Mettler-Toledo International (MTD) Competitors

$1,522.75
-7.80 (-0.51%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

MTD vs. A, BRKR, ON, GRMN, VEEV, ORAN, FICO, CTSH, HPQ, and GFS

Should you be buying Mettler-Toledo International stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Mettler-Toledo International include Agilent Technologies (A), Bruker (BRKR), Onsemi (ON), Garmin (GRMN), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Orange (ORAN), Fair Isaac (FICO), Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH), HP (HPQ), and GLOBALFOUNDRIES (GFS). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

Mettler-Toledo International vs.

Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) and Mettler-Toledo International (NYSE:MTD) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, community ranking, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, media sentiment, risk, earnings and valuation.

Agilent Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $141.29, suggesting a potential downside of 8.39%. Mettler-Toledo International has a consensus price target of $1,257.14, suggesting a potential downside of 17.44%. Given Mettler-Toledo International's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Agilent Technologies is more favorable than Mettler-Toledo International.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Agilent Technologies
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.59
Mettler-Toledo International
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.14

In the previous week, Mettler-Toledo International had 17 more articles in the media than Agilent Technologies. MarketBeat recorded 29 mentions for Mettler-Toledo International and 12 mentions for Agilent Technologies. Agilent Technologies' average media sentiment score of 0.58 beat Mettler-Toledo International's score of 0.54 indicating that Mettler-Toledo International is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Agilent Technologies
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Mettler-Toledo International
11 Very Positive mention(s)
6 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Agilent Technologies received 484 more outperform votes than Mettler-Toledo International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 71.91% of users gave Agilent Technologies an outperform vote while only 57.46% of users gave Mettler-Toledo International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Agilent TechnologiesOutperform Votes
850
71.91%
Underperform Votes
332
28.09%
Mettler-Toledo InternationalOutperform Votes
366
57.46%
Underperform Votes
271
42.54%

95.1% of Mettler-Toledo International shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of Mettler-Toledo International shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Agilent Technologies has a beta of 1.13, indicating that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mettler-Toledo International has a beta of 1.16, indicating that its stock price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Mettler-Toledo International has a net margin of 20.55% compared to Mettler-Toledo International's net margin of 18.35%. Mettler-Toledo International's return on equity of 27.09% beat Agilent Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Agilent Technologies18.35% 27.09% 14.66%
Mettler-Toledo International 20.55%-662.32%25.11%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Agilent Technologies$6.83B6.61$1.24B$4.2036.72
Mettler-Toledo International$3.79B8.59$788.78M$35.6642.70

Summary

Mettler-Toledo International beats Agilent Technologies on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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MTD vs. The Competition

MetricMettler-Toledo InternationalAnalytical instruments IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$32.53B$5.77B$21.29B$18.06B
Dividend YieldN/A0.38%2.70%3.44%
P/E Ratio42.7032.98248.8226.22
Price / Sales8.595.18552.1011.56
Price / Cash34.3641.5329.3619.45
Price / Book-204.952.556.716.01
Net Income$788.78M-$11.21M$638.70M$966.65M
7 Day Performance0.83%0.16%2.06%1.85%
1 Month Performance28.12%8.00%6.56%6.59%
1 Year Performance9.83%-22.34%25.54%23.69%

Mettler-Toledo International Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
A
Agilent Technologies
4.3469 of 5 stars
$151.28
+2.4%
$141.29
-6.6%
+19.4%$44.33B$6.83B36.0218,100Short Interest ↑
BRKR
Bruker
4.9312 of 5 stars
$75.67
+1.9%
$84.86
+12.1%
+0.7%$11.00B$2.96B27.529,707Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
ON
Onsemi
4.8771 of 5 stars
$72.99
+0.9%
$90.28
+23.7%
-15.4%$31.40B$8.25B14.9030,100
GRMN
Garmin
4.9353 of 5 stars
$169.92
+0.3%
$159.33
-6.2%
+64.0%$32.64B$5.23B23.9719,900Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
VEEV
Veeva Systems
4.8697 of 5 stars
$203.75
-0.1%
$234.90
+15.3%
+25.8%$32.87B$2.36B63.287,172Analyst Revision
ORAN
Orange
3.8763 of 5 stars
$11.51
+0.5%
$13.08
+13.6%
-4.1%$30.59B$44.46B0.00137,094
FICO
Fair Isaac
4.637 of 5 stars
$1,352.75
+1.5%
$1,224.40
-9.5%
+84.3%$33.43B$1.60B71.013,455Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
CTSH
Cognizant Technology Solutions
4.8607 of 5 stars
$67.78
-0.1%
$75.67
+11.6%
+8.1%$33.70B$19.35B16.29347,700Short Interest ↑
Positive News
HPQ
HP
4.5568 of 5 stars
$30.76
+2.7%
$33.11
+7.6%
+1.5%$30.17B$53.72B8.9958,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
GFS
GLOBALFOUNDRIES
3.8656 of 5 stars
$54.39
+3.3%
$60.62
+11.4%
-5.2%$30.11B$7.39B33.5712,000

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This page (NYSE:MTD) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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