Metallus (MTUS) & Its Competitors Head to Head Review

Metallus (NYSE:MTUSGet Free Report) is one of 25 public companies in the “Blast furnaces & steel mills” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Metallus to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

77.6% of Metallus shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.0% of shares of all “Blast furnaces & steel mills” companies are owned by institutional investors. 3.7% of Metallus shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of shares of all “Blast furnaces & steel mills” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Metallus and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Metallus 0 0 0 0 N/A
Metallus Competitors 220 1145 1400 52 2.46

As a group, “Blast furnaces & steel mills” companies have a potential upside of 0.56%. Given Metallus’ rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Metallus has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Risk and Volatility

Metallus has a beta of 1.52, indicating that its stock price is 52% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Metallus’ rivals have a beta of 1.52, indicating that their average stock price is 52% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Metallus 5.09% 12.54% 7.79%
Metallus Competitors 6.73% 13.28% 7.15%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Metallus and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Metallus $1.36 billion $69.40 million 14.54
Metallus Competitors $17.86 billion $1.35 billion 14.43

Metallus’ rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Metallus. Metallus is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Summary

Metallus rivals beat Metallus on 6 of the 10 factors compared.

Metallus Company Profile

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Metallus Inc. manufactures and sells alloy steel, and carbon and micro-alloy steel products in the United States and internationally. The company offers special bar quality (SBQ) bars, seamless mechanical tubes, precision steel components, and billets that are used in gears, hubs, axles, crankshafts and motor shafts, oil country drill pipes, bits and collars, bearing races and rolling elements, bushings, fuel injectors, wind energy shafts, anti-friction bearings, artillery and mortar bodies, and other applications. It also provides custom-make precision steel components. It offers its products and services to the automotive, energy, industrial equipment, mining, construction, rail, aerospace and defense, heavy truck, agriculture, and power generation sectors. The company was formerly known as TimkenSteel Corporation and changed its name to Metallus Inc. in February 2024. Metallus Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Canton, Ohio.

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