NYSE:SJM

The J. M. Smucker Competitors

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Volume859,020 shs
Average Volume1.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.05 billion
P/E Ratio16.61
Dividend Yield2.81%
Beta0.26

Competitors

The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) Vs. MDLZ, GIS, HSY, TSN, HRL, and MKC

Should you be buying SJM stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "packaged foods & meats" are considered alternatives and competitors to The J. M. Smucker, including Mondelez International (MDLZ), General Mills (GIS), The Hershey (HSY), Tyson Foods (TSN), Hormel Foods (HRL), and McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC).

Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) and The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples 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.

Risk & Volatility

Mondelez International has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, meaning that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.1% of Mondelez International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Mondelez International shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker 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.

Dividends

Mondelez International pays an annual dividend of $1.26 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Mondelez International pays out 51.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% 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. Mondelez International has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years and The J. M. Smucker has raised its dividend for 19 consecutive years. The J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Mondelez International and The J. M. Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Mondelez International11.99%13.92%5.72%
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Mondelez International and The J. M. Smucker, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Mondelez International011302.93
The J. M. Smucker29001.82

Mondelez International presently has a consensus price target of $64.2308, suggesting a potential upside of 9.14%. The J. M. Smucker has a consensus price target of $116.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 9.31%. Given Mondelez International's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Mondelez International is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Mondelez International and The J. M. Smucker's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Mondelez International$25.87 billion3.21$3.87 billion$2.4723.83
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64

Mondelez International has higher revenue and earnings than The J. M. Smucker. The J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mondelez International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Mondelez International beats The J. M. Smucker on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Mills (NYSE:GIS) and The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares General Mills and The J. M. Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Mills13.16%28.60%7.76%
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

73.2% of General Mills shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of General Mills shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

General Mills pays an annual dividend of $2.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. General Mills pays out 56.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% 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. General Mills has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and The J. M. Smucker has raised its dividend for 19 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares General Mills and The J. M. Smucker's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Mills$17.63 billion2.08$2.18 billion$3.6116.66
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64

General Mills has higher revenue and earnings than The J. M. Smucker. The J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than General Mills, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

General Mills has a beta of 0.57, indicating that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, indicating that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for General Mills and The J. M. Smucker, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Mills17602.36
The J. M. Smucker29001.82

General Mills currently has a consensus price target of $63.3571, indicating a potential upside of 5.37%. The J. M. Smucker has a consensus price target of $116.2727, indicating a potential downside of 9.31%. Given General Mills' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe General Mills is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Summary

General Mills beats The J. M. Smucker on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares The J. M. Smucker and The Hershey's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%
The Hershey14.87%70.30%14.48%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for The J. M. Smucker and The Hershey, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The J. M. Smucker29001.82
The Hershey16802.47

The J. M. Smucker currently has a consensus price target of $116.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 9.31%. The Hershey has a consensus price target of $159.2308, suggesting a potential downside of 0.17%. Given The Hershey's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe The Hershey is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Dividends

The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. The Hershey pays an annual dividend of $3.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Hershey pays out 55.7% 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. The J. M. Smucker has increased its dividend for 19 consecutive years and The Hershey has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years. The J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The J. M. Smucker and The Hershey's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64
The Hershey$7.99 billion4.14$1.15 billion$5.7827.60

The Hershey has higher revenue and earnings than The J. M. Smucker. The J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Hershey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.1% of The Hershey shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 29.4% of The Hershey shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, suggesting that its share price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Hershey has a beta of 0.31, suggesting that its share price is 69% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

The Hershey beats The J. M. Smucker on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and The J. M. Smucker's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$43.19 billion0.65$2.14 billion$5.6413.57
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than The J. M. Smucker. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The J. M. Smucker, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

63.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Tyson Foods and The J. M. Smucker, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods05402.44
The J. M. Smucker29001.82

Tyson Foods currently has a consensus target price of $75.1429, indicating a potential downside of 1.85%. The J. M. Smucker has a consensus target price of $116.2727, indicating a potential downside of 9.31%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.78 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Tyson Foods pays out 31.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% 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. Tyson Foods has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and The J. M. Smucker has raised its dividend for 19 consecutive years. The J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Risk & Volatility

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, suggesting that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and The J. M. Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.96%13.79%6.01%
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%

Summary

The J. M. Smucker beats Tyson Foods on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) and The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Hormel Foods pays an annual dividend of $0.98 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Hormel Foods pays out 59.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% 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. Hormel Foods has increased its dividend for 53 consecutive years and The J. M. Smucker has increased its dividend for 19 consecutive years. The J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

42.8% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Hormel Foods has a beta of -0.06, suggesting that its stock price is 106% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, suggesting that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Hormel Foods and The J. M. Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hormel Foods9.45%14.55%10.04%
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Hormel Foods and The J. M. Smucker's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hormel Foods$9.61 billion2.61$908.08 million$1.6627.92
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64

Hormel Foods has higher revenue and earnings than The J. M. Smucker. The J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hormel Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Hormel Foods and The J. M. Smucker, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hormel Foods15001.83
The J. M. Smucker29001.82

Hormel Foods presently has a consensus price target of $46.40, suggesting a potential upside of 0.11%. The J. M. Smucker has a consensus price target of $116.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 9.31%. Given Hormel Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Hormel Foods is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Summary

Hormel Foods beats The J. M. Smucker on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Profitability

This table compares The J. M. Smucker and McCormick & Company, Incorporated's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The J. M. Smucker10.92%13.31%6.55%
McCormick & Company, Incorporated13.75%20.93%7.24%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for The J. M. Smucker and McCormick & Company, Incorporated, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The J. M. Smucker29001.82
McCormick & Company, Incorporated13202.17

The J. M. Smucker presently has a consensus price target of $116.2727, indicating a potential downside of 9.31%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated has a consensus price target of $88.1667, indicating a potential upside of 0.06%. Given McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe McCormick & Company, Incorporated is more favorable than The J. M. Smucker.

Dividends

The J. M. Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. The J. M. Smucker pays out 41.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. McCormick & Company, Incorporated pays out 50.9% 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. The J. M. Smucker has increased its dividend for 19 consecutive years and McCormick & Company, Incorporated has increased its dividend for 36 consecutive years. The J. M. Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.5% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.5% of McCormick & Company, Incorporated shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of The J. M. Smucker shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.0% of McCormick & Company, Incorporated shares are held by company 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.

Volatility and Risk

The J. M. Smucker has a beta of 0.26, suggesting that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, McCormick & Company, Incorporated has a beta of 0.44, suggesting that its stock price is 56% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The J. M. Smucker and McCormick & Company, Incorporated's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The J. M. Smucker$7.80 billion1.80$779.50 million$8.7614.64
McCormick & Company, Incorporated$5.35 billion4.40$702.70 million$2.6733.00

The J. M. Smucker has higher revenue and earnings than McCormick & Company, Incorporated. The J. M. Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than McCormick & Company, Incorporated, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

McCormick & Company, Incorporated beats The J. M. Smucker on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


The J. M. Smucker Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Mondelez International logo
MDLZ
Mondelez International
2.2$58.85+0.2%$83.10 billion$25.87 billion27.00
General Mills logo
GIS
General Mills
1.9$60.13+1.4%$36.68 billion$17.63 billion15.42Insider Selling
The Hershey logo
HSY
The Hershey
1.7$159.50+0.4%$33.04 billion$7.99 billion27.98
Tyson Foods logo
TSN
Tyson Foods
2.1$76.56+0.3%$27.94 billion$43.19 billion13.06Analyst Report
Hormel Foods logo
HRL
Hormel Foods
1.9$46.35+1.3%$25.04 billion$9.61 billion27.75Insider Selling
News Coverage
McCormick & Company, Incorporated logo
MKC
McCormick & Company, Incorporated
1.7$88.11+1.4%$23.52 billion$5.35 billion31.13
Kellogg logo
K
Kellogg
1.7$62.66+1.9%$21.33 billion$13.58 billion18.11
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
1.9$36.19+3.1%$17.68 billion$11.05 billion15.94Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
Campbell Soup logo
CPB
Campbell Soup
1.7$48.07+1.4%$14.57 billion$8.69 billion8.26Analyst Revision
Post logo
POST
Post
1.5$106.17+2.3%$6.83 billion$5.70 billion-3,537.82Gap Down
Pilgrim's Pride logo
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
1.5$24.07+0.6%$5.87 billion$11.41 billion31.67Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Flowers Foods logo
FLO
Flowers Foods
1.3$23.88+1.3%$5.06 billion$4.12 billion51.91
Lancaster Colony logo
LANC
Lancaster Colony
2.0$178.85+0.2%$4.93 billion$1.33 billion36.95News Coverage
The Hain Celestial Group logo
HAIN
The Hain Celestial Group
1.5$42.56+2.9%$4.25 billion$2.05 billion163.69News Coverage
Gap Down
Sanderson Farms logo
SAFM
Sanderson Farms
1.7$162.76+0.5%$3.63 billion$3.56 billion129.18
J & J Snack Foods logo
JJSF
J & J Snack Foods
1.6$156.29+0.7%$2.97 billion$1.02 billion164.52
TreeHouse Foods logo
THS
TreeHouse Foods
1.2$50.95+3.8%$2.85 billion$4.29 billion-509.50Gap Down
Tootsie Roll Industries logo
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
0.9$32.45+0.4%$2.21 billion$523.62 million37.15News Coverage
Cal-Maine Foods logo
CALM
Cal-Maine Foods
1.6$39.53+0.6%$1.93 billion$1.35 billion28.85Analyst Downgrade
B&G Foods logo
BGS
B&G Foods
1.6$29.53+0.7%$1.91 billion$1.66 billion14.62
Calavo Growers logo
CVGW
Calavo Growers
1.7$76.75+1.4%$1.36 billion$1.06 billion-98.40
John B. Sanfilippo & Son logo
JBSS
John B. Sanfilippo & Son
1.5$89.98+0.6%$1.03 billion$880.09 million19.19News Coverage
Seneca Foods logo
SENEA
Seneca Foods
0.9$50.29+0.8%$456.03 million$1.34 billion5.45
Farmer Bros. logo
FARM
Farmer Bros.
1.2$9.92+8.8%$176.29 million$501.32 million-3.51Gap Down
Lifeway Foods logo
LWAY
Lifeway Foods
0.9$5.24+0.2%$81.77 million$93.66 million20.15News Coverage
This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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