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S&P 500   4,604.37
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How does the Consumer Price Index affect the stock market?
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
A 'soft landing' or a recession? How each one might affect America's households and businesses
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 12/8/2023
MarketBeat Week in Review – 12/4 - 12/8
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
FTC opens inquiry of Chevron-Hess merger, marking second review this week of major oil industry deal
Amazon asks federal judge to dismiss the FTC's antitrust lawsuit against the company
S&P 500   4,604.37
DOW   36,247.87
QQQ   392.17
How does the Consumer Price Index affect the stock market?
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
A 'soft landing' or a recession? How each one might affect America's households and businesses
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 12/8/2023
MarketBeat Week in Review – 12/4 - 12/8
[Investor Alert] Potential Breakthrough Medical Tech Investment Opportunity (Ad)
FTC opens inquiry of Chevron-Hess merger, marking second review this week of major oil industry deal
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Paramount Global (PARAP) Competitors

$22.64
+1.85 (+8.90%)
(As of 12/8/2023 ET)
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Today's Range
$20.92
$22.88
50-Day Range
$15.16
$22.64
52-Week Range
$15.13
$35.81
Volume
112,777 shs
Average Volume
68,474 shs
Market Capitalization
$14.66 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
4.24%
Price Target
N/A

PARAP vs. WPP, LBTYA, USM, AENTW, CSSEP, CSSEL, EMWPF, LGF-B, LGF-A, and NFLX

Should you be buying Paramount Global stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Paramount Global include WPP (WPP), Liberty Global (LBTYA), United States Cellular (USM), Alliance Entertainment (AENTW), Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSEP), Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSEL), Eros Media World (EMWPF), Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF-B), Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF-A), and Netflix (NFLX). These companies are all part of the "communication services" sector.

Paramount Global vs.

WPP (NYSE:WPP) and Paramount Global (NASDAQ:PARAP) are both business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, media sentiment and valuation.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
WPPN/A N/A N/A
Paramount Global N/A N/A N/A

In the previous week, WPP had 1 more articles in the media than Paramount Global. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for WPP and 2 mentions for Paramount Global. WPP's average media sentiment score of 1.20 beat Paramount Global's score of 0.35 indicating that Paramount Global is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
WPP
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Paramount Global
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

WPP has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Paramount Global.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
WPP$17.85B0.55$844.43MN/AN/A
Paramount Global$30.15B0.49N/AN/AN/A

WPP presently has a consensus price target of $46.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.34%. Given Paramount Global's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe WPP is more favorable than Paramount Global.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
WPP
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40
Paramount Global
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

WPP received 323 more outperform votes than Paramount Global when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 55.40% of users gave WPP an outperform vote while only 0.00% of users gave Paramount Global an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
WPPOutperform Votes
323
55.40%
Underperform Votes
260
44.60%
Paramount GlobalOutperform Votes
No Votes
Underperform Votes
1
100.00%

4.3% of WPP shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of WPP 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.

WPP pays an annual dividend of $1.82 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Paramount Global pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.2%.

Summary

WPP beats Paramount Global on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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PARAP vs. The Competition

MetricParamount GlobalEntertainment IndustryCommunication SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$14.66B$1.21B$2.95B$6.80B
Dividend Yield3.25%3.87%6.42%4.56%
P/E RatioN/A51.03388.0711.99
Price / Sales0.4993.74114.80110.25
Price / CashN/A10.4314.68124.94
Price / BookN/A2.043.084.66
Net IncomeN/A$23.63M$231.61M$177.35M
7 Day Performance6.09%0.05%-0.02%0.77%
1 Month Performance35.49%1.26%4.10%9.24%
1 Year Performance-23.80%-6.31%-5.47%8.19%

Paramount Global Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
WPP
WPP
1.4954 of 5 stars
$44.24
-0.7%
$46.00
+4.0%
-11.1%$9.51B$17.85B0.00114,000
LBTYA
Liberty Global
2.6556 of 5 stars
$16.08
+1.5%
$25.86
+60.8%
-14.4%$6.35B$7.20B0.0010,100Positive News
USM
United States Cellular
1.179 of 5 stars
$44.22
+1.7%
$45.25
+2.3%
+120.3%$3.77B$4.17B340.184,500Positive News
AENTW
Alliance Entertainment
0 of 5 stars
$0.01
flat
N/AN/A$0.00$1.15B0.00761Positive News
CSSEP
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment
0 of 5 stars
$6.96
-0.3%
N/A-72.8%$0.00$375.48M0.001,329Positive News
CSSEL
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment
0 of 5 stars
$0.01
flat
N/A-75.9%$0.00$375.48M0.00N/APositive News
Gap Down
EMWPF
Eros Media World
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A$0.00$89.40M0.00N/A
LGF-B
Lions Gate Entertainment
0 of 5 stars
$8.36
-6.5%
N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.001,500High Trading Volume
LGF-A
Lions Gate Entertainment
0 of 5 stars
$8.87
-6.1%
$7.50
-15.4%
+70.9%$0.00N/A0.001,500High Trading Volume
NFLX
Netflix
2.2283 of 5 stars
$479.00
0.0%
$441.20
-7.9%
+46.3%$209.65B$31.62B47.8012,800

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This page (NASDAQ:PARAP) was last updated on 12/9/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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