Despegar.com (DESP) Competitors

$12.68
+0.09 (+0.71%)
(As of 10:22 AM ET)

DESP vs. RXO, GBTG, GSL, SNCY, NAT, TNP, ATSG, HTLD, CYRX, and VTOL

Should you be buying Despegar.com stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Despegar.com include RXO (RXO), Global Business Travel Group (GBTG), Global Ship Lease (GSL), Sun Country Airlines (SNCY), Nordic American Tankers (NAT), Tsakos Energy Navigation (TNP), Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), Heartland Express (HTLD), Cryoport (CYRX), and Bristow Group (VTOL). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

Despegar.com vs.

Despegar.com (NYSE:DESP) and RXO (NYSE:RXO) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, media sentiment, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, community ranking, valuation and profitability.

Despegar.com currently has a consensus price target of $14.33, indicating a potential upside of 13.71%. RXO has a consensus price target of $20.23, indicating a potential upside of 5.41%. Given Despegar.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Despegar.com is more favorable than RXO.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Despegar.com
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
RXO
3 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.92

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Despegar.com$706.04M1.19$29.04M-$0.26-48.77
RXO$3.93B0.58$4M$0.04485.37

In the previous week, RXO had 13 more articles in the media than Despegar.com. MarketBeat recorded 17 mentions for RXO and 4 mentions for Despegar.com. RXO's average media sentiment score of 1.03 beat Despegar.com's score of 0.46 indicating that RXO is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Despegar.com
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
RXO
5 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Despegar.com has a net margin of 4.01% compared to RXO's net margin of 0.10%. RXO's return on equity of 6.11% beat Despegar.com's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Despegar.com4.01% -27.86% 3.71%
RXO 0.10%6.11%1.87%

Despegar.com received 248 more outperform votes than RXO when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 60.76% of users gave Despegar.com an outperform vote while only 21.43% of users gave RXO an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Despegar.comOutperform Votes
257
60.76%
Underperform Votes
166
39.24%
RXOOutperform Votes
9
21.43%
Underperform Votes
33
78.57%

Despegar.com has a beta of 2.05, meaning that its stock price is 105% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, RXO has a beta of 1.08, meaning that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

67.9% of Despegar.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.7% of RXO shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.2% of Despegar.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of RXO shares are owned by 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.

Summary

Despegar.com beats RXO on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricDespegar.comTransportation services IndustryTransportation SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$837.64M$10.71B$10.16B$17.27B
Dividend YieldN/A1.08%3.77%3.52%
P/E Ratio-48.7744.1514.1121.30
Price / Sales1.194.8622.1210.17
Price / CashN/A32.5616.6617.79
Price / Book-6.894.332.004.85
Net Income$29.04M$327.21M$624.02M$964.49M
7 Day Performance12.01%0.33%0.73%1.10%
1 Month Performance1.85%-4.13%-2.94%-3.19%
1 Year Performance141.52%9.42%8.65%90.38%

Despegar.com Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RXO
RXO
2.3316 of 5 stars
$20.50
+1.2%
$20.23
-1.3%
+2.2%$2.41B$3.93B512.638,432Upcoming Earnings
Insider Buying
Positive News
GBTG
Global Business Travel Group
2.6816 of 5 stars
$5.87
-0.7%
$9.00
+53.3%
-8.9%$2.77B$2.29B-14.3219,000Gap Down
GSL
Global Ship Lease
3.1187 of 5 stars
$21.47
+0.3%
$25.00
+16.5%
+14.0%$755.35M$674.79M2.587Analyst Downgrade
SNCY
Sun Country Airlines
4.2902 of 5 stars
$14.15
-1.0%
$19.60
+38.5%
-25.1%$754.05M$1.05B11.602,783
NAT
Nordic American Tankers
3.3499 of 5 stars
$3.81
-0.5%
$5.33
+40.0%
+0.4%$795.53M$262.18M8.1118
TNP
Tsakos Energy Navigation
3.7015 of 5 stars
$25.32
+0.8%
$30.00
+18.5%
+31.3%$747.19M$889.57M2.811,500Positive News
ATSG
Air Transport Services Group
3.9418 of 5 stars
$12.56
+1.3%
$24.33
+93.7%
-37.2%$824.94M$2.07B16.755,095
HTLD
Heartland Express
3.7722 of 5 stars
$10.44
-2.2%
$13.75
+31.7%
-33.4%$825.07M$1.21B58.006,320Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
CYRX
Cryoport
1.2964 of 5 stars
$17.01
-0.1%
$18.63
+9.5%
-26.7%$836.21M$233.26M-7.731,170Upcoming Earnings
Gap Up
VTOL
Bristow Group
0 of 5 stars
$24.89
-1.0%
N/A+15.8%$704.74M$1.30B-103.693,298Positive News

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This page (NYSE:DESP) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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