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Experian (EXPN) Competitors

GBX 3,538
-29.00 (-0.81%)
(As of 06:22 AM ET)

EXPN vs. DATA, AFM, FNTL, RCDO, ELIX, SAG, GTLY, PPHC, MANO, and MJH

Should you be buying Experian stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Experian include GlobalData (DATA), Alpha Financial Markets Consulting (AFM), Fintel (FNTL), Ricardo (RCDO), Elixirr International (ELIX), Science Group (SAG), Gateley (GTLY), Public Policy (PPHC), Manolete Partners (MANO), and MJ Hudson Group (MJH). These companies are all part of the "consulting services" industry.

Experian vs.

GlobalData (LON:DATA) and Experian (LON:EXPN) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking and media sentiment.

GlobalData has a beta of 0.58, suggesting that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Experian has a beta of 0.65, suggesting that its stock price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Experian had 3 more articles in the media than GlobalData. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Experian and 0 mentions for GlobalData. GlobalData's average media sentiment score of 0.59 beat Experian's score of 0.00 indicating that Experian is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
GlobalData Neutral
Experian Positive

Experian has a consensus target price of GBX 3,502.50, indicating a potential downside of 1.81%. Given GlobalData's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Experian is more favorable than GlobalData.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
GlobalData
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Experian
1 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60

GlobalData pays an annual dividend of GBX 5 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Experian pays an annual dividend of GBX 46 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. GlobalData pays out 12,500.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Experian pays out 4,466.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GlobalData£273.10M6.35£30.80M£0.045,387.50
Experian£7.10B4.58£1.20B£1.033,463.11

Experian received 590 more outperform votes than GlobalData when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 69.56% of users gave Experian an outperform vote while only 66.46% of users gave GlobalData an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GlobalDataOutperform Votes
107
66.46%
Underperform Votes
54
33.54%
ExperianOutperform Votes
697
69.56%
Underperform Votes
305
30.44%

Experian has a net margin of 16.89% compared to Experian's net margin of 11.28%. Experian's return on equity of 58.06% beat GlobalData's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
GlobalData11.28% 58.06% 9.18%
Experian 16.89%27.87%9.67%

21.4% of GlobalData shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 58.1% of Experian shares are owned by institutional investors. 67.1% of GlobalData shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Experian shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Experian beats GlobalData on 14 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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EXPN vs. The Competition

MetricExperianConsulting Services IndustryIndustrials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£32.54B£2.60B£3.91B£1.47B
Dividend Yield1.26%3.45%4.35%11.53%
P/E Ratio3,463.111,558.61422.181,808.56
Price / Sales4.58211.95491.40345,301.32
Price / Cash172.4622.4730.2034.14
Price / Book7.044.303.762.76
Net Income£1.20B£104.71M£194.14M£170.28M
7 Day Performance-1.82%-0.33%4.57%67.34%
1 Month Performance-3.78%0.20%5.42%3.29%
1 Year Performance18.86%-3.13%20.71%21.89%

Experian Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DATA
GlobalData
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 216
+0.3%
N/A-82.6%£1.74B£273.10M5,400.003,532
AFM
Alpha Financial Markets Consulting
0.0413 of 5 stars
0.04 / 5 stars
GBX 496
+0.4%
GBX 442.50
-10.8%
+24.5%£567.33M£234.90M4,133.331,051News Coverage
FNTL
Fintel
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 315
flat
N/A+54.4%£327.19M£64.90M4,500.00501Gap Up
RCDO
Ricardo
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 497
+0.2%
N/A-17.4%£309.23M£456.70M-49,700.002,978
ELIX
Elixirr International
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 550
+2.6%
N/A+14.0%£259.99M£85.89M1,617.65484Gap Up
SAG
Science Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 418
+0.1%
N/A+1.6%£191.03M£113.34M3,483.33443
GTLY
Gateley
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 137
-0.4%
N/A-9.7%£180.35M£168.50M1,245.451,498Dividend Increase
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
PPHC
Public Policy
1.3391 of 5 stars
1.34 / 5 stars
GBX 135
flat
GBX 250
+85.2%
+1.7%£158.87M£134.99M-1,350.00333
MANO
Manolete Partners
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 135
-0.7%
N/A-35.6%£59.08M£26.47M3,375.0025Gap Up
MJH
MJ Hudson Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 13.13
flat
N/AN/A£26.69M£47.45M-437.50232

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

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