Comparing Jerash Holdings (US) (JRSH) & The Competition

Jerash Holdings (US) (NASDAQ: JRSH) is one of 16 public companies in the “Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Jerash Holdings (US) to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and earnings.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

3.8% of Jerash Holdings (US) shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.7% of shares of all “Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials” companies are owned by institutional investors. 47.3% of Jerash Holdings (US) shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 31.6% of shares of all “Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.



Dividends

Jerash Holdings (US) pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Jerash Holdings (US) pays out 44.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.3% and pay out 29.4% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Risk & Volatility

Jerash Holdings (US) has a beta of 1.16, indicating that its share price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Jerash Holdings (US)’s peers have a beta of 0.89, indicating that their average share price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Jerash Holdings (US) and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Jerash Holdings (US) 8.47% 17.07% 14.44%
Jerash Holdings (US) Competitors -1.82% -127.75% 8.22%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Jerash Holdings (US) and its peers top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Jerash Holdings (US) $84.98 million $5.11 million 16.64
Jerash Holdings (US) Competitors $2.16 billion $134.08 million 28.04

Jerash Holdings (US)’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Jerash Holdings (US). Jerash Holdings (US) is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Jerash Holdings (US) and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Jerash Holdings (US) 0 0 3 0 3.00
Jerash Holdings (US) Competitors 245 1107 1565 66 2.49

Jerash Holdings (US) presently has a consensus target price of $9.50, suggesting a potential upside of 26.84%. As a group, “Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials” companies have a potential upside of 14.26%. Given Jerash Holdings (US)’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Jerash Holdings (US) is more favorable than its peers.

Summary

Jerash Holdings (US) beats its peers on 9 of the 15 factors compared.

Jerash Holdings (US) Company Profile

Jerash Holdings (US), Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and exports customized and ready-made sports and outerwear. The company offers jackets, polo shirts, crew neck shirts, pants, and shorts made from knitted fabric. It serves various brand-name retailers in the United States, Jordan, and internationally. The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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