LON:SVT

Severn Trent Competitors

GBX 2,439
-8.00 (-0.33 %)
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Today's Range
2,416
Now: GBX 2,439
2,453
50-Day Range
2,168
MA: GBX 2,311.38
2,461
52-Week Range
2,148
Now: GBX 2,439
2,593
Volume82,357 shs
Average Volume514,688 shs
Market Capitalization£5.91 billion
P/E Ratio51.46
Dividend Yield4.11%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Severn Trent (LON:SVT) Vs. SSE, UU, PNN, CNA, DRX, and GLO

Should you be buying SVT stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "utilities" are considered alternatives and competitors to Severn Trent, including SSE (SSE), United Utilities Group (UU), Pennon Group (PNN), Centrica (CNA), Drax Group (DRX), and ContourGlobal (GLO).

SSE (LON:SSE) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares SSE and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SSEN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares SSE and Severn Trent's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SSE£6.56 billion2.36N/AGBX 89.2016.67
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

SSE is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Severn Trent, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for SSE and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SSE15502.36
Severn Trent13102.00

SSE currently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,426.33, suggesting a potential downside of 4.62%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, suggesting a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Severn Trent's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Severn Trent is more favorable than SSE.

Dividends

SSE pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Severn Trent pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. SSE pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Severn Trent pays out 2.1% 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. SSE is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

SSE beats Severn Trent on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Dividends

United Utilities Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 43 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.4%. Severn Trent pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. United Utilities Group pays out 267.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Severn Trent pays out 2.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for United Utilities Group and Severn Trent, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United Utilities Group03202.40
Severn Trent13102.00

United Utilities Group currently has a consensus price target of GBX 980, suggesting a potential upside of 1.28%. Severn Trent has a consensus price target of GBX 2,461, suggesting a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Severn Trent's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Severn Trent is more favorable than United Utilities Group.

Profitability

This table compares United Utilities Group and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United Utilities GroupN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares United Utilities Group and Severn Trent's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United Utilities Group£1.82 billion3.63N/AGBX 16.1060.10
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

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

Summary

United Utilities Group beats Severn Trent on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Pennon Group (LON:PNN) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

Pennon Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Severn Trent pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Pennon Group pays out 0.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Severn Trent pays out 2.1% 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. Pennon Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Pennon Group and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pennon GroupN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pennon Group£603.10 million7.22N/AGBX 436.302.37
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Pennon Group and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pennon Group03102.25
Severn Trent13102.00

Pennon Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 1,149.33, suggesting a potential upside of 12.13%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, suggesting a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Pennon Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Pennon Group is more favorable than Severn Trent.

Summary

Pennon Group beats Severn Trent on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Centrica (LON:CNA) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, valuation and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Centrica and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CentricaN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Centrica and Severn Trent's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centrica£12.25 billion0.26N/AGBX 0.7078.97
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

Severn Trent is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centrica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Centrica and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Centrica14402.33
Severn Trent13102.00

Centrica currently has a consensus target price of GBX 58.75, indicating a potential upside of 5.97%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, indicating a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Centrica's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Centrica is more favorable than Severn Trent.

Summary

Centrica beats Severn Trent on 5 of the 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

Drax Group (LON:DRX) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Drax Group and Severn Trent's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Drax Group£4.24 billion0.39N/AGBX (39.80)-10.37
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

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

Dividends

Drax Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Severn Trent pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Drax Group pays out -0.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Severn Trent pays out 2.1% 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 Drax Group and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Drax GroupN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Drax Group and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Drax Group02502.71
Severn Trent13102.00

Drax Group presently has a consensus target price of GBX 363.43, indicating a potential downside of 11.83%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, indicating a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Severn Trent's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Severn Trent is more favorable than Drax Group.

Summary

Severn Trent beats Drax Group on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

ContourGlobal (LON:GLO) and Severn Trent (LON:SVT) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, earnings and institutional ownership.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares ContourGlobal and Severn Trent's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ContourGlobal£1.41 billion0.93N/AGBX 1.40142.40
Severn Trent£1.82 billion3.24N/AGBX 47.4051.41

Severn Trent is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ContourGlobal, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

ContourGlobal pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Severn Trent pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. ContourGlobal pays out 11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Severn Trent pays out 2.1% 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 ContourGlobal and Severn Trent's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ContourGlobalN/AN/AN/A
Severn TrentN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for ContourGlobal and Severn Trent, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ContourGlobal01102.50
Severn Trent13102.00

ContourGlobal presently has a consensus target price of GBX 206, suggesting a potential upside of 3.41%. Severn Trent has a consensus target price of GBX 2,461, suggesting a potential upside of 1.69%. Given ContourGlobal's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe ContourGlobal is more favorable than Severn Trent.


Severn Trent Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
SSE logo
SSE
SSE
1.4$1,487.22-1.5%£15.74 billion£6.56 billion16.67
United Utilities Group logo
UU
United Utilities Group
1.0$967.60-1.1%£6.60 billion£1.82 billion60.10High Trading Volume
Pennon Group logo
PNN
Pennon Group
1.8$1,032.00-0.2%£4.35 billion£603.10 million2.37
Centrica logo
CNA
Centrica
1.0$55.28-1.3%£3.29 billion£12.25 billion78.97
Drax Group logo
DRX
Drax Group
1.1$412.60-0.6%£1.65 billion£4.24 billion-10.37
GLO
ContourGlobal
1.3$199.36-0.0%£1.31 billion£1.41 billion142.40Gap Up
AFC Energy logo
AFC
AFC Energy
0.5$69.27-2.5%£480.20 millionN/A-86.59
PHE
PowerHouse Energy Group
0.7$5.42-3.0%£218.51 million£100,000.00-54.17
JEL
Jersey Electricity
1.2$533.90-0.2%£163.92 million£111.75 million14.09
EQT
EQTEC
1.1$2.00-2.5%£147.76 million£895,847.00-20.00
IES
Invinity Energy Systems
0.6$117.60-1.2%£101.57 million£720,000.00-4.40
OPG Power Ventures logo
OPG
OPG Power Ventures
1.0$18.16-3.5%£75.34 million£111.71 million5.86
YU
Yü Group
0.6$267.50-1.9%£43.55 million£101.53 million-37.15High Trading Volume
Good Energy Group logo
GOOD
Good Energy Group
1.5$230.00-1.5%£37.70 million£130.65 million575.00
INFA
InfraStrata
0.5$41.88-1.5%£34.62 million£6.13 million-1.70Upcoming Earnings
AMPH
Aggregated Micro Power
0.8$92.00-81.4%£12.32 million£49.33 million70.77Gap Down
BION
BiON
0.3$2.90-13.8%£11.87 million£49.37 million29.00
GSH
Green & Smart
0.6$2.85-99.1%£9.84 millionN/A-2.85Gap Down
GRP
Greencoat Renewables
1.1$1.19-0.0%£8.86 million£3.02 million41.03
MWG
Modern Water plc (MWG.L)
0.6$2.45-7.3%£5.57 million£1.74 million-2.04
RUR
Rurelec
0.6$0.80-3.1%£4.63 millionN/A-1.33
Plutus PowerGen logo
PPG
Plutus PowerGen
0.5$0.04-5.6%£1.97 million£1.17 million-0.19
(MYT.L) logo
MYT
(MYT.L)
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00
Flowgroup logo
FLOW
Flowgroup
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00Gap Up
KSK
KSK Power Ventur plc (KSK.L)
0.4$2.25-33.3%£0.00N/A0.00
This page was last updated on 4/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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