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Molina Healthcare (MOH) Competitors

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MOH vs. HUM, CNC, ARGX, BAX, BNTX, ILMN, STE, WAT, ALGN, and GMAB

Should you be buying Molina Healthcare stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Molina Healthcare include Humana (HUM), Centene (CNC), argenx (ARGX), Baxter International (BAX), BioNTech (BNTX), Illumina (ILMN), STERIS (STE), Waters (WAT), Align Technology (ALGN), and Genmab A/S (GMAB). These companies are all part of the "medical" sector.

Molina Healthcare vs.

Molina Healthcare (NYSE:MOH) and Humana (NYSE:HUM) are both large-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, community ranking, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Molina Healthcare has a beta of 0.47, indicating that its share price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Humana has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Humana received 355 more outperform votes than Molina Healthcare when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.17% of users gave Humana an outperform vote while only 57.11% of users gave Molina Healthcare an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Molina HealthcareOutperform Votes
526
57.11%
Underperform Votes
395
42.89%
HumanaOutperform Votes
881
64.17%
Underperform Votes
492
35.83%

Molina Healthcare has a net margin of 3.20% compared to Humana's net margin of 2.34%. Molina Healthcare's return on equity of 32.34% beat Humana's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Molina Healthcare3.20% 32.34% 8.54%
Humana 2.34%19.44%6.07%

Humana has higher revenue and earnings than Molina Healthcare. Humana is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Molina Healthcare, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Molina Healthcare$34.07B0.65$1.09B$18.7820.06
Humana$106.37B0.35$2.49B$19.8215.77

In the previous week, Humana had 13 more articles in the media than Molina Healthcare. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for Humana and 8 mentions for Molina Healthcare. Molina Healthcare's average media sentiment score of 0.81 beat Humana's score of 0.50 indicating that Molina Healthcare is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Molina Healthcare
4 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Humana
5 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

98.5% of Molina Healthcare shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.4% of Humana shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Molina Healthcare shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Humana shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Molina Healthcare presently has a consensus target price of $395.82, suggesting a potential upside of 5.05%. Humana has a consensus target price of $465.42, suggesting a potential upside of 48.89%. Given Humana's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Humana is more favorable than Molina Healthcare.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Molina Healthcare
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Humana
0 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.47

Summary

Molina Healthcare and Humana tied by winning 9 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricMolina HealthcareHospital & medical service plans IndustryMedical SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$22.07B$60.51B$4.87B$17.49B
Dividend YieldN/A1.41%2.91%3.53%
P/E Ratio20.0618.09263.7625.11
Price / Sales0.650.482,414.539.39
Price / Cash15.8910.0936.7417.55
Price / Book5.213.264.605.09
Net Income$1.09B$3.04B$104.68M$972.03M
7 Day Performance0.00%-3.12%-2.29%-2.61%
1 Month Performance-6.96%-9.29%-2.16%-1.57%
1 Year Performance24.57%-2.60%14.11%113.30%

Molina Healthcare Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
HUM
Humana
4.9976 of 5 stars
$319.62
+0.8%
$465.42
+45.6%
-41.2%$38.56B$106.37B16.1367,600Analyst Report
CNC
Centene
4.8241 of 5 stars
$72.70
-0.4%
$85.08
+17.0%
+5.3%$38.89B$154.00B14.8167,700Short Interest ↓
ARGX
argenx
3.7268 of 5 stars
$384.14
-0.7%
$530.74
+38.2%
-0.4%$22.78B$1.27B-74.741,148Short Interest ↓
Positive News
BAX
Baxter International
4.8984 of 5 stars
$42.83
+1.4%
$46.30
+8.1%
-5.5%$21.46B$14.81B8.2060,000Short Interest ↓
BNTX
BioNTech
3.5433 of 5 stars
$90.05
+0.8%
$120.40
+33.7%
-31.3%$21.41B$4.13B21.866,133
ILMN
Illumina
4.8537 of 5 stars
$133.57
+2.7%
$166.95
+25.0%
-44.0%$21.27B$4.50B-18.209,300Analyst Report
News Coverage
STE
STERIS
4.3025 of 5 stars
$214.72
+1.0%
$239.60
+11.6%
+5.4%$21.22B$4.96B37.6017,100Analyst Report
News Coverage
WAT
Waters
2.8149 of 5 stars
$345.03
+1.8%
$298.67
-13.4%
+6.4%$20.43B$2.96B31.807,900
ALGN
Align Technology
4.5968 of 5 stars
$330.25
+3.2%
$334.45
+1.3%
-5.2%$24.80B$3.86B56.7421,610Positive News
GMAB
Genmab A/S
3.5921 of 5 stars
$29.97
+0.4%
$48.50
+61.8%
-25.2%$19.80B$2.39B31.222,204Short Interest ↑

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