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Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Competitors

$37.37
+0.12 (+0.32%)
(As of 09:45 AM ET)

FITB vs. STT, NTRS, CFG, ALLY, PNC, TFC, FCNCA, MTB, HBAN, and RF

Should you be buying Fifth Third Bancorp stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Fifth Third Bancorp include State Street (STT), Northern Trust (NTRS), Citizens Financial Group (CFG), Ally Financial (ALLY), The PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), Truist Financial (TFC), First Citizens BancShares (FCNCA), M&T Bank (MTB), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), and Regions Financial (RF). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

Fifth Third Bancorp vs.

State Street (NYSE:STT) and Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, media sentiment, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, community ranking, earnings, valuation and profitability.

In the previous week, Fifth Third Bancorp had 5 more articles in the media than State Street. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for Fifth Third Bancorp and 5 mentions for State Street. Fifth Third Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 1.46 beat State Street's score of 0.97 indicating that State Street is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
State Street
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Fifth Third Bancorp
5 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

State Street has a beta of 1.52, indicating that its stock price is 52% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fifth Third Bancorp has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

87.4% of State Street shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.8% of Fifth Third Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of State Street shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Fifth Third Bancorp shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Fifth Third Bancorp received 78 more outperform votes than State Street when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 57.15% of users gave Fifth Third Bancorp an outperform vote while only 56.50% of users gave State Street an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
State StreetOutperform Votes
661
56.50%
Underperform Votes
509
43.50%
Fifth Third BancorpOutperform Votes
739
57.15%
Underperform Votes
554
42.85%

Fifth Third Bancorp has lower revenue, but higher earnings than State Street. Fifth Third Bancorp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than State Street, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
State Street$18.37B1.24$1.94B$5.3414.12
Fifth Third Bancorp$12.64B2.02$2.35B$3.1511.83

Fifth Third Bancorp has a net margin of 17.70% compared to Fifth Third Bancorp's net margin of 9.62%. State Street's return on equity of 16.11% beat Fifth Third Bancorp's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
State Street9.62% 12.03% 0.87%
Fifth Third Bancorp 17.70%16.11%1.22%

State Street presently has a consensus price target of $84.04, suggesting a potential upside of 11.47%. Fifth Third Bancorp has a consensus price target of $36.50, suggesting a potential downside of 2.01%. Given Fifth Third Bancorp's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe State Street is more favorable than Fifth Third Bancorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
State Street
2 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.27
Fifth Third Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40

State Street pays an annual dividend of $2.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Fifth Third Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. State Street pays out 51.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Fifth Third Bancorp pays out 44.4% 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. State Street has increased its dividend for 12 consecutive years and Fifth Third Bancorp has increased its dividend for 13 consecutive years. Fifth Third Bancorp is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Fifth Third Bancorp beats State Street 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

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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FITB vs. The Competition

MetricFifth Third BancorpState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$25.29B$2.29B$9.01B$8.06B
Dividend Yield3.76%4.27%10.72%3.96%
P/E Ratio11.7411.7255.6514.02
Price / Sales2.001.893,541.5973.30
Price / Cash8.358.5627.8328.79
Price / Book1.481.022.444.40
Net Income$2.35B$406.73M$1.00B$213.46M
7 Day Performance-2.81%-1.63%-1.00%-0.98%
1 Month Performance0.19%2.40%2.03%3.08%
1 Year Performance46.36%31.05%25.19%7.51%

Fifth Third Bancorp Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
STT
State Street
4.716 of 5 stars
$75.39
+0.8%
$84.04
+11.5%
+10.1%$22.71B$18.37B14.1246,000Positive News
NTRS
Northern Trust
2.1584 of 5 stars
$83.31
+0.5%
$84.92
+1.9%
+14.7%$17.04B$6.68B18.3923,100Positive News
CFG
Citizens Financial Group
4.4685 of 5 stars
$35.35
+0.7%
$37.73
+6.7%
+30.9%$16.08B$12.19B12.8117,570Positive News
ALLY
Ally Financial
4.8584 of 5 stars
$38.80
+1.1%
$38.47
-0.8%
+45.8%$11.79B$8.21B15.8411,100
PNC
The PNC Financial Services Group
4.8899 of 5 stars
$154.26
+1.0%
$157.02
+1.8%
+29.9%$61.38B$31.88B12.9556,411Positive News
TFC
Truist Financial
4.8874 of 5 stars
$38.40
+0.4%
$43.17
+12.4%
+25.1%$51.38B$33.25B-29.0950,832
FCNCA
First Citizens BancShares
4.7506 of 5 stars
$1,781.25
+1.9%
$1,829.90
+2.7%
+39.9%$25.88B$12.09B9.8916,021Positive News
MTB
M&T Bank
4.8618 of 5 stars
$150.66
+0.8%
$158.48
+5.2%
+21.9%$25.14B$12.75B10.1922,223Dividend Increase
HBAN
Huntington Bancshares
4.9885 of 5 stars
$13.74
+1.2%
$15.17
+10.4%
+30.6%$19.91B$7.19B12.3819,955Analyst Upgrade
Positive News
Gap Up
RF
Regions Financial
4.8503 of 5 stars
$19.12
+1.1%
$20.34
+6.4%
+7.5%$17.51B$9.15B10.3920,101Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:FITB) was last updated on 5/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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