Comerica (CMA) Competitors

$54.83
+0.32 (+0.59%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

CMA vs. CFR, ZION, PNFP, WBS, BOKF, SNV, FHN, ONB, FNB, and UMBF

Should you be buying Comerica stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Comerica include Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR), Zions Bancorporation, National Association (ZION), Pinnacle Financial Partners (PNFP), Webster Financial (WBS), BOK Financial (BOKF), Synovus Financial (SNV), First Horizon (FHN), Old National Bancorp (ONB), F.N.B. (FNB), and UMB Financial (UMBF). These companies are all part of the "national commercial banks" industry.

Comerica vs.

Cullen/Frost Bankers (NYSE:CFR) and Comerica (NYSE:CMA) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, valuation, earnings, community ranking and dividends.

In the previous week, Cullen/Frost Bankers had 4 more articles in the media than Comerica. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Cullen/Frost Bankers and 5 mentions for Comerica. Comerica's average media sentiment score of 1.24 beat Cullen/Frost Bankers' score of 0.50 indicating that Cullen/Frost Bankers is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Cullen/Frost Bankers
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Comerica
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Cullen/Frost Bankers has a beta of 1.04, suggesting that its stock price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Comerica has a beta of 1.27, suggesting that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

86.9% of Cullen/Frost Bankers shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.7% of Comerica shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Cullen/Frost Bankers shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Comerica shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Comerica has higher revenue and earnings than Cullen/Frost Bankers. Comerica is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cullen/Frost Bankers, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cullen/Frost Bankers$2.65B2.56$597.97M$8.4612.48
Comerica$5.25B1.38$881M$5.0310.90

Cullen/Frost Bankers currently has a consensus price target of $117.46, suggesting a potential upside of 11.25%. Comerica has a consensus price target of $56.89, suggesting a potential upside of 3.75%. Given Comerica's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Cullen/Frost Bankers is more favorable than Comerica.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cullen/Frost Bankers
2 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Comerica
2 Sell rating(s)
15 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.14

Comerica received 557 more outperform votes than Cullen/Frost Bankers when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 52.48% of users gave Comerica an outperform vote while only 39.88% of users gave Cullen/Frost Bankers an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Cullen/Frost BankersOutperform Votes
341
39.88%
Underperform Votes
514
60.12%
ComericaOutperform Votes
898
52.48%
Underperform Votes
813
47.52%

Cullen/Frost Bankers has a net margin of 20.57% compared to Cullen/Frost Bankers' net margin of 13.11%. Comerica's return on equity of 18.31% beat Cullen/Frost Bankers' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cullen/Frost Bankers20.57% 18.31% 1.22%
Comerica 13.11%16.51%1.04%

Cullen/Frost Bankers pays an annual dividend of $3.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Comerica pays an annual dividend of $2.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.2%. Cullen/Frost Bankers pays out 43.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Comerica pays out 56.5% 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. Cullen/Frost Bankers has raised its dividend for 30 consecutive years and Comerica has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Cullen/Frost Bankers beats Comerica on 13 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricComericaNational commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$7.27B$18.95B$10.06B$18.14B
Dividend Yield5.18%3.83%5.84%3.44%
P/E Ratio10.909.8536.8622.22
Price / Sales1.381.90207.9810.59
Price / Cash6.389.1016.6819.24
Price / Book1.291.083.326.00
Net Income$881M$2.30B$1.01B$966.17M
7 Day Performance2.35%1.54%1.72%1.85%
1 Month Performance6.30%4.93%4.59%6.59%
1 Year Performance43.01%20.47%19.56%23.69%

Comerica Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CFR
Cullen/Frost Bankers
4.7885 of 5 stars
$107.83
+0.3%
$117.46
+8.9%
+2.5%$6.93B$2.65B12.755,495Analyst Revision
Positive News
ZION
Zions Bancorporation, National Association
4.5789 of 5 stars
$44.55
+1.4%
$43.16
-3.1%
+65.1%$6.58B$4.62B11.199,679Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
PNFP
Pinnacle Financial Partners
4.9795 of 5 stars
$84.23
+1.0%
$95.50
+13.4%
+64.8%$6.50B$1.40B12.053,357Positive News
WBS
Webster Financial
4.9975 of 5 stars
$46.21
+1.6%
$56.23
+21.7%
+28.3%$7.94B$2.65B9.474,261Positive News
BOKF
BOK Financial
4.6124 of 5 stars
$95.00
+1.4%
$97.10
+2.2%
+18.4%$6.13B$3.13B13.854,877Ex-Dividend
Analyst Downgrade
SNV
Synovus Financial
4.5123 of 5 stars
$39.95
+1.1%
$41.50
+3.9%
+43.0%$5.85B$3.45B13.684,879Positive News
FHN
First Horizon
4.6819 of 5 stars
$15.94
+0.9%
$16.15
+1.3%
+45.7%$8.72B$5.03B11.157,378News Coverage
ONB
Old National Bancorp
3.8801 of 5 stars
$17.56
+1.3%
$18.86
+7.4%
+35.0%$5.60B$2.54B9.493,940Dividend Announcement
FNB
F.N.B.
4.0552 of 5 stars
$14.18
+1.0%
$15.00
+5.8%
+25.6%$5.10B$1.56B11.444,228Positive News
UMBF
UMB Financial
4.5247 of 5 stars
$83.93
+0.2%
$92.00
+9.6%
+43.8%$4.09B$2.38B11.153,599Insider Selling

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This page (NYSE:CMA) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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