Cameron International (NYSE: CAM) is one of 47 public companies in the “Oil Related Services and Equipment” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Cameron International to similar companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and dividends.

Risk and Volatility

Cameron International has a beta of 0.68, meaning that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cameron International’s peers have a beta of 1.59, meaning that their average stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cameron International 7.17% 11.16% 5.17%
Cameron International Competitors -11.83% -5.73% -3.64%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Cameron International and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cameron International 0 0 0 0 N/A
Cameron International Competitors 404 2019 2780 113 2.49

As a group, “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies have a potential upside of 20.42%. Given Cameron International’s peers higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Cameron International has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

67.5% of shares of all “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies are owned by institutional investors. 13.0% of shares of all “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies are owned 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.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Cameron International and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Cameron International N/A N/A 183.36
Cameron International Competitors $1.90 billion -$327.68 million -914.47

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

Summary

Cameron International peers beat Cameron International on 5 of the 8 factors compared.

Cameron International Company Profile

Cameron International Corporation (Cameron), incorporated on November 10, 1994, provides flow equipment products, systems and services to worldwide oil, gas and process industries. The Company operates through four business segments: Subsea, Surface, Drilling and Valves & Measurement (V&M). The Subsea segment delivers integrated solutions, products, systems and services to the subsea oil and gas market, including integrated subsea production systems. Cameron’s Surface segment designs and manufactures wellhead and Christmas tree systemsfor onshore and offshore topside applications – from conventional to high-pressure, high temperature systems, to specialized systems for dry completions and heavy oil. The Drilling segment is a global supplier of integrated drilling systems. The V&M segment’s businesses provide valves and measurement systems. Its businesses serve portions of the upstream, midstream and downstream markets.

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