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Citigroup (C) Competitors

$59.66
-1.05 (-1.73%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

C vs. USB, PNC, COF, TFC, MFG, WFC, BAC, PLD, BLK, and PGR

Should you be buying Citigroup stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Citigroup include U.S. Bancorp (USB), The PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), Capital One Financial (COF), Truist Financial (TFC), Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Bank of America (BAC), Prologis (PLD), BlackRock (BLK), and Progressive (PGR). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

Citigroup vs.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) and U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, valuation, dividends, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and profitability.

71.7% of Citigroup shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.6% of U.S. Bancorp shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Citigroup shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of U.S. Bancorp shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Citigroup has a beta of 1.52, suggesting that its stock price is 52% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, U.S. Bancorp has a beta of 1.05, suggesting that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Citigroup had 52 more articles in the media than U.S. Bancorp. MarketBeat recorded 79 mentions for Citigroup and 27 mentions for U.S. Bancorp. U.S. Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 0.47 beat Citigroup's score of 0.43 indicating that U.S. Bancorp is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Citigroup
22 Very Positive mention(s)
20 Positive mention(s)
17 Neutral mention(s)
8 Negative mention(s)
2 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
U.S. Bancorp
13 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

U.S. Bancorp received 632 more outperform votes than Citigroup when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.10% of users gave U.S. Bancorp an outperform vote while only 46.21% of users gave Citigroup an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CitigroupOutperform Votes
128
46.21%
Underperform Votes
149
53.79%
U.S. BancorpOutperform Votes
760
58.10%
Underperform Votes
548
41.90%

Citigroup currently has a consensus target price of $62.56, indicating a potential upside of 4.86%. U.S. Bancorp has a consensus target price of $47.41, indicating a potential upside of 14.01%. Given U.S. Bancorp's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe U.S. Bancorp is more favorable than Citigroup.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Citigroup
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.59
U.S. Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
13 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43

U.S. Bancorp has a net margin of 13.36% compared to Citigroup's net margin of 5.88%. U.S. Bancorp's return on equity of 14.89% beat Citigroup's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Citigroup5.88% 6.49% 0.51%
U.S. Bancorp 13.36%14.89%1.04%

Citigroup has higher revenue and earnings than U.S. Bancorp. U.S. Bancorp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Citigroup, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Citigroup$156.82B0.73$9.23B$3.9914.95
U.S. Bancorp$40.62B1.59$5.43B$3.2812.68

Citigroup pays an annual dividend of $2.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.6%. U.S. Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Citigroup pays out 53.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. U.S. Bancorp pays out 59.8% 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.

Summary

U.S. Bancorp beats Citigroup on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricCitigroupNational commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$116.28B$18.42B$8.57B$17.66B
Dividend Yield3.49%4.03%10.50%3.53%
P/E Ratio14.959.4253.2321.20
Price / Sales0.731.703,564.769.07
Price / Cash6.908.6916.6917.56
Price / Book0.611.012.305.09
Net Income$9.23B$2.34B$1.02B$972.03M
7 Day Performance-3.15%-2.54%-1.69%-2.61%
1 Month Performance3.29%-3.13%-1.97%-1.57%
1 Year Performance26.13%4.78%11.13%113.30%

Citigroup Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
USB
U.S. Bancorp
4.9632 of 5 stars
$43.94
+0.5%
$47.30
+7.6%
+17.5%$68.46B$40.62B13.4075,465Upcoming Earnings
PNC
The PNC Financial Services Group
4.8856 of 5 stars
$161.40
+0.3%
$157.37
-2.5%
+25.8%$64.21B$31.88B12.6256,411Upcoming Earnings
Gap Down
COF
Capital One Financial
4.7935 of 5 stars
$143.53
-0.3%
$135.14
-5.8%
+45.9%$54.60B$49.48B12.0151,987Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
TFC
Truist Financial
4.8207 of 5 stars
$38.97
+0.3%
$41.44
+6.3%
+10.7%$52.01B$33.25B-36.0850,832
MFG
Mizuho Financial Group
4.6231 of 5 stars
$3.91
-1.0%
N/A+34.9%$49.57B$2.88T10.8551,212Short Interest ↓
Positive News
WFC
Wells Fargo & Company
4.4894 of 5 stars
$57.57
-0.4%
$57.63
+0.1%
+44.2%$203.82B$115.34B11.94226,000Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
BAC
Bank of America
4.3015 of 5 stars
$37.73
+0.6%
$38.03
+0.8%
+25.7%$297.71B$171.91B12.29213,000Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
PLD
Prologis
4.8767 of 5 stars
$126.26
+0.1%
$141.67
+12.2%
-3.1%$116.80B$8.02B38.382,574Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
BLK
BlackRock
4.1677 of 5 stars
$803.89
+0.1%
$796.00
-1.0%
+14.6%$119.73B$17.86B22.0219,800Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
PGR
Progressive
4.7383 of 5 stars
$204.86
-2.6%
$191.44
-6.5%
+37.6%$119.99B$62.11B31.1361,400Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up

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This page (NYSE:C) was last updated on 4/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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