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Avery Dennison (AVY) Competitors

$214.69
-1.73 (-0.80%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

AVY vs. IEX, CNHI, RS, PKG, NDSN, GGG, TS, LECO, BALL, and ZBRA

Should you be buying Avery Dennison stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Avery Dennison include IDEX (IEX), CNH Industrial (CNHI), Reliance Steel & Aluminum (RS), Packaging Co. of America (PKG), Nordson (NDSN), Graco (GGG), Tenaris (TS), Lincoln Electric (LECO), Ball (BALL), and Zebra Technologies (ZBRA). These companies are all part of the "industrial products" sector.

Avery Dennison vs.

IDEX (NYSE:IEX) and Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) are both large-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, community ranking, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, media sentiment, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations.

IDEX has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avery Dennison has a beta of 0.9, meaning that its stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

IDEX has a net margin of 18.21% compared to IDEX's net margin of 6.01%. IDEX's return on equity of 30.97% beat Avery Dennison's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
IDEX18.21% 18.56% 10.89%
Avery Dennison 6.01%30.97%7.78%

IDEX currently has a consensus target price of $235.56, indicating a potential downside of 0.63%. Avery Dennison has a consensus target price of $218.78, indicating a potential upside of 1.90%. Given IDEX's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Avery Dennison is more favorable than IDEX.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
IDEX
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.83
Avery Dennison
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
IDEX$3.27B5.48$596.10M$7.8430.24
Avery Dennison$8.36B2.07$503M$6.2134.57

94.9% of IDEX shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.1% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of IDEX shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, Avery Dennison had 5 more articles in the media than IDEX. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for Avery Dennison and 11 mentions for IDEX. Avery Dennison's average media sentiment score of 0.99 beat IDEX's score of 0.39 indicating that IDEX is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
IDEX
6 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Avery Dennison
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

IDEX pays an annual dividend of $2.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $3.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. IDEX pays out 32.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Avery Dennison pays out 52.2% 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. IDEX has raised its dividend for 14 consecutive years and Avery Dennison has raised its dividend for 13 consecutive years.

IDEX received 48 more outperform votes than Avery Dennison when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.30% of users gave IDEX an outperform vote while only 57.04% of users gave Avery Dennison an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
IDEXOutperform Votes
453
58.30%
Underperform Votes
324
41.70%
Avery DennisonOutperform Votes
405
57.04%
Underperform Votes
305
42.96%

Summary

IDEX beats Avery Dennison on 13 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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AVY vs. The Competition

MetricAvery DennisonConverted paper & paperboard products, except containers & box IndustryIndustrial SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$17.28B$9.35B$8.99B$17.63B
Dividend Yield1.50%2.87%2.03%3.57%
P/E Ratio34.5712.9420.5423.90
Price / Sales2.071.087.267.22
Price / Cash18.559.8817.3117.54
Price / Book8.127.683.766.10
Net Income$503M$409.78M$458.72M$870.05M
7 Day Performance2.81%3.92%-0.03%-0.34%
1 Month Performance8.19%8.06%5.02%2.47%
1 Year Performance18.19%-7.08%4.04%89.24%

Avery Dennison Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
IEX
IDEX
4.7025 of 5 stars
$230.44
+1.3%
$235.56
+2.2%
+5.4%$17.43B$3.27B29.398,868
CNHI
CNH Industrial
3.2212 of 5 stars
$11.94
-1.7%
$15.15
+26.9%
-25.9%$15.89B$24.69B6.8240,070Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
RS
Reliance Steel & Aluminum
3.5806 of 5 stars
$317.65
-2.7%
$329.00
+3.6%
+32.2%$18.26B$14.81B14.0514,500Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
PKG
Packaging Co. of America
3.4374 of 5 stars
$169.59
+1.0%
$154.67
-8.8%
+27.3%$15.20B$7.80B20.0015,100Analyst Revision
NDSN
Nordson
4.1588 of 5 stars
$264.11
+0.0%
$258.83
-2.0%
+24.2%$15.09B$2.63B31.227,900Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
GGG
Graco
4.3346 of 5 stars
$88.03
-0.1%
$84.80
-3.7%
+29.7%$14.86B$2.20B29.944,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
TS
Tenaris
2.7733 of 5 stars
$32.16
-0.7%
$41.27
+28.3%
+6.0%$18.98B$11.76B5.2825,292Dividend Increase
News Coverage
LECO
Lincoln Electric
3.6328 of 5 stars
$246.99
-1.2%
$208.56
-15.6%
+50.7%$14.29B$4.19B26.3612,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
BALL
Ball
3.1678 of 5 stars
$61.90
-0.3%
$60.27
-2.6%
+10.6%$19.52B$14.03B27.6321,000Analyst Report
ZBRA
Zebra Technologies
3.4159 of 5 stars
$271.93
-1.3%
$267.00
-1.8%
-5.8%$14.15B$4.58B47.629,750Gap Down

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This page (NYSE:AVY) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff