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$98.28
Now: $100.41
$101.68
50-Day Range
$88.21
MA: $97.62
$108.68
52-Week Range
$41.73
Now: $100.41
$128.48
Volume668,985 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.58 billion
P/E Ratio19.50
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.67

Competitors

The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) Vs. ITW, PH, SWK, DOV, XYL, and IR

Should you be buying MIDD stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "industrial machinery" are considered alternatives and competitors to The Middleby, including Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Parker-Hannifin (PH), Stanley Black & Decker (SWK), Dover (DOV), Xylem (XYL), and Ingersoll Rand (IR).

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) and The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Illinois Tool Works and The Middleby, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Illinois Tool Works213101.94
The Middleby02302.60

Illinois Tool Works currently has a consensus target price of $183.8125, indicating a potential downside of 6.60%. The Middleby has a consensus target price of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Given The Middleby's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe The Middleby is more favorable than Illinois Tool Works.

Volatility & Risk

Illinois Tool Works has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, indicating that its share price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Illinois Tool Works and The Middleby's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Illinois Tool Works$14.11 billion4.41$2.52 billion$7.7525.39
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30

Illinois Tool Works has higher revenue and earnings than The Middleby. The Middleby is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Illinois Tool Works, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Illinois Tool Works and The Middleby's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Illinois Tool Works17.16%81.80%14.90%
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

78.1% of Illinois Tool Works shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Illinois Tool Works shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.4% of The Middleby shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Illinois Tool Works beats The Middleby on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) and The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Parker-Hannifin and The Middleby's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Parker-Hannifin8.81%22.54%6.95%
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

77.9% of Parker-Hannifin shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of Parker-Hannifin shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.4% of The Middleby shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Parker-Hannifin has a beta of 1.65, indicating that its share price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, indicating that its share price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Parker-Hannifin and The Middleby, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Parker-Hannifin001503.00
The Middleby02302.60

Parker-Hannifin currently has a consensus target price of $213.0714, indicating a potential upside of 2.52%. The Middleby has a consensus target price of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Given Parker-Hannifin's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Parker-Hannifin is more favorable than The Middleby.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Parker-Hannifin and The Middleby's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Parker-Hannifin$13.70 billion1.95$1.21 billion$10.7919.26
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30

Parker-Hannifin has higher revenue and earnings than The Middleby. The Middleby is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Parker-Hannifin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Parker-Hannifin beats The Middleby on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE:SWK) and The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Stanley Black & Decker and The Middleby's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Stanley Black & Decker5.88%13.97%4.95%
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

88.6% of Stanley Black & Decker shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Stanley Black & Decker shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.4% of The Middleby shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

Stanley Black & Decker has a beta of 1.53, indicating that its stock price is 53% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, indicating that its stock price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Stanley Black & Decker and The Middleby, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Stanley Black & Decker041102.73
The Middleby02302.60

Stanley Black & Decker presently has a consensus target price of $167.8571, indicating a potential upside of 1.52%. The Middleby has a consensus target price of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Given Stanley Black & Decker's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Stanley Black & Decker is more favorable than The Middleby.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Stanley Black & Decker and The Middleby's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Stanley Black & Decker$14.44 billion1.83$955.80 million$8.4019.68
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30

Stanley Black & Decker has higher revenue and earnings than The Middleby. The Middleby is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Stanley Black & Decker, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Stanley Black & Decker beats The Middleby on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Dover (NYSE:DOV) and The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Dover and The Middleby's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Dover9.99%27.33%9.36%
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

83.0% of Dover shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Dover shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.4% of The Middleby shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

Dover has a beta of 1.38, indicating that its stock price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, indicating that its stock price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Dover and The Middleby, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Dover04702.64
The Middleby02302.60

Dover presently has a consensus target price of $112.4444, indicating a potential upside of 2.14%. The Middleby has a consensus target price of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Given Dover's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Dover is more favorable than The Middleby.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Dover and The Middleby's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dover$7.14 billion2.22$677.92 million$5.9318.56
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30

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

Summary

Dover beats The Middleby on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Xylem (NYSE:XYL) and The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Xylem and The Middleby's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Xylem$5.25 billion2.98$401 million$3.0228.76
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Xylem and The Middleby, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Xylem213402.11
The Middleby02302.60

Xylem presently has a consensus target price of $72.0714, indicating a potential downside of 17.03%. The Middleby has a consensus target price of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Given The Middleby's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe The Middleby is more favorable than Xylem.

Volatility & Risk

Xylem has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, indicating that its stock price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

84.9% of Xylem shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Xylem shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.4% of The Middleby shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Xylem and The Middleby's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Xylem5.09%14.72%5.44%
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%

Summary

The Middleby beats Xylem on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) and Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares The Middleby and Ingersoll Rand's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Middleby$2.96 billion1.89$352.24 million$7.0214.30
Ingersoll Rand$2.45 billion5.97$159.10 million$0.7646.16

The Middleby has higher revenue and earnings than Ingersoll Rand. The Middleby is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ingersoll Rand, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for The Middleby and Ingersoll Rand, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Middleby02302.60
Ingersoll Rand081002.56

The Middleby presently has a consensus price target of $96.50, indicating a potential downside of 3.89%. Ingersoll Rand has a consensus price target of $72.8824, indicating a potential upside of 107.76%. Given Ingersoll Rand's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Ingersoll Rand is more favorable than The Middleby.

Risk & Volatility

The Middleby has a beta of 1.67, suggesting that its share price is 67% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ingersoll Rand has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

94.7% of Ingersoll Rand shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of The Middleby shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Ingersoll Rand shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares The Middleby and Ingersoll Rand's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Middleby10.75%16.66%6.17%
Ingersoll Rand-4.51%-2.80%-1.47%

Summary

The Middleby beats Ingersoll Rand on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


The Middleby Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Illinois Tool Works logo
ITW
Illinois Tool Works
2.1$196.81+2.1%$62.22 billion$14.11 billion28.90Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Parker-Hannifin logo
PH
Parker-Hannifin
2.1$207.84+2.2%$26.72 billion$13.70 billion22.42Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
Stanley Black & Decker logo
SWK
Stanley Black & Decker
2.1$165.34+1.7%$26.40 billion$14.44 billion31.49Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Dover logo
DOV
Dover
2.2$110.09+0.7%$15.86 billion$7.14 billion23.93Increase in Short Interest
Xylem logo
XYL
Xylem
1.6$86.86+0.6%$15.63 billion$5.25 billion62.49Earnings Announcement
Ingersoll Rand logo
IR
Ingersoll Rand
1.6$35.08+0.5%$14.63 billion$2.45 billion-146.17Upcoming Earnings
IDEX logo
IEX
IDEX
1.4$168.73+2.3%$12.74 billion$2.49 billion34.51Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
Nordson logo
NDSN
Nordson
1.7$195.20+2.0%$11.33 billion$2.19 billion34.13Increase in Short Interest
Graco logo
GGG
Graco
1.4$61.86+1.4%$10.36 billion$1.65 billion39.40Insider Selling
Snap-on logo
SNA
Snap-on
2.3$155.91+0.8%$8.45 billion$3.73 billion15.02Analyst Upgrade
Pentair logo
PNR
Pentair
1.8$49.75+1.4%$8.28 billion$2.96 billion23.69Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Gardner Denver logo
GDI
Gardner Denver
1.6$35.08+0.5%$7.20 billion$2.45 billion46.16
Donaldson logo
DCI
Donaldson
1.7$47.73+1.1%$6.03 billion$2.58 billion23.75Increase in Short Interest
Lincoln Electric logo
LECO
Lincoln Electric
2.0$101.32+1.3%$6.02 billion$3.00 billion28.46Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
ITT logo
ITT
ITT
1.6$62.79+3.0%$5.43 billion$2.85 billion17.35Increase in Short Interest
Woodward logo
WWD
Woodward
1.6$78.28+1.9%$4.88 billion$2.90 billion20.18
The Timken logo
TKR
The Timken
2.0$58.14+2.7%$4.37 billion$3.79 billion13.84Earnings Announcement
Unusual Options Activity
Rexnord logo
RXN
Rexnord
1.6$31.80+3.1%$3.82 billion$2.07 billion23.21Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Watts Water Technologies logo
WTS
Watts Water Technologies
1.6$110.36+0.1%$3.72 billion$1.60 billion32.46Upcoming Earnings
Flowserve logo
FLS
Flowserve
1.5$28.49+1.1%$3.71 billion$3.94 billion25.44Upcoming Earnings
Colfax logo
CFX
Colfax
1.6$27.23+4.1%$3.22 billion$3.33 billion-389.00Earnings Announcement
Unusual Options Activity
Proto Labs logo
PRLB
Proto Labs
0.8$118.82+1.1%$3.17 billion$458.73 million54.76Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
Chart Industries logo
GTLS
Chart Industries
1.2$86.35+1.6%$3.11 billion$1.30 billion52.02Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Valmont Industries logo
VMI
Valmont Industries
1.5$141.93+0.8%$3.03 billion$2.77 billion21.64Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
RBC Bearings logo
ROLL
RBC Bearings
1.1$118.71+2.6%$2.98 billion$727.46 million25.04
Crane logo
CR
Crane
2.0$50.47+0.6%$2.93 billion$3.28 billion84.12Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Altra Industrial Motion logo
AIMC
Altra Industrial Motion
1.1$43.22+1.6%$2.79 billion$1.83 billion-144.06Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Analyst Upgrade
John Bean Technologies logo
JBT
John Bean Technologies
1.6$86.35+1.8%$2.74 billion$1.95 billion20.27Earnings Announcement
Kennametal logo
KMT
Kennametal
1.4$30.56+0.3%$2.54 billion$1.89 billion-436.51Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
ESCO Technologies logo
ESE
ESCO Technologies
0.9$84.47+1.8%$2.20 billion$812.97 million14.90Increase in Short Interest
Barnes Group logo
B
Barnes Group
2.1$36.48+1.3%$1.85 billion$1.49 billion21.59Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
SPX FLOW logo
FLOW
SPX FLOW
1.2$42.49+1.9%$1.80 billion$1.51 billion-8.76Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Mueller Water Products logo
MWA
Mueller Water Products
1.7$10.53+0.9%$1.66 billion$968 million19.87Dividend Increase
Mueller Industries logo
MLI
Mueller Industries
1.3$28.75+1.4%$1.64 billion$2.43 billion12.34Increase in Short Interest
Albany International logo
AIN
Albany International
1.9$49.50+3.1%$1.60 billion$1.05 billion14.47Earnings Announcement
Omega Flex logo
OFLX
Omega Flex
0.8$155.72+0.7%$1.57 billion$111.36 million86.03
Sun Hydraulics logo
SNHY
Sun Hydraulics
1.3$41.81+0.7%$1.34 billion$508.05 million18.18Heavy News Reporting
Kadant logo
KAI
Kadant
1.4$116.18+3.6%$1.34 billion$704.64 million27.27Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
EnPro Industries logo
NPO
EnPro Industries
2.0$59.15+2.9%$1.21 billion$1.21 billion5.72Upcoming Earnings
Tennant logo
TNC
Tennant
1.8$60.57+1.2%$1.12 billion$1.14 billion24.93Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Actuant logo
ATU
Actuant
1.1$17.87+0.3%$1.10 billion$654.76 million24.48
TriMas logo
TRS
TriMas
0.8$23.89+1.2%$1.09 billion$723.53 million19.74Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Harsco logo
HSC
Harsco
2.0$13.39+1.1%$1.06 billion$1.50 billion2.34Upcoming Earnings
Columbus McKinnon logo
CMCO
Columbus McKinnon
1.9$34.46+0.0%$822.97 million$809.16 million21.67Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
The Gorman-Rupp logo
GRC
The Gorman-Rupp
1.8$31.09+1.0%$811.51 million$398.18 million27.76Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Standex International logo
SXI
Standex International
2.1$61.24+1.6%$754.29 million$604.53 million37.57Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Hyster-Yale Materials Handling logo
HY
Hyster-Yale Materials Handling
1.1$43.22+0.1%$725.97 million$3.29 billion20.78Upcoming Earnings
CIRCOR International logo
CIR
CIRCOR International
1.8$27.00+0.0%$539.92 million$964.31 million-2.49Upcoming Earnings
Heavy News Reporting
Dmc Global logo
BOOM
Dmc Global
1.1$34.97+3.9%$516.65 million$397.55 million-89.66Analyst Upgrade
Energy Recovery logo
ERII
Energy Recovery
1.2$8.90+0.8%$495.29 million$86.94 million22.81Heavy News Reporting
This page was last updated on 10/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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