Air Transport Services Group (NASDAQ: ATSG) is one of 42 public companies in the “TRANSPORT-AIR” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Air Transport Services Group to similar companies based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and risk.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Air Transport Services Group and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Air Transport Services Group||$1.07 billion||$18.49 million||-105.68|
|Air Transport Services Group Competitors||$13.49 billion||$890.16 million||9.91|
Risk and Volatility
Air Transport Services Group has a beta of 1.74, suggesting that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Air Transport Services Group’s competitors have a beta of 1.17, suggesting that their average share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares Air Transport Services Group and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Air Transport Services Group||1.73%||18.48%||4.20%|
|Air Transport Services Group Competitors||6.23%||32.36%||5.04%|
This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Air Transport Services Group and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Air Transport Services Group||0||3||3||0||2.50|
|Air Transport Services Group Competitors||368||1515||2301||166||2.52|
Air Transport Services Group currently has a consensus target price of $27.17, indicating a potential upside of 16.85%. As a group, “TRANSPORT-AIR” companies have a potential upside of 14.20%. Given Air Transport Services Group’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Air Transport Services Group is more favorable than its competitors.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
89.8% of Air Transport Services Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.7% of shares of all “TRANSPORT-AIR” companies are owned by institutional investors. 2.2% of Air Transport Services Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.4% of shares of all “TRANSPORT-AIR” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
Air Transport Services Group competitors beat Air Transport Services Group on 9 of the 13 factors compared.
Air Transport Services Group Company Profile
Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG) is a holding company. The Company provides airline operations, aircraft leases, aircraft maintenance and other support services primarily to the cargo transportation and package delivery industries. It offers aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) for specified cargo operations. Its segments include ACMI Services and CAM. Through its subsidiaries, it offers a range of complementary services to delivery companies, freight forwarders, airlines and government customers. Its leasing subsidiary, Cargo Aircraft Management, Inc. (CAM) leases cargo aircraft to its airlines, as well as to non-affiliated airlines and other lessees. Airborne Global Solutions, Inc. (AGS) is its subsidiary that assists the Company’s businesses in marketing plans and provides sales leads to its subsidiaries by identifying customers’ business and operational requirements. It owns two airlines, ABX Air, Inc. (ABX) and Air Transport International, Inc. (ATI).
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