American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) and Its Rivals Financial Results Comparison

American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) is a company in the Industrial Electrical Equipment industry and that’s how we contrast it to its competitors. The comparing will be based on the profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

58.1% of American Superconductor Corporation’s shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.78% of all Industrial Electrical Equipment’s companies shares are held by institutional investors. 3.4% of American Superconductor Corporation shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 8.35% of all Industrial Electrical Equipment companies shares are held by company insiders.

Profitability

On first table we have American Superconductor Corporation and its competitors’ net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
American Superconductor Corporation 203,479,381.44% 5.60% 3.80%
Industry Average 21.80% 26.70% 8.86%

Valuation & Earnings

In next table we are comparing American Superconductor Corporation and its competitors’ valuation, net income and top-line revenue.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
American Superconductor Corporation 15.79M 8 27.04
Industry Average 145.81M 668.92M 18.22

American Superconductor Corporation has lower revenue, but higher P/E Ratio than its rivals. The business has a higher P/E ratio which is presently more expensive in contrast to its competitors.

Analyst Recommendations

Table 3 shows breakdown of current ratings for American Superconductor Corporation and its competitors.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
American Superconductor Corporation 0 0 0 0.00
Industry Average 1.00 1.50 1.75 2.68

The potential upside of the competitors is 47.87%.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of American Superconductor Corporation and its competitors.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
American Superconductor Corporation -5.75% -2.24% -5.75% -4.37% -27.33% -29.42%
Industry Average 2.90% 10.26% 27.44% 32.35% 48.59% 62.56%

For the past year American Superconductor Corporation has -29.42% weaker performance while American Superconductor Corporation’s competitors have 62.56% stronger performance.

Liquidity

The Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of American Superconductor Corporation are 3 and 2.4. Competitively, American Superconductor Corporation’s rivals have 3.41 and 2.61 for Current and Quick Ratio. American Superconductor Corporation’s peers have better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than American Superconductor Corporation.

Risk & Volatility

A beta of 1.12 shows that American Superconductor Corporation is 12.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500. In other hand, American Superconductor Corporation’s competitors have beta of 1.39 which is 38.92% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500.

Dividends

American Superconductor Corporation does not pay a dividend.

Summary

American Superconductor Corporation’s peers show that they’re better in 5 of the 6 indicators compared to the company itself.