AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASEKY) and COBHAM PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:CBHMY) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.
AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR pays an annual dividend of $1.34 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. COBHAM PLC/ADR does not pay a dividend. AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR pays out 30.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
0.0% of AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR and COBHAM PLC/ADR, as reported by MarketBeat.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR and COBHAM PLC/ADR’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR has higher revenue and earnings than COBHAM PLC/ADR. AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than COBHAM PLC/ADR, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
Volatility and Risk
AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, COBHAM PLC/ADR has a beta of 1.02, indicating that its share price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR and COBHAM PLC/ADR’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR beats COBHAM PLC/ADR on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.
AISIN SEIKI CO/ADR Company Profile
Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells automotive parts, lifestyle and energy related products, and wellness related products worldwide. It offers powertrain related products, such as automatic, manual, and hybrid transmission products; and CVT, engine, and other products. The company also provides chassis and vehicle safety systems comprising parking assist systems, driver monitoring systems, disc brakes, brake assemblies, electric parking brakes, brake master cylinder with brake assistance, electronically controlled brake systems, ABS and ESC modulators, brake calipers, power tilt and telescopic steering columns, air suspension systems, and active rear steering systems. In addition, it offers window regulators, power sliding and back door systems, power door latches, slide door closers, and smart handles, as well as door frames, hinges, checks, handles, and beams; flame moldings, roof rails, rear spoilers, sunroofs, and structural adhesives; bumper and pillar reinforcements, crash boxes, center pillar garnishes, grille shutters, spray damping coats, and waterborne anti-corrosion paints; and occupant detection sensors, power seats, recliners, rear seat relaxation systems, electrical retracts seats, seat slide sensors for airbag control system, detection sensors for seat belt warning, and pneumatic seats. Further, the company provides engine front modules, water and oil pumps, variable valve timings, oil pump rotors, intake and exhaust manifolds, pistons, oil pans, cylinder head covers, and fuel rails; voice and car navigation systems, and wide-view front and multi-terrain monitors; and aftermarket products. Additionally, it offers beds, furniture, fabrics, sewing machines, cogeneration systems, housing equipment, and audio equipment; gas heat pump air conditioning systems and Peltier modules; and fiber lasers. The company was founded in 1943 and is headquartered in Kariya, Japan.
COBHAM PLC/ADR Company Profile
Cobham plc provides a range of technologies and services to commercial, defense, aerospace, space, and security markets in the United Kingdom, the United States, other European countries, Australia, Asia, and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Communications and Connectivity, Mission Systems, Advanced Electronic Solutions, and Aviation Services. The Communications and Connectivity segment offers equipment and solutions for the aerospace, avionics, satellite, radio, wireless, antenna, and mobile connectivity markets. The Mission Systems segment provides safety and survival systems for extreme environments; nose-to-tail aerial refueling systems; and wing-tip to wing-tip mission systems for jets, transport aircraft, and rotorcraft. The Advanced Electronic Solutions segment offers critical solutions for communication on land, at sea, in the air, and in space through off-the-shelf and customized products, which include radio frequency, microwave, microelectronics, antenna subsystems, and motion control solutions. This segment serves defense, radar, electronic warfare, X-ray imaging, medical, and industrial markets. The Aviation Services segment delivers outsourced aviation services for military and commercial customers through military training, special mission flights, outsourced commercial aviation, fly-in fly-out, and aircraft engineering services. Cobham plc was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Wimborne, the United Kingdom.