America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: AMX) is one of 36 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and valuation.

Volatility and Risk

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. has a beta of 0.54, indicating that its share price is 46% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V.’s rivals have a beta of 0.78, indicating that their average share price is 22% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. 4.49% 18.47% 3.26%
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. Competitors -1,004.70% 0.63% -7.75%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. 2 1 5 0 2.38
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. Competitors 516 1587 1758 57 2.35

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. currently has a consensus target price of $16.31, suggesting a potential downside of 13.37%. As a group, “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies have a potential upside of 21.10%. Given America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V.’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

7.6% of America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 40.3% of shares of all “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 12.5% of shares of all “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. pays out 42.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies pay a dividend yield of 2.9% and pay out 57.0% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. $58.22 billion $14.79 billion 26.90
America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. Competitors $29.44 billion $8.63 billion 6.93

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. has higher revenue and earnings than its rivals. America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Summary

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. beats its rivals on 9 of the 15 factors compared.

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. Company Profile

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. is a holding company. The Company provides telecommunications services. Its services include mobile and fixed-line voice services, wireless and fixed data services, Internet access and pay television, sales of equipment, accessories and computers, as well as other related services. Its segments are Mexico Wireless, Mexico Fixed, Brazil, Colombia, Southern Cone, Andean Region, Central America, the Caribbean, the United States and Europe. The Southern Cone segment includes Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. The Andean Region segment includes Ecuador and Peru. The Central America segment includes Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. The Caribbean segment includes the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. The Europe segment includes Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia. It operates in all of its geographic segments under the Claro brand, except in Mexico, the United States and Europe.

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