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Tractor Supply (TSCO) Competitors

$285.68
+1.64 (+0.58%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)

TSCO vs. FAST, DG, EBAY, DLTR, CVNA, DECK, KR, YUM, QSR, and CPNG

Should you be buying Tractor Supply stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Tractor Supply include Fastenal (FAST), Dollar General (DG), eBay (EBAY), Dollar Tree (DLTR), Carvana (CVNA), Deckers Outdoor (DECK), Kroger (KR), Yum! Brands (YUM), Restaurant Brands International (QSR), and Coupang (CPNG). These companies are all part of the "retail/wholesale" sector.

Tractor Supply vs.

Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) and Tractor Supply (NASDAQ:TSCO) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, community ranking, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, media sentiment, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Fastenal presently has a consensus price target of $67.33, suggesting a potential upside of 1.54%. Tractor Supply has a consensus price target of $253.96, suggesting a potential downside of 11.10%. Given Tractor Supply's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Fastenal is more favorable than Tractor Supply.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Fastenal
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.20
Tractor Supply
2 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
14 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

In the previous week, Tractor Supply had 16 more articles in the media than Fastenal. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for Tractor Supply and 5 mentions for Fastenal. Tractor Supply's average media sentiment score of 1.48 beat Fastenal's score of 0.41 indicating that Fastenal is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Fastenal
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Tractor Supply
8 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
10 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fastenal$7.35B5.17$1.16B$2.0232.83
Tractor Supply$14.65B2.10$1.11B$10.2727.82

Fastenal has a net margin of 15.68% compared to Fastenal's net margin of 7.66%. Fastenal's return on equity of 52.99% beat Tractor Supply's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Fastenal15.68% 33.98% 25.49%
Tractor Supply 7.66%52.99%12.14%

81.4% of Fastenal shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.7% of Tractor Supply shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Fastenal shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Tractor Supply 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.

Fastenal pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Tractor Supply pays an annual dividend of $4.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Fastenal pays out 77.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Tractor Supply pays out 42.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Fastenal has increased its dividend for 25 consecutive years and Tractor Supply has increased its dividend for 15 consecutive years. Fastenal is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Fastenal has a beta of 1.07, meaning that its share price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tractor Supply has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Tractor Supply received 592 more outperform votes than Fastenal when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 69.85% of users gave Tractor Supply an outperform vote while only 54.50% of users gave Fastenal an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
FastenalOutperform Votes
418
54.50%
Underperform Votes
349
45.50%
Tractor SupplyOutperform Votes
1010
69.85%
Underperform Votes
436
30.15%

Summary

Fastenal beats Tractor Supply on 11 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricTractor SupplyBuilding materials, hardware, garden supply & mobile home dealers IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$30.80B$46.44B$22.02B$8.00B
Dividend Yield1.59%2.00%179.99%3.91%
P/E Ratio27.8241.2827.2118.66
Price / Sales2.102.805.8984.55
Price / Cash20.5519.0518.4329.27
Price / Book14.3413.955.184.46
Net Income$1.11B$612.93M$760.20M$213.38M
7 Day Performance3.52%1.05%0.58%0.46%
1 Month Performance12.75%30.23%8.76%5.46%
1 Year Performance28.23%23.60%8.40%8.74%

Tractor Supply Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
FAST
Fastenal
4.0234 of 5 stars
$66.31
-0.5%
$67.33
+1.5%
+20.6%$37.97B$7.35B32.8323,201Positive News
DG
Dollar General
4.5271 of 5 stars
$142.60
+3.5%
$153.08
+7.3%
-33.7%$31.32B$38.69B18.86185,800News Coverage
Gap Up
EBAY
eBay
4.4743 of 5 stars
$52.17
+1.8%
$51.45
-1.4%
+20.0%$26.40B$10.11B10.3912,300
DLTR
Dollar Tree
4.7862 of 5 stars
$114.70
+1.1%
$150.05
+30.8%
-28.3%$25.03B$30.60B-24.83211,826Upcoming Earnings
CVNA
Carvana
3.0347 of 5 stars
$115.10
-2.0%
$77.60
-32.6%
+971.7%$23.32B$10.77B50.4813,700Insider Selling
DECK
Deckers Outdoor
3.8602 of 5 stars
$900.14
-0.3%
$905.56
+0.6%
+97.9%$23.11B$3.63B32.384,200Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
KR
Kroger
4.509 of 5 stars
$53.66
-0.4%
$55.17
+2.8%
+8.1%$38.73B$150.04B18.13414,000
YUM
Yum! Brands
4.3059 of 5 stars
$139.31
-0.3%
$143.53
+3.0%
+0.7%$39.23B$7.08B24.7035,000Dividend Announcement
Insider Selling
Buyback Announcement
QSR
Restaurant Brands International
4.4388 of 5 stars
$69.01
-1.4%
$83.56
+21.1%
-5.8%$21.83B$7.02B17.799,000
CPNG
Coupang
4.5625 of 5 stars
$22.96
0.0%
$26.67
+16.2%
+40.9%$41.04B$25.70B32.7978,000Insider Selling

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This page (NASDAQ:TSCO) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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