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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
NASDAQ:LYFT

Lyft Stock Competitors

$36.80
-0.80 (-2.13%)
(As of 01/21/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$35.80
$37.59
50-Day Range
$36.80
$51.66
52-Week Range
$35.80
$68.28
Volume
8.46 million shs
Average Volume
6.20 million shs
Market Capitalization
$12.54 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
1.92

Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) Vs. MSCI, GPN, EBAY, CSGP, DIDI, ETSY, FLT, AKAM, BR, and AFRM

Should you be buying Lyft stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lyft include MSCI (MSCI), Global Payments (GPN), eBay (EBAY), CoStar Group (CSGP), DiDi Global (DIDI), Etsy (ETSY), FLEETCOR Technologies (FLT), Akamai Technologies (AKAM), Broadridge Financial Solutions (BR), and Affirm (AFRM). These companies are all part of the "business services, not elsewhere classified" industry.

Lyft vs.

Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) and Global Payments (NYSE:GPN) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, risk and community ranking.

In the previous week, Global Payments had 2 more articles in the media than Lyft. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for Global Payments and 11 mentions for Lyft. Global Payments' average media sentiment score of 0.23 beat Lyft's score of -0.27 indicating that Global Payments is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Lyft
1 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Global Payments
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Global Payments received 726 more outperform votes than Lyft when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 75.23% of users gave Global Payments an outperform vote while only 73.94% of users gave Lyft an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LyftOutperform Votes
261
73.94%
Underperform Votes
92
26.06%
Global PaymentsOutperform Votes
987
75.23%
Underperform Votes
325
24.77%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lyft$2.36 billion5.30-$1.75 billion-$3.71-9.92
Global Payments$7.42 billion5.50$584.52 million$3.1744.41

Global Payments has a net margin of 11.38% compared to Lyft's net margin of -43.05%. Global Payments' return on equity of 8.08% beat Lyft's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lyft -43.05% -68.30% -21.76%
Global Payments 11.38% 8.08% 4.84%

Lyft has a beta of 1.92, meaning that its share price is 92% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Global Payments has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

78.6% of Lyft shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.3% of Global Payments shares are held by institutional investors. 5.8% of Lyft shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Global Payments shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Lyft currently has a consensus price target of $69.86, indicating a potential upside of 89.84%. Global Payments has a consensus price target of $196.11, indicating a potential upside of 39.31%. Given Lyft's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Lyft is more favorable than Global Payments.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lyft
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
21 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.72
Global Payments
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
24 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.86

Summary

Global Payments beats Lyft on 15 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 (NASDAQ:LYFT) vs. Its Competitors

TypeLyftBusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$12.54B$13.94B$15.75B$6.90B
Dividend YieldN/A3.52%2.01%2.91%
P/E Ratio-9.9222.0465.2718.32
Price / Sales5.3024.50834.12225.01
Price / CashN/A36.3043.9668.48
Price / Book7.108.1116.448.87
Net Income-$1.75B$340.57M$662.91M$156.27M
7 Day Performance-10.81%-6.04%-5.49%-6.57%
1 Month Performance-13.33%-9.34%138.88%-10.43%
1 Year Performance-23.03%-13.20%5.26%-12.12%

Lyft Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MSCI
MSCI
2.9914 of 5 stars
$500.82
-3.0%
$649.50
-29.7%
+20.9%$41.29B$1.70B60.713,633Upcoming Earnings
GPN
Global Payments
3.5107 of 5 stars
$140.77
-2.9%
$196.11
-39.3%
-25.6%$40.84B$7.42B44.4124,000Analyst Report
EBAY
eBay
3.2464 of 5 stars
$59.54
-2.0%
$76.67
-28.8%
+5.6%$38.70B$10.27B3.2712,700
CSGP
CoStar Group
2.175 of 5 stars
$70.92
-1.9%
$70.00
-1.3%
N/A$28.01B$1.66B118.404,752
DIDI
DiDi Global
0.6 of 5 stars
$4.86
-10.3%
$25.00
-414.4%
N/A$23.44B$21.63B0.0015,914Gap Down
ETSY
Etsy
2.6298 of 5 stars
$148.85
-7.0%
$249.68
-67.7%
-30.0%$18.87B$1.73B44.041,414Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
FLT
FLEETCOR Technologies
2.5614 of 5 stars
$226.41
-3.2%
$316.78
-39.9%
-16.1%$18.38B$2.39B23.378,400
AKAM
Akamai Technologies
2.3526 of 5 stars
$112.61
-0.6%
$129.00
-14.6%
+2.4%$18.30B$3.20B30.948,368Analyst Revision
News Coverage
BR
Broadridge Financial Solutions
2.6998 of 5 stars
$156.60
-2.0%
$180.75
-15.4%
+3.6%$18.26B$4.99B33.6813,704News Coverage
AFRM
Affirm
2.3181 of 5 stars
$57.63
-9.0%
$127.53
-121.3%
-47.1%$16.19B$870.46M-18.471,641Analyst Report
News Coverage
TCOM
Trip.com Group
2.5414 of 5 stars
$25.77
-2.2%
$43.58
-69.1%
-23.5%$15.45B$2.81B78.0933,400Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Z
Zillow Group
2.1642 of 5 stars
$51.10
-5.4%
$175.17
-242.8%
-65.0%$13.02B$3.34B-58.745,504
ZG
Zillow Group
2.0074 of 5 stars
$50.24
-5.9%
$124.88
-148.6%
-67.1%$12.80B$3.34B-57.755,504News Coverage
FICO
Fair Isaac
2.5065 of 5 stars
$427.03
-0.9%
$559.50
-31.0%
-13.1%$11.68B$1.32B31.843,650Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
CNXC
Concentrix
2.3764 of 5 stars
$169.84
-1.4%
$202.00
-18.9%
+44.5%$8.89B$5.59B22.09270,000Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
FTCH
Farfetch
2.2284 of 5 stars
$21.62
-6.4%
$49.64
-129.6%
-65.1%$7.66B$1.67B-2.935,441Analyst Report
Options Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
WU
Western Union
2.9965 of 5 stars
$18.14
-0.7%
$22.09
-21.8%
-17.7%$7.29B$4.84B9.1611,000
WEX
WEX
2.673 of 5 stars
$151.40
-1.5%
$210.54
-39.1%
-25.4%$6.79B$1.56B-29.985,300
NLSN
Nielsen
2.7581 of 5 stars
$18.86
-1.6%
$25.50
-35.2%
-13.4%$6.77B$6.29B8.6543,000
RBA
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
2.6237 of 5 stars
$60.89
-2.9%
$64.83
-6.5%
-3.1%$6.74B$1.38B39.802,600News Coverage
TNET
TriNet Group
1.9731 of 5 stars
$83.07
-0.9%
$87.31
-5.1%
+2.7%$5.46B$4.03B19.052,700News Coverage
CDK
CDK Global
2.8631 of 5 stars
$42.73
-1.7%
$59.33
-38.9%
-15.4%$5.06B$1.67B5.006,500News Coverage
ALIT
Alight
2.3667 of 5 stars
$9.25
-4.9%
$15.50
-67.6%
N/A$4.99BN/A0.002,021Short Interest ↓
MMS
Maximus
2.9548 of 5 stars
$76.89
-0.4%
$105.00
-36.6%
+1.5%$4.76B$4.25B16.5035,800Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
HQY
HealthEquity
2.7582 of 5 stars
$49.97
-1.9%
$74.00
-48.1%
-41.2%$4.18B$733.57M-713.763,039Options Volume
WNS
WNS
2.0573 of 5 stars
$85.61
-0.4%
$94.43
-10.3%
+21.2%$4.17B$912.60M37.3843,997Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
EXLS
ExlService
1.6681 of 5 stars
$125.19
-1.2%
$109.33
-12.7%
+47.1%$4.17B$958.43M36.2931,900
ENV
Envestnet
1.9448 of 5 stars
$71.49
-1.8%
$87.80
-22.8%
-17.3%$3.91B$998.23M155.424,250News Coverage
FOUR
Shift4 Payments
2.5556 of 5 stars
$46.43
-6.7%
$86.33
-85.9%
-34.0%$3.85B$766.90M-45.521,311Analyst Report
News Coverage
DLO
DLocal
1.6533 of 5 stars
$25.43
-5.8%
$56.29
-121.3%
N/A$3.67B$104.14M0.00365
ADS
Alliance Data Systems
2.5713 of 5 stars
$64.61
-1.4%
$117.42
-81.7%
-9.3%$3.22B$4.52B4.068,000Upcoming Earnings
FVRR
Fiverr International
1.6573 of 5 stars
$81.22
-3.3%
$199.56
-145.7%
-66.4%$2.91B$189.51M-54.88545
FLYW
Flywire
2.2736 of 5 stars
$27.37
-6.6%
$45.88
-67.6%
N/A$2.87B$131.78M0.00473Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Gap Down
MPLN
MultiPlan
2.4414 of 5 stars
$3.97
-1.0%
$8.00
-101.5%
-47.1%$2.53B$937.76M-26.462,000Short Interest ↑
FA
First Advantage
2.4098 of 5 stars
$16.38
-2.1%
$24.64
-50.4%
N/A$2.50BN/A0.004,200
PSFE
Paysafe
2.3642 of 5 stars
$3.45
-4.6%
$10.72
-210.8%
N/A$2.50B$1.43B0.003,400Analyst Upgrade
ZH
Zhihu
1.7048 of 5 stars
$4.21
-5.5%
$13.67
-224.6%
N/A$2.36B$207.23M0.001,651Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
ACVA
ACV Auctions
2.0398 of 5 stars
$15.00
-6.1%
$32.80
-118.7%
N/A$2.33B$208.36M0.001,470News Coverage
TTGT
TechTarget
2.0748 of 5 stars
$79.58
-4.4%
$98.50
-23.8%
+11.0%$2.29B$148.38M118.78940News Coverage
Gap Down
OLO
OLO
2.3107 of 5 stars
$15.09
-2.7%
$35.00
-131.9%
N/A$2.29B$98.42M0.00433
XMTR
Xometry
2.1615 of 5 stars
$51.81
-6.0%
$80.28
-54.9%
N/A$2.16B$141.41M0.00386Insider Selling
News Coverage
ADV
Advantage Solutions
1.8332 of 5 stars
$6.67
-1.9%
$13.33
-99.9%
-41.4%$2.12B$3.16B0.0062,000
CBZ
CBIZ
1.4365 of 5 stars
$39.49
-1.9%
N/A+45.1%$2.06B$963.90M26.504,800News Coverage
EVOP
EVO Payments
2.3081 of 5 stars
$23.16
-0.1%
$30.60
-32.1%
-17.0%$1.93B$439.10M-257.302,000News Coverage
GSKY
GreenSky
1.5265 of 5 stars
$10.21
-1.5%
$9.00
-11.9%
+111.0%$1.88B$525.65M17.911,164News Coverage
PAYO
Payoneer Global
1.7481 of 5 stars
$5.25
-2.3%
$12.80
-143.8%
N/A$1.78BN/A0.002,021News Coverage
RILY
B. Riley Financial
2.4365 of 5 stars
$60.68
-5.5%
N/A+27.3%$1.67B$902.72M3.09996
PHR
Phreesia
2.375 of 5 stars
$30.85
-0.5%
$62.75
-103.4%
-55.8%$1.58B$148.68M-19.16827News Coverage
RDWR
Radware
2.4248 of 5 stars
$32.37
-1.4%
$37.75
-16.6%
+15.0%$1.49B$250.03M95.211,122Short Interest ↓
RPAY
Repay
2.5414 of 5 stars
$15.66
-5.5%
$26.00
-66.0%
-35.7%$1.42B$155.04M-27.96354Analyst Report
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