NASDAQ:NWSA

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$27.68
Volume2.22 million shs
Average Volume3.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.65 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.75%
Beta1.61

Competitors

News (NASDAQ:NWSA) Vs. MAR, ROKU, LVS, LULU, EA, and DISCB

Should you be buying NWSA stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" are considered alternatives and competitors to News, including Marriott International (MAR), Roku (ROKU), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Electronic Arts (EA), and Discovery (DISCB).

Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) and News (NASDAQ:NWSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Marriott International and News, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Marriott International081002.56
News00403.00

Marriott International currently has a consensus target price of $125.5882, suggesting a potential downside of 11.54%. News has a consensus target price of $25.75, suggesting a potential downside of 2.79%. Given News' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe News is more favorable than Marriott International.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

57.7% of Marriott International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.2% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. 12.8% of Marriott International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of News shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Marriott International and News' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Marriott International1.28%188.71%1.55%
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%

Volatility and Risk

Marriott International has a beta of 1.83, meaning that its stock price is 83% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, News has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Marriott International and News' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Marriott International$20.97 billion2.20$1.27 billion$6.0023.66
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41

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

Summary

Marriott International beats News on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

News (NASDAQ:NWSA) and Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares News and Roku's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41
Roku$1.13 billion40.37$-59,940,000.00($0.52)-682.40

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

Volatility & Risk

News has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Roku has a beta of 1.95, meaning that its share price is 95% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for News and Roku, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
News00403.00
Roku161802.68

News currently has a consensus target price of $25.75, indicating a potential downside of 2.79%. Roku has a consensus target price of $404.8846, indicating a potential upside of 14.10%. Given Roku's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Roku is more favorable than News.

Profitability

This table compares News and Roku's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%
Roku-6.53%-11.15%-5.78%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

61.2% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 64.2% of Roku shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.7% of News shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.7% of Roku shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Roku beats News on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

News (NASDAQ:NWSA) and Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

News has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Las Vegas Sands has a beta of 1.35, suggesting that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

61.2% of News shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.3% of Las Vegas Sands shares are held by institutional investors. 13.7% of News shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 10.8% of Las Vegas Sands shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares News and Las Vegas Sands' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41
Las Vegas Sands$13.74 billion3.28$2.70 billion$3.2618.11

Las Vegas Sands has higher revenue and earnings than News. Las Vegas Sands is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than News, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares News and Las Vegas Sands' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%
Las Vegas Sands-12.67%-12.97%-3.03%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for News and Las Vegas Sands, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
News00403.00
Las Vegas Sands07902.56

News currently has a consensus target price of $25.75, suggesting a potential downside of 2.79%. Las Vegas Sands has a consensus target price of $59.3667, suggesting a potential upside of 0.55%. Given Las Vegas Sands' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Las Vegas Sands is more favorable than News.

Summary

News beats Las Vegas Sands on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) and News (NASDAQ:NWSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Lululemon Athletica and News' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lululemon Athletica$3.98 billion10.36$645.60 million$4.9364.16
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.0% of Lululemon Athletica shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.2% of News shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Lululemon Athletica shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of News shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Lululemon Athletica and News' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lululemon Athletica13.69%28.89%16.88%
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%

Volatility and Risk

Lululemon Athletica has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its stock price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, News has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Lululemon Athletica and News, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lululemon Athletica0102012.71
News00403.00

Lululemon Athletica currently has a consensus price target of $385.3548, suggesting a potential upside of 21.84%. News has a consensus price target of $25.75, suggesting a potential downside of 2.79%. Given Lululemon Athletica's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Lululemon Athletica is more favorable than News.

Summary

Lululemon Athletica beats News on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) and News (NASDAQ:NWSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Electronic Arts and News' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Electronic Arts23.51%17.85%12.11%
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Electronic Arts and News' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Electronic Arts$5.54 billion7.32$3.04 billion$4.7629.59
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41

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

Dividends

Electronic Arts pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. News pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Electronic Arts pays out 14.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. News pays out 90.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Electronic Arts has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and News has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.0% of Electronic Arts shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.2% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Electronic Arts shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of News shares are owned 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 and Risk

Electronic Arts has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, News has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Electronic Arts and News, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Electronic Arts0121402.54
News00403.00

Electronic Arts presently has a consensus target price of $153.3448, suggesting a potential upside of 8.86%. News has a consensus target price of $25.75, suggesting a potential downside of 2.79%. Given Electronic Arts' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Electronic Arts is more favorable than News.

Summary

Electronic Arts beats News on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

News (NASDAQ:NWSA) and Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCB) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares News and Discovery's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
News-11.47%1.70%1.02%
Discovery13.36%20.76%7.06%

Risk & Volatility

News has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Discovery has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares News and Discovery's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
News$9.01 billion1.74$-1,269,000,000.00$0.22120.41
Discovery$11.14 billion3.62$2.07 billionN/AN/A

Discovery has higher revenue and earnings than News.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for News and Discovery, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
News00403.00
Discovery0000N/A

News presently has a consensus price target of $25.75, indicating a potential downside of 2.79%. Given News' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe News is more favorable than Discovery.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

61.2% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of Discovery shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.7% of News shares are owned 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.

Summary

Discovery beats News on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


News Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Marriott International logo
MAR
Marriott International
1.0$141.97-4.2%$46.06 billion$20.97 billion267.87
Roku logo
ROKU
Roku
1.4$354.85-1.8%$45.57 billion$1.13 billion-422.44
Las Vegas Sands logo
LVS
Las Vegas Sands
1.3$59.04-2.7%$45.10 billion$13.74 billion-59.64Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Lululemon Athletica logo
LULU
Lululemon Athletica
1.9$316.29-1.9%$41.23 billion$3.98 billion74.25Decrease in Short Interest
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
2.1$140.86-0.9%$40.51 billion$5.54 billion31.37Insider Selling
Discovery logo
DISCB
Discovery
0.4$82.70-1.4%$40.30 billion$11.14 billion40.15
TAL Education Group logo
TAL
TAL Education Group
1.7$62.64-3.0%$35.51 billion$3.27 billion1,253.05Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Stock Split
News Coverage
Hilton Worldwide logo
HLT
Hilton Worldwide
1.8$122.22-3.0%$33.93 billion$9.45 billion-105.36Analyst Report
News Coverage
V.F. logo
VFC
V.F.
2.4$84.55-0.7%$32.90 billion$10.49 billion-650.38
Peloton Interactive logo
PTON
Peloton Interactive
2.2$106.50-1.2%$31.36 billion$1.83 billion1,521.43Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDK
Liberty Broadband
1.4$157.37-1.1%$30.74 billion$14.86 million127.94Analyst Report
News Coverage
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDA
Liberty Broadband
1.6$152.87-1.4%$29.86 billion$14.86 million124.28News Coverage
New Oriental Education & Technology Group logo
EDU
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
2.3$16.16-6.1%$27.70 billion$3.58 billion6.82Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Down
ViacomCBS logo
VIACA
ViacomCBS
0.4$42.33-2.1%$26.23 billion$27.81 billion19.24
Sirius XM logo
SIRI
Sirius XM
1.7$6.31-0.5%$26.12 billion$7.79 billion27.43Dividend Announcement
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Carnival Co. & logo
CCL
Carnival Co. &
1.3$25.72-4.5%$25.04 billion$20.83 billion-2.50Insider Selling
Rogers Communications logo
RCI
Rogers Communications
2.6$48.72-1.0%$24.60 billion$11.36 billion20.64Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
ViacomCBS logo
VIAC
ViacomCBS
2.1$37.92-1.3%$23.50 billion$27.81 billion17.24Analyst Report
FOX logo
FOXA
FOX
2.0$37.80-0.3%$22.32 billion$12.30 billion14.32Analyst Report
DraftKings logo
DKNG
DraftKings
1.7$55.71-1.7%$22.16 billionN/A0.00
Trip.com Group logo
TCOM
Trip.com Group
1.4$36.61-1.1%$21.95 billion$5.13 billion-67.80Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
FOX logo
FOX
FOX
1.0$36.65-0.2%$21.64 billion$12.30 billion13.88
Royal Caribbean Group logo
RCL
Royal Caribbean Group
1.3$81.07-3.3%$20.64 billion$10.95 billion-4.11
Take-Two Interactive Software logo
TTWO
Take-Two Interactive Software
1.7$177.90-0.0%$20.49 billion$3.09 billion43.08News Coverage
MGM Resorts International logo
MGM
MGM Resorts International
1.8$39.55-0.5%$19.58 billion$12.90 billion14.13
DISH Network logo
DISH
DISH Network
1.4$36.89-0.3%$19.41 billion$12.81 billion15.00Analyst Report
Caesars Entertainment logo
CZR
Caesars Entertainment
1.4$89.88-1.3%$18.72 billion$2.53 billion-9.21Gap Down
Warner Music Group logo
WMG
Warner Music Group
0.7$36.05-1.4%$18.39 billionN/A0.00
Huazhu Group logo
HTHT
Huazhu Group
1.1$55.44-3.7%$17.77 billion$1.61 billion-49.06News Coverage
Discovery logo
DISCA
Discovery
1.8$35.47-2.5%$17.29 billion$11.14 billion17.22Increase in Short Interest
Live Nation Entertainment logo
LYV
Live Nation Entertainment
1.3$78.45-4.0%$17.11 billion$11.55 billion-11.30News Coverage
Pool logo
POOL
Pool
2.1$386.06-0.8%$15.50 billion$3.20 billion48.38Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Liberty Global logo
LBTYA
Liberty Global
1.1$26.19-0.7%$15.12 billion$11.54 billion-7.98News Coverage
Liberty Global logo
LBTYK
Liberty Global
1.2$26.13-0.8%$15.08 billion$11.54 billion-7.96
Whirlpool logo
WHR
Whirlpool
2.6$236.45-0.5%$14.84 billion$20.42 billion18.12Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Discovery logo
DISCK
Discovery
1.4$30.20-3.3%$14.72 billion$11.14 billion14.66
News logo
NWS
News
0.8$24.71-0.7%$14.60 billion$9.01 billion-14.45
Wynn Resorts logo
WYNN
Wynn Resorts
1.4$121.64-3.8%$14.07 billion$6.61 billion-11.64
Penn National Gaming logo
PENN
Penn National Gaming
1.7$89.00-4.5%$13.93 billion$5.30 billion-13.05Gap Up
Mohawk Industries logo
MHK
Mohawk Industries
1.8$196.05-2.0%$13.68 billion$9.97 billion26.46Analyst Report
News Coverage
Hasbro logo
HAS
Hasbro
2.2$96.73-1.3%$13.31 billion$4.72 billion33.82Upcoming Earnings
Shaw Communications logo
SJR
Shaw Communications
1.6$27.69-0.3%$13.23 billion$3.79 billion27.97Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Snap-on logo
SNA
Snap-on
2.3$234.57-0.6%$12.85 billion$3.73 billion21.92Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
InterContinental Hotels Group logo
IHG
InterContinental Hotels Group
1.0$69.31-3.6%$12.70 billion$2.08 billion23.03Decrease in Short Interest
Vail Resorts logo
MTN
Vail Resorts
1.1$310.29-1.1%$12.49 billion$1.96 billion272.18Unusual Options Activity
The Toro logo
TTC
The Toro
1.8$113.38-0.4%$12.20 billion$3.38 billion37.30Decrease in Short Interest
OZON
Ozon
0.7$59.88-2.2%$12.20 billionN/A0.00Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Zynga logo
ZNGA
Zynga
1.8$10.48-1.0%$11.35 billion$1.32 billion-349.33Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
iQIYI logo
IQ
iQIYI
1.3$14.15-6.0%$11.09 billion$4.12 billion-9.01Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Cable One logo
CABO
Cable One
1.6$1,817.48-0.2%$10.97 billion$1.17 billion42.31
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