IHI (OTCMKTS: IHICY) and Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk and valuation.
This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for IHI and Intevac, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
IHI pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Intevac does not pay a dividend. IHI pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
70.3% of Intevac shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.9% of Intevac shares 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.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares IHI and Intevac’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|IHI||$13.75 billion||0.39||$48.79 million||$0.14||61.50|
|Intevac||$112.85 million||1.24||$4.11 million||$0.17||36.76|
IHI has higher revenue and earnings than Intevac. Intevac is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than IHI, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
This table compares IHI and Intevac’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Intevac beats IHI on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
IHI Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells machinery and equipment in Japan, the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It offers boilers, components for nuclear power plants, facilities for nuclear fuel cycle plants, gas turbine/diesel engines/gas engines, environment responsive systems, and lithium-ion batteries. The company also provides LNG receiving terminals and storage tanks; equipment for plants and reactors; and engineering, procurement, construction, and start-up services for process and pharmaceutical plants. In addition, it offers bridges, water gates, and steel structures; shield tunneling machines, concrete construction materials, automated people movers, light rail transit, and other products; and security and environmental monitoring systems, as well as constructs and refurbishes offshore units and marine structures. Further, the company provides air and process gas compressors, separators, dehydrators, filters, and cryogenic products; turbochargers for vehicles and ships; parking and logistics systems, materials handling equipment, and construction machinery; steelmaking equipment, such as industrial furnaces and stepping cylinders; thermal and surface treatment equipment, factory automation systems, slitters, rubber and film calender lines, pulp and paper machinery, lubricating systems, and grid scale energy storage systems; and agricultural machines, motors, and lawn mowers. Additionally, it offers aero engines and air traffic control systems; and rockets, rocket and satellite propulsion systems, systems for satellites, space station-related equipment, ground test facilities, sample containers, etc., as well as engage in real estate rental and sales business. The company was formerly known as Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and changed its name to IHI Corporation in 2007. IHI Corporation was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Intevac, Inc. (Intevac) is a provider of vacuum deposition equipment for a range of thin-film applications, and digital night-vision technologies and products to the defense industry. The Company’s segments include Thin-film Equipment and Photonics. The Company designs, manufactures, markets and services capital equipment used to deposit thin films and lubricants onto substrates to produce magnetic disks that are used in hard disk drives. Its thin film equipment products include 200 Lean Disk Sputtering System, 200 Lean Etch and Deposition System, AccuLuber Disk Lubrication System, INTEVAC VERTEX System, INTEVAC MATRIX Implant System, ENERGi Implant System and INTEVAC MATRIX System. The Company’s photonic segment develops, manufactures and sells compact digital-optical products for the capture and display of low-light images.
Receive News & Ratings for IHI Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for IHI and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.