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Voya Financial (VOYA) Competitors

$73.09
+0.17 (+0.23%)
(As of 07/17/2024 ET)

VOYA vs. SLF, PUK, CRBG, AEG, RGA, PRI, GL, JXN, LNC, and FG

Should you be buying Voya Financial stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Voya Financial include Sun Life Financial (SLF), Prudential (PUK), Corebridge Financial (CRBG), Aegon (AEG), Reinsurance Group of America (RGA), Primerica (PRI), Globe Life (GL), Jackson Financial (JXN), Lincoln National (LNC), and F&G Annuities & Life (FG). These companies are all part of the "life insurance" industry.

Voya Financial vs.

Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) and Sun Life Financial (NYSE:SLF) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, media sentiment, risk, earnings, community ranking and profitability.

Voya Financial currently has a consensus price target of $83.60, indicating a potential upside of 14.38%. Sun Life Financial has a consensus price target of $77.00, indicating a potential upside of 52.32%. Given Sun Life Financial's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sun Life Financial is more favorable than Voya Financial.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Voya Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80
Sun Life Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.33

In the previous week, Voya Financial had 3 more articles in the media than Sun Life Financial. MarketBeat recorded 8 mentions for Voya Financial and 5 mentions for Sun Life Financial. Sun Life Financial's average media sentiment score of 1.49 beat Voya Financial's score of 0.57 indicating that Sun Life Financial is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Voya Financial
4 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Sun Life Financial
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Voya Financial has a net margin of 10.48% compared to Sun Life Financial's net margin of 8.94%. Sun Life Financial's return on equity of 16.97% beat Voya Financial's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Voya Financial10.48% 16.74% 0.58%
Sun Life Financial 8.94%16.97%1.16%

Voya Financial has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sun Life Financial has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Voya Financial received 99 more outperform votes than Sun Life Financial when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 67.63% of users gave Voya Financial an outperform vote while only 62.40% of users gave Sun Life Financial an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Voya FinancialOutperform Votes
587
67.63%
Underperform Votes
281
32.37%
Sun Life FinancialOutperform Votes
488
62.40%
Underperform Votes
294
37.60%

Sun Life Financial has higher revenue and earnings than Voya Financial. Voya Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sun Life Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Voya Financial$7.35B1.00$625M$7.0410.38
Sun Life Financial$30.20B0.97$2.48B$3.9112.93

Voya Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Sun Life Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.6%. Voya Financial pays out 22.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Sun Life Financial pays out 60.1% 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.

96.1% of Voya Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.3% of Sun Life Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.4% of Voya Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Voya Financial beats Sun Life Financial on 11 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricVoya FinancialLife insurance IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$7.34B$17.41B$9.66B$18.70B
Dividend Yield2.19%3.30%10.28%3.46%
P/E Ratio10.388.7957.5621.31
Price / Sales1.001.263,557.8615.56
Price / Cash8.3820.4328.8720.68
Price / Book1.301.342.655.14
Net Income$625M$1.05B$1.01B$974.70M
7 Day Performance0.91%0.94%3.33%2.97%
1 Month Performance1.16%3.48%6.74%6.48%
1 Year Performance-2.51%18.36%14.69%9.05%

Voya Financial Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SLF
Sun Life Financial
4.9656 of 5 stars
4.97 / 5 stars
$50.33
+0.5%
$77.00
+53.0%
-1.9%$29.18B$30.20B12.8730,941Positive News
PUK
Prudential
1.8329 of 5 stars
1.83 / 5 stars
$19.16
-0.9%
N/A-32.4%$26.34B$19.50B0.0015,030
CRBG
Corebridge Financial
4.7115 of 5 stars
4.71 / 5 stars
$29.91
-0.1%
$32.46
+8.5%
+57.4%$18.20B$21.19B7.875,700
AEG
Aegon
1.9082 of 5 stars
1.91 / 5 stars
$6.40
+0.5%
N/A+20.0%$14.11B$11.24B0.0020,634Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
RGA
Reinsurance Group of America
4.6194 of 5 stars
4.62 / 5 stars
$212.85
+0.5%
$207.45
-2.5%
+51.1%$14.00B$18.57B16.543,900
PRI
Primerica
4.5018 of 5 stars
4.50 / 5 stars
$239.70
+0.6%
$253.50
+5.8%
+21.7%$8.25B$2.82B14.593,450Analyst Forecast
GL
Globe Life
4.9815 of 5 stars
4.98 / 5 stars
$86.12
+1.0%
$104.22
+21.0%
-19.8%$7.75B$5.45B8.233,636Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
JXN
Jackson Financial
3.3417 of 5 stars
3.34 / 5 stars
$77.83
+0.2%
$70.80
-9.0%
+150.7%$5.94B$3.64B2.063,840Positive News
LNC
Lincoln National
4.9706 of 5 stars
4.97 / 5 stars
$32.08
+0.4%
$31.18
-2.8%
+23.4%$5.45B$11.65B4.3911,024
FG
F&G Annuities & Life
2.8902 of 5 stars
2.89 / 5 stars
$42.26
+0.5%
$44.50
+5.3%
+82.3%$5.33B$4.50B21.561,165News Coverage

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This page (NYSE:VOYA) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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