NanoDimension (NASDAQ: NNDM) and Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends.
Benchmark Electronics pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. NanoDimension does not pay a dividend. Benchmark Electronics pays out 37.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
This table compares NanoDimension and Benchmark Electronics’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares NanoDimension and Benchmark Electronics’ gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Benchmark Electronics||$2.47 billion||0.61||-$31.96 million||$1.61||19.07|
NanoDimension has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Benchmark Electronics.
Risk & Volatility
NanoDimension has a beta of 2.79, meaning that its share price is 179% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Benchmark Electronics has a beta of 0.38, meaning that its share price is 62% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for NanoDimension and Benchmark Electronics, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Benchmark Electronics has a consensus target price of $36.67, suggesting a potential upside of 19.44%. Given Benchmark Electronics’ higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Benchmark Electronics is more favorable than NanoDimension.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
0.4% of NanoDimension shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.0% of Benchmark Electronics shares are held by institutional investors. 0.6% of Benchmark Electronics shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Benchmark Electronics beats NanoDimension on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
Nano Dimension Ltd., through its subsidiary, Nano Dimension Technologies Ltd., develops three-dimensional (3D) printed circuit board printers. It also develops conductive and dielectric ink. Nano Dimension Ltd. was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Ness Ziona, Israel.
About Benchmark Electronics
Benchmark Electronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering services, integrated technology solutions, and manufacturing services in the Americas, Asia, and Europe. The company offers engineering services and technology solutions, including new product design, prototype, testing, and related engineering services; and custom testing, and automation equipment design and build services. It also provides electronics manufacturing and testing services, such as printed circuit board assembly and test solutions, assembly of subsystems, circuitry and functionality testing of printed assemblies, environmental and stress testing, and component reliability testing; component engineering services; manufacturing defect analysis, in-circuit testing, functional testing, flexible test solutions, environmental stress tests of assemblies of boards or systems; and failure analysis. In addition, the company offers precision machining, metal joining, and electromechanical manufacturing services; and subsystem and system integration services, including assembly, configuration, and testing of industrial equipment, telecommunication equipment, computers, and related products. Further, it provides value-added support systems; supply chain management solutions; direct order fulfillment; and aftermarket non-warranty services, including repair, replacement, refurbishment, remanufacturing, exchange, systems upgrade, and spare parts manufacturing throughout a product's life cycle. The company serves original equipment manufacturers of industrial control equipment, telecommunication equipment, and computers and related products for business enterprises, medical devices, and testing and instrumentation products. Benchmark Electronics, Inc. sells its products primarily through direct sales force. The company was formerly known as Electronics, Inc. Benchmark Electronics, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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