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Signet Jewelers (SIG) Competitors

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Should you be buying Signet Jewelers stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Signet Jewelers include Ulta Beauty (ULTA), DICK'S Sporting Goods (DKS), Five Below (FIVE), ODP (ODP), Winmark (WINA), Sally Beauty (SBH), Hibbett (HIBB), MarineMax (HZO), Big 5 Sporting Goods (BGFV), and Tractor Supply (TSCO). These companies are all part of the "specialty stores" industry.

Signet Jewelers vs.

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) and Signet Jewelers (NYSE:SIG) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, community ranking, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends and media sentiment.

Ulta Beauty has a net margin of 11.52% compared to Ulta Beauty's net margin of 11.30%. Signet Jewelers' return on equity of 61.64% beat Ulta Beauty's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ulta Beauty11.52% 61.64% 23.55%
Signet Jewelers 11.30%32.26%8.89%

Ulta Beauty currently has a consensus target price of $518.52, suggesting a potential upside of 33.73%. Signet Jewelers has a consensus target price of $120.20, suggesting a potential upside of 13.50%. Given Signet Jewelers' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Ulta Beauty is more favorable than Signet Jewelers.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ulta Beauty
1 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
13 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
Signet Jewelers
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

90.4% of Ulta Beauty shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Ulta Beauty shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Signet Jewelers shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Ulta Beauty has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Signet Jewelers has a beta of 2.15, meaning that its stock price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Ulta Beauty received 482 more outperform votes than Signet Jewelers when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 70.92% of users gave Signet Jewelers an outperform vote while only 69.31% of users gave Ulta Beauty an outperform vote.

Ulta BeautyOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Signet JewelersOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ulta Beauty$11.21B1.66$1.29B$26.0514.88
Signet Jewelers$7.17B0.66$810.40M$14.997.08

In the previous week, Ulta Beauty had 48 more articles in the media than Signet Jewelers. MarketBeat recorded 51 mentions for Ulta Beauty and 3 mentions for Signet Jewelers. Signet Jewelers' average media sentiment score of 0.75 beat Ulta Beauty's score of 0.63 indicating that Ulta Beauty is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Ulta Beauty
32 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Signet Jewelers
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)


Ulta Beauty beats Signet Jewelers on 16 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricSignet JewelersJewelry stores IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$4.72B$1.22B$21.23B$17.52B
Dividend Yield1.11%1.11%176.91%3.54%
P/E Ratio7.085.2326.7923.28
Price / Sales0.660.456.5110.38
Price / Cash6.429.1517.7519.29
Price / Book2.161.834.665.85
Net Income$810.40M$193.84M$747.35M$975.24M
7 Day Performance4.70%4.48%0.76%0.20%
1 Month Performance8.20%7.62%5.37%3.46%
1 Year Performance62.48%22.06%10.82%23.15%

Signet Jewelers Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Ulta Beauty
4.7774 of 5 stars
-10.0%$18.59B$11.21B14.8856,000Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
DICK'S Sporting Goods
4.8674 of 5 stars
+80.1%$18.39B$12.98B18.3155,500Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Five Below
4.5308 of 5 stars
-25.7%$7.46B$3.56B24.9222,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
4.722 of 5 stars
1.375 of 5 stars
N/A+2.5%$1.22B$83.24M31.7983Positive News
Sally Beauty
1.4553 of 5 stars
-2.1%$1.20B$3.69B7.8827,000Positive News
4.3226 of 5 stars
+120.7%$1.02B$1.73B10.6012,500Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
Positive News
4.6801 of 5 stars
-7.8%$618.83M$2.39B10.053,928Positive News
Big 5 Sporting Goods
2.0946 of 5 stars
-57.7%$78.04M$884.74M-4.797,900Short Interest ↓
Tractor Supply
4.3009 of 5 stars
+32.9%$30.45B$14.56B27.5050,000Positive News

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This page (NYSE:SIG) was last updated on 5/30/2024 by Staff

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