
+12.2%$8.92B$12.00B-801.5034,000Analyst Forecast
KBR
KBR
3.6864 of 5 stars
$66.37
+0.6%
$76.00
+14.5%
+12.7%$8.91B$6.96B-34.5734,000
FLR
Fluor
2.8822 of 5 stars
$41.96
+4.2%
$44.00
+4.9%
+55.2%$7.18B$15.47B24.4030,187Short Interest ↓
DY
Dycom Industries
3.8325 of 5 stars
$179.73
+1.4%
$175.86
-2.2%
+70.6%$5.23B$4.18B23.1615,611Earnings Report
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
STRL
Sterling Infrastructure
1.3986 of 5 stars
$126.47
+0.8%
$115.00
-9.1%
+158.6%$3.90B$1.97B26.293,000Positive News
GVA
Granite Construction
0.5159 of 5 stars
$62.43
+1.2%
$57.00
-8.7%
+69.6%$2.76B$3.51B105.812,100Short Interest ↑
MYRG
MYR Group
2.875 of 5 stars
$159.32
+3.0%
$173.25
+8.7%
+19.5%$2.67B$3.64B30.889,000Positive News
AMRC
Ameresco
4.8625 of 5 stars
$33.96
+5.4%
$40.31
+18.7%
-19.8%$1.78B$1.40B30.871,503Short Interest ↓

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This page (NASDAQ:PRIM) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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