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NYSE:ITUB

Itaú Unibanco Stock Competitors

$5.09
+0.08 (+1.60%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$5.04
$5.11
50-Day Range
$4.47
$5.86
52-Week Range
$3.60
$6.76
Volume
47.35 million shs
Average Volume
56.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$49.88 billion
P/E Ratio
9.60
Dividend Yield
0.64%
Beta
0.78

Itaú Unibanco (NYSE:ITUB) Vs. BNS, BBD, BBDO, BK, MTB, SIVB, STT, FITB, NTRS, and CFG

Should you be buying Itaú Unibanco stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Itaú Unibanco include Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Banco Bradesco (BBD), Banco Bradesco (BBDO), Bank of New York Mellon (BK), M&T Bank (MTB), SVB Financial Group (SIVB), State Street (STT), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB), Northern Trust (NTRS), and Citizens Financial Group (CFG). These companies are all part of the "state commercial banks" industry.

Itaú Unibanco vs.

Itaú Unibanco (NYSE:ITUB) and Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings, dividends, valuation, community ranking and profitability.

Bank of Nova Scotia has a net margin of 25.54% compared to Itaú Unibanco's net margin of 12.84%. Itaú Unibanco's return on equity of 16.01% beat Bank of Nova Scotia's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Itaú Unibanco 12.84% 16.01% 1.26%
Bank of Nova Scotia 25.54% 15.22% 0.86%

Itaú Unibanco pays an annual dividend of $0.03 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Bank of Nova Scotia pays an annual dividend of $3.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.1%. Itaú Unibanco pays out 5.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Bank of Nova Scotia pays out 50.4% 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.

Bank of Nova Scotia received 333 more outperform votes than Itaú Unibanco when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 66.56% of users gave Itaú Unibanco an outperform vote while only 65.93% of users gave Bank of Nova Scotia an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Itaú UnibancoOutperform Votes
414
66.56%
Underperform Votes
208
33.44%
Bank of Nova ScotiaOutperform Votes
747
65.93%
Underperform Votes
386
34.07%

Itaú Unibanco presently has a consensus target price of $4.75, indicating a potential downside of 6.68%. Bank of Nova Scotia has a consensus target price of $96.09, indicating a potential upside of 53.62%. Given Bank of Nova Scotia's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Bank of Nova Scotia is more favorable than Itaú Unibanco.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Itaú Unibanco
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Bank of Nova Scotia
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

8.7% of Itaú Unibanco shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.0% of Bank of Nova Scotia shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Itaú Unibanco has a beta of 0.78, indicating that its share price is 22% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bank of Nova Scotia has a beta of 0.94, indicating that its share price is 6% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Bank of Nova Scotia has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Itaú Unibanco. Itaú Unibanco is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bank of Nova Scotia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Itaú Unibanco$36.27 billion1.38$4.96 billion$0.539.60
Bank of Nova Scotia$31.20 billion2.41$7.65 billion$6.359.85

In the previous week, Bank of Nova Scotia had 17 more articles in the media than Itaú Unibanco. MarketBeat recorded 19 mentions for Bank of Nova Scotia and 2 mentions for Itaú Unibanco. Itaú Unibanco's average media sentiment score of 0.70 beat Bank of Nova Scotia's score of 0.33 indicating that Itaú Unibanco is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Itaú Unibanco
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Bank of Nova Scotia
5 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Bank of Nova Scotia beats Itaú Unibanco on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding ITUB 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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Itaú Unibanco (NYSE:ITUB) vs. Its Competitors

MetricItaú UnibancoState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$49.10B$2.85B$7.27B$13.16B
Dividend Yield0.64%3.63%5.53%3.52%
P/E Ratio9.609.7510.3215.97
Price / Sales1.383.14178.2930.05
Price / Cash8.558.9824.0936.00
Price / Book1.601.244.739.33
Net Income$4.96B$368.10M$925.57M$884.41M
7 Day Performance4.95%-0.69%-0.51%-0.49%
1 Month Performance-6.09%-7.13%-7.21%-8.80%
1 Year Performance-6.78%-4.74%124.75%-11.09%

Itaú Unibanco Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BNS
Bank of Nova Scotia
2.6131 of 5 stars
$62.55
-0.4%
$96.09
+53.6%
-4.6%$75.25B$31.20B9.8589,488Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
BBD
Banco Bradesco
1.8398 of 5 stars
$3.99
+2.6%
$4.27
+7.1%
-9.3%$42.66B$22.16B10.1687,274Dividend Increase
BBDO
Banco Bradesco
1.4098 of 5 stars
$3.41
+0.3%
N/A-10.7%$36.35B$22.16B8.6885,264Dividend Increase
Positive News
BK
Bank of New York Mellon
3.4228 of 5 stars
$43.77
+1.0%
$56.54
+29.2%
-13.5%$35.36B$16.16B10.8349,100Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
MTB
M&T Bank
2.8965 of 5 stars
$162.73
-0.1%
$194.81
+19.7%
+1.2%$29.20B$6.11B12.4317,569Dividend Announcement
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
SIVB
SVB Financial Group
2.6818 of 5 stars
$434.70
-0.2%
$743.28
+71.0%
-22.3%$25.58B$6.03B14.756,567
STT
State Street
3.4453 of 5 stars
$67.47
+2.3%
$101.00
+49.7%
-19.9%$24.77B$12.03B9.1438,784Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
FITB
Fifth Third Bancorp
3.3581 of 5 stars
$35.64
0.0%
$49.19
+38.0%
-14.2%$24.37B$8.33B10.2119,112Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
NTRS
Northern Trust
2.2865 of 5 stars
$103.47
+1.4%
$128.45
+24.1%
-12.4%$21.25B$6.49B14.3721,100Analyst Report
CFG
Citizens Financial Group
3.6937 of 5 stars
$37.75
+0.1%
$57.22
+51.6%
-22.3%$18.70B$6.99B8.0017,463
ALLY
Ally Financial
3.3998 of 5 stars
$38.67
+0.0%
$60.36
+56.1%
-26.7%$12.49B$8.21B4.869,500News Coverage
SBNY
Signature Bank
3.3655 of 5 stars
$190.89
+1.0%
$376.92
+97.5%
-19.6%$11.57B$2.31B11.171,854Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
FCNCA
First Citizens BancShares
2.7081 of 5 stars
$635.70
-2.2%
$991.67
+56.0%
-25.2%$10.16B$1.96B11.346,846Analyst Revision
EWBC
East West Bancorp
2.9131 of 5 stars
$68.90
+0.8%
$97.00
+40.8%
-9.0%$9.72B$1.90B10.903,100Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
WAL
Western Alliance Bancorporation
3.6748 of 5 stars
$74.45
+0.1%
$126.86
+70.4%
-24.3%$8.06B$2.06B8.283,139Analyst Report
CBSH
Commerce Bancshares
2.0565 of 5 stars
$65.53
-0.4%
$66.62
+1.7%
-15.8%$7.91B$1.41B15.514,537News Coverage
PB
Prosperity Bancshares
2.7832 of 5 stars
$69.31
-0.7%
$80.00
+15.4%
-7.2%$6.39B$1.19B12.583,704Short Interest ↑
BPOP
Popular
2.9548 of 5 stars
$76.96
+0.6%
$112.00
+45.5%
-4.8%$5.89B$2.76B6.988,500Insider Selling
FFIN
First Financial Bankshares
2.6765 of 5 stars
$39.81
-0.5%
$48.88
+22.8%
-19.4%$5.71B$518.58M25.201,500Insider Buying
SSB
SouthState
3.0698 of 5 stars
$75.01
+0.1%
$84.93
+13.2%
-15.9%$5.66B$1.44B12.424,929Analyst Revision
GBCI
Glacier Bancorp
2.9615 of 5 stars
$45.71
+0.7%
$66.00
+44.4%
-21.6%$5.06B$825.89M17.123,559Analyst Downgrade
OZK
Bank OZK
2.9481 of 5 stars
$38.47
+1.5%
$51.86
+34.8%
-9.4%$4.75B$1.19B8.842,542
UBSI
United Bankshares
2.8915 of 5 stars
$35.36
+1.2%
$39.00
+10.3%
-13.4%$4.73B$1.07B13.602,966Analyst Downgrade
Positive News
WTFC
Wintrust Financial
3.4007 of 5 stars
$81.43
+0.3%
$115.29
+41.6%
+6.3%$4.65B$1.86B11.445,239
SFBS
ServisFirst Bancshares
2.3098 of 5 stars
$78.43
-0.3%
$86.50
+10.3%
+15.5%$4.26B$449.76M19.96502
HOMB
Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR)
3.3348 of 5 stars
$20.62
+0.5%
$27.50
+33.4%
-24.1%$4.24B$762.74M11.521,992Ex-Dividend
HWC
Hancock Whitney
3.1748 of 5 stars
$47.06
+1.1%
$60.75
+29.1%
-3.6%$4.06B$1.35B8.703,486News Coverage
INDB
Independent Bank
2.7565 of 5 stars
$79.76
+1.5%
$88.00
+10.3%
+1.7%$3.73B$521.13M22.721,691
FIBK
First Interstate BancSystem
2.9615 of 5 stars
$33.61
+0.5%
$44.00
+30.9%
-26.2%$3.66B$656M17.512,358
CVBF
CVB Financial
2.3948 of 5 stars
$23.88
+1.2%
$23.00
-3.7%
+6.7%$3.37B$468.02M16.941,015
UCBI
United Community Banks
2.7748 of 5 stars
$29.86
+0.6%
$42.00
+40.7%
-14.1%$3.14B$736.61M11.572,921Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
FHB
First Hawaiian
2.0431 of 5 stars
$24.46
+1.1%
$30.50
+24.7%
-13.3%$3.13B$734.23M11.872,000
BOH
Bank of Hawaii
2.7032 of 5 stars
$75.27
+0.2%
$84.00
+11.6%
-17.1%$3.03B$698.07M12.402,056High Trading Volume
ABCB
Ameris Bancorp
3.3481 of 5 stars
$43.01
+1.5%
$57.00
+32.5%
-24.6%$2.99B$1.07B8.982,865
ASB
Associated Banc
3.1115 of 5 stars
$19.55
flat
$24.60
+25.8%
-14.1%$2.93B$1.13B9.404,003
PPBI
Pacific Premier Bancorp
3.1798 of 5 stars
$30.90
+0.5%
$46.67
+51.0%
-31.8%$2.92B$804.59M8.701,520
IBTX
Independent Bank Group
2.6131 of 5 stars
$69.45
+1.5%
$85.00
+22.4%
-7.2%$2.89B$650.08M13.891,543Positive News
CATY
Cathay General Bancorp
2.6015 of 5 stars
$38.45
+0.5%
$44.00
+14.4%
-6.9%$2.89B$721.11M9.941,156Dividend Announcement
CADE
Cadence Bank
2.8848 of 5 stars
$25.39
+0.6%
$37.50
+47.7%
+13.3%$2.76B$1.26B14.766,595
FBP
First BanCorp.
2.7281 of 5 stars
$13.61
-0.2%
$16.50
+21.2%
+6.3%$2.69B$915.87M9.393,075Insider Selling
TCBI
Texas Capital Bancshares
2.5293 of 5 stars
$51.15
-0.5%
$70.36
+37.6%
-25.1%$2.59B$1.01B12.951,751
AUB
Atlantic Union Bankshares
3.2014 of 5 stars
$34.07
+1.2%
$44.25
+29.9%
-17.2%$2.53B$718.16M10.921,876Short Interest ↑
IBOC
International Bancshares
1.8448 of 5 stars
$39.95
+0.8%
N/A-16.0%$2.52B$620.43M10.242,261
HTH
Hilltop
3.0565 of 5 stars
$29.40
-2.3%
$31.89
+8.5%
-18.2%$2.34B$1.94B8.604,900High Trading Volume
SI
Silvergate Capital
2.7736 of 5 stars
$70.39
-1.9%
$206.00
+192.7%
-35.8%$2.23B$175.65M22.49279Positive News
Gap Up
COLB
Columbia Banking System
3.0382 of 5 stars
$28.78
+1.7%
$35.60
+23.7%
-33.6%$2.23B$630.16M10.282,260Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
SBCF
Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida
2.4681 of 5 stars
$32.40
+0.7%
$37.50
+15.7%
-13.8%$1.97B$354.97M16.96989
BANR
Banner
2.8081 of 5 stars
$54.51
+0.6%
$65.33
+19.9%
-6.5%$1.86B$616.92M9.551,935
BANR
Banner
2.8081 of 5 stars
$54.51
+0.6%
$65.33
+19.9%
-6.5%$1.86B$616.92M9.551,935
FBK
FB Financial
2.6548 of 5 stars
$39.02
+0.8%
$49.00
+25.6%
-6.3%$1.84B$613.25M10.841,962News Coverage
This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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