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Volume2,184 shs
Average Volume83,345 shs
Market Capitalization$1.07 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.45%
Beta0.87

Competitors

Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) Vs. CAT, DE, CMI, PCAR, WAB, and TTC

Should you be buying PLOW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "construction & farm machinery & heavy trucks" are considered alternatives and competitors to Douglas Dynamics, including Caterpillar (CAT), Deere & Company (DE), Cummins (CMI), PACCAR (PCAR), Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (WAB), and The Toro (TTC).

Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) and Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Caterpillar's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33
Caterpillar$53.80 billion2.34$6.09 billion$11.0620.89

Caterpillar has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. Douglas Dynamics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Caterpillar, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Douglas Dynamics and Caterpillar, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Douglas Dynamics01202.67
Caterpillar2121002.33

Douglas Dynamics presently has a consensus target price of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.11%. Caterpillar has a consensus target price of $190.6842, indicating a potential downside of 17.25%. Given Douglas Dynamics' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Douglas Dynamics is more favorable than Caterpillar.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.5% of Caterpillar shares are held by institutional investors. 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Caterpillar shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Caterpillar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%
Caterpillar7.60%25.24%4.73%

Risk and Volatility

Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Caterpillar has a beta of 0.97, meaning that its stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Caterpillar pays an annual dividend of $4.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Caterpillar pays out 37.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Douglas Dynamics has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Caterpillar has raised its dividend for 28 consecutive years.

Summary

Caterpillar beats Douglas Dynamics on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) and Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Volatility and Risk

Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Deere & Company has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Douglas Dynamics and Deere & Company, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Douglas Dynamics01202.67
Deere & Company051402.74

Douglas Dynamics presently has a consensus price target of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.11%. Deere & Company has a consensus price target of $327.2632, indicating a potential downside of 13.31%. Given Douglas Dynamics' higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Douglas Dynamics is more favorable than Deere & Company.

Dividends

Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Deere & Company pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Deere & Company pays out 41.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Douglas Dynamics has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Deere & Company has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Deere & Company's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33
Deere & Company$35.54 billion3.34$2.75 billion$8.6943.54

Deere & Company has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. Douglas Dynamics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Deere & Company, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Deere & Company's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%
Deere & Company7.74%22.17%3.65%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 66.8% of Deere & Company shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Deere & Company shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Deere & Company beats Douglas Dynamics on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cummins (NYSE:CMI) and Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, earnings and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

Cummins has a beta of 1.09, suggesting that its share price is 9% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, suggesting that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

81.1% of Cummins shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Cummins shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Cummins and Douglas Dynamics' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cummins$23.57 billion1.62$2.26 billion$15.0517.35
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33

Cummins has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. Cummins is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Douglas Dynamics, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Cummins pays an annual dividend of $5.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Cummins pays out 35.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Cummins has raised its dividend for 11 consecutive years and Douglas Dynamics has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Cummins and Douglas Dynamics' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cummins8.12%20.30%8.26%
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Cummins and Douglas Dynamics, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cummins114702.27
Douglas Dynamics01202.67

Cummins currently has a consensus price target of $234.8571, indicating a potential downside of 9.87%. Douglas Dynamics has a consensus price target of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.11%. Given Douglas Dynamics' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Douglas Dynamics is more favorable than Cummins.

Summary

Cummins beats Douglas Dynamics on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

PACCAR (NASDAQ:PCAR) and Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Dividends

PACCAR pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. PACCAR pays out 18.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. PACCAR has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Douglas Dynamics has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Volatility & Risk

PACCAR has a beta of 1, suggesting that its share price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, suggesting that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares PACCAR and Douglas Dynamics' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PACCAR7.39%14.49%5.21%
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PACCAR and Douglas Dynamics' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PACCAR$25.60 billion1.29$2.39 billion$6.8713.88
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33

PACCAR has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. PACCAR is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Douglas Dynamics, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

61.8% of PACCAR shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of PACCAR shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for PACCAR and Douglas Dynamics, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PACCAR29312.20
Douglas Dynamics01202.67

PACCAR currently has a consensus price target of $96.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.17%. Douglas Dynamics has a consensus price target of $47.00, suggesting a potential upside of 0.11%. Given PACCAR's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe PACCAR is more favorable than Douglas Dynamics.

Summary

PACCAR beats Douglas Dynamics on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (NYSE:WAB) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, indicating that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has a beta of 1.53, indicating that its share price is 53% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies pays out 11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Douglas Dynamics has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.1% of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies shares are owned by company 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Douglas Dynamics and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Douglas Dynamics01202.67
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies02502.71

Douglas Dynamics currently has a consensus target price of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.11%. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has a consensus target price of $83.3333, indicating a potential upside of 3.35%. Given Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies is more favorable than Douglas Dynamics.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies$8.20 billion1.87$326.70 million$4.1719.37

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Douglas Dynamics, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Douglas Dynamics and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies5.29%7.60%3.99%

Summary

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies beats Douglas Dynamics on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Toro (NYSE:TTC) and Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Toro and Douglas Dynamics' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Toro$3.38 billion3.39$329.70 million$3.0235.25
Douglas Dynamics$571.71 million1.88$49.17 million$2.3120.33

The Toro has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Dynamics. Douglas Dynamics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Toro, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares The Toro and Douglas Dynamics' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Toro9.76%32.24%11.95%
Douglas Dynamics-19.32%9.82%3.70%

Volatility & Risk

The Toro has a beta of 0.73, meaning that its stock price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Douglas Dynamics has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

The Toro pays an annual dividend of $1.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Douglas Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. The Toro pays out 34.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Douglas Dynamics pays out 49.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. The Toro has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Douglas Dynamics has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for The Toro and Douglas Dynamics, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Toro04102.20
Douglas Dynamics01202.67

The Toro currently has a consensus price target of $95.00, indicating a potential downside of 10.58%. Douglas Dynamics has a consensus price target of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.11%. Given Douglas Dynamics' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Douglas Dynamics is more favorable than The Toro.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

80.5% of The Toro shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.9% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of The Toro shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Douglas Dynamics shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Toro beats Douglas Dynamics on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Douglas Dynamics Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Caterpillar logo
CAT
Caterpillar
2.6$230.99+0.1%$125.83 billion$53.80 billion38.43Analyst Report
Deere & Company logo
DE
Deere & Company
2.2$378.40+0.4%$118.17 billion$35.54 billion43.49Analyst Report
Cummins logo
CMI
Cummins
2.6$261.10+0.7%$38.01 billion$23.57 billion24.63Analyst Report
PACCAR logo
PCAR
PACCAR
1.9$95.34+2.1%$32.41 billion$25.60 billion23.25
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies logo
WAB
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies
1.8$80.79+1.6%$15.02 billion$8.20 billion36.23
The Toro logo
TTC
The Toro
1.8$106.45+0.2%$11.43 billion$3.38 billion35.02
AGCO logo
AGCO
AGCO
1.8$149.00+1.2%$11.08 billion$9.04 billion55.19Analyst Report
Oshkosh logo
OSK
Oshkosh
2.4$121.52+1.2%$8.21 billion$6.86 billion25.75
Navistar International logo
NAV
Navistar International
1.3$44.16+0.0%$4.41 billion$7.50 billion-12.73
Trinity Industries logo
TRN
Trinity Industries
2.0$29.05+1.2%$3.18 billion$3.01 billion-581.00
Terex logo
TEX
Terex
1.7$45.80+2.6%$3.11 billion$4.35 billion-763.33
Federal Signal logo
FSS
Federal Signal
1.7$39.61+0.1%$2.40 billion$1.22 billion24.45
Meritor logo
MTOR
Meritor
1.6$28.52+0.2%$2.07 billion$3.04 billion8.94
Alamo Group logo
ALG
Alamo Group
1.9$159.63+0.2%$1.90 billion$1.12 billion32.51Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
Lindsay logo
LNN
Lindsay
1.8$163.12+1.2%$1.79 billion$474.69 million47.42Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Analyst Revision
Astec Industries logo
ASTE
Astec Industries
1.7$76.59+1.0%$1.72 billion$1.17 billion132.05
The Greenbrier Companies logo
GBX
The Greenbrier Companies
2.0$46.38+1.1%$1.51 billion$2.79 billion49.34Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
Wabash National logo
WNC
Wabash National
1.3$19.08+1.6%$973.84 million$2.32 billion-15.77
The Manitowoc logo
MTW
The Manitowoc
1.1$21.95+6.0%$715.98 million$1.83 billion-64.56
Titan International logo
TWI
Titan International
1.1$10.05+0.8%$612.77 million$1.45 billion-8.97Gap Up
Miller Industries logo
MLR
Miller Industries
1.3$45.56+1.0%$524.91 million$818.17 million17.59
Commercial Vehicle Group logo
CVGI
Commercial Vehicle Group
1.3$9.93+0.1%$323.18 million$901.24 million-7.58
Twin Disc logo
TWIN
Twin Disc
1.2$10.02+0.3%$136.30 million$246.84 million-3.53Gap Up
FreightCar America logo
RAIL
FreightCar America
0.9$5.73+3.8%$92.75 million$229.96 million-0.95Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
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