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Stantec (STN) Competitors

C$118.01
+0.49 (+0.42%)
(As of 10:05 AM ET)

STN vs. MEG, LGC, SPN, DDI, WSP, SNC, BDT, BAD, BDGI, and ARE

Should you be buying Stantec stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Stantec include MEG Energy (MEG), Lavras Gold (LGC), Snipp Interactive (SPN), DoubleDown Interactive (DDI), WSP Global (WSP), SNC-Lavalin Group (SNC), Bird Construction (BDT), Badger Daylighting (BAD), Badger Infrastructure Solutions (BDGI), and Aecon Group (ARE).

Stantec vs.

MEG Energy (TSE:MEG) and Stantec (TSE:STN) are both energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, community ranking, risk, profitability, valuation and earnings.

In the previous week, MEG Energy had 6 more articles in the media than Stantec. MarketBeat recorded 8 mentions for MEG Energy and 2 mentions for Stantec. MEG Energy's average media sentiment score of 0.58 beat Stantec's score of 0.55 indicating that Stantec is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
MEG Energy
2 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Stantec
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

MEG Energy has a beta of 3.12, indicating that its stock price is 212% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Stantec has a beta of 0.87, indicating that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MEG EnergyC$5.54B1.40C$586MC$2.0613.80
StantecC$5.21B2.57C$345.70MC$3.0938.03

MEG Energy has a net margin of 10.58% compared to MEG Energy's net margin of 6.64%. MEG Energy's return on equity of 13.32% beat Stantec's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
MEG Energy10.58% 13.20% 8.47%
Stantec 6.64%13.32%5.85%

41.4% of MEG Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.0% of Stantec shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of MEG Energy shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Stantec shares are held by 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.

Stantec received 33 more outperform votes than MEG Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 56.77% of users gave MEG Energy an outperform vote while only 51.49% of users gave Stantec an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MEG EnergyOutperform Votes
415
56.77%
Underperform Votes
316
43.23%
StantecOutperform Votes
448
51.49%
Underperform Votes
422
48.51%

MEG Energy presently has a consensus target price of C$33.08, indicating a potential upside of 16.41%. Stantec has a consensus target price of C$120.85, indicating a potential upside of 2.83%. Given Stantec's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe MEG Energy is more favorable than Stantec.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
MEG Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.45
Stantec
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.69

Summary

MEG Energy beats Stantec 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 STN 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 TSE 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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STN vs. The Competition

MetricStantecEngineering & Construction IndustryIndustrials SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$13.41BC$1.67BC$3.81BC$5.54B
Dividend Yield0.76%3.77%4.41%5.59%
P/E Ratio38.03499.41430.7024.69
Price / Sales2.5745.73491.90763.45
Price / Cash52.8113.6227.5180.44
Price / Book4.693.233.883.45
Net IncomeC$345.70MC$63.54MC$192.55MC$289.13M
7 Day Performance1.41%1.48%0.87%1.46%
1 Month Performance3.97%34.68%7.92%5.15%
1 Year Performance29.76%69.90%19.68%26.69%

Stantec Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MEG
MEG Energy
3.077 of 5 stars
3.08 / 5 stars
C$28.44
+0.9%
C$33.33
+17.2%
+26.5%C$7.75BC$5.54B13.812,500Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
LGC
Lavras Gold
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$2.04
-2.9%
N/A+822.7%C$104.75MN/A-40.8060Insider Selling
SPN
Snipp Interactive
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$0.09
+6.3%
N/A-26.9%C$24.32MC$30.55M-8.505,200Gap Up
High Trading Volume
DDI
DoubleDown Interactive
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00220High Trading Volume
WSP
WSP Global
0.4736 of 5 stars
0.47 / 5 stars
C$220.77
+1.3%
C$237.08
+7.4%
+25.7%C$27.53BC$14.53B48.9566,500
SNC
SNC-Lavalin Group
2.8736 of 5 stars
2.87 / 5 stars
C$43.49
-1.1%
C$48.43
+11.4%
N/AC$7.63BC$7.94B92.5333,876High Trading Volume
BDT
Bird Construction
1.862 of 5 stars
1.86 / 5 stars
C$26.36
-1.4%
C$26.78
+1.6%
+191.0%C$1.42BC$2.80B19.825,000Dividend Cut
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
BAD
Badger Daylighting
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
C$40.30
-3.4%
N/A+0.0%C$1.40BC$530.42M310.001,875
BDGI
Badger Infrastructure Solutions
3.9336 of 5 stars
3.93 / 5 stars
C$37.38
+1.6%
C$53.31
+42.6%
+19.0%C$1.29BC$702.15M23.222,433Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
ARE
Aecon Group
2.303 of 5 stars
2.30 / 5 stars
C$14.72
+0.3%
C$18.23
+23.9%
+21.0%C$916.61MC$4.38B6.858,684Upcoming Earnings

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

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