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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
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American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
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American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
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Antofagasta (ANTO) Competitors

GBX 2,250
-14.00 (-0.62%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

ANTO vs. WPM, AAL, S32, CRDA, MNDI, CRH, GLEN, RIO, ATYM, and TKO

Should you be buying Antofagasta stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Antofagasta include Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), Anglo American (AAL), South32 (S32), Croda International (CRDA), Mondi (MNDI), CRH (CRH), Glencore (GLEN), Rio Tinto Group (RIO), Atalaya Mining (ATYM), and Taseko Mines (TKO). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

Antofagasta vs.

Antofagasta (LON:ANTO) and Wheaton Precious Metals (LON:WPM) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, media sentiment, community ranking, earnings and dividends.

Antofagasta has a beta of 1.12, meaning that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Wheaton Precious Metals has a beta of 0.66, meaning that its stock price is 34% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Antofagasta had 16 more articles in the media than Wheaton Precious Metals. MarketBeat recorded 17 mentions for Antofagasta and 1 mentions for Wheaton Precious Metals. Wheaton Precious Metals' average media sentiment score of 1.42 beat Antofagasta's score of 0.22 indicating that Wheaton Precious Metals is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Antofagasta
1 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Wheaton Precious Metals
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Antofagasta has higher revenue and earnings than Wheaton Precious Metals. Antofagasta is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Wheaton Precious Metals, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Antofagasta£6.32B3.51£835.10M£0.673,358.21
Wheaton Precious Metals£1.02B18.88£537.64M£0.944,521.28

Antofagasta presently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,648.33, suggesting a potential downside of 26.74%. Wheaton Precious Metals has a consensus target price of GBX 4,100, suggesting a potential downside of 3.53%. Given Wheaton Precious Metals' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Wheaton Precious Metals is more favorable than Antofagasta.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Antofagasta
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.30
Wheaton Precious Metals
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Wheaton Precious Metals has a net margin of 52.92% compared to Antofagasta's net margin of 13.20%. Antofagasta's return on equity of 10.97% beat Wheaton Precious Metals' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Antofagasta13.20% 10.97% 5.83%
Wheaton Precious Metals 52.92%7.85%4.65%

Antofagasta pays an annual dividend of GBX 29 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Wheaton Precious Metals pays an annual dividend of GBX 49 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Antofagasta pays out 4,328.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Wheaton Precious Metals pays out 5,212.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Antofagasta is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Antofagasta received 597 more outperform votes than Wheaton Precious Metals when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 100.00% of users gave Wheaton Precious Metals an outperform vote while only 42.38% of users gave Antofagasta an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
AntofagastaOutperform Votes
601
42.38%
Underperform Votes
817
57.62%
Wheaton Precious MetalsOutperform Votes
4
100.00%
Underperform Votes
No Votes

19.9% of Antofagasta shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.5% of Wheaton Precious Metals shares are owned by institutional investors. 65.4% of Antofagasta shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Wheaton Precious Metals shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Antofagasta beats Wheaton Precious Metals on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding ANTO and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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ANTO vs. The Competition

MetricAntofagastaCopper IndustryMaterials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£22.18B£2.36B£2.87B£1.48B
Dividend Yield1.44%4.53%5.41%11.58%
P/E Ratio3,358.21682.33133.261,852.35
Price / Sales3.513,082.04943,888.08361,669.90
Price / Cash4.9330.7223.5925.64
Price / Book2.482.213.582.56
Net Income£835.10M-£922,800.00£175.46M£187.65M
7 Day Performance-0.71%1.22%-0.91%-0.69%
1 Month Performance16.82%13.10%13.59%8.40%
1 Year Performance42.95%1.23%157.59%12.54%

Antofagasta Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
WPM
Wheaton Precious Metals
0.3443 of 5 stars
GBX 4,035
-2.4%
GBX 4,100
+1.6%
+6.0%£18.28B£1.02B4,292.5542Positive News
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
AAL
Anglo American
0.3591 of 5 stars
GBX 2,095
-3.4%
GBX 2,493.33
+19.0%
-21.1%£28.07B£30.65B11,638.89105,000Insider Selling
Gap Down
S32
South32
0.9176 of 5 stars
GBX 168.80
-5.0%
GBX 247.67
+46.7%
N/A£7.65B£6.98B-1,205.719,616Gap Down
High Trading Volume
CRDA
Croda International
0.4178 of 5 stars
GBX 4,830
+1.3%
GBX 5,133.33
+6.3%
-29.2%£6.74B£1.69B3,959.025,852Positive News
MNDI
Mondi
0.785 of 5 stars
GBX 1,376.50
-1.9%
GBX 1,502.50
+9.2%
+14.9%£6.07B£7.33B1,404.5922,014Dividend Increase
News Coverage
CRH
CRH
0.335 of 5 stars
GBX 6,406
-2.3%
GBX 5,551
-13.3%
+55.9%£44.10B£34.95B1,867.6478,500
GLEN
Glencore
0.7105 of 5 stars
GBX 466.60
-3.1%
GBX 570
+22.2%
-4.1%£56.69B£217.83B1,728.1583,426
RIO
Rio Tinto Group
1.5036 of 5 stars
GBX 5,254
-2.9%
GBX 6,262.86
+19.2%
-2.7%£65.68B£54.04B1,070.0657,000Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Down
ATYM
Atalaya Mining
0.7196 of 5 stars
GBX 409
-3.7%
GBX 513.33
+25.5%
+17.0%£572.19M£340.35M1,778.26477
TKO
Taseko Mines
0.7641 of 5 stars
GBX 190.50
-5.2%
GBX 230
+20.7%
N/A£552.45M£524.97M9,525.00N/AInsider Buying
Gap Down

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This page (LON:ANTO) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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