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Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) Competitors

$10.21
+0.36 (+3.65%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

HLX vs. RES, ACDC, PFHC, XPRO, PUMP, NESR, CLB, LBRT, WKC, and CSIQ

Should you be buying Helix Energy Solutions Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Helix Energy Solutions Group include RPC (RES), ProFrac (ACDC), ProFrac (PFHC), Expro Group (XPRO), ProPetro (PUMP), National Energy Services Reunited (NESR), Core Laboratories (CLB), Liberty Energy (LBRT), World Kinect (WKC), and Canadian Solar (CSIQ). These companies are all part of the "oils/energy" sector.

Helix Energy Solutions Group vs.

Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) and RPC (NYSE:RES) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, community ranking, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and media sentiment.

Helix Energy Solutions Group has a beta of 2.54, indicating that its stock price is 154% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, RPC has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

RPC has a net margin of 12.06% compared to Helix Energy Solutions Group's net margin of 1.63%. RPC's return on equity of 21.26% beat Helix Energy Solutions Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Helix Energy Solutions Group1.63% 3.67% 2.33%
RPC 12.06%21.26%16.90%

Helix Energy Solutions Group received 41 more outperform votes than RPC when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.30% of users gave Helix Energy Solutions Group an outperform vote while only 54.99% of users gave RPC an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Helix Energy Solutions GroupOutperform Votes
443
59.30%
Underperform Votes
304
40.70%
RPCOutperform Votes
402
54.99%
Underperform Votes
329
45.01%

RPC has higher revenue and earnings than Helix Energy Solutions Group. RPC is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Helix Energy Solutions Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Helix Energy Solutions Group$873.10M1.76-$87.78M$0.1472.79
RPC$1.62B0.97$195.11M$0.908.07

In the previous week, Helix Energy Solutions Group had 3 more articles in the media than RPC. MarketBeat recorded 8 mentions for Helix Energy Solutions Group and 5 mentions for RPC. RPC's average media sentiment score of 1.17 beat Helix Energy Solutions Group's score of 1.08 indicating that RPC is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Helix Energy Solutions Group
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
RPC
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Helix Energy Solutions Group presently has a consensus target price of $14.67, suggesting a potential upside of 45.07%. RPC has a consensus target price of $7.75, suggesting a potential upside of 6.90%. Given Helix Energy Solutions Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Helix Energy Solutions Group is more favorable than RPC.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Helix Energy Solutions Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
RPC
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.50

98.6% of Helix Energy Solutions Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 36.5% of RPC shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.1% of Helix Energy Solutions Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 61.0% of RPC shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Helix Energy Solutions Group beats RPC on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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HLX vs. The Competition

MetricHelix Energy Solutions GroupOil & gas field services IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.54B$4.79B$7.58B$17.41B
Dividend YieldN/A2.06%11.70%3.57%
P/E Ratio72.7976.5016.4122.81
Price / Sales1.760.9429.275.30
Price / Cash20.558.2112.4117.89
Price / Book1.021.536.456.35
Net Income-$87.78M$296.12M$1.16B$869.26M
7 Day Performance2.83%-0.23%-1.19%-1.02%
1 Month Performance4.51%2.21%0.96%1.76%
1 Year Performance27.85%-10.31%-4.20%76.58%

Helix Energy Solutions Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RES
RPC
1.8048 of 5 stars
$6.86
-2.4%
$7.75
+13.0%
-16.8%$1.48B$1.62B7.622,732News Coverage
Positive News
ACDC
ProFrac
3.6651 of 5 stars
$6.87
-5.2%
$14.25
+107.4%
-62.0%$1.10B$2.43B6.943,664News Coverage
PFHC
ProFrac
0 of 5 stars
$7.25
-0.8%
N/A-61.0%$1.03B$1.38B0.002,522
XPRO
Expro Group
1.5871 of 5 stars
$17.70
-2.8%
$25.25
+42.7%
-4.7%$1.96B$1.28B1,771.777,600Earnings Report
News Coverage
PUMP
ProPetro
2.8756 of 5 stars
$7.73
-2.3%
$13.00
+68.2%
-13.3%$852.16M$1.28B7.582,000Earnings Report
News Coverage
NESR
National Energy Services Reunited
0 of 5 stars
$7.48
-1.6%
N/A+7.2%$710.60M$909.52M0.005,968
CLB
Core Laboratories
3.6121 of 5 stars
$14.15
-5.4%
$19.88
+40.5%
-36.6%$661.09M$509.79M16.453,600
LBRT
Liberty Energy
3.4994 of 5 stars
$19.56
-0.6%
$23.75
+21.4%
+38.2%$3.30B$4.75B6.194,580Positive News
WKC
World Kinect
1.813 of 5 stars
$23.46
-1.6%
$25.33
+8.0%
N/A$1.41B$59.04B13.415,214Analyst Report
News Coverage
CSIQ
Canadian Solar
2.6255 of 5 stars
$21.89
-7.2%
$35.43
+61.8%
-39.6%$1.41B$7.47B4.3718,423Gap Down

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This page (NYSE:HLX) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff