Jerash Holdings (US) (NASDAQ:JRSH) and Canada Goose (NYSE:GOOS) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, earnings and dividends.

Dividends

Jerash Holdings (US) pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Canada Goose does not pay a dividend.

Profitability

This table compares Jerash Holdings (US) and Canada Goose’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Jerash Holdings (US) 6.84% 16.08% 13.31%
Canada Goose 15.35% 44.05% 18.62%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

2.1% of Jerash Holdings (US) shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.3% of Canada Goose shares are held by institutional investors. 43.0% of Jerash Holdings (US) shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Jerash Holdings (US) and Canada Goose’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Jerash Holdings (US) $69.29 million 1.13 $10.41 million N/A N/A
Canada Goose $461.08 million 14.59 $74.94 million $0.65 94.34

Canada Goose has higher revenue and earnings than Jerash Holdings (US).

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Jerash Holdings (US) and Canada Goose, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Jerash Holdings (US) 0 0 1 0 3.00
Canada Goose 0 2 7 0 2.78

Canada Goose has a consensus target price of $78.75, indicating a potential upside of 28.42%. Given Canada Goose’s higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Canada Goose is more favorable than Jerash Holdings (US).

Summary

Canada Goose beats Jerash Holdings (US) on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Jerash Holdings (US) Company Profile

Jerash Holdings (US), Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and exports customized and ready-made sports and outerwear. The company offers jackets, polo shirts, crew neck shirts, pants, and shorts made from knitted fabric. It serves various brand-name retailers in the United States, Jordan, and internationally. The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Canada Goose Company Profile

Canada Goose Holdings Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells premium outdoor apparel for men, women, youth, children, and babies. The company operates in two segments, Wholesale and Direct to Consumer. It offers parkas, jackets, shells, vests, knitwear, and accessories for fall, winter, and spring seasons. As of March 31, 2018, it operated 6 retail stores; wholesale channels, which consist of luxury and outdoor retailers and distributors in 38 countries; and its partner-operated retail location in Tokyo, Japan, as well as operated through e-commerce in 12 countries. Canada Goose Holdings Inc. was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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