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Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
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South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway

Axos Financial (AX) Competitors

$50.73
-1.39 (-2.67%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

AX vs. TFSL, BKU, CLBK, PFS, BRKL, CFFN, DBRG, FHI, TCN, and NSA

Should you be buying Axos Financial stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Axos Financial include TFS Financial (TFSL), BankUnited (BKU), Columbia Financial (CLBK), Provident Financial Services (PFS), Brookline Bancorp (BRKL), Capitol Federal Financial (CFFN), DigitalBridge Group (DBRG), Federated Hermes (FHI), Tricon Residential (TCN), and National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

Axos Financial vs.

TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) and Axos Financial (NYSE:AX) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, community ranking, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, media sentiment, institutional ownership and profitability.

In the previous week, Axos Financial had 8 more articles in the media than TFS Financial. MarketBeat recorded 12 mentions for Axos Financial and 4 mentions for TFS Financial. Axos Financial's average media sentiment score of 0.73 beat TFS Financial's score of 0.35 indicating that TFS Financial is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
TFS Financial
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Axos Financial
4 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

TFS Financial currently has a consensus price target of $14.00, indicating a potential upside of 9.03%. Axos Financial has a consensus price target of $61.25, indicating a potential upside of 20.74%. Given TFS Financial's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Axos Financial is more favorable than TFS Financial.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TFS Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Axos Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

TFS Financial has a beta of 0.64, indicating that its stock price is 36% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axos Financial has a beta of 1.43, indicating that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Axos Financial has a net margin of 24.55% compared to Axos Financial's net margin of 10.97%. TFS Financial's return on equity of 17.83% beat Axos Financial's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TFS Financial10.97% 3.93% 0.44%
Axos Financial 24.55%17.83%1.69%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TFS Financial$633.35M5.69$75.25M$0.2649.39
Axos Financial$1.05B2.75$307.17M$6.787.48

9.5% of TFS Financial shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.2% of Axos Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of TFS Financial shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.8% of Axos Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

TFS Financial received 210 more outperform votes than Axos Financial when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 67.95% of users gave TFS Financial an outperform vote while only 53.29% of users gave Axos Financial an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
TFS FinancialOutperform Votes
299
67.95%
Underperform Votes
141
32.05%
Axos FinancialOutperform Votes
89
53.29%
Underperform Votes
78
46.71%

Summary

Axos Financial beats TFS Financial on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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AX vs. The Competition

MetricAxos FinancialFederal savings institutions IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.89B$2.32B$8.55B$17.54B
Dividend YieldN/A3.69%10.21%3.58%
P/E Ratio7.4812.6058.1925.18
Price / Sales2.752.30137.886.88
Price / Cash8.8913.1029.3415.92
Price / Book1.390.902.635.86
Net Income$307.17M$397.92M$801.66M$863.03M
7 Day Performance-2.55%-1.07%0.22%1.63%
1 Month Performance-4.82%-3.30%0.62%3.14%
1 Year Performance6.94%-12.47%10.20%94.49%

Axos Financial Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TFSL
TFS Financial
3.6006 of 5 stars
$13.22
-1.2%
N/A-10.2%$3.71B$633.35M50.85995
BKU
BankUnited
3.8513 of 5 stars
$27.15
-0.4%
$30.50
+12.3%
-24.8%$2.02B$1.94B11.411,636Short Interest ↓
CLBK
Columbia Financial
1.9773 of 5 stars
$17.11
-0.6%
$19.00
+11.0%
-22.1%$1.80B$422.36M48.89748
PFS
Provident Financial Services
4.723 of 5 stars
$15.47
-1.0%
$21.00
+35.8%
-35.9%$1.17B$695.65M9.041,153Positive News
BRKL
Brookline Bancorp
4.2699 of 5 stars
$9.91
-1.6%
$11.88
+19.8%
-23.7%$880.70M$609.22M11.52813Short Interest ↑
Positive News
CFFN
Capitol Federal Financial
2.3564 of 5 stars
$5.90
+0.2%
$5.00
-15.3%
-31.5%$789.03M$-41,289,000.00-6.28592Positive News
DBRG
DigitalBridge Group
4.3016 of 5 stars
$18.48
-8.2%
$21.94
+18.7%
+49.4%$3.02B$1.14B-88.00300Positive News
High Trading Volume
FHI
Federated Hermes
4.6112 of 5 stars
$34.99
-0.5%
$38.43
+9.8%
-9.8%$3.02B$1.61B10.261,961Short Interest ↓
Positive News
TCN
Tricon Residential
2.781 of 5 stars
$11.09
+0.4%
$10.20
-8.0%
+40.1%$3.03B$567.32M20.541,010Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
NSA
National Storage Affiliates Trust
3.1688 of 5 stars
$36.50
-0.6%
$36.33
-0.5%
-16.6%$3.03B$801.57M33.491,155Positive News

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This page (NYSE:AX) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff