Critical Comparison: Federal-Mogul (FDML) vs. Its Rivals
Federal-Mogul (NASDAQ: FDML) is one of 27 public companies in the “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Federal-Mogul to related companies based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and profitability.
This table compares Federal-Mogul and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Insider and Institutional Ownership
98.5% of Federal-Mogul shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.3% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by institutional investors. 82.1% of Federal-Mogul shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.8% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Federal-Mogul and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
As a group, “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies have a potential upside of 0.49%. Given Federal-Mogul’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Federal-Mogul has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Federal-Mogul and its competitors gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Federal-Mogul Competitors||$5.80 billion||$324.11 million||119.45|
Federal-Mogul’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Federal-Mogul. Federal-Mogul is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
Federal-Mogul beats its competitors on 5 of the 8 factors compared.
Federal-Mogul Company Profile
Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp, formerly Federal-Mogul Corporation, is a global supplier of technology and innovation in vehicle and industrial products for fuel economy, emissions reduction and safety systems. The Company serves original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and servicers (OES) (collectively OE) of automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, off-road, agricultural, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial equipment, as well as the worldwide aftermarket. As of December 31, 2012, the Company had OEM products included on more than 300 global vehicle platforms and more than 700 global powertrains used in light, medium and heavy-duty vehicles. The Company offers brands, OE replacement and premium products for all aftermarket customers.
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