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Masco (MAS) Competitors

$67.84
-0.40 (-0.59%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

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

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

Masco vs.

Masco (NYSE:MAS) and Lennox International (NYSE:LII) are both large-cap construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, media sentiment and valuation.

Lennox International has a net margin of 12.38% compared to Masco's net margin of 11.60%. Masco's return on equity of 865.37% beat Lennox International's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Masco11.60% 865.37% 16.60%
Lennox International 12.38%303.36%22.81%

Masco currently has a consensus price target of $72.15, indicating a potential upside of 6.36%. Lennox International has a consensus price target of $491.92, indicating a potential downside of 9.41%. Given Masco's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Masco is more favorable than Lennox International.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Masco
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.54
Lennox International
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.54

Masco has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lennox International has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Masco and Masco both had 6 articles in the media. Masco's average media sentiment score of 1.69 beat Lennox International's score of 0.48 indicating that Masco is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Masco
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
Lennox International
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Masco pays an annual dividend of $1.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Lennox International pays an annual dividend of $4.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Masco pays out 28.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Lennox International pays out 25.5% 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.

93.9% of Masco shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.1% of Lennox International shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Masco shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 10.4% of Lennox International shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Masco received 333 more outperform votes than Lennox International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.24% of users gave Masco an outperform vote while only 47.83% of users gave Lennox International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MascoOutperform Votes
718
66.24%
Underperform Votes
366
33.76%
Lennox InternationalOutperform Votes
385
47.83%
Underperform Votes
420
52.17%

Masco has higher revenue and earnings than Lennox International. Masco 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
Masco$7.97B1.88$908M$4.0816.63
Lennox International$4.98B3.88$590.10M$17.2631.46

Summary

Masco beats Lennox International on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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MAS vs. The Competition

MetricMascoHeating equipment, except electric & warm air; & plumbing fixtures IndustryConstruction SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$15.03B$5.20B$8.48B$17.84B
Dividend Yield1.70%2.07%1.89%3.62%
P/E Ratio16.6319.7721.5321.75
Price / Sales1.882.263.1814.45
Price / Cash14.9914.3015.9719.18
Price / Book154.1853.795.244.82
Net Income$908M$309.83M$501.18M$976.34M
7 Day Performance-1.88%-1.92%2.41%0.93%
1 Month Performance-1.31%-13.57%1.41%-1.78%
1 Year Performance22.77%-25.30%26.70%9.91%

Masco Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LII
Lennox International
4.3458 of 5 stars
$543.00
-0.1%
$491.92
-9.4%
+73.5%$19.34B$4.98B31.4612,600Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
BLDR
Builders FirstSource
4.5124 of 5 stars
$142.83
-1.3%
$195.13
+36.6%
+12.3%$17.43B$17.10B12.2329,000Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
OC
Owens Corning
4.2542 of 5 stars
$177.70
+1.2%
$179.00
+0.7%
+43.3%$15.40B$9.68B14.3918,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
AOS
A. O. Smith
4.5725 of 5 stars
$84.14
+0.3%
$90.67
+7.8%
+21.9%$12.34B$3.85B21.8012,000Analyst Revision
Positive News
TREX
Trex
2.4005 of 5 stars
$77.99
-7.2%
$89.47
+14.7%
+29.8%$8.48B$1.09B33.471,765Positive News
High Trading Volume
SSD
Simpson Manufacturing
2.9783 of 5 stars
$171.63
+0.4%
$195.00
+13.6%
+28.2%$7.24B$2.21B21.515,497Positive News
High Trading Volume
UFPI
UFP Industries
4.2062 of 5 stars
$116.08
+0.6%
$116.50
+0.4%
+29.0%$7.17B$7.03B14.4415,800Positive News
High Trading Volume
AAON
AAON
3.2237 of 5 stars
$79.28
-1.2%
N/A+83.5%$6.52B$1.17B36.933,856Positive News
High Trading Volume
AWI
Armstrong World Industries
2.8204 of 5 stars
$114.61
+0.5%
$110.17
-3.9%
+62.8%$5.02B$1.31B21.543,100Positive News
High Trading Volume
GFF
Griffon
4.2291 of 5 stars
$64.95
-1.1%
$81.00
+24.7%
+69.3%$3.22B$2.69B17.145,700Gap Down
High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:MAS) was last updated on 6/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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