DIRTT Environmental (NASDAQ: DRTT) is one of 213 publicly-traded companies in the “Prepackaged software” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare DIRTT Environmental to similar businesses based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares DIRTT Environmental and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
DIRTT Environmental N/A N/A N/A
DIRTT Environmental Competitors -58.58% -93.64% -6.59%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

39.8% of DIRTT Environmental shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.4% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by institutional investors. 19.0% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares DIRTT Environmental and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
DIRTT Environmental $247.74 million -$4.40 million -18.09
DIRTT Environmental Competitors $2.11 billion $347.14 million 2.30

DIRTT Environmental’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than DIRTT Environmental. DIRTT Environmental is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for DIRTT Environmental and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
DIRTT Environmental 0 0 2 0 3.00
DIRTT Environmental Competitors 2275 10094 17724 954 2.56

DIRTT Environmental presently has a consensus target price of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 452.67%. As a group, “Prepackaged software” companies have a potential upside of 29.12%. Given DIRTT Environmental’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe DIRTT Environmental is more favorable than its peers.

About DIRTT Environmental

DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. engages in the manufacture of customized interiors. It produces its products by using three dimensional design, configuration and manufacturing software, and in-house manufacturing of its prefabricated interior construction solutions. The company was founded by Geoff Gosling, Barrie Loberg, Kristin Moore, and Mogens F. Smed in 2004 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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