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Emerson Electric (EMR) Competitors

$108.41
+0.27 (+0.25%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

EMR vs. ETN, ROP, AME, ROK, ENPH, GNRC, AYI, WIRE, FELE, and ENS

Should you be buying Emerson Electric stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Emerson Electric include Eaton (ETN), Roper Technologies (ROP), AMETEK (AME), Rockwell Automation (ROK), Enphase Energy (ENPH), Generac (GNRC), Acuity Brands (AYI), Encore Wire (WIRE), Franklin Electric (FELE), and EnerSys (ENS). These companies are all part of the "electrical components & equipment" industry.

Emerson Electric vs.

Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) and Eaton (NYSE:ETN) are both large-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, community ranking, valuation, earnings and risk.

Emerson Electric has a beta of 1.33, indicating that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Eaton has a beta of 1.04, indicating that its share price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Eaton received 197 more outperform votes than Emerson Electric when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.59% of users gave Eaton an outperform vote while only 58.16% of users gave Emerson Electric an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Emerson ElectricOutperform Votes
702
58.16%
Underperform Votes
505
41.84%
EatonOutperform Votes
899
66.59%
Underperform Votes
451
33.41%

Emerson Electric has a net margin of 64.97% compared to Eaton's net margin of 14.38%. Eaton's return on equity of 20.69% beat Emerson Electric's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Emerson Electric64.97% 11.14% 6.59%
Eaton 14.38%20.69%10.25%

In the previous week, Emerson Electric and Emerson Electric both had 9 articles in the media. Emerson Electric's average media sentiment score of 1.32 beat Eaton's score of 1.27 indicating that Emerson Electric is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Emerson Electric
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Eaton
9 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Emerson Electric pays an annual dividend of $2.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Eaton pays an annual dividend of $3.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Emerson Electric pays out 11.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Eaton pays out 44.4% 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. Emerson Electric is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Emerson Electric presently has a consensus price target of $121.76, indicating a potential upside of 12.32%. Eaton has a consensus price target of $314.27, indicating a potential downside of 1.81%. Given Emerson Electric's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Emerson Electric is more favorable than Eaton.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Emerson Electric
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
14 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.82
Eaton
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

Emerson Electric has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Eaton. Emerson Electric is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Eaton, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Emerson Electric$15.17B4.09$13.22B$18.695.80
Eaton$23.20B5.52$3.22B$8.4737.79

74.3% of Emerson Electric shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.0% of Eaton shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Emerson Electric shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Eaton shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Emerson Electric beats Eaton on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricEmerson ElectricElectronic, electrical equipment & components, except computer equipment IndustryIndustrial SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$62.02B$68.05B$9.51B$17.73B
Dividend Yield1.94%1.57%2.07%3.62%
P/E Ratio5.8015.4418.0921.89
Price / Sales4.092.078.4114.41
Price / Cash17.1919.8018.4419.18
Price / Book2.343.453.484.82
Net Income$13.22B$4.04B$462.55M$976.34M
7 Day Performance1.83%0.84%0.29%0.93%
1 Month Performance-5.47%-8.31%-5.99%-3.19%
1 Year Performance24.01%1.06%0.21%8.58%

Emerson Electric Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ETN
Eaton
4.4686 of 5 stars
$319.90
-1.0%
$314.27
-1.8%
+64.2%$127.90B$23.20B37.7794,000Positive News
ROP
Roper Technologies
3.0538 of 5 stars
$561.49
+0.4%
$584.82
+4.2%
+23.0%$60.10B$6.18B40.7516,800
AME
AMETEK
3.5352 of 5 stars
$168.67
+0.1%
$181.80
+7.8%
+7.7%$39.04B$6.60B29.6421,500Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
ROK
Rockwell Automation
4.9679 of 5 stars
$258.68
-0.7%
$307.21
+18.8%
-19.4%$29.49B$9.06B25.2929,000Positive News
High Trading Volume
ENPH
Enphase Energy
4.8606 of 5 stars
$106.67
-1.8%
$136.55
+28.0%
-36.5%$14.51B$2.29B55.563,157Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
GNRC
Generac
3.5514 of 5 stars
$137.09
-0.4%
$141.67
+3.3%
+4.3%$8.31B$4.02B37.778,600Positive News
AYI
Acuity Brands
3.9914 of 5 stars
$238.92
-2.6%
$287.75
+20.4%
+46.1%$7.36B$3.95B19.9812,200Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
WIRE
Encore Wire
2.2124 of 5 stars
$289.40
+0.1%
$273.33
-5.6%
+64.2%$4.57B$2.57B15.351,629Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
FELE
Franklin Electric
3.1408 of 5 stars
$97.34
+0.1%
$100.00
+2.7%
-3.1%$4.49B$2.07B24.216,400Positive News
High Trading Volume
ENS
EnerSys
3.6504 of 5 stars
$106.08
-0.4%
$126.50
+19.2%
+2.3%$4.26B$3.58B16.3210,797Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:EMR) was last updated on 6/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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