Regal Beloit Corporation (RBC) and ITT Inc. (NYSE:ITT) Comparing side by side

Both Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) and ITT Inc. (NYSE:ITT) compete on a level playing field in the Diversified Machinery industry. We will evaluate their performance with regards to institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Regal Beloit Corporation 3.65B 0.97 231.20M 5.11 14.67
ITT Inc. 2.75B 1.75 215.80M 4.02 12.45

Table 1 shows the gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation for Regal Beloit Corporation and ITT Inc. ITT Inc. seems to has lower revenue and earnings compared to Regal Beloit Corporation. The business that is presently more expensive of the two stocks is the one that has a higher price-to-earnings ratio. Regal Beloit Corporation’s shares have been trading at higher price-to-earnings ratio which means it is presently more expensive than ITT Inc.

Profitability

Table 2 shows us Regal Beloit Corporation and ITT Inc.’s return on assets, net margins and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Regal Beloit Corporation 6.33% 9.7% 5%
ITT Inc. 7.85% 12.8% 5.6%

Volatility and Risk

Regal Beloit Corporation has a beta of 1.55 and its 55.00% more volatile than S&P 500. ITT Inc.’s 1.74 beta is the reason why it is 74.00% more volatile than S&P 500.

Liquidity

The Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of Regal Beloit Corporation are 2.6 and 1.4. Competitively, ITT Inc. has 1.8 and 1.4 for Current and Quick Ratio. Regal Beloit Corporation’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than ITT Inc.

Dividends

Regal Beloit Corporation pays out a $1.1 per share dividend on a yearly basis and it also offers 1.34% dividend yield. ITT Inc. has an annual dividend pay of $0.53 per share while its annual dividend yield is 0.98%.

Analyst Ratings

The table delivered features the ratings and recommendations for Regal Beloit Corporation and ITT Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Regal Beloit Corporation 0 0 1 3.00
ITT Inc. 1 0 0 1.00

Competitively ITT Inc. has a consensus price target of $60, with potential upside of 9.31%.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

The shares of both Regal Beloit Corporation and ITT Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 97.1% and 93% respectively. Insiders owned 0.2% of Regal Beloit Corporation shares. Comparatively, 0.1% are ITT Inc.’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Regal Beloit Corporation -4.12% -3.48% -9.25% -7.97% -1.88% -2.14%
ITT Inc. -9.7% -11.65% -13.94% -8.16% -5.99% -6.18%

For the past year Regal Beloit Corporation was less bearish than ITT Inc.

Summary

Regal Beloit Corporation beats on 12 of the 16 factors ITT Inc.

Regal Beloit Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells electric motors, electrical motion controls, and power generation and power transmission products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Commercial and Industrial Systems, Climate Solutions, and Power Transmission Solutions. The Commercial and Industrial Systems segment provides AC and DC motors, and controls; motors, electronic variable speed controls, and blowers; and starters, contactors, relays, variable frequency drives, and integrated solutions of components. This segment also offers precision stator and rotor kits; hazardous duty motors; and electric generators, automatic transfer switches, power generation and distribution switch gears, and components and system controls. It serves commercial heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); pool and spa; standby and critical power; and oil and gas system markets. The Climate Solutions segment offers motors, electronic variable speed controls, and blowers, as well as capacitors, precision stators, and rotor sets for residential and light commercial HVAC, water heaters, and commercial refrigeration markets. The Power Transmission Solutions segment provides mounted and unmounted bearings; conveyor products; disc products, patented diaphragms, gear couplings, couplings and transmission elements, gears, grids, jaws, elastomers, and joints; mechanical power transmission drives, components, and bearings; and worm gearing, shaft mount reducer, helical concentric and right angle, bevel and miter gearing, center pivot gearing, and open gearing products. It serves beverage, bulk handling, metals, special machinery, energy, and aerospace and general industrial markets. The company sells its products directly, as well as through independent sales representatives and distributors. Regal Beloit Corporation was founded in 1955 and is based in Beloit, Wisconsin.

ITT Inc. manufactures and sells engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for the energy, transportation, and industrial markets worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Industrial Process, Motion Technologies, and Connect & Control Technologies. The Industrial Process segment designs and manufactures industrial pumps, valves, and plant optimization systems; and centrifugal pumps, vertical centrifugal pumps, twin screw and positive displacement pumps, and water systems, as well as aftermarket solutions, such as repairs and upgrades services. It serves various customers in industries, such as chemical, oil and gas, mining, and other industrial process markets. The Motion Technologies segment manufactures braking pads, shims, shock absorbers, and energy absorption components; and sealing technologies primarily for the transportation industry, including passenger cars, light- and heavy-duty commercial and military vehicles, buses, and rail. The Connect & Control Technologies segment designs and manufactures a range of engineered connectors and specialized control components for critical applications supporting various markets, including aerospace, defense, industrial, transportation, medical, and oil and gas. The connector product portfolio includes electrical connectors, such as circular, rectangular, radio frequency, fiber optic, D-sub miniature, micro-miniature, and cable assemblies; and control products consist of fuel and water pumps, valves, electro-mechanical rotary and linear actuators, and pressure, temperature, limit, and flow switches for various aircraft systems. ITT Inc. was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in White Plains, New York.