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Worthington Enterprises (WOR) Competitors

$62.11
-0.40 (-0.64%)
(As of 02/21/2024 ET)

WOR vs. GFF, BATRA, VGR, IAC, FBYD, FSS, IEP, ITT, SPLP, and LXU

Should you be buying Worthington Enterprises stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Worthington Enterprises include Griffon (GFF), Atlanta Braves (BATRA), Vector Group (VGR), IAC (IAC), Falcon's Beyond Global (FBYD), Federal Signal (FSS), Icahn Enterprises (IEP), ITT (ITT), Steel Partners (SPLP), and LSB Industries (LXU). These companies are all part of the "multi-sector conglomerates" sector.

Worthington Enterprises vs.

Griffon (NYSE:GFF) and Worthington Enterprises (NYSE:WOR) are both mid-cap multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, media sentiment, valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, community ranking and analyst recommendations.

In the previous week, Griffon had 5 more articles in the media than Worthington Enterprises. MarketBeat recorded 12 mentions for Griffon and 7 mentions for Worthington Enterprises. Worthington Enterprises' average media sentiment score of 0.79 beat Griffon's score of -0.01 indicating that Griffon is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Griffon
6 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Worthington Enterprises
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Griffon presently has a consensus price target of $64.67, indicating a potential downside of 2.90%. Worthington Enterprises has a consensus price target of $57.50, indicating a potential downside of 7.42%. Given Worthington Enterprises' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Griffon is more favorable than Worthington Enterprises.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Griffon
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.50
Worthington Enterprises
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.75

Worthington Enterprises received 65 more outperform votes than Griffon when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.23% of users gave Griffon an outperform vote while only 53.93% of users gave Worthington Enterprises an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GriffonOutperform Votes
237
64.23%
Underperform Votes
132
35.77%
Worthington EnterprisesOutperform Votes
302
53.93%
Underperform Votes
258
46.07%

Griffon pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Worthington Enterprises pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Griffon pays out 44.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Worthington Enterprises pays out 21.4% 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. Griffon has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Worthington Enterprises is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Griffon$2.69B1.26$77.62M$1.3449.70
Worthington Enterprises$4.92B0.63$256.53M$5.9710.40

Worthington Enterprises has a net margin of 6.43% compared to Worthington Enterprises' net margin of 2.65%. Worthington Enterprises' return on equity of 72.80% beat Griffon's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Griffon2.65% 72.80% 10.18%
Worthington Enterprises 6.43%17.91%9.28%

Griffon has a beta of 1.39, indicating that its stock price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Worthington Enterprises has a beta of 1.39, indicating that its stock price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500.

73.9% of Griffon shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.3% of Worthington Enterprises shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.1% of Griffon shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 38.5% of Worthington Enterprises shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Griffon beats Worthington Enterprises on 13 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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WOR vs. The Competition

MetricWorthington EnterprisesSteel works, blast furnaces, & rolling & finishing mills IndustryMulti-Sector SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$3.10B$4.65B$16.26B$17.22B
Dividend Yield2.07%3.50%3.30%3.55%
P/E Ratio10.409.157.4724.83
Price / Sales0.630.6811.236.95
Price / Cash7.677.6813.0517.87
Price / Book1.701.342.146.18
Net Income$256.53M$1.28B$1.12B$868.85M
7 Day Performance4.58%-0.15%0.57%0.39%
1 Month Performance12.52%4.52%2.07%2.62%
1 Year Performance5.47%12.86%-2.17%69.21%

Worthington Enterprises Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GFF
Griffon
4.7222 of 5 stars
$67.81
-0.3%
$64.67
-4.6%
+79.6%$3.45B$2.69B50.605,700
BATRA
Atlanta Braves
0 of 5 stars
$42.85
-0.4%
N/A+23.9%$2.64BN/A0.001,245Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
VGR
Vector Group
3.0704 of 5 stars
$11.10
-2.0%
N/A-20.0%$1.73B$1.42B9.56536Dividend Announcement
Positive News
IAC
IAC
3.7299 of 5 stars
$57.18
+0.3%
$78.69
+37.6%
+10.0%$4.58B$4.37B23.0611,000
FBYD
Falcon's Beyond Global
0 of 5 stars
$11.00
-4.3%
N/AN/A$1.50BN/A0.00122
FSS
Federal Signal
2.315 of 5 stars
$78.94
-1.3%
$63.67
-19.3%
+54.6%$4.81B$1.67B33.034,100Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Increase
IEP
Icahn Enterprises
3.6444 of 5 stars
$21.54
+1.5%
$27.00
+25.3%
-63.8%$8.85B$14.10B-9.7020,041Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
ITT
ITT
3.8865 of 5 stars
$122.39
-1.1%
$119.50
-2.4%
+35.1%$10.05B$3.28B24.6710,600
SPLP
Steel Partners
0 of 5 stars
$36.50
+1.4%
N/A-9.5%$777.82M$1.70B4.874,100News Coverage
High Trading Volume
LXU
LSB Industries
3.5813 of 5 stars
$7.70
-4.1%
$12.71
+65.1%
-38.9%$572.42M$901.71M6.06571

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This page (NYSE:WOR) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff