SunCoke Energy (SXC) versus The Competition Financial Contrast
SunCoke Energy (NYSE: SXC) is one of 26 public companies in the “Steel” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare SunCoke Energy to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.
Risk and Volatility
SunCoke Energy has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SunCoke Energy’s competitors have a beta of 1.42, meaning that their average share price is 42% more volatile than the S&P 500.
90.2% of SunCoke Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.7% of shares of all “Steel” companies are owned by institutional investors. 3.9% of SunCoke Energy shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 12.1% of shares of all “Steel” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This table compares SunCoke Energy and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|SunCoke Energy Competitors||-1,029.35%||3.92%||2.78%|
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for SunCoke Energy and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|SunCoke Energy Competitors||292||859||978||33||2.35|
As a group, “Steel” companies have a potential upside of 10.28%. Given SunCoke Energy’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe SunCoke Energy has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares SunCoke Energy and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||NetIncome||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|SunCoke Energy||$1.22 billion||$14.40 million||140.75|
|SunCoke Energy Competitors||$8.51 billion||$152.20 million||-86.13|
SunCoke Energy’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than SunCoke Energy. SunCoke Energy is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
SunCoke Energy competitors beat SunCoke Energy on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
About SunCoke Energy
SunCoke Energy, Inc. is a producer of coke in the Americas. The Company’s segments include Domestic Coke, Brazil Coke, Coal Logistics, and Corporate and Other. The Domestic Coke segment consists of its Jewell Coke Company, L.P. (Jewell), Indiana Harbor Coke Company (Indiana Harbor), Haverhill Coke Company LLC (Haverhill), Gateway Energy and Coke Company, LLC (Granite City) and Middletown Coke Company, LLC (Middletown) cokemaking and heat recovery operations. The Brazil Coke segment consists of its operations in Vitoria, Brazil, where the Company operate a cokemaking facility, ArcelorMittal Brasil S.A. The Coal Logistics segment consists of its Convent Marine Terminal (CMT), Kanawha River Terminals, LLC (KRT), SunCoke Lake Terminal, LLC (Lake Terminal) and Dismal River Terminal, LLC (DRT) coal handling and/or mixing service operations. It designs, develops, builds, owns and operates five cokemaking facilities in the United States, as of December 31, 2016.
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