Reviewing CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (CORR) & Its Competitors
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE: CORR) is one of 16 public companies in the “Specialized REITs” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust to related companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, dividends, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.
This table compares CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust||38.26%||9.04%||5.17%|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Competitors||34.60%||8.74%||3.15%|
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.2%. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust pays out 124.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. As a group, “Specialized REITs” companies pay a dividend yield of 4.3% and pay out 169.6% of their earnings in the form of a dividend. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust is clearly a better dividend stock than its competitors, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.
Risk & Volatility
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust has a beta of 2.07, indicating that its share price is 107% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust’s competitors have a beta of 0.85, indicating that their average share price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||EBITDA||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust||$88.83 million||$71.15 million||13.57|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Competitors||$966.23 million||$509.71 million||28.00|
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
64.2% of CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 64.6% of shares of all “Specialized REITs” companies are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.4% of shares of all “Specialized REITs” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust||1||2||1||0||2.00|
|CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Competitors||85||319||596||24||2.55|
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust presently has a consensus price target of $35.50, suggesting a potential upside of 8.56%. As a group, “Specialized REITs” companies have a potential upside of 14.33%. Given CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust’s competitors stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust competitors beat CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust on 9 of the 15 factors compared.
About CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (CorEnergy) is focused on acquiring and financing midstream and downstream real estate assets within the United States energy infrastructure sector and concurrently entering into long-term triple-net participating leases with energy companies. The Company also provides other types of capital, including loans secured by energy infrastructure assets. The Company owns assets, such as pipelines, storage terminals, and transmission and distribution assets. It assets include Grand Isle Gathering System, Pinedale Liquids Gathering System (Pinedale LGS), Portland Terminal Facility, MoGas Pipeline System and Omega Pipeline.
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