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Genesco (GCO) Competitors

$27.20
+0.21 (+0.78%)
(As of 11:05 AM ET)

GCO vs. SCVL, DBI, ZUMZ, CTRN, TLYS, PLCE, CATO, EXPR, TJX, and ROST

Should you be buying Genesco stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Genesco include Shoe Carnival (SCVL), Designer Brands (DBI), Zumiez (ZUMZ), Citi Trends (CTRN), Tilly's (TLYS), Children's Place (PLCE), Cato (CATO), Express (EXPR), TJX Companies (TJX), and Ross Stores (ROST). These companies are all part of the "apparel retail" industry.

Genesco vs.

Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL) and Genesco (NYSE:GCO) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, media sentiment, valuation, earnings, community ranking and profitability.

Shoe Carnival has a net margin of 6.20% compared to Shoe Carnival's net margin of -0.72%. Genesco's return on equity of 13.02% beat Shoe Carnival's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Shoe Carnival6.20% 13.02% 7.15%
Genesco -0.72%1.15%0.44%

In the previous week, Shoe Carnival had 30 more articles in the media than Genesco. MarketBeat recorded 34 mentions for Shoe Carnival and 4 mentions for Genesco. Genesco's average media sentiment score of 0.64 beat Shoe Carnival's score of 0.53 indicating that Shoe Carnival is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Shoe Carnival
6 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
14 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Genesco
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Shoe Carnival has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Genesco has a beta of 2.29, meaning that its share price is 129% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Shoe Carnival currently has a consensus price target of $36.50, indicating a potential downside of 1.11%. Genesco has a consensus price target of $31.00, indicating a potential upside of 14.90%. Given Shoe Carnival's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Genesco is more favorable than Shoe Carnival.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Shoe Carnival
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Genesco
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shoe Carnival$1.18B0.85$73.35M$2.7113.62
Genesco$2.32B0.13-$16.83M-$1.32-20.44

66.1% of Shoe Carnival shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.5% of Genesco shares are held by institutional investors. 34.7% of Shoe Carnival shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.1% of Genesco shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Shoe Carnival received 38 more outperform votes than Genesco when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.44% of users gave Shoe Carnival an outperform vote while only 57.12% of users gave Genesco an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Shoe CarnivalOutperform Votes
487
66.44%
Underperform Votes
246
33.56%
GenescoOutperform Votes
449
57.12%
Underperform Votes
337
42.88%

Summary

Shoe Carnival beats Genesco on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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GCO vs. The Competition

MetricGenescoShoe stores IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$313.78M$1.49B$21.29B$17.68B
Dividend YieldN/A1.77%181.45%3.53%
P/E Ratio-20.4420.7027.6025.83
Price / Sales0.130.702.4710.26
Price / Cash3.628.3717.8615.71
Price / Book0.541.635.195.08
Net Income-$16.83M-$19.48M$751.76M$975.92M
7 Day Performance-0.81%1.02%-0.30%-1.61%
1 Month Performance2.98%3.51%5.73%4.32%
1 Year Performance40.59%43.30%10.10%23.08%

Genesco Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SCVL
Shoe Carnival
2.3027 of 5 stars
$37.07
+2.1%
$36.50
-1.5%
+85.2%$1.01B$1.18B13.685,300Earnings Report
Analyst Revision
DBI
Designer Brands
3.4358 of 5 stars
$9.67
+4.3%
$9.00
-6.9%
+44.0%$553.51M$3.07B25.4514,000News Coverage
ZUMZ
Zumiez
1.6232 of 5 stars
$18.40
+4.5%
$16.00
-13.0%
+11.6%$373.30M$875.49M-5.668,900Short Interest ↓
Positive News
CTRN
Citi Trends
0.5829 of 5 stars
$23.32
+5.7%
$27.67
+18.6%
+55.1%$199.15M$747.94M-15.864,800Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
TLYS
Tilly's
2.7128 of 5 stars
$5.83
+0.5%
$7.88
+35.1%
-27.6%$175.19M$623.08M-5.036,048
PLCE
Children's Place
0.784 of 5 stars
$13.34
+14.1%
$16.50
+23.7%
-22.7%$169.22M$1.60B-1.088,390Gap Down
CATO
Cato
1.3418 of 5 stars
$6.02
+4.2%
N/A-30.5%$123.83M$708.06M-7.177,300Dividend Announcement
Short Interest ↓
EXPR
Express
0 of 5 stars
$0.69
+3.0%
N/A-94.6%$2.59M$1.79B0.0111,000Analyst Forecast
Gap Down
TJX
TJX Companies
4.2801 of 5 stars
$102.14
+2.0%
$110.05
+7.7%
+31.7%$115.72B$54.22B25.34349,000Earnings Report
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
ROST
Ross Stores
4.8077 of 5 stars
$142.13
+7.8%
$156.58
+10.2%
+33.2%$47.86B$20.38B23.97108,000Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:GCO) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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