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QQQ   427.32
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DOW   38,563.80
QQQ   427.32
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Wabash National (WNC) Competitors

$25.45
-0.87 (-3.31%)
(As of 02/20/2024 ET)

WNC vs. LAZR, PHIN, XPEL, BLBD, KAR, AXL, SMP, CHPT, THRM, and CTOS

Should you be buying Wabash National stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Wabash National include Luminar Technologies (LAZR), PHINIA (PHIN), XPEL (XPEL), Blue Bird (BLBD), OPENLANE (KAR), American Axle & Manufacturing (AXL), Standard Motor Products (SMP), ChargePoint (CHPT), Gentherm (THRM), and Custom Truck One Source (CTOS). These companies are all part of the "auto/tires/trucks" sector.

Wabash National vs.

Wabash National (NYSE:WNC) and Luminar Technologies (NASDAQ:LAZR) are both small-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, media sentiment, community ranking, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability.

Wabash National has a net margin of 9.12% compared to Luminar Technologies' net margin of -965.60%. Wabash National's return on equity of 46.87% beat Luminar Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Wabash National9.12% 46.87% 16.98%
Luminar Technologies -965.60%N/A -88.64%

In the previous week, Wabash National had 2 more articles in the media than Luminar Technologies. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for Wabash National and 8 mentions for Luminar Technologies. Luminar Technologies' average media sentiment score of 0.45 beat Wabash National's score of 0.22 indicating that Luminar Technologies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Wabash National
2 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Luminar Technologies
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Wabash National$2.54B0.46$231.25M$4.815.29
Luminar Technologies$40.70M25.08-$445.94M-$1.51-1.68

97.1% of Wabash National shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.8% of Luminar Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of Wabash National shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 29.3% of Luminar Technologies shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Wabash National received 325 more outperform votes than Luminar Technologies when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.36% of users gave Wabash National an outperform vote while only 38.96% of users gave Luminar Technologies an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Wabash NationalOutperform Votes
355
59.36%
Underperform Votes
243
40.64%
Luminar TechnologiesOutperform Votes
30
38.96%
Underperform Votes
47
61.04%

Wabash National has a beta of 1.58, indicating that its stock price is 58% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Luminar Technologies has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Wabash National currently has a consensus target price of $24.00, suggesting a potential downside of 5.70%. Luminar Technologies has a consensus target price of $10.14, suggesting a potential upside of 299.33%. Given Luminar Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Luminar Technologies is more favorable than Wabash National.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Wabash National
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Luminar Technologies
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38

Summary

Wabash National beats Luminar Technologies on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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WNC vs. The Competition

MetricWabash NationalTruck trailers IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.17B$1.17B$15.23B$17.20B
Dividend Yield1.22%1.22%2.43%3.55%
P/E Ratio5.295.2916.7724.88
Price / Sales0.460.4684.846.74
Price / Cash4.394.399.8017.32
Price / Book2.142.142.376.36
Net Income$231.25M$231.25M$1.17B$866.35M
7 Day Performance-3.71%-3.71%0.13%0.51%
1 Month Performance3.37%3.37%1.03%2.75%
1 Year Performance-6.95%-6.95%-17.48%69.08%

Wabash National Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LAZR
Luminar Technologies
2.3805 of 5 stars
$2.53
-11.8%
$10.14
+300.9%
-62.4%$1.02B$40.70M-1.68600Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
PHIN
PHINIA
3.1236 of 5 stars
$30.78
-1.7%
$36.00
+17.0%
N/A$1.44BN/A0.0012,900Positive News
Gap Down
XPEL
XPEL
3.4888 of 5 stars
$52.03
-5.1%
$89.00
+71.1%
-32.6%$1.44B$323.99M29.40818Upcoming Earnings
BLBD
Blue Bird
3.1514 of 5 stars
$30.45
-1.8%
$32.70
+7.4%
+50.0%$980.49M$1.13B16.031,830Gap Down
KAR
OPENLANE
4.5122 of 5 stars
$13.77
-5.3%
$18.75
+36.2%
-2.7%$1.49B$1.52B-8.244,500News Coverage
High Trading Volume
AXL
American Axle & Manufacturing
1.1859 of 5 stars
$7.98
-4.3%
$7.83
-1.8%
-16.6%$934.14M$5.80B-797.2019,000Earnings Report
Gap Down
SMP
Standard Motor Products
3.6329 of 5 stars
$40.05
-2.6%
N/A-2.3%$870.29M$1.37B24.884,900Upcoming Earnings
Gap Down
CHPT
ChargePoint
3.468 of 5 stars
$2.05
-9.7%
$7.23
+252.6%
-83.2%$856.96M$468.09M-1.651,650Gap Down
THRM
Gentherm
3.095 of 5 stars
$48.25
-5.4%
$65.25
+35.2%
-32.6%$1.58B$1.20B89.3514,568Gap Down
CTOS
Custom Truck One Source
3.4259 of 5 stars
$6.59
-4.8%
$9.20
+39.6%
-7.6%$1.60B$1.57B23.542,270Positive News

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This page (NYSE:WNC) was last updated on 2/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff