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NYSE:RJF

Raymond James Competitors

$120.42
-2.23 (-1.82 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$119.65
Now: $120.42
$124.02
50-Day Range
$95.41
MA: $107.26
$122.65
52-Week Range
$54.21
Now: $120.42
$124.01
Volume1.05 million shs
Average Volume830,250 shs
Market Capitalization$16.58 billion
P/E Ratio20.69
Dividend Yield1.27%
Beta1.35

Competitors

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) Vs. MS, SCHW, GS, LPLA, SF, and EVR

Should you be buying RJF stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "investment banking & brokerage" are considered alternatives and competitors to Raymond James, including Morgan Stanley (MS), The Charles Schwab (SCHW), The Goldman Sachs Group (GS), LPL Financial (LPLA), Stifel Financial (SF), and Evercore (EVR).

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) and Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Morgan Stanley and Raymond James, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Morgan Stanley081502.65
Raymond James02902.82

Morgan Stanley presently has a consensus price target of $65.1429, suggesting a potential downside of 16.94%. Raymond James has a consensus price target of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. Given Raymond James' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Raymond James is more favorable than Morgan Stanley.

Dividends

Morgan Stanley pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Morgan Stanley pays out 28.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Raymond James 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. Morgan Stanley has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.8% of Morgan Stanley shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.1% of Raymond James shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Morgan Stanley shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 10.8% of Raymond James shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Morgan Stanley and Raymond James' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Morgan Stanley$53.82 billion2.64$9.04 billion$4.9815.75
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71

Morgan Stanley has higher revenue and earnings than Raymond James. Morgan Stanley is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Raymond James, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Morgan Stanley and Raymond James' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Morgan Stanley19.16%12.33%1.02%
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%

Risk & Volatility

Morgan Stanley has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, meaning that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Morgan Stanley beats Raymond James on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) and The Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Raymond James and The Charles Schwab, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Raymond James02902.82
The Charles Schwab06802.57

Raymond James currently has a consensus target price of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. The Charles Schwab has a consensus target price of $55.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 11.62%. Given Raymond James' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Raymond James is more favorable than The Charles Schwab.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Raymond James and The Charles Schwab's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71
The Charles Schwab$10.72 billion11.04$3.70 billion$2.7223.20

The Charles Schwab has higher revenue and earnings than Raymond James. Raymond James is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Charles Schwab, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.1% of Raymond James shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.5% of The Charles Schwab shares are owned by institutional investors. 10.8% of Raymond James shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 10.8% of The Charles Schwab 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.

Profitability

This table compares Raymond James and The Charles Schwab's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%
The Charles Schwab29.80%13.52%0.86%

Risk & Volatility

Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, suggesting that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Charles Schwab has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. The Charles Schwab pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Raymond James pays out 25.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Charles Schwab pays out 26.5% 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. Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and The Charles Schwab has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Raymond James is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Raymond James beats The Charles Schwab on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) and The Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Raymond James and The Goldman Sachs Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Raymond James02902.82
The Goldman Sachs Group151602.68

Raymond James currently has a consensus target price of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. The Goldman Sachs Group has a consensus target price of $305.7619, suggesting a potential downside of 6.71%. Given Raymond James' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Raymond James is more favorable than The Goldman Sachs Group.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Raymond James and The Goldman Sachs Group's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71
The Goldman Sachs Group$53.92 billion2.10$8.47 billion$21.0315.59

The Goldman Sachs Group has higher revenue and earnings than Raymond James. The Goldman Sachs Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Raymond James, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.1% of Raymond James shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.1% of The Goldman Sachs Group shares are held by institutional investors. 10.8% of Raymond James shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of The Goldman Sachs Group shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Raymond James and The Goldman Sachs Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%
The Goldman Sachs Group16.65%11.23%0.83%

Volatility & Risk

Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Goldman Sachs Group has a beta of 1.5, indicating that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. The Goldman Sachs Group pays an annual dividend of $5.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Raymond James pays out 25.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Goldman Sachs Group pays out 23.8% 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. Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and The Goldman Sachs Group has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. The Goldman Sachs Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

The Goldman Sachs Group beats Raymond James on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) and LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Raymond James and LPL Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Raymond James02902.82
LPL Financial00813.11

Raymond James currently has a consensus target price of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. LPL Financial has a consensus target price of $121.45, suggesting a potential downside of 8.06%. Given Raymond James' higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Raymond James is more favorable than LPL Financial.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Raymond James and LPL Financial's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71
LPL Financial$5.62 billion1.86$559.88 million$7.1818.40

Raymond James has higher revenue and earnings than LPL Financial. LPL Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Raymond James, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.1% of Raymond James shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.7% of LPL Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 10.8% of Raymond James shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of LPL Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Raymond James and LPL Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%
LPL Financial8.50%49.27%8.93%

Volatility & Risk

Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LPL Financial has a beta of 1.49, indicating that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. LPL Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Raymond James pays out 25.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. LPL Financial pays out 13.9% 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. Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and LPL Financial has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

LPL Financial beats Raymond James on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) and Stifel Financial (NYSE:SF) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Raymond James and Stifel Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Raymond James02902.82
Stifel Financial23101.83

Raymond James currently has a consensus target price of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. Stifel Financial has a consensus target price of $48.3889, suggesting a potential downside of 23.20%. Given Raymond James' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Raymond James is more favorable than Stifel Financial.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Raymond James and Stifel Financial's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71
Stifel Financial$3.34 billion2.11$448.40 millionN/AN/A

Raymond James has higher revenue and earnings than Stifel Financial.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.1% of Raymond James shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.5% of Stifel Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 10.8% of Raymond James shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.7% of Stifel Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Raymond James and Stifel Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%
Stifel Financial12.26%14.78%1.94%

Volatility & Risk

Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Stifel Financial has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Stifel Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.45 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Raymond James pays out 25.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Raymond James is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Raymond James beats Stifel Financial on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) and Evercore (NYSE:EVR) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Raymond James and Evercore, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Raymond James02902.82
Evercore00903.00

Raymond James currently has a consensus target price of $116.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.26%. Evercore has a consensus target price of $108.8889, suggesting a potential downside of 8.94%. Given Raymond James' higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Raymond James is more favorable than Evercore.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Raymond James and Evercore's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Raymond James$8.17 billion2.03$818 million$6.1119.71
Evercore$2.01 billion2.42$297.44 million$7.7015.53

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.1% of Raymond James shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.8% of Evercore shares are held by institutional investors. 10.8% of Raymond James shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 9.8% of Evercore shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Raymond James and Evercore's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Raymond James10.02%12.29%1.88%
Evercore11.80%27.11%12.25%

Volatility & Risk

Raymond James has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Evercore has a beta of 1.75, indicating that its stock price is 75% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Raymond James pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Evercore pays an annual dividend of $2.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Raymond James pays out 25.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Evercore pays out 31.7% 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. Raymond James has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Evercore has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Evercore is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Evercore beats Raymond James on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Raymond James Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Morgan Stanley logo
MS
Morgan Stanley
2.0$78.43-1.8%$141.90 billion$53.82 billion13.23
The Charles Schwab logo
SCHW
The Charles Schwab
2.0$63.10-2.1%$118.41 billion$10.72 billion29.21Insider Selling
The Goldman Sachs Group logo
GS
The Goldman Sachs Group
2.2$327.76-0.9%$113.34 billion$53.92 billion13.81Analyst Report
LPL Financial logo
LPLA
LPL Financial
1.8$132.10-2.5%$10.47 billion$5.62 billion21.98Insider Selling
Stifel Financial logo
SF
Stifel Financial
1.0$63.01-2.2%$7.04 billion$3.34 billion17.06
Evercore logo
EVR
Evercore
2.8$119.58-3.3%$4.86 billion$2.01 billion21.43
Lazard logo
LAZ
Lazard
2.3$39.84-0.7%$4.18 billion$2.67 billion15.62
BGC Partners logo
BGCP
BGC Partners
1.3$4.47-4.7%$1.62 billion$2.10 billion40.59Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
Piper Jaffray Companies logo
PJC
Piper Jaffray Companies
1.7$81.10-0.0%$1.16 billion$800.99 million13.23Gap Down
Cowen logo
COWN
Cowen
1.7$34.83-7.1%$925.40 million$1.05 billion8.39Gap Down
OPY
Oppenheimer
1.0$38.29-1.3%$478.36 million$1.03 billion7.74High Trading Volume
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Greenhill & Co., Inc. logo
GHL
Greenhill & Co., Inc.
1.4$15.06-2.0%$285.72 million$301.01 million-23.90Gap Down
(FBRC) logo
FBRC
(FBRC)
1.1$17.55-0.0%$124.61 millionN/A0.00
This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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