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S&P 500   5,088.80
DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
Warren Buffett uses his annual letter to warn about Wall Street and recount Berkshire's successes
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
MarketBeat Week in Review – 2/19 - 2/23
Taiwan giant chipmaker TSMC opens first plant in Japan as part of key global expansion
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
A collection of the insights Warren Buffett offered in his annual letter Saturday
West Africa bloc lifts coup sanctions on Niger in a new push for dialogue to resolve tensions
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
West Africa's ECOWAS bloc says it's lifting sanctions imposed on Niger over last year’s coup in a new push for dialogue
Macron booed by French farmers who blame him for not doing enough to support agriculture
S&P 500   5,088.80
DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
Warren Buffett uses his annual letter to warn about Wall Street and recount Berkshire's successes
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
MarketBeat Week in Review – 2/19 - 2/23
Taiwan giant chipmaker TSMC opens first plant in Japan as part of key global expansion
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
A collection of the insights Warren Buffett offered in his annual letter Saturday
West Africa bloc lifts coup sanctions on Niger in a new push for dialogue to resolve tensions
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
West Africa's ECOWAS bloc says it's lifting sanctions imposed on Niger over last year’s coup in a new push for dialogue
Macron booed by French farmers who blame him for not doing enough to support agriculture
S&P 500   5,088.80
DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
Warren Buffett uses his annual letter to warn about Wall Street and recount Berkshire's successes
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
MarketBeat Week in Review – 2/19 - 2/23
Taiwan giant chipmaker TSMC opens first plant in Japan as part of key global expansion
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
A collection of the insights Warren Buffett offered in his annual letter Saturday
West Africa bloc lifts coup sanctions on Niger in a new push for dialogue to resolve tensions
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
West Africa's ECOWAS bloc says it's lifting sanctions imposed on Niger over last year’s coup in a new push for dialogue
Macron booed by French farmers who blame him for not doing enough to support agriculture

ConocoPhillips (COP) Competitors

$111.51
-0.71 (-0.63%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

COP vs. BP, EQNR, MPC, PSX, HES, SU, CVX, XOM, TTE, and ENB

Should you be buying ConocoPhillips stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of ConocoPhillips include BP (BP), Equinor ASA (EQNR), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Phillips 66 (PSX), Hess (HES), Suncor Energy (SU), Chevron (CVX), Exxon Mobil (XOM), TotalEnergies (TTE), and Enbridge (ENB). These companies are all part of the "oils/energy" sector.

ConocoPhillips vs.

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) and BP (NYSE:BP) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, media sentiment, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

In the previous week, BP had 19 more articles in the media than ConocoPhillips. MarketBeat recorded 34 mentions for BP and 15 mentions for ConocoPhillips. ConocoPhillips' average media sentiment score of 0.54 beat BP's score of 0.03 indicating that ConocoPhillips is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
ConocoPhillips
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
BP
4 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
19 Neutral mention(s)
8 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

ConocoPhillips has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BP has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its stock price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500.

BP received 135 more outperform votes than ConocoPhillips when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 67.97% of users gave BP an outperform vote while only 66.22% of users gave ConocoPhillips an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ConocoPhillipsOutperform Votes
1043
66.22%
Underperform Votes
532
33.78%
BPOutperform Votes
1178
67.97%
Underperform Votes
555
32.03%

ConocoPhillips has a net margin of 18.71% compared to BP's net margin of 7.15%. ConocoPhillips' return on equity of 22.08% beat BP's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ConocoPhillips18.71% 22.08% 11.46%
BP 7.15%16.00%4.96%

ConocoPhillips currently has a consensus target price of $134.61, suggesting a potential upside of 20.72%. BP has a consensus target price of $42.25, suggesting a potential upside of 19.42%. Given ConocoPhillips' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe ConocoPhillips is more favorable than BP.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ConocoPhillips
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.78
BP
2 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ConocoPhillips$56.14B2.34$10.96B$9.0612.31
BP$210.13B0.48$15.24B$5.096.95

80.4% of ConocoPhillips shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 11.0% of BP shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of ConocoPhillips shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of BP shares are held by company 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.

ConocoPhillips pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. BP pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. ConocoPhillips pays out 25.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. BP pays out 33.8% 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

ConocoPhillips beats BP on 14 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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COP vs. The Competition

MetricConocoPhillipsPetroleum refining IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$131.18B$66.88B$7.76B$17.64B
Dividend Yield2.12%3.45%11.63%3.57%
P/E Ratio12.3110.6612.5723.19
Price / Sales2.340.8478.517.23
Price / Cash6.955.3610.6417.54
Price / Book2.662.596.496.10
Net Income$10.96B$7.28B$1.15B$870.05M
7 Day Performance0.85%-0.29%-1.17%-0.34%
1 Month Performance1.68%5.50%0.15%2.47%
1 Year Performance5.95%0.62%-5.99%89.24%

ConocoPhillips Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BP
BP
2.9537 of 5 stars
$35.38
-0.2%
$42.25
+19.4%
-10.9%$100.71B$213.03B6.9567,600News Coverage
EQNR
Equinor ASA
2.9373 of 5 stars
$24.95
-2.0%
$28.25
+13.2%
-19.8%$77.88B$107.17B6.3821,936Analyst Upgrade
MPC
Marathon Petroleum
3.6246 of 5 stars
$164.29
-2.9%
$163.00
-0.8%
+35.7%$64.55B$148.38B6.9817,800Ex-Dividend
PSX
Phillips 66
4.4752 of 5 stars
$141.15
-1.8%
$138.21
-2.1%
+44.2%$62.10B$149.89B9.1213,000Analyst Revision
HES
Hess
4.193 of 5 stars
$146.68
-1.2%
$172.71
+17.7%
+7.3%$45.05B$10.65B32.601,623Analyst Report
SU
Suncor Energy
4.2543 of 5 stars
$32.64
-1.3%
$52.00
+59.3%
-0.1%$42.05B$44.97B7.1016,558Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Options Volume
News Coverage
Positive News
CVX
Chevron
4.802 of 5 stars
$154.01
-0.4%
$180.95
+17.5%
-4.8%$290.73B$200.95B13.5643,846
XOM
Exxon Mobil
4.7313 of 5 stars
$102.75
-0.9%
$127.53
+24.1%
-6.2%$407.19B$344.58B11.5662,000Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
TTE
TotalEnergies
1.1913 of 5 stars
$63.25
-1.9%
$60.67
-4.1%
+3.1%$155.25B$218.95B7.30101,279Positive News
ENB
Enbridge
2.6324 of 5 stars
$34.45
+0.1%
$55.20
+60.3%
-8.0%$73.22B$32.33B16.4011,500Options Volume

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This page (NYSE:COP) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff