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EcoSynthetix (ECO) Competitors

C$4.73
-0.02 (-0.42%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)

ECO vs. NEO, VNP, BOS, CHE.UN, TBL, ADN, GGD, GAU, VGCX, and AR

Should you be buying EcoSynthetix stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of EcoSynthetix include Neo Performance Materials (NEO), 5N Plus (VNP), AirBoss of America (BOS), Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund (CHE.UN), Taiga Building Products (TBL), Acadian Timber (ADN), GoGold Resources (GGD), Galiano Gold (GAU), Victoria Gold (VGCX), and Argonaut Gold (AR). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

EcoSynthetix vs.

Neo Performance Materials (TSE:NEO) and EcoSynthetix (TSE:ECO) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, media sentiment, valuation, dividends, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and community ranking.

In the previous week, EcoSynthetix had 3 more articles in the media than Neo Performance Materials. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for EcoSynthetix and 0 mentions for Neo Performance Materials. Neo Performance Materials' average media sentiment score of -0.14 beat EcoSynthetix's score of -0.27 indicating that EcoSynthetix is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Neo Performance Materials Neutral
EcoSynthetix Neutral

29.5% of Neo Performance Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.8% of EcoSynthetix shares are owned by institutional investors. 20.6% of Neo Performance Materials shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.0% of EcoSynthetix shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

EcoSynthetix has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Neo Performance Materials. EcoSynthetix is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Neo Performance Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Neo Performance MaterialsC$602.04M0.50-C$14.37M-C$0.47-15.09
EcoSynthetixC$15.43M17.94-C$2.89M-C$0.07-67.57

Neo Performance Materials has a beta of 1.47, indicating that its share price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, EcoSynthetix has a beta of 0.91, indicating that its share price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500.

EcoSynthetix received 231 more outperform votes than Neo Performance Materials when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 78.39% of users gave EcoSynthetix an outperform vote while only 32.43% of users gave Neo Performance Materials an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Neo Performance MaterialsOutperform Votes
12
32.43%
Underperform Votes
25
67.57%
EcoSynthetixOutperform Votes
243
78.39%
Underperform Votes
67
21.61%

Neo Performance Materials presently has a consensus price target of C$12.20, indicating a potential upside of 72.07%. Given EcoSynthetix's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Neo Performance Materials is more favorable than EcoSynthetix.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Neo Performance Materials
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67
EcoSynthetix
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Neo Performance Materials has a net margin of -2.39% compared to Neo Performance Materials' net margin of -18.72%. EcoSynthetix's return on equity of -3.14% beat Neo Performance Materials' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Neo Performance Materials-2.39% -3.14% 2.51%
EcoSynthetix -18.72%-6.63%-5.38%

Summary

Neo Performance Materials beats EcoSynthetix on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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ECO vs. The Competition

MetricEcoSynthetixSpecialty Chemicals IndustryMaterials SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$276.85MC$9.12BC$2.64BC$5.12B
Dividend YieldN/A4.34%5.57%5.65%
P/E Ratio-67.57152.9687.8924.01
Price / Sales17.941,211.391,175,870.301,386.56
Price / Cash8.9017.9723.3079.35
Price / Book6.6610.403.292.59
Net Income-C$2.89MC$145.05MC$195.42MC$294.61M
7 Day Performance-8.51%-0.43%0.01%0.42%
1 Month Performance-11.26%-3.23%-2.57%1.37%
1 Year Performance21.59%20.56%164.30%2.78%

EcoSynthetix Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NEO
Neo Performance Materials
2.0431 of 5 stars
C$7.30
+0.7%
C$12.20
+67.1%
-31.4%C$309.67MC$602.04M-15.531,870
VNP
5N Plus
2.6809 of 5 stars
C$4.49
+4.2%
C$5.33
+18.8%
+66.7%C$398.26MC$238.35M56.13766Analyst Revision
BOS
AirBoss of America
0.8784 of 5 stars
C$5.18
+0.4%
C$5.88
+13.4%
-46.8%C$140.53MC$450.78M16.711,295Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
CHE.UN
Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund
2.6014 of 5 stars
C$8.19
-0.4%
C$11.70
+42.9%
-12.0%C$956.35MC$1.85B5.391,525Dividend Increase
TBL
Taiga Building Products
0 of 5 stars
C$3.02
+0.7%
N/A+0.3%C$326.07MC$1.71B5.30576
ADN
Acadian Timber
0.7531 of 5 stars
C$16.59
+1.8%
C$18.33
+10.5%
+8.1%C$286.18MC$93.48M9.655
GGD
GoGold Resources
1.3903 of 5 stars
C$1.02
+2.0%
C$3.27
+220.3%
-52.6%C$334.78MC$28.58M-51.00204Positive News
GAU
Galiano Gold
1.354 of 5 stars
C$1.24
+2.5%
C$1.33
+7.5%
+81.7%C$278.96MN/A3.44530
VGCX
Victoria Gold
2.4749 of 5 stars
C$5.22
-2.4%
C$13.88
+165.8%
-37.4%C$347.29MC$416.90M13.74438
AR
Argonaut Gold
0.9052 of 5 stars
C$0.25
+4.3%
C$0.60
+144.9%
-50.5%C$267.05MC$352.76M-0.57522Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
High Trading Volume

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This page (TSE:ECO) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff