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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches

Quad/Graphics (QUAD) Competitors

$5.86
-0.13 (-2.17%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

QUAD vs. IPX, PKOH, IRBT, EAF, BOOM, NWPX, ALTG, CIX, GHM, and NNBR

Should you be buying Quad/Graphics stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Quad/Graphics include IperionX (IPX), Park-Ohio (PKOH), iRobot (IRBT), GrafTech International (EAF), DMC Global (BOOM), Northwest Pipe (NWPX), Alta Equipment Group (ALTG), CompX International (CIX), Graham (GHM), and NN (NNBR). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

Quad/Graphics vs.

Quad/Graphics (NYSE:QUAD) and IperionX (NASDAQ:IPX) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, media sentiment, profitability, dividends, community ranking, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Quad/Graphics received 270 more outperform votes than IperionX when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 100.00% of users gave IperionX an outperform vote while only 64.99% of users gave Quad/Graphics an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Quad/GraphicsOutperform Votes
271
64.99%
Underperform Votes
146
35.01%
IperionXOutperform Votes
1
100.00%
Underperform Votes
No Votes

IperionX has a net margin of 0.00% compared to Quad/Graphics' net margin of -1.87%. Quad/Graphics' return on equity of 18.28% beat IperionX's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Quad/Graphics-1.87% 18.28% 1.67%
IperionX N/A N/A N/A

IperionX has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Quad/Graphics.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Quad/Graphics$2.96B0.10-$55.40M-$1.15-5.10
IperionXN/AN/A-$17.44MN/AN/A

In the previous week, Quad/Graphics had 4 more articles in the media than IperionX. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Quad/Graphics and 2 mentions for IperionX. IperionX's average media sentiment score of 1.43 beat Quad/Graphics' score of 0.95 indicating that IperionX is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Quad/Graphics Positive
IperionX Positive

32.4% of Quad/Graphics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 3.8% of IperionX shares are held by institutional investors. 11.4% of Quad/Graphics shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Quad/Graphics has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, IperionX has a beta of 0.29, meaning that its stock price is 71% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Quad/Graphics presently has a consensus target price of $9.00, suggesting a potential upside of 53.58%. Given Quad/Graphics' higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Quad/Graphics is more favorable than IperionX.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Quad/Graphics
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
IperionX
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Summary

Quad/Graphics beats IperionX on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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QUAD vs. The Competition

MetricQuad/GraphicsCommercial printing IndustryIndustrial SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$313.17M$772.09M$8.77B$17.60B
Dividend Yield3.34%4.59%2.02%3.58%
P/E Ratio-5.1010.4018.2723.98
Price / Sales0.101.287.447.55
Price / Cash1.956.9017.3615.97
Price / Book2.561.393.645.88
Net Income-$55.40M$4.82M$440.90M$863.03M
7 Day Performance9.74%3.27%3.08%1.62%
1 Month Performance6.16%20.52%6.23%3.17%
1 Year Performance20.08%28.21%5.41%100.99%

Quad/Graphics Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
IPX
IperionX
0 of 5 stars
$14.62
-3.2%
N/A+138.3%$333MN/A0.00N/AShort Interest ↓
PKOH
Park-Ohio
2.7257 of 5 stars
$24.27
-3.4%
N/A+95.5%$328.90M$1.65B-121.347,100Upcoming Earnings
IRBT
iRobot
3.2309 of 5 stars
$12.30
-0.3%
$51.00
+314.6%
-73.6%$344.01M$940.91M-1.041,254Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
EAF
GrafTech International
0.4789 of 5 stars
$1.34
-3.6%
$1.88
+39.9%
-69.5%$344.15M$620.50M-1.341,249Short Interest ↑
Gap Up
BOOM
DMC Global
3.7365 of 5 stars
$18.17
-0.2%
$35.00
+92.6%
-37.1%$359.04M$654.09M11.431,700Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
NWPX
Northwest Pipe
3.0633 of 5 stars
$28.72
-1.8%
N/A-23.0%$292.91M$441.02M12.271,312Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
ALTG
Alta Equipment Group
3.4402 of 5 stars
$12.01
-1.6%
$22.25
+85.3%
-38.7%$388.60M$1.57B57.172,800Insider Buying
News Coverage
CIX
CompX International
0 of 5 stars
$22.41
-7.4%
N/AN/A$275.87M$166.60M13.34609Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Gap Up
GHM
Graham
2.2328 of 5 stars
$23.86
-1.1%
N/A+66.9%$261.17M$179.49M91.77538Short Interest ↓
NNBR
NN
0.954 of 5 stars
$5.04
-1.8%
$4.00
-20.6%
+168.0%$238.64M$498.74M-4.273,661

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This page (NYSE:QUAD) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff