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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
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Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
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Dolby Laboratories (DLB) Competitors

$82.35
+1.35 (+1.67%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

DLB vs. SN, NCLH, PVH, PARA, MHK, CROX, LBTYK, PSO, HRB, and HAS

Should you be buying Dolby Laboratories stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Dolby Laboratories include SharkNinja (SN), Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH), PVH (PVH), Paramount Global (PARA), Mohawk Industries (MHK), Crocs (CROX), Liberty Global (LBTYK), Pearson (PSO), H&R Block (HRB), and Hasbro (HAS). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Dolby Laboratories vs.

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) and SharkNinja (NYSE:SN) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, community ranking, valuation, dividends and media sentiment.

Dolby Laboratories presently has a consensus price target of $107.00, indicating a potential upside of 29.93%. Given Dolby Laboratories' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Dolby Laboratories is more favorable than SharkNinja.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dolby Laboratories
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
SharkNinja
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Dolby Laboratories has a net margin of 14.70% compared to SharkNinja's net margin of 3.93%. SharkNinja's return on equity of 24.71% beat Dolby Laboratories' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dolby Laboratories14.70% 10.21% 8.22%
SharkNinja 3.93%24.71%12.19%

Dolby Laboratories has higher earnings, but lower revenue than SharkNinja.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dolby Laboratories$1.30B6.06$200.66M$1.9342.67
SharkNinja$4.25B1.83$167.08MN/AN/A

In the previous week, Dolby Laboratories and Dolby Laboratories both had 9 articles in the media. SharkNinja's average media sentiment score of 1.06 beat Dolby Laboratories' score of 0.97 indicating that SharkNinja is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Dolby Laboratories
4 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
SharkNinja
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Dolby Laboratories received 332 more outperform votes than SharkNinja when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 85.71% of users gave SharkNinja an outperform vote while only 57.48% of users gave Dolby Laboratories an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Dolby LaboratoriesOutperform Votes
338
57.48%
Underperform Votes
250
42.52%
SharkNinjaOutperform Votes
6
85.71%
Underperform Votes
1
14.29%

56.4% of Dolby Laboratories shares are owned by institutional investors. 39.5% of Dolby Laboratories shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 11.1% of SharkNinja shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Dolby Laboratories and SharkNinja tied by winning 7 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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DLB vs. The Competition

MetricDolby LaboratoriesPatent owners & lessors IndustryDiscretionary SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$7.87B$905.31M$7.07B$17.63B
Dividend Yield1.46%4.22%2.56%3.55%
P/E Ratio42.6710.2414.2622.75
Price / Sales6.0652.575.756.78
Price / Cash22.489.7731.1418.47
Price / Book3.332.354.445.86
Net Income$200.66M$22.22M$213.50M$863.03M
7 Day Performance2.95%1.94%1.02%1.63%
1 Month Performance2.60%-5.65%2.52%3.14%
1 Year Performance-1.34%-19.20%0.58%94.49%

Dolby Laboratories Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SN
SharkNinja
1.0361 of 5 stars
53.77
-1.5%
N/AN/A$7.48B$4.25B13.722,800Positive News
NCLH
Norwegian Cruise Line
3.9677 of 5 stars
$19.10
+19.8%
$19.61
+2.7%
+24.1%$8.12B$4.84B-31.3038,900Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
PVH
PVH
4.5381 of 5 stars
$137.18
+0.9%
$113.40
-17.3%
+67.5%$8.18B$9.02B16.1831,000Positive News
PARA
Paramount Global
4.0917 of 5 stars
$11.25
+1.4%
$15.00
+33.3%
-51.0%$7.33B$30.15B-6.3224,500Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
MHK
Mohawk Industries
3.7255 of 5 stars
$115.08
+1.1%
$116.10
+0.9%
+17.4%$7.33B$11.14B-16.6340,900Analyst Revision
CROX
Crocs
3.795 of 5 stars
$121.09
+1.0%
$139.78
+15.4%
-0.4%$7.33B$3.96B9.457,030
LBTYK
Liberty Global
2.3563 of 5 stars
$19.24
+1.5%
$27.00
+40.3%
-13.5%$7.26B$7.49B-2.0510,100Insider Selling
Positive News
PSO
Pearson
0.8897 of 5 stars
$12.14
-0.3%
$12.30
+1.3%
+16.0%$8.41B$4.75B0.0020,438News Coverage
Gap Up
HRB
H&R Block
3.943 of 5 stars
$50.14
+2.1%
$43.00
-14.2%
+32.4%$7.00B$3.47B13.814,000Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
HAS
Hasbro
4.568 of 5 stars
$50.28
+3.3%
$66.78
+32.8%
-8.8%$6.98B$5.00B-4.696,490Short Interest ↓

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