Blade Air Mobility (NASDAQ:BLDE) versus flyExclusive (NYSE:FLYX) Head-To-Head Analysis

Blade Air Mobility (NASDAQ:BLDEGet Free Report) and flyExclusive (NYSE:FLYXGet Free Report) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Blade Air Mobility and flyExclusive’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Blade Air Mobility -24.90% -13.71% -11.23%
flyExclusive N/A -6.50% 0.74%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Blade Air Mobility and flyExclusive, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Blade Air Mobility 0 0 3 0 3.00
flyExclusive 0 1 0 0 2.00

Blade Air Mobility presently has a consensus price target of $8.50, indicating a potential upside of 142.86%. flyExclusive has a consensus price target of $9.00, indicating a potential upside of 66.98%. Given Blade Air Mobility’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Blade Air Mobility is more favorable than flyExclusive.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Blade Air Mobility and flyExclusive’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Blade Air Mobility $225.18 million 1.17 -$56.08 million ($0.76) -4.61
flyExclusive $315.36 million 0.17 $3.67 million N/A N/A

flyExclusive has higher revenue and earnings than Blade Air Mobility.

Volatility & Risk

Blade Air Mobility has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, flyExclusive has a beta of 0.21, suggesting that its share price is 79% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

47.4% of Blade Air Mobility shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 13.0% of flyExclusive shares are held by institutional investors. 18.0% of Blade Air Mobility shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 57.1% of flyExclusive shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

About Blade Air Mobility

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Blade Air Mobility, Inc. provides air transportation alternatives to the congested ground routes in the United States. It provides its services through charter and by-the-seat flights using helicopters, jets, turboprops, and amphibious seaplanes. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

About flyExclusive

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flyExclusive, Inc. owns and operates private jets in North America, the Caribbean, Central America, South America, and Europe. The company also offers jet charter services; ownership and leaseback programs for aircraft buyers; and aircraft maintenance, repair, interior, and paint services. In addition, it provides jet cards, and interiors and exterior refurbishment services. The company is headquartered in Kinston, North Carolina. flyExclusive, Inc. is a subsidiary of LGM Enterprises, LLC.

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