QuantumScape (QS) Competitors

$5.59
+0.20 (+3.71%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)

QS vs. LCII, DORM, PSNY, ADNT, VC, DRVN, CARG, GTX, KAR, and FOXF

Should you be buying QuantumScape stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of QuantumScape include LCI Industries (LCII), Dorman Products (DORM), Polestar Automotive Holding UK (PSNY), Adient (ADNT), Visteon (VC), Driven Brands (DRVN), CarGurus (CARG), Garrett Motion (GTX), OPENLANE (KAR), and Fox Factory (FOXF). These companies are all part of the "auto/tires/trucks" sector.

QuantumScape vs.

LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII) and QuantumScape (NYSE:QS) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, community ranking, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, media sentiment and risk.

LCI Industries presently has a consensus price target of $104.20, indicating a potential downside of 6.22%. QuantumScape has a consensus price target of $6.46, indicating a potential upside of 15.61%. Given LCI Industries' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe QuantumScape is more favorable than LCI Industries.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
LCI Industries
2 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.83
QuantumScape
3 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.75

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LCI Industries$3.78B0.75$64.19M$2.5343.92
QuantumScapeN/AN/A-$445.14M-$0.96-5.82

In the previous week, QuantumScape had 6 more articles in the media than LCI Industries. MarketBeat recorded 12 mentions for QuantumScape and 6 mentions for LCI Industries. QuantumScape's average media sentiment score of 0.82 beat LCI Industries' score of 0.07 indicating that LCI Industries is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
LCI Industries
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
QuantumScape
1 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

LCI Industries received 286 more outperform votes than QuantumScape when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 63.20% of users gave LCI Industries an outperform vote while only 29.51% of users gave QuantumScape an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LCI IndustriesOutperform Votes
304
63.20%
Underperform Votes
177
36.80%
QuantumScapeOutperform Votes
18
29.51%
Underperform Votes
43
70.49%

99.7% of LCI Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 29.9% of QuantumScape shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.5% of LCI Industries shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 10.2% of QuantumScape shares are owned by 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.

LCI Industries has a beta of 1.4, meaning that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, QuantumScape has a beta of 4.77, meaning that its share price is 377% more volatile than the S&P 500.

LCI Industries has a net margin of 1.70% compared to LCI Industries' net margin of 0.00%. QuantumScape's return on equity of 4.70% beat LCI Industries' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
LCI Industries1.70% 4.70% 2.09%
QuantumScape N/A -34.26%-30.56%

Summary

LCI Industries beats QuantumScape on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricQuantumScapeelectrical machinery, equipment, & supplies IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.77B$1.05B$13.79B$17.44B
Dividend YieldN/A2.01%2.55%3.59%
P/E Ratio-5.8214.9415.5725.24
Price / SalesN/A9.6813.1310.31
Price / CashN/A9.879.9914.95
Price / Book2.062.975.845.01
Net Income-$445.14M-$10.58M$1.15B$963.00M
7 Day Performance2.57%-1.21%-0.48%2.05%
1 Month Performance-1.41%-5.25%-8.02%-1.85%
1 Year Performance-24.97%-19.08%-9.94%96.00%

QuantumScape Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LCII
LCI Industries
2.7137 of 5 stars
$105.85
-2.5%
$104.20
-1.6%
-5.8%$2.69B$3.78B41.8411,700
DORM
Dorman Products
2.9294 of 5 stars
$88.95
-0.9%
$103.00
+15.8%
+3.2%$2.76B$1.93B21.703,872Positive News
PSNY
Polestar Automotive Holding UK
0.5192 of 5 stars
$1.31
-1.5%
$3.83
+193.5%
-63.7%$2.79B$2.46B0.002,377Gap Down
ADNT
Adient
4.3752 of 5 stars
$28.63
-1.9%
$42.86
+49.7%
-24.9%$2.61B$15.40B12.7870,000Analyst Report
News Coverage
VC
Visteon
4.9726 of 5 stars
$107.50
-1.1%
$146.50
+36.3%
-26.5%$2.96B$3.95B6.2610,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
DRVN
Driven Brands
4.4683 of 5 stars
$14.40
-1.7%
$19.89
+38.1%
-53.4%$2.36B$2.30B-3.1910,600News Coverage
Positive News
CARG
CarGurus
3.1141 of 5 stars
$21.59
-0.4%
$24.90
+15.3%
+33.2%$2.32B$914.24M119.941,343
GTX
Garrett Motion
2.0209 of 5 stars
$9.23
-1.1%
$15.00
+62.5%
+17.0%$2.20B$3.89B-7.109,700Upcoming Earnings
KAR
OPENLANE
3.92 of 5 stars
$17.18
-1.5%
$19.50
+13.5%
+25.1%$1.86B$1.65B-9.394,500
FOXF
Fox Factory
2.6191 of 5 stars
$41.83
-0.8%
$68.20
+63.0%
-63.9%$1.76B$1.46B14.684,300

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This page (NYSE:QS) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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