Contrasting Olaplex (OLPX) and Its Rivals

Olaplex (NASDAQ:OLPXGet Rating) is one of 26 public companies in the “Toilet preparations” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Olaplex to related companies based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Olaplex and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Olaplex 0 1 10 1 3.00
Olaplex Competitors 122 940 981 23 2.44

Olaplex currently has a consensus price target of $26.42, indicating a potential upside of 110.37%. As a group, “Toilet preparations” companies have a potential upside of 21.02%. Given Olaplex’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Olaplex is more favorable than its competitors.


This table compares Olaplex and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Olaplex 38.00% 59.00% 21.23%
Olaplex Competitors -6.29% 36.98% 6.50%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Olaplex and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Olaplex $598.36 million $220.78 million 31.40
Olaplex Competitors $4.06 billion $334.00 million 39.25

Olaplex’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Olaplex. Olaplex is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

92.3% of Olaplex shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.5% of shares of all “Toilet preparations” companies are held by institutional investors. 5.2% of Olaplex shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 21.0% of shares of all “Toilet preparations” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.


Olaplex beats its competitors on 8 of the 12 factors compared.

About Olaplex

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Olaplex Holdings, Inc. manufactures and sells hair care products. The company offers hair care shampoos and conditioners for use in treatment, maintenance, and protection of hair. It provides hair care products to professional hair salons, retailers, and everyday consumers. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Santa Barbara, California.

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