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Desktop Metal (DM) Competitors

$4.98
-0.21 (-4.05%)
(As of 11:24 AM ET)

DM vs. IVAC, MNTX, ASYS, SOTK, VLD, CVV, TRT, ASML, LRCX, and ACLS

Should you be buying Desktop Metal stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Desktop Metal include Intevac (IVAC), Manitex International (MNTX), Amtech Systems (ASYS), Sono-Tek (SOTK), Velo3D (VLD), CVD Equipment (CVV), Trio-Tech International (TRT), ASML (ASML), Lam Research (LRCX), and Axcelis Technologies (ACLS). These companies are all part of the "special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified" industry.

Desktop Metal vs.

Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC) and Desktop Metal (NYSE:DM) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, community ranking, profitability, risk, media sentiment, earnings and valuation.

Intevac has a net margin of -19.52% compared to Intevac's net margin of -170.77%. Desktop Metal's return on equity of -8.17% beat Intevac's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Intevac-19.52% -8.17% -6.07%
Desktop Metal -170.77%-29.78%-17.51%

Intevac has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Desktop Metal has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500.

60.3% of Intevac shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.3% of Desktop Metal shares are held by institutional investors. 3.0% of Intevac shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 14.2% of Desktop Metal shares are held 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.

Desktop Metal received 19 more outperform votes than Intevac when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 60.90% of users gave Intevac an outperform vote while only 57.52% of users gave Desktop Metal an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
IntevacOutperform Votes
352
60.90%
Underperform Votes
226
39.10%
Desktop MetalOutperform Votes
371
57.52%
Underperform Votes
274
42.48%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intevac$52.67M2.05-$12.19M-$0.38-10.68
Desktop Metal$189.70M0.90-$323.27M-$9.90-0.52

Desktop Metal has a consensus price target of $5.50, indicating a potential upside of 5.97%. Given Intevac's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Desktop Metal is more favorable than Intevac.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Intevac
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Desktop Metal
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

In the previous week, Intevac had 4 more articles in the media than Desktop Metal. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Intevac and 0 mentions for Desktop Metal. Desktop Metal's average media sentiment score of 1.18 beat Intevac's score of 0.20 indicating that Intevac is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Intevac Positive
Desktop Metal Neutral

Summary

Intevac beats Desktop Metal on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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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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DM vs. The Competition

MetricDesktop MetalSpecial industry machinery IndustryIndustrial SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$170.82M$27.39B$9.35B$18.52B
Dividend YieldN/A1.49%2.06%3.49%
P/E Ratio-0.5216.5818.6722.32
Price / Sales0.903.498.7515.89
Price / Cash3.1520.0917.1620.25
Price / Book0.694.493.755.17
Net Income-$323.27M$594.38M$458.14M$971.37M
7 Day Performance-3.18%2.63%7.67%5.74%
1 Month Performance41.26%4.73%7.29%6.83%
1 Year Performance-72.79%6.23%4.04%10.51%

Desktop Metal Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
IVAC
Intevac
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$4.02
flat
N/A+10.3%$106.85M$52.67M-10.58126Short Interest ↓
Positive News
MNTX
Manitex International
4.3006 of 5 stars
4.30 / 5 stars
$4.76
+5.5%
$9.00
+89.1%
-7.6%$96.91M$291.39M10.13705Positive News
Gap Up
ASYS
Amtech Systems
1.8524 of 5 stars
1.85 / 5 stars
$6.74
-0.3%
N/A-37.5%$95.78M$113.32M-4.46405Positive News
SOTK
Sono-Tek
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$4.25
+3.7%
N/A-19.2%$66.94M$21.13M42.5073Earnings Report
Analyst Revision
VLD
Velo3D
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$3.18
+3.2%
N/A-95.9%$26.94M$77.56M-0.15237Negative News
CVV
CVD Equipment
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$3.93
+1.0%
N/A-40.3%$26.84M$24.11M-4.79128Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
TRT
Trio-Tech International
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$6.22
+6.5%
N/A+25.4%$26.44M$43.25M27.04573Analyst Forecast
Gap Down
ASML
ASML
3.7397 of 5 stars
3.74 / 5 stars
$1,085.26
+2.1%
$1,083.00
-0.2%
+41.7%$428.23B$29.82B55.4342,416Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Gap Down
LRCX
Lam Research
4.6266 of 5 stars
4.63 / 5 stars
$1,069.82
+0.9%
$981.29
-8.3%
+68.5%$139.87B$17.43B39.3517,200Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Down
ACLS
Axcelis Technologies
4.5721 of 5 stars
4.57 / 5 stars
$148.74
+2.9%
$169.80
+14.2%
-18.1%$4.84B$1.13B19.651,704Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
Gap Down

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This page (NYSE:DM) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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