Endologix (NASDAQ: ELGX) is one of 19 public companies in the “Medical Devices & Implants” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Endologix to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, valuation, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Endologix and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Endologix 0 9 0 0 2.00
Endologix Competitors 109 727 1024 10 2.50

Endologix currently has a consensus price target of $6.17, suggesting a potential upside of 18.14%. As a group, “Medical Devices & Implants” companies have a potential upside of 35.74%. Given Endologix’s peers stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Endologix has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Endologix and its peers top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
Endologix $192.93 million -$154.67 million -5.61
Endologix Competitors $1.67 billion $207.58 million 77.56

Endologix’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Endologix. Endologix is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Risk and Volatility

Endologix has a beta of 0.69, meaning that its stock price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Endologix’s peers have a beta of 0.47, meaning that their average stock price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

98.0% of Endologix shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 57.4% of shares of all “Medical Devices & Implants” companies are held by institutional investors. 4.1% of Endologix shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.2% of shares of all “Medical Devices & Implants” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Endologix and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Endologix -41.60% -52.18% -13.70%
Endologix Competitors -97.44% -91.73% -29.33%

Summary

Endologix peers beat Endologix on 7 of the 12 factors compared.

Endologix Company Profile

Endologix, Inc. is engaged in developing, manufacturing, marketing and selling medical devices for the treatment of aortic disorders. The Company’s products are intended for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). The AAA products are built on one of two platforms, including traditional minimally invasive endovascular repair (EVAR) or endovascular sealing (EVAS), its solution for sealing the aneurysm sac while maintaining blood flow through two blood flow lumens. The EVAR products include the Endologix AFX Endovascular AAA System (AFX), the VELA Proximal Endograft (VELA) and the Endologix Powerlink with Intuitrak Delivery System (Intuitrak). The EVAS product is the Nellix EndoVascular Aneurysm Sealing System (Nellix EVAS System). It offers accessories to facilitate the optimal delivery of its EVAR products, including compatible guidewires, snares, and catheter introducer sheaths.

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