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Natural Gas Services Group (NGS) Competitors

$23.67
+0.15 (+0.64%)
(As of 11:02 AM ET)

NGS vs. RNGR, CCLP, TUSK, KLXE, NINE, CLB, NESR, PUMP, FREY, and SMLP

Should you be buying Natural Gas Services Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Natural Gas Services Group include Ranger Energy Services (RNGR), CSI Compressco (CCLP), Mammoth Energy Services (TUSK), KLX Energy Services (KLXE), Nine Energy Service (NINE), Core Laboratories (CLB), National Energy Services Reunited (NESR), ProPetro (PUMP), FREYR Battery (FREY), and Summit Midstream Partners (SMLP). These companies are all part of the "oils/energy" sector.

Natural Gas Services Group vs.

Ranger Energy Services (NYSE:RNGR) and Natural Gas Services Group (NYSE:NGS) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking and risk.

Natural Gas Services Group has a net margin of 3.92% compared to Natural Gas Services Group's net margin of 3.74%. Natural Gas Services Group's return on equity of 8.67% beat Ranger Energy Services' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ranger Energy Services3.74% 8.67% 6.30%
Natural Gas Services Group 3.92%2.37%1.28%

68.1% of Ranger Energy Services shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.6% of Natural Gas Services Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Ranger Energy Services shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 6.9% of Natural Gas Services Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Ranger Energy Services has a beta of 0.6, suggesting that its stock price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Natural Gas Services Group has a beta of 1.16, suggesting that its stock price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Ranger Energy Services and Ranger Energy Services both had 1 articles in the media. Ranger Energy Services' average media sentiment score of 1.28 beat Natural Gas Services Group's score of 0.99 indicating that Natural Gas Services Group is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Ranger Energy Services
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Natural Gas Services Group
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Natural Gas Services Group received 1 more outperform votes than Ranger Energy Services when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 62.50% of users gave Ranger Energy Services an outperform vote while only 58.41% of users gave Natural Gas Services Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Ranger Energy ServicesOutperform Votes
270
62.50%
Underperform Votes
162
37.50%
Natural Gas Services GroupOutperform Votes
271
58.41%
Underperform Votes
193
41.59%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ranger Energy Services$636.60M0.41$23.80M$0.9612.07
Natural Gas Services Group$121.17M2.41$4.75M$0.3861.90

Natural Gas Services Group has a consensus price target of $26.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.54%. Given Ranger Energy Services' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Natural Gas Services Group is more favorable than Ranger Energy Services.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ranger Energy Services
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Natural Gas Services Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Summary

Natural Gas Services Group beats Ranger Energy Services on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricNatural Gas Services GroupOil & gas field services IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$292.59M$5.48B$7.25B$17.16B
Dividend YieldN/A1.76%11.43%3.58%
P/E Ratio61.9021.6816.0220.55
Price / Sales2.411.0385.7010.10
Price / Cash9.007.2311.3115.23
Price / Book1.241.643.384.79
Net Income$4.75M$293.14M$961.65M$961.18M
7 Day Performance0.30%4.67%3.31%-1.22%
1 Month Performance33.33%13.64%10.69%1.36%
1 Year Performance116.57%15.75%3.62%14.68%

Natural Gas Services Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RNGR
Ranger Energy Services
4.6365 of 5 stars
$11.77
-0.4%
N/A-1.7%$266.71M$636.60M12.262,000
CCLP
CSI Compressco
0.6037 of 5 stars
$2.42
+3.9%
N/A+110.2%$344.85M$386.13M-34.57719Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
TUSK
Mammoth Energy Services
3.4051 of 5 stars
$3.75
+3.3%
$7.00
+86.7%
-29.6%$179.78M$309.49M-62.49733Positive News
High Trading Volume
KLXE
KLX Energy Services
1.4131 of 5 stars
$7.67
-1.4%
$13.00
+69.5%
-33.1%$128.32M$888.40M6.141,919Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
NINE
Nine Energy Service
0.1602 of 5 stars
$2.91
+1.4%
N/A-46.3%$102.81M$609.53M-3.031,157Short Interest ↑
High Trading Volume
CLB
Core Laboratories
1.9215 of 5 stars
$17.59
+1.9%
$19.88
+13.0%
-22.4%$824.27M$509.79M20.453,600Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
NESR
National Energy Services Reunited
0 of 5 stars
$8.85
flat
N/A+86.4%$840.75M$909.52M0.005,968Gap Down
PUMP
ProPetro
4.2227 of 5 stars
$8.39
+0.4%
$13.00
+54.9%
+12.6%$902.51M$1.63B11.342,070
FREY
FREYR Battery
0.8493 of 5 stars
$2.09
-1.0%
$5.23
+150.6%
-77.5%$291.30MN/A-4.09263Gap Down
SMLP
Summit Midstream Partners
0.6375 of 5 stars
$28.28
-0.7%
N/A+82.1%$294.68M$458.90M-4.62244

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