América Móvil (NYSE: AMOV) is one of 34 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare América Móvil to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

39.8% of shares of all “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies are owned by institutional investors. 12.5% of shares of all “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares América Móvil and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
América Móvil N/A N/A 30.72
América Móvil Competitors $27.09 billion $1.51 billion -194.60

América Móvil’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than América Móvil. América Móvil 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.

Risk & Volatility

América Móvil has a beta of 0.66, suggesting that its share price is 34% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, América Móvil’s competitors have a beta of 0.83, suggesting that their average share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for América Móvil and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
América Móvil 0 1 0 0 2.00
América Móvil Competitors 530 1699 1866 61 2.35

As a group, “Wireless Telecommunications Services” companies have a potential upside of 29.88%. Given América Móvil’s competitors stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe América Móvil has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Profitability

This table compares América Móvil and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
América Móvil -3.37% -21.11% -2.41%
América Móvil Competitors -313.90% -3.39% -9.52%

Summary

América Móvil competitors beat América Móvil on 9 of the 11 factors compared.

América Móvil Company Profile

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. is a holding company. The Company provides telecommunications services. Its services include mobile and fixed-line voice services, wireless and fixed data services, Internet access and pay television, sales of equipment, accessories and computers, as well as other related services. Its segments are Mexico Wireless, Mexico Fixed, Brazil, Colombia, Southern Cone, Andean Region, Central America, the Caribbean, the United States and Europe. The Southern Cone segment includes Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. The Andean Region segment includes Ecuador and Peru. The Central America segment includes Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. The Caribbean segment includes the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. The Europe segment includes Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia. It operates in all of its geographic segments under the Claro brand, except in Mexico, the United States and Europe.

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