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QQQ   425.84
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Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) Competitors

$8.23
+0.09 (+1.11%)
(As of 04/17/2024 ET)

WBD vs. RCI, ROKU, LBTYK, LBTYA, CHTR, ONON, K, LYV, EDR, and RBLX

Should you be buying Warner Bros. Discovery stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Warner Bros. Discovery include Rogers Communications (RCI), Roku (ROKU), Liberty Global (LBTYK), Liberty Global (LBTYA), Charter Communications (CHTR), ON (ONON), Kellanova (K), Live Nation Entertainment (LYV), Endeavor Group (EDR), and Roblox (RBLX). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Warner Bros. Discovery vs.

Warner Bros. Discovery (NASDAQ:WBD) and Rogers Communications (NYSE:RCI) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, community ranking, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and media sentiment.

Rogers Communications received 373 more outperform votes than Warner Bros. Discovery when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 56.82% of users gave Rogers Communications an outperform vote while only 42.68% of users gave Warner Bros. Discovery an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Warner Bros. DiscoveryOutperform Votes
35
42.68%
Underperform Votes
47
57.32%
Rogers CommunicationsOutperform Votes
408
56.82%
Underperform Votes
310
43.18%

Rogers Communications has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Warner Bros. Discovery. Warner Bros. Discovery is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Rogers Communications, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Warner Bros. Discovery$41.32B0.49-$3.13B-$1.28-6.48
Rogers Communications$14.18B1.41$628.94M$1.2031.52

Warner Bros. Discovery currently has a consensus target price of $14.24, suggesting a potential upside of 73.18%. Rogers Communications has a consensus target price of $46.00, suggesting a potential upside of 22.02%. Given Warner Bros. Discovery's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Warner Bros. Discovery is more favorable than Rogers Communications.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Warner Bros. Discovery
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.56
Rogers Communications
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

In the previous week, Rogers Communications had 4 more articles in the media than Warner Bros. Discovery. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for Rogers Communications and 17 mentions for Warner Bros. Discovery. Warner Bros. Discovery's average media sentiment score of 0.47 beat Rogers Communications' score of 0.44 indicating that Warner Bros. Discovery is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Warner Bros. Discovery
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Rogers Communications
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

60.0% of Warner Bros. Discovery shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.5% of Rogers Communications shares are held by institutional investors. 1.6% of Warner Bros. Discovery shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 29.0% of Rogers Communications shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Rogers Communications has a net margin of 4.38% compared to Warner Bros. Discovery's net margin of -7.57%. Rogers Communications' return on equity of 22.17% beat Warner Bros. Discovery's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Warner Bros. Discovery-7.57% -3.48% -1.28%
Rogers Communications 4.38%22.17%3.60%

Warner Bros. Discovery has a beta of 1.51, suggesting that its share price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Rogers Communications has a beta of 0.59, suggesting that its share price is 41% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Rogers Communications beats Warner Bros. Discovery on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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WBD vs. The Competition

MetricWarner Bros. DiscoveryCable & other pay television services IndustryDiscretionary SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$20.23B$12.21B$6.76B$7.44B
Dividend YieldN/A4.07%2.80%3.97%
P/E Ratio-6.486.7914.7815.21
Price / Sales0.491.275.6488.36
Price / Cash0.983.5823.8235.32
Price / Book0.441.455.074.24
Net Income-$3.13B$457.93M$193.86M$211.53M
7 Day Performance-0.36%-4.24%-3.51%-3.92%
1 Month Performance-2.93%-2.35%-2.07%-2.95%
1 Year Performance-42.95%-25.72%2.23%5.07%

Warner Bros. Discovery Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RCI
Rogers Communications
4.1792 of 5 stars
$37.70
-0.6%
$46.00
+22.0%
-23.5%$19.92B$14.18B31.4126,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
ROKU
Roku
3.0588 of 5 stars
$57.82
-1.9%
$86.67
+49.9%
-6.3%$8.30B$3.48B-11.523,150Upcoming Earnings
LBTYK
Liberty Global
0.6359 of 5 stars
$16.91
-2.6%
$27.00
+59.7%
-15.4%$6.38B$7.49B-1.809,860Positive News
LBTYA
Liberty Global
3.1446 of 5 stars
$16.33
-2.7%
$26.36
+61.4%
-14.1%$6.17B$7.49B-1.749,860Insider Selling
News Coverage
Positive News
CHTR
Charter Communications
4.7486 of 5 stars
$257.57
+0.3%
$380.80
+47.8%
-24.6%$37.41B$54.61B8.58101,100Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
ONON
ON
2.2504 of 5 stars
$32.56
+1.1%
$37.13
+14.1%
+6.0%$20.50B$2.00B120.572,353Analyst Report
K
Kellanova
4.4798 of 5 stars
$55.52
+0.2%
$62.27
+12.2%
-17.1%$18.97B$13.12B20.1923,000Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
LYV
Live Nation Entertainment
4.7615 of 5 stars
$92.26
-7.5%
$115.70
+25.4%
+33.8%$21.29B$22.75B69.3731,700Analyst Report
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
EDR
Endeavor Group
3.7559 of 5 stars
$26.36
-0.1%
$29.64
+12.5%
+7.8%$18.25B$5.96B25.3410,000Analyst Downgrade
RBLX
Roblox
3.5953 of 5 stars
$36.64
-0.1%
$46.25
+26.2%
-19.8%$21.66B$2.80B-19.592,457

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