Lithuanian America (NYSE: LAC) is one of 50 publicly traded companies in the metallurgical industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Lithium Americas with similar companies based on the strength of dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and profits.
Revenue and evaluation
This table compares Lithuania and its top earnings, earnings per share and the estimate.
|Gross earnings||Net income||Price to earnings ratio|
|Lithuanian America||$ 4.29 million||– 33.25 million US dollars||-8.66|
|Lithuanian competitors of America||$ 6.29 billion||$ 843.29 million||14.11|
Lithuanian people in America have higher earnings and higher incomes than Lithuanian America. Lithuanian America trades at a lower price / earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
This table compares Lithuania's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net margins||Return on capital||Return on assets|
|Lithuanian competitors of America||-301,24%||-10.75%||-1.97%|
Domestic and institutional ownership
8.4% of the shares of Lithium Americas are owned by institutional investors. Relatively, 23.3% of the shares of all metallurgical companies are owned by institutional investors. 11.4% of all Metal Mining shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that big money managers, donations and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market in the long run.
This is a summary of the latest recommendations for Lithium Americas and its peers, as offered by MarketBeat.com.
|Selling ratings||Save ratings||Buy ratings||Strong Purchase Ratings||Rating|
|Lithuanian competitors of America||367||1151||1349||82||2.39|
At present, Lithuanian America has a target price of $ 9.50, which implies a potential upward consumption of 149.29%. As a group, "metallurgy" companies have a potential upward growth of 38.97%. Given the stronger Lithium America rating and the higher probability of an upward trend, the researchers clearly believe that Lithium Americas is more favorable than its peers.
Lithium-American colleagues beat Lithuania's 9 out of 12 compared factors.
For lithium America
Lithium Americas Corp. works as a resource company in the United States. The company is researching lithium deposits. She mainly has interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz project, located in Jujuy province in Argentina; and the Lithi Nevada project, covering approximately 15 233 hectares of land in northwest Nevada. The company also manufactures and sells organic products for use in complex oil and gas drilling and other applications. The company was previously known as the Western Lithium USA Corporation and renamed its name to Lithium Americas Corp. in March 2016. Lithium Americas Corp. was founded in 2007 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.
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