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American Axle & Manufacturing (AXL) Competitors

$7.41
-0.23 (-3.01%)
(As of 05/22/2024 ET)

AXL vs. SMP, THRM, DAN, DORM, LCII, LAZR, HLLY, CPS, PHIN, and GTX

Should you be buying American Axle & Manufacturing stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of American Axle & Manufacturing include Standard Motor Products (SMP), Gentherm (THRM), Dana (DAN), Dorman Products (DORM), LCI Industries (LCII), Luminar Technologies (LAZR), Holley (HLLY), Cooper-Standard (CPS), PHINIA (PHIN), and Garrett Motion (GTX). These companies are all part of the "motor vehicle parts & accessories" industry.

American Axle & Manufacturing vs.

American Axle & Manufacturing (NYSE:AXL) and Standard Motor Products (NYSE:SMP) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, community ranking, media sentiment, earnings and analyst recommendations.

In the previous week, Standard Motor Products had 1 more articles in the media than American Axle & Manufacturing. MarketBeat recorded 2 mentions for Standard Motor Products and 1 mentions for American Axle & Manufacturing. Standard Motor Products' average media sentiment score of 0.95 beat American Axle & Manufacturing's score of 0.41 indicating that Standard Motor Products is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
American Axle & Manufacturing
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Standard Motor Products
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Standard Motor Products has a net margin of 2.28% compared to American Axle & Manufacturing's net margin of -0.13%. Standard Motor Products' return on equity of 9.48% beat American Axle & Manufacturing's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
American Axle & Manufacturing-0.13% 1.92% 0.22%
Standard Motor Products 2.28%9.48%4.68%

91.4% of American Axle & Manufacturing shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.3% of Standard Motor Products shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.1% of American Axle & Manufacturing shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.0% of Standard Motor Products shares are owned by 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.

American Axle & Manufacturing received 162 more outperform votes than Standard Motor Products when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.93% of users gave Standard Motor Products an outperform vote while only 57.42% of users gave American Axle & Manufacturing an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
American Axle & ManufacturingOutperform Votes
449
57.42%
Underperform Votes
333
42.58%
Standard Motor ProductsOutperform Votes
287
64.93%
Underperform Votes
155
35.07%

American Axle & Manufacturing has a beta of 2.19, suggesting that its share price is 119% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Standard Motor Products has a beta of 0.61, suggesting that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500.

American Axle & Manufacturing presently has a consensus price target of $8.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.53%. Given American Axle & Manufacturing's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe American Axle & Manufacturing is more favorable than Standard Motor Products.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
American Axle & Manufacturing
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Standard Motor Products
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Standard Motor Products has lower revenue, but higher earnings than American Axle & Manufacturing. American Axle & Manufacturing is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Standard Motor Products, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
American Axle & Manufacturing$6.08B0.14-$33.60M-$0.07-106.27
Standard Motor Products$1.36B0.50$34.15M$1.3922.30

Summary

Standard Motor Products beats American Axle & Manufacturing on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE 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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AXL vs. The Competition

MetricAmerican Axle & ManufacturingMotor vehicle parts & accessories IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$874.57M$3.29B$13.97B$17.94B
Dividend YieldN/A3.85%2.47%3.45%
P/E Ratio-106.2713.278.9122.29
Price / Sales0.147.1811.8610.49
Price / Cash1.938.1020.1719.55
Price / Book1.412.132.495.99
Net Income-$33.60M$177.32M$1.31B$973.33M
7 Day Performance-5.82%-3.68%-2.04%-0.13%
1 Month Performance3.05%6.61%4.62%5.38%
1 Year Performance4.64%-7.38%-10.52%21.38%

American Axle & Manufacturing Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SMP
Standard Motor Products
3.3408 of 5 stars
$31.87
-1.6%
N/A-15.9%$695.40M$1.36B22.935,200
THRM
Gentherm
3.2956 of 5 stars
$51.37
+1.4%
$65.75
+28.0%
-14.9%$1.63B$1.47B35.1814,504Positive News
DAN
Dana
3.7876 of 5 stars
$13.94
+2.7%
$16.67
+19.6%
+3.1%$2.02B$10.56B154.9141,800
DORM
Dorman Products
2.6104 of 5 stars
$91.54
-1.9%
$103.00
+12.5%
+6.6%$2.84B$1.93B18.423,872
LCII
LCI Industries
3.4698 of 5 stars
$114.48
-0.9%
$104.80
-8.5%
-0.5%$2.91B$3.78B31.1111,700Dividend Announcement
LAZR
Luminar Technologies
1.9276 of 5 stars
$1.92
+5.5%
$4.45
+131.8%
-74.5%$810.03M$69.78M-1.40800Gap Down
High Trading Volume
HLLY
Holley
3.2081 of 5 stars
$3.96
+0.5%
$7.47
+88.9%
+7.5%$469.85M$659.70M24.721,633News Coverage
CPS
Cooper-Standard
0 of 5 stars
$14.71
flat
N/A+17.8%$254.34M$79.18B-2.4823,000Gap Up
PHIN
PHINIA
2.6066 of 5 stars
$43.64
+0.9%
$43.00
-1.5%
N/A$1.99B$3.53B0.0013,200
GTX
Garrett Motion
3.4493 of 5 stars
$9.37
+0.3%
$15.00
+60.1%
+11.9%$2.11B$3.83B-8.159,700Positive News

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This page (NYSE:AXL) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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