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Enterprise Financial Services (EFSC) Competitors

$39.97
-0.10 (-0.25%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)

EFSC vs. SYBT, LKFN, BANR, BUSE, FBNC, SRCE, TCBK, RNST, STBA, and OFG

Should you be buying Enterprise Financial Services stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Enterprise Financial Services include Stock Yards Bancorp (SYBT), Lakeland Financial (LKFN), Banner (BANR), First Busey (BUSE), First Bancorp (FBNC), 1st Source (SRCE), TriCo Bancshares (TCBK), Renasant (RNST), S&T Bancorp (STBA), and OFG Bancorp (OFG). These companies are all part of the "regional banks" industry.

Enterprise Financial Services vs.

Stock Yards Bancorp (NASDAQ:SYBT) and Enterprise Financial Services (NASDAQ:EFSC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends.

56.5% of Stock Yards Bancorp shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.2% of Enterprise Financial Services shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.9% of Stock Yards Bancorp shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Enterprise Financial Services shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Stock Yards Bancorp presently has a consensus target price of $50.00, indicating a potential upside of 2.27%. Enterprise Financial Services has a consensus target price of $47.00, indicating a potential upside of 17.59%. Given Stock Yards Bancorp's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Enterprise Financial Services is more favorable than Stock Yards Bancorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Stock Yards Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25
Enterprise Financial Services
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75

Stock Yards Bancorp has a beta of 0.83, indicating that its stock price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Enterprise Financial Services has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Stock Yards Bancorp and Stock Yards Bancorp both had 3 articles in the media. Stock Yards Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 1.03 beat Enterprise Financial Services' score of 0.41 indicating that Enterprise Financial Services is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Stock Yards Bancorp
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Enterprise Financial Services
1 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Enterprise Financial Services received 68 more outperform votes than Stock Yards Bancorp when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 56.88% of users gave Enterprise Financial Services an outperform vote while only 54.06% of users gave Stock Yards Bancorp an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Stock Yards BancorpOutperform Votes
213
54.06%
Underperform Votes
181
45.94%
Enterprise Financial ServicesOutperform Votes
281
56.88%
Underperform Votes
213
43.12%

Stock Yards Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Enterprise Financial Services pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Stock Yards Bancorp pays out 33.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Enterprise Financial Services pays out 21.4% 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. Stock Yards Bancorp has increased its dividend for 14 consecutive years and Enterprise Financial Services has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. Enterprise Financial Services is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Enterprise Financial Services has higher revenue and earnings than Stock Yards Bancorp. Enterprise Financial Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Stock Yards Bancorp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Stock Yards Bancorp$330.99M4.34$107.75M$3.5613.73
Enterprise Financial Services$833.64M1.80$194.06M$4.678.56

Stock Yards Bancorp has a net margin of 22.86% compared to Stock Yards Bancorp's net margin of 20.60%. Enterprise Financial Services' return on equity of 12.51% beat Stock Yards Bancorp's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Stock Yards Bancorp22.86% 12.51% 1.31%
Enterprise Financial Services 20.60%11.35%1.27%

Summary

Enterprise Financial Services beats Stock Yards Bancorp on 13 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ 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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EFSC vs. The Competition

MetricEnterprise Financial ServicesState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.50B$2.75B$9.43B$8.00B
Dividend Yield2.44%4.22%10.32%3.91%
P/E Ratio8.5612.1845.2218.66
Price / Sales1.801.98266.0384.55
Price / Cash7.248.7829.3129.27
Price / Book0.911.052.574.46
Net Income$194.06M$429.79M$1.01B$213.38M
7 Day Performance-0.40%0.51%0.46%0.46%
1 Month Performance0.65%3.94%3.36%5.46%
1 Year Performance-1.79%32.43%18.19%8.74%

Enterprise Financial Services Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SYBT
Stock Yards Bancorp
3.2387 of 5 stars
$48.19
+1.1%
$50.00
+3.8%
+15.0%$1.42B$438.92M13.541,075Positive News
LKFN
Lakeland Financial
2.6089 of 5 stars
$62.53
+1.3%
$74.00
+18.3%
+33.1%$1.59B$393.12M17.27628Positive News
BANR
Banner
3.2621 of 5 stars
$46.82
+0.3%
$51.20
+9.4%
+1.5%$1.61B$745.98M9.731,966
BUSE
First Busey
3.9468 of 5 stars
$23.68
+0.5%
$25.75
+8.7%
+29.9%$1.34B$601.76M11.961,479Positive News
FBNC
First Bancorp
2.3535 of 5 stars
$31.71
-0.1%
$33.00
+4.1%
+7.5%$1.31B$546.25M11.451,445Positive News
SRCE
1st Source
2.7278 of 5 stars
$52.20
+0.6%
$56.50
+8.2%
+24.7%$1.28B$507.53M10.501,170Positive News
TCBK
TriCo Bancshares
2.5978 of 5 stars
$38.10
+1.2%
$42.00
+10.2%
+15.4%$1.26B$499.75M11.621,231Positive News
RNST
Renasant
1.6859 of 5 stars
$30.97
+0.9%
$33.00
+6.6%
+22.0%$1.74B$910.39M12.592,300Positive News
STBA
S&T Bancorp
1.2238 of 5 stars
$31.80
+0.1%
$30.00
-5.7%
+20.7%$1.22B$535.52M9.011,244Positive News
OFG
OFG Bancorp
2.3502 of 5 stars
$37.64
+0.1%
$40.00
+6.3%
+54.3%$1.77B$770.73M9.632,248Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:EFSC) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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