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SPX Technologies (SPXC) Competitors

-2.35 (-1.63%)
(As of 05/28/2024 ET)


Should you be buying SPX Technologies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of SPX Technologies include Lincoln Electric (LECO), NN (NNBR), Global Payments (GPN), Veralto (VLTO), Symbotic (SYM), Broadridge Financial Solutions (BR), Joint Stock Company (KSPI), Aptiv (APTV), Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH), and Seagate Technology (STX).

SPX Technologies vs.

Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) and SPX Technologies (NYSE:SPXC) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

SPX Technologies received 4 more outperform votes than Lincoln Electric when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 59.68% of users gave Lincoln Electric an outperform vote while only 59.25% of users gave SPX Technologies an outperform vote.

Lincoln ElectricOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
SPX TechnologiesOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

Lincoln Electric currently has a consensus target price of $225.29, indicating a potential upside of 13.00%. SPX Technologies has a consensus target price of $141.00, indicating a potential downside of 0.70%. Given SPX Technologies' higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Lincoln Electric is more favorable than SPX Technologies.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lincoln Electric
2 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
SPX Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Lincoln Electric has higher revenue and earnings than SPX Technologies. Lincoln Electric is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than SPX Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lincoln Electric$4.19B2.71$545.25M$9.4221.16
SPX Technologies$1.74B3.77$89.90M$2.0569.26

79.6% of Lincoln Electric shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.8% of SPX Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Lincoln Electric shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.5% of SPX Technologies shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Lincoln Electric has a beta of 1.23, indicating that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SPX Technologies has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Lincoln Electric has a net margin of 13.23% compared to Lincoln Electric's net margin of 5.32%. SPX Technologies' return on equity of 43.81% beat Lincoln Electric's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lincoln Electric13.23% 43.81% 16.50%
SPX Technologies 5.32%18.18%8.46%

In the previous week, Lincoln Electric had 15 more articles in the media than SPX Technologies. MarketBeat recorded 18 mentions for Lincoln Electric and 3 mentions for SPX Technologies. Lincoln Electric's average media sentiment score of 1.10 beat SPX Technologies' score of 0.35 indicating that SPX Technologies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Lincoln Electric
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
5 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
SPX Technologies
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)


Lincoln Electric beats SPX Technologies on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricSPX TechnologiesMetalworking machinery & equipment IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$6.56B$5.26B$6.56B$17.68B
Dividend YieldN/A1.37%3.01%3.53%
P/E Ratio69.2629.3521.3925.83
Price / Sales3.771.78854.7410.26
Price / Cash24.9715.0524.9315.71
Price / Book5.433.484.585.08
Net Income$89.90M$176.65M$117.64M$975.92M
7 Day Performance-1.55%-5.94%-0.48%-1.61%
1 Month Performance16.84%0.52%8.57%4.32%
1 Year Performance85.41%33.51%7.10%23.08%

SPX Technologies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Lincoln Electric
4.3658 of 5 stars
+14.8%$11.52B$4.19B21.4912,000Positive News
3.1689 of 5 stars
+89.9%$162.52M$483.38M-2.323,160Positive News
Gap Up
Global Payments
4.9952 of 5 stars
+1.5%$26.23B$9.65B20.3927,000Analyst Upgrade
2.3234 of 5 stars
N/A$25.23B$5.02B0.0016,000Dividend Announcement
Short Interest ↓
2.769 of 5 stars
Broadridge Financial Solutions
4.2356 of 5 stars
+31.2%$23.70B$6.06B34.2214,700Short Interest ↑
Joint Stock Company
2.3008 of 5 stars
N/A$23.18B$4.19B0.008,772Positive News
4.9928 of 5 stars
-9.8%$22.46B$20.05B7.78154,000Short Interest ↓
Positive News
Booz Allen Hamilton
4.6033 of 5 stars
+60.7%$20.57B$9.26B51.1331,900Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Seagate Technology
3.6396 of 5 stars
+55.5%$19.78B$7.38B-73.0233,400Positive News

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This page (NYSE:SPXC) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by Staff

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