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The Berkeley Group (BKG) Competitors

GBX 4,562
-2.00 (-0.04%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

BKG vs. TW, BDEV, PSN, VTY, BWY, RDW, HWDN, MKS, KGF, and ENT

Should you be buying The Berkeley Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of The Berkeley Group include Taylor Wimpey (TW), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Persimmon (PSN), Vistry Group (VTY), Bellway (BWY), Redrow (RDW), Howden Joinery Group (HWDN), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS), Kingfisher (KGF), and Entain (ENT). These companies are all part of the "consumer cyclical" sector.

The Berkeley Group vs.

Taylor Wimpey (LON:TW) and The Berkeley Group (LON:BKG) are both mid-cap consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, earnings, profitability, risk, community ranking, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends.

In the previous week, Taylor Wimpey and Taylor Wimpey both had 6 articles in the media. The Berkeley Group's average media sentiment score of 0.23 beat Taylor Wimpey's score of -0.12 indicating that Taylor Wimpey is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Taylor Wimpey
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
The Berkeley Group
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Taylor Wimpey currently has a consensus price target of GBX 135.50, indicating a potential upside of 0.67%. The Berkeley Group has a consensus price target of GBX 4,614.86, indicating a potential upside of 1.16%. Given Taylor Wimpey's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe The Berkeley Group is more favorable than Taylor Wimpey.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Taylor Wimpey
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
The Berkeley Group
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.29

The Berkeley Group has a net margin of 17.92% compared to The Berkeley Group's net margin of 9.93%. Taylor Wimpey's return on equity of 13.75% beat The Berkeley Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Taylor Wimpey9.93% 7.73% 4.58%
The Berkeley Group 17.92%13.75%4.72%

Taylor Wimpey received 824 more outperform votes than The Berkeley Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 79.24% of users gave Taylor Wimpey an outperform vote while only 67.95% of users gave The Berkeley Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Taylor WimpeyOutperform Votes
1443
79.24%
Underperform Votes
378
20.76%
The Berkeley GroupOutperform Votes
619
67.95%
Underperform Votes
292
32.05%

Taylor Wimpey pays an annual dividend of GBX 10 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.4%. The Berkeley Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 92 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Taylor Wimpey pays out 10,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. The Berkeley Group pays out 2,185.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Taylor Wimpey has a beta of 1.77, suggesting that its stock price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Berkeley Group has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

The Berkeley Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Taylor Wimpey. The Berkeley Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Taylor Wimpey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Taylor Wimpey£3.51B1.36£349M£0.101,346.00
The Berkeley Group£2.54B1.91£455.50M£4.211,083.61

69.6% of Taylor Wimpey shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.3% of The Berkeley Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Taylor Wimpey shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.9% of The Berkeley Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Berkeley Group beats Taylor Wimpey on 11 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding BKG 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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BKG vs. The Competition

MetricThe Berkeley GroupResidential Construction IndustryCyclical SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£4.84B£2.00B£2.91B£1.52B
Dividend Yield1.94%5.10%4.07%11.83%
P/E Ratio1,083.61670.79322.151,797.08
Price / Sales1.9197.13260.00359,675.31
Price / Cash4.145.2327.7927.93
Price / Book1.420.932.392.53
Net Income£455.50M£159.38M£204.82M£176.37M
7 Day Performance-1.26%-0.14%-0.49%1.15%
1 Month Performance-0.93%-0.46%0.13%8.64%
1 Year Performance6.56%21.21%9.06%20.22%

The Berkeley Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TW
Taylor Wimpey
0.3587 of 5 stars
GBX 133.35
+0.8%
GBX 134.60
+0.9%
+11.0%£4.72B£3.51B1,333.505,236Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
BDEV
Barratt Developments
1.2706 of 5 stars
GBX 465.60
-1.1%
GBX 490.88
+5.4%
-1.5%£4.54B£4.39B2,116.366,728Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
PSN
Persimmon
0.475 of 5 stars
GBX 1,277
-0.3%
GBX 1,236.40
-3.2%
+1.0%£4.08B£2.77B1,596.255,554Analyst Upgrade
VTY
Vistry Group
0.4583 of 5 stars
GBX 1,170
-1.8%
GBX 796
-32.0%
+46.4%£3.99B£3.56B1,828.134,826Analyst Report
BWY
Bellway
0.3495 of 5 stars
GBX 2,564
-0.9%
GBX 2,519
-1.8%
+13.2%£3.04B£2.87B1,424.442,979Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Positive News
RDW
Redrow
0.8014 of 5 stars
GBX 651.50
-1.1%
GBX 634.50
-2.6%
+35.9%£2.15B£1.85B1,017.972,189Analyst Upgrade
HWDN
Howden Joinery Group
0.328 of 5 stars
GBX 867.50
-0.2%
GBX 810.83
-6.5%
+29.1%£4.76B£2.31B1,885.8712,000Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
MKS
Marks and Spencer Group
0.7237 of 5 stars
GBX 254.80
-0.7%
GBX 254.17
-0.2%
+54.0%£5.17B£12.53B1,274.0064,000Analyst Report
News Coverage
KGF
Kingfisher
0.5251 of 5 stars
GBX 244.20
-0.2%
GBX 222.50
-8.9%
-1.3%£4.57B£12.98B1,356.6777,701Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Positive News
ENT
Entain
2.8563 of 5 stars
GBX 823.40
-0.2%
GBX 1,265.17
+53.7%
-35.9%£5.26B£4.77B-583.9721,212Analyst Report

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