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DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
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DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
LON:DC

Dixons Carphone Stock Competitors

GBX 123.10
-0.60 (-0.49 %)
(As of 10/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
122.50
126.30
50-Day Range
119.40
141.60
52-Week Range
85.45
159.20
Volume1.16 million shs
Average Volume356,463 shs
Market Capitalization£1.44 billion
P/E Ratio123.10
Dividend Yield2.16%
BetaN/A

Dixons Carphone (LON:DC) Vs. ECM, MERL, FUTR, RMG, ITV, GFS, DPLM, HBR, GRG, and HAS

Should you be buying Dixons Carphone stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Dixons Carphone include Electrocomponents (ECM), Merlin Entertainments (MERL), Future (FUTR), Royal Mail (RMG), ITV (ITV), G4S (GFS), Diploma (DPLM), Harbour Energy (HBR), Greggs (GRG), and Hays (HAS). These companies are all part of the "specialty retail, other" industry.These companies are all part of the "specialty retail, other" industry.These companies are all part of the "services" sector.

Dixons Carphone vs.

Dixons Carphone (LON:DC) and Merlin Entertainments (LON:MERL) are both services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, media sentiment, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, community ranking, analyst recommendations and profitability.

In the previous week, Merlin Entertainments' average media sentiment score of 0.20 beat Dixons Carphone's score of 0.00 indicating that Merlin Entertainments is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Dixons Carphone Neutral
Merlin Entertainments Neutral

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dixons Carphone N/A N/A N/A
Merlin Entertainments N/A N/A N/A

Dixons Carphone pays an annual dividend of GBX 3 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Merlin Entertainments pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.08 per share. Dixons Carphone pays out 300.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Merlin Entertainments pays out 0.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Dixons Carphone received 7 more outperform votes than Merlin Entertainments when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 79.46% of users gave Dixons Carphone an outperform vote while only 77.20% of users gave Merlin Entertainments an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Dixons CarphoneOutperform Votes
708
79.46%
Underperform Votes
183
20.54%
Merlin EntertainmentsOutperform Votes
701
77.20%
Underperform Votes
207
22.80%

Dixons Carphone presently has a consensus price target of GBX 135, suggesting a potential upside of 9.67%.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dixons Carphone
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Merlin Entertainments
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Merlin Entertainments is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Dixons Carphone, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dixons Carphone£10.34 billion0.14N/AGBX 1123.10
Merlin Entertainments£1.74 billion0.00N/AGBX 26.20N/A

Summary

Dixons Carphone beats Merlin Entertainments on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding DC 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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Dixons Carphone (LON:DC) vs. Its Competitors

TypeDixons CarphoneSpecialty Retail, Other IndustryServices SectorLON Exchange
Dividend Yield2.16%1.41%3.86%7.33%
P/E Ratio123.1074.0023.4825.90

Dixons Carphone Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ECM
Electrocomponents
1.5965 of 5 stars
N/A$1,169.60
-∞
N/A£5.20B£2.00B40.047,406Analyst Report
MERL
Merlin Entertainments
1.4583 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£4.66B£1.74B17.3528,000
FUTR
Future
1.8264 of 5 stars
N/A$4,092.00
-∞
N/A£4.29B£467.90M55.092,037
RMG
Royal Mail
1.9209 of 5 stars
N/A$592.33
-∞
N/A£4.22B£12.64B6.76177,047Analyst Report
ITV
ITV
2.5431 of 5 stars
N/A$115.75
-∞
N/A£4.19B£3.11B11.566,273
GFS
G4S
1.8998 of 5 stars
N/A$235.00
-∞
+17.2%£3.83B£7.48B222.55533,000
DPLM
Diploma
1.3731 of 5 stars
$2,908.00
-0.3%
$2,842.50
-2.3%
+27.8%£3.62B£620M69.402,007
HBR
Harbour Energy
1.8098 of 5 stars
N/A$20.75
-∞
N/A£3.60B£2.56B-8.031,800Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
GRG
Greggs
1.4865 of 5 stars
N/A$3,320.00
-∞
N/A£3.21B£1.06B37.6821,538
HAS
Hays
1.6298 of 5 stars
$166.80
-0.2%
$181.00
-8.5%
+48.5%£2.80B£5.65B46.336,822Analyst Report
News Coverage
ETO
Entertainment One
0.9864 of 5 stars
N/AN/A+0.0%£2.78B£928.60M-123.781,259
GNK
Greene King
1.625 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£2.63B£2.22B21.9439,000High Trading Volume
KWS
Keywords Studios
1.5998 of 5 stars
$3,038.00
-0.6%
$3,137.20
-3.3%
+39.9%£2.31B£438.72M92.349,000Analyst Report
Gap Up
SSPG
SSP Group
2.1331 of 5 stars
N/A$363.33
-∞
N/A£2.06B£475.20M-2.3221,798News Coverage
DATA
GlobalData
1.3798 of 5 stars
$1,400.00
-0.9%
N/A-7.0%£1.66B£182.80M62.223,472
LTG
Learning Technologies Group
1.4281 of 5 stars
$202.60
-0.1%
$218.75
-8.0%
+69.1%£1.59B£150.82M88.091,100News Coverage
Gap Down
SRP
Serco Group
2.2632 of 5 stars
N/A$173.17
-∞
N/A£1.57B£4.23B5.4155,000
NEX
National Express Group
1.9931 of 5 stars
N/A$318.33
-∞
N/A£1.45B£1.92B-5.161,969Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
DTG
Jet2 plc (DTG.L)
1.5164 of 5 stars
$728.50
-1.1%
N/A+0.0%£1.30B£3.58B9.36N/AGap Up
BWO
Barloworld
1.0915 of 5 stars
$590.00
-0.0%
N/A+0.0%£1.19B£51.99B-107.277,997High Trading Volume
REDD
Redde Northgate
2.1515 of 5 stars
$406.00
-1.6%
$625.00
-53.9%
+104.2%£999.13M£1.11B15.505,214
SMS
Smart Metering Systems
2.0133 of 5 stars
N/A$898.20
-∞
N/A£956.49M£100.51M560.001,100Gap Down
MTO
Mitie Group
1.6498 of 5 stars
N/A$85.00
-∞
N/A£932.45M£2.56B-93.2975,179
YNGA
Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C.
1.9198 of 5 stars
N/A$1,550.00
-∞
N/A£874.23M£90.60M-21.92147,000Gap Up
CPI
Capita
1.9165 of 5 stars
N/A$58.00
-∞
N/A£830.18M£3.26B3.0655,000
RNK
The Rank Group
1.4331 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£755.11M£329.60M-9.79147,000Analyst Report
News Coverage
RTN
The Restaurant Group
1.9981 of 5 stars
N/A$117.50
-∞
N/A£687.08M£449.40M18.7370,000
RWA
Robert Walters
2.15 of 5 stars
N/A$862.50
-∞
N/A£604.80M£910.20M34.32147,000
PPH
PPHE Hotel Group
1.7331 of 5 stars
N/A$1,085.00
-∞
N/A£580.23M£65.69M-6.064,700
JSG
Johnson Service Group
2.1864 of 5 stars
N/A$182.50
-∞
N/A£578.83M£214.60M-26.124,540Insider Buying
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
HFD
Halfords Group
1.9964 of 5 stars
N/A$430.00
-∞
N/A£575.19M£1.29B10.9410,400Analyst Report
IBPO
iEnergizer
1.5048 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£541.87M£195.96M15.08N/A
PAY
PayPoint
2.4181 of 5 stars
N/A$788.33
-∞
N/A£485.98M£127.75M22.66843
IGR
IG Design Group
2.0798 of 5 stars
$450.00
-0.0%
$790.00
-75.6%
+8.2%£435.86M£873.22M73.772,558Gap Up
HNT
Huntsworth
1.3914 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£399.60M£264.85M19.911,903Gap Down
VP
VP
1.6398 of 5 stars
N/A$1,310.00
-∞
N/A£397.53M£308.00M-85.342,890
RPS
RPS Group
2.0333 of 5 stars
N/A$135.00
-∞
N/A£357.43M£543.20M61.754,800Analyst Report
SDY
Speedy Hire
1.8667 of 5 stars
N/A$90.00
-∞
N/A£338.25M£332.30M54.083,843News Coverage
DLAR
De La Rue
1.8865 of 5 stars
N/A$220.00
-∞
N/A£337.59M£397.40M50.882,364
XPS
XPS Pensions Group
2.3264 of 5 stars
N/A$210.00
-∞
N/A£291.31M£127.93M32.741,203Analyst Report
News Coverage
PDG
Pendragon
2.1931 of 5 stars
N/A$24.00
-∞
N/A£254.24M£3.40B5.755,536
LTHM
James Latham
1.4448 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£236.82M£250.16M15.85906
ASY
Andrews Sykes Group
1.4781 of 5 stars
$510.00
-0.0%
N/A-15.7%£215.09M£69.47M16.29600
SAG
Science Group
1.8648 of 5 stars
$464.00
-0.4%
$520.00
-12.1%
+85.6%£212.00M£77.42M19.83147,000
IPEL
Impellam Group
1.2131 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£206.92M£2.07B25.492,491Positive News
SAA
M&C Saatchi
1.9664 of 5 stars
N/A$217.00
-∞
N/A£197.45M£345.16M-70.222,492
CLL
Cello Health plc (CLL.L)
1.1667 of 5 stars
$161.00
-0.0%
N/AN/A£178.84M£166.77M-178.89N/A
BOOM
Audioboom Group
1.1598 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£169.48M£37.74M-127.06531
STVG
STV Group
1.5833 of 5 stars
$360.00
-1.0%
N/A+28.6%£168.20M£122.70M9.40460
INSE
Inspired Energy
1.0731 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£161.24M£53.78M-13.711,500
This page was last updated on 10/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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