Southwestern Energy (SWN) Competitors

$7.53
+0.01 (+0.13%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

SWN vs. MTDR, RRC, SM, CRK, KOS, MRO, EQT, DVN, HESM, and CHRD

Should you be buying Southwestern Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Southwestern Energy include Matador Resources (MTDR), Range Resources (RRC), SM Energy (SM), Comstock Resources (CRK), Kosmos Energy (KOS), Marathon Oil (MRO), EQT (EQT), Devon Energy (DVN), Hess Midstream (HESM), and Chord Energy (CHRD). These companies are all part of the "crude petroleum & natural gas" industry.

Southwestern Energy vs.

Matador Resources (NYSE:MTDR) and Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, risk, dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, media sentiment, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Matador Resources$2.81B2.76$846.07M$7.308.50
Southwestern Energy$6.52B1.27$1.56B-$1.74-4.33

92.0% of Matador Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.0% of Southwestern Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.0% of Matador Resources shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Southwestern Energy shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, Matador Resources and Matador Resources both had 12 articles in the media. Southwestern Energy's average media sentiment score of 0.99 beat Matador Resources' score of 0.92 indicating that Matador Resources is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Matador Resources
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Southwestern Energy
8 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Southwestern Energy received 235 more outperform votes than Matador Resources when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 72.20% of users gave Matador Resources an outperform vote while only 57.20% of users gave Southwestern Energy an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Matador ResourcesOutperform Votes
691
72.20%
Underperform Votes
266
27.80%
Southwestern EnergyOutperform Votes
926
57.20%
Underperform Votes
693
42.80%

Matador Resources presently has a consensus price target of $74.80, indicating a potential upside of 20.49%. Southwestern Energy has a consensus price target of $8.25, indicating a potential upside of 9.48%. Given Southwestern Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Matador Resources is more favorable than Southwestern Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Matador Resources
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Southwestern Energy
1 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.14

Matador Resources has a net margin of 28.89% compared to Matador Resources' net margin of -32.93%. Southwestern Energy's return on equity of 20.62% beat Matador Resources' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Matador Resources28.89% 20.62% 10.98%
Southwestern Energy -32.93%9.00%4.33%

Matador Resources has a beta of 3.33, meaning that its stock price is 233% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Southwestern Energy has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Matador Resources beats Southwestern Energy on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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SWN vs. The Competition

MetricSouthwestern EnergyCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$8.29B$9.03B$8.31B$18.06B
Dividend YieldN/A17.36%11.65%3.44%
P/E Ratio-4.3314.9614.3922.17
Price / Sales1.274.3949.5010.69
Price / Cash4.026.8811.3320.09
Price / Book1.902.012.856.01
Net Income$1.56B$1.27B$987.46M$966.25M
7 Day Performance5.09%2.85%1.73%1.87%
1 Month Performance3.57%1.07%4.25%7.16%
1 Year Performance39.02%10.91%6.73%21.68%

Southwestern Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MTDR
Matador Resources
3.6911 of 5 stars
$63.48
+1.0%
$74.80
+17.8%
+40.5%$7.92B$2.81B8.70395Positive News
RRC
Range Resources
4.2377 of 5 stars
$36.53
+2.9%
$36.81
+0.8%
+37.3%$8.86B$3.37B18.54548Positive News
SM
SM Energy
4.3364 of 5 stars
$49.55
+1.2%
$54.57
+10.1%
+84.3%$5.70B$2.35B7.77544Positive News
CRK
Comstock Resources
2.2072 of 5 stars
$10.73
+3.6%
$10.08
-6.0%
+11.2%$3.14B$1.57B48.77251Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
KOS
Kosmos Energy
4.4793 of 5 stars
$6.11
+1.7%
$9.63
+57.7%
-5.2%$2.88B$1.70B13.28243Positive News
MRO
Marathon Oil
4.9013 of 5 stars
$26.57
+0.0%
$32.71
+23.1%
+15.4%$14.98B$6.70B10.981,681Ex-Dividend
Positive News
EQT
EQT
3.7559 of 5 stars
$40.71
+2.3%
$44.94
+10.4%
+18.3%$17.98B$6.91B29.50881Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↓
DVN
Devon Energy
4.8834 of 5 stars
$49.83
-0.1%
$58.78
+18.0%
+4.0%$31.49B$15.26B9.511,900Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
Positive News
HESM
Hess Midstream
1.6626 of 5 stars
$35.45
+0.7%
$36.50
+3.0%
+28.6%$8.02B$1.40B16.04196
CHRD
Chord Energy
2.0297 of 5 stars
$182.37
+0.7%
$195.40
+7.1%
+26.3%$7.60B$3.90B8.56514Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision

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