Critical Analysis: ZTE CORP/ADR (ZTCOY) and Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KWHIY)

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (OTCMKTS:KWHIY) and ZTE CORP/ADR (OTCMKTS:ZTCOY) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Kawasaki Heavy Industries and ZTE CORP/ADR’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kawasaki Heavy Industries$14.53 billion0.25$272.08 million$0.6413.66
ZTE CORP/ADR$16.11 billion0.47$750.28 million$0.3211.28

ZTE CORP/ADR has higher revenue and earnings than Kawasaki Heavy Industries. ZTE CORP/ADR is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kawasaki Heavy Industries, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Kawasaki Heavy Industries shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Kawasaki Heavy Industries and ZTE CORP/ADR, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kawasaki Heavy Industries0000N/A
ZTE CORP/ADR00103.00


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