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Expro Group (XPRO) Competitors

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(As of 06/20/2024 ET)


Should you be buying Expro Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Expro Group include Liberty Energy (LBRT), Oceaneering International (OII), Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX), RPC (RES), ProFrac (ACDC), Select Water Solutions (WTTR), ProFrac (PFHC), ProPetro (PUMP), National Energy Services Reunited (NESR), and Core Laboratories (CLB). These companies are all part of the "oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified" industry.

Expro Group vs.

Expro Group (NYSE:XPRO) and Liberty Energy (NYSE:LBRT) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, media sentiment, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, community ranking, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Liberty Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Expro Group. Expro Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Liberty Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Expro Group$1.51B1.64-$23.36M-$0.18-124.89
Liberty Energy$4.75B0.71$556.32M$2.747.42

In the previous week, Liberty Energy had 1 more articles in the media than Expro Group. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Liberty Energy and 5 mentions for Expro Group. Liberty Energy's average media sentiment score of 1.55 beat Expro Group's score of 0.73 indicating that Liberty Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Expro Group
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Liberty Energy
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive

Liberty Energy received 332 more outperform votes than Expro Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 62.43% of users gave Liberty Energy an outperform vote while only 28.00% of users gave Expro Group an outperform vote.

Expro GroupOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Liberty EnergyOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

Liberty Energy has a net margin of 10.43% compared to Expro Group's net margin of -1.26%. Liberty Energy's return on equity of 26.46% beat Expro Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Expro Group-1.26% 0.76% 0.49%
Liberty Energy 10.43%26.46%15.66%

92.1% of Expro Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.2% of Liberty Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 1.5% of Expro Group shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of Liberty Energy shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Expro Group currently has a consensus target price of $27.25, indicating a potential upside of 21.22%. Liberty Energy has a consensus target price of $25.50, indicating a potential upside of 25.49%. Given Liberty Energy's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Liberty Energy is more favorable than Expro Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Expro Group
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Liberty Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Expro Group has a beta of 0.98, meaning that its share price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Liberty Energy has a beta of 1.82, meaning that its share price is 82% more volatile than the S&P 500.


Liberty Energy beats Expro Group on 16 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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XPRO vs. The Competition

MetricExpro GroupOil & gas field services IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.48B$4.97B$7.94B$17.80B
Dividend YieldN/A1.91%11.72%3.64%
P/E Ratio-124.8912.3611.5424.31
Price / Sales1.640.89117.5615.67
Price / Cash13.946.6910.8319.25
Price / Book1.921.493.364.82
Net Income-$23.36M$306.70M$966.80M$975.35M
7 Day Performance6.95%1.36%-0.09%0.92%
1 Month Performance-2.68%-9.41%-3.51%-3.84%
1 Year Performance37.66%8.56%0.65%7.94%

Expro Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Liberty Energy
4.9049 of 5 stars
+52.3%$3.43B$4.56B7.515,500Analyst Revision
Positive News
Oceaneering International
3.2425 of 5 stars
+22.8%$2.17B$2.42B20.1710,100Positive News
Helix Energy Solutions Group
4.3651 of 5 stars
+55.7%$1.59B$1.29B-49.662,531Positive News
1.8917 of 5 stars
2.6843 of 5 stars
-41.3%$1.22B$2.63B-8.222,949Short Interest ↑
Select Water Solutions
4.3065 of 5 stars
0 of 5 stars
N/A-41.3%$1.09B$1.38B0.002,522High Trading Volume
3.2658 of 5 stars
National Energy Services Reunited
0 of 5 stars
N/A+196.2%$883.50M$1.15B0.006,231Positive News
Gap Down
Core Laboratories
0.404 of 5 stars

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This page (NYSE:XPRO) was last updated on 6/21/2024 by Staff

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