Caterpillar Vs. Manitowoc: Which Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery Stock Is A Better Choice?

Recent Financial Results

MTW’s net sales increased 41.2% year-over-year to $463.60 million in its fiscal second quarter, ended June 30. Its gross profit grew 86.8% from its year-ago value to $90.40 million, while its net income improved 240.9% year-over-year to $17.90 million over the period. The company’s EPS increased 235.1% year-over-year to $0.50.

CAT’s total revenues have increased 28.9% year-over-year to $12.89 billion in its fiscal second quarter, ended June 30. Its operating profit stood at $1.79 billion, up 128.2% from the same period last year. And its profit increased 208.5% from the year-ago value to $1.41 billion. The company’s EPS increased 204.8% year-over-year to $2.56.

Past and Expected Financial Performance

CAT’s net income and EPS have grown at CAGRs of 11.9% and 15.5%, respectively,  over the past three years. Analysts expect CAT’s revenue to increase 21.3% in the current quarter, 17.9% in the current year, and 11.5%  next year. The company’s EPS is expected to grow 66.4% in the current quarter, 49.4% in the current year, and 22.8% in the next year. Furthermore, its EPS is expected to grow at a 19.1% rate per annum over the next five years.

In comparison,  MTW’s net income and EPS declined at CAGRs of 28.7% and 28.1%, respectively, over the past three years Analysts expect the company’s revenue to increase 10.7% in the current quarter, 8.9% in the current year, and 9.1%  next year. The company’s EPS is expected to grow 40% in the current quarter, 217.1% in the current year, and 190.2%  next year. However, MTW’s EPS is expected to decline at a 17.6% rate per annum over the next five years.

Profitability

CAT is more profitable, with 26.20% and 18.94% respective gross profit and EBITDA margins, compared to MTW’s 18.82% and 7.46% margins.

Furthermore, CAT’s ROE, ROA, and ROTC of 28.68%, 5.06%, and 7.49%, respectively, compare with MTW’s 2.55%, 3.06%, and 5.05%.

View single page >> |

Disclaimer: Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use, please ...

more
How did you like this article? Let us know so we can better customize your reading experience.

Comments

Leave a comment to automatically be entered into our contest to win a free Echo Show.