Aeva Technologies (NYSE:AEVA) versus Icahn Enterprises (NASDAQ:IEP) Financial Survey

Aeva Technologies (NYSE:AEVAGet Rating) and Icahn Enterprises (NASDAQ:IEPGet Rating) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Aeva Technologies and Icahn Enterprises’ gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Aeva Technologies $9.27 million 83.42 -$101.88 million ($0.51) -7.02
Icahn Enterprises $11.33 billion 1.39 -$518.00 million ($2.15) -25.02

Aeva Technologies has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Icahn Enterprises. Icahn Enterprises is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Aeva Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Aeva Technologies and Icahn Enterprises’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Aeva Technologies -1,099.60% -19.36% -18.60%
Icahn Enterprises -5.10% -5.32% -1.85%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.1% of Aeva Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.0% of Icahn Enterprises shares are owned by institutional investors. 90.1% of Icahn Enterprises shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Aeva Technologies has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its stock price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Icahn Enterprises has a beta of 0.84, indicating that its stock price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Aeva Technologies and Icahn Enterprises, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Aeva Technologies 0 1 4 0 2.80
Icahn Enterprises 0 0 0 0 N/A

Aeva Technologies presently has a consensus target price of $9.00, suggesting a potential upside of 151.40%. Given Aeva Technologies’ higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Aeva Technologies is more favorable than Icahn Enterprises.

Summary

Icahn Enterprises beats Aeva Technologies on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Aeva Technologies Company Profile (Get Rating)

Aeva Technologies, Inc., through its frequency modulated continuous wave (FMCW) sensing technology, designs a 4D LiDAR-on-chip that enables the adoption of LiDAR across various applications. from automated driving to consumer electronics, consumer health, industrial automation, and security application. The company was founded in 2017 is based in Mountain View, California.

Icahn Enterprises Company Profile (Get Rating)

Icahn Enterprises L.P., through its subsidiaries, operates in investment, energy, automotive, food packaging, real estate, home fashion, and pharma businesses in the United States and Internationally. Its Investment segment invests its proprietary capital through various private investment funds. The company's Energy segment refines and markets transportation fuels; and produces and markets nitrogen fertilizers in the form of urea ammonium nitrate and ammonia. Its Automotive segment is involved in the retail and wholesale distribution of automotive parts; and offers automotive repair and maintenance services. The company's Food Packaging segment produces and sells cellulosic, fibrous, and plastic casings that are used for preparing processed meat products. Its Real Estate segment is involved in the rental of retail, office, and industrial properties; construction and sale of single-family homes and residential units; and golf and club operations. This segment also engages in hotel and timeshare resort operations. The company's Home Fashion segment manufactures, sources, markets, distributes, and sells home fashion consumer products. Its Pharma segment offers pharmaceutical products and services. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida.

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