Ocugen (NASDAQ: OCGN) is one of 29 publicly-traded companies in the “Surgical appliances & supplies” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Ocugen to similar companies based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and risk.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

56.3% of shares of all “Surgical appliances & supplies” companies are owned by institutional investors. 19.7% of Ocugen shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.2% of shares of all “Surgical appliances & supplies” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Ocugen N/A -$8.64 million -0.04
Ocugen Competitors $1.39 billion $142.47 million 16.82

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

Risk & Volatility

Ocugen has a beta of 3, meaning that its stock price is 200% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ocugen’s rivals have a beta of 1.13, meaning that their average stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Ocugen and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ocugen 0 0 0 0 N/A
Ocugen Competitors 279 1001 1704 85 2.52

As a group, “Surgical appliances & supplies” companies have a potential upside of 13.68%. Given Ocugen’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Ocugen has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Profitability

This table compares Ocugen and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ocugen N/A -34.96% 18.40%
Ocugen Competitors -125.76% -66.54% -24.99%

Ocugen Company Profile

Ocugen, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering, developing, and commercializing a pipeline of innovative therapies that address rare and underserved eye diseases. The company offers an ophthalmology portfolio that includes novel gene therapies, biologics, and small molecules, as well as targets a range of retinal and ocular surface diseases. Its pipeline includes OCU400 and OCU410 for the treatment of inherited retinal disorders; OCU200 for the treatment of wet-AMD, DME, and diabetic retinopathy; OCU100 for retinitis pigmentosa; and OCU300, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of ocular graft versus host diseases. The company based in Malvern, Pennsylvania.

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