Comparison of JELD-WEN Holding Inc. (JELD) and PGT Innovations Inc. (NYSE:PGTI)

As General Building Materials companies, JELD-WEN Holding Inc. (NYSE:JELD) and PGT Innovations Inc. (NYSE:PGTI) are our subject to compare. And more specifically their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
JELD-WEN Holding Inc. 4.35B 0.43 144.36M 1.02 19.97
PGT Innovations Inc. 698.49M 1.19 53.93M 0.98 14.55

We can see in table 1 the earnings per share, top-line revenue and valuation of JELD-WEN Holding Inc. and PGT Innovations Inc. PGT Innovations Inc. is observed to has lower revenue and earnings than JELD-WEN Holding Inc. The company that is more expensive between the two has a higher P/E ratio. JELD-WEN Holding Inc.’s shares have been trading at higher P/E ratio which means it is presently more expensive than PGT Innovations Inc.


Table 2 shows JELD-WEN Holding Inc. and PGT Innovations Inc.’s return on assets, return on equity and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
JELD-WEN Holding Inc. 3.32% 1.4% 0.4%
PGT Innovations Inc. 7.72% 23.9% 9.8%


The Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of JELD-WEN Holding Inc. are 1.7 and 1.1. Competitively, PGT Innovations Inc. has 2.8 and 2.2 for Current and Quick Ratio. PGT Innovations Inc.’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than JELD-WEN Holding Inc.

Analyst Ratings

Recommendations and Ratings for JELD-WEN Holding Inc. and PGT Innovations Inc. can be find in next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
JELD-WEN Holding Inc. 0 0 1 3.00
PGT Innovations Inc. 0 0 0 0.00

JELD-WEN Holding Inc.’s upside potential currently stands at 38.67% and an $26 consensus target price.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

The shares of both JELD-WEN Holding Inc. and PGT Innovations Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 0% and 95% respectively. Insiders owned 0.1% of JELD-WEN Holding Inc. shares. Competitively, 3% are PGT Innovations Inc.’s share owned by insiders.


Here are 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)
JELD-WEN Holding Inc. -3.29% 13.62% 6.4% -19.56% -34.53% 42.65%
PGT Innovations Inc. -20.52% -14.12% -25.3% -42.03% -22.34% -9.84%

For the past year JELD-WEN Holding Inc. has 42.65% stronger performance while PGT Innovations Inc. has -9.84% weaker performance.


On 9 of the 14 factors JELD-WEN Holding Inc. beats PGT Innovations Inc.

JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. manufactures doors and windows primarily in North America, Europe, and Australia. The company offers a line of residential interior and exterior door products, including patio doors and folding, or sliding wall systems; non-residential doors; and wood, vinyl, and aluminum windows. It also provides other ancillary products and services, such as shower enclosures and wardrobes, moldings, trim boards, lumber, cutstocks, glass, staircases, hardware and locks, cabinets, and screens, as well as molded door skins, and miscellaneous installation and other services. The company markets its products under the JELD-WEN brand, along with various regional brands, such as Swedoor, DANA, Corinthian, Stegbar, and Trend. Its customers include wholesale distributors and retailers, as well as individual contractors and consumers. The company was founded in 1960 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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.