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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
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Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
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DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
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South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan

Campbell Soup (CPB) Competitors

$42.87
+0.23 (+0.54%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

CPB vs. CAG, FLO, SMPL, NOMD, USFD, SJM, ACI, COTY, TAP, and ELF

Should you be buying Campbell Soup stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Campbell Soup include Conagra Brands (CAG), Flowers Foods (FLO), Simply Good Foods (SMPL), Nomad Foods (NOMD), US Foods (USFD), J. M. Smucker (SJM), Albertsons Companies (ACI), Coty (COTY), Molson Coors Beverage (TAP), and e.l.f. Beauty (ELF). These companies are all part of the "consumer staples" sector.

Campbell Soup vs.

Conagra Brands (NYSE:CAG) and Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, community ranking, profitability, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

Conagra Brands received 123 more outperform votes than Campbell Soup when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.10% of users gave Conagra Brands an outperform vote while only 42.16% of users gave Campbell Soup an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Conagra BrandsOutperform Votes
591
59.10%
Underperform Votes
409
40.90%
Campbell SoupOutperform Votes
468
42.16%
Underperform Votes
642
57.84%

Conagra Brands presently has a consensus price target of $32.87, suggesting a potential upside of 18.31%. Campbell Soup has a consensus price target of $46.88, suggesting a potential upside of 9.36%. Given Campbell Soup's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Conagra Brands is more favorable than Campbell Soup.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Conagra Brands
0 Sell rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.15
Campbell Soup
3 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.93

In the previous week, Campbell Soup had 1 more articles in the media than Conagra Brands. MarketBeat recorded 19 mentions for Campbell Soup and 18 mentions for Conagra Brands. Campbell Soup's average media sentiment score of 0.72 beat Conagra Brands' score of 0.57 indicating that Conagra Brands is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Conagra Brands
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Campbell Soup
5 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

84.3% of Conagra Brands shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 50.7% of Campbell Soup shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Conagra Brands shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 20.6% of Campbell Soup shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Conagra Brands has a beta of 0.42, suggesting that its stock price is 58% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Campbell Soup has a beta of 0.24, suggesting that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Campbell Soup has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Conagra Brands. Conagra Brands is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Campbell Soup, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Conagra Brands$12.28B1.08$683.60M$2.0613.49
Campbell Soup$9.36B1.37$858M$2.6516.18

Campbell Soup has a net margin of 8.55% compared to Campbell Soup's net margin of 8.09%. Conagra Brands' return on equity of 23.71% beat Campbell Soup's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Conagra Brands8.09% 14.78% 5.94%
Campbell Soup 8.55%23.71%7.16%

Conagra Brands pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.0%. Campbell Soup pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Conagra Brands pays out 68.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Campbell Soup pays out 55.8% 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. Conagra Brands has increased its dividend for 4 consecutive years. Conagra Brands is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Conagra Brands and Campbell Soup tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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CPB vs. The Competition

MetricCampbell SoupFood & kindred products IndustryStaples SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$12.84B$17.63B$13.24B$17.54B
Dividend Yield3.47%3.54%3.01%3.58%
P/E Ratio16.1817.5224.5825.19
Price / Sales1.371.476.477.18
Price / Cash9.8519.7231.3815.92
Price / Book3.492.195.055.86
Net Income$858M$787.90M$518.30M$863.03M
7 Day Performance0.99%0.40%0.74%1.63%
1 Month Performance-4.35%6.23%1.90%3.14%
1 Year Performance-18.20%-18.04%0.24%94.49%

Campbell Soup Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CAG
Conagra Brands
4.6308 of 5 stars
$27.98
-0.1%
$32.87
+17.5%
-22.5%$13.37B$12.28B13.5818,600Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
FLO
Flowers Foods
4.4762 of 5 stars
$22.59
-1.2%
$24.00
+6.2%
-19.9%$4.76B$5.09B38.959,300Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
SMPL
Simply Good Foods
3.2903 of 5 stars
$35.06
-0.1%
$42.50
+21.2%
-6.4%$3.50B$1.24B26.76271Positive News
NOMD
Nomad Foods
4.1943 of 5 stars
$18.44
-0.8%
$23.00
+24.7%
+11.6%$3.22B$3.10B14.417,535Earnings Report
News Coverage
USFD
US Foods
4.2394 of 5 stars
$51.62
+0.5%
$52.75
+2.2%
+32.3%$12.64B$35.60B25.5530,000Positive News
SJM
J. M. Smucker
4.5587 of 5 stars
$122.81
-1.9%
$138.07
+12.4%
-17.5%$13.04B$8.53B-2,046.835,800Earnings Report
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
ACI
Albertsons Companies
3.8038 of 5 stars
$20.81
-3.5%
$25.56
+22.8%
+1.9%$11.99B$79.16B8.89290,000Short Interest ↑
High Trading Volume
COTY
Coty
2.6589 of 5 stars
$13.26
+0.8%
$13.28
+0.1%
+10.1%$11.87B$5.55B37.8911,350Short Interest ↑
TAP
Molson Coors Beverage
2.8994 of 5 stars
$62.76
+0.0%
$67.57
+7.7%
+16.6%$13.54B$13.88B14.3916,500Short Interest ↑
Positive News
ELF
e.l.f. Beauty
4.2904 of 5 stars
$201.94
+1.2%
$177.64
-12.0%
+189.0%$11.21B$578.84M89.35339Analyst Report
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:CPB) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff