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Mitchells & Butlers (MAB) Competitors

GBX 291
-3.00 (-1.02%)
(As of 11:49 AM ET)

MAB vs. GRG, GNK, DOM, EIG, SSPG, JDW, RTN, YNGA, DPEU, and LGRS

Should you be buying Mitchells & Butlers stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Mitchells & Butlers include Greggs (GRG), Greene King (GNK), Domino's Pizza Group (DOM), Ei Group plc (EIG.L) (EIG), SSP Group (SSPG), J D Wetherspoon (JDW), The Restaurant Group (RTN), Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C. (YNGA), DP Eurasia (DPEU), and Loungers (LGRS). These companies are all part of the "restaurants" industry.

Mitchells & Butlers vs.

Greggs (LON:GRG) and Mitchells & Butlers (LON:MAB) are both consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, media sentiment, earnings, profitability, valuation, community ranking, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk.

In the previous week, Mitchells & Butlers had 5 more articles in the media than Greggs. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Mitchells & Butlers and 0 mentions for Greggs. Mitchells & Butlers' average media sentiment score of 1.84 beat Greggs' score of 1.09 indicating that Greggs is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Greggs Very Positive
Mitchells & Butlers Positive

Greggs pays an annual dividend of GBX 62 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Mitchells & Butlers pays an annual dividend of GBX 8 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Greggs pays out 4,460.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Mitchells & Butlers pays out 11,428.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Mitchells & Butlers received 57 more outperform votes than Greggs when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.14% of users gave Greggs an outperform vote while only 56.09% of users gave Mitchells & Butlers an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GreggsOutperform Votes
440
64.14%
Underperform Votes
246
35.86%
Mitchells & ButlersOutperform Votes
497
56.09%
Underperform Votes
389
43.91%

Greggs has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mitchells & Butlers has a beta of 1.54, indicating that its stock price is 54% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Greggs has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Mitchells & Butlers. Greggs is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mitchells & Butlers, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Greggs£1.81B1.58£142.50M£1.392,025.90
Mitchells & Butlers£2.62B0.66£45M£0.074,157.14

Greggs has a net margin of 7.87% compared to Greggs' net margin of 1.72%. Mitchells & Butlers' return on equity of 29.17% beat Greggs' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Greggs7.87% 29.17% 10.45%
Mitchells & Butlers 1.72%2.05%3.68%

Greggs presently has a consensus price target of GBX 3,375, suggesting a potential upside of 19.85%. Mitchells & Butlers has a consensus price target of GBX 332.50, suggesting a potential upside of 14.26%. Given Mitchells & Butlers' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Greggs is more favorable than Mitchells & Butlers.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Greggs
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Mitchells & Butlers
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

59.9% of Greggs shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 32.6% of Mitchells & Butlers shares are held by institutional investors. 5.8% of Greggs shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 57.5% of Mitchells & Butlers shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Greggs beats Mitchells & Butlers on 13 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricMitchells & ButlersRestaurants IndustryCyclical SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£1.73B£2.13B£2.10B£1.45B
Dividend Yield2.73%4.78%4.45%11.48%
P/E Ratio4,157.141,104.71370.721,721.02
Price / Sales0.6656.06315.85262,878.73
Price / Cash3.5032.0025.2433.62
Price / Book0.792.282.012.76
Net Income£45M£100.18M£186.11M£167.90M
7 Day Performance-3.96%-1.30%-0.49%-0.10%
1 Month Performance-3.32%-2.18%0.65%7.50%
1 Year Performance42.79%-4.26%1.82%23.35%

Mitchells & Butlers Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GRG
Greggs
0.9618 of 5 stars
GBX 2,842
-0.6%
GBX 3,375
+18.8%
+13.4%£2.88B£1.81B2,044.6031,839Positive News
GNK
Greene King
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£2.63B£2.22B21.9439,000High Trading Volume
DOM
Domino's Pizza Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 318.80
+0.3%
GBX 445
+39.6%
+16.0%£1.28B£679.80M1,138.571,630High Trading Volume
EIG
Ei Group plc (EIG.L)
0 of 5 stars
GBX 284.60
-0.1%
N/A+0.0%£1.26B£724M-6.161,371
SSPG
SSP Group
1.9843 of 5 stars
GBX 152.40
+1.4%
GBX 296.25
+94.4%
-37.8%£1.22B£3.21B15,240.0042,000Dividend Cut
High Trading Volume
JDW
J D Wetherspoon
0.9359 of 5 stars
GBX 742
-0.1%
GBX 674
-9.2%
+14.1%£917.26M£2B2,318.7541,754Positive News
RTN
The Restaurant Group
0 of 5 stars
N/AGBX 54.50
+∞
+71.2%£499.23M£927M-1,080.0018,000
YNGA
Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C.
2.8099 of 5 stars
GBX 960
+0.2%
GBX 1,300
+35.4%
-19.5%£365.09M£378.90M2,000.005,654Dividend Announcement
Positive News
DPEU
DP Eurasia
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/A+315.8%£278.52M£2.53B4,750.001,457Gap Down
LGRS
Loungers
0 of 5 stars
GBX 268
flat
GBX 370
+38.1%
+39.8%£278.05M£310.80M3,828.577,500

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This page (LON:MAB) was last updated on 6/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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