Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación (VLRS) Competitors

$8.75
+0.25 (+2.94%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

VLRS vs. SNCY, HA, ALGT, SAVE, ULCC, JBLU, AZUL, ASC, TK, and TNP

Should you be buying Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación include Sun Country Airlines (SNCY), Hawaiian (HA), Allegiant Travel (ALGT), Spirit Airlines (SAVE), Frontier Group (ULCC), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), Azul (AZUL), Ardmore Shipping (ASC), Teekay (TK), and Tsakos Energy Navigation (TNP). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación vs.

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación (NYSE:VLRS) and Sun Country Airlines (NASDAQ:SNCY) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, media sentiment, community ranking and earnings.

Sun Country Airlines has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación. Sun Country Airlines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación$3.26B0.24$7.82M$0.979.02
Sun Country Airlines$1.05B0.54$72.18M$1.228.81

Sun Country Airlines has a net margin of 6.48% compared to Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación's net margin of 3.40%. Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación's return on equity of 54.46% beat Sun Country Airlines' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación3.40% 54.46% 2.20%
Sun Country Airlines 6.48%14.35%4.67%

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación has a beta of 2.49, suggesting that its stock price is 149% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sun Country Airlines has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación had 8 more articles in the media than Sun Country Airlines. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación and 3 mentions for Sun Country Airlines. Sun Country Airlines' average media sentiment score of 0.50 beat Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación's score of -0.05 indicating that Sun Country Airlines is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
3 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Sun Country Airlines
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación currently has a consensus price target of $12.22, indicating a potential upside of 39.66%. Sun Country Airlines has a consensus price target of $19.17, indicating a potential upside of 78.29%. Given Sun Country Airlines' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Sun Country Airlines is more favorable than Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Sun Country Airlines
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación received 344 more outperform votes than Sun Country Airlines when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.49% of users gave Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación an outperform vote while only 33.33% of users gave Sun Country Airlines an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Controladora Vuela Compañía de AviaciónOutperform Votes
365
64.49%
Underperform Votes
201
35.51%
Sun Country AirlinesOutperform Votes
21
33.33%
Underperform Votes
42
66.67%

53.3% of Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación shares are held by institutional investors. 2.5% of Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.5% of Sun Country Airlines 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.

Summary

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación beats Sun Country Airlines 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 VLRS 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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VLRS vs. The Competition

MetricControladora Vuela Compañía de AviaciónAir transportation, scheduled IndustryTransportation SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$746.18M$19.78B$10.53B$18.04B
Dividend YieldN/A2.75%3.59%3.44%
P/E Ratio9.028.0419.7721.74
Price / Sales0.241.6623.5010.69
Price / Cash1.4833.6616.0119.46
Price / Book2.771.932.236.01
Net Income$7.82M$658.30M$668.17M$966.25M
7 Day Performance1.51%-0.05%1.86%1.87%
1 Month Performance11.46%-0.09%8.10%7.16%
1 Year Performance-34.06%-2.20%16.88%21.68%

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SNCY
Sun Country Airlines
4.1436 of 5 stars
$12.32
-12.4%
$19.60
+59.1%
-41.0%$656.53M$1.05B10.102,783Gap Down
HA
Hawaiian
0.211 of 5 stars
$12.50
+1.8%
$11.33
-9.3%
+69.1%$648.13M$2.72B-2.167,362Analyst Revision
ALGT
Allegiant Travel
4.6823 of 5 stars
$53.89
-4.2%
$89.75
+66.5%
-49.0%$982.42M$2.51B8.535,643Ex-Dividend
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume
SAVE
Spirit Airlines
0.3157 of 5 stars
$3.31
-1.2%
$4.76
+43.9%
-76.0%$362.45M$5.36B-0.8113,167Analyst Forecast
Options Volume
Analyst Revision
ULCC
Frontier Group
1.5726 of 5 stars
$6.00
-1.6%
$7.28
+21.4%
-27.7%$1.34B$3.59B-50.007,235News Coverage
JBLU
JetBlue Airways
1.5405 of 5 stars
$5.66
-4.6%
$5.68
+0.3%
-16.3%$1.93B$9.62B-2.2923,388Short Interest ↑
AZUL
Azul
1.4358 of 5 stars
$6.42
+0.5%
$12.26
+91.0%
-31.6%$2.71B$3.74B-6.9014,247Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
ASC
Ardmore Shipping
3.4088 of 5 stars
$17.62
-0.2%
$21.00
+19.2%
+80.0%$715.70M$395.98M6.4556Analyst Upgrade
TK
Teekay
0 of 5 stars
$7.67
+0.4%
N/A+59.1%$694.85M$1.46B5.012,300
TNP
Tsakos Energy Navigation
1.7897 of 5 stars
$26.48
0.0%
$30.00
+13.3%
+73.9%$781.43M$889.57M2.941,500News Coverage

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This page (NYSE:VLRS) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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