Critical Survey: Fox Factory (FOXF) vs. Arcimoto (FUV)

Fox Factory (NASDAQ:FOXF) and Arcimoto (NASDAQ:FUV) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and institutional ownership.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Fox Factory and Arcimoto’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Fox Factory $475.63 million 5.41 $43.12 million $1.59 42.58
Arcimoto $130,000.00 382.02 -$3.31 million ($0.24) -12.92

Fox Factory has higher revenue and earnings than Arcimoto. Arcimoto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Fox Factory, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

97.6% of Fox Factory shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.6% of Arcimoto shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.6% of Fox Factory shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 56.3% of Arcimoto shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Fox Factory has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Arcimoto has a beta of 0.25, indicating that its share price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Fox Factory and Arcimoto, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Fox Factory 0 2 4 0 2.67
Arcimoto 0 0 1 0 3.00

Fox Factory presently has a consensus price target of $62.40, indicating a potential downside of 7.83%. Arcimoto has a consensus price target of $9.00, indicating a potential upside of 190.32%. Given Arcimoto’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Arcimoto is more favorable than Fox Factory.

Profitability

This table compares Fox Factory and Arcimoto’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Fox Factory 11.43% 29.77% 17.75%
Arcimoto N/A -44.17% -39.69%

Summary

Fox Factory beats Arcimoto on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Fox Factory

Fox Factory Holding Corp. designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets ride dynamics products worldwide. The company offers front fork and rear suspension products for mountain bikes and road bikes; and powered vehicle products for side-by-side vehicles, on-road vehicles with off-road capabilities, off-road vehicles and trucks, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, specialty vehicles and applications, and motorcycles. It also provides mountain and road bike wheels, and other performance cycling components, including cranks, bars, stems, and seat posts, as well as aftermarket products to retailers and distributors. Fox Factory Holding Corp. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Scotts Valley, California.

About Arcimoto

Arcimoto, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and sells three-wheeled electric vehicles. The company was formerly known as WTP Inc and changed its name to Arcimoto, Inc. in December 2011. Arcimoto, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Eugene, Oregon.

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