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Liberty Global (LBTYK) Competitors

$17.95
-0.10 (-0.55%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)

LBTYK vs. RCI, WBD, ROKU, LBRDA, LBRDK, LBTYA, CABO, LILAK, LILA, and QRTEB

Should you be buying Liberty Global stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Liberty Global include Rogers Communications (RCI), Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD), Roku (ROKU), Liberty Broadband (LBRDA), Liberty Broadband (LBRDK), Liberty Global (LBTYA), Cable One (CABO), Liberty Latin America (LILAK), Liberty Latin America (LILA), and Qurate Retail (QRTEB). These companies are all part of the "cable & other pay television services" industry.

Liberty Global vs.

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYK) and Rogers Communications (NYSE:RCI) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, community ranking, profitability, media sentiment, earnings, risk and valuation.

Rogers Communications has a net margin of 2.90% compared to Liberty Global's net margin of -37.27%. Rogers Communications' return on equity of 21.92% beat Liberty Global's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Liberty Global-37.27% -14.07% -6.66%
Rogers Communications 2.90%21.92%3.41%

Liberty Global presently has a consensus price target of $27.00, suggesting a potential upside of 50.42%. Rogers Communications has a consensus price target of $46.00, suggesting a potential upside of 21.66%. Given Liberty Global's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Liberty Global is more favorable than Rogers Communications.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Liberty Global
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Rogers Communications
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

46.1% of Liberty Global shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.5% of Rogers Communications shares are held by institutional investors. 9.9% of Liberty Global shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 29.0% of Rogers Communications shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Liberty Global has a beta of 1.13, indicating that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Rogers Communications has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its share price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Rogers Communications had 3 more articles in the media than Liberty Global. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Rogers Communications and 6 mentions for Liberty Global. Liberty Global's average media sentiment score of 1.48 beat Rogers Communications' score of 0.61 indicating that Liberty Global is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Liberty Global
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Rogers Communications
4 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Rogers Communications received 235 more outperform votes than Liberty Global when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 60.07% of users gave Liberty Global an outperform vote while only 56.51% of users gave Rogers Communications an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Liberty GlobalOutperform Votes
173
60.07%
Underperform Votes
115
39.93%
Rogers CommunicationsOutperform Votes
408
56.51%
Underperform Votes
314
43.49%

Rogers Communications has higher revenue and earnings than Liberty Global. Liberty Global is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Rogers Communications, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Liberty Global$7.49B0.89-$4.05B-$6.47-2.77
Rogers Communications$14.18B1.41$628.94M$0.8047.26

Summary

Rogers Communications beats Liberty Global on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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LBTYK vs. The Competition

MetricLiberty GlobalCable & other pay television services IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$6.69B$11.43B$6.70B$8.41B
Dividend YieldN/A3.96%2.98%4.05%
P/E Ratio-2.7717.7912.9114.14
Price / Sales0.891.325.9488.09
Price / CashN/A3.7636.1231.18
Price / Book0.361.495.284.22
Net Income-$4.05B$457.93M$185.58M$216.31M
7 Day Performance-3.08%-4.50%8.74%-0.47%
1 Month Performance2.16%-2.15%-2.63%-2.38%
1 Year Performance-2.13%-18.89%2.49%2.12%

Liberty Global Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RCI
Rogers Communications
4.5159 of 5 stars
$39.14
-1.1%
$46.00
+17.5%
-13.7%$20.75B$14.18B48.9326,000Analyst Downgrade
WBD
Warner Bros. Discovery
1.9664 of 5 stars
$8.27
-0.8%
$13.16
+59.1%
-47.0%$20.26B$41.32B-6.6735,300Positive News
ROKU
Roku
3.0416 of 5 stars
$57.35
-1.1%
$82.50
+43.9%
-25.7%$8.27B$3.48B-14.373,150Gap Up
LBRDA
Liberty Broadband
3.8271 of 5 stars
$52.20
-0.3%
N/A-32.9%$7.46B$981M8.861,900News Coverage
Positive News
High Trading Volume
LBRDK
Liberty Broadband
3.9772 of 5 stars
$51.64
-1.2%
$116.50
+125.6%
-33.2%$7.38B$981M8.771,971Positive News
LBTYA
Liberty Global
1.9519 of 5 stars
$18.09
-0.2%
$24.25
+34.1%
+1.8%$6.74B$7.49B-2.809,860News Coverage
Positive News
CABO
Cable One
4.7186 of 5 stars
$374.72
-3.1%
$590.83
+57.7%
-47.1%$2.11B$1.68B8.582,993Short Interest ↑
LILAK
Liberty Latin America
2.702 of 5 stars
$8.88
-1.9%
$14.35
+61.6%
-0.8%$1.75B$4.51B-295.9010,600Positive News
LILA
Liberty Latin America
3.1393 of 5 stars
$8.85
-1.8%
$8.67
-2.1%
-2.2%$1.75B$4.51B-294.9010,600News Coverage
Positive News
QRTEB
Qurate Retail
0 of 5 stars
$3.93
-3.9%
N/A-39.6%$1.54B$10.92B-9.3620,386Gap Down

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This page (NASDAQ:LBTYK) was last updated on 6/15/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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