Free Trial

GE HealthCare Technologies (GEHC) Competitors

-0.17 (-0.21%)
(As of 07/17/2024 ET)


Should you be buying GE HealthCare Technologies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of GE HealthCare Technologies include Koninklijke Philips (PHG), Hologic (HOLX), Nano-X Imaging (NNOX), Butterfly Network (BFLY), Check-Cap (CHEK), Sanofi (SNY), Stryker (SYK), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX), Elevance Health (ELV), and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN).

GE HealthCare Technologies vs.

Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG) and GE HealthCare Technologies (NASDAQ:GEHC) are both large-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, community ranking, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Koninklijke Philips pays an annual dividend of $0.92 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. GE HealthCare Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Koninklijke Philips pays out -95.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. GE HealthCare Technologies pays out 3.5% 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. Koninklijke Philips is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

GE HealthCare Technologies has a net margin of 8.05% compared to GE HealthCare Technologies' net margin of -4.41%. Koninklijke Philips' return on equity of 25.32% beat GE HealthCare Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Koninklijke Philips-4.41% 9.82% 4.04%
GE HealthCare Technologies 8.05%25.32%5.64%

13.7% of Koninklijke Philips shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.1% of GE HealthCare Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of GE HealthCare Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Koninklijke Philips has a beta of 0.72, suggesting that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GE HealthCare Technologies has a beta of 1.2, suggesting that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

GE HealthCare Technologies has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Koninklijke Philips. Koninklijke Philips is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than GE HealthCare Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Koninklijke Philips$19.66B1.24-$503.27M-$0.96-27.06
GE HealthCare Technologies$19.55B1.93$1.57B$3.4224.16

In the previous week, GE HealthCare Technologies had 3 more articles in the media than Koninklijke Philips. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for GE HealthCare Technologies and 7 mentions for Koninklijke Philips. Koninklijke Philips' average media sentiment score of 1.37 beat GE HealthCare Technologies' score of 0.18 indicating that GE HealthCare Technologies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Koninklijke Philips
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
GE HealthCare Technologies
8 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)

Koninklijke Philips received 360 more outperform votes than GE HealthCare Technologies when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 56.73% of users gave Koninklijke Philips an outperform vote while only 51.72% of users gave GE HealthCare Technologies an outperform vote.

Koninklijke PhilipsOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
GE HealthCare TechnologiesOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

GE HealthCare Technologies has a consensus price target of $94.09, indicating a potential upside of 13.86%. Given Koninklijke Philips' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe GE HealthCare Technologies is more favorable than Koninklijke Philips.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Koninklijke Philips
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
GE HealthCare Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)


GE HealthCare Technologies beats Koninklijke Philips on 15 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding GEHC and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
Skip Chart

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.
Skip Chart

GEHC vs. The Competition

MetricGE HealthCare TechnologiesX IndustryMedical SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$36.60B$10.81B$5.24B$8.56B
Dividend Yield0.15%3.52%2.79%4.02%
P/E Ratio24.1610.01120.1915.27
Price / Sales1.9316.362,219.3585.75
Price / Cash15.1711.7532.6832.19
Price / Book5.272.385.024.62
Net Income$1.57B-$60.44M$109.67M$215.52M
7 Day Performance4.42%14.14%6.32%6.67%
1 Month Performance6.56%19.53%9.13%8.12%
1 Year Performance1.79%-18.04%8.33%4.86%

GE HealthCare Technologies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Koninklijke Philips
1.4482 of 5 stars
1.45 / 5 stars
N/A+14.3%$25.12B$18.14B-27.7969,656Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
4.3452 of 5 stars
4.35 / 5 stars
-2.3%$18.13B$4.03B39.646,990News Coverage
Positive News
Nano-X Imaging
1.3558 of 5 stars
1.36 / 5 stars
-37.0%$514.82M$9.90M-8.33164Gap Down
Butterfly Network
0.0706 of 5 stars
0.07 / 5 stars
N/A-44.8%$246.53M$65.90M-2.02225Negative News
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/A-29.0%$11.93MN/A-0.6885Positive News
Gap Down
2.0185 of 5 stars
2.02 / 5 stars
-5.0%$130.01B$46.61B25.7986,088News Coverage
Positive News
4.9648 of 5 stars
4.96 / 5 stars
+10.2%$129.28B$20.50B38.7452,000Analyst Forecast
Positive News
Vertex Pharmaceuticals
4.2271 of 5 stars
4.23 / 5 stars
+38.6%$126.12B$9.87B31.725,400Analyst Revision
Elevance Health
4.3857 of 5 stars
4.39 / 5 stars
+26.1%$124.57B$171.34B20.26104,900Earnings Report
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Gap Down
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
3.9302 of 5 stars
3.93 / 5 stars

Related Companies and Tools

This page (NASDAQ:GEHC) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by Staff

From Our Partners