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Boise Cascade (BCC) Competitors

$122.41
-0.31 (-0.25%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

BCC vs. LPX, BECN, GMS, ASPN, SGBX, WSO, LII, EME, WSO.B, and OC

Should you be buying Boise Cascade stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Boise Cascade include Louisiana-Pacific (LPX), Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN), GMS (GMS), Aspen Aerogels (ASPN), Safe & Green (SGBX), Watsco (WSO), Lennox International (LII), EMCOR Group (EME), Watsco (WSO.B), and Owens Corning (OC).

Boise Cascade vs.

Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) and Boise Cascade (NYSE:BCC) are both mid-cap construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, community ranking, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings, media sentiment and risk.

94.7% of Louisiana-Pacific shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.2% of Boise Cascade shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Louisiana-Pacific shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Boise Cascade 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.

Louisiana-Pacific presently has a consensus target price of $87.11, indicating a potential upside of 1.40%. Boise Cascade has a consensus target price of $131.75, indicating a potential upside of 7.63%. Given Louisiana-Pacific's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Boise Cascade is more favorable than Louisiana-Pacific.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Louisiana-Pacific
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Boise Cascade
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

Louisiana-Pacific pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Boise Cascade pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Louisiana-Pacific pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Boise Cascade pays out 6.5% 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.

Louisiana-Pacific has a net margin of 9.74% compared to Louisiana-Pacific's net margin of 7.08%. Louisiana-Pacific's return on equity of 22.00% beat Boise Cascade's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Louisiana-Pacific9.74% 20.87% 13.24%
Boise Cascade 7.08%22.00%13.84%

Louisiana-Pacific has a beta of 1.92, suggesting that its share price is 92% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Boise Cascade has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Louisiana-Pacific had 12 more articles in the media than Boise Cascade. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for Louisiana-Pacific and 1 mentions for Boise Cascade. Louisiana-Pacific's average media sentiment score of 1.76 beat Boise Cascade's score of -0.04 indicating that Boise Cascade is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Louisiana-Pacific
5 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Boise Cascade
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive

Boise Cascade has higher revenue and earnings than Louisiana-Pacific. Boise Cascade is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Louisiana-Pacific, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Louisiana-Pacific$2.58B2.39$178M$3.6423.60
Boise Cascade$6.84B0.71$483.66M$12.309.95

Louisiana-Pacific received 68 more outperform votes than Boise Cascade when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 58.56% of users gave Boise Cascade an outperform vote while only 55.92% of users gave Louisiana-Pacific an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Louisiana-PacificOutperform Votes
345
55.92%
Underperform Votes
272
44.08%
Boise CascadeOutperform Votes
277
58.56%
Underperform Votes
196
41.44%

Summary

Louisiana-Pacific and Boise Cascade tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricBoise CascadeLumber & other construction materials IndustryConstruction SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$4.84B$3.27B$8.48B$17.84B
Dividend Yield0.65%0.65%1.89%3.62%
P/E Ratio9.954.4221.4021.55
Price / Sales0.712.053.1814.45
Price / Cash7.856.0815.9719.18
Price / Book2.212.835.244.82
Net Income$483.66M$235.91M$501.18M$976.34M
7 Day Performance-3.31%-7.24%2.41%0.93%
1 Month Performance-10.28%-14.01%1.41%-1.78%
1 Year Performance52.80%53.37%26.70%9.91%

Boise Cascade Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LPX
Louisiana-Pacific
1.7133 of 5 stars
$88.64
-0.3%
$87.11
-1.7%
+27.0%$6.36B$2.58B24.354,100Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
BECN
Beacon Roofing Supply
4.1915 of 5 stars
$96.80
-0.9%
$109.45
+13.1%
+17.7%$6.16B$9.12B-153.658,063Positive News
GMS
GMS
1.7444 of 5 stars
$89.89
+1.3%
$89.63
-0.3%
+20.0%$3.58B$5.33B12.597,007Earnings Report
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
ASPN
Aspen Aerogels
3.7388 of 5 stars
$29.89
+1.4%
$30.75
+2.9%
+241.6%$2.28B$238.72M-67.93548
SGBX
Safe & Green
0 of 5 stars
$3.03
+1.7%
N/A-85.0%$4.08M$12.04M0.0085Positive News
WSO
Watsco
3.3602 of 5 stars
$491.01
+0.9%
$404.25
-17.7%
+30.5%$19.79B$7.28B37.777,425Positive News
LII
Lennox International
4.3458 of 5 stars
$550.42
+1.7%
$484.62
-12.0%
+73.5%$19.61B$4.98B31.8912,600Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
EME
EMCOR Group
1.9654 of 5 stars
$385.68
+0.7%
$375.00
-2.8%
+115.0%$18.13B$12.58B25.4438,300News Coverage
Positive News
WSO.B
Watsco
0 of 5 stars
$445.15
flat
N/A+22.0%$17.94B$7.28B34.245,200
OC
Owens Corning
4.2542 of 5 stars
$179.31
+1.2%
$177.07
-1.2%
+43.3%$15.54B$9.68B14.5218,000Dividend Announcement
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This page (NYSE:BCC) was last updated on 6/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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