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News (NWSA) Competitors

$24.36
-0.56 (-2.25%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

NWSA vs. NWS, MGM, EDU, FWONA, POOL, PARAA, SNA, SIRI, HTHT, and H

Should you be buying News stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of News include News (NWS), MGM Resorts International (MGM), New Oriental Education & Technology Group (EDU), Formula One Group (FWONA), Pool (POOL), Paramount Global (PARAA), Snap-on (SNA), Sirius XM (SIRI), H World Group (HTHT), and Hyatt Hotels (H). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

News vs.

News (NASDAQ:NWS) and News (NASDAQ:NWSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, community ranking, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and media sentiment.

In the previous week, News had 1 more articles in the media than News. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for News and 2 mentions for News. News' average media sentiment score of 0.62 beat News' score of 0.27 indicating that News is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
News
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
News
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
News2.29% 4.14% 2.21%
News 2.29%4.14%2.21%

News has a consensus target price of $29.50, indicating a potential upside of 21.10%. Given News' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe News is more favorable than News.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
News
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
News
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
News$9.88B1.45$149M$0.4062.78
News$9.88B1.41$149M$0.4060.90

News pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. News pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. News pays out 50.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. News pays out 50.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

News has a beta of 1.35, meaning that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, News has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

News received 359 more outperform votes than News when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 73.58% of users gave News an outperform vote while only 60.68% of users gave News an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
NewsOutperform Votes
304
60.68%
Underperform Votes
197
39.32%
NewsOutperform Votes
663
73.58%
Underperform Votes
238
26.42%

14.6% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.0% of News shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.7% of News shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.6% of News shares are owned by company 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.

Summary

News and News tied by winning 6 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricNewsNewspapers IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$14.23B$5.29B$6.90B$7.75B
Dividend Yield0.80%4.88%2.75%3.91%
P/E Ratio60.9026.1214.8515.61
Price / Sales1.411.865.7591.65
Price / Cash14.2726.2725.7231.63
Price / Book1.562.945.204.29
Net Income$149M$73.10M$198.14M$214.71M
7 Day Performance-5.07%-2.58%-1.13%-2.31%
1 Month Performance-7.55%0.66%-1.73%-1.58%
1 Year Performance38.25%16.93%4.04%7.82%

News Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NWS
News
0.3903 of 5 stars
$26.34
-0.7%
N/A+43.7%$15.04B$9.88B65.8525,000
MGM
MGM Resorts International
4.6249 of 5 stars
$46.41
+0.2%
$55.28
+19.1%
-1.2%$14.71B$16.16B14.6463,000Analyst Report
EDU
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
1.6648 of 5 stars
$84.80
-0.7%
$77.33
-8.8%
+138.9%$14.39B$3.00B46.5955,506
FWONA
Formula One Group
3.2587 of 5 stars
$61.23
-0.5%
$77.00
+25.8%
-10.3%$14.37B$3.22B0.007,047Insider Buying
Short Interest ↑
Positive News
POOL
Pool
3.4155 of 5 stars
$400.08
+0.8%
$388.63
-2.9%
+13.9%$15.40B$5.54B30.046,000Upcoming Earnings
PARAA
Paramount Global
1.2716 of 5 stars
23.64
-1.3%
N/A-14.4%$15.42B$29.65B-23.1821,900Dividend Announcement
SNA
Snap-on
3.5863 of 5 stars
$293.99
+0.2%
$306.00
+4.1%
+21.7%$15.50B$5.11B15.682,700Upcoming Earnings
SIRI
Sirius XM
4.5425 of 5 stars
$3.45
+2.1%
$4.70
+36.4%
-19.3%$13.26B$8.95B10.785,680Analyst Report
HTHT
H World Group
4.1524 of 5 stars
$39.99
-1.4%
$50.67
+26.7%
-21.2%$13.06B$3.08B22.7224,335Positive News
Gap Down
H
Hyatt Hotels
4.4631 of 5 stars
$157.35
+0.0%
$138.24
-12.1%
+39.7%$16.19B$6.67B77.13206,000Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓

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This page (NASDAQ:NWSA) was last updated on 4/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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