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Robinhood Markets (HOOD) Competitors

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Should you be buying Robinhood Markets stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Robinhood Markets include LPL Financial (LPLA), Franklin Resources (BEN), E*TRADE Financial (ETFC), Houlihan Lokey (HLI), Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR), Raymond James (RJF), Nomura (NMR), Jefferies Financial Group (JEF), SEI Investments (SEIC), and Stifel Financial (SF). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

Robinhood Markets vs.

Robinhood Markets (NASDAQ:HOOD) and LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, valuation, dividends, community ranking, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability and earnings.

LPL Financial has a net margin of 9.71% compared to Robinhood Markets' net margin of 6.22%. LPL Financial's return on equity of 55.22% beat Robinhood Markets' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Robinhood Markets6.22% 1.86% 0.38%
LPL Financial 9.71%55.22%11.74%

Robinhood Markets currently has a consensus price target of $21.10, suggesting a potential downside of 12.74%. LPL Financial has a consensus price target of $285.20, suggesting a potential upside of 25.03%. Given LPL Financial's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe LPL Financial is more favorable than Robinhood Markets.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Robinhood Markets
3 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
LPL Financial
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

In the previous week, LPL Financial had 6 more articles in the media than Robinhood Markets. MarketBeat recorded 23 mentions for LPL Financial and 17 mentions for Robinhood Markets. Robinhood Markets' average media sentiment score of 0.93 beat LPL Financial's score of 0.24 indicating that Robinhood Markets is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Robinhood Markets
8 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
LPL Financial
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)

93.3% of Robinhood Markets shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.7% of LPL Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 20.0% of Robinhood Markets shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of LPL Financial shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Robinhood Markets has a beta of 1.84, meaning that its stock price is 84% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LPL Financial has a beta of 0.9, meaning that its stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

LPL Financial has higher revenue and earnings than Robinhood Markets. LPL Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Robinhood Markets, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Robinhood Markets$1.87B11.43-$541M$0.15161.67
LPL Financial$10.05B1.67$1.07B$13.2416.99

LPL Financial received 426 more outperform votes than Robinhood Markets when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.21% of users gave LPL Financial an outperform vote while only 28.82% of users gave Robinhood Markets an outperform vote.

Robinhood MarketsOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
LPL FinancialOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes


LPL Financial beats Robinhood Markets on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricRobinhood MarketsSecurity brokers & dealers IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$21.31B$25.93B$9.70B$8.57B
Dividend YieldN/A2.46%10.28%3.96%
P/E Ratio161.6719.9358.3114.57
Price / Sales11.435.143,560.5182.41
Price / CashN/A17.3628.8734.84
Price / Book3.162.262.654.59
Net Income-$541M$920.97M$1.01B$216.05M
7 Day Performance10.03%2.44%3.33%3.68%
1 Month Performance10.93%5.27%6.75%8.02%
1 Year Performance92.61%35.74%14.73%2.57%

Robinhood Markets Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LPL Financial
4.9841 of 5 stars
4.98 / 5 stars
+0.1%$17.90B$10.05B18.108,400Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume
Franklin Resources
4.6304 of 5 stars
4.63 / 5 stars
-17.6%$12.61B$7.85B13.709,200Analyst Revision
E*TRADE Financial
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
Houlihan Lokey
4.3702 of 5 stars
4.37 / 5 stars
+44.3%$10.17B$1.91B36.102,610Upcoming Earnings
Interactive Brokers Group
3.3591 of 5 stars
3.36 / 5 stars
+47.2%$52.07B$7.78B21.142,932Earnings Report
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
Raymond James
4.9068 of 5 stars
4.91 / 5 stars
+6.3%$23.53B$12.99B13.7318,000Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
2.7167 of 5 stars
2.72 / 5 stars
N/A+59.1%$18.73B$10.82B17.0426,850News Coverage
Positive News
Jefferies Financial Group
4.4296 of 5 stars
4.43 / 5 stars
+57.5%$11.67B$9.08B31.367,564Options Volume
High Trading Volume
SEI Investments
4.1355 of 5 stars
4.14 / 5 stars
+10.8%$9.17B$1.92B19.085,089Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Stifel Financial
3.9471 of 5 stars
3.95 / 5 stars
+34.2%$8.61B$4.35B19.109,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
High Trading Volume

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This page (NASDAQ:HOOD) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by Staff

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