Entegris (ENTG) versus its Peers Critical Contrast
Entegris (NASDAQ: ENTG) is one of 21 publicly-traded companies in the “Semiconductor Equipment & Testing” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Entegris to similar businesses based off the strength of its valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and profitability.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Entegris and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||EBITDA||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Entegris||$1.25 billion||$298.17 million||30.30|
|Entegris Competitors||$1.98 billion||$516.04 million||8.39|
Entegris’ competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Entegris. Entegris is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently the more expensive than other companies in its industry.
This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Entegris and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Entegris presently has a consensus price target of $27.14, suggesting a potential upside of 6.65%. All “Semiconductor Equipment & Testing” companies have a potential upside of 14.97%. Given Entegris’ competitors higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Entegris has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
This table compares Entegris and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Risk and Volatility
Entegris has a beta of 1.46, meaning that its stock price is 46% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Entegris’ competitors have a beta of 1.18, meaning that their average stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
95.3% of Entegris shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of shares of all “Semiconductor Equipment & Testing” companies are held by institutional investors. 1.7% of Entegris shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 13.9% of shares of all “Semiconductor Equipment & Testing” companies 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.
Entegris beats its competitors on 8 of the 13 factors compared.
Entegris, Inc. is a global developer, manufacturer and supplier of microcontamination control products, specialty chemicals and materials handling solutions for manufacturing processes in the semiconductor and other high-technology industries. The Company operates in three business segments: Specialty Chemicals and Engineered Materials (SCEM), Advanced Materials Handling (AMH) and Microcontamination Control (MC). The SCEM segment provides process chemistries, gases, materials and delivery systems to support semiconductor and other manufacturing processes. The AMH segment develops solutions to monitor, protect, transport, and deliver critical liquid chemistries and substrates for a set of applications in the semiconductor industry and other high-technology industries. AMH offers wafer solutions, chemical containers and fluidics. MC offers solutions to purify critical liquid chemistries and gases used in semiconductor manufacturing processes and other high-technology industries.
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