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Celestica (CLS) Competitors

$59.21
-0.20 (-0.34%)
(As of 05/29/2024 ET)

CLS vs. JBL, FLEX, SANM, PLXS, TTMI, CTS, BHE, NNDM, KE, and ELTK

Should you be buying Celestica stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Celestica include Jabil (JBL), Flex (FLEX), Sanmina (SANM), Plexus (PLXS), TTM Technologies (TTMI), CTS (CTS), Benchmark Electronics (BHE), Nano Dimension (NNDM), Kimball Electronics (KE), and Eltek (ELTK). These companies are all part of the "printed circuit boards" industry.

Celestica vs.

Celestica (NYSE:CLS) and Jabil (NYSE:JBL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, institutional ownership, community ranking, dividends and earnings.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Celestica$8.33B0.84$244.60M$2.6822.09
Jabil$34.70B0.41$818M$11.6510.07

Jabil has a net margin of 4.70% compared to Celestica's net margin of 3.86%. Jabil's return on equity of 39.47% beat Celestica's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Celestica3.86% 18.25% 5.51%
Jabil 4.70%39.47%5.65%

67.4% of Celestica shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.4% of Jabil shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Celestica shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Jabil shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Celestica currently has a consensus target price of $45.56, suggesting a potential downside of 23.06%. Jabil has a consensus target price of $144.50, suggesting a potential upside of 23.16%. Given Jabil's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Jabil is more favorable than Celestica.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Celestica
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.78
Jabil
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Celestica has a beta of 2.25, indicating that its share price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Jabil has a beta of 1.42, indicating that its share price is 42% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Jabil received 291 more outperform votes than Celestica when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.56% of users gave Jabil an outperform vote while only 55.57% of users gave Celestica an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CelesticaOutperform Votes
354
55.57%
Underperform Votes
283
44.43%
JabilOutperform Votes
645
66.56%
Underperform Votes
324
33.44%

In the previous week, Celestica had 7 more articles in the media than Jabil. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for Celestica and 9 mentions for Jabil. Jabil's average media sentiment score of 0.88 beat Celestica's score of 0.63 indicating that Jabil is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Celestica
5 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Jabil
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Jabil beats Celestica on 14 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricCelesticaPrinted circuit boards IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$7.03B$3.40B$21.23B$17.46B
Dividend YieldN/A0.99%2.76%3.53%
P/E Ratio22.0931.33254.9825.29
Price / Sales0.841.37534.3210.12
Price / Cash15.459.4229.3119.29
Price / Book4.112.006.485.82
Net Income$244.60M$176.51M$622.12M$975.72M
7 Day Performance9.89%-0.11%-0.67%-1.95%
1 Month Performance34.48%11.23%2.24%1.12%
1 Year Performance360.78%49.18%26.87%21.80%

Celestica Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
JBL
Jabil
3.6004 of 5 stars
$118.77
-0.7%
$144.50
+21.7%
+28.1%$14.32B$34.70B10.19236,000Short Interest ↑
FLEX
Flex
2.2235 of 5 stars
$33.64
+1.4%
$32.83
-2.4%
+28.4%$13.51B$26.42B14.63148,000Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
SANM
Sanmina
3.5584 of 5 stars
$67.61
-0.1%
$62.33
-7.8%
+21.9%$3.77B$7.97B15.9834,000Analyst Upgrade
PLXS
Plexus
3.7347 of 5 stars
$112.66
-0.6%
$107.75
-4.4%
+18.1%$3.09B$4.00B31.1225,000
TTMI
TTM Technologies
3.3946 of 5 stars
$18.58
-1.2%
$18.17
-2.2%
+30.7%$1.89B$2.23B-928.5415,800Short Interest ↑
CTS
CTS
3.8909 of 5 stars
$53.63
+1.5%
$43.67
-18.6%
+14.8%$1.65B$530.18M31.554,081Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
BHE
Benchmark Electronics
1.3884 of 5 stars
$43.45
-0.1%
$36.50
-16.0%
+79.2%$1.57B$2.84B23.7412,703Short Interest ↑
NNDM
Nano Dimension
0 of 5 stars
$2.69
+1.9%
N/A+11.3%$571.52M$56.31M-12.23519Upcoming Earnings
KE
Kimball Electronics
3.9087 of 5 stars
$22.91
+2.2%
$33.33
+45.5%
-11.2%$569.77M$1.82B17.907,900Positive News
ELTK
Eltek
4.3194 of 5 stars
$11.94
+0.4%
N/A+62.5%$72.48M$46.69M11.16333Short Interest ↓

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This page (NYSE:CLS) was last updated on 5/30/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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