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Dana (DAN) Competitors

$13.79
+0.23 (+1.70%)
(As of 11:44 AM ET)

DAN vs. GNTX, LEA, ALSN, MOD, DORM, LCII, THRM, AXL, SMP, and SRI

Should you be buying Dana stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Dana include Gentex (GNTX), Lear (LEA), Allison Transmission (ALSN), Modine Manufacturing (MOD), Dorman Products (DORM), LCI Industries (LCII), Gentherm (THRM), American Axle & Manufacturing (AXL), Standard Motor Products (SMP), and Stoneridge (SRI). These companies are all part of the "auto parts & equipment" industry.

Dana vs.

Dana (NYSE:DAN) and Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability.

In the previous week, Gentex had 10 more articles in the media than Dana. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for Gentex and 3 mentions for Dana. Dana's average media sentiment score of 1.28 beat Gentex's score of 1.16 indicating that Dana is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Dana
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Gentex
6 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Dana pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Dana pays out 444.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Gentex pays out 25.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

96.8% of Dana shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.8% of Gentex shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Dana shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Gentex shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dana$10.56B0.19$38M$0.09150.74
Gentex$2.30B3.45$428.40M$1.8918.14

Dana has a beta of 2.46, indicating that its share price is 146% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Gentex has a beta of 0.98, indicating that its share price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dana received 120 more outperform votes than Gentex when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 61.46% of users gave Gentex an outperform vote while only 60.09% of users gave Dana an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
DanaOutperform Votes
533
60.09%
Underperform Votes
354
39.91%
GentexOutperform Votes
413
61.46%
Underperform Votes
259
38.54%

Gentex has a net margin of 18.77% compared to Dana's net margin of 0.12%. Gentex's return on equity of 19.19% beat Dana's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dana0.12% 5.42% 1.12%
Gentex 18.77%19.19%16.93%

Dana presently has a consensus target price of $16.67, suggesting a potential upside of 22.87%. Gentex has a consensus target price of $37.83, suggesting a potential upside of 10.37%. Given Dana's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Dana is more favorable than Gentex.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dana
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Gentex
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

Summary

Gentex beats Dana on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricDanaMotor vehicle parts & accessories IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.97B$3.28B$14.30B$17.55B
Dividend Yield2.86%3.91%2.52%3.53%
P/E Ratio150.7415.5510.2723.96
Price / Sales0.196.7411.6810.23
Price / Cash3.727.819.8919.29
Price / Book1.232.022.425.82
Net Income$38M$176.44M$1.33B$975.72M
7 Day Performance-0.11%1.00%-0.12%-0.51%
1 Month Performance9.04%3.99%2.95%2.67%
1 Year Performance3.63%-7.42%-14.73%22.10%

Dana Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GNTX
Gentex
3.8167 of 5 stars
$34.43
+0.2%
$37.83
+9.9%
+27.1%$7.94B$2.30B18.226,245Dividend Announcement
Short Interest ↓
Positive News
LEA
Lear
4.9936 of 5 stars
$124.90
-0.6%
$161.44
+29.3%
-4.5%$7.14B$23.47B13.62186,600Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
ALSN
Allison Transmission
3.2803 of 5 stars
$75.17
-0.8%
$71.71
-4.6%
+53.4%$6.63B$3.04B10.043,700Positive News
MOD
Modine Manufacturing
3.3711 of 5 stars
$100.34
-3.3%
$109.33
+9.0%
+251.7%$5.43B$2.41B33.1211,400Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
DORM
Dorman Products
3.2575 of 5 stars
$91.62
-0.4%
$103.00
+12.4%
+4.5%$2.85B$1.93B18.433,872Short Interest ↓
Positive News
LCII
LCI Industries
2.9802 of 5 stars
$107.26
+0.1%
$104.80
-2.3%
-4.9%$2.73B$3.78B29.1511,700Positive News
THRM
Gentherm
3.4595 of 5 stars
$51.11
+3.9%
$65.75
+28.6%
-11.1%$1.56B$1.47B35.0114,504Positive News
AXL
American Axle & Manufacturing
0.671 of 5 stars
$7.45
+0.5%
$8.00
+7.4%
+1.5%$871.07M$6.08B-106.4119,000Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
SMP
Standard Motor Products
4.4302 of 5 stars
$30.65
+1.0%
$42.00
+37.0%
-20.2%$662.08M$1.36B22.055,200Short Interest ↑
SRI
Stoneridge
2.9356 of 5 stars
$16.37
+2.1%
N/A-3.3%$443.85M$975.82M-116.924,850Short Interest ↓

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This page (NYSE:DAN) was last updated on 5/30/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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