Lululemon Athletica (LULU) Competitors

-3.33 (-0.98%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)


Should you be buying Lululemon Athletica stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lululemon Athletica include Charter Communications (CHTR), DraftKings (DKNG), Hilton Worldwide (HLT), Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL), Group (TCOM), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Electronic Arts (EA), Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO), ON (ONON), and Live Nation Entertainment (LYV). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Lululemon Athletica vs.

Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) and Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, media sentiment, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation.

81.8% of Charter Communications shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.2% of Lululemon Athletica shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Charter Communications shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Lululemon Athletica shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Charter Communications has a beta of 0.97, suggesting that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lululemon Athletica has a beta of 1.3, suggesting that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Lululemon Athletica has a net margin of 16.11% compared to Lululemon Athletica's net margin of 8.50%. Charter Communications' return on equity of 44.41% beat Lululemon Athletica's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Charter Communications8.50% 31.42% 3.16%
Lululemon Athletica 16.11%44.41%26.30%

Lululemon Athletica received 1110 more outperform votes than Charter Communications when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 69.83% of users gave Lululemon Athletica an outperform vote while only 62.79% of users gave Charter Communications an outperform vote.

Charter CommunicationsOutperform Votes
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Lululemon AthleticaOutperform Votes
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Charter Communications has higher revenue and earnings than Lululemon Athletica. Charter Communications is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lululemon Athletica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Charter Communications$54.63B0.72$4.56B$30.928.83
Lululemon Athletica$9.62B4.39$1.55B$12.2127.43

Charter Communications currently has a consensus price target of $356.47, suggesting a potential upside of 30.56%. Lululemon Athletica has a consensus price target of $474.79, suggesting a potential upside of 41.75%. Given Charter Communications' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Lululemon Athletica is more favorable than Charter Communications.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Charter Communications
1 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Lululemon Athletica
2 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
22 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

In the previous week, Lululemon Athletica had 16 more articles in the media than Charter Communications. MarketBeat recorded 26 mentions for Lululemon Athletica and 10 mentions for Charter Communications. Lululemon Athletica's average media sentiment score of 1.02 beat Charter Communications' score of 0.71 indicating that Charter Communications is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Charter Communications
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Lululemon Athletica
13 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)


Lululemon Athletica beats Charter Communications on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricLululemon AthleticaApparel IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$42.21B$4.62B$6.92B$7.99B
Dividend YieldN/A3.08%2.76%3.91%
P/E Ratio27.4313.1815.8815.05
Price / Sales4.395.345.8581.39
Price / Cash21.1213.3531.9531.98
Price / Book9.992.856.714.64
Net Income$1.55B$177.01M$195.60M$217.28M
7 Day Performance-5.10%5.68%2.60%2.90%
1 Month Performance-4.97%8.86%7.50%6.66%
1 Year Performance-9.11%-2.72%6.77%9.89%

Lululemon Athletica Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Charter Communications
4.5049 of 5 stars
-20.5%$40.06B$54.63B9.00101,100Gap Up
4.0338 of 5 stars
+84.4%$38.36B$3.67B-37.404,400Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
Hilton Worldwide
4.2122 of 5 stars
+39.6%$51.32B$10.52B44.62178,000Short Interest ↑
Royal Caribbean Cruises
4.2638 of 5 stars
+77.1%$36.23B$13.90B18.1498,200Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
News Coverage
TCOM Group
4.3156 of 5 stars
+69.3%$35.88B$6.27B26.9136,249Upcoming Earnings
Las Vegas Sands
4.9098 of 5 stars
Electronic Arts
4.7804 of 5 stars
+1.2%$33.84B$7.56B27.0513,400Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Take-Two Interactive Software
4.3044 of 5 stars
+5.9%$24.73B$5.35B-16.9011,580Earnings Report
Analyst Forecast
Options Volume
News Coverage
Gap Up
2.0711 of 5 stars
+38.6%$22.81B$2.00B134.152,353Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
Live Nation Entertainment
4.8279 of 5 stars
+14.3%$22.18B$22.75B91.2731,700Short Interest ↓

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This page (NASDAQ:LULU) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by Staff

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