RPM International (RPM) Competitors

$113.51
+0.44 (+0.39%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

RPM vs. OC, MAS, WMS, BLD, TOL, JHX, FND, ACM, FIX, and EME

Should you be buying RPM International stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of RPM International include Owens Corning (OC), Masco (MAS), Advanced Drainage Systems (WMS), TopBuild (BLD), Toll Brothers (TOL), James Hardie Industries (JHX), Floor & Decor (FND), AECOM (ACM), Comfort Systems USA (FIX), and EMCOR Group (EME). These companies are all part of the "construction" sector.

RPM International vs.

RPM International (NYSE:RPM) and Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) are both large-cap construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and profitability.

Owens Corning has a net margin of 11.53% compared to RPM International's net margin of 7.61%. RPM International's return on equity of 26.72% beat Owens Corning's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
RPM International7.61% 26.72% 9.24%
Owens Corning 11.53%26.52%12.25%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
RPM International$7.26B2.01$478.69M$4.3426.15
Owens Corning$9.68B1.58$1.20B$12.3514.28

RPM International pays an annual dividend of $1.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Owens Corning pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. RPM International pays out 42.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Owens Corning pays out 19.4% 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.

Owens Corning received 297 more outperform votes than RPM International when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 63.42% of users gave Owens Corning an outperform vote while only 59.43% of users gave RPM International an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
RPM InternationalOutperform Votes
438
59.43%
Underperform Votes
299
40.57%
Owens CorningOutperform Votes
735
63.42%
Underperform Votes
424
36.58%

RPM International has a beta of 1.06, suggesting that its stock price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Owens Corning has a beta of 1.45, suggesting that its stock price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500.

81.0% of RPM International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.4% of Owens Corning shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of RPM International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of Owens Corning shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

RPM International presently has a consensus target price of $115.11, indicating a potential upside of 1.42%. Owens Corning has a consensus target price of $168.21, indicating a potential downside of 4.63%. Given RPM International's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe RPM International is more favorable than Owens Corning.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
RPM International
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43
Owens Corning
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43

In the previous week, Owens Corning had 14 more articles in the media than RPM International. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for Owens Corning and 2 mentions for RPM International. Owens Corning's average media sentiment score of 0.84 beat RPM International's score of 0.15 indicating that Owens Corning is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
RPM International
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Owens Corning
9 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Owens Corning beats RPM International on 13 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricRPM InternationalPaints & allied products IndustryConstruction SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$14.62B$16.43B$8.70B$18.10B
Dividend Yield1.63%2.04%1.95%3.44%
P/E Ratio26.1524.1622.4222.02
Price / Sales2.011.564.1911.39
Price / Cash19.5613.8015.9619.45
Price / Book6.833.964.666.01
Net Income$478.69M$686.97M$499.38M$965.99M
7 Day Performance0.59%1.31%1.12%1.87%
1 Month Performance5.72%3.80%7.74%7.16%
1 Year Performance40.48%3.76%31.30%21.68%

RPM International Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
OC
Owens Corning
4.7176 of 5 stars
$177.72
+1.2%
$168.21
-5.3%
+61.7%$15.40B$9.68B14.3918,000Positive News
MAS
Masco
4.1309 of 5 stars
$71.10
+0.4%
$72.15
+1.5%
+32.8%$15.66B$7.91B17.4318,000Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
WMS
Advanced Drainage Systems
4.7542 of 5 stars
$173.31
+1.3%
$162.56
-6.2%
+96.4%$13.45B$3.07B27.555,870Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Positive News
BLD
TopBuild
4.0715 of 5 stars
$419.95
+2.5%
$420.90
+0.2%
+88.6%$13.36B$5.19B21.1714,012Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
TOL
Toll Brothers
3.7216 of 5 stars
$127.44
+1.0%
$113.80
-10.7%
+98.6%$13.28B$10.16B9.854,800Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
JHX
James Hardie Industries
0.4439 of 5 stars
$36.95
+1.5%
$35.50
-3.9%
+47.8%$16.03B$3.78B30.535,473Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
FND
Floor & Decor
2.7793 of 5 stars
$123.55
+0.8%
$108.76
-12.0%
+30.2%$13.22B$4.39B59.6912,783Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
ACM
AECOM
3.8355 of 5 stars
$91.48
-0.6%
$107.43
+17.4%
+12.3%$12.45B$14.38B-1,016.3352,000Short Interest ↑
FIX
Comfort Systems USA
4.294 of 5 stars
$334.28
+0.5%
$302.00
-9.7%
+109.1%$11.94B$5.21B33.1015,800Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Positive News
EME
EMCOR Group
1.7689 of 5 stars
$374.03
+0.1%
$375.00
+0.3%
+128.8%$17.58B$12.58B24.6738,300Positive News

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This page (NYSE:RPM) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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