PZ Cussons (PZC) Competitors

GBX 113.20
+2.00 (+1.80%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

PZC vs. W7L, MCB, ACRL, MPE, NICL, WIL, CCEP, AEP, KITW, and GNC

Should you be buying PZ Cussons stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PZ Cussons include Warpaint London (W7L), McBride (MCB), Accrol Group (ACRL), M.P. Evans Group (MPE), Nichols (NICL), Wilmington (WIL), Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP), Anglo-Eastern Plantations (AEP), Kitwave Group (KITW), and Greencore Group (GNC). These companies are all part of the "consumer defensive" sector.

PZ Cussons vs.

Warpaint London (LON:W7L) and PZ Cussons (LON:PZC) are both small-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, media sentiment and community ranking.

35.3% of Warpaint London shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.3% of PZ Cussons shares are held by institutional investors. 41.8% of Warpaint London shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 44.6% of PZ Cussons shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Warpaint London currently has a consensus price target of GBX 550, suggesting a potential upside of 12.94%. PZ Cussons has a consensus price target of GBX 146.50, suggesting a potential upside of 29.42%. Given Warpaint London's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe PZ Cussons is more favorable than Warpaint London.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Warpaint London
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
PZ Cussons
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25

Warpaint London pays an annual dividend of GBX 9 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. PZ Cussons pays an annual dividend of GBX 5 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.4%. Warpaint London pays out 5,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. PZ Cussons pays out -6,250.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. PZ Cussons is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Warpaint London has a net margin of 15.51% compared to Warpaint London's net margin of -5.65%. PZ Cussons' return on equity of 32.86% beat Warpaint London's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Warpaint London15.51% 32.86% 20.32%
PZ Cussons -5.65%-14.78%-3.91%

In the previous week, PZ Cussons' average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Warpaint London'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
Warpaint London Neutral
PZ Cussons Neutral

Warpaint London has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PZ Cussons has a beta of 0.27, indicating that its share price is 73% less volatile than the S&P 500.

PZ Cussons received 249 more outperform votes than Warpaint London when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 56.30% of users gave Warpaint London an outperform vote while only 51.97% of users gave PZ Cussons an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Warpaint LondonOutperform Votes
67
56.30%
Underperform Votes
52
43.70%
PZ CussonsOutperform Votes
316
51.97%
Underperform Votes
292
48.03%

Warpaint London has higher earnings, but lower revenue than PZ Cussons. PZ Cussons is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Warpaint London, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Warpaint London£89.59M4.20£13.90M£0.182,705.56
PZ Cussons£596.50M0.81-£33.70M-£0.08-1,415.00

Summary

Warpaint London beats PZ Cussons on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricPZ CussonsHousehold & Personal Products IndustryDefensive SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£485.31M£10.71B£4.90B£1.65B
Dividend Yield4.97%2.74%3.21%7.01%
P/E Ratio-1,415.00242.25221.431,945.89
Price / Sales0.811,314.70217.31363,651.60
Price / Cash5.5033.92132.1234.15
Price / Book1.693.183.612.89
Net Income-£33.70M£588.87M£156.05M£174.39M
7 Day Performance7.40%3.13%1.47%0.79%
1 Month Performance28.34%7.75%3.71%9.31%
1 Year Performance-43.34%15.68%1.37%11.32%

PZ Cussons Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
W7L
Warpaint London
0.6145 of 5 stars
GBX 465
-3.1%
GBX 550
+18.3%
+81.7%£359.26M£75.55M4,227.27125
MCB
McBride
0 of 5 stars
GBX 107.50
+1.4%
N/A+255.0%£187.11M£930.70M1,075.002,941Gap Up
ACRL
Accrol Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 38.50
-0.3%
N/A+7.7%£122.77M£221.16M-3,850.00456News Coverage
MPE
M.P. Evans Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 840
flat
N/A+0.5%£445.54M£307.37M1,076.9212,800News Coverage
NICL
Nichols
0 of 5 stars
GBX 980
+2.7%
N/A+0.5%£357.70M£170.74M1,960.00325Gap Up
WIL
Wilmington
0.6731 of 5 stars
GBX 370
-1.3%
GBX 418
+13.0%
+29.1%£331.41M£124.99M1,850.001,000
CCEP
Coca-Cola Europacific Partners
0 of 5 stars
GBX 67.20
-1.2%
N/A+12.7%£309.31M£18.30B18.5132,000
AEP
Anglo-Eastern Plantations
0 of 5 stars
GBX 706
+0.3%
N/A-20.3%£279.15M£371.84M743.1615,327
KITW
Kitwave Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 378.50
-2.6%
GBX 455
+20.2%
+27.7%£265.37M£602.22M1,455.77600
GNC
Greencore Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 132
-1.0%
N/A+68.8%£617.80M£1.91B1,885.7113,602Positive News
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This page (LON:PZC) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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