Comparing Montana Technologies (NASDAQ:AIRJ) and AAON (NASDAQ:AAON)

AAON (NASDAQ:AAONGet Free Report) and Montana Technologies (NASDAQ:AIRJGet Free Report) are both construction companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for AAON and Montana Technologies, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
AAON 0 0 2 0 3.00
Montana Technologies 0 0 0 0 N/A

AAON presently has a consensus price target of $102.00, suggesting a potential upside of 21.46%. Given AAON’s higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe AAON is more favorable than Montana Technologies.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares AAON and Montana Technologies’ gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
AAON $1.17 billion 5.91 $177.62 million $2.15 39.12
Montana Technologies N/A N/A $1.24 million N/A N/A

AAON has higher revenue and earnings than Montana Technologies.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

70.8% of AAON shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.7% of Montana Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 18.6% of AAON shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 40.4% of Montana Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


This table compares AAON and Montana Technologies’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
AAON 15.44% 25.84% 19.63%
Montana Technologies N/A -7.23% -3.82%

Volatility & Risk

AAON has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Montana Technologies has a beta of 0.04, suggesting that its stock price is 96% less volatile than the S&P 500.


AAON beats Montana Technologies on 9 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

About AAON

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AAON, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in engineering, manufacturing, marketing, and selling air conditioning and heating equipment in the United States and Canada. The company operates through three segments: AAON Oklahoma, AAON Coil Products, and BASX. It offers rooftop units, data center cooling solutions, cleanroom systems, chillers, packaged outdoor mechanical rooms, air handling units, makeup air units, energy recovery units, condensing units, geothermal/water-source heat pumps, coils, and controls. The company markets and sells its products to retail, manufacturing, educational, lodging, supermarket, data centers, medical and pharmaceutical, and other commercial industries. It sells its products through a network of independent manufacturer representative organizations and internal sales force, as well as online. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

About Montana Technologies

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Montana Technologies Corporation operates as an atmospheric renewable energy and water harvesting technology company. It provides energy and dehumidification, evaporative cooling, and atmospheric water generation through its AirJoule technology. The company is headquartered in Ronan, Montana.

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