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SPX FLOW (FLOW) Competitors

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.

FLOW vs. ULH, EVEX, EVLV, PLPC, HTZ, RKLB, YELL, DRTT, HRT, and LASE

Should you be buying SPX FLOW stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of SPX FLOW include Universal Logistics (ULH), EVE (EVEX), Evolv Technologies (EVLV), Preformed Line Products (PLPC), Hertz Global (HTZ), Rocket Lab USA (RKLB), Yellow (YELL), DIRTT Environmental Solutions (DRTT), HireRight (HRT), and Laser Photonics (LASE). These companies are all part of the "industrials" sector.

SPX FLOW vs.

SPX FLOW (NYSE:FLOW) and Universal Logistics (NASDAQ:ULH) are both small-cap industrials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking, risk and dividends.

Universal Logistics received 5 more outperform votes than SPX FLOW when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.73% of users gave Universal Logistics an outperform vote while only 48.16% of users gave SPX FLOW an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SPX FLOWOutperform Votes
262
48.16%
Underperform Votes
282
51.84%
Universal LogisticsOutperform Votes
267
59.73%
Underperform Votes
180
40.27%

Universal Logistics has a net margin of 5.59% compared to SPX FLOW's net margin of 4.36%. Universal Logistics' return on equity of 18.99% beat SPX FLOW's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SPX FLOW4.36% 11.34% 5.60%
Universal Logistics 5.59%18.99%7.47%

Universal Logistics has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.75%. Given Universal Logistics' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Universal Logistics is more favorable than SPX FLOW.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SPX FLOW
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Universal Logistics
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

96.4% of SPX FLOW shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 24.7% of Universal Logistics shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of SPX FLOW shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 73.4% of Universal Logistics shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

SPX FLOW has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Universal Logistics has a beta of 1.07, suggesting that its stock price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Universal Logistics has higher revenue and earnings than SPX FLOW. Universal Logistics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than SPX FLOW, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SPX FLOW$1.53B0.80$66.70M$1.5918.34
Universal Logistics$1.66B0.53$92.90M$3.549.44

In the previous week, SPX FLOW had 9 more articles in the media than Universal Logistics. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for SPX FLOW and 4 mentions for Universal Logistics. Universal Logistics' average media sentiment score of 0.86 beat SPX FLOW's score of 0.53 indicating that Universal Logistics is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
SPX FLOW
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Universal Logistics
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Universal Logistics beats SPX FLOW on 12 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

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FLOW vs. The Competition

MetricSPX FLOWMetalworking Machinery & Equipment IndustryIndustrials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.23B$3.14B$3.90B$17.37B
Dividend Yield1.70%1.45%4.30%3.58%
P/E Ratio18.3420.27395.3925.05
Price / Sales0.801.31576.067.07
Price / Cash22.0318.2027.7717.35
Price / Book1.181.813.885.92
Net Income$66.70M$38.32M$246.05M$860.95M

SPX FLOW Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ULH
Universal Logistics
3.8174 of 5 stars
$32.25
-4.0%
$36.00
+11.6%
+10.4%$847.53M$1.66B9.118,646Short Interest ↓
EVEX
EVE
1.1402 of 5 stars
$5.85
-3.3%
$8.33
+42.5%
+1.8%$1.58BN/A-15.39149Short Interest ↓
EVLV
Evolv Technologies
2.7516 of 5 stars
$4.41
-15.7%
$7.25
+64.4%
+925.6%$666.48M$55.19M-5.44223Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
PLPC
Preformed Line Products
0 of 5 stars
$126.54
-5.1%
N/A+54.1%$618.78M$637.02M8.633,261Upcoming Earnings
HTZ
Hertz Global
0 of 5 stars
$7.29
-5.7%
N/AN/A$2.23B$9.37B8.7825,000
RKLB
Rocket Lab USA
2.1005 of 5 stars
$4.83
-1.2%
$7.88
+63.0%
+2.6%$2.35B$236.36M-13.421,400Earnings Report
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Gap Down
YELL
Yellow
0.0208 of 5 stars
$4.50
-3.8%
$2.75
-38.9%
+86.3%$233.92M$4.85B-2.9030,000Gap Down
DRTT
DIRTT Environmental Solutions
0 of 5 stars
$0.46
+9.5%
N/A-29.6%$48.36M$170.64M-1.85922Gap Down
HRT
HireRight
0.3077 of 5 stars
$14.11
-0.1%
$12.63
-10.5%
+27.0%$39.79M$731.20M-56.443,078Short Interest ↓
LASE
Laser Photonics
0 of 5 stars
$1.07
+0.9%
N/A-80.6%$8.43M$4.61M-1.5723Short Interest ↓

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This page (NYSE:FLOW) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff