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Restaurant Brands International (QSR) Competitors

$70.73
-0.09 (-0.13%)
(As of 04/17/2024 ET)

QSR vs. DRI, YUMC, WING, TXRH, CAVA, YUM, CMG, BLDR, DECK, and ULTA

Should you be buying Restaurant Brands International stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Restaurant Brands International include Darden Restaurants (DRI), Yum China (YUMC), Wingstop (WING), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), CAVA Group (CAVA), Yum! Brands (YUM), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Builders FirstSource (BLDR), Deckers Outdoor (DECK), and Ulta Beauty (ULTA). These companies are all part of the "retail/wholesale" sector.

Restaurant Brands International vs.

Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) and Restaurant Brands International (NYSE:QSR) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, media sentiment, profitability, community ranking, valuation, earnings and institutional ownership.

Darden Restaurants has a beta of 1.25, indicating that its share price is 25% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Restaurant Brands International has a beta of 0.91, indicating that its share price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Restaurant Brands International has a net margin of 16.95% compared to Restaurant Brands International's net margin of 9.24%. Restaurant Brands International's return on equity of 49.94% beat Darden Restaurants' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Darden Restaurants9.24% 49.94% 9.68%
Restaurant Brands International 16.95%32.20%6.43%

In the previous week, Restaurant Brands International had 1 more articles in the media than Darden Restaurants. MarketBeat recorded 15 mentions for Restaurant Brands International and 14 mentions for Darden Restaurants. Restaurant Brands International's average media sentiment score of 0.60 beat Darden Restaurants' score of 0.49 indicating that Darden Restaurants is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Darden Restaurants
6 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Restaurant Brands International
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Darden Restaurants received 476 more outperform votes than Restaurant Brands International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.53% of users gave Darden Restaurants an outperform vote while only 60.64% of users gave Restaurant Brands International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Darden RestaurantsOutperform Votes
1123
66.53%
Underperform Votes
565
33.47%
Restaurant Brands InternationalOutperform Votes
647
60.64%
Underperform Votes
420
39.36%

93.6% of Darden Restaurants shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.3% of Restaurant Brands International shares are held by institutional investors. 0.9% of Darden Restaurants shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Restaurant Brands International shares are held by company 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.

Darden Restaurants pays an annual dividend of $5.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Restaurant Brands International pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.3%. Darden Restaurants pays out 61.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Restaurant Brands International pays out 61.5% 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. Darden Restaurants has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Restaurant Brands International has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Darden Restaurants is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Darden Restaurants currently has a consensus target price of $178.85, indicating a potential upside of 16.92%. Restaurant Brands International has a consensus target price of $82.25, indicating a potential upside of 16.29%. Given Restaurant Brands International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Darden Restaurants is more favorable than Restaurant Brands International.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Darden Restaurants
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
15 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.79
Restaurant Brands International
1 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
18 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.61

Restaurant Brands International has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Darden Restaurants. Darden Restaurants is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Restaurant Brands International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Darden Restaurants$11.20B1.63$981.90M$8.5317.93
Restaurant Brands International$7.02B3.19$1.19B$3.7718.76

Summary

Darden Restaurants beats Restaurant Brands International on 13 of the 21 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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QSR vs. The Competition

MetricRestaurant Brands InternationalEating places IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$22.38B$8.88B$14.54B$17.18B
Dividend Yield3.29%3.25%181.44%3.60%
P/E Ratio18.7624.1523.0924.59
Price / Sales3.192.076.3610.04
Price / Cash12.9816.8715.7716.90
Price / Book4.674.394.954.85
Net Income$1.19B$344.28M$643.99M$965.88M
7 Day Performance-2.05%-3.80%-4.78%-3.86%
1 Month Performance-12.22%-4.81%-5.88%-2.81%
1 Year Performance2.76%2.16%-0.43%78.01%

Restaurant Brands International Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DRI
Darden Restaurants
4.8066 of 5 stars
$154.10
+0.0%
$178.85
+16.1%
+0.8%$18.39B$10.49B18.07187,384Short Interest ↑
YUMC
Yum China
4.8386 of 5 stars
$36.95
-2.1%
$54.65
+47.9%
-42.1%$14.49B$10.98B18.85432,000
WING
Wingstop
2.0451 of 5 stars
$370.67
+3.3%
$281.00
-24.2%
+93.9%$10.89B$460.05M157.731,225Analyst Report
News Coverage
TXRH
Texas Roadhouse
3.6328 of 5 stars
$150.82
+1.4%
$136.05
-9.8%
+37.1%$10.08B$4.63B33.2991,000Analyst Report
CAVA
CAVA Group
1.529 of 5 stars
$62.83
+1.7%
$60.42
-3.8%
N/A$7.16B$728.70M0.008,100Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
YUM
Yum! Brands
4.1396 of 5 stars
$138.04
+0.3%
$145.00
+5.0%
+0.5%$38.86B$7.08B24.6935,000Insider Selling
CMG
Chipotle Mexican Grill
3.9915 of 5 stars
$2,942.11
+0.2%
$2,720.59
-7.5%
+63.4%$80.67B$9.87B66.34116,068Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
BLDR
Builders FirstSource
4.1544 of 5 stars
$181.96
-1.4%
$186.93
+2.7%
+90.2%$22.19B$17.10B15.1829,000Short Interest ↓
Positive News
DECK
Deckers Outdoor
3.9485 of 5 stars
$813.69
-0.2%
$870.93
+7.0%
+74.9%$20.89B$3.63B29.274,200Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
ULTA
Ulta Beauty
4.8779 of 5 stars
$424.17
-2.1%
$570.70
+34.5%
-20.5%$20.47B$11.21B16.2856,000

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