Gardner Denver (GDI) vs. Its Rivals Head-To-Head Analysis

Gardner Denver (NYSE: GDI) is one of 50 publicly-traded companies in the “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Gardner Denver to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and valuation.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.0% of shares of all “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” companies are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of Gardner Denver shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.5% of shares of all “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” companies are held by company 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Gardner Denver and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Gardner Denver 0 1 9 0 2.90
Gardner Denver Competitors 305 1713 1859 20 2.41

Gardner Denver presently has a consensus target price of $30.00, indicating a potential downside of 13.19%. As a group, “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” companies have a potential upside of 0.05%. Given Gardner Denver’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Gardner Denver has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Gardner Denver and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Gardner Denver $1.94 billion -$36.62 million -44.31
Gardner Denver Competitors $3.33 billion $240.04 million 393.39

Gardner Denver’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Gardner Denver. Gardner Denver 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.

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Gardner Denver N/A N/A N/A
Gardner Denver Competitors 3.84% -48.41% 5.17%

Summary

Gardner Denver rivals beat Gardner Denver on 9 of the 12 factors compared.

About Gardner Denver

Gardner Denver Holdings, Inc. is a global provider of mission-critical flow control and compression equipments and associated aftermarket parts, consumables and services. The Company operates through three business segments: Industry, Energy and Medical. Industry segment designs, manufactures, markets and services a range of air compression, vacuum and blower products. Energy segment supplies positive displacement pumps, liquid ring vacuum pumps, compressors and integrated systems, engineered fluid loading and transfer equipment and associated aftermarket parts. Medical segment designs, manufactures and supplies medical equipment, laboratory vacuum and automated liquid handling end-markets The Company’s products are sold under a range of brands namely Gardner Denver, CompAir, Nash, Emco Wheaton, Robuschi, Elmo Rietschle and Thomas.

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