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SunOpta (SOY) Competitors

C$7.67
-0.17 (-2.17%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

SOY vs. JWEL, HLF, MFI, RSI, LAS.A, CSW.A, NWC, PRMW, SWP, and BU

Should you be buying SunOpta stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of SunOpta include Jamieson Wellness (JWEL), High Liner Foods (HLF), Maple Leaf Foods (MFI), Rogers Sugar (RSI), Lassonde Industries (LAS.A), Corby Spirit and Wine (CSW.A), North West (NWC), Primo Water (PRMW), Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee (SWP), and Burcon NutraScience (BU). These companies are all part of the "consumer defensive" sector.

SunOpta vs.

Jamieson Wellness (TSE:JWEL) and SunOpta (TSE:SOY) are both small-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, community ranking, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings and profitability.

Jamieson Wellness has higher earnings, but lower revenue than SunOpta. SunOpta is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Jamieson Wellness, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Jamieson WellnessC$648.58M2.09C$45.57MC$1.0730.13
SunOptaC$951.73M0.93-C$36.37M-C$0.45-17.04

Jamieson Wellness received 40 more outperform votes than SunOpta when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 69.31% of users gave SunOpta an outperform vote while only 65.91% of users gave Jamieson Wellness an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Jamieson WellnessOutperform Votes
232
65.91%
Underperform Votes
120
34.09%
SunOptaOutperform Votes
192
69.31%
Underperform Votes
85
30.69%

57.9% of Jamieson Wellness shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.2% of SunOpta shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Jamieson Wellness shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.7% of SunOpta shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Jamieson Wellness has a beta of 0.59, indicating that its share price is 41% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SunOpta has a beta of 1.68, indicating that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Jamieson Wellness has a net margin of 7.03% compared to Jamieson Wellness' net margin of -17.05%. SunOpta's return on equity of 9.67% beat Jamieson Wellness' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Jamieson Wellness7.03% 9.67% 5.86%
SunOpta -17.05%-13.14%2.94%

Jamieson Wellness currently has a consensus price target of C$38.64, suggesting a potential upside of 19.85%. Given SunOpta's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Jamieson Wellness is more favorable than SunOpta.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Jamieson Wellness
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.88
SunOpta
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

In the previous week, Jamieson Wellness and Jamieson Wellness both had 1 articles in the media. SunOpta's average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Jamieson Wellness'average media sentiment score.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Jamieson Wellness
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
SunOpta
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Jamieson Wellness beats SunOpta on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


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SOY vs. The Competition

MetricSunOptaPackaged Foods IndustryDefensive SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$887.04MC$1.38BC$4.39BC$5.07B
Dividend Yield1.35%2.78%3.20%5.63%
P/E Ratio-17.04275.91275.3726.04
Price / Sales0.9344.99130,370.931,291.18
Price / Cash2,760.00109.69120.5479.25
Price / Book5.252.923.372.57
Net Income-C$36.37MC$112.21MC$139.46MC$289.75M
7 Day Performance-6.58%0.28%0.20%1.08%
1 Month Performance-3.16%0.36%-0.27%2.33%
1 Year Performance-24.28%-0.35%-0.51%2.81%

SunOpta Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
JWEL
Jamieson Wellness
1.0278 of 5 stars
C$31.23
+4.0%
C$38.64
+23.7%
-13.6%C$1.31BC$648.58M29.19110Positive News
HLF
High Liner Foods
0.9693 of 5 stars
C$11.95
-0.1%
C$13.83
+15.8%
-16.1%C$398.05MC$1.09B8.48N/ANews Coverage
MFI
Maple Leaf Foods
2.1897 of 5 stars
C$25.69
-1.5%
C$33.86
+31.8%
-3.3%C$3.15BC$4.88B-19.9114,000News Coverage
RSI
Rogers Sugar
0.3486 of 5 stars
C$5.63
-0.7%
C$6.00
+6.6%
-8.9%C$591.99MC$1.13B13.40954
LAS.A
Lassonde Industries
0.3208 of 5 stars
C$157.23
+0.8%
C$167.00
+6.2%
+40.5%C$482.70MC$2.27B13.932,200
CSW.A
Corby Spirit and Wine
0 of 5 stars
C$13.07
-0.6%
N/A-17.2%C$317.21MC$191.13M18.41175
NWC
North West
0.64 of 5 stars
C$39.34
-1.3%
C$40.00
+1.7%
+9.0%C$1.88BC$2.46B14.857,311News Coverage
PRMW
Primo Water
0 of 5 stars
C$20.42
-1.0%
N/A-6.5%C$3.26BC$2.29B20.849,240
SWP
Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee
0 of 5 stars
C$2.79
flat
N/A+1.9%C$25.70MC$169.04M-14.6890
BU
Burcon NutraScience
0 of 5 stars
C$0.20
-4.8%
N/A-44.9%C$24.32MC$324,553.00-0.9524

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