Fenix Parts (NASDAQ: FENX) is one of 32 publicly-traded companies in the “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Fenix Parts to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Fenix Parts and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
Fenix Parts $132.10 million -$4.71 million -0.22
Fenix Parts Competitors $5.85 billion $698.05 million 15.69

Fenix Parts’ rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Fenix Parts. Fenix Parts is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Fenix Parts and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Fenix Parts -3.40% -6.88% -3.58%
Fenix Parts Competitors -95.27% 3.29% -1.03%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

52.3% of Fenix Parts shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.2% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by institutional investors. 16.6% of Fenix Parts shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.3% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Fenix Parts has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fenix Parts’ rivals have a beta of 1.40, meaning that their average share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Fenix Parts and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Fenix Parts 0 1 0 0 2.00
Fenix Parts Competitors 143 885 1418 37 2.54

As a group, “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies have a potential upside of 0.31%. Given Fenix Parts’ rivals stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Fenix Parts has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Summary

Fenix Parts rivals beat Fenix Parts on 10 of the 12 factors compared.

Fenix Parts Company Profile

Fenix Parts, Inc. is engaged in auto recycling business. The Company recovers and resells original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts, components and systems, such as engines, transmissions, radiators, trunks, lamps and seats reclaimed from damaged, totaled or low value vehicles. The Company operates through Automobile Recycling segment. The Company purchases its vehicles primarily at auto salvage auctions. Upon receipt of vehicles, the Company inventories and then dismantles the vehicles and sells the recycled components. Its customers include collision repair shops (body shops), mechanical repair shops, auto dealerships and individual retail customers. The Company also generates a portion of its revenue from the sale as scrap of the unusable parts and materials, from the sale of used cars and motorcycles, the sale of aftermarket parts, and from the sale of extended warranty contracts.

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