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PHX Energy Services (PHX) Competitors

C$10.15
-0.13 (-1.26%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

PHX vs. CET, PD, ESI, XDC, WRG, SDI, AKT.A, QI, CEU, and HWX

Should you be buying PHX Energy Services stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PHX Energy Services include Cathedral Energy Services (CET), Precision Drilling (PD), Ensign Energy Services (ESI), Xtreme Drilling (XDC), Western Energy Services (WRG), Stampede Drilling (SDI), AKITA Drilling (AKT.A), Q Investments (QI), CES Energy Solutions (CEU), and Headwater Exploration (HWX).

PHX Energy Services vs.

Cathedral Energy Services (TSE:CET) and PHX Energy Services (TSE:PHX) are both small-cap energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, community ranking, dividends, media sentiment and analyst recommendations.

Cathedral Energy Services presently has a consensus target price of C$1.80, indicating a potential downside of 73.13%. PHX Energy Services has a consensus target price of C$11.42, indicating a potential upside of 12.48%. Given Cathedral Energy Services' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe PHX Energy Services is more favorable than Cathedral Energy Services.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cathedral Energy Services
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
PHX Energy Services
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

PHX Energy Services has a net margin of 14.26% compared to PHX Energy Services' net margin of 3.71%. Cathedral Energy Services' return on equity of 45.23% beat PHX Energy Services' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cathedral Energy Services3.71% 12.31% 8.07%
PHX Energy Services 14.26%45.23%11.66%

14.1% of Cathedral Energy Services shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 23.4% of PHX Energy Services shares are held by institutional investors. 21.6% of Cathedral Energy Services shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 11.9% of PHX Energy Services shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Cathedral Energy Services pays an annual dividend of C$0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. PHX Energy Services pays an annual dividend of C$0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.9%. Cathedral Energy Services pays out 200.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. PHX Energy Services pays out 41.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. PHX Energy Services is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

PHX Energy Services received 20 more outperform votes than Cathedral Energy Services when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 66.76% of users gave Cathedral Energy Services an outperform vote while only 61.75% of users gave PHX Energy Services an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Cathedral Energy ServicesOutperform Votes
227
66.76%
Underperform Votes
113
33.24%
PHX Energy ServicesOutperform Votes
247
61.75%
Underperform Votes
153
38.25%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cathedral Energy ServicesC$577.31M2.79C$21.42MC$0.0883.75
PHX Energy ServicesC$656.44M0.73C$93.62MC$1.915.31

In the previous week, PHX Energy Services had 1 more articles in the media than Cathedral Energy Services. MarketBeat recorded 2 mentions for PHX Energy Services and 1 mentions for Cathedral Energy Services. PHX Energy Services' average media sentiment score of 1.53 beat Cathedral Energy Services' score of 0.99 indicating that Cathedral Energy Services is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Cathedral Energy Services
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
PHX Energy Services
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Cathedral Energy Services has a beta of 2.64, indicating that its share price is 164% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PHX Energy Services has a beta of 2.37, indicating that its share price is 137% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

PHX Energy Services beats Cathedral Energy Services on 13 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricPHX Energy ServicesOil & Gas Drilling IndustryEnergy SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$482.02MC$465.52MC$3.83BC$5.49B
Dividend Yield9.17%16.50%7.09%5.58%
P/E Ratio5.3110.63205.5724.44
Price / Sales0.73691.1919,533.672,007.47
Price / Cash14.3726.3668.4280.09
Price / Book2.172.541.523.44
Net IncomeC$93.62MC$56.12MC$440.14MC$287.45M
7 Day Performance7.98%3.53%-0.90%0.11%
1 Month Performance14.30%40.51%3.17%4.45%
1 Year Performance45.00%46.48%15.44%26.05%

PHX Energy Services Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CET
Cathedral Energy Services
1.28 of 5 stars
1.28 / 5 stars
C$6.74
-0.9%
C$1.80
-73.3%
+709.5%C$1.62BC$577.31M84.2547,230News Coverage
Positive News
PD
Precision Drilling
3.6181 of 5 stars
3.62 / 5 stars
C$98.63
+1.0%
C$125.70
+27.4%
+30.6%C$1.43BC$1.91B5.985,000News Coverage
ESI
Ensign Energy Services
3.4815 of 5 stars
3.48 / 5 stars
C$2.32
+3.6%
C$3.70
+59.5%
+5.7%C$424.93MC$1.74B12.214,160
XDC
Xtreme Drilling
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/AC$142.47MC$79.18M-2.18N/AGap Down
WRG
Western Energy Services
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$2.75
+2.6%
C$2.75
N/AC$93.06MC$216.19M-9.48675Upcoming Earnings
SDI
Stampede Drilling
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$0.24
-4.1%
N/A+4.3%C$50.28MC$85.96M4.70328Upcoming Earnings
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
AKT.A
AKITA Drilling
2.3291 of 5 stars
2.33 / 5 stars
C$1.29
-0.8%
C$3.25
+151.9%
-10.0%C$49.12MC$206.78M4.451,085Gap Up
QI
Q Investments
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$0.29
-27.5%
N/A+0.0%C$26.71MC$-570,770.00-1.63N/ANews Coverage
Gap Down
CEU
CES Energy Solutions
1.904 of 5 stars
1.90 / 5 stars
C$7.48
+1.2%
C$7.94
+6.1%
+192.6%C$1.76BC$2.19B10.542,123Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Positive News
HWX
Headwater Exploration
3.169 of 5 stars
3.17 / 5 stars
C$7.33
-0.1%
C$9.46
+29.1%
+1.0%C$1.74BC$448.86M10.6235

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This page (TSE:PHX) was last updated on 7/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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