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NASDAQ:POOL

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$334.77
+11.78 (+3.65 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$325.74
Now: $334.77
$338.72
50-Day Range
$314.43
MA: $354.74
$390.99
52-Week Range
$160.35
Now: $334.77
$401.29
Volume676,821 shs
Average Volume391,239 shs
Market Capitalization$13.44 billion
P/E Ratio41.95
Dividend Yield0.72%
Beta0.72

Competitors

Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Vs. ROKU, MAR, LVS, TAL, LULU, and VIAC

Should you be buying POOL stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" are considered alternatives and competitors to Pool, including Roku (ROKU), Marriott International (MAR), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), TAL Education Group (TAL), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), and ViacomCBS (VIAC).

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 64.2% of Roku shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 22.7% of Roku shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
Roku$1.13 billion44.47$-59,940,000.00($0.52)-760.54

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Pool and Roku, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
Roku171602.63

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. Roku has a consensus target price of $376.5385, suggesting a potential downside of 4.79%. Given Roku's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Roku is more favorable than Pool.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
Roku-6.53%-11.15%-5.78%

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Roku has a beta of 1.95, indicating that its share price is 95% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pool beats Roku on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 57.7% of Marriott International shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 12.8% of Marriott International shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
Marriott International$20.97 billion2.29$1.27 billion$6.0024.68

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
Marriott International0131002.43

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. Marriott International has a consensus target price of $122.6364, suggesting a potential downside of 17.18%. Given Pool's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Pool is more favorable than Marriott International.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
Marriott International1.28%188.71%1.55%

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Marriott International has a beta of 1.83, indicating that its share price is 83% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Marriott International beats Pool on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.3% of Las Vegas Sands shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 10.8% of Las Vegas Sands shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Pool and Las Vegas Sands' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
Las Vegas Sands$13.74 billion3.48$2.70 billion$3.2619.20

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Pool and Las Vegas Sands, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
Las Vegas Sands071202.63

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. Las Vegas Sands has a consensus target price of $55.9118, suggesting a potential downside of 10.68%. Given Pool's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Pool is more favorable than Las Vegas Sands.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
Las Vegas Sands-12.67%-12.97%-3.03%

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Las Vegas Sands has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pool beats Las Vegas Sands on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) and TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of TAL Education Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Pool and TAL Education Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
TAL Education Group$3.27 billion13.43$-110,190,000.00($0.19)-408.11

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Pool and TAL Education Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
TAL Education Group031002.77

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. TAL Education Group has a consensus target price of $82.8455, suggesting a potential upside of 6.84%. Given TAL Education Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe TAL Education Group is more favorable than Pool.

Profitability

This table compares Pool and TAL Education Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
TAL Education Group0.93%1.32%0.56%

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, TAL Education Group has a beta of 0.11, indicating that its share price is 89% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pool beats TAL Education Group on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.0% of Lululemon Athletica shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Lululemon Athletica shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
Lululemon Athletica$3.98 billion10.21$645.60 million$4.9363.22

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Pool and Lululemon Athletica, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
Lululemon Athletica0102112.72

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. Lululemon Athletica has a consensus target price of $382.75, suggesting a potential upside of 22.80%. Given Lululemon Athletica's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Lululemon Athletica is more favorable than Pool.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
Lululemon Athletica13.69%28.89%16.88%

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lululemon Athletica has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Lululemon Athletica beats Pool on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Pool and ViacomCBS, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pool04312.63
ViacomCBS79501.90

Pool presently has a consensus target price of $299.75, suggesting a potential downside of 10.46%. ViacomCBS has a consensus target price of $41.5455, suggesting a potential downside of 35.58%. Given Pool's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Pool is more favorable than ViacomCBS.

Profitability

This table compares Pool and ViacomCBS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pool8.85%70.48%19.98%
ViacomCBS5.22%18.58%5.23%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.6% of Pool shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.5% of ViacomCBS shares are held by institutional investors. 4.0% of Pool shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of ViacomCBS shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Pool pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. ViacomCBS pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Pool pays out 39.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. ViacomCBS pays out 19.2% 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. Pool has raised its dividend for 10 consecutive years and ViacomCBS has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. ViacomCBS is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Pool and ViacomCBS's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pool$3.20 billion4.20$261.58 million$5.8357.42
ViacomCBS$27.81 billion1.43$3.31 billion$5.0112.87

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

Volatility and Risk

Pool has a beta of 0.72, meaning that its stock price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ViacomCBS has a beta of 1.79, meaning that its stock price is 79% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pool beats ViacomCBS on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


Pool Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Roku logo
ROKU
Roku
1.2$395.48+3.3%$50.20 billion$1.13 billion-470.81Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Marriott International logo
MAR
Marriott International
1.2$148.07+1.4%$48.04 billion$20.97 billion279.38Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Las Vegas Sands logo
LVS
Las Vegas Sands
1.3$62.60+0.1%$47.82 billion$13.74 billion-63.23
TAL Education Group logo
TAL
TAL Education Group
1.1$77.54+0.2%$43.96 billion$3.27 billion1,551.11Stock Split
Lululemon Athletica logo
LULU
Lululemon Athletica
1.9$311.68+0.5%$40.62 billion$3.98 billion73.16News Coverage
ViacomCBS logo
VIAC
ViacomCBS
1.9$64.49+3.1%$39.81 billion$27.81 billion29.31Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
VIACA
ViacomCBS
0.4$64.26+2.8%$39.66 billion$27.81 billion29.21Earnings Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
2.5$133.97+0.9%$38.53 billion$5.54 billion29.84
Peloton Interactive logo
PTON
Peloton Interactive
2.0$120.47+4.4%$35.48 billion$1.83 billion1,721.00
Hilton Worldwide logo
HLT
Hilton Worldwide
1.8$123.68+0.6%$34.33 billion$9.45 billion-106.62Analyst Report
News Coverage
V.F. logo
VFC
V.F.
2.8$79.13+1.2%$31.00 billion$10.49 billion-608.69
New Oriental Education & Technology Group logo
EDU
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
1.5$177.62+0.5%$30.00 billion$3.58 billion74.95
Discovery logo
DISCB
Discovery
0.6$56.38+0.0%$27.68 billion$11.14 billion27.37Earnings Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDK
Liberty Broadband
1.4$149.51+3.5%$26.69 billion$14.86 million121.55Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
Discovery logo
DISCA
Discovery
1.6$53.03+3.2%$26.04 billion$11.14 billion25.74Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDA
Liberty Broadband
1.4$145.36+3.4%$25.95 billion$14.86 million118.18Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
Carnival Co. & logo
CCL
Carnival Co. &
1.3$26.75+4.8%$24.94 billion$20.83 billion-2.60Gap Up
Sirius XM logo
SIRI
Sirius XM
1.8$5.85+0.2%$24.22 billion$7.79 billion25.43
DraftKings logo
DKNG
DraftKings
1.5$61.53+6.0%$24.10 billionN/A0.00Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
Discovery logo
DISCK
Discovery
1.1$45.00+3.4%$22.10 billion$11.14 billion21.84Earnings Announcement
Insider Selling
Gap Up
Trip.com Group logo
TCOM
Trip.com Group
0.9$39.45+0.3%$21.82 billion$5.13 billion-73.06Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Take-Two Interactive Software logo
TTWO
Take-Two Interactive Software
1.5$184.46+0.1%$21.25 billion$3.09 billion44.66
Royal Caribbean Group logo
RCL
Royal Caribbean Group
1.3$93.27+1.8%$20.92 billion$10.95 billion-4.73Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
FOX logo
FOXA
FOX
2.0$33.31+0.8%$19.67 billion$12.30 billion12.62
Caesars Entertainment logo
CZR
Caesars Entertainment
1.4$93.44+8.9%$19.46 billion$2.53 billion-9.57Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Live Nation Entertainment logo
LYV
Live Nation Entertainment
1.3$88.86+1.8%$19.29 billion$11.55 billion-12.80Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
FOX logo
FOX
FOX
1.0$31.93+0.6%$18.86 billion$12.30 billion12.09
MGM Resorts International logo
MGM
MGM Resorts International
1.7$37.79+2.9%$18.67 billion$12.90 billion13.50Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Huazhu Group logo
HTHT
Huazhu Group
1.5$58.14+0.2%$18.63 billion$1.61 billion-51.45News Coverage
iQIYI logo
IQ
iQIYI
1.1$25.33+0.3%$18.58 billion$4.12 billion-16.13
Warner Music Group logo
WMG
Warner Music Group
0.7$35.47+0.2%$18.09 billionN/A0.00Decrease in Short Interest
Penn National Gaming logo
PENN
Penn National Gaming
1.7$115.78+5.3%$17.98 billion$5.30 billion-16.98Analyst Report
Rogers Communications logo
RCI
Rogers Communications
2.6$43.25+1.9%$17.51 billion$11.36 billion18.33Increase in Short Interest
DISH Network logo
DISH
DISH Network
1.8$31.51+0.1%$16.57 billion$12.81 billion12.81Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Liberty Global logo
LBTYA
Liberty Global
1.3$24.63+1.0%$14.36 billion$11.54 billion-7.51High Trading Volume
Wynn Resorts logo
WYNN
Wynn Resorts
1.4$131.73+2.3%$14.21 billion$6.61 billion-12.61
Liberty Global logo
LBTYK
Liberty Global
1.2$24.30+0.4%$14.17 billion$11.54 billion-7.41
News logo
NWSA
News
1.6$23.45+1.0%$13.85 billion$9.01 billion-13.71Unusual Options Activity
News logo
NWS
News
0.6$22.92+1.2%$13.54 billion$9.01 billion-13.40
Hasbro logo
HAS
Hasbro
2.2$93.71+2.0%$12.84 billion$4.72 billion32.77High Trading Volume
News Coverage
InterContinental Hotels Group logo
IHG
InterContinental Hotels Group
1.3$70.09+1.6%$12.80 billion$2.08 billion23.29Analyst Downgrade
Mohawk Industries logo
MHK
Mohawk Industries
2.0$174.99+1.4%$12.46 billion$9.97 billion23.62Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Vail Resorts logo
MTN
Vail Resorts
1.1$309.18+0.5%$12.45 billion$1.96 billion271.21
OZON
Ozon
0.8$59.35+2.6%$12.36 billionN/A0.00Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Zynga logo
ZNGA
Zynga
1.6$11.15+1.0%$12.03 billion$1.32 billion-371.67Insider Selling
Whirlpool logo
WHR
Whirlpool
2.6$190.08+1.0%$11.97 billion$20.42 billion14.57
Cable One logo
CABO
Cable One
1.6$1,914.85+2.2%$11.54 billion$1.17 billion44.57Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
Snap-on logo
SNA
Snap-on
2.3$203.11+0.5%$11.01 billion$3.73 billion18.98Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
The Toro logo
TTC
The Toro
1.8$100.77+0.3%$10.89 billion$3.38 billion33.15Upcoming Earnings
Melco Resorts & Entertainment logo
MLCO
Melco Resorts & Entertainment
1.2$21.66+3.3%$10.33 billion$5.74 billion-10.36Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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