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Sinclair (SBGI) Competitors

$12.55
-0.89 (-6.62%)
(As of 04:00 PM ET)

SBGI vs. GTN.A, GTN, SSP, EVC, TV, TGNA, TILE, AMRK, IMAX, and GDEN

Should you be buying Sinclair stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Sinclair include Gray Television (GTN.A), Gray Television (GTN), E.W. Scripps (SSP), Entravision Communications (EVC), Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. (TV), TEGNA (TGNA), Interface (TILE), A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK), IMAX (IMAX), and Golden Entertainment (GDEN). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Sinclair vs.

Sinclair (NASDAQ:SBGI) and Gray Television (NYSE:GTN.A) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, community ranking, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, media sentiment and earnings.

Sinclair received 294 more outperform votes than Gray Television when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 66.82% of users gave Gray Television an outperform vote while only 63.47% of users gave Sinclair an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SinclairOutperform Votes
443
63.47%
Underperform Votes
255
36.53%
Gray TelevisionOutperform Votes
149
66.82%
Underperform Votes
74
33.18%

Sinclair presently has a consensus price target of $18.14, suggesting a potential upside of 36.91%. Given Sinclair's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Sinclair is more favorable than Gray Television.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Sinclair
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.20
Gray Television
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Gray Television has a net margin of 1.30% compared to Sinclair's net margin of -14.34%. Gray Television's return on equity of 2.13% beat Sinclair's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Sinclair-14.34% -2.65% -0.19%
Gray Television 1.30%2.13%0.40%

41.7% of Sinclair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.3% of Gray Television shares are owned by institutional investors. 46.6% of Sinclair shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.3% of Gray Television shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Sinclair pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.7%. Gray Television pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Sinclair pays out -14.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Gray Television pays out -266.7% 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.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sinclair$3.13B0.27-$291M-$7.12-1.81
Gray Television$3.28B0.24-$76M-$0.12-67.00

Sinclair has a beta of 1.38, meaning that its share price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Gray Television has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Sinclair had 1 more articles in the media than Gray Television. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Sinclair and 3 mentions for Gray Television. Sinclair's average media sentiment score of 0.70 beat Gray Television's score of 0.53 indicating that Sinclair is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Sinclair
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Gray Television
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Sinclair beats Gray Television on 11 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricSinclairTelevision broadcasting stations IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$855.05M$5.29B$6.83B$8.07B
Dividend Yield7.39%3.53%2.78%3.92%
P/E Ratio-1.815.8716.0015.07
Price / Sales0.270.785.8775.36
Price / CashN/A4.6333.5531.80
Price / Book3.180.954.294.63
Net Income-$291M$42.59M$190.46M$214.00M
7 Day Performance-11.69%-4.43%-1.57%-0.71%
1 Month Performance4.03%-1.82%2.73%3.26%
1 Year Performance-21.79%-16.92%5.23%7.40%

Sinclair Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GTN.A
Gray Television
0 of 5 stars
$8.50
+1.0%
N/A-3.8%$842.69M$3.28B-70.837,371Gap Down
GTN
Gray Television
4.5824 of 5 stars
$5.97
-3.9%
$11.40
+91.1%
-24.5%$591.37M$3.28B-49.719,923
SSP
E.W. Scripps
4.2404 of 5 stars
$2.96
-3.0%
$9.50
+220.9%
-65.6%$252.75M$2.33B-0.255,200
EVC
Entravision Communications
1.7326 of 5 stars
$2.09
-1.9%
N/A-54.8%$187.10M$1.11B-2.791,657Analyst Downgrade
TV
Grupo Televisa, S.A.B.
3.8421 of 5 stars
$3.27
-3.8%
$5.28
+61.5%
-33.2%$1.81B$4.16B-3.7632,932Dividend Increase
TGNA
TEGNA
3.0428 of 5 stars
$14.53
-0.6%
$17.00
+17.0%
-8.3%$2.46B$2.91B5.086,200Insider Selling
Positive News
TILE
Interface
4.4404 of 5 stars
$15.51
+1.2%
$18.00
+16.1%
+115.5%$903.30M$1.26B15.363,619Dividend Announcement
AMRK
A-Mark Precious Metals
4.2916 of 5 stars
$38.66
-1.6%
$38.50
-0.4%
+5.1%$883.38M$9.32B11.86413Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Positive News
IMAX
IMAX
2.3103 of 5 stars
$16.59
-2.2%
$20.57
+24.0%
-12.4%$872.70M$374.84M34.55669
GDEN
Golden Entertainment
4.6123 of 5 stars
$29.82
-0.3%
$42.75
+43.4%
-31.9%$863.29M$1.05B3.226,400

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This page (NASDAQ:SBGI) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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