LON:SMIN

Smiths Group Competitors

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MA: GBX 1,518.82
1,596
52-Week Range
1,119.50
Now: GBX 1,613.50
1,738.57
Volume592,522 shs
Average Volume647,070 shs
Market Capitalization£6.40 billion
P/E Ratio25.86
Dividend Yield2.94%
BetaN/A

Competitors

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

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), Melrose Industries (MRO), Taylor Wimpey (TW), The Berkeley Group (BKG), and The Weir Group (WEIR).

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

Dividends

Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. BAE Systems pays an annual dividend of GBX 24 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Smiths Group pays out 0.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. BAE Systems pays out 59.3% 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 BAE Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

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

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86
BAE Systems£19.28 billion0.86N/AGBX 40.5012.72

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.

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smiths Group03502.63
BAE Systems03802.73

Smiths Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. BAE Systems has a consensus target price of GBX 596.56, indicating a potential upside of 15.84%. Given BAE Systems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe BAE Systems is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Summary

BAE Systems beats Smiths Group on 5 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 investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

Rolls-Royce pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.35 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 0.6% 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.

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 gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Rolls-Royce£11.82 billion0.79N/AGBX (52.90)-2.11
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86

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 Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Rolls-Royce and Smiths Group, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Rolls-Royce43602.15
Smiths Group03502.63

Rolls-Royce presently has a consensus target price of GBX 312.25, indicating a potential upside of 179.09%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. Given Rolls-Royce's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Rolls-Royce is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Summary

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

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

Profitability

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

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

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Melrose Industries£8.77 billion0.96N/AGBX (11)-15.78
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86

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.

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Melrose Industries02602.75
Smiths Group03502.63

Melrose Industries presently has a consensus price target of GBX 163.71, indicating a potential downside of 5.69%. Smiths Group has a consensus price target of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. Given Smiths Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Smiths Group is more favorable than Melrose Industries.

Summary

Smiths Group beats Melrose Industries on 4 of the 7 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 better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

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

Dividends

Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Taylor Wimpey pays an annual dividend of GBX 4 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Smiths Group pays out 0.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Taylor Wimpey pays out 64.5% 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Smiths Group and Taylor Wimpey, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Smiths Group03502.63
Taylor Wimpey04802.67

Smiths Group currently has a consensus price target of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. Taylor Wimpey has a consensus price target of GBX 177.92, indicating a potential downside of 6.38%. Given Smiths Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Smiths Group is more favorable than Taylor Wimpey.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86
Taylor Wimpey£2.79 billion2.48N/AGBX 6.2030.65

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

Summary

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

The 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 businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares The Berkeley Group and Smiths Group's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Berkeley Group£1.89 billion2.99N/AGBX 289.1016.03
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86

The 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 recent recommendations and price targets for The Berkeley Group and Smiths Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Berkeley Group04602.60
Smiths Group03502.63

The Berkeley Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 5,235.22, indicating a potential upside of 12.97%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. Given The Berkeley Group's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe The Berkeley Group is more favorable than Smiths Group.

Dividends

The Berkeley Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 2.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Smiths Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. The Berkeley Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Smiths Group pays out 0.6% 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 The Berkeley Group and Smiths Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

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

Summary

The Berkeley Group beats Smiths Group on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Weir Group and Smiths Group's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Weir Group£1.96 billion2.45N/AGBX (57.10)-32.47
Smiths Group£2.46 billion2.60N/AGBX 62.4025.86

The Weir 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 recent recommendations and price targets for The Weir Group and Smiths Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Weir Group010402.29
Smiths Group03502.63

The Weir Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,429.17, indicating a potential downside of 22.91%. Smiths Group has a consensus target price of GBX 1,617.86, indicating a potential upside of 0.27%. Given Smiths Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Smiths Group is more favorable than The Weir Group.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Weir GroupN/AN/AN/A
Smiths GroupN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Smiths Group beats The Weir Group on 7 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.


Smiths Group Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
BAE Systems logo
BA
BAE Systems
1.7$515.00+2.3%£16.60 billion£19.28 billion12.72High Trading Volume
Rolls-Royce logo
RR
Rolls-Royce
1.4$111.88+0.7%£9.36 billion£11.82 billion-2.11High Trading Volume
Melrose Industries logo
MRO
Melrose Industries
1.0$173.60+0.5%£8.43 billion£8.77 billion-15.78
Taylor Wimpey logo
TW
Taylor Wimpey
1.4$190.05+1.8%£6.93 billion£2.79 billion30.65High Trading Volume
The Berkeley Group logo
BKG
The Berkeley Group
1.6$4,634.00+1.3%£5.64 billion£1.89 billion16.03News Coverage
The Weir Group logo
WEIR
The Weir Group
1.3$1,854.00+2.1%£4.81 billion£1.96 billion-32.47
Travis Perkins logo
TPK
Travis Perkins
1.7$1,645.50+0.7%£4.15 billion£6.16 billion-182.83
Meggitt logo
MGGT
Meggitt
1.0$480.10+1.5%£3.75 billion£1.68 billion-11.88Insider Selling
Gap Down
Grafton Group logo
GFTU
Grafton Group
1.0$1,066.00+1.3%£2.56 billion£2.51 billion23.64Gap Up
Redrow logo
RDW
Redrow
1.4$669.20+1.7%£2.36 billion£1.51 billion18.28
Balfour Beatty logo
BBY
Balfour Beatty
0.8$306.40+0.6%£2.07 billion£7.32 billion69.64Insider Selling
Gap Down
QinetiQ Group logo
QQ
QinetiQ Group
1.5$328.00+0.4%£1.88 billion£1.19 billion15.92High Trading Volume
Ultra Electronics logo
ULE
Ultra Electronics
1.7$2,044.00+1.4%£1.46 billion£859.80 million17.37
Marshalls logo
MSLH
Marshalls
0.7$709.00+2.2%£1.42 billion£469.45 million590.83
Babcock International Group logo
BAB
Babcock International Group
2.1$233.30+1.6%£1.18 billion£4.36 billion-4.33High Trading Volume
News Coverage
JHD
James Halstead
0.9$508.00+0.4%£1.14 billion£238.69 million30.24Gap Up
Avon Rubber logo
AVON
Avon Rubber
1.3$3,472.00+1.2%£1.08 billion£168 million7.87News Coverage
Gap Up
Senior logo
SNR
Senior
1.5$117.50+1.0%£492.82 million£733.60 million-3.08
Renew logo
RNWH
Renew
1.4$572.00+0.5%£450.06 million£620.37 million21.50
ABBY
Abbey
1.2$1,600.00+0.0%£334.03 million£226.11 million9.45Gap Up
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain logo
COD
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain
0.9$51.59+0.8%£273.42 million£38.13 billion60.69News Coverage
Accsys Technologies logo
AXS
Accsys Technologies
0.6$154.00+1.5%£260.76 millionN/A-22.65Gap Down
Cohort logo
CHRT
Cohort
1.1$620.00+1.6%£254.39 million£125.35 million27.68Gap Up
Porvair logo
PRV
Porvair
1.2$544.00+3.3%£251.14 million£135.01 million29.57News Coverage
Gap Up
Augean logo
AUG
Augean
0.6$217.50+0.0%£228.31 million£91.66 million17.13News Coverage
GDWN
Goodwin
1.0$3,005.00+1.8%£226.16 million£137.05 million33.73
Norcros logo
NXR
Norcros
1.6$275.00+1.1%£222.35 million£296.10 million68.75
Somero Enterprises logo
SOM
Somero Enterprises
1.2$390.00+2.6%£219.11 million£88.57 million11.82
Low & Bonar logo
LWB
Low & Bonar
0.9$24.55+2.2%£169.34 million£317.30 million-2.53News Coverage
Gap Up
CGS
Castings
1.5$375.00+1.6%£163.62 million£107.28 million45.18Gap Down
Ten Entertainment Group logo
TEG
Ten Entertainment Group
1.5$238.00+0.0%£162.67 million£36.27 million-9.05
Epwin Group logo
EPWN
Epwin Group
1.1$97.40+0.4%£141.18 million£235.40 million97.40News Coverage
AFS
Amiad Water Systems
0.7$350.00+0.0%£106.39 million£104.60 million37.63News Coverage
Avingtrans logo
AVG
Avingtrans
0.9$330.00+0.0%£105.40 million£113.66 million45.21Gap Down
STCM
Steppe Cement
1.2$37.50+1.3%£82.13 million£76.59 million7.65
Versarien logo
VRS
Versarien
0.6$42.00+8.3%£79.75 million£7.02 million-10.50High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Down
XSG
Xeros Technology Group
0.6$230.00+6.5%£52.48 million£795,000.00-1.10High Trading Volume
CTO
TClarke
0.8$114.50+2.6%£49.30 million£231.90 million42.41Gap Up
BILN
Billington
1.2$342.00+0.0%£44.23 million£93.89 million13.10News Coverage
Gap Down
Northbridge Industrial Services logo
NBI
Northbridge Industrial Services
0.6$98.50+0.0%£27.48 million£32.84 million-3.51Gap Down
MSI
MS INTERNATIONAL
1.1$165.00+1.5%£26.72 million£54.18 million-8.64Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Up
SIXH
The 600 Group
0.9$8.75+0.0%£10.28 million£56.95 million-4.38Gap Up
NTBR
Northern Bear
0.9$53.50+1.9%£10.17 million£46.68 million-5.00Gap Down
MYCELX Technologies logo
MYX
MYCELX Technologies
0.6$50.00+7.0%£9.72 million£6.48 million-1.67Gap Up
LDSG
Leeds Group
0.5$27.50+1.8%£7.51 million£36.42 million-15.28Gap Down
RHL
Redhall Group
0.5N/AN/A£5.33 million£37.76 million-1.33
TCN
Tricorn Group
1.5$6.00+0.0%£2.95 million£21.93 million3.53Gap Down
AUK
Aukett Swanke Group
0.7$1.50+0.0%£2.48 million£11.34 million3.20Gap Down
PEL
Paragon Entertainment
0.5$1.15+4.3%£2.37 million£10.84 million-0.96Gap Up
ASH
Ashley House plc (ASH.L)
0.5N/AN/A£668,000.00£11.92 million-0.24News Coverage
Gap Down
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