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Tate & Lyle (TATE) Competitors

GBX 618.24
-3.26 (-0.52%)
(As of 07:16 AM ET)

TATE vs. CWK, PFD, DCG, BAKK, HFG, GNC, BD15, PURE, FIF, and CARR

Should you be buying Tate & Lyle stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Tate & Lyle include Cranswick (CWK), Premier Foods (PFD), Dairy Crest Group (DCG), Bakkavor Group (BAKK), Hilton Food Group (HFG), Greencore Group (GNC), Tate & Lyle (BD15), PureCircle (PURE), Finsbury Food Group (FIF), and Carr's Group (CARR). These companies are all part of the "packaged foods" industry.

Tate & Lyle vs.

Tate & Lyle (LON:TATE) and Cranswick (LON:CWK) are both mid-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, community ranking, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

81.3% of Tate & Lyle shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.3% of Cranswick shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tate & Lyle shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.5% of Cranswick shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Tate & Lyle received 146 more outperform votes than Cranswick when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.81% of users gave Cranswick an outperform vote while only 60.02% of users gave Tate & Lyle an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Tate & LyleOutperform Votes
548
60.02%
Underperform Votes
365
39.98%
CranswickOutperform Votes
402
63.81%
Underperform Votes
228
36.19%

Tate & Lyle pays an annual dividend of GBX 19 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Cranswick pays an annual dividend of GBX 90 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Tate & Lyle pays out 4,318.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Cranswick pays out 4,285.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Tate & Lyle has a beta of 0.47, indicating that its stock price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cranswick has a beta of 0.43, indicating that its stock price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Tate & Lyle has a net margin of 9.72% compared to Cranswick's net margin of 4.35%. Tate & Lyle's return on equity of 14.23% beat Cranswick's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Tate & Lyle9.72% 14.23% 5.68%
Cranswick 4.35%12.89%8.24%

In the previous week, Cranswick had 1 more articles in the media than Tate & Lyle. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Cranswick and 2 mentions for Tate & Lyle. Cranswick's average media sentiment score of 0.39 beat Tate & Lyle's score of -0.76 indicating that Cranswick is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Tate & Lyle
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Negative
Cranswick
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Tate & Lyle currently has a consensus price target of GBX 825, suggesting a potential upside of 32.85%. Cranswick has a consensus price target of GBX 5,106, suggesting a potential upside of 10.28%. Given Tate & Lyle's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Tate & Lyle is more favorable than Cranswick.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Tate & Lyle
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Cranswick
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tate & Lyle£1.76B1.41£173M£0.441,405.09
Cranswick£2.60B0.96£113.10M£2.102,197.62

Summary

Cranswick beats Tate & Lyle on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricTate & LylePackaged Foods IndustryDefensive SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£2.48B£1.47B£5.09B£1.41B
Dividend Yield2.67%2.80%3.17%11.82%
P/E Ratio1,405.09178.58207.361,698.83
Price / Sales1.4148.96130,382.42361,611.24
Price / Cash5.79106.88118.1532.87
Price / Book2.033.603.832.78
Net Income£173M£117.11M£147.22M£165.77M
7 Day Performance0.76%0.29%4.39%70.62%
1 Month Performance-8.27%0.02%6.22%78.48%
1 Year Performance-15.19%10.26%10.63%19.63%

Tate & Lyle Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CWK
Cranswick
0.7656 of 5 stars
0.77 / 5 stars
GBX 4,520
-0.2%
GBX 5,106
+13.0%
+38.4%£2.44B£2.60B2,152.3814,200Gap Up
PFD
Premier Foods
0.4409 of 5 stars
0.44 / 5 stars
GBX 165.20
+0.1%
GBX 210
+27.1%
+38.4%£1.44B£1.14B1,270.774,000Gap Up
DCG
Dairy Crest Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 620.50
flat
N/AN/A£958.60M£461.60M22.081,100
BAKK
Bakkavor Group
0.2766 of 5 stars
0.28 / 5 stars
GBX 146
flat
GBX 155
+6.2%
+65.6%£839.30M£2.20B1,622.2218,000Gap Up
HFG
Hilton Food Group
0.3184 of 5 stars
0.32 / 5 stars
GBX 933.08
+1.2%
GBX 700
-25.0%
+40.0%£836.04M£3.99B2,332.707,051Positive News
GNC
Greencore Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 176.40
-0.5%
N/A+108.5%£824.71M£1.85B1,764.0013,602
BD15
Tate & Lyle
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 99
-7.5%
N/AN/A£455.63M£1.38B1.694,441Gap Down
PURE
PureCircle
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 99.50
flat
N/AN/A£183.53M£121.14M-2.781,135
FIF
Finsbury Food Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 110
flat
N/AN/A£143.42M£413.74M1,375.003,304
CARR
Carr's Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 146.50
+4.3%
N/A-1.7%£138.27M£144.83M-14,650.00660Dividend Increase
Gap Down

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This page (LON:TATE) was last updated on 7/15/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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