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NASDAQ:SND

Smart Sand Competitors

$2.84
+0.06 (+2.16 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$2.56
Now: $2.84
$2.99
50-Day Range
$1.81
MA: $2.46
$3.66
52-Week Range
$0.55
Now: $2.84
$3.67
Volume758,234 shs
Average Volume506,535 shs
Market Capitalization$123.87 million
P/E Ratio2.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.09

Competitors

Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) Vs. VMC, MLM, SQM, TECK, MDU, and SUM

Should you be buying SND stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels" are considered alternatives and competitors to Smart Sand, including Vulcan Materials (VMC), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), Teck Resources (TECK), MDU Resources Group (MDU), and Summit Materials (SUM).

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) and Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

89.8% of Vulcan Materials shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Vulcan Materials shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Vulcan Materials and Smart Sand, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Vulcan Materials014702.33
Smart Sand11102.00

Vulcan Materials currently has a consensus price target of $142.4762, indicating a potential downside of 14.90%. Smart Sand has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. Given Vulcan Materials' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Vulcan Materials is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Profitability

This table compares Vulcan Materials and Smart Sand's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Vulcan Materials12.55%10.97%5.67%
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%

Volatility & Risk

Vulcan Materials has a beta of 0.6, indicating that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, indicating that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Vulcan Materials and Smart Sand's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Vulcan Materials$4.93 billion4.50$617.66 million$4.7035.62
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65

Vulcan Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Smart Sand. Smart Sand is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Vulcan Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Vulcan Materials beats Smart Sand on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) and Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Martin Marietta Materials and Smart Sand's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Martin Marietta Materials14.38%12.22%6.48%
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Martin Marietta Materials and Smart Sand, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Martin Marietta Materials0111002.48
Smart Sand11102.00

Martin Marietta Materials currently has a consensus price target of $270.0909, indicating a potential downside of 18.10%. Smart Sand has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. Given Martin Marietta Materials' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Martin Marietta Materials is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Martin Marietta Materials and Smart Sand's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Martin Marietta Materials$4.74 billion4.33$611.90 million$9.7433.86
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65

Martin Marietta Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Smart Sand. Smart Sand is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Martin Marietta Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.8% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Martin Marietta Materials has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, indicating that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Martin Marietta Materials beats Smart Sand on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Smart Sand and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile9.26%9.93%4.36%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Smart Sand and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smart Sand11102.00
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile20402.33

Smart Sand currently has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a consensus price target of $53.50, indicating a potential upside of 4.82%. Given Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Smart Sand and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile$1.94 billion6.91$278.11 million$1.0648.15

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has higher revenue and earnings than Smart Sand. Smart Sand is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 12.8% of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile shares are held by institutional investors. 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, suggesting that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile beats Smart Sand on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) and Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Smart Sand and Teck Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%
Teck Resources-14.37%2.49%1.38%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Smart Sand and Teck Resources, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smart Sand11102.00
Teck Resources081002.56

Smart Sand currently has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. Teck Resources has a consensus price target of $23.5938, indicating a potential upside of 10.51%. Given Teck Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Teck Resources is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Smart Sand and Teck Resources' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65
Teck Resources$8.99 billion1.24$-455,930,000.00$2.229.62

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.1% of Teck Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, suggesting that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Teck Resources has a beta of 1.27, suggesting that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) and MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Smart Sand and MDU Resources Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%
MDU Resources Group6.75%12.87%4.73%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Smart Sand and MDU Resources Group, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smart Sand11102.00
MDU Resources Group02002.00

Smart Sand currently has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. MDU Resources Group has a consensus price target of $24.50, indicating a potential downside of 20.20%. Given MDU Resources Group's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe MDU Resources Group is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Smart Sand and MDU Resources Group's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65
MDU Resources Group$5.34 billion1.15$335.45 million$1.6918.17

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.4% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by institutional investors. 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, suggesting that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MDU Resources Group has a beta of 0.71, suggesting that its share price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MDU Resources Group beats Smart Sand on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) and Summit Materials (NYSE:SUM) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Smart Sand and Summit Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smart Sand29.88%3.55%2.41%
Summit Materials6.12%9.41%3.36%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Smart Sand and Summit Materials, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smart Sand11102.00
Summit Materials221012.67

Smart Sand currently has a consensus price target of $1.9250, indicating a potential downside of 32.22%. Summit Materials has a consensus price target of $21.00, indicating a potential downside of 28.03%. Given Summit Materials' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Summit Materials is more favorable than Smart Sand.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Smart Sand and Summit Materials' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smart Sand$233.07 million0.53$31.62 million$1.072.65
Summit Materials$2.22 billion1.50$61.12 million$0.9431.04

Summit Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Smart Sand. Smart Sand is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Summit Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

16.6% of Smart Sand shares are held by institutional investors. 50.4% of Smart Sand shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of Summit Materials shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Smart Sand has a beta of 2.09, suggesting that its share price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Summit Materials has a beta of 1.37, suggesting that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Summit Materials beats Smart Sand on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Smart Sand Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Vulcan Materials logo
VMC
Vulcan Materials
1.8$167.42+0.8%$22.19 billion$4.93 billion36.47
Martin Marietta Materials logo
MLM
Martin Marietta Materials
1.9$329.79+0.0%$20.54 billion$4.74 billion30.82Unusual Options Activity
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile logo
SQM
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile
1.4$51.04+1.1%$13.43 billion$1.94 billion82.32Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Teck Resources logo
TECK
Teck Resources
2.1$21.35+3.4%$11.18 billion$8.99 billion-11.99Decrease in Short Interest
MDU Resources Group logo
MDU
MDU Resources Group
1.9$30.70+3.6%$6.16 billion$5.34 billion16.51Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Up
Summit Materials logo
SUM
Summit Materials
1.6$29.18+3.8%$3.33 billion$2.22 billion24.32
Hecla Mining logo
HL
Hecla Mining
1.4$5.89+3.1%$3.15 billion$673.27 million-117.80Gap Up
Compass Minerals International logo
CMP
Compass Minerals International
1.7$65.36+3.9%$2.22 billion$1.49 billion27.23Gap Up
U.S. Silica logo
SLCA
U.S. Silica
1.2$14.30+2.9%$1.06 billion$1.47 billion-2.55Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
United States Lime & Minerals logo
USLM
United States Lime & Minerals
0.8$146.38+4.9%$827.49 million$158.28 million31.82
Piedmont Lithium logo
PLL
Piedmont Lithium
0.7$55.50+8.5%$774.28 millionN/A-81.62Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Down
Intrepid Potash logo
IPI
Intrepid Potash
0.8$30.67+2.6%$407.73 million$220.07 million-16.31Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Ciner Resources logo
CINR
Ciner Resources
0.9$13.90+4.0%$274.76 million$522.80 million16.75Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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