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Crest Nicholson (CRST) Competitors

GBX 188.40
+3.20 (+1.73%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)

CRST vs. GLE, CRN, XPS, BOO, MOON, BOWL, ASC, ABDP, PPH, and WIX

Should you be buying Crest Nicholson stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Crest Nicholson include MJ Gleeson (GLE), Cairn Homes (CRN), XPS Pensions Group (XPS), boohoo group (BOO), Moonpig Group (MOON), Hollywood Bowl Group (BOWL), ASOS (ASC), AB Dynamics (ABDP), PPHE Hotel Group (PPH), and Wickes Group (WIX). These companies are all part of the "consumer cyclical" sector.

Crest Nicholson vs.

Crest Nicholson (LON:CRST) and MJ Gleeson (LON:GLE) are both small-cap consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and community ranking.

Crest Nicholson pays an annual dividend of GBX 17 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.0%. MJ Gleeson pays an annual dividend of GBX 13 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Crest Nicholson pays out 24,285.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. MJ Gleeson pays out 4,482.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Crest Nicholson received 236 more outperform votes than MJ Gleeson when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 69.39% of users gave MJ Gleeson an outperform vote while only 68.89% of users gave Crest Nicholson an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Crest NicholsonOutperform Votes
567
68.89%
Underperform Votes
256
31.11%
MJ GleesonOutperform Votes
331
69.39%
Underperform Votes
146
30.61%

In the previous week, Crest Nicholson had 3 more articles in the media than MJ Gleeson. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Crest Nicholson and 0 mentions for MJ Gleeson. Crest Nicholson's average media sentiment score of 0.78 beat MJ Gleeson's score of -0.25 indicating that Crest Nicholson is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Crest Nicholson Positive
MJ Gleeson Neutral

Crest Nicholson has higher revenue and earnings than MJ Gleeson. MJ Gleeson is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Crest Nicholson, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Crest Nicholson£657.50M0.74£17.90M£0.072,691.43
MJ Gleeson£308.78M0.94£16.97M£0.291,710.34

Crest Nicholson currently has a consensus target price of GBX 222.40, indicating a potential upside of 18.05%. MJ Gleeson has a consensus target price of GBX 518, indicating a potential upside of 4.44%. Given Crest Nicholson's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Crest Nicholson is more favorable than MJ Gleeson.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Crest Nicholson
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
MJ Gleeson
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

77.4% of Crest Nicholson shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 57.4% of MJ Gleeson shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.7% of Crest Nicholson shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.1% of MJ Gleeson 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.

MJ Gleeson has a net margin of 5.49% compared to Crest Nicholson's net margin of 2.72%. MJ Gleeson's return on equity of 6.00% beat Crest Nicholson's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Crest Nicholson2.72% 2.06% 1.82%
MJ Gleeson 5.49%6.00%4.23%

Crest Nicholson has a beta of 1.96, meaning that its share price is 96% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MJ Gleeson has a beta of 0.98, meaning that its share price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Crest Nicholson beats MJ Gleeson on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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CRST vs. The Competition

MetricCrest NicholsonResidential Construction IndustryCyclical SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£484.04M£2.01B£3.54B£1.39B
Dividend Yield8.74%4.93%4.41%11.78%
P/E Ratio2,691.43616.58343.531,768.98
Price / Sales0.7495.32262.58328,030.63
Price / Cash2.085.3624.4633.62
Price / Book0.561.063.882.38
Net Income£17.90M£176.70M£271.78M£184.69M
7 Day Performance1.18%-1.26%-2.22%-0.43%
1 Month Performance-15.89%-2.27%-1.15%7.75%
1 Year Performance-30.79%12.87%6.50%17.19%

Crest Nicholson Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GLE
MJ Gleeson
0.2912 of 5 stars
GBX 485.96
-0.3%
GBX 518
+6.6%
+14.5%£283.70M£308.78M1,675.72743Positive News
CRN
Cairn Homes
0 of 5 stars
GBX 138
+1.3%
N/A+52.9%£889.96M£666.81M1,254.55351Positive News
XPS
XPS Pensions Group
0.2976 of 5 stars
GBX 231
+0.4%
GBX 235.33
+1.9%
+64.4%£475.93M£184.11M3,300.001,570Dividend Cut
BOO
boohoo group
0.7314 of 5 stars
GBX 36.38
+0.8%
GBX 43.07
+18.4%
-39.0%£461.96M£1.62B-519.645,567
MOON
Moonpig Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 164.40
+1.5%
GBX 231.25
+40.7%
+35.0%£564.40M£329.47M1,644.00730News Coverage
Gap Down
BOWL
Hollywood Bowl Group
1.8722 of 5 stars
GBX 331.45
+0.7%
GBX 410
+23.7%
+29.7%£568.70M£215.08M1,657.252,787Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
ASC
ASOS
2.9191 of 5 stars
GBX 351.58
+1.9%
GBX 533
+51.6%
-52.9%£419.54M£3.55B-165.063,042Analyst Report
News Coverage
Positive News
ABDP
AB Dynamics
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1,738
+1.0%
N/A+0.0%£398.52M£100.77M3,697.87471
PPH
PPHE Hotel Group
1.6626 of 5 stars
GBX 1,430
-0.7%
GBX 2,000
+39.9%
+30.6%£601.46M£414.60M2,698.114,700
WIX
Wickes Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 155.40
+1.2%
N/A+5.8%£388.13M£1.55B1,295.007,919Positive News

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