Lyft (LYFT) Competitors

$16.34
-0.58 (-3.43%)
(As of 04/24/2024 ET)

LYFT vs. ETSY, ALIT, WEX, ZG, WU, RBA, FVRR, AKAM, BR, and FICO

Should you be buying Lyft stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lyft include Etsy (ETSY), Alight (ALIT), WEX (WEX), Zillow Group (ZG), Western Union (WU), RB Global (RBA), Fiverr International (FVRR), Akamai Technologies (AKAM), Broadridge Financial Solutions (BR), and Fair Isaac (FICO).

Lyft vs.

Etsy (NASDAQ:ETSY) and Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Etsy has a net margin of 11.19% compared to Etsy's net margin of -7.73%. Etsy's return on equity of -54.80% beat Lyft's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Etsy11.19% -70.75% 15.05%
Lyft -7.73%-54.80%-5.41%

In the previous week, Lyft had 8 more articles in the media than Etsy. MarketBeat recorded 29 mentions for Lyft and 21 mentions for Etsy. Lyft's average media sentiment score of 0.33 beat Etsy's score of 0.05 indicating that Etsy is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Etsy
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Lyft
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
13 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
4 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Etsy received 540 more outperform votes than Lyft when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.94% of users gave Etsy an outperform vote while only 56.70% of users gave Lyft an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
EtsyOutperform Votes
832
59.94%
Underperform Votes
556
40.06%
LyftOutperform Votes
292
56.70%
Underperform Votes
223
43.30%

Etsy has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Lyft. Lyft is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Etsy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Etsy$2.75B2.88$307.57M$2.2429.85
Lyft$4.40B1.48-$340.32M-$0.89-18.36

Etsy currently has a consensus target price of $84.46, indicating a potential upside of 26.30%. Lyft has a consensus target price of $14.60, indicating a potential downside of 10.62%. Given Lyft's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Etsy is more favorable than Lyft.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Etsy
3 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.35
Lyft
1 Sell rating(s)
17 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.17

Etsy has a beta of 2.01, indicating that its stock price is 101% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lyft has a beta of 1.98, indicating that its stock price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

99.5% of Etsy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.1% of Lyft shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Etsy shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.2% of Lyft shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Etsy beats Lyft on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricLyftBusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$6.53B$17.50B$19.30B$7.49B
Dividend YieldN/A3.28%2.78%3.96%
P/E Ratio-18.3616.22249.9518.28
Price / Sales1.483.18523.1080.34
Price / CashN/A22.4227.6134.56
Price / Book12.105.096.614.30
Net Income-$340.32M$472.02M$630.66M$213.73M
7 Day Performance-5.60%0.05%0.99%1.28%
1 Month Performance-18.95%-2.89%-3.17%-4.20%
1 Year Performance59.88%2.93%19.44%7.68%

Lyft Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ETSY
Etsy
4.7658 of 5 stars
$68.36
+2.4%
$87.84
+28.5%
-33.0%$8.10B$2.75B30.522,420Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
ALIT
Alight
3.1553 of 5 stars
$9.04
-0.8%
$12.71
+40.6%
-1.8%$5.09B$3.41B-16.4418,000
WEX
WEX
4.1676 of 5 stars
$233.47
+0.2%
$235.00
+0.7%
+29.9%$9.75B$2.55B37.905,500Upcoming Earnings
ZG
Zillow Group
4.6245 of 5 stars
$42.70
+0.7%
$58.79
+37.7%
-2.0%$9.97B$1.95B-62.796,263Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
WU
Western Union
4.0767 of 5 stars
$12.70
-1.1%
$13.25
+4.4%
+23.3%$4.32B$4.36B7.569,000Earnings Report
News Coverage
RBA
RB Global
3.3286 of 5 stars
$73.33
+0.3%
$82.80
+12.9%
+24.8%$13.40B$3.68B86.269,600Analyst Report
News Coverage
Positive News
FVRR
Fiverr International
3.2188 of 5 stars
$20.47
+1.8%
$35.82
+75.0%
-45.1%$791.17M$361.38M227.44775
AKAM
Akamai Technologies
4.2357 of 5 stars
$101.33
-0.9%
$121.27
+19.7%
+25.7%$15.35B$3.81B28.7110,250Positive News
BR
Broadridge Financial Solutions
4.4978 of 5 stars
$193.56
-1.1%
$206.67
+6.8%
+36.3%$22.80B$6.06B33.7214,700Positive News
FICO
Fair Isaac
4.8162 of 5 stars
$1,152.27
+0.2%
$1,180.45
+2.4%
+65.2%$28.63B$1.51B64.413,455Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report

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This page (NASDAQ:LYFT) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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