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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
Georgia's largest county is still repairing damage from January cyberattack
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Mistrial declared in Delaware lawsuit blaming landscaper's cancer on use of Roundup weedkiller
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
Georgia's largest county is still repairing damage from January cyberattack
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Mistrial declared in Delaware lawsuit blaming landscaper's cancer on use of Roundup weedkiller
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
Georgia's largest county is still repairing damage from January cyberattack
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Mistrial declared in Delaware lawsuit blaming landscaper's cancer on use of Roundup weedkiller
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US

RGC Resources (RGCO) Competitors

$18.91
+0.15 (+0.80%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

RGCO vs. FET, NGS, SMLP, PNRG, GEVO, TUSK, VGAS, SOC, AMTX, and KLXE

Should you be buying RGC Resources stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of RGC Resources include Forum Energy Technologies (FET), Natural Gas Services Group (NGS), Summit Midstream Partners (SMLP), PrimeEnergy Resources (PNRG), Gevo (GEVO), Mammoth Energy Services (TUSK), Verde Clean Fuels (VGAS), Flame Acquisition (SOC), Aemetis (AMTX), and KLX Energy Services (KLXE). These companies are all part of the "oils/energy" sector.

RGC Resources vs.

RGC Resources (NASDAQ:RGCO) and Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, media sentiment, valuation, risk, earnings, community ranking, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

RGC Resources has a net margin of 14.75% compared to Forum Energy Technologies' net margin of -2.56%. RGC Resources' return on equity of 12.89% beat Forum Energy Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
RGC Resources14.75% 12.89% 4.32%
Forum Energy Technologies -2.56%-0.38%-0.19%

63.0% of Forum Energy Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 6.0% of RGC Resources shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of Forum Energy Technologies shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Forum Energy Technologies received 310 more outperform votes than RGC Resources when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 53.47% of users gave Forum Energy Technologies an outperform vote while only 44.53% of users gave RGC Resources an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
RGC ResourcesOutperform Votes
122
44.53%
Underperform Votes
152
55.47%
Forum Energy TechnologiesOutperform Votes
432
53.47%
Underperform Votes
376
46.53%

RGC Resources has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Forum Energy Technologies. Forum Energy Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than RGC Resources, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
RGC Resources$97.44M1.97$11.30M$1.3114.44
Forum Energy Technologies$738.90M0.26$3.71M-$1.85-10.38

In the previous week, Forum Energy Technologies had 8 more articles in the media than RGC Resources. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Forum Energy Technologies and 1 mentions for RGC Resources. RGC Resources' average media sentiment score of 1.44 beat Forum Energy Technologies' score of 0.77 indicating that RGC Resources is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
RGC Resources Positive
Forum Energy Technologies Positive

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
RGC Resources
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Forum Energy Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

RGC Resources has a beta of 0.21, meaning that its stock price is 79% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Forum Energy Technologies has a beta of 2.61, meaning that its stock price is 161% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

RGC Resources beats Forum Energy Technologies on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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RGCO vs. The Competition

MetricRGC ResourcesGas transmission & distribution IndustryEnergy SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$192.13M$11.36B$7.58B$7.62B
Dividend Yield4.26%3.36%11.76%3.87%
P/E Ratio14.449.9317.8316.27
Price / Sales1.971.2667.2380.31
Price / Cash8.819.8512.2555.35
Price / Book1.864.107.274.54
Net Income$11.30M$438.95M$1.10B$211.55M
7 Day Performance1.56%0.38%1.18%3.36%
1 Month PerformanceN/A3.04%2.47%6.68%
1 Year Performance-22.05%-17.04%-6.64%8.85%

RGC Resources Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
FET
Forum Energy Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$18.64
-7.1%
N/A-34.8%$189.94M$699.90M-7.671,500Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
NGS
Natural Gas Services Group
3.9746 of 5 stars
$15.74
+1.9%
$22.00
+39.8%
+56.5%$195.81M$84.82M82.85266
SMLP
Summit Midstream Partners
0.6235 of 5 stars
$17.35
+0.8%
$22.00
+26.8%
+17.6%$180.04M$369.59M-2.47252
PNRG
PrimeEnergy Resources
0 of 5 stars
$97.45
+0.5%
N/A+9.5%$177.36M$125.09M7.23114Positive News
GEVO
Gevo
0.9939 of 5 stars
$0.87
-1.1%
$4.89
+459.5%
-50.5%$210.20M$1.17M-2.8287Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
TUSK
Mammoth Energy Services
3.7022 of 5 stars
$3.59
-3.2%
$7.00
+95.0%
-33.0%$172.11M$362.09M22.441,037Earnings Report
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
VGAS
Verde Clean Fuels
0 of 5 stars
$5.28
-1.3%
N/A-57.8%$168.37MN/A0.00N/AUpcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
High Trading Volume
SOC
Flame Acquisition
2.8034 of 5 stars
$12.00
-0.6%
N/AN/A$159.48MN/A0.00N/ANews Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
AMTX
Aemetis
1.0509 of 5 stars
$3.86
+10.3%
$10.60
+174.6%
-4.9%$152.51M$256.51M-2.95167Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
KLXE
KLX Energy Services
2.296 of 5 stars
$9.24
-3.4%
$21.50
+132.7%
-38.5%$151.63M$781.60M3.201,779Analyst Revision
News Coverage

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