Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ: OFIX) is one of 84 public companies in the “Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Orthofix International N.V. to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Orthofix International N.V. and its competitors gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||EBITDA||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Orthofix International N.V.||$418.71 million||$45.74 million||116.17|
|Orthofix International N.V. Competitors||$827.23 million||$159.49 million||36.37|
Orthofix International N.V.’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Orthofix International N.V.. Orthofix International N.V. is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
96.2% of Orthofix International N.V. shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.5% of shares of all “Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution” companies are held by institutional investors. 5.6% of Orthofix International N.V. shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.1% of shares of all “Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Orthofix International N.V. and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Orthofix International N.V.||0||0||5||0||3.00|
|Orthofix International N.V. Competitors||172||1131||2469||89||2.64|
Orthofix International N.V. currently has a consensus target price of $52.50, indicating a potential upside of 7.60%. As a group, “Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution” companies have a potential upside of 10.35%. Given Orthofix International N.V.’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Orthofix International N.V. has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
Risk and Volatility
Orthofix International N.V. has a beta of 0.2, meaning that its share price is 80% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Orthofix International N.V.’s competitors have a beta of 1.06, meaning that their average share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares Orthofix International N.V. and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Orthofix International N.V.||1.88%||9.96%||7.32%|
|Orthofix International N.V. Competitors||-127.39%||-36.85%||-10.55%|
Orthofix International N.V. competitors beat Orthofix International N.V. on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
About Orthofix International N.V.
Orthofix International N.V. (Orthofix) is a global medical device company. The Company is focused on providing reconstructive and regenerative orthopedic and spine solutions to physicians. The company operates in four segments: BioStim, Biologics, Extremity Fixation and Spine Fixation. Its BioStim solutions products include Cervical-Stim, Spinal-Stim and Physio-Stim. The Biologics products include AlloQuent Structural Allografts, Trinity ELITE, Trinity Evolution and VersaShield. The Extremity Fixation products include Fixator, Eight-Plate Guided Growth System and Contours VPS Volar Plating System III. The Spine Fixation products include Hallmark Anterior Cervical Plate System, Ascent LE Posterior Occipital Cervico-Thoracic (POCT) System, Firebird Deformity Correction System, Phoenix Minimally Invasive Spinal Fixation System, Samba-Screw System, LONESTAR Cervical Stand Alone (CSA), SKYHAWK Lateral Interbody Fusion System & Lateral Plate System and CENTURION POCT System.
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