Reviewing PGT Innovations Inc. (PGTI)’s and Its Peers results

We are comparing PGT Innovations Inc. (NYSE:PGTI) and its competitors on their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. They are General Building Materials companies, competing one another.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

PGT Innovations Inc. has 95% of its shares held by institutional investors and an average of 66.60% institutional ownership for its competitors. 3% of PGT Innovations Inc. shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.45% of all General Building Materials companies shares are held by company insiders.


Table 1 has PGT Innovations Inc. and its competitors? net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PGT Innovations Inc. 7.72% 23.90% 9.80%
Industry Average 2.57% 15.52% 7.06%

Valuation and Earnings

In next table we are comparing PGT Innovations Inc. and its competitors’ valuation, top-line revenue and net income.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
PGT Innovations Inc. 53.93M 698.49M 14.55
Industry Average 45.41M 1.77B 53.31

PGT Innovations Inc. has lower revenue and P/E Ratio than its competitors. With presently lower P/E ratio PGT Innovations Inc. is more affordable than its competitors.

Analyst Ratings

Table 3 shows breakdown of recent ratings for PGT Innovations Inc. and its competitors.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
PGT Innovations Inc. 0 0 6 3.00
Industry Average 1.00 2.80 2.73 2.47

With consensus target price of $22.5, PGT Innovations Inc. has a potential upside of 52.65%. The competitors have a potential upside of 38.95%. With higher probable upside potential for PGT Innovations Inc.?s competitors, analysts think PGT Innovations Inc. is less favorable than its competitors.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of PGT Innovations Inc. and its competitors.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
PGT Innovations Inc. -20.52% -14.12% -25.3% -42.03% -22.34% -9.84%
Industry Average 2.68% 10.15% 10.64% 6.10% 12.63% 24.47%

For the past year PGT Innovations Inc. had bearish trend while PGT Innovations Inc.’s competitors had bullish trend.


PGT Innovations Inc. has a Current Ratio of 2.8 and a Quick Ratio of 2.2. Competitively, PGT Innovations Inc.’s competitors Current Ratio is 2.79 and has 1.92 Quick Ratio. PGT Innovations Inc. has better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than PGT Innovations Inc.’s competitors.

Volatility and Risk

PGT Innovations Inc. is 2.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500 because the company has a beta of 1.02. In other hand, PGT Innovations Inc.’s competitors have beta of 1.36 which is 36.42% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500.


PGT Innovations Inc. does not pay a dividend.


PGT Innovations Inc.’s competitors show that they’re better in 5 of the 6 factors compared to the company itself.

PGT Innovations, Inc. manufactures and supplies residential impact-resistant windows and doors in the Southeastern United States, the Gulf Coast, Coastal mid-Atlantic, the Caribbean, Central America, and Canada. The company offers heavy-duty aluminum or vinyl frames with laminated glass to provide protection from hurricane-force winds and wind-borne debris; and non-impact vinyl windows with insulating glass and multi-chambered frames for various climate zones. It also provides customizable non-impact-resistant aluminum frame windows and doors; and non-glass vertical and horizontal sliding panels for porch enclosures, including vinyl-glazed aluminum-framed products used for enclosing screened-in porches that provide protection from inclement weather, as well as cabana doors. In addition, the company offers high-end aluminum impact-resistant products; aluminum impact-resistant windows and doors; vinyl energy-efficient impact-resistant windows; and commercial storefront window system and entry doors. Further, it provides high-end luxury aluminum doors and windows, such as impact and non-impact sliding glass doors and terrace doors, fixed picture windows, single hung windows, and horizontal rolling windows; and various aluminum thermally broken doors and windows. The company offers its products primarily under the PGT, CGI, and WinDoor brands, as well as WinGuard, WinGuard Vinyl and EnergyVue, Eze-Breeze, Estate Collection, Sentinel, Estate Entrances, Commercial Series, and Targa names. It serves residential new construction, and repair and remodeling end markets through window and building supply distributors, window replacement dealers, and enclosure contractors. The company was formerly known as PGT, Inc. and changed its name to PGT Innovations, Inc. in December 2016. PGT Innovations, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in North Venice, Florida.