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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
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North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
Stock market today: Asian shares shrug off Wall St blues as China leaves lending rate unchanged

UFP Industries (UFPI) Competitors

$111.79
+1.14 (+1.03%)
(As of 04/19/2024 08:51 PM ET)

UFPI vs. CHX, SUM, FLR, AZEK, AAON, MTZ, ALTR, IBP, AYI, and SSD

Should you be buying UFP Industries stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of UFP Industries include ChampionX (CHX), Summit Materials (SUM), Fluor (FLR), AZEK (AZEK), AAON (AAON), MasTec (MTZ), Altair Engineering (ALTR), Installed Building Products (IBP), Acuity Brands (AYI), and Simpson Manufacturing (SSD). These companies are all part of the "construction" sector.

UFP Industries vs.

ChampionX (NASDAQ:CHX) and UFP Industries (NASDAQ:UFPI) are both mid-cap construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, community ranking, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

In the previous week, UFP Industries had 6 more articles in the media than ChampionX. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for UFP Industries and 5 mentions for ChampionX. UFP Industries' average media sentiment score of 0.95 beat ChampionX's score of 0.71 indicating that ChampionX is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
ChampionX
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
UFP Industries
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

ChampionX currently has a consensus price target of $40.33, suggesting a potential upside of 13.52%. UFP Industries has a consensus price target of $114.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.98%. Given UFP Industries' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe ChampionX is more favorable than UFP Industries.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ChampionX
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67
UFP Industries
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

ChampionX pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. UFP Industries pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. ChampionX pays out 24.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. UFP Industries pays out 16.4% 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. ChampionX has raised its dividend for 2 consecutive years and UFP Industries has raised its dividend for 4 consecutive years. UFP Industries is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ChampionX$3.76B1.81$314.24M$1.5722.63
UFP Industries$7.22B0.95$514.31M$8.0613.87

ChampionX has a net margin of 8.36% compared to ChampionX's net margin of 7.12%. UFP Industries' return on equity of 20.14% beat ChampionX's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ChampionX8.36% 20.14% 10.29%
UFP Industries 7.12%17.86%13.22%

ChampionX has a beta of 2.44, meaning that its stock price is 144% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, UFP Industries has a beta of 1.49, meaning that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

UFP Industries received 270 more outperform votes than ChampionX when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 61.84% of users gave UFP Industries an outperform vote while only 53.19% of users gave ChampionX an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ChampionXOutperform Votes
25
53.19%
Underperform Votes
22
46.81%
UFP IndustriesOutperform Votes
295
61.84%
Underperform Votes
182
38.16%

99.0% of ChampionX shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of UFP Industries shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of ChampionX shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of UFP Industries shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

UFP Industries beats ChampionX 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 UFPI 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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UFPI vs. The Competition

MetricUFP IndustriesSawmills & planing mills, general IndustryConstruction SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$6.88B$6.51B$8.25B$7.32B
Dividend Yield1.18%0.98%2.03%3.97%
P/E Ratio13.8713.8717.1016.91
Price / Sales0.950.954.0581.89
Price / Cash10.6710.1514.6934.38
Price / Book2.281.564.974.15
Net Income$514.31M$173.66M$502.58M$214.00M
7 Day Performance-3.35%-2.79%-2.89%-3.51%
1 Month Performance-8.16%-9.26%-6.20%-6.05%
1 Year Performance38.87%20.54%28.78%3.98%

UFP Industries Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CHX
ChampionX
4.0031 of 5 stars
$36.64
-0.8%
$40.33
+10.1%
+33.0%$7.00B$3.76B23.347,100Upcoming Earnings
SUM
Summit Materials
3.7589 of 5 stars
$39.50
-1.7%
$46.09
+16.7%
+40.3%$6.88B$2.62B16.605,300News Coverage
FLR
Fluor
2.6871 of 5 stars
$40.37
0.0%
$42.83
+6.1%
+32.8%$6.87B$15.47B72.0930,187
AZEK
AZEK
2.5907 of 5 stars
$46.19
-0.2%
$42.84
-7.2%
+67.5%$6.82B$1.37B58.472,236Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
AAON
AAON
1.5118 of 5 stars
$88.02
+1.0%
$51.11
-41.9%
+93.2%$7.23B$1.17B41.263,856
MTZ
MasTec
3.6331 of 5 stars
$84.67
flat
$96.46
+13.9%
-2.0%$6.73B$12.00B-128.2934,000Positive News
ALTR
Altair Engineering
3.3493 of 5 stars
$81.14
+0.1%
$88.71
+9.3%
+16.3%$6.69B$612.70M-624.153,200News Coverage
IBP
Installed Building Products
4.48 of 5 stars
$226.05
-4.7%
$208.40
-7.8%
+81.1%$6.43B$2.78B26.2510,600Positive News
High Trading Volume
AYI
Acuity Brands
3.8309 of 5 stars
$251.68
-0.3%
$289.25
+14.9%
+57.0%$7.75B$3.95B21.0412,200Analyst Revision
Positive News
SSD
Simpson Manufacturing
1.8591 of 5 stars
$184.58
-0.5%
$190.00
+2.9%
+62.8%$7.84B$2.21B22.355,497

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