Since General Moly Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:GMO) and Livent Corporation (NYSE:LTHM) are part of the Industrial Metals & Minerals industry, they are influenced by contrast. The influences particularly affect the dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership of both companies.
Earnings and Valuation
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|General Moly Inc.||N/A||0.00||10.74M||-0.08||0.00|
Table 1 showcases the top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of General Moly Inc. and Livent Corporation.
Table 2 provides the return on equity, return on assets and net margins of the two firms.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|General Moly Inc.||0.00%||-10.2%||-3.2%|
General Moly Inc.’s Current Ratio and Quick Ratio are 1 and 1 respectively. The Current Ratio and Quick Ratio of its competitor Livent Corporation are 3.5 and 2.8 respectively. Livent Corporation therefore has a better chance of paying off short and long-term obligations compared to General Moly Inc.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
Institutional investors owned 4.2% of General Moly Inc. shares and 21.5% of Livent Corporation shares. About 5.2% of General Moly Inc.’s share are owned by insiders. On the other hand, insiders owned about 84.4% of Livent Corporation’s shares.
In this table we show 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)|
|General Moly Inc.||12.92%||15.42%||62.28%||-32.75%||-34.22%||20.61%|
For the past year General Moly Inc. has 20.61% stronger performance while Livent Corporation has -8.84% weaker performance.
On 9 of the 10 factors Livent Corporation beats General Moly Inc.
Livent Corporation manufactures and sells performance lithium compounds that are used primarily in energy storage, specialty polymers, and chemical synthesis application. The company offers lithium compounds for use in applications that have specific performance requirements, including battery-grade lithium hydroxide for use in high performance lithium-ion batteries; and supplies butyllithium, which is used as a synthesizer in the production of polymers and pharmaceutical products, as well as a range of specialty lithium compounds, including high purity lithium metal, which is used in the production of lightweight materials for aerospace applications and non-rechargeable batteries. Livent Corporation was incorporated in 2018 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Livent Corporation operates as a subsidiary of FMC Corporation.