Celanese (CE) Competitors

$154.83
+0.38 (+0.25%)
(As of 04/22/2024 ET)

CE vs. GFI, SUZ, RS, BG, CF, WLK, MT, ALB, SQM, and CCJ

Should you be buying Celanese stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Celanese include Gold Fields (GFI), Suzano (SUZ), Reliance (RS), Bunge Global (BG), CF Industries (CF), Westlake (WLK), ArcelorMittal (MT), Albemarle (ALB), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), and Cameco (CCJ). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

Celanese vs.

Celanese (NYSE:CE) and Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, media sentiment, community ranking, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitability.

In the previous week, Celanese had 6 more articles in the media than Gold Fields. MarketBeat recorded 15 mentions for Celanese and 9 mentions for Gold Fields. Gold Fields' average media sentiment score of 1.04 beat Celanese's score of 0.46 indicating that Gold Fields is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Celanese
3 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Gold Fields
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Celanese has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Gold Fields has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Celanese has a net margin of 17.92% compared to Gold Fields' net margin of 0.00%. Celanese's return on equity of 14.61% beat Gold Fields' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Celanese17.92% 14.61% 3.76%
Gold Fields N/A N/A N/A

Celanese has higher revenue and earnings than Gold Fields.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Celanese$10.94B1.54$1.96B$17.908.65
Gold Fields$4.50B3.31$703.30MN/AN/A

98.9% of Celanese shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 26.0% of Gold Fields shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Celanese shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 36.8% of Gold Fields shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Celanese pays an annual dividend of $2.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Gold Fields pays an annual dividend of $0.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Celanese pays out 15.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Celanese presently has a consensus target price of $149.56, suggesting a potential downside of 3.41%. Gold Fields has a consensus target price of $13.67, suggesting a potential downside of 17.99%. Given Celanese's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Celanese is more favorable than Gold Fields.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Celanese
4 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.12
Gold Fields
3 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.50

Celanese received 487 more outperform votes than Gold Fields when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 63.75% of users gave Celanese an outperform vote while only 54.30% of users gave Gold Fields an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CelaneseOutperform Votes
670
63.75%
Underperform Votes
381
36.25%
Gold FieldsOutperform Votes
183
54.30%
Underperform Votes
154
45.70%

Summary

Celanese beats Gold Fields on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricCelanesePlastics materials & synthetic resins, synthetic rubber, cellulosic IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$16.86B$7.16B$2.80B$17.43B
Dividend Yield1.81%2.18%5.36%3.59%
P/E Ratio8.657.35138.3624.90
Price / Sales1.543.84863,886.7510.11
Price / Cash9.818.1823.2014.84
Price / Book2.235.283.564.95
Net Income$1.96B$767.18M$171.29M$964.12M
7 Day Performance-0.61%-0.88%-0.81%0.04%
1 Month Performance-6.43%-8.55%12.30%-3.12%
1 Year Performance48.02%7.63%152.32%94.37%

Celanese Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GFI
Gold Fields
1.4029 of 5 stars
$17.42
-1.0%
$13.67
-21.5%
+7.8%$15.59B$4.50B0.006,297News Coverage
SUZ
Suzano
0.9246 of 5 stars
$11.60
-1.4%
N/A+50.8%$15.35B$39.76B5.4419,319Upcoming Earnings
RS
Reliance
4.1056 of 5 stars
$322.88
-0.7%
$365.67
+13.3%
+28.1%$18.54B$14.81B14.2815,000Upcoming Earnings
BG
Bunge Global
3.9391 of 5 stars
$103.95
+0.0%
$120.44
+15.9%
+15.4%$14.66B$59.54B6.9823,000Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
CF
CF Industries
3.7662 of 5 stars
$77.74
-0.4%
$89.20
+14.7%
+5.8%$14.59B$6.63B9.922,700Dividend Announcement
WLK
Westlake
4.1675 of 5 stars
$150.16
-2.0%
$138.79
-7.6%
+30.9%$19.25B$12.55B40.5815,520
MT
ArcelorMittal
3.7004 of 5 stars
$25.19
-6.5%
$31.00
+23.1%
-9.3%$20.29B$68.28B25.19126,756Gap Down
High Trading Volume
ALB
Albemarle
4.8199 of 5 stars
$114.11
-5.3%
$175.05
+53.4%
-35.4%$13.41B$9.62B8.559,000Gap Down
SQM
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile
4.5537 of 5 stars
$45.53
-3.0%
$66.58
+46.2%
-30.6%$13.01B$7.47B6.466,479Gap Down
CCJ
Cameco
3.4711 of 5 stars
$48.18
-0.3%
$40.25
-16.5%
+85.6%$20.92B$1.92B80.301,931Upcoming Earnings
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:CE) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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