TELUS (TU) Competitors

$15.99
-0.09 (-0.56%)
(As of 11:21 AM ET)

TU vs. CHT, VST, AWK, ETR, DTE, TEF, WEC, FE, ES, and EIX

Should you be buying TELUS stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of TELUS include Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), Vistra (VST), American Water Works (AWK), Entergy (ETR), DTE Energy (DTE), Telefónica (TEF), WEC Energy Group (WEC), FirstEnergy (FE), Eversource Energy (ES), and Edison International (EIX). These companies are all part of the "utilities" sector.

TELUS vs.

TELUS (NYSE:TU) and Chunghwa Telecom (NYSE:CHT) are both large-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, community ranking and dividends.

TELUS has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its stock price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Chunghwa Telecom has a beta of 0.17, indicating that its stock price is 83% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, TELUS had 7 more articles in the media than Chunghwa Telecom. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for TELUS and 0 mentions for Chunghwa Telecom. Chunghwa Telecom's average media sentiment score of 0.68 beat TELUS's score of 0.29 indicating that Chunghwa Telecom is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
TELUS Neutral
Chunghwa Telecom Positive

TELUS currently has a consensus target price of $27.31, indicating a potential upside of 69.96%. Given TELUS's higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe TELUS is more favorable than Chunghwa Telecom.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TELUS
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25
Chunghwa Telecom
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

TELUS pays an annual dividend of $1.11 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.9%. Chunghwa Telecom pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. TELUS pays out 258.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Chunghwa Telecom pays out 74.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TELUS$14.90B1.59$623.01M$0.4337.37
Chunghwa Telecom$221.50B0.13$1.21B$1.5324.99

TELUS received 147 more outperform votes than Chunghwa Telecom when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.49% of users gave Chunghwa Telecom an outperform vote while only 60.48% of users gave TELUS an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
TELUSOutperform Votes
427
60.48%
Underperform Votes
279
39.52%
Chunghwa TelecomOutperform Votes
280
63.49%
Underperform Votes
161
36.51%

Chunghwa Telecom has a net margin of 16.57% compared to TELUS's net margin of 4.18%. Chunghwa Telecom's return on equity of 9.38% beat TELUS's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TELUS4.18% 7.81% 2.45%
Chunghwa Telecom 16.57%9.38%6.99%

49.4% of TELUS shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 2.1% of Chunghwa Telecom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of TELUS shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Chunghwa Telecom shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Chunghwa Telecom beats TELUS on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricTELUSRadiotelephone communication IndustryUtilities SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$23.72B$22.06B$11.94B$17.42B
Dividend Yield6.90%4.65%4.23%3.56%
P/E Ratio37.3716.7378.3725.15
Price / Sales1.591.1924.3711.60
Price / Cash5.836.0617.9817.62
Price / Book1.831.261.854.91
Net Income$623.01M$2.06B$585.13M$964.49M
7 Day Performance1.97%2.12%1.93%2.27%
1 Month Performance0.50%-0.66%-0.20%-2.05%
1 Year Performance-24.45%-4.93%-3.27%89.06%

TELUS Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CHT
Chunghwa Telecom
0 of 5 stars
$38.58
+0.1%
N/A-6.7%$29.93B$7.17B25.2232,029Upcoming Earnings
VST
Vistra
3.0149 of 5 stars
$68.45
+2.6%
$67.20
-1.8%
+197.9%$23.81B$14.78B19.124,870Gap Down
AWK
American Water Works
4.9129 of 5 stars
$119.86
+0.5%
$141.80
+18.3%
-19.9%$23.35B$4.23B24.516,500Upcoming Earnings
ETR
Entergy
4.343 of 5 stars
$107.17
-0.3%
$109.45
+2.1%
-2.4%$22.85B$12.15B9.6612,177Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
DTE
DTE Energy
4.6763 of 5 stars
$110.11
0.0%
$115.10
+4.5%
-2.4%$22.78B$12.75B16.299,950Analyst Report
TEF
Telefónica
0.2418 of 5 stars
$4.43
+1.6%
N/A+0.1%$25.58B$43.99B-21.10104,142
WEC
WEC Energy Group
4.5579 of 5 stars
$81.97
flat
$86.64
+5.7%
-15.5%$25.86B$8.89B19.427,000Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
FE
FirstEnergy
3.4732 of 5 stars
$38.12
-0.2%
$39.80
+4.4%
-6.2%$21.94B$12.87B21.0612,042Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
ES
Eversource Energy
4.2727 of 5 stars
$60.34
+0.1%
$65.85
+9.1%
-23.3%$21.16B$11.91B-47.8910,171Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
EIX
Edison International
4.2666 of 5 stars
$70.81
+0.2%
$73.60
+3.9%
-3.9%$27.24B$16.34B22.7014,375Upcoming Earnings
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:TU) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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