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Bassett Furniture Industries (BSET) Competitors

-0.07 (-0.49%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)


Should you be buying Bassett Furniture Industries stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Bassett Furniture Industries include Saga Communications (SGA), L.S. Starrett (SCX), Pinstripes (PNST), Alliance Entertainment (AENT), Alto Ingredients (ALTO), Skillz (SKLZ), Duluth (DLTH), American Outdoor Brands (AOUT), Urban One (UONE), and Acme United (ACU). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Bassett Furniture Industries vs.

Saga Communications (NASDAQ:SGA) and Bassett Furniture Industries (NASDAQ:BSET) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Saga Communications has a net margin of 6.25% compared to Saga Communications' net margin of -1.57%. Bassett Furniture Industries' return on equity of 4.41% beat Saga Communications' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Saga Communications6.25% 4.41% 3.36%
Bassett Furniture Industries -1.57%-0.64%-0.33%

Bassett Furniture Industries received 278 more outperform votes than Saga Communications when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 62.91% of users gave Bassett Furniture Industries an outperform vote while only 36.84% of users gave Saga Communications an outperform vote.

Saga CommunicationsOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Bassett Furniture IndustriesOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

74.3% of Saga Communications shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 54.4% of Bassett Furniture Industries shares are held by institutional investors. 21.9% of Saga Communications shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 7.1% of Bassett Furniture Industries shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Saga Communications currently has a consensus price target of $27.00, indicating a potential upside of 38.82%. Given Bassett Furniture Industries' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Saga Communications is more favorable than Bassett Furniture Industries.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Saga Communications
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Bassett Furniture Industries
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

In the previous week, Bassett Furniture Industries had 1 more articles in the media than Saga Communications. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Bassett Furniture Industries and 5 mentions for Saga Communications. Bassett Furniture Industries' average media sentiment score of 0.81 beat Saga Communications' score of -0.39 indicating that Saga Communications is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Saga Communications
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Bassett Furniture Industries
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)

Saga Communications has a beta of 0.4, indicating that its stock price is 60% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bassett Furniture Industries has a beta of 1.7, indicating that its stock price is 70% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Saga Communications has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Bassett Furniture Industries. Bassett Furniture Industries is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saga Communications, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Saga Communications$112.77M1.08$9.50M$1.1217.37
Bassett Furniture Industries$390.14M0.32-$3.17M-$0.67-21.12

Saga Communications pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.1%. Bassett Furniture Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.1%. Saga Communications pays out 89.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Bassett Furniture Industries pays out -107.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Saga Communications has increased its dividend for 2 consecutive years and Bassett Furniture Industries has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years.


Saga Communications beats Bassett Furniture Industries on 14 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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BSET vs. The Competition

MetricBassett Furniture IndustriesWood household furniture IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$124.94M$768.16M$6.79B$8.05B
Dividend Yield5.06%5.32%2.85%3.96%
P/E Ratio-21.127.2915.3014.47
Price / Sales0.320.535.9671.55
Price / Cash10.839.6632.3531.15
Price / Book0.681.156.574.56
Net Income-$3.17M$55.57M$189.62M$214.00M
7 Day Performance1.07%1.25%-2.32%-1.04%
1 Month Performance5.05%2.10%2.90%3.84%
1 Year Performance3.28%31.45%7.55%8.60%

Bassett Furniture Industries Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Saga Communications
4.108 of 5 stars
+0.4%$125.57M$112.13M17.90589Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
L.S. Starrett
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/A$121.51M$256.18M6.301,529Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
2.4884 of 5 stars
N/A$116.86M$116.70M0.001,200Gap Up
Alliance Entertainment
1.7335 of 5 stars
N/A$131.91M$1.16B-51.80761Gap Down
Alto Ingredients
2.4048 of 5 stars
-22.7%$133.99M$1.22B-4.66460Positive News
1.1573 of 5 stars
-39.7%$138.14M$150.11M-1.26240Gap Up
High Trading Volume
0.4135 of 5 stars
-24.0%$138.47M$646.68M-15.382,323Gap Up
American Outdoor Brands
3.2614 of 5 stars
+0.5%$103.61M$191.21M-9.90302Gap Up
Urban One
0 of 5 stars
N/A-71.5%$103.22M$484.60M10.05881News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
Acme United
0 of 5 stars
N/A+59.0%$144.86M$191.50M8.25645News Coverage

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This page (NASDAQ:BSET) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by Staff

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