SEA (SE) Competitors

$73.76
+2.32 (+3.25%)
(As of 05/17/2024 08:54 PM ET)

SE vs. STM, BIDU, MSCI, DDOG, AME, CSGP, VRT, MPWR, TTD, and CTSH

Should you be buying SEA stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of SEA include STMicroelectronics (STM), Baidu (BIDU), MSCI (MSCI), Datadog (DDOG), AMETEK (AME), CoStar Group (CSGP), Vertiv (VRT), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), Trade Desk (TTD), and Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

SEA vs.

SEA (NYSE:SE) and STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, community ranking, earnings, valuation and media sentiment.

SEA has a beta of 1.43, meaning that its share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, STMicroelectronics has a beta of 1.66, meaning that its share price is 66% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, SEA had 39 more articles in the media than STMicroelectronics. MarketBeat recorded 44 mentions for SEA and 5 mentions for STMicroelectronics. STMicroelectronics' average media sentiment score of 0.80 beat SEA's score of 0.35 indicating that STMicroelectronics is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
SEA
10 Very Positive mention(s)
9 Positive mention(s)
15 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
STMicroelectronics
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SEA$13.76B3.07$150.73M$0.051,475.20
STMicroelectronics$17.29B2.17$4.21B$3.9010.68

STMicroelectronics has a net margin of 22.30% compared to SEA's net margin of 0.39%. STMicroelectronics' return on equity of 22.95% beat SEA's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SEA0.39% 0.80% 0.29%
STMicroelectronics 22.30%22.95%15.68%

SEA presently has a consensus price target of $72.73, suggesting a potential downside of 1.39%. STMicroelectronics has a consensus price target of $50.75, suggesting a potential upside of 21.88%. Given STMicroelectronics' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe STMicroelectronics is more favorable than SEA.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SEA
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
STMicroelectronics
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.70

SEA pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. STMicroelectronics pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. SEA pays out 3,520.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. STMicroelectronics pays out 5.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

59.5% of SEA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 5.1% of STMicroelectronics shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of SEA shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

STMicroelectronics received 33 more outperform votes than SEA when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 62.85% of users gave SEA an outperform vote while only 62.07% of users gave STMicroelectronics an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SEAOutperform Votes
489
62.85%
Underperform Votes
289
37.15%
STMicroelectronicsOutperform Votes
522
62.07%
Underperform Votes
319
37.93%

Summary

STMicroelectronics beats SEA on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricSEAbusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$42.22B$48.54B$21.75B$18.08B
Dividend YieldN/A2.02%2.73%3.44%
P/E Ratio1,475.20141.75238.9525.73
Price / Sales3.072.47545.8910.64
Price / Cash70.6424.1030.1019.24
Price / Book6.233.156.816.00
Net Income$150.73M$1.84B$641.44M$966.17M
7 Day Performance13.63%4.59%2.09%1.85%
1 Month Performance33.96%15.78%6.60%6.59%
1 Year Performance6.22%-2.55%25.49%23.69%

SEA Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
STM
STMicroelectronics
3.1593 of 5 stars
$41.86
+3.3%
$50.75
+21.2%
-7.5%$37.79B$17.29B10.7351,323
BIDU
Baidu
4.9107 of 5 stars
$109.42
-2.1%
$166.64
+52.3%
-11.0%$38.37B$18.96B14.1739,800Analyst Forecast
MSCI
MSCI
4.9918 of 5 stars
$488.09
+0.5%
$570.53
+16.9%
+7.6%$38.67B$2.53B33.325,794
DDOG
Datadog
4.8138 of 5 stars
$116.75
-1.3%
$135.58
+16.1%
+30.4%$38.75B$2.13B364.845,200Insider Selling
AME
AMETEK
4.0041 of 5 stars
$168.47
-1.0%
$179.80
+6.7%
+13.0%$39.00B$6.74B29.6121,500Analyst Revision
CSGP
CoStar Group
3.7914 of 5 stars
$87.78
-0.9%
$102.46
+16.7%
+11.5%$35.84B$2.46B120.256,152Positive News
VRT
Vertiv
3.9296 of 5 stars
$98.78
+4.2%
$81.11
-17.9%
+522.2%$35.49B$6.98B94.9827,000Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
4.6096 of 5 stars
$713.71
+1.5%
$743.78
+4.2%
+69.0%$34.74B$1.83B85.073,564
TTD
Trade Desk
3.2735 of 5 stars
$86.18
-1.5%
$92.22
+7.0%
+41.8%$42.14B$2.05B215.463,115
CTSH
Cognizant Technology Solutions
4.8491 of 5 stars
$67.78
-0.1%
$75.67
+11.6%
+9.1%$33.70B$19.35B16.29347,700Ex-Dividend
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:SE) was last updated on 5/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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