Head to Head Comparison: Sharp (OTCMKTS:SHCAY) & GE Vernova (NYSE:GEV)

Sharp (OTCMKTS:SHCAYGet Free Report) and GE Vernova (NYSE:GEVGet Free Report) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Sharp and GE Vernova’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Sharp -11.38% -16.19% -2.38%
GE Vernova N/A N/A N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Sharp and GE Vernova’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Sharp $18.86 billion 0.17 -$1.93 billion ($0.74) -1.70
GE Vernova $33.24 billion 1.34 -$438.00 million N/A N/A

GE Vernova has higher revenue and earnings than Sharp.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Sharp and GE Vernova, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Sharp 1 0 0 0 1.00
GE Vernova 0 2 7 0 2.78

GE Vernova has a consensus target price of $158.56, indicating a potential downside of 2.50%. Given GE Vernova’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe GE Vernova is more favorable than Sharp.

Summary

GE Vernova beats Sharp on 9 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Sharp

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Sharp Corporation manufactures and sells telecommunication equipment, electric and electronic application equipment, and electronic components in Japan, China, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Smart Life, 8K Ecosystem, ICT, Display Device, and Electronic Device. The Smart Life segment offers refrigerators, superheated steam ovens, microwave ovens, small cooking appliances, air conditioners, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, air purifiers, electric fans, dehumidifiers, humidifiers, electric heaters, plasmacluster ion generators, beauty appliances, electronic dictionaries, calculators, telephones, network control units, solar cells, storage batteries, etc. The 8K Ecosystem segment provides color televisions, Blu-ray disc recorders, audio equipment, multi-function printers, information displays, commercial projectors, POS system equipment, FA equipment, options/consumables, software, face masks, etc., as well as office-related solutions services. The ICT segment offers mobile phones, personal computers, tablet devices, routers, etc. The Display Device segments provides display modules, in-vehicle cameras, etc. The Electronic Device segment offers camera modules, sensor modules, proximity sensors, dust sensors, wafer foundries, CMOS / CCD sensors, semiconductor lasers, etc. The company was formerly known as Hayakawa Electric Industry Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Sharp Corporation in January 1970. Sharp Corporation was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Sakai, Japan.

About GE Vernova

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GE Vernova LLC, an energy business company, generates electricity. It operates under three segments: Power, Wind, and Electrification. The Power segments generates and sells electricity through hydro, gas, nuclear, and steam power. Wind segment engages in the manufacturing and sale of wind turbine blades; and Electrification segment provides grid solutions, power conversion, solar, and storage solutions. The company was incorporated in 2023 and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. GE Vernova operates as a subsidiary of General Electric Company.

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