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Drax Group (DRX) Competitors

GBX 465.70
+46.80 (+11.17%)
(As of 04:35 PM ET)

DRX vs. PNN, TEP, IES, GOOD, ATOM, SAE, KIBO, MAST, YU, and HGEN

Should you be buying Drax Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Drax Group include Pennon Group (PNN), Telecom Plus (TEP), Invinity Energy Systems (IES), Good Energy Group (GOOD), ATOME Energy (ATOM), SIMEC Atlantis Energy (SAE), Kibo Energy (KIBO), MAST Energy Developments (MAST), Yü Group (YU), and HydrogenOne Capital Growth (HGEN). These companies are all part of the "utilities" sector.

Drax Group vs.

Pennon Group (LON:PNN) and Drax Group (LON:DRX) are both small-cap utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, valuation and community ranking.

55.8% of Pennon Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.7% of Drax Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Pennon Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Drax Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Pennon Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 44 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.7%. Drax Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Pennon Group pays out -73,333.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Drax Group pays out 4,888.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Pennon Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Drax Group received 107 more outperform votes than Pennon Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 65.12% of users gave Drax Group an outperform vote while only 61.99% of users gave Pennon Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Pennon GroupOutperform Votes
455
61.99%
Underperform Votes
279
38.01%
Drax GroupOutperform Votes
562
65.12%
Underperform Votes
301
34.88%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pennon Group£819.30M2.31-£16.80M-£0.06-11,026.10
Drax Group£8.31B0.22£184.30M£0.451,034.89

Pennon Group has a beta of 0.3, meaning that its share price is 70% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Drax Group has a beta of 1.14, meaning that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Drax Group has a net margin of 2.22% compared to Drax Group's net margin of -2.05%. Pennon Group's return on equity of 12.42% beat Drax Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pennon Group-2.05% -1.49% 1.15%
Drax Group 2.22%12.42%3.36%

In the previous week, Drax Group had 8 more articles in the media than Pennon Group. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Drax Group and 1 mentions for Pennon Group. Drax Group's average media sentiment score of 1.32 beat Pennon Group's score of 0.44 indicating that Pennon Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pennon Group
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Drax Group
1 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Pennon Group presently has a consensus target price of GBX 964, indicating a potential upside of 45.71%. Drax Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,020, indicating a potential upside of 119.03%. Given Pennon Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Drax Group is more favorable than Pennon Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pennon Group
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40
Drax Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Summary

Drax Group beats Pennon Group on 16 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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DRX vs. The Competition

MetricDrax GroupUtilities IndustryUtilities SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£1.79B£1.02B£11.31B£1.33B
Dividend Yield5.20%4.95%4.26%12.13%
P/E Ratio1,034.8942.4384.251,694.49
Price / Sales0.2253.8828.23408,101.44
Price / Cash8.5536.3618.5032.67
Price / Book1.151.271.882.50
Net Income£184.30M-£28.31M£489.14M£182.54M
7 Day Performance9.60%-1.84%-0.81%-0.26%
1 Month Performance-7.00%-6.34%-2.07%-0.48%
1 Year Performance-26.83%-20.57%0.00%5.85%

Drax Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PNN
Pennon Group
3.2143 of 5 stars
GBX 674
+0.6%
GBX 964
+43.0%
-21.5%£1.93B£819.30M-11,233.333,000Dividend Cut
TEP
Telecom Plus
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1,444
-1.2%
N/A-18.0%£1.14B£2.80B1,698.822,347
IES
Invinity Energy Systems
2.3766 of 5 stars
GBX 24.50
+2.1%
GBX 75
+206.1%
-18.5%£46.81M£16.34M-175.00147Analyst Report
GOOD
Good Energy Group
2.9671 of 5 stars
GBX 256.75
+3.9%
GBX 475
+85.0%
+51.2%£46.78M£297.20M221.34292Gap Up
ATOM
ATOME Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 51.70
+1.4%
N/A-52.0%£20.85MN/A-397.698High Trading Volume
SAE
SIMEC Atlantis Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1.01
-3.8%
N/A-29.3%£7.30M£15.56M101.0022
KIBO
Kibo Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.04
+1.3%
N/AN/A£1.63M£1.04M-5.5017News Coverage
Gap Down
MAST
MAST Energy Developments
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.36
+5.5%
N/A-72.5%£955,000.00£1.04M-36.20N/AGap Up
YU
Yü Group
0.6695 of 5 stars
GBX 1,125
-0.9%
GBX 1,415
+25.8%
N/A£188.33M£344.26M2,812.50190High Trading Volume
HGEN
HydrogenOne Capital Growth
0 of 5 stars
GBX 48.20
+0.7%
N/A-31.4%£62.09M£6.64M1,205.0010News Coverage

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This page (LON:DRX) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff