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Westport Fuel Systems (WPRT) Competitors

C$8.10
+0.05 (+0.62%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

WPRT vs. XTC, CJR.B, TRZ, PNC.A, KEG.UN, PNC.B, SRV.UN, DII.B, SXP, and TCL.B

Should you be buying Westport Fuel Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Westport Fuel Systems include Exco Technologies (XTC), Corus Entertainment (CJR.B), Transat A.T. (TRZ), Postmedia Network Canada (PNC.A), Keg Royalties Income Fund (KEG.UN), Postmedia Network Canada Corp Class NC (PNC.B), SIR Royalty Income Fund (SRV.UN), Dorel Industries (DII.B), Supremex (SXP), and Transcontinental (TCL.B). These companies are all part of the "consumer cyclical" sector.

Westport Fuel Systems vs.

Westport Fuel Systems (TSE:WPRT) and Exco Technologies (TSE:XTC) are both small-cap consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, community ranking, profitability, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings and institutional ownership.

Westport Fuel Systems presently has a consensus target price of C$10.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.46%. Exco Technologies has a consensus target price of C$13.00, indicating a potential upside of 80.06%. Given Exco Technologies' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Exco Technologies is more favorable than Westport Fuel Systems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Westport Fuel Systems
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Exco Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Exco Technologies has a net margin of 4.30% compared to Westport Fuel Systems' net margin of -14.98%. Exco Technologies' return on equity of 7.51% beat Westport Fuel Systems' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Westport Fuel Systems-14.98% -27.29% -6.12%
Exco Technologies 4.30%7.51%4.87%

In the previous week, Westport Fuel Systems' average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Exco Technologies'average media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
Westport Fuel Systems Neutral
Exco Technologies Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Westport Fuel SystemsC$331.80M0.42-C$49.72M-C$3.94-2.06
Exco TechnologiesC$636.92M0.44C$27.40MC$0.7110.17

12.9% of Westport Fuel Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.5% of Exco Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 10.9% of Westport Fuel Systems shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 51.1% of Exco Technologies shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Westport Fuel Systems has a beta of 2.99, suggesting that its stock price is 199% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Exco Technologies has a beta of 1.18, suggesting that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Exco Technologies received 136 more outperform votes than Westport Fuel Systems when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.27% of users gave Westport Fuel Systems an outperform vote while only 53.76% of users gave Exco Technologies an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Westport Fuel SystemsOutperform Votes
93
63.27%
Underperform Votes
54
36.73%
Exco TechnologiesOutperform Votes
229
53.76%
Underperform Votes
197
46.24%

Summary

Exco Technologies beats Westport Fuel Systems on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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WPRT vs. The Competition

MetricWestport Fuel SystemsAuto Parts IndustryCyclical SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$139.48MC$2.18BC$2.70BC$5.33B
Dividend Yield2.30%2.39%3.91%5.53%
P/E Ratio-2.0689.72315.4024.30
Price / Sales0.4244.85240.961,273.96
Price / Cash2.518.5326.2379.30
Price / Book0.874.172.343.12
Net Income-C$49.72MC$152.72MC$190.26MC$300.12M
7 Day Performance-3.23%0.06%0.01%-0.50%
1 Month Performance-0.25%2.92%1.34%16.38%
1 Year Performance636.36%5.63%8.77%19.02%

Westport Fuel Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
XTC
Exco Technologies
0 of 5 stars
C$7.26
-0.5%
C$13.00
+79.1%
+2.4%C$282.12MC$636.92M10.235,000
CJR.B
Corus Entertainment
1.3928 of 5 stars
C$0.72
flat
C$1.42
+97.0%
-62.4%C$141.18MC$1.45B-0.333,200News Coverage
TRZ
Transat A.T.
0.0232 of 5 stars
C$3.64
+0.6%
C$3.29
-9.7%
+9.9%C$140.94MC$3.17B-4.855,000
PNC.A
Postmedia Network Canada
0 of 5 stars
C$1.34
flat
N/AN/AC$132.42MC$428.94M-1.972,834
KEG.UN
Keg Royalties Income Fund
0 of 5 stars
C$14.70
+0.1%
N/A-7.9%C$166.85MC$34.05M18.15N/A
PNC.B
Postmedia Network Canada Corp Class NC
0 of 5 stars
C$1.23
flat
N/AN/AC$121.46MC$428.94M-1.812,834News Coverage
SRV.UN
SIR Royalty Income Fund
0 of 5 stars
C$14.42
+0.8%
N/A-16.1%C$120.84MC$11.07M6.74N/ADividend Announcement
Positive News
DII.B
Dorel Industries
1.8865 of 5 stars
C$6.47
-1.5%
C$9.50
+46.8%
+86.0%C$183.88MC$1.39B-2.499,200
SXP
Supremex
2.3715 of 5 stars
C$4.14
-1.2%
C$5.00
+20.8%
-35.2%C$105.20MC$302.19M6.181,000
TCL.B
Transcontinental
0 of 5 stars
C$13.98
flat
N/AN/AC$186.77MC$2.91B12.269,000

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