Head to Head Survey: Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) vs. The Competition

Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS: NHYDY) is one of 5 publicly-traded companies in the “Primary aluminum” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Norsk Hydro ASA to related companies based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

How to Become a New Pot Stock Millionaire

This table compares Norsk Hydro ASA and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Norsk Hydro ASA $13.93 billion $1.08 billion 12.17
Norsk Hydro ASA Competitors $11.01 billion $257.18 million 24.92

Norsk Hydro ASA has higher revenue and earnings than its competitors. Norsk Hydro ASA is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Norsk Hydro ASA and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Norsk Hydro ASA 7.97% 9.50% 6.26%
Norsk Hydro ASA Competitors 4.28% 7.07% 3.93%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Norsk Hydro ASA and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Norsk Hydro ASA 1 2 2 0 2.20
Norsk Hydro ASA Competitors 80 244 265 14 2.35

As a group, “Primary aluminum” companies have a potential upside of 21.59%. Given Norsk Hydro ASA’s competitors stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Norsk Hydro ASA has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

0.1% of Norsk Hydro ASA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 32.6% of shares of all “Primary aluminum” companies are held by institutional investors. 0.0% of Norsk Hydro ASA shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of shares of all “Primary aluminum” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Norsk Hydro ASA has a beta of 0.97, suggesting that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Norsk Hydro ASA’s competitors have a beta of 0.83, suggesting that their average share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Norsk Hydro ASA pays an annual dividend of $0.11 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Norsk Hydro ASA pays out 22.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Primary aluminum” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.9% and pay out 22.9% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

Norsk Hydro ASA competitors beat Norsk Hydro ASA on 7 of the 13 factors compared.

Norsk Hydro ASA Company Profile

Norsk Hydro ASA (Hydro) is an integrated aluminum company with operations in various activities along the aluminum industry’s value chain. The Company operates through six segments: Bauxite & Alumina, which includes bauxite mining activities, production of alumina and related commercial activities, primarily the sale of alumina; Primary Metal, which includes primary aluminum production and casting activities; Metal Markets, which include sales activities relating to products from the its primary metal plants and operational responsibility for Hydro’s stand-alone remelters, as well as physical and financial metal trading activities; Rolled Products, which include Hydro’s rolling mills; Energy, which includes energy sourcing for Hydro’s aluminum operations around the world, and Other and eliminations, which consists of its captive insurance company Industriforsikring, its industry parks, internal service providers, operation of Sapa and other activities.

Receive News & Ratings for Norsk Hydro ASA Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Norsk Hydro ASA and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Latest News

SmileyCoin Reaches Market Capitalization of $1.87 Million
SmileyCoin Reaches Market Capitalization of $1.87 Million
DeltaCredits Market Capitalization Reaches $0.00
DeltaCredits Market Capitalization Reaches $0.00
Reviewing Piedmont Office Realty Trust  & Sampo Group
Reviewing Piedmont Office Realty Trust & Sampo Group
Havven  Price Up 28% Over Last 7 Days
Havven Price Up 28% Over Last 7 Days
Head to Head Survey: Roper Technologies  & Mesa Laboratories
Head to Head Survey: Roper Technologies & Mesa Laboratories
Comparing PCM  & The Competition
Comparing PCM & The Competition


© 2006-2018 Ticker Report. Google+.