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Best Buy (BBY) Competitors

$71.50
+1.87 (+2.69%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

BBY vs. DKS, YUMC, WBA, DRI, DPZ, ULTA, CASY, BURL, WSM, and TXRH

Should you be buying Best Buy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Best Buy include DICK'S Sporting Goods (DKS), Yum China (YUMC), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Darden Restaurants (DRI), Domino's Pizza (DPZ), Ulta Beauty (ULTA), Casey's General Stores (CASY), Burlington Stores (BURL), Williams-Sonoma (WSM), and Texas Roadhouse (TXRH). These companies are all part of the "retail/wholesale" sector.

Best Buy vs.

DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) and Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, community ranking, media sentiment, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

89.8% of DICK'S Sporting Goods shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.0% of Best Buy shares are held by institutional investors. 32.0% of DICK'S Sporting Goods shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Best Buy shares are held 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.

DICK'S Sporting Goods pays an annual dividend of $4.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Best Buy pays an annual dividend of $3.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. DICK'S Sporting Goods pays out 36.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Best Buy pays out 66.1% 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. DICK'S Sporting Goods has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Best Buy has increased its dividend for 21 consecutive years. Best Buy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Best Buy received 127 more outperform votes than DICK'S Sporting Goods when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 73.94% of users gave Best Buy an outperform vote while only 70.44% of users gave DICK'S Sporting Goods an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
DICK'S Sporting GoodsOutperform Votes
1442
70.44%
Underperform Votes
605
29.56%
Best BuyOutperform Votes
1569
73.94%
Underperform Votes
553
26.06%

DICK'S Sporting Goods has a net margin of 8.06% compared to DICK'S Sporting Goods' net margin of 2.86%. DICK'S Sporting Goods' return on equity of 48.45% beat Best Buy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
DICK'S Sporting Goods8.06% 42.99% 11.97%
Best Buy 2.86%48.45%9.00%

Best Buy has higher revenue and earnings than DICK'S Sporting Goods. Best Buy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than DICK'S Sporting Goods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
DICK'S Sporting Goods$12.98B1.21$1.05B$12.1815.60
Best Buy$43.45B0.36$1.24B$5.6912.57

In the previous week, DICK'S Sporting Goods had 14 more articles in the media than Best Buy. MarketBeat recorded 31 mentions for DICK'S Sporting Goods and 17 mentions for Best Buy. DICK'S Sporting Goods' average media sentiment score of 1.29 beat Best Buy's score of 0.63 indicating that Best Buy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
DICK'S Sporting Goods
8 Very Positive mention(s)
7 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Best Buy
13 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

DICK'S Sporting Goods has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Best Buy has a beta of 1.5, indicating that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

DICK'S Sporting Goods currently has a consensus target price of $210.45, indicating a potential upside of 10.78%. Best Buy has a consensus target price of $84.64, indicating a potential upside of 18.38%. Given DICK'S Sporting Goods' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Best Buy is more favorable than DICK'S Sporting Goods.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
DICK'S Sporting Goods
0 Sell rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Best Buy
1 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.29

Summary

DICK'S Sporting Goods beats Best Buy on 12 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE 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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BBY vs. The Competition

MetricBest BuyRadio, television, & electronic stores IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$15.47B$5.19B$21.32B$17.80B
Dividend Yield5.40%5.40%176.93%3.55%
P/E Ratio12.574.1924.3822.25
Price / Sales0.360.166.6510.27
Price / Cash6.486.7617.4418.96
Price / Book5.055.294.655.91
Net Income$1.24B-$449.90M$743.15M$976.87M
7 Day Performance-2.52%-1.04%-0.61%-1.53%
1 Month Performance-4.96%-11.45%6.41%3.68%
1 Year Performance0.31%-14.56%11.59%24.48%

Best Buy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DKS
DICK'S Sporting Goods
4.9637 of 5 stars
$188.56
-2.7%
$208.18
+10.4%
+53.4%$15.55B$12.98B15.4855,500Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
YUMC
Yum China
4.9184 of 5 stars
$38.31
-1.3%
$54.65
+42.7%
-37.5%$14.94B$10.98B19.25432,000Analyst Revision
WBA
Walgreens Boots Alliance
4.6784 of 5 stars
$16.68
-6.4%
$24.36
+46.0%
-47.9%$14.39B$139.08B-2.38331,000
DRI
Darden Restaurants
4.7375 of 5 stars
$149.69
-1.5%
$178.67
+19.4%
-8.0%$17.87B$10.49B17.55187,384
DPZ
Domino's Pizza
4.3958 of 5 stars
$513.72
-0.5%
$518.46
+0.9%
+63.7%$17.92B$4.48B33.5311,200
ULTA
Ulta Beauty
4.7944 of 5 stars
$381.83
-1.2%
$535.45
+40.2%
-20.7%$18.30B$11.21B14.6656,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
CASY
Casey's General Stores
4.1779 of 5 stars
$336.17
+0.5%
$312.63
-7.0%
+49.4%$12.44B$14.59B26.7220,292Positive News
BURL
Burlington Stores
3.4759 of 5 stars
$189.96
-0.4%
$220.14
+15.9%
+20.1%$12.13B$9.73B36.1871,049Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
WSM
Williams-Sonoma
3.758 of 5 stars
$314.28
-0.7%
$258.38
-17.8%
+152.0%$20.19B$7.75B21.5719,300Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
TXRH
Texas Roadhouse
3.8001 of 5 stars
$167.79
-0.4%
$155.55
-7.3%
+50.5%$11.21B$4.63B33.9791,000Insider Selling

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This page (NYSE:BBY) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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