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LPL Financial (LPLA) Competitors

$266.19
+3.54 (+1.35%)
(As of 12:10 PM ET)

LPLA vs. TW, TROW, NDAQ, SNEX, AMTD, CME, PFG, IRM, INVH, and KB

Should you be buying LPL Financial stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of LPL Financial include Tradeweb Markets (TW), T. Rowe Price Group (TROW), Nasdaq (NDAQ), StoneX Group (SNEX), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), CME Group (CME), Principal Financial Group (PFG), Iron Mountain (IRM), Invitation Homes (INVH), and KB Financial Group (KB). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

LPL Financial vs.

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

In the previous week, LPL Financial had 21 more articles in the media than Tradeweb Markets. MarketBeat recorded 25 mentions for LPL Financial and 4 mentions for Tradeweb Markets. Tradeweb Markets' average media sentiment score of 0.77 beat LPL Financial's score of 0.54 indicating that Tradeweb Markets is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
LPL Financial
9 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
11 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Tradeweb Markets
0 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

92.8% of LPL Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.2% of Tradeweb Markets shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of LPL Financial shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Tradeweb Markets shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LPL Financial$10.05B1.98$1.07B$13.6519.24
Tradeweb Markets$1.34B18.43$364.87M$1.7260.81

Tradeweb Markets has a net margin of 27.26% compared to LPL Financial's net margin of 10.61%. LPL Financial's return on equity of 57.30% beat Tradeweb Markets' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
LPL Financial10.61% 57.30% 13.09%
Tradeweb Markets 27.26%9.26%8.12%

LPL Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Tradeweb Markets pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. LPL Financial pays out 8.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Tradeweb Markets pays out 20.9% 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. LPL Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

LPL Financial has a beta of 0.83, indicating that its stock price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tradeweb Markets has a beta of 0.91, indicating that its stock price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500.

LPL Financial presently has a consensus price target of $252.27, suggesting a potential downside of 3.95%. Tradeweb Markets has a consensus price target of $99.73, suggesting a potential downside of 4.66%. Given LPL Financial's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe LPL Financial is more favorable than Tradeweb Markets.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
LPL Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.30
Tradeweb Markets
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80

LPL Financial received 71 more outperform votes than Tradeweb Markets when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 67.52% of users gave Tradeweb Markets an outperform vote while only 58.35% of users gave LPL Financial an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LPL FinancialOutperform Votes
468
58.35%
Underperform Votes
334
41.65%
Tradeweb MarketsOutperform Votes
397
67.52%
Underperform Votes
191
32.48%

Summary

LPL Financial beats Tradeweb Markets on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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LPLA vs. The Competition

MetricLPL FinancialSecurity & commodity brokers IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$19.86B$23.58B$7.94B$7.36B
Dividend Yield0.47%1.58%10.39%3.86%
P/E Ratio19.2415.4258.3813.45
Price / Sales1.987.183,594.8155.93
Price / Cash16.5918.8329.6052.42
Price / Book9.655.222.174.63
Net Income$1.07B$1.08B$793.38M$207.29M
7 Day Performance1.94%-1.23%-0.42%-1.03%
1 Month Performance8.92%1.40%-0.19%3.30%
1 Year Performance8.13%7.12%3.70%3.73%

LPL Financial Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TW
Tradeweb Markets
3.4198 of 5 stars
$102.50
+1.0%
$99.73
-2.7%
+46.5%$24.16B$1.34B59.591,179News Coverage
TROW
T. Rowe Price Group
4.5902 of 5 stars
$109.41
+0.5%
$97.30
-11.1%
-1.2%$24.41B$6.46B14.107,868
NDAQ
Nasdaq
4.8906 of 5 stars
$55.54
+0.2%
$62.20
+12.0%
-0.9%$32.04B$6.06B26.326,377Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
Positive News
SNEX
StoneX Group
2.3458 of 5 stars
$67.02
+0.5%
N/A+0.4%$2.11B$60.86B9.354,000
AMTD
TD Ameritrade
0 of 5 stars
$1.73
-3.4%
N/A-65.1%$134.82M$175.19M0.009,226
CME
CME Group
4.6108 of 5 stars
$210.99
-0.6%
$214.22
+1.5%
+16.6%$75.95B$5.58B23.793,460Positive News
PFG
Principal Financial Group
2.6597 of 5 stars
$80.30
+0.3%
$76.18
-5.1%
-8.9%$19.14B$13.67B32.7819,300Positive News
IRM
Iron Mountain
4.0201 of 5 stars
$68.42
+0.6%
$66.75
-2.4%
+42.4%$19.98B$5.10B72.0227,600Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
INVH
Invitation Homes
4.9017 of 5 stars
$32.77
+0.2%
$37.39
+14.1%
+3.2%$20.05B$2.43B39.011,511
KB
KB Financial Group
2.2866 of 5 stars
$49.72
-1.6%
$46.15
-7.2%
+27.0%$20.06B$20.05B5.53154

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This page (NASDAQ:LPLA) was last updated on 2/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff