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Lennox International (LII) Competitors

$486.81
-16.12 (-3.21%)
(As of 04:32 PM ET)

LII vs. BLDR, OC, MAS, AOS, TREX, UFPI, SSD, AAON, AWI, and GFF

Should you be buying Lennox International stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lennox International include Builders FirstSource (BLDR), Owens Corning (OC), Masco (MAS), A. O. Smith (AOS), Trex (TREX), UFP Industries (UFPI), Simpson Manufacturing (SSD), AAON (AAON), Armstrong World Industries (AWI), and Griffon (GFF). These companies are all part of the "building products" industry.

Lennox International vs.

Builders FirstSource (NYSE:BLDR) and Lennox International (NYSE:LII) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, dividends, media sentiment, institutional ownership, valuation, community ranking and profitability.

Builders FirstSource has a beta of 2.08, suggesting that its share price is 108% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lennox International has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Builders FirstSource presently has a consensus price target of $196.27, indicating a potential upside of 24.22%. Lennox International has a consensus price target of $484.62, indicating a potential downside of 1.08%. Given Lennox International's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Builders FirstSource is more favorable than Lennox International.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Builders FirstSource
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.73
Lennox International
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.54

Builders FirstSource received 161 more outperform votes than Lennox International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.88% of users gave Builders FirstSource an outperform vote while only 47.76% of users gave Lennox International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Builders FirstSourceOutperform Votes
545
64.88%
Underperform Votes
295
35.12%
Lennox InternationalOutperform Votes
384
47.76%
Underperform Votes
420
52.24%

Builders FirstSource has higher revenue and earnings than Lennox International. Builders FirstSource is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lennox International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Builders FirstSource$17.10B1.13$1.54B$11.6813.55
Lennox International$4.98B3.50$590.10M$17.2628.36

In the previous week, Builders FirstSource had 5 more articles in the media than Lennox International. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Builders FirstSource and 6 mentions for Lennox International. Lennox International's average media sentiment score of 1.33 beat Builders FirstSource's score of 0.39 indicating that Builders FirstSource is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Builders FirstSource
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Lennox International
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Lennox International has a net margin of 12.38% compared to Lennox International's net margin of 8.57%. Builders FirstSource's return on equity of 303.36% beat Lennox International's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Builders FirstSource8.57% 38.66% 16.68%
Lennox International 12.38%303.36%22.81%

95.5% of Builders FirstSource shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.1% of Lennox International shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Builders FirstSource shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 10.4% of Lennox International shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Builders FirstSource beats Lennox International on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricLennox InternationalRefrigeration & heating equipment IndustryConstruction SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$17.43B$25.81B$8.58B$17.48B
Dividend Yield0.87%1.11%1.96%3.53%
P/E Ratio28.3623.2022.4923.47
Price / Sales3.503.303.6310.00
Price / Cash24.6318.3915.8819.29
Price / Book47.2915.734.495.82
Net Income$590.10M$792.22M$508.55M$975.91M
7 Day Performance-1.77%-1.53%-0.37%-1.86%
1 Month Performance2.54%-0.62%2.75%1.20%
1 Year Performance74.45%37.05%33.39%22.01%

Lennox International Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BLDR
Builders FirstSource
4.7795 of 5 stars
$171.10
+2.8%
$196.27
+14.7%
+40.8%$20.88B$17.10B14.6529,000Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
OC
Owens Corning
4.518 of 5 stars
$181.35
+2.6%
$172.07
-5.1%
+62.0%$15.72B$9.68B14.6818,000Insider Selling
MAS
Masco
4.3489 of 5 stars
$69.10
+0.5%
$72.15
+4.4%
+32.9%$15.22B$7.97B16.9418,000Short Interest ↓
Positive News
AOS
A. O. Smith
4.5735 of 5 stars
$84.78
+0.8%
$90.67
+6.9%
+23.8%$12.43B$3.85B21.9612,000Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Positive News
TREX
Trex
0.9438 of 5 stars
$88.30
+1.4%
$89.47
+1.3%
+63.8%$9.60B$1.09B37.901,765
UFPI
UFP Industries
3.5468 of 5 stars
$120.14
+1.4%
$116.50
-3.0%
+45.0%$7.42B$7.22B14.9415,800
SSD
Simpson Manufacturing
2.6002 of 5 stars
$173.01
+1.4%
$195.00
+12.7%
+39.2%$7.29B$2.21B21.685,497Short Interest ↑
AAON
AAON
3.8247 of 5 stars
$78.26
+2.6%
N/A+93.8%$6.43B$1.16B36.463,856Dividend Announcement
AWI
Armstrong World Industries
3.5815 of 5 stars
$116.75
+1.1%
$110.17
-5.6%
+81.8%$5.11B$1.30B21.953,100Positive News
GFF
Griffon
4.0325 of 5 stars
$67.48
+2.5%
$81.00
+20.0%
+107.1%$3.34B$2.69B17.805,700Short Interest ↑

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

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