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DOW   34,899.34
QQQ   391.20
S&P 500   4,594.62
DOW   34,899.34
QQQ   391.20
S&P 500   4,594.62
DOW   34,899.34
QQQ   391.20
NYSE:CMI

Cummins Stock Competitors

$219.68
-6.18 (-2.74%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$216.73
$221.00
50-Day Range
$219.54
$245.33
52-Week Range
$216.41
$277.09
Volume
696,250 shs
Average Volume
1.03 million shs
Market Capitalization
$31.42 billion
P/E Ratio
14.43
Dividend Yield
2.57%
Beta
1.06

Cummins (NYSE:CMI) Vs. DE, CAT, PCAR, WAB, TTC, AGCO, OSK, TEX, TRN, and FSS

Should you be buying Cummins stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Cummins include Deere & Company (DE), Caterpillar (CAT), PACCAR (PCAR), Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (WAB), Toro (TTC), AGCO (AGCO), Oshkosh (OSK), Terex (TEX), Trinity Industries (TRN), and Federal Signal (FSS). These companies are all part of the "construction & farm machinery & heavy trucks" industry.

Cummins vs.

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) and Cummins (NYSE:CMI) are both large-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, risk, earnings and profitability.

67.7% of Caterpillar shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.4% of Cummins shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Caterpillar shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Cummins shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Caterpillar presently has a consensus target price of $233.88, suggesting a potential upside of 17.69%. Cummins has a consensus target price of $284.58, suggesting a potential upside of 29.54%. Given Cummins' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cummins is more favorable than Caterpillar.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Caterpillar
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.61
Cummins
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.62

Caterpillar received 371 more outperform votes than Cummins when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.76% of users gave Cummins an outperform vote while only 64.27% of users gave Caterpillar an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CaterpillarOutperform Votes
1128
64.27%
Underperform Votes
627
35.73%
CumminsOutperform Votes
757
64.76%
Underperform Votes
412
35.24%

Caterpillar has a beta of 0.93, suggesting that its stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cummins has a beta of 1.06, suggesting that its stock price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Caterpillar pays an annual dividend of $4.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Cummins pays an annual dividend of $5.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Caterpillar pays out 47.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cummins pays out 38.1% 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. Caterpillar has increased its dividend for 28 consecutive years and Cummins has increased its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Cummins is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Caterpillar$41.75 billion2.58$3.00 billion$9.3521.25
Cummins$19.81 billion1.59$1.79 billion$15.2214.43

In the previous week, Cummins had 5 more articles in the media than Caterpillar. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for Cummins and 2 mentions for Caterpillar. Caterpillar's average media sentiment score of 0.19 beat Cummins' score of 0.03 indicating that Caterpillar is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Caterpillar
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Cummins
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Caterpillar has a net margin of 10.64% compared to Cummins' net margin of 9.32%. Caterpillar's return on equity of 34.41% beat Cummins' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Caterpillar 10.64% 34.41% 7.02%
Cummins 9.32% 24.91% 9.77%

Summary

Cummins beats Caterpillar on 11 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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Cummins (NYSE:CMI) vs. Its Competitors

TypeCumminsEngines & turbines IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$31.42B$5.59B$20.66B$15.39B
Dividend Yield2.57%4.86%2.22%3.08%
P/E Ratio14.436.2917.5723.53
Price / Sales1.595.91451.1633.53
Price / Cash13.4015.6223.3489.50
Price / Book3.493.777.427.96
Net Income$1.79B$228.17M$365.04M$377.07M
7 Day Performance-1.88%-6.02%-4.00%-2.35%
1 Month Performance-9.50%-13.31%0.00%-2.78%
1 Year Performance-4.08%3.79%8.70%28.78%

Cummins Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DE
Deere & Company
2.8314 of 5 stars
$359.30
-2.4%
$385.06
-7.2%
+37.2%$111.40B$44.02B18.9269,600Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
CAT
Caterpillar
3.3476 of 5 stars
$198.73
-4.2%
$233.88
-17.7%
+13.5%$107.50B$41.75B21.2597,300Gap Down
PCAR
PACCAR
2.9243 of 5 stars
$86.54
-2.5%
$100.60
-16.2%
-1.4%$30.04B$18.73B17.2726,000Gap Down
WAB
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies
2.3948 of 5 stars
$93.02
-3.4%
$99.00
-6.4%
+26.0%$17.38B$7.56B38.762,020Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
TTC
Toro
2.2514 of 5 stars
$103.60
-1.4%
$100.50
-3.0%
+13.7%$11.03B$3.38B26.709,979
AGCO
AGCO
3.2451 of 5 stars
$117.28
-5.8%
$145.08
-23.7%
+25.5%$8.78B$9.15B11.8521,400Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
OSK
Oshkosh
3.0931 of 5 stars
$111.68
-3.4%
$130.08
-16.5%
+33.7%$7.54B$7.74B16.3814,400Gap Down
TEX
Terex
3.37 of 5 stars
$44.90
-6.3%
$56.17
-25.1%
+39.9%$3.13B$3.08B17.688,200Gap Down
TRN
Trinity Industries
2.9214 of 5 stars
$27.87
-3.3%
$33.07
-18.7%
+17.2%$2.71B$2.00B-42.886,375Gap Down
FSS
Federal Signal
2.3415 of 5 stars
$44.21
-3.6%
$52.00
-17.6%
+37.9%$2.70B$1.13B25.563,500Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
MTOR
Meritor
2.4831 of 5 stars
$27.13
-3.6%
$30.00
-10.6%
-0.4%$1.90B$3.83B9.879,600Gap Down
ALG
Alamo Group
2.6031 of 5 stars
$149.21
-3.9%
$150.00
-0.5%
+7.6%$1.78B$1.16B25.683,990Positive News
Gap Down
LNN
Lindsay
2.2048 of 5 stars
$150.72
-5.7%
$178.00
-18.1%
+32.5%$1.64B$567.65M38.951,235Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
ASTE
Astec Industries
2.7881 of 5 stars
$66.26
-2.9%
$85.00
-28.3%
+13.0%$1.51B$1.02B35.823,537Gap Down
GBX
Greenbrier Companies
2.5198 of 5 stars
$40.32
-3.1%
$49.50
-22.8%
+14.3%$1.31B$1.75B42.0010,300Gap Down
PLOW
Douglas Dynamics
2.3798 of 5 stars
$40.92
-5.4%
$48.33
-18.1%
+2.3%$940.38M$480.15M23.931,767Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
Positive News
Gap Down
WNC
Wabash National
2.6498 of 5 stars
$17.46
-4.2%
$20.25
-16.0%
-3.1%$863.87M$1.48B28.165,800Gap Down
MTW
Manitowoc
1.9081 of 5 stars
$19.91
-3.9%
$24.75
-24.3%
+72.7%$697.67M$1.44B44.244,200Gap Down
TWI
Titan International
1.9281 of 5 stars
$7.51
-3.2%
$7.50
-0.1%
+44.4%$468.47M$1.26B93.886,800Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
MLR
Miller Industries
1.8231 of 5 stars
$34.39
-4.2%
N/A-1.1%$392.42M$651.29M15.351,280Short Interest ↓
Positive News
CVGI
Commercial Vehicle Group
2.6365 of 5 stars
$8.99
-2.0%
$15.00
-66.9%
+23.3%$296.47M$717.70M17.297,740Short Interest ↓
Positive News
TWIN
Twin Disc
1.7015 of 5 stars
$12.44
-1.0%
N/A+97.1%$169.14M$218.58M-10.91806Gap Down
RAIL
FreightCar America
1.2848 of 5 stars
$3.89
-0.5%
N/A+40.9%$62.03M$108.45M-0.65669Gap Down
This page was last updated on 11/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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