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LON:SMINSmiths Group Competitors & Alternatives

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1,385.84
Now: GBX 1,430.50
1,440.50
50-Day Range
1,242
MA: GBX 1,329.40
1,437.50
52-Week Range
790
Now: GBX 1,430.50
2,246.40
Volume568,849 shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization£5.67 billion
P/E Ratio22.78
Dividend Yield4.10%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) Vs. BA, RR, BKG, MRO, TW, and TPK

Should you be buying SMIN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "industrial products" are considered alternatives and competitors to Smiths Group, including BAE Systems (BA), Rolls-Royce (RR), Berkeley Group (BKG), Melrose Industries (MRO), Taylor Wimpey (TW), and Travis Perkins (TPK).

BAE Systems (LON:BA) and Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares BAE Systems and Smiths Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
BAE Systems£18.30 billion0.83N/AGBX 46.1010.29
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78

BAE Systems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Smiths Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares BAE Systems and Smiths Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
BAE SystemsN/AN/AN/A
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

BAE Systems pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. BAE Systems pays out 0.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. BAE Systems is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for BAE Systems and Smiths Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
BAE Systems04902.69
Smiths Group04702.64

BAE Systems presently has a consensus target price of GBX 636.25, suggesting a potential upside of 34.09%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Given BAE Systems' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe BAE Systems is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Summary

BAE Systems beats Smiths Group on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Rolls-Royce (LON:RR) and Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Rolls-Royce and Smiths Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Rolls-RoyceN/AN/AN/A
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Rolls-Royce and Smiths Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Rolls-Royce£16.59 billion0.31N/AGBX (69.10)-3.86
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78

Rolls-Royce is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Smiths Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Rolls-Royce and Smiths Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Rolls-Royce35302.00
Smiths Group04702.64

Rolls-Royce presently has a consensus target price of GBX 496.20, suggesting a potential upside of 86.05%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Given Rolls-Royce's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Rolls-Royce is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Dividends

Rolls-Royce pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Rolls-Royce pays out -0.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Rolls-Royce is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Smiths Group beats Rolls-Royce on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Berkeley Group (LON:BKG) and Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Berkeley Group and Smiths Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Berkeley GroupN/AN/AN/A
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Berkeley Group and Smiths Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Berkeley Group£1.92 billion2.90N/AGBX 313.4014.14
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78

Berkeley Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Smiths Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Berkeley Group and Smiths Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Berkeley Group27502.21
Smiths Group04702.64

Berkeley Group presently has a consensus target price of GBX 4,624.92, suggesting a potential upside of 4.38%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Given Smiths Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Smiths Group is more favorable than Berkeley Group.

Dividends

Berkeley Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 119 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Berkeley Group pays out 38.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

Smiths Group beats Berkeley Group on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) and Melrose Industries (LON:MRO) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Smiths Group and Melrose Industries, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smiths Group04702.64
Melrose Industries02902.82

Smiths Group presently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Melrose Industries has a consensus target price of GBX 171.30, suggesting a potential upside of 44.86%. Given Melrose Industries' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Melrose Industries is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Profitability

This table compares Smiths Group and Melrose Industries' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A
Melrose IndustriesN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Melrose Industries pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Melrose Industries pays out -3.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Melrose Industries is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Smiths Group and Melrose Industries' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78
Melrose Industries£10.97 billion0.52N/AGBX (1.30)-90.96

Melrose Industries is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Smiths Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Melrose Industries beats Smiths Group on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) and Taylor Wimpey (LON:TW) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Smiths Group and Taylor Wimpey's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78
Taylor Wimpey£4.34 billion1.22N/AGBX 20.607.04

Taylor Wimpey is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Smiths Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Taylor Wimpey pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Taylor Wimpey pays out 0.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Taylor Wimpey is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Smiths Group and Taylor Wimpey, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smiths Group04702.64
Taylor Wimpey07802.53

Smiths Group presently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Taylor Wimpey has a consensus target price of GBX 172.86, suggesting a potential upside of 19.21%. Given Taylor Wimpey's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Taylor Wimpey is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Profitability

This table compares Smiths Group and Taylor Wimpey's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A
Taylor WimpeyN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Taylor Wimpey beats Smiths Group on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) and Travis Perkins (LON:TPK) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Travis Perkins pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Smiths Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Travis Perkins pays out 1.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Smiths Group and Travis Perkins' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A
Travis PerkinsN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Smiths Group and Travis Perkins' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths Group£2.60 billion2.18N/AGBX 62.8022.78
Travis Perkins£6.96 billion0.41N/AGBX 48.4023.55

Smiths Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Travis Perkins, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Smiths Group and Travis Perkins, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smiths Group04702.64
Travis Perkins17502.31

Smiths Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,527.86, suggesting a potential upside of 6.81%. Travis Perkins has a consensus target price of GBX 1,411.18, suggesting a potential upside of 23.79%. Given Travis Perkins' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Travis Perkins is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Summary

Smiths Group beats Travis Perkins on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

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BAE Systems logo
BA
BAE Systems
2.7$474.50+0.7%£15.37 billion£18.30 billion10.29Analyst Report
Rolls-Royce logo
RR
Rolls-Royce
1.9$266.70+3.9%£5.56 billion£16.59 billion-3.86Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
Berkeley Group logo
BKG
Berkeley Group
2.1$4,431.00+0.7%£5.53 billion£1.92 billion14.14Analyst Report
Melrose Industries logo
MRO
Melrose Industries
2.7$118.25+3.9%£5.52 billion£10.97 billion-90.96Heavy News Reporting
Taylor Wimpey logo
TW
Taylor Wimpey
2.7$145.00+1.1%£5.23 billion£4.34 billion7.04Analyst Report
Travis Perkins logo
TPK
Travis Perkins
2.3$1,140.00+1.8%£2.82 billion£6.96 billion23.55Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Weir Group logo
WEIR
Weir Group
1.4$1,048.00+1.8%£2.76 billion£2.66 billion-7.16Analyst Report
Meggitt logo
MGGT
Meggitt
2.5$311.30+0.2%£2.43 billion£2.28 billion11.00Analyst Report
Balfour Beatty logo
BBY
Balfour Beatty
1.7$261.00+0.7%£1.79 billion£7.31 billion13.88
QinetiQ Group logo
QQ
QinetiQ Group
1.4$288.00+0.3%£1.63 billion£1.07 billion15.48Heavy News Reporting
Redrow logo
RDW
Redrow
2.2$464.40+2.4%£1.60 billion£2.01 billion5.41Analyst Report
Grafton Group logo
GFTU
Grafton Group
1.6$679.50+1.9%£1.59 billion£2.67 billion13.59Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Babcock International Group logo
BAB
Babcock International Group
2.5$284.70+0.9%£1.45 billion£4.45 billion-7.38
Ultra Electronics logo
ULE
Ultra Electronics
2.2$1,933.00+0.2%£1.37 billion£825.40 million18.43
Marshalls logo
MSLH
Marshalls
1.6$607.50+0.3%£1.22 billion£541.83 million20.88
Avon Rubber logo
AVON
Avon Rubber
1.7$3,685.00+3.4%£1.10 billion£200.40 million88.80
JHD
James Halstead
0.9$518.00+0.2%£1.09 billion£257.64 million28.00Heavy News Reporting
Renew logo
RNWH
Renew
2.2$457.00+1.5%£353.50 million£612.51 million15.60
Porvair logo
PRV
Porvair
1.5$570.00+1.8%£267.02 million£146.13 million23.55
Senior logo
SNR
Senior
2.9$59.30+2.2%£254.17 million£1.11 billion8.47Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
ABBY
Abbey
1.4$1,180.00+5.1%£239.51 millionN/A4.41High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
Cohort logo
CHRT
Cohort
1.0$585.00+0.9%£233.47 million£141.84 million33.05
GDWN
Goodwin
0.9$3,070.00+0.2%£226.42 million£129.59 million21.01High Trading Volume
Augean logo
AUG
Augean
0.4$185.00+0.0%£193.34 million£107.14 million-15.04Heavy News Reporting
Compagnie de Saint Gobain logo
COD
Compagnie de Saint Gobain
1.3$31.92+1.4%£171.33 million£42.57 billion12.37
CGS
Castings
1.5$372.00+1.1%£161.88 million£138.67 million16.10High Trading Volume
Low & Bonar logo
LWB
Low & Bonar
1.1$22.30+0.7%£157.95 million£317.30 million-2.30
Accsys Technologies logo
AXS
Accsys Technologies
0.6$86.60+1.0%£142.78 millionN/A-12.74High Trading Volume
Somero Enterprises logo
SOM
Somero Enterprises
1.6$229.00+0.4%£129.69 million£89.31 million6.19
Norcros logo
NXR
Norcros
2.2$149.25+2.8%£116.83 million£342 million11.06
Ten Entertainment Group logo
TEG
Ten Entertainment Group
1.9$150.25+0.2%£109.88 million£84.12 million10.81High Trading Volume
Epwin Group logo
EPWN
Epwin Group
1.4$71.70+2.2%£100.19 million£282.10 million9.56
Avingtrans logo
AVG
Avingtrans
1.3$250.00+0.0%£79.38 million£112.66 million33.33Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
AFS
Amiad Water Systems
0.7$240.00+0.0%£74.36 million£115.59 million-29.27
Versarien logo
VRS
Versarien
0.6$41.00+2.6%£71.39 million£8.30 million-17.08
STCM
Steppe Cement
1.5$25.50+0.0%£55.85 million£79.93 million5.80Dividend Announcement
High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
CTO
T Clarke
1.1$99.80+0.0%£42.97 million£334.60 million5.70
BILN
Billington
1.4$295.00+0.7%£38.42 million£108.36 million7.41
XSG
Xeros Technology Group
2.0$1.23+0.8%£24.55 million£1.81 million-0.19High Trading Volume
Northbridge Industrial Services logo
NBI
Northbridge Industrial Services
1.2$82.50+0.0%£24.27 million£33.60 million-103.13
MSI
MS International
0.8$133.00+0.0%£21.78 million£61.15 million-8.81
SIXH
600 Group
1.3$8.95+1.7%£11.75 million£69.18 million3.44
NTBR
Northern Bear
1.4$55.50+0.0%£11.67 million£55.85 million4.48
Mycelx Technologies logo
MYX
Mycelx Technologies
0.6$46.50+0.0%£8.75 million£11.91 million-3.04High Trading Volume
RHL
Redhall Group
0.6$1.60+100.0%£5.33 million£37.76 million-1.33
TCN
Tricorn Group
1.3$7.50+0.0%£3.69 million£21.93 million4.41High Trading Volume
AUK
Aukett Swanke
0.7$1.95+2.6%£3.14 million£14.00 million3.90High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
PEL
Paragon Entertainment
0.5$1.15+100.0%£2.37 million£10.84 million-0.96
LDSG
Leeds Group
0.5$12.50+12.0%£2.19 million£39.57 million-1.02
MOGP
Mountfield Group
0.9$0.75+0.0%£1.91 million£16.49 million2.50
This page was last updated on 7/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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