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Are ac motors cheaper than dc?

DC motors have a number of advantages over AC: higher starting Torque, quick starting and stopping, reversing, variable speeds, and they are easier to control than AC. Is this true? AC solutions with fractional horsepower ratings can be difficult to find because the market for AC is larger than for DC.

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