NASDAQ:WWR

Westwater Resources Competitors

$4.51
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$4.50
Now: $4.51
$4.86
50-Day Range
$4.78
MA: $5.59
$6.73
52-Week Range
$1.05
Now: $4.51
$14.50
Volume27,034 shs
Average Volume7.98 million shs
Market Capitalization$145.84 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.68

Competitors

Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) Vs. BHP, RIO, VALE, SCCO, FCX, and CLF

Should you be buying WWR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "metal mining" are considered alternatives and competitors to Westwater Resources, including BHP Group (BHP), Rio Tinto Group (RIO), Vale (VALE), Southern Copper (SCCO), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), and Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF).

BHP Group (NYSE:BHP) and Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for BHP Group and Westwater Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
BHP Group18702.38
Westwater Resources0000N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares BHP Group and Westwater Resources' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
BHP Group$42.93 billion2.77$7.96 billion$3.5820.68
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A

BHP Group has higher revenue and earnings than Westwater Resources.

Risk and Volatility

BHP Group has a beta of 1.02, indicating that its share price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, indicating that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares BHP Group and Westwater Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
BHP GroupN/AN/AN/A
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.0% of BHP Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

BHP Group beats Westwater Resources on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) and Rio Tinto Group (NYSE:RIO) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Westwater Resources and Rio Tinto Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A
Rio Tinto Group$43.17 billion2.42$8.01 billion$6.3313.23

Rio Tinto Group has higher revenue and earnings than Westwater Resources.

Risk and Volatility

Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, suggesting that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Rio Tinto Group has a beta of 0.67, suggesting that its share price is 33% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Westwater Resources and Rio Tinto Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%
Rio Tinto GroupN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Westwater Resources and Rio Tinto Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Westwater Resources0000N/A
Rio Tinto Group19802.39

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.5% of Rio Tinto Group shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by company 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.

Summary

Rio Tinto Group beats Westwater Resources on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Vale (NYSE:VALE) and Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Vale and Westwater Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Vale7.33%25.65%10.46%
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Vale and Westwater Resources, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Vale21902.58
Westwater Resources0000N/A

Vale currently has a consensus target price of $17.3389, indicating a potential downside of 10.21%. Given Vale's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Vale is more favorable than Westwater Resources.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

19.0% of Vale shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Vale has a beta of 1.19, indicating that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, indicating that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Vale and Westwater Resources' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Vale$37.57 billion2.64$-1,683,000,000.00$1.6012.07
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A

Westwater Resources has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Vale.

Summary

Vale beats Westwater Resources on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) and Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Southern Copper and Westwater Resources' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Southern Copper$7.29 billion7.82$1.49 billion$1.9238.39
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A

Southern Copper has higher revenue and earnings than Westwater Resources.

Profitability

This table compares Southern Copper and Westwater Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Southern Copper17.17%18.67%7.95%
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

6.9% of Southern Copper shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Southern Copper shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Southern Copper and Westwater Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Southern Copper43001.43
Westwater Resources0000N/A

Southern Copper currently has a consensus price target of $49.2143, indicating a potential downside of 33.22%. Given Southern Copper's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Southern Copper is more favorable than Westwater Resources.

Volatility and Risk

Southern Copper has a beta of 1.16, meaning that its share price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, meaning that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Southern Copper beats Westwater Resources on 8 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) and Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Freeport-McMoRan and Westwater Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Freeport-McMoRan041212.82
Westwater Resources0000N/A

Freeport-McMoRan presently has a consensus target price of $24.80, suggesting a potential downside of 34.04%. Given Freeport-McMoRan's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Freeport-McMoRan is more favorable than Westwater Resources.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Freeport-McMoRan and Westwater Resources' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Freeport-McMoRan$14.40 billion3.81$-239,000,000.00$0.021,880.00
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A

Westwater Resources has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Freeport-McMoRan.

Profitability

This table compares Freeport-McMoRan and Westwater Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Freeport-McMoRan-0.73%1.56%0.67%
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

72.3% of Freeport-McMoRan shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Freeport-McMoRan shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Freeport-McMoRan has a beta of 2.27, indicating that its stock price is 127% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, indicating that its stock price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Freeport-McMoRan beats Westwater Resources on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cleveland-Cliffs (NYSE:CLF) and Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

67.6% of Cleveland-Cliffs shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Cleveland-Cliffs shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Westwater Resources shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Cleveland-Cliffs has a beta of 2.24, meaning that its share price is 124% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westwater Resources has a beta of 1.68, meaning that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Cleveland-Cliffs and Westwater Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cleveland-Cliffs02402.67
Westwater Resources0000N/A

Cleveland-Cliffs presently has a consensus price target of $17.91, suggesting a potential upside of 0.28%. Given Cleveland-Cliffs' higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Cleveland-Cliffs is more favorable than Westwater Resources.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cleveland-Cliffs and Westwater Resources' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cleveland-Cliffs$1.99 billion4.48$292.80 million$1.1215.95
Westwater ResourcesN/AN/A$-10,560,000.00N/AN/A

Cleveland-Cliffs has higher revenue and earnings than Westwater Resources.

Profitability

This table compares Cleveland-Cliffs and Westwater Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cleveland-Cliffs-3.38%-2.69%-0.35%
Westwater ResourcesN/A-61.98%-38.76%

Summary

Cleveland-Cliffs beats Westwater Resources on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.


Westwater Resources Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
BHP Group logo
BHP
BHP Group
1.4$74.04-1.8%$116.77 billion$42.93 billion20.68Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Rio Tinto Group logo
RIO
Rio Tinto Group
1.7$83.73-2.4%$101.99 billion$43.17 billion13.23Analyst Revision
Vale logo
VALE
Vale
2.0$19.31-2.1%$96.98 billion$37.57 billion37.86Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
Southern Copper logo
SCCO
Southern Copper
1.1$73.70-0.4%$56.77 billion$7.29 billion44.13
Freeport-McMoRan logo
FCX
Freeport-McMoRan
1.7$37.60-3.4%$52.96 billion$14.40 billion-417.73Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Cleveland-Cliffs logo
CLF
Cleveland-Cliffs
1.5$17.86-3.6%$9.23 billion$1.99 billion-63.79Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
MP Materials logo
MP
MP Materials
1.6$31.92-8.5%$5.91 billionN/A0.00Increase in Short Interest
Turquoise Hill Resources logo
TRQ
Turquoise Hill Resources
1.2$19.41-0.9%$3.87 billion$1.17 billion10.01Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. logo
BVN
Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A.
1.1$10.82-3.0%$2.67 billion$867.89 million-21.22News Coverage
Pretium Resources logo
PVG
Pretium Resources
2.0$11.51-4.2%$2.07 billion$484.54 million23.49Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Hudbay Minerals logo
HBM
Hudbay Minerals
1.8$8.19-3.7%$2.06 billion$1.24 billion-13.88Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
Lithium Americas logo
LAC
Lithium Americas
1.3$13.97-4.4%$1.74 billion$4.84 million-37.76Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
Nexa Resources logo
NEXA
Nexa Resources
1.4$11.15-3.9%$1.42 billion$2.33 billion-2.41Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
EMX Royalty logo
EMX
EMX Royalty
0.0$3.19-2.5%$264.26 million$3.83 million-63.80Gap Down
U.S. Gold logo
USAU
U.S. Gold
1.4$10.00-1.6%$69.46 millionN/A-3.15Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
Opiant Pharmaceuticals logo
OPNT
Opiant Pharmaceuticals
1.2$10.80-0.4%$46.18 million$40.52 million-107.99Increase in Short Interest
LEXX
Lexaria Bioscience
0.0$5.04-1.8%$25.27 million$380,000.000.00News Coverage
This page was last updated on 4/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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