Both PGT Innovations Inc. (NYSE:PGTI) and Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:APT) compete on a level playing field in the General Building Materials industry. We will evaluate their performance with regards to risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.
Valuation & Earnings
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|PGT Innovations Inc.||16||1.10||N/A||1.01||15.99|
|Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.||4||0.96||N/A||0.32||11.21|
Table 1 shows the top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation for PGT Innovations Inc. and Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. seems to has lower revenue and earnings compared to PGT Innovations Inc. The business that is presently more expensive of the two stocks is the one that has a higher price-to-earnings ratio. PGT Innovations Inc.’s current price-to-earnings ratio is higher than that of Alpha Pro Tech Ltd., which means that it is the expensive of the two.
Table 2 shows us PGT Innovations Inc. and Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.’s return on equity, net margins and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|PGT Innovations Inc.||0.00%||16.1%||7%|
|Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.||0.00%||13.5%||12.5%|
Volatility & Risk
PGT Innovations Inc. has a beta of 1.03 and its 3.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500. Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.’s 0.75 beta is the reason why it is 25.00% less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500.
The current Quick Ratio of PGT Innovations Inc. is 2.3 while its Current Ratio is 3. Meanwhile, Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. has a Current Ratio of 13.1 while its Quick Ratio is 8. Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. is better positioned to pay off its short-term and long-term debts than PGT Innovations Inc.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
Roughly 90.5% of PGT Innovations Inc. shares are owned by institutional investors while 26.8% of Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. are owned by institutional investors. 3.7% are PGT Innovations Inc.’s share owned by insiders. On the other hand, insiders owned about 0.2% of Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.’s shares.
Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.
|Performance (W)||Performance (M)||Performance (Q)||Performance (HY)||Performance (Y)||Performance (YTD)|
|PGT Innovations Inc.||-2.95%||-1.89%||10.11%||-0.62%||-33.11%||1.7%|
|Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.||0.28%||4.75%||0%||-13.9%||5.37%||-4.85%|
For the past year PGT Innovations Inc. has 1.7% stronger performance while Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. has -4.85% weaker performance.
PGT Innovations Inc. beats on 9 of the 10 factors Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.
PGT Innovations, Inc. manufactures and supplies residential impact-resistant windows and doors in the Southeastern United States, the Gulf Coast, Coastal mid-Atlantic, the Caribbean, Central America, and Canada. The company offers heavy-duty aluminum or vinyl frames with laminated glass to provide protection from hurricane-force winds and wind-borne debris; and non-impact vinyl windows with insulating glass and multi-chambered frames for various climate zones. It also provides customizable non-impact-resistant aluminum frame windows and doors; and non-glass vertical and horizontal sliding panels for porch enclosures, including vinyl-glazed aluminum-framed products used for enclosing screened-in porches that provide protection from inclement weather, as well as cabana doors. In addition, the company offers high-end aluminum impact-resistant products; aluminum impact-resistant windows and doors; vinyl energy-efficient impact-resistant windows; and commercial storefront window system and entry doors. Further, it provides high-end luxury aluminum doors and windows, such as impact and non-impact sliding glass doors and terrace doors, fixed picture windows, single hung windows, and horizontal rolling windows; and various aluminum thermally broken doors and windows. The company offers its products primarily under the PGT, CGI, and WinDoor brands, as well as WinGuard, WinGuard Vinyl and EnergyVue, Eze-Breeze, Estate Collection, Sentinel, Estate Entrances, Commercial Series, and Targa names. It serves residential new construction, and repair and remodeling end markets through window and building supply distributors, window replacement dealers, and enclosure contractors. The company was formerly known as PGT, Inc. and changed its name to PGT Innovations, Inc. in December 2016. PGT Innovations, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in North Venice, Florida.
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