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Centrica Competitors

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Today's Range
55.02
Now: GBX 56
56.50
50-Day Range
51.36
MA: GBX 54.30
58.04
52-Week Range
30
Now: GBX 56
59.32
Volume11.43 million shs
Average Volume18.58 million shs
Market Capitalization£3.29 billion
P/E Ratio80.00
Dividend Yield11.93%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Centrica (LON:CNA) Vs. UU, SVT, PNN, DRX, GLO, and AFC

Should you be buying CNA stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "utilities" are considered alternatives and competitors to Centrica, including United Utilities Group (UU), Severn Trent (SVT), Pennon Group (PNN), Drax Group (DRX), ContourGlobal (GLO), and AFC Energy (AFC).

Centrica (LON:CNA) and United Utilities Group (LON:UU) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Centrica and United Utilities Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00
United Utilities Group£1.82 billion3.59N/AGBX 16.1059.47

United Utilities Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Centrica and United Utilities Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Centrica14402.33
United Utilities Group03202.40

Centrica presently has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. United Utilities Group has a consensus target price of GBX 980, suggesting a potential upside of 2.36%. Given Centrica's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Centrica is more favorable than United Utilities Group.

Profitability

This table compares Centrica and United Utilities Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CentricaN/AN/AN/A
United Utilities GroupN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Centrica beats United Utilities Group on 4 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

Centrica (LON:CNA) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Centrica and Severn Trent's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.25N/AGBX 47.4051.62

Severn Trent is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Centrica and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Centrica14402.33
Severn Trent13102.00

Centrica presently has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, suggesting a potential upside of 0.57%. Given Centrica's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Centrica is more favorable than Severn Trent.

Profitability

This table compares Centrica and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CentricaN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Centrica beats Severn Trent on 5 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

Centrica (LON:CNA) and Pennon Group (LON:PNN) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Centrica and Pennon Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CentricaN/AN/AN/A
Pennon GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Centrica and Pennon Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00
Pennon Group£603.10 million7.22N/AGBX 436.302.36

Pennon Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Centrica and Pennon Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Centrica14402.33
Pennon Group03102.25

Centrica presently has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. Pennon Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,149.33, suggesting a potential upside of 11.48%. Given Pennon Group's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Pennon Group is more favorable than Centrica.

Summary

Centrica beats Pennon Group on 4 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

Centrica (LON:CNA) and Drax Group (LON:DRX) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Centrica and Drax Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Centrica14402.33
Drax Group02502.71

Centrica presently has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. Drax Group has a consensus target price of GBX 363.43, suggesting a potential downside of 12.47%. Given Centrica's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Centrica is more favorable than Drax Group.

Profitability

This table compares Centrica and Drax Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CentricaN/AN/AN/A
Drax GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Centrica and Drax Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00
Drax Group£4.24 billion0.39N/AGBX (39.80)-10.43

Drax Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Centrica beats Drax Group on 4 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

ContourGlobal (LON:GLO) and Centrica (LON:CNA) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, earnings and risk.

Profitability

This table compares ContourGlobal and Centrica's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ContourGlobalN/AN/AN/A
CentricaN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for ContourGlobal and Centrica, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ContourGlobal01102.50
Centrica14402.33

ContourGlobal currently has a consensus price target of GBX 206, suggesting a potential upside of 3.31%. Centrica has a consensus price target of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. Given Centrica's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Centrica is more favorable than ContourGlobal.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares ContourGlobal and Centrica's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ContourGlobal£1.41 billion0.93N/AGBX 1.50132.93
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00

Centrica is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ContourGlobal, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

ContourGlobal beats Centrica on 4 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

AFC Energy (LON:AFC) and Centrica (LON:CNA) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and risk.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares AFC Energy and Centrica's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AFC EnergyN/AN/AN/AGBX (0.80)-88.75
Centrica£12.25 billion0.27N/AGBX 0.7080.00

AFC Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares AFC Energy and Centrica's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
AFC EnergyN/AN/AN/A
CentricaN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for AFC Energy and Centrica, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
AFC Energy0000N/A
Centrica14402.33

Centrica has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.91%. Given Centrica's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Centrica is more favorable than AFC Energy.

Summary

Centrica beats AFC Energy on 5 of the 5 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Centrica Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
United Utilities Group logo
UU
United Utilities Group
1.0$957.40+1.7%£6.53 billion£1.82 billion59.47High Trading Volume
Severn Trent logo
SVT
Severn Trent
1.1$2,447.00+0.6%£5.89 billion£1.82 billion51.62News Coverage
Pennon Group logo
PNN
Pennon Group
1.8$1,031.00+0.6%£4.32 billion£603.10 million2.36
Drax Group logo
DRX
Drax Group
1.1$415.20+1.6%£1.68 billion£4.24 billion-10.43News Coverage
GLO
ContourGlobal
1.3$199.40+1.4%£1.31 billion£1.41 billion132.93Gap Up
AFC Energy logo
AFC
AFC Energy
0.5$71.00+0.4%£478.17 millionN/A-88.75
PHE
PowerHouse Energy Group
0.7$5.80+4.7%£216.55 million£100,000.00-58.00Gap Down
JEL
Jersey Electricity
1.2$534.00+0.2%£163.92 million£111.75 million14.09
EQT
EQTEC
1.1$2.05+4.9%£147.76 million£895,847.00-20.50Analyst Report
Gap Down
IES
Invinity Energy Systems
0.6$113.87+0.8%£101.57 million£720,000.00-4.26High Trading Volume
OPG Power Ventures logo
OPG
OPG Power Ventures
1.0$18.66+3.2%£77.14 million£111.71 million6.02News Coverage
YU
Yü Group
0.6$262.50+4.8%£42.74 million£101.53 million-36.46High Trading Volume
Good Energy Group logo
GOOD
Good Energy Group
1.5$230.00+7.0%£35.62 million£130.65 million575.00
INFA
InfraStrata
0.5$42.50+0.0%£34.62 million£6.13 million-1.72Upcoming Earnings
AMPH
Aggregated Micro Power
0.4$92.00+81.2%£12.02 million£49.33 million70.77Gap Down
BION
BiON
0.3$2.89+13.5%£11.87 million£49.37 million28.90
GSH
Green & Smart
0.6$2.85+99.1%£9.84 millionN/A-2.85Gap Down
GRP
Greencoat Renewables
1.1$1.20+0.3%£8.86 million£3.02 million41.21
MWG
Modern Water plc (MWG.L)
0.6$2.45+7.3%£5.57 million£1.74 million-2.04
RUR
Rurelec
0.6$0.84+1.8%£4.63 millionN/A-1.40
Plutus PowerGen logo
PPG
Plutus PowerGen
0.5$0.04+0.0%£1.97 million£1.17 million-0.19
(MYT.L) logo
MYT
(MYT.L)
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00
Flowgroup logo
FLOW
Flowgroup
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00Gap Up
KSK
KSK Power Ventur plc (KSK.L)
0.4$2.25+33.3%£0.00N/A0.00
This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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