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TreeHouse Foods (THS) Competitors

$36.74
+0.11 (+0.30%)
(As of 04/19/2024 06:40 PM ET)

THS vs. LANC, ENR, WLY, KLG, EPC, MGPI, WLYB, TR, TBBB, and CCU

Should you be buying TreeHouse Foods stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of TreeHouse Foods include Lancaster Colony (LANC), Energizer (ENR), John Wiley & Sons (WLY), WK Kellogg (KLG), Edgewell Personal Care (EPC), MGP Ingredients (MGPI), John Wiley & Sons (WLYB), Tootsie Roll Industries (TR), BBB Foods (TBBB), and Compañía Cervecerías Unidas (CCU). These companies are all part of the "consumer staples" sector.

TreeHouse Foods vs.

Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ:LANC) and TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, media sentiment, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and community ranking.

Lancaster Colony has a net margin of 6.92% compared to Lancaster Colony's net margin of 1.51%. TreeHouse Foods' return on equity of 17.37% beat Lancaster Colony's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lancaster Colony6.92% 17.37% 13.45%
TreeHouse Foods 1.51%8.09%3.22%

66.4% of Lancaster Colony shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.8% of TreeHouse Foods shares are held by institutional investors. 29.6% of Lancaster Colony shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of TreeHouse Foods shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Lancaster Colony has a beta of 0.35, meaning that its share price is 65% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, TreeHouse Foods has a beta of 0.35, meaning that its share price is 65% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Lancaster Colony has higher earnings, but lower revenue than TreeHouse Foods. TreeHouse Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lancaster Colony, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lancaster Colony$1.82B2.82$111.29M$4.6839.93
TreeHouse Foods$3.43B0.58$53.10M$0.9538.67

Lancaster Colony presently has a consensus price target of $198.75, suggesting a potential upside of 6.36%. TreeHouse Foods has a consensus price target of $46.67, suggesting a potential upside of 27.02%. Given Lancaster Colony's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe TreeHouse Foods is more favorable than Lancaster Colony.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lancaster Colony
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25
TreeHouse Foods
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

TreeHouse Foods received 103 more outperform votes than Lancaster Colony when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.08% of users gave TreeHouse Foods an outperform vote while only 63.28% of users gave Lancaster Colony an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Lancaster ColonyOutperform Votes
386
63.28%
Underperform Votes
224
36.72%
TreeHouse FoodsOutperform Votes
489
66.08%
Underperform Votes
251
33.92%

In the previous week, Lancaster Colony had 3 more articles in the media than TreeHouse Foods. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Lancaster Colony and 2 mentions for TreeHouse Foods. Lancaster Colony's average media sentiment score of 0.50 beat TreeHouse Foods' score of -0.07 indicating that TreeHouse Foods is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Lancaster Colony
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
TreeHouse Foods
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Lancaster Colony beats TreeHouse Foods on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricTreeHouse FoodsCanned, frozen, & preserved fruits, vegetables, & food special IndustryStaples SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.98B$7.29B$13.96B$17.23B
Dividend YieldN/A2.61%2.85%3.58%
P/E Ratio38.6718.2115.8320.79
Price / Sales0.585.03110.769.86
Price / Cash7.2315.7219.2014.94
Price / Book1.227.104.674.70
Net Income$53.10M$501.16M$563.16M$960.06M
7 Day Performance1.18%40.89%4.69%1.10%
1 Month Performance-3.54%33.53%0.39%-2.00%
1 Year Performance-29.64%17.05%-1.78%12.70%

TreeHouse Foods Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LANC
Lancaster Colony
4.1553 of 5 stars
$190.02
-2.5%
$198.75
+4.6%
-9.6%$5.23B$1.82B40.603,400
ENR
Energizer
3.1392 of 5 stars
$27.39
+0.1%
$35.00
+27.8%
-12.8%$1.97B$2.96B21.235,080Positive News
WLY
John Wiley & Sons
2.6864 of 5 stars
$36.63
-1.1%
N/A-3.5%$2.00B$2.02B-12.728,800
KLG
WK Kellogg
0.6081 of 5 stars
$21.11
+0.7%
$12.75
-39.6%
N/A$1.81B$2.76B0.003,150Gap Down
EPC
Edgewell Personal Care
1.5857 of 5 stars
$35.48
+0.0%
$37.67
+6.2%
-18.5%$1.77B$2.25B17.396,800
MGPI
MGP Ingredients
4.5115 of 5 stars
$79.08
+1.2%
$130.00
+64.4%
-19.1%$1.74B$836.52M16.48705
WLYB
John Wiley & Sons
1.1764 of 5 stars
$39.20
flat
N/A-7.3%$2.15B$1.93B-13.618,800News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
0.6024 of 5 stars
$30.14
-0.4%
N/A-31.9%$2.16B$763.25M23.702,300Upcoming Earnings
TBBB
BBB Foods
1.4124 of 5 stars
$19.46
-2.7%
$27.60
+41.8%
N/A$2.18BN/A0.0021,950
CCU
Compañía Cervecerías Unidas
3.1882 of 5 stars
$11.71
-1.3%
$13.71
+17.0%
-21.6%$2.27B$3.06B17.749,051

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