Live Nation Entertainment (LYV) Competitors

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Should you be buying Live Nation Entertainment stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Live Nation Entertainment include Endeavor Group (EDR), Warner Music Group (WMG), TKO Group (TKO), Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD), ON (ONON), Roblox (RBLX), Kellanova (K), Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO), Carnival Co. & (CCL), and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

Live Nation Entertainment vs.

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) and Endeavor Group (NYSE:EDR) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, community ranking, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Live Nation Entertainment currently has a consensus price target of $116.30, indicating a potential upside of 29.73%. Endeavor Group has a consensus price target of $29.30, indicating a potential upside of 10.82%. Given Live Nation Entertainment's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Live Nation Entertainment is more favorable than Endeavor Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Live Nation Entertainment
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Endeavor Group
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Endeavor Group has a net margin of 5.98% compared to Live Nation Entertainment's net margin of 2.48%. Live Nation Entertainment's return on equity of 118.42% beat Endeavor Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Live Nation Entertainment2.48% 118.42% 2.93%
Endeavor Group 5.98%1.05%0.45%

Endeavor Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Live Nation Entertainment. Endeavor Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Live Nation Entertainment, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Live Nation Entertainment$22.75B0.91$315.84M$1.3367.41
Endeavor Group$5.96B3.07$356.52M$1.0425.42

Live Nation Entertainment has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Endeavor Group has a beta of 0.82, indicating that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Live Nation Entertainment had 17 more articles in the media than Endeavor Group. MarketBeat recorded 19 mentions for Live Nation Entertainment and 2 mentions for Endeavor Group. Live Nation Entertainment's average media sentiment score of 0.64 beat Endeavor Group's score of 0.22 indicating that Live Nation Entertainment is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Live Nation Entertainment
10 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Endeavor Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)

74.5% of Live Nation Entertainment shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.4% of Endeavor Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Live Nation Entertainment shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 82.1% of Endeavor Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Live Nation Entertainment received 579 more outperform votes than Endeavor Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 75.33% of users gave Live Nation Entertainment an outperform vote while only 45.36% of users gave Endeavor Group an outperform vote.

Live Nation EntertainmentOutperform Votes
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Endeavor GroupOutperform Votes
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Live Nation Entertainment beats Endeavor Group on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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LYV vs. The Competition

MetricLive Nation EntertainmentAmusement & recreation services IndustryDiscretionary SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$20.69B$3.61B$6.77B$17.43B
Dividend YieldN/A1.25%2.77%3.56%
P/E Ratio67.4126.5117.5724.76
Price / Sales0.9111.865.6111.64
Price / Cash17.2521.8327.5517.62
Price / Book35.
Net Income$315.84M$76.92M$193.67M$963.51M
7 Day Performance-2.36%3.06%2.49%2.27%
1 Month Performance-15.42%1.24%-3.11%-2.06%
1 Year Performance33.41%-4.50%1.08%90.10%

Live Nation Entertainment Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Endeavor Group
3.6754 of 5 stars
Warner Music Group
3.6018 of 5 stars
TKO Group
4.3394 of 5 stars
N/A$16.45B$1.68B140.691,250Upcoming Earnings
Warner Bros. Discovery
2.5402 of 5 stars
-37.3%$20.59B$41.32B-6.5935,300Analyst Downgrade
2.9697 of 5 stars
-3.7%$20.49B$2.00B120.522,353Analyst Report
3.5458 of 5 stars
-10.5%$21.46B$2.80B-19.412,457Analyst Report
3.9342 of 5 stars
-13.1%$19.87B$13.12B21.1523,000Upcoming Earnings
Insider Selling
Take-Two Interactive Software
4.4271 of 5 stars
+11.8%$23.88B$5.40B-16.5211,580Analyst Report
Carnival Co. &
4.9187 of 5 stars
+61.7%$16.60B$21.59B56.8892,000Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
InterContinental Hotels Group
0.5674 of 5 stars

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This page (NYSE:LYV) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by Staff

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