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J&J Snack Foods (JJSF) Competitors

$166.72
-0.50 (-0.30%)
(As of 06/18/2024 ET)

JJSF vs. SJM, PPC, POST, LANC, FLO, CALM, TR, THS, JBSS, and BGS

Should you be buying J&J Snack Foods stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of J&J Snack Foods include J. M. Smucker (SJM), Pilgrim's Pride (PPC), Post (POST), Lancaster Colony (LANC), Flowers Foods (FLO), Cal-Maine Foods (CALM), Tootsie Roll Industries (TR), TreeHouse Foods (THS), John B. Sanfilippo & Son (JBSS), and B&G Foods (BGS). These companies are all part of the "packaged foods & meats" industry.

J&J Snack Foods vs.

J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and J&J Snack Foods (NASDAQ:JJSF) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, community ranking, dividends, media sentiment, risk, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

In the previous week, J. M. Smucker had 8 more articles in the media than J&J Snack Foods. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for J. M. Smucker and 5 mentions for J&J Snack Foods. J&J Snack Foods' average media sentiment score of 0.74 beat J. M. Smucker's score of 0.51 indicating that J. M. Smucker is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
J. M. Smucker
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
J&J Snack Foods
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

J. M. Smucker has higher revenue and earnings than J&J Snack Foods. J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than J&J Snack Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J. M. Smucker$8.18B1.46$744M$7.1215.78
J&J Snack Foods$1.56B2.07$78.91M$4.4437.55

J. M. Smucker received 381 more outperform votes than J&J Snack Foods when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 62.15% of users gave J. M. Smucker an outperform vote while only 58.30% of users gave J&J Snack Foods an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
J. M. SmuckerOutperform Votes
683
62.15%
Underperform Votes
416
37.85%
J&J Snack FoodsOutperform Votes
302
58.30%
Underperform Votes
216
41.70%

J. M. Smucker has a net margin of 9.10% compared to J. M. Smucker's net margin of 5.45%. J&J Snack Foods' return on equity of 14.15% beat J. M. Smucker's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
J. M. Smucker9.10% 14.15% 5.66%
J&J Snack Foods 5.45%10.71%7.45%

J. M. Smucker presently has a consensus price target of $132.64, suggesting a potential upside of 18.06%. J&J Snack Foods has a consensus price target of $195.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.96%. Given J&J Snack Foods' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe J. M. Smucker is more favorable than J&J Snack Foods.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
J. M. Smucker
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38
J&J Snack Foods
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.23, indicating that its share price is 77% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J&J Snack Foods has a beta of 0.6, indicating that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500.

81.7% of J. M. Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.0% of J&J Snack Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.5% of J. M. Smucker shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 22.2% of J&J Snack Foods shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $4.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. J&J Snack Foods pays an annual dividend of $2.94 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. J. M. Smucker pays out 59.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. J&J Snack Foods pays out 66.2% 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. J. M. Smucker has increased its dividend for 26 consecutive years and J&J Snack Foods has increased its dividend for 19 consecutive years. J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

J. M. Smucker beats J&J Snack Foods on 15 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricJ&J Snack FoodsCookies & crackers IndustryStaples SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$3.24B$3.24B$14.81B$8.46B
Dividend Yield1.76%1.76%2.76%4.09%
P/E Ratio37.5537.5520.3214.59
Price / Sales2.072.07105.1965.24
Price / Cash21.4821.4829.0130.41
Price / Book3.533.536.054.24
Net Income$78.91M$78.91M$580.67M$215.55M
7 Day Performance-0.59%-0.59%-0.72%-2.17%
1 Month Performance1.57%1.57%-3.06%-3.84%
1 Year Performance7.09%7.09%-5.46%0.39%

J&J Snack Foods Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SJM
J. M. Smucker
4.8268 of 5 stars
$112.35
+0.2%
$132.64
+18.1%
-26.6%$11.93B$8.18B15.785,800
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
0.9435 of 5 stars
$35.53
+2.3%
$37.25
+4.8%
+64.0%$8.42B$17.36B17.2561,200Analyst Forecast
Positive News
POST
Post
3.7304 of 5 stars
$101.99
+0.0%
$113.67
+11.4%
+16.8%$6.18B$6.99B19.5411,430
LANC
Lancaster Colony
3.8064 of 5 stars
$187.90
-0.3%
$198.75
+5.8%
+1.0%$5.17B$1.82B38.983,400
FLO
Flowers Foods
4.3716 of 5 stars
$22.48
-0.8%
$24.00
+6.8%
-9.8%$4.75B$5.09B38.109,300Short Interest ↓
Positive News
CALM
Cal-Maine Foods
2.648 of 5 stars
$58.93
+0.4%
$52.50
-10.9%
+23.5%$2.89B$2.37B10.452,976Positive News
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
0.2699 of 5 stars
$28.48
-1.3%
N/A-25.3%$2.04B$763.25M21.782,300
THS
TreeHouse Foods
3.1054 of 5 stars
$35.76
-0.5%
$38.17
+6.7%
-31.6%$1.88B$3.43B77.747,400Positive News
JBSS
John B. Sanfilippo & Son
1.4846 of 5 stars
$97.31
0.0%
N/A-22.2%$1.13B$999.69M17.501,400Short Interest ↑
BGS
B&G Foods
3.2216 of 5 stars
$8.38
+0.5%
$9.50
+13.4%
-39.7%$662.44M$2.06B-5.822,912Short Interest ↓
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This page (NASDAQ:JJSF) was last updated on 6/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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