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Wacker Chemie Competitors

€111.20
+3.65 (+3.39 %)
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€108.85
Now: €111.20
€111.30
50-Day Range
€106.15
MA: €118.23
€130.10
52-Week Range
€30.04
Now: €111.20
€131.55
Volume64,063 shs
Average Volume218,420 shs
Market Capitalization$5.52 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.47%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) Vs. SY1, HEI, 1COV, BNR, TKA, and LXS

Should you be buying WCH stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "basic materials" are considered alternatives and competitors to Wacker Chemie, including Symrise (SY1), HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) (HEI), Covestro (1COV), Brenntag AG (BNR.F) (BNR), thyssenkrupp (TKA), and LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft (LXS).

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) and Symrise (ETR:SY1) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, dividends and earnings.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Wacker Chemie and Symrise's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72
Symrise$3.54 billion3.77$314.19 million€2.3242.44

Symrise has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Wacker Chemie. Wacker Chemie is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Symrise, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Wacker Chemie and Symrise, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Wacker Chemie06402.40
Symrise01002.00

Wacker Chemie presently has a consensus target price of €120.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.91%. Symrise has a consensus target price of €118.00, suggesting a potential upside of 19.85%. Given Symrise's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Symrise is more favorable than Wacker Chemie.

Profitability

This table compares Wacker Chemie and Symrise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A
SymriseN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Symrise pays an annual dividend of €0.95 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Symrise pays out 40.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

Symrise beats Wacker Chemie on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) and HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) (ETR:HEI) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Wacker Chemie and HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F), as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Wacker Chemie06402.40
HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)24902.47

Wacker Chemie presently has a consensus target price of €120.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.91%. HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) has a consensus target price of €66.86, suggesting a potential downside of 0.21%. Given Wacker Chemie's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Wacker Chemie is more favorable than HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F).

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Wacker Chemie and HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)'s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72
HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)$17.95 billion0.74$-2,254,601,008.00(€11.36)-5.90

Wacker Chemie has higher earnings, but lower revenue than HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F). Wacker Chemie is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) pays an annual dividend of €0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) pays out -5.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Wacker Chemie and HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A
HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)N/AN/AN/A

Summary

HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) beats Wacker Chemie on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Covestro (ETR:1COV) and Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Covestro and Wacker Chemie's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CovestroN/AN/AN/A
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Covestro and Wacker Chemie, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Covestro16702.43
Wacker Chemie06402.40

Covestro currently has a consensus target price of €58.23, indicating a potential downside of 5.19%. Wacker Chemie has a consensus target price of €120.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.91%. Given Wacker Chemie's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Wacker Chemie is more favorable than Covestro.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Covestro and Wacker Chemie's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Covestro$10.56 billion1.12$193.20 million€1.0061.42
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72

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

Dividends

Covestro pays an annual dividend of €1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Covestro pays out 120.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

Covestro beats Wacker Chemie on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) and Brenntag AG (BNR.F) (ETR:BNR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Wacker Chemie and Brenntag AG (BNR.F), as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Wacker Chemie06402.40
Brenntag AG (BNR.F)03502.63

Wacker Chemie currently has a consensus price target of €120.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.91%. Brenntag AG (BNR.F) has a consensus price target of €62.38, indicating a potential downside of 3.98%. Given Wacker Chemie's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Wacker Chemie is more favorable than Brenntag AG (BNR.F).

Profitability

This table compares Wacker Chemie and Brenntag AG (BNR.F)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A
Brenntag AG (BNR.F)N/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Brenntag AG (BNR.F) pays an annual dividend of €1.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Brenntag AG (BNR.F) pays out 41.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Wacker Chemie and Brenntag AG (BNR.F)'s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72
Brenntag AG (BNR.F)$12.03 billion0.83$465.05 million€3.0121.58

Brenntag AG (BNR.F) has higher revenue and earnings than Wacker Chemie. Wacker Chemie is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Brenntag AG (BNR.F), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Brenntag AG (BNR.F) beats Wacker Chemie on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

thyssenkrupp (ETR:TKA) and Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares thyssenkrupp and Wacker Chemie's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
thyssenkrupp$28.59 billion0.25$9.81 billion€15.760.72
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72

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

Dividends

thyssenkrupp pays an annual dividend of €0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. thyssenkrupp pays out 1.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares thyssenkrupp and Wacker Chemie's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
thyssenkruppN/AN/AN/A
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for thyssenkrupp and Wacker Chemie, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
thyssenkrupp0000N/A
Wacker Chemie06402.40

Wacker Chemie has a consensus price target of €120.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.91%. Given Wacker Chemie's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Wacker Chemie is more favorable than thyssenkrupp.

Summary

thyssenkrupp beats Wacker Chemie on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:LXS) and Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Dividends

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.95 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft pays out 9.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Wacker Chemie pays out -3.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft and Wacker Chemie, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft26702.33
Wacker Chemie06402.40

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft currently has a consensus price target of €64.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.88%. Wacker Chemie has a consensus price target of €120.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.91%. Given Wacker Chemie's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Wacker Chemie is more favorable than LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft.

Profitability

This table compares LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft and Wacker Chemie's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
LANXESS AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
Wacker ChemieN/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft and Wacker Chemie's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft$6.24 billion0.87$835.06 million€9.676.50
Wacker Chemie$4.61 billion1.20$-633,642,890.00(€12.76)-8.72

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft has higher revenue and earnings than Wacker Chemie. Wacker Chemie is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft beats Wacker Chemie on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.


Wacker Chemie Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Symrise logo
SY1
Symrise
1.0$98.46+1.8%$13.33 billion$3.54 billion42.44High Trading Volume
News Coverage
HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F) logo
HEI
HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.F)
1.0$67.00+2.3%$13.29 billion$17.95 billion-5.90
Covestro logo
1COV
Covestro
1.4$61.42+2.4%$11.87 billion$10.56 billion61.42News Coverage
Brenntag AG (BNR.F) logo
BNR
Brenntag AG (BNR.F)
1.3$64.96+1.1%$10.04 billion$12.03 billion21.58Upcoming Earnings
High Trading Volume
TKA
thyssenkrupp
1.0$11.42+2.3%$7.11 billion$28.59 billion0.72High Trading Volume
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft logo
LXS
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft
1.5$62.82+2.4%$5.42 billion$6.24 billion6.50
Aurubis logo
NDA
Aurubis
1.4$72.80+0.7%$3.20 billion$13.20 billion8.88
FPE3
Fuchs Petrolub
1.0$45.96+1.3%$3.19 billion$2.36 billion28.02High Trading Volume
K+S Aktiengesellschaft logo
SDF
K+S Aktiengesellschaft
1.0$9.56+3.3%$1.83 billion$3.77 billion-0.94
Salzgitter AG (SZG.F) logo
SZG
Salzgitter AG (SZG.F)
1.1$25.30+2.2%$1.37 billion$7.17 billion-3.02Gap Down
Klöckner & Co SE logo
KCO
Klöckner & Co SE
1.2$8.99+1.9%$896.75 million$5.26 billion-4.76
SGL Carbon logo
SGL
SGL Carbon
0.6$7.07+2.7%$864.46 million$937.80 million-45.32
CEV
Centrotec SE (CEV.F)
1.2$15.36+0.0%$202.26 million$682.00 million8.45High Trading Volume
ArcelorMittal logo
MT
ArcelorMittal
1.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00News Coverage
Gap Down
Brenntag logo
BNR
Brenntag
0.8$64.96+1.1%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
MXB
Caeneus Minerals Ltd (MXB.F)
0.6N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain logo
SGO
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain
1.0$44.32+0.2%$0.00N/A0.00
Evonik Industries logo
EVK
Evonik Industries
1.0$28.49+2.1%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Fuchs Petrolub logo
FPE
Fuchs Petrolub
0.9$36.80+2.4%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
News Coverage
K+S Aktiengesellschaft logo
SDF
K+S Aktiengesellschaft
0.6$9.56+3.3%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
L'Air Liquide logo
AI
L'Air Liquide
0.5$127.40+2.1%$0.00N/A0.00News Coverage
LXS
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft
0.6$62.82+2.4%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
AEZ
Mercer International Inc. (AEZ.F)
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
P9G
Paramount Gold Nevada
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
REN
Relx
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
Sandstorm Gold logo
SAND
Sandstorm Gold
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00News Coverage
SONI
Sonae Indústria, S.G.P.S., S.A. (SONI.LS)
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00
Symrise logo
SY1
Symrise
1.0$98.46+1.8%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
NVG
The Navigator Company, S.A. (NVG.LS)
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
thyssenkrupp logo
TKA
thyssenkrupp
1.0$11.42+2.3%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Vallourec logo
VK
Vallourec
0.5$37.28+8.7%$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
IU2
Yara International ASA
0.6N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
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