Axalta Coating Systems (AXTA) Competitors

$35.64
+0.28 (+0.79%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

AXTA vs. PPG, GGB, TX, RGLD, CLF, KGC, FMC, ATI, X, and PAAS

Should you be buying Axalta Coating Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Axalta Coating Systems include PPG Industries (PPG), Gerdau (GGB), Ternium (TX), Royal Gold (RGLD), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Kinross Gold (KGC), FMC (FMC), ATI (ATI), United States Steel (X), and Pan American Silver (PAAS). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

Axalta Coating Systems vs.

PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) and Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE:AXTA) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, media sentiment, community ranking, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

PPG Industries presently has a consensus price target of $155.47, indicating a potential upside of 15.64%. Axalta Coating Systems has a consensus price target of $38.00, indicating a potential upside of 6.62%. Given Axalta Coating Systems' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe PPG Industries is more favorable than Axalta Coating Systems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PPG Industries
1 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.47
Axalta Coating Systems
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.54

81.9% of PPG Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.3% of Axalta Coating Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of PPG Industries shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Axalta Coating Systems shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

PPG Industries has a net margin of 7.74% compared to PPG Industries' net margin of 4.77%. Axalta Coating Systems' return on equity of 22.98% beat PPG Industries' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PPG Industries7.74% 22.98% 8.40%
Axalta Coating Systems 4.77%21.82%5.29%

In the previous week, PPG Industries had 2 more articles in the media than Axalta Coating Systems. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for PPG Industries and 11 mentions for Axalta Coating Systems. Axalta Coating Systems' average media sentiment score of 0.96 beat PPG Industries' score of 0.78 indicating that PPG Industries is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
PPG Industries
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Axalta Coating Systems
5 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

PPG Industries received 451 more outperform votes than Axalta Coating Systems when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.05% of users gave PPG Industries an outperform vote while only 63.03% of users gave Axalta Coating Systems an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PPG IndustriesOutperform Votes
959
66.05%
Underperform Votes
493
33.95%
Axalta Coating SystemsOutperform Votes
508
63.03%
Underperform Votes
298
36.97%

PPG Industries has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axalta Coating Systems has a beta of 1.51, meaning that its stock price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500.

PPG Industries has higher revenue and earnings than Axalta Coating Systems. PPG Industries is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Axalta Coating Systems, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PPG Industries$18.25B1.73$1.27B$5.9222.71
Axalta Coating Systems$5.18B1.52$267.40M$1.1132.11

Summary

PPG Industries beats Axalta Coating Systems on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricAxalta Coating SystemsPaints & allied products IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$7.86B$16.42B$2.96B$18.07B
Dividend YieldN/A2.03%5.32%3.43%
P/E Ratio32.1124.18144.8525.09
Price / Sales1.521.56893,884.4910.27
Price / Cash12.4713.8523.5020.15
Price / Book4.433.963.926.01
Net Income$267.40M$686.97M$167.28M$966.25M
7 Day Performance-1.11%1.00%3.03%1.87%
1 Month Performance12.15%4.10%5.39%7.14%
1 Year Performance16.58%4.69%14.17%22.43%

Axalta Coating Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PPG
PPG Industries
4.9332 of 5 stars
$134.21
+0.9%
$155.47
+15.8%
-5.6%$31.47B$18.25B22.6753,000Positive News
GGB
Gerdau
3.6373 of 5 stars
$3.79
-1.0%
$4.63
+22.0%
-4.9%$7.99B$13.81B6.2327,371Positive News
TX
Ternium
3.8467 of 5 stars
$40.48
+0.4%
$50.83
+25.6%
+9.6%$8.12B$17.61B12.0134,458Positive News
RGLD
Royal Gold
3.9018 of 5 stars
$124.00
+0.1%
$141.43
+14.1%
+0.5%$8.15B$605.72M34.0730Insider Selling
CLF
Cleveland-Cliffs
3.7478 of 5 stars
$17.31
+0.6%
$20.42
+18.0%
+15.0%$8.23B$22.00B23.3926,000Short Interest ↑
KGC
Kinross Gold
3.4788 of 5 stars
$6.78
+0.4%
$6.44
-4.9%
+51.8%$8.32B$4.24B19.936,600Short Interest ↑
FMC
FMC
4.7221 of 5 stars
$66.78
+9.5%
$71.75
+7.4%
-40.8%$8.34B$4.49B6.346,600Short Interest ↓
High Trading Volume
ATI
ATI
1.8672 of 5 stars
$59.82
+1.3%
$59.17
-1.1%
+65.9%$7.44B$4.17B24.027,300
X
United States Steel
3.3116 of 5 stars
$38.13
+0.2%
$38.00
-0.3%
+64.0%$8.57B$18.05B11.1821,803Analyst Forecast
PAAS
Pan American Silver
2.6569 of 5 stars
$18.90
+0.2%
$21.00
+11.1%
+33.3%$6.87B$2.32B-63.009,900Analyst Revision
Positive News
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This page (NYSE:AXTA) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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