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Currys (CURY) Competitors

GBX 76.65
-1.80 (-2.29%)
(As of 11:53 AM ET)

CURY vs. SPD, DNLM, SMWH, PETS, MOON, APGN, CARD, HFD, FDL, and IGR

Should you be buying Currys stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Currys include Sports Direct International (SPD), Dunelm Group (DNLM), WH Smith (SMWH), Pets at Home Group (PETS), Moonpig Group (MOON), Applegreen (APGN), Card Factory (CARD), Halfords Group (HFD), Findel (FDL), and IG Design Group (IGR). These companies are all part of the "specialty retail" industry.

Currys vs.

Currys (LON:CURY) and Sports Direct International (LON:SPD) are both consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends.

93.2% of Currys shares are owned by institutional investors. 18.5% of Currys shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Currys has higher revenue and earnings than Sports Direct International. Sports Direct International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Currys, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Currys£9.20B0.09£40M£0.041,916.25
Sports Direct International£3.70B0.66N/A£21.5021.86

Currys has a net margin of 0.44% compared to Sports Direct International's net margin of 0.00%. Currys' return on equity of 2.14% beat Sports Direct International's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Currys0.44% 2.14% 1.55%
Sports Direct International N/A N/A N/A

Currys received 172 more outperform votes than Sports Direct International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 77.78% of users gave Currys an outperform vote while only 72.75% of users gave Sports Direct International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CurrysOutperform Votes
714
77.78%
Underperform Votes
204
22.22%
Sports Direct InternationalOutperform Votes
542
72.75%
Underperform Votes
203
27.25%

In the previous week, Currys and Currys both had 1 articles in the media. Currys' average media sentiment score of 0.91 beat Sports Direct International's score of 0.67 indicating that Currys is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Currys
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Sports Direct International
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Currys currently has a consensus target price of GBX 91.80, indicating a potential upside of 19.77%. Given Currys' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Currys is more favorable than Sports Direct International.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Currys
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80
Sports Direct International
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Summary

Currys beats Sports Direct International on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricCurrysSpecialty Retail IndustryCyclical SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£866.15M£2.97B£2.18B£1.41B
Dividend Yield5.86%4.36%4.49%11.84%
P/E Ratio1,916.25352.18383.271,700.76
Price / Sales0.0938.85334.79297,120.23
Price / Cash4.8011.8925.3832.76
Price / Book0.452.192.062.78
Net Income£40M£276.27M£190.01M£166.71M
7 Day Performance4.50%1.18%1.19%64.02%
1 Month Performance0.33%4.56%1.09%65.00%
1 Year Performance45.14%2.72%2.53%86.48%

Currys Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SPD
Sports Direct International
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£2.45B£3.70B21.8626,500High Trading Volume
DNLM
Dunelm Group
0.645 of 5 stars
0.65 / 5 stars
GBX 1,112
+0.6%
GBX 1,199.17
+7.8%
+7.3%£2.25B£1.68B1,523.2911,000News Coverage
SMWH
WH Smith
2.2625 of 5 stars
2.26 / 5 stars
GBX 1,182
+2.1%
GBX 1,701.33
+43.9%
-17.4%£1.55B£1.86B2,412.2414,935Dividend Increase
PETS
Pets at Home Group
0.728 of 5 stars
0.73 / 5 stars
GBX 295.80
+1.4%
GBX 368.33
+24.5%
-19.4%£1.38B£1.45B1,848.7511,377News Coverage
MOON
Moonpig Group
0.8175 of 5 stars
0.82 / 5 stars
GBX 202
+0.5%
GBX 253.75
+25.6%
+25.2%£694.11M£329.47M2,020.00730Gap Down
APGN
Applegreen
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£598.53MN/A20.5011,145
CARD
Card Factory
3.0619 of 5 stars
3.06 / 5 stars
GBX 97
+0.4%
GBX 154.67
+59.5%
+7.7%£335.27M£510.90M692.869,075
HFD
Halfords Group
0.1732 of 5 stars
0.17 / 5 stars
GBX 146.60
+0.7%
GBX 146
-0.4%
-33.9%£320.95M£1.70B977.3312,000
FDL
Findel
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 233
+1.3%
N/AN/A£201.41M£506.81M8.631,871
IGR
IG Design Group
1.9427 of 5 stars
1.94 / 5 stars
GBX 198
-3.4%
GBX 325
+64.1%
+54.7%£194.59M£813.17M-942.863,092Gap Down

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This page (LON:CURY) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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