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Graham (GHC) Competitors

$745.22
-2.84 (-0.38%)
(As of 11:37 AM ET)

GHC vs. EDU, TAL, LOPE, LRN, STRA, LAUR, ATGE, AFYA, GOTU, and PRDO

Should you be buying Graham stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Graham include New Oriental Education & Technology Group (EDU), TAL Education Group (TAL), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Stride (LRN), Strategic Education (STRA), Laureate Education (LAUR), Adtalem Global Education (ATGE), Afya (AFYA), Gaotu Techedu (GOTU), and Perdoceo Education (PRDO). These companies are all part of the "educational services" industry.

Graham vs.

Graham (NYSE:GHC) and New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, community ranking, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

In the previous week, New Oriental Education & Technology Group had 4 more articles in the media than Graham. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for New Oriental Education & Technology Group and 2 mentions for Graham. Graham's average media sentiment score of 1.25 beat New Oriental Education & Technology Group's score of 0.86 indicating that Graham is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Graham
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

New Oriental Education & Technology Group received 462 more outperform votes than Graham when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.41% of users gave New Oriental Education & Technology Group an outperform vote while only 62.79% of users gave Graham an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GrahamOutperform Votes
135
62.79%
Underperform Votes
80
37.21%
New Oriental Education & Technology GroupOutperform Votes
597
66.41%
Underperform Votes
302
33.59%

New Oriental Education & Technology Group has a net margin of 7.72% compared to Graham's net margin of 6.12%. New Oriental Education & Technology Group's return on equity of 8.11% beat Graham's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Graham6.12% 5.39% 3.04%
New Oriental Education & Technology Group 7.72%8.11%4.75%

Graham has higher revenue and earnings than New Oriental Education & Technology Group. Graham is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than New Oriental Education & Technology Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Graham$4.54B0.73$205.29M$60.3112.40
New Oriental Education & Technology Group$3.00B4.42$177.34M$1.8642.00

Graham has a beta of 1.11, meaning that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, New Oriental Education & Technology Group has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500.

New Oriental Education & Technology Group has a consensus price target of $97.67, suggesting a potential upside of 25.02%. Given New Oriental Education & Technology Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe New Oriental Education & Technology Group is more favorable than Graham.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Graham
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

62.5% of Graham shares are held by institutional investors. 20.5% of Graham shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.5% of New Oriental Education & Technology Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

New Oriental Education & Technology Group beats Graham on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricGrahamEducational services IndustryDiscretionary SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$3.32B$906.49M$6.87B$17.80B
Dividend Yield0.93%1.64%2.88%3.53%
P/E Ratio12.407.3118.4525.71
Price / Sales0.731.615.9511.56
Price / Cash6.6619.5513.5215.70
Price / Book0.842.185.365.09
Net Income$205.29M$10.59M$189.44M$972.52M
7 Day Performance-1.60%-4.11%-2.01%-1.58%
1 Month Performance4.21%5.40%2.32%4.59%
1 Year Performance31.33%19.28%5.74%23.69%

Graham Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
EDU
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
2.3095 of 5 stars
$78.12
-1.4%
$97.67
+25.0%
+107.9%$13.26B$3.00B42.0055,506Positive News
Gap Down
TAL
TAL Education Group
0.52 of 5 stars
$11.43
-3.4%
$12.37
+8.2%
+95.4%$7.29B$1.49B-1,141.8611,700Stock Split
LOPE
Grand Canyon Education
4.6576 of 5 stars
$145.46
+0.7%
$163.33
+12.3%
+37.1%$4.33B$960.90M20.345,800Analyst Forecast
Positive News
LRN
Stride
2.1205 of 5 stars
$70.91
-0.8%
$72.00
+1.5%
+76.7%$3.07B$1.84B16.657,800Positive News
STRA
Strategic Education
3.5778 of 5 stars
$114.80
-0.8%
$133.50
+16.3%
+44.6%$2.83B$1.13B27.203,774Dividend Announcement
LAUR
Laureate Education
4.056 of 5 stars
$16.02
-0.1%
$17.00
+6.1%
+29.3%$2.52B$1.48B21.6528,900
ATGE
Adtalem Global Education
4.4034 of 5 stars
$65.54
+0.8%
$63.33
-3.4%
+55.0%$2.46B$1.45B24.649,655Positive News
AFYA
Afya
3.9682 of 5 stars
$18.33
-1.0%
$23.00
+25.5%
+44.9%$1.72B$576.09M17.139,680News Coverage
Positive News
GOTU
Gaotu Techedu
0.525 of 5 stars
$6.23
-1.7%
$6.58
+5.5%
+150.2%$1.61B$417.02M-77.887,767Gap Down
PRDO
Perdoceo Education
2.7303 of 5 stars
$23.34
+1.9%
$25.00
+7.1%
+95.6%$1.53B$682.67M10.284,350Positive News

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This page (NYSE:GHC) was last updated on 5/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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