Contrasting Aris Water Solutions (ARIS) & Its Peers

Aris Water Solutions (NASDAQ:ARISGet Rating) is one of 36 public companies in the “Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Aris Water Solutions to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation.

Dividends

Aris Water Solutions pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Aris Water Solutions pays out 3,600.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. As a group, “Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.4% and pay out 38.0% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Aris Water Solutions and its competitors revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Aris Water Solutions $229.25 million -$9.22 million 1,605.00
Aris Water Solutions Competitors $2.00 billion $78.80 million 139.94

Aris Water Solutions’ competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Aris Water Solutions. Aris Water Solutions is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Aris Water Solutions and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Aris Water Solutions 2.10% 7.26% 3.79%
Aris Water Solutions Competitors 1.35% 5.98% 3.69%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

36.4% of Aris Water Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.4% of shares of all “Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified” companies are held by institutional investors. 29.8% of Aris Water Solutions shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 11.0% of shares of all “Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Aris Water Solutions and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Aris Water Solutions 0 0 0 0 N/A
Aris Water Solutions Competitors 177 1125 2030 76 2.59

As a group, “Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified” companies have a potential upside of 15.55%. Given Aris Water Solutions’ competitors higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Aris Water Solutions has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Summary

Aris Water Solutions beats its competitors on 6 of the 11 factors compared.

About Aris Water Solutions

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Aris Water Solutions, Inc., an environmental infrastructure and solutions company, provides water handling and recycling solutions. The company's produced water handling business gathers, transports, unless recycled, and handles produced water generated from oil and natural gas production. Its water solutions business develops and operates recycling facilities to treat, store, and recycle produced water. The company was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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