Danimer Scientific (NYSE:DNMR) vs. AdvanSix (NYSE:ASIX) Critical Analysis

Danimer Scientific (NYSE:DNMR) and AdvanSix (NYSE:ASIX) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Danimer Scientific and AdvanSix’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Danimer Scientific N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
AdvanSix $1.30 billion 0.64 $41.35 million $1.43 20.73

AdvanSix has higher revenue and earnings than Danimer Scientific.

Profitability

This table compares Danimer Scientific and AdvanSix’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Danimer Scientific N/A N/A N/A
AdvanSix 1.50% 4.17% 1.37%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

36.3% of Danimer Scientific shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of AdvanSix shares are held by institutional investors. 3.3% of AdvanSix shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Danimer Scientific and AdvanSix, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Danimer Scientific 0 0 1 0 3.00
AdvanSix 0 0 2 0 3.00

Danimer Scientific presently has a consensus price target of $66.00, indicating a potential upside of 42.67%. AdvanSix has a consensus price target of $20.00, indicating a potential downside of 32.55%. Given Danimer Scientific’s higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Danimer Scientific is more favorable than AdvanSix.

Summary

AdvanSix beats Danimer Scientific on 7 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Danimer Scientific Company Profile

There is no company description available for Danimer Scientific Inc.

AdvanSix Company Profile

AdvanSix Inc. manufactures and sells polymer resins in the United States and internationally. It offers Nylon 6, a polymer resin, which is a synthetic material used to produce engineered plastics, fibers, filaments, and films. The company also provides caprolactam to manufacture polymer resins; ammonium sulfate fertilizers to distributors, farm cooperatives, and retailers; and acetone, which is used by customers in the production of adhesives, paints, coatings, solvents, herbicides, and other engineered plastic resins, as well as other intermediate chemicals, including phenol, alpha-methylstyrene, cyclohexanone, methyl ethyl ketoxime, cyclohexanol, acetaldehyde oxime, 2-pentanone oxime, sulfuric acid, ammonia, and carbon dioxide. It offers its products under the Aegis, Capra, Sulf-N, Nadone, Naxol, and EZ-Blox brands. The company sells its products directly, as well as through distributors. AdvanSix Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.

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