Comparing of Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) and Party City Holdco Inc. (NYSE:PRTY)

Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) and Party City Holdco Inc. (NYSE:PRTY), both competing one another are Specialty Retail Other companies. We will compare their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Tractor Supply Company 7.91B 1.48 532.36M 4.12 21.87
Party City Holdco Inc. 2.41B 0.44 209.89M 1.07 9.67

Table 1 showcases the gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of Tractor Supply Company and Party City Holdco Inc. Party City Holdco Inc. seems to has lower revenue and earnings compared to Tractor Supply Company. Presently more expensive of the two stocks is the business with a higher P/E ratio. Tractor Supply Company is thus presently the expensive of the two stocks because it has a higher P/E ratio.


Table 2 represents Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) and Party City Holdco Inc. (NYSE:PRTY)’s net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Tractor Supply Company 6.73% 35.9% 16.3%
Party City Holdco Inc. 8.71% 21.3% 5.9%

Volatility & Risk

Tractor Supply Company’s current beta is 1.2 and it happens to be 20.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500. Competitively, Party City Holdco Inc. is 125.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500, because of the 2.25 beta.


The current Quick Ratio of Tractor Supply Company is 0.2 while its Current Ratio is 2. Meanwhile, Party City Holdco Inc. has a Current Ratio of 1.3 while its Quick Ratio is 0.4. Tractor Supply Company is better positioned to pay off its short-term and long-term debts than Party City Holdco Inc.


Tractor Supply Company pays out an annual dividend of $1.2 per share while its dividend yield is 1.26%. Party City Holdco Inc. does not pay a dividend.

Analyst Recommendations

Tractor Supply Company and Party City Holdco Inc. Ratings and Recommendations are available on the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Tractor Supply Company 0 4 4 2.50
Party City Holdco Inc. 0 1 1 2.50

Tractor Supply Company’s upside potential currently stands at 0.35% and an $96.17 consensus price target. On the other hand, Party City Holdco Inc.’s potential upside is 40.91% and its consensus price target is $15.5. The results provided earlier shows that Party City Holdco Inc. appears more favorable than Tractor Supply Company, based on analyst belief.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Roughly 87% of Tractor Supply Company shares are owned by institutional investors while 0% of Party City Holdco Inc. are owned by institutional investors. Tractor Supply Company’s share owned by insiders are 0.2%. Insiders Comparatively, owned 0.6% of Party City Holdco Inc. shares.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Tractor Supply Company -5.27% -5.88% 0.2% 18.7% 35.56% 20.56%
Party City Holdco Inc. -13.81% 2.79% -32.46% -31.33% -23.13% -26.16%

For the past year Tractor Supply Company had bullish trend while Party City Holdco Inc. had bearish trend.


Tractor Supply Company beats Party City Holdco Inc. on 13 of the 15 factors.

Tractor Supply Company operates rural lifestyle retail stores in the United States. The company offers a selection of merchandise, including equine, livestock, pet, and small animal products necessary for their health, care, growth, and containment; hardware, truck, towing, and tool products; seasonal products, such as heating products, lawn and garden items, power equipment, gifts, and toys; work/recreational clothing and footwear; and maintenance products for agricultural and rural use. As of January 26, 2017, it operated 1,600 retail stores in 49 states. The company operates its retail stores under the Tractor Supply Company, DelÂ’s Feed & Farm Supply, and Petsense names. It also operates an e-commerce Website, The company sells its products to recreational farmers, ranchers, and others, as well as tradesmen and small businesses. Tractor Supply Company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee.

Party City Holdco Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sources, and distributes party supplies in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Retail and Wholesale. It offers paper and plastic tableware, accessories and novelties, metallic and latex balloons, Halloween and other costumes, decorations, and stationery and gift items. As of March 9, 2017, the company offered its products through its 900 specialty retail party supply stores, including approximately 160 franchise stores in North America under the Party City and Halloween City names; and e-commerce Websites, principally through the domain name In addition, it franchises individual stores and franchise areas throughout the United States, Mexico, and Puerto Rico principally under the Party City name. The company offers its products through company-owned stores, independent party supply stores, mass merchants, grocery retailers, and dollar stores, as well as through other retailers and distributors. Party City Holdco Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Rockaway, New Jersey.