P.A.M. Transportation Services (PTSI) Competitors

$17.55
-0.12 (-0.68%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

PTSI vs. YELLQ, YRCW, CVLG, HTLD, ULH, MRTN, FWRD, PANL, SMHI, and DSX

Should you be buying P.A.M. Transportation Services stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of P.A.M. Transportation Services include Yellow (YELLQ), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), Covenant Logistics Group (CVLG), Heartland Express (HTLD), Universal Logistics (ULH), Marten Transport (MRTN), Forward Air (FWRD), Pangaea Logistics Solutions (PANL), SEACOR Marine (SMHI), and Diana Shipping (DSX). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

P.A.M. Transportation Services vs.

Yellow (NASDAQ:YELLQ) and P.A.M. Transportation Services (NASDAQ:PTSI) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, community ranking, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, media sentiment and risk.

P.A.M. Transportation Services has a net margin of 1.75% compared to P.A.M. Transportation Services' net margin of 0.00%. Yellow's return on equity of 4.29% beat P.A.M. Transportation Services' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
YellowN/A N/A N/A
P.A.M. Transportation Services 1.75%4.29%1.83%

5.0% of Yellow shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 22.1% of P.A.M. Transportation Services shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.2% of Yellow shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 68.6% of P.A.M. Transportation Services shares are owned by 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.

P.A.M. Transportation Services received 180 more outperform votes than Yellow when rated by MarketBeat users.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
YellowN/AN/A
P.A.M. Transportation ServicesOutperform Votes
180
60.40%
Underperform Votes
118
39.60%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Yellow$5.24B0.07$21.80M-$1.55-4.39
P.A.M. Transportation Services$810.81M0.48$18.42M$0.6128.77

In the previous week, Yellow had 1 more articles in the media than P.A.M. Transportation Services. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Yellow and 0 mentions for P.A.M. Transportation Services. P.A.M. Transportation Services' average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Yellow'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
Yellow Neutral
P.A.M. Transportation Services Neutral

P.A.M. Transportation Services has a consensus price target of $17.00, indicating a potential downside of 3.13%. Given Yellow's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe P.A.M. Transportation Services is more favorable than Yellow.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Yellow
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
P.A.M. Transportation Services
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

Yellow has a beta of 2.76, meaning that its share price is 176% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, P.A.M. Transportation Services has a beta of 1.07, meaning that its share price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

P.A.M. Transportation Services beats Yellow on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricP.A.M. Transportation ServicesTrucking, except local IndustryTransportation SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$386.71M$6.84B$10.44B$7.99B
Dividend YieldN/A1.01%3.65%3.91%
P/E Ratio28.7726.5319.7415.05
Price / Sales0.481.4423.2681.39
Price / Cash4.669.6316.0331.98
Price / Book1.232.992.234.64
Net Income$18.42M$258.86M$668.17M$217.28M
7 Day Performance-0.11%-2.22%1.84%2.90%
1 Month Performance25.72%2.76%7.69%6.66%
1 Year Performance-27.78%6.19%16.82%9.89%

P.A.M. Transportation Services Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
YELLQ
Yellow
0 of 5 stars
$7.70
-2.5%
N/AN/A$401.39M$5.24B-4.9730,000News Coverage
YRCW
YRC Worldwide
0 of 5 stars
$7.70
-2.5%
N/A+385.7%$410.26M$4.87B-4.0329,000Gap Down
CVLG
Covenant Logistics Group
4.4918 of 5 stars
$46.73
+0.2%
$68.67
+46.9%
+19.0%$610.76M$1.10B14.984,600Insider Selling
News Coverage
HTLD
Heartland Express
2.9746 of 5 stars
$11.42
-1.6%
$13.25
+16.0%
-25.3%$902.52M$1.21B-67.186,320Short Interest ↑
Positive News
ULH
Universal Logistics
0.5809 of 5 stars
$47.04
-1.7%
$46.00
-2.2%
+73.1%$1.24B$1.72B10.279,311Positive News
MRTN
Marten Transport
3.8446 of 5 stars
$18.04
+0.1%
$23.00
+27.5%
-15.0%$1.47B$1.08B25.414,213Analyst Forecast
FWRD
Forward Air
2.5258 of 5 stars
$14.82
-8.3%
$76.43
+415.7%
-85.5%$390.80M$1.37B4.334,251
PANL
Pangaea Logistics Solutions
4.4542 of 5 stars
$7.90
+1.4%
$10.25
+29.7%
+30.9%$370.04M$499.27M10.39151
SMHI
SEACOR Marine
2.507 of 5 stars
$13.15
+2.0%
$17.00
+29.3%
+70.3%$355.76M$281.07M-15.651,256
DSX
Diana Shipping
4.1897 of 5 stars
$3.13
-1.3%
N/A+1.9%$353.34M$262.10M7.271,018Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:PTSI) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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