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NYSE:AVYAvery Dennison Competitors & Alternatives

$111.04
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(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$110.01
Now: $111.04
$111.84
50-Day Range
$105.91
MA: $114.19
$124.61
52-Week Range
$76.96
Now: $111.04
$141.09
Volume970,800 shs
Average Volume593,154 shs
Market Capitalization$9.25 billion
P/E Ratio16.05
Dividend Yield2.09%
Beta1.18

Competitors

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) Vs. MSA, MLHR, SCS, HNI, ACCO, and KNL

Should you be buying AVY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "office services & supplies" are considered alternatives and competitors to Avery Dennison, including MSA Safety (MSA), Herman Miller (MLHR), Steelcase (SCS), HNI (HNI), ACCO Brands (ACCO), and Knoll (KNL).

MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA) and Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares MSA Safety and Avery Dennison's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MSA Safety11.07%26.77%11.03%
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for MSA Safety and Avery Dennison, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MSA Safety01302.75
Avery Dennison16602.38

MSA Safety presently has a consensus target price of $133.6667, indicating a potential upside of 19.85%. Avery Dennison has a consensus target price of $125.1818, indicating a potential upside of 12.74%. Given MSA Safety's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe MSA Safety is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares MSA Safety and Avery Dennison's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MSA Safety$1.40 billion3.09$136.44 million$4.8023.24
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

77.9% of MSA Safety shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are held by institutional investors. 7.0% of MSA Safety shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

MSA Safety pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. MSA Safety pays out 35.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% 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. MSA Safety has increased its dividend for 48 consecutive years and Avery Dennison has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Avery Dennison is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Risk and Volatility

MSA Safety has a beta of 1.1, indicating that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, indicating that its share price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats MSA Safety on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Herman Miller (NASDAQ:MLHR) and Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Dividends

Herman Miller pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.9%. Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Herman Miller has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Avery Dennison has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Herman Miller and Avery Dennison's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Herman Miller-0.37%19.90%7.94%
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Herman Miller and Avery Dennison's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Herman Miller$2.49 billion0.51$-9,100,000.00N/AN/A
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82

Avery Dennison has higher revenue and earnings than Herman Miller.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Herman Miller and Avery Dennison, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Herman Miller01202.67
Avery Dennison16602.38

Herman Miller presently has a consensus target price of $33.00, indicating a potential upside of 54.35%. Avery Dennison has a consensus target price of $125.1818, indicating a potential upside of 12.74%. Given Herman Miller's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Herman Miller is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Risk and Volatility

Herman Miller has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, indicating that its share price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

82.7% of Herman Miller shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of Herman Miller shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats Herman Miller on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) and Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) are both business services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Steelcase and Avery Dennison's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Steelcase$3.72 billion0.32$199.70 millionN/AN/A
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82

Avery Dennison has higher revenue and earnings than Steelcase.

Dividends

Steelcase pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Steelcase has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Avery Dennison has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Steelcase and Avery Dennison's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Steelcase4.25%15.48%5.67%
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

68.8% of Steelcase shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.0% of Steelcase 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 endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Steelcase and Avery Dennison, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Steelcase03102.25
Avery Dennison16602.38

Steelcase currently has a consensus target price of $17.50, indicating a potential upside of 66.67%. Avery Dennison has a consensus target price of $125.1818, indicating a potential upside of 12.74%. Given Steelcase's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Steelcase is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Volatility and Risk

Steelcase has a beta of 1.65, suggesting that its stock price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, suggesting that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats Steelcase on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) and HNI (NYSE:HNI) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation and earnings.

Dividends

Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. HNI pays an annual dividend of $1.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.4%. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Avery Dennison has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and HNI has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Avery Dennison and HNI, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Avery Dennison16602.38
HNI00103.00

Avery Dennison presently has a consensus price target of $125.1818, indicating a potential upside of 12.74%. HNI has a consensus price target of $38.00, indicating a potential upside of 36.84%. Given HNI's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe HNI is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Profitability

This table compares Avery Dennison and HNI's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%
HNI3.83%21.69%8.42%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Avery Dennison and HNI's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82
HNI$2.25 billion0.53$110.50 millionN/AN/A

Avery Dennison has higher revenue and earnings than HNI.

Risk & Volatility

Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, indicating that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HNI has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.9% of HNI shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of HNI shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats HNI on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) and ACCO Brands (NYSE:ACCO) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Avery Dennison and ACCO Brands' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82
ACCO Brands$1.96 billion0.31$106.80 million$1.205.32

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

Profitability

This table compares Avery Dennison and ACCO Brands' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%
ACCO Brands5.93%15.79%4.31%

Dividends

Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. ACCO Brands pays an annual dividend of $0.26 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. ACCO Brands pays out 21.7% 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. Avery Dennison has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and ACCO Brands has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. ACCO Brands is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Avery Dennison and ACCO Brands, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Avery Dennison16602.38
ACCO Brands00203.00

Avery Dennison presently has a consensus target price of $125.1818, suggesting a potential upside of 12.74%. ACCO Brands has a consensus target price of $11.50, suggesting a potential upside of 80.25%. Given ACCO Brands' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ACCO Brands is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Volatility & Risk

Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, suggesting that its share price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ACCO Brands has a beta of 2.16, suggesting that its share price is 116% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.9% of ACCO Brands shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.8% of ACCO Brands shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats ACCO Brands on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) and Knoll (NYSE:KNL) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Avery Dennison and Knoll's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Avery Dennison$7.07 billion1.31$303.60 million$6.6016.82
Knoll$1.43 billion0.39$67.50 millionN/AN/A

Avery Dennison has higher revenue and earnings than Knoll.

Profitability

This table compares Avery Dennison and Knoll's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Avery Dennison8.29%51.00%10.20%
Knoll4.21%23.47%6.97%

Dividends

Avery Dennison pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Knoll pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Avery Dennison pays out 35.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Avery Dennison has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Knoll has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Avery Dennison is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Avery Dennison and Knoll, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Avery Dennison16602.38
Knoll02102.33

Avery Dennison currently has a consensus target price of $125.1818, suggesting a potential upside of 12.74%. Knoll has a consensus target price of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 82.82%. Given Knoll's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Knoll is more favorable than Avery Dennison.

Risk & Volatility

Avery Dennison has a beta of 1.18, suggesting that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Knoll has a beta of 1.85, suggesting that its stock price is 85% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.6% of Avery Dennison shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.0% of Knoll shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of Avery Dennison shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Knoll shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Avery Dennison beats Knoll on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
MSA Safety logo
MSA
MSA Safety
2.1$111.53+1.6%$4.33 billion$1.40 billion27.95
Herman Miller logo
MLHR
Herman Miller
2.2$21.38+2.0%$1.26 billion$2.49 billion-118.78Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Steelcase logo
SCS
Steelcase
1.9$10.50+0.8%$1.20 billion$3.72 billion8.90Unusual Options Activity
HNI logo
HNI
HNI
2.1$27.77+3.7%$1.18 billion$2.25 billion14.10
ACCO Brands logo
ACCO
ACCO Brands
2.8$6.38+3.4%$602.67 million$1.96 billion5.55
Knoll logo
KNL
Knoll
1.6$10.94+3.3%$554.08 million$1.43 billion8.97
Pitney Bowes logo
PBI
Pitney Bowes
2.3$2.53+5.1%$436.75 million$3.21 billion-31.62
Interface logo
TILE
Interface
2.1$7.05+1.1%$412.26 million$1.34 billion-13.56Analyst Downgrade
Kimball International logo
KBAL
Kimball International
1.1$10.79+4.1%$397.44 million$768.07 million9.30Analyst Downgrade
NL Industries logo
NL
NL Industries
1.1$3.08+2.3%$150.17 million$124.20 million11.85
ARC Document Solutions logo
ARC
ARC Document Solutions
1.5$0.85+1.2%$36.86 million$382.42 million12.14
This page was last updated on 7/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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