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American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
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Zebra Technologies (ZBRA) Competitors

$268.07
-4.96 (-1.82%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

ZBRA vs. ZWS, SWK, GGG, NDSN, LECO, PNR, CNHI, PKG, AOS, and AVY

Should you be buying Zebra Technologies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Zebra Technologies include Zurn Elkay Water Solutions (ZWS), Stanley Black & Decker (SWK), Graco (GGG), Nordson (NDSN), Lincoln Electric (LECO), Pentair (PNR), CNH Industrial (CNHI), Packaging Co. of America (PKG), A. O. Smith (AOS), and Avery Dennison (AVY). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

Zebra Technologies vs.

Zurn Elkay Water Solutions (NYSE:ZWS) and Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, media sentiment, valuation, community ranking, risk and earnings.

Zurn Elkay Water Solutions presently has a consensus target price of $32.75, indicating a potential upside of 3.34%. Zebra Technologies has a consensus target price of $278.64, indicating a potential upside of 3.94%. Given Zurn Elkay Water Solutions' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Zebra Technologies is more favorable than Zurn Elkay Water Solutions.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38
Zebra Technologies
2 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.42

Zurn Elkay Water Solutions has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Zebra Technologies has a beta of 1.79, suggesting that its share price is 79% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Zurn Elkay Water Solutions has a net margin of 7.36% compared to Zurn Elkay Water Solutions' net margin of 6.46%. Zurn Elkay Water Solutions' return on equity of 15.30% beat Zebra Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions7.36% 10.75% 6.21%
Zebra Technologies 6.46%15.30%6.17%

83.3% of Zurn Elkay Water Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.0% of Zebra Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 3.8% of Zurn Elkay Water Solutions shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Zebra Technologies shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Zebra Technologies received 464 more outperform votes than Zurn Elkay Water Solutions when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.07% of users gave Zebra Technologies an outperform vote while only 40.38% of users gave Zurn Elkay Water Solutions an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Zurn Elkay Water SolutionsOutperform Votes
21
40.38%
Underperform Votes
31
59.62%
Zebra TechnologiesOutperform Votes
485
64.07%
Underperform Votes
272
35.93%

Zebra Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Zurn Elkay Water Solutions. Zebra Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Zurn Elkay Water Solutions, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions$1.53B3.58$112.70M$0.6548.75
Zebra Technologies$4.58B3.00$296M$5.7146.95

In the previous week, Zurn Elkay Water Solutions had 12 more articles in the media than Zebra Technologies. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for Zurn Elkay Water Solutions and 4 mentions for Zebra Technologies. Zurn Elkay Water Solutions' average media sentiment score of 1.04 beat Zebra Technologies' score of 0.71 indicating that Zebra Technologies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions
6 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Zebra Technologies
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Zebra Technologies beats Zurn Elkay Water Solutions on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricZebra TechnologiesGeneral industrial machinery & equipment IndustryIndustrial SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$14.03B$13.99B$9.44B$7.42B
Dividend YieldN/A1.09%2.04%4.01%
P/E Ratio46.9535.2419.0516.30
Price / Sales3.002.288.7586.85
Price / Cash22.2016.5027.3234.86
Price / Book4.544.783.684.16
Net Income$296M$457.94M$464.16M$214.20M
7 Day Performance-7.46%-3.93%-1.77%-3.51%
1 Month Performance-6.21%-2.57%-3.57%-5.50%
1 Year Performance-7.73%33.74%8.67%3.53%

Zebra Technologies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ZWS
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions
2.5492 of 5 stars
$31.73
+0.2%
$32.75
+3.2%
+50.4%$5.49B$1.53B48.812,400Upcoming Earnings
Insider Selling
News Coverage
SWK
Stanley Black & Decker
3.4333 of 5 stars
$90.18
-0.7%
$99.44
+10.3%
+11.2%$13.87B$15.78B-43.3650,500Analyst Report
News Coverage
GGG
Graco
3.6347 of 5 stars
$89.03
-0.3%
$84.80
-4.8%
+25.5%$15.00B$2.20B30.284,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
NDSN
Nordson
3.7158 of 5 stars
$262.66
-0.2%
$278.00
+5.8%
+19.5%$15.02B$2.63B30.727,900Positive News
LECO
Lincoln Electric
3.8117 of 5 stars
$239.51
+0.3%
$210.25
-12.2%
+48.7%$13.61B$4.19B25.5612,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
PNR
Pentair
4.7836 of 5 stars
$80.03
-0.4%
$87.33
+9.1%
+48.7%$13.29B$4.10B21.3410,500Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
CNHI
CNH Industrial
2.4152 of 5 stars
$12.55
-1.2%
$15.20
+21.2%
-15.9%$15.76B$24.69B7.1740,220Analyst Report
PKG
Packaging Co. of America
3.7272 of 5 stars
$179.53
-0.5%
$171.29
-4.6%
+26.4%$16.11B$7.80B21.1714,900Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
AOS
A. O. Smith
3.6048 of 5 stars
$85.38
+0.3%
$86.67
+1.5%
+26.8%$12.57B$3.85B23.0812,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
AVY
Avery Dennison
3.7088 of 5 stars
$211.11
-0.1%
$221.00
+4.7%
+17.5%$17.00B$8.36B34.0035,000Upcoming Earnings
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This page (NASDAQ:ZBRA) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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