easyJet (OTCMKTS: EJTTF) is one of 13,337 public companies in the “” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare easyJet to related companies based on the strength of its risk, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

easyJet has a beta of 1.28, suggesting that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, easyJet’s peers have a beta of 0.41, suggesting that their average stock price is 59% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
easyJet N/A N/A N/A
easyJet Competitors -184.55% 6.32% 1.83%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares easyJet and its peers revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
easyJet $7.93 billion $481.58 million 9.49
easyJet Competitors $7.21 billion $554.95 million 13.71

easyJet has higher revenue, but lower earnings than its peers. easyJet 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 Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for easyJet and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
easyJet 1 0 1 0 2.00
easyJet Competitors 62380 236854 309656 12852 2.44

As a group, “” companies have a potential upside of 24.65%. Given easyJet’s peers stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe easyJet has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

55.9% of shares of all “” companies are owned by institutional investors. 13.4% of shares of all “” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

easyJet peers beat easyJet on 9 of the 13 factors compared.

About easyJet

easyJet plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an airline carrier primarily in Europe. As of September 30, 2018, the company operated 979 routes and a fleet of 315 aircraft. It also engages in the trading and leasing of aircraft; and the provision of graphic design services. easyJet plc was founded in 1995 and is based in Luton, the United Kingdom.

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