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Big Lots (BIG) Competitors

$3.64
-0.06 (-1.62%)
(As of 04:23 PM ET)

BIG vs. CATO, BIRD, CONN, RRGB, FAT, PLCE, PETS, PSQH, TZOO, and SPWH

Should you be buying Big Lots stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Big Lots include Cato (CATO), Allbirds (BIRD), Conn's (CONN), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB), FAT Brands (FAT), Children's Place (PLCE), PetMed Express (PETS), PSQ (PSQH), Travelzoo (TZOO), and Sportsman's Warehouse (SPWH). These companies are all part of the "retail/wholesale" sector.

Big Lots vs.

Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) and Cato (NYSE:CATO) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, valuation, profitability, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Cato has a net margin of -3.38% compared to Big Lots' net margin of -10.20%. Cato's return on equity of -11.11% beat Big Lots' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Big Lots-10.20% -90.53% -9.42%
Cato -3.38%-11.11%-4.75%

In the previous week, Big Lots had 1 more articles in the media than Cato. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for Big Lots and 6 mentions for Cato. Big Lots' average media sentiment score of 0.64 beat Cato's score of -0.35 indicating that Big Lots is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Big Lots
2 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Cato
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Big Lots$4.72B0.02-$481.88M-$16.55-0.22
Cato$708.06M0.15-$23.94M-$1.16-4.36

76.0% of Big Lots shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.1% of Cato shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.0% of Big Lots shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.6% of Cato shares are owned 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.

Big Lots has a beta of 2.3, suggesting that its share price is 130% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cato has a beta of 1.05, suggesting that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Big Lots presently has a consensus target price of $5.25, indicating a potential upside of 46.65%. Given Big Lots' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Big Lots is more favorable than Cato.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Big Lots
4 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.20
Cato
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Big Lots received 498 more outperform votes than Cato when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 60.18% of users gave Big Lots an outperform vote while only 59.66% of users gave Cato an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Big LotsOutperform Votes
671
60.18%
Underperform Votes
444
39.82%
CatoOutperform Votes
173
59.66%
Underperform Votes
117
40.34%

Summary

Big Lots beats Cato on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricBig LotsVariety stores IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$105.65M$70.56B$19.81B$17.27B
Dividend YieldN/A1.86%176.82%3.58%
P/E Ratio-0.2217.8521.6722.19
Price / Sales0.021.046.009.99
Price / CashN/A16.9116.3614.94
Price / Book0.375.094.784.81
Net Income-$481.88M$2.10B$698.71M$960.06M
7 Day Performance10.84%-0.20%-0.64%0.04%
1 Month Performance-4.79%-4.06%-6.70%-2.83%
1 Year Performance-57.53%-2.51%0.15%12.52%

Big Lots Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CATO
Cato
0.2057 of 5 stars
$4.77
-3.8%
N/A-40.1%$98.12M$708.06M-4.117,300
BIRD
Allbirds
2.0734 of 5 stars
$0.61
+10.9%
$0.98
+59.7%
-54.0%$94.74M$254.07M-0.61927
CONN
Conn's
1.1387 of 5 stars
$3.85
-3.0%
$7.00
+81.8%
-21.4%$94.52M$1.24B-1.203,930
RRGB
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
2.5299 of 5 stars
$5.98
+3.6%
$13.50
+125.8%
-54.4%$93.29M$1.30B-4.4622,516
FAT
FAT Brands
2.9521 of 5 stars
$7.15
+1.7%
$15.00
+109.8%
+18.2%$112.18M$480.46M-1.247,390
PLCE
Children's Place
2.3656 of 5 stars
$7.11
-1.4%
$16.75
+135.6%
-74.8%$88.73M$1.71B-1.1511,300Upcoming Earnings
PETS
PetMed Express
2.2983 of 5 stars
$4.17
+1.5%
$13.25
+217.7%
-73.3%$88.20M$256.86M-14.38302
PSQH
PSQ
1.0329 of 5 stars
$4.14
-8.6%
$8.50
+105.3%
N/A$117.12M$5.69M0.0082Gap Down
TZOO
Travelzoo
3.8767 of 5 stars
$8.92
-1.4%
$14.00
+57.0%
+53.4%$117.74M$84.48M10.75223Upcoming Earnings
SPWH
Sportsman's Warehouse
1.2848 of 5 stars
$3.16
-1.6%
$4.00
+26.6%
-47.9%$118.88M$1.29B-4.055,400Positive News

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This page (NYSE:BIG) was last updated on 4/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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