Cytec Industries (CYT) versus Its Rivals Head-To-Head Review

Cytec Industries (NYSE: CYT) is one of 2 public companies in the “Specialty Chemicals – NEC” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Cytec Industries to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, risk, profitability, dividends and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Cytec Industries and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cytec Industries 11.96% 18.60% 8.55%
Cytec Industries Competitors 11.19% 16.16% 8.08%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Cytec Industries and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cytec Industries 0 0 0 0 N/A
Cytec Industries Competitors 19 120 112 0 2.37

As a group, “Specialty Chemicals – NEC” companies have a potential upside of 8.21%. Given Cytec Industries’ competitors higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Cytec Industries has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Cytec Industries and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Cytec Industries N/A N/A 42.23
Cytec Industries Competitors N/A N/A 1,219.45

Cytec Industries is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Summary

Cytec Industries beats its competitors on 3 of the 5 factors compared.

About Cytec Industries

Cytec Industries Inc. is a global specialty materials and chemicals company focused on developing, manufacturing and selling value-added products. The Company offers aerospace and industrial materials, mining and plastics industries. The Company operates through four segments: Aerospace Materials, Industrial Materials, In Process Separation, and Additive Technologies. The Aerospace Materials segment includes advanced composites, carbon fiber, and structural film adhesives. The Industrial Materials segment includes structural composite materials, which serve automotive, motorsports, recreation, tooling, and other structural materials markets and process materials, which serves aerospace, wind energy, and other process materials markets. The In Process Separation segment includes mining chemicals and phosphines. The Additive Technologies segment includes polymer additives, specialty additives, and formulated resins. The Company operates as a wholly owned subsidiary of Solvay.

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