Corporacion America Airports (NYSE:CAAP) and Saker Aviation Services (OTCMKTS:SKAS) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
12.4% of Corporacion America Airports shares are held by institutional investors. 38.2% of Saker Aviation Services shares are held 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.
This table compares Corporacion America Airports and Saker Aviation Services’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Corporacion America Airports||-0.99%||-1.54%||-0.39%|
|Saker Aviation Services||3.21%||7.26%||5.84%|
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Corporacion America Airports and Saker Aviation Services’ gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Corporacion America Airports||$1.58 billion||0.74||$63.49 million||$0.47||15.49|
|Saker Aviation Services||$12.02 million||0.20||$470,000.00||N/A||N/A|
Corporacion America Airports has higher revenue and earnings than Saker Aviation Services.
This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Corporacion America Airports and Saker Aviation Services, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Corporacion America Airports||0||0||2||0||3.00|
|Saker Aviation Services||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Corporacion America Airports currently has a consensus target price of $13.00, indicating a potential upside of 78.57%. Given Corporacion America Airports’ higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Corporacion America Airports is more favorable than Saker Aviation Services.
Corporacion America Airports beats Saker Aviation Services on 7 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Corporacion America Airports
Corporación América Airports S.A. acquires, develops, and operates airport concessions. It operates 52 airports in Latin America, Europe, and Eurasia. The company was formerly knwona as A.C.I. Airports International S.à r.l. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. Corporación América Airports S.A. is a subsidiary of A.C.I. Airports S.à r.l.
About Saker Aviation Services
Saker Aviation Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the aviation services segment of the general aviation industry in the United States. The company serves as the operator of a heliport, a fixed base operation (FBO); a provider of aircraft maintenance and repair services (MRO); and a consultant for a seaplane base. It also provides ground-based services, such as fueling and aircraft storage for general aviation, commercial, and military aircraft, as well as other miscellaneous services. Its business activities are carried out as the operator of the Downtown Manhattan (New York) Heliport; as a FBO and MRO at the Garden City (Kansas) Regional Airport; and as a consultant to the operator of a seaplane base in New York City. The company was formerly known as FirstFlight, Inc. and changed its name to Saker Aviation Services, Inc. in September 2009. Saker Aviation Services, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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