Fenix Parts (OTCMKTS: FENX) is one of 27 publicly-traded companies in the “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Fenix Parts to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and earnings.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Fenix Parts and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Fenix Parts $132.10 million -$42.86 million -0.10
Fenix Parts Competitors $5.80 billion $324.32 million 117.91

Fenix Parts’ peers have higher revenue and earnings than Fenix Parts. Fenix Parts 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.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

4.7% of Fenix Parts shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.4% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by institutional investors. 16.6% of Fenix Parts shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 18.4% of shares of all “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Fenix Parts has a beta of 0.46, indicating that its stock price is 54% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fenix Parts’ peers have a beta of 1.32, indicating that their average stock price is 32% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Fenix Parts and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Fenix Parts 0 0 0 0 N/A
Fenix Parts Competitors 156 962 1496 39 2.53

As a group, “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” companies have a potential upside of 12.15%. Given Fenix Parts’ peers higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Fenix Parts has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Fenix Parts -30.56% -66.11% -34.71%
Fenix Parts Competitors -112.46% -38.22% -2.98%

Summary

Fenix Parts peers beat Fenix Parts on 8 of the 9 factors compared.

About Fenix Parts

Fenix Parts, Inc. is engaged in auto recycling business. The Company recovers and resells original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts, components and systems, such as engines, transmissions, radiators, trunks, lamps and seats reclaimed from damaged, totaled or low value vehicles. The Company operates through Automobile Recycling segment. The Company purchases its vehicles primarily at auto salvage auctions. Upon receipt of vehicles, the Company inventories and then dismantles the vehicles and sells the recycled components. Its customers include collision repair shops (body shops), mechanical repair shops, auto dealerships and individual retail customers. The Company also generates a portion of its revenue from the sale as scrap of the unusable parts and materials, from the sale of used cars and motorcycles, the sale of aftermarket parts, and from the sale of extended warranty contracts.

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