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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
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)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
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)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
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)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case

KeyCorp (KEY) Competitors

$14.19
-0.08 (-0.56%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

KEY vs. RF, WBS, FHN, HBAN, CFR, PNFP, ZION, BOKF, SNV, and FNB

Should you be buying KeyCorp stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of KeyCorp include Regions Financial (RF), Webster Financial (WBS), First Horizon (FHN), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR), Pinnacle Financial Partners (PNFP), Zions Bancorporation, National Association (ZION), BOK Financial (BOKF), Synovus Financial (SNV), and F.N.B. (FNB). These companies are all part of the "regional banks" industry.

KeyCorp vs.

Regions Financial (NYSE:RF) and KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, media sentiment, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, community ranking and risk.

KeyCorp received 201 more outperform votes than Regions Financial when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.61% of users gave Regions Financial an outperform vote while only 63.04% of users gave KeyCorp an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Regions FinancialOutperform Votes
916
63.61%
Underperform Votes
524
36.39%
KeyCorpOutperform Votes
1117
63.04%
Underperform Votes
655
36.96%

Regions Financial has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KeyCorp has a beta of 1.28, suggesting that its share price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Regions Financial and Regions Financial both had 16 articles in the media. KeyCorp's average media sentiment score of 1.01 beat Regions Financial's score of 0.84 indicating that Regions Financial is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Regions Financial
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
KeyCorp
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Regions Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.2%. KeyCorp pays an annual dividend of $0.82 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.8%. Regions Financial pays out 45.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. KeyCorp pays out 92.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Regions Financial has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Regions Financial$9.15B1.87$2.07B$2.098.89
KeyCorp$10.40B1.27$967M$0.8915.94

Regions Financial currently has a consensus target price of $20.12, suggesting a potential upside of 8.21%. KeyCorp has a consensus target price of $15.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.71%. Given KeyCorp's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Regions Financial is more favorable than KeyCorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Regions Financial
1 Sell rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.24
KeyCorp
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

Regions Financial has a net margin of 22.66% compared to Regions Financial's net margin of 8.61%. KeyCorp's return on equity of 14.50% beat Regions Financial's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Regions Financial22.66% 14.50% 1.43%
KeyCorp 8.61%10.63%0.64%

75.8% of Regions Financial shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.8% of KeyCorp shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Regions Financial shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of KeyCorp shares are held by 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

Regions Financial beats KeyCorp on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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KEY vs. The Competition

MetricKeyCorpNational commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$13.25B$17.40B$8.66B$17.64B
Dividend Yield5.78%3.92%10.15%3.55%
P/E Ratio15.949.7354.2821.87
Price / Sales1.271.9965.856.78
Price / Cash9.277.7917.4218.47
Price / Book1.091.082.485.86
Net Income$967M$2.27B$804.45M$863.03M
7 Day Performance-0.49%-0.37%0.29%1.63%
1 Month Performance-1.25%-1.32%0.84%3.14%
1 Year Performance-22.54%-8.46%10.43%94.49%

KeyCorp Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RF
Regions Financial
4.6912 of 5 stars
$18.58
+1.9%
$20.12
+8.3%
-18.8%$17.28B$9.15B8.8920,073Analyst Revision
WBS
Webster Financial
4.9922 of 5 stars
$47.79
+2.4%
$56.23
+17.7%
-9.1%$8.22B$3.94B9.774,193Short Interest ↑
Positive News
FHN
First Horizon
4.3733 of 5 stars
$14.13
+1.8%
$14.35
+1.6%
-35.7%$7.90B$5.03B9.247,542Short Interest ↑
HBAN
Huntington Bancshares
4.7283 of 5 stars
$13.02
+1.9%
$13.66
+4.9%
-13.5%$18.86B$10.84B10.5019,955Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
CFR
Cullen/Frost Bankers
4.3172 of 5 stars
$109.24
+1.6%
$113.77
+4.1%
-18.2%$7.01B$2.65B12.005,495Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Positive News
PNFP
Pinnacle Financial Partners
4.7159 of 5 stars
$83.28
+0.2%
$87.50
+5.1%
+11.8%$6.39B$2.79B11.603,242Positive News
ZION
Zions Bancorporation, National Association
4.3488 of 5 stars
$38.68
+0.7%
$40.79
+5.5%
-19.7%$5.73B$4.62B8.899,989Insider Buying
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
BOKF
BOK Financial
4.1966 of 5 stars
$84.51
+1.8%
$88.25
+4.4%
-16.9%$5.50B$3.13B10.564,877Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
SNV
Synovus Financial
4.4059 of 5 stars
$37.57
+0.8%
$38.80
+3.3%
-6.3%$5.49B$3.45B10.865,114News Coverage
FNB
F.N.B.
3.3287 of 5 stars
$13.66
+1.5%
$14.67
+7.4%
-4.3%$4.90B$2.23B10.354,190Analyst Revision
Positive News

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