Reviewing Bristow Group (BRS) and The Competition
Bristow Group (NYSE: BRS) is one of 56 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil Related Services and Equipment” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Bristow Group to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Bristow Group and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||EBITDA||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Bristow Group||$1.33 billion||$62.14 million||-1.78|
|Bristow Group Competitors||$2.04 billion||$274.32 million||-40.56|
Bristow Group’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Bristow Group. Bristow Group is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
Bristow Group pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. Bristow Group pays out -5.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies pay a dividend yield of 2.7% and pay out -46.3% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.
This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Bristow Group and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Bristow Group Competitors||500||2214||2930||125||2.46|
Bristow Group currently has a consensus price target of $13.25, suggesting a potential upside of 41.86%. As a group, “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies have a potential upside of 24.83%. Given Bristow Group’s higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Bristow Group is more favorable than its rivals.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
65.8% of shares of all “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies are held by institutional investors. 10.0% of Bristow Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 11.9% of shares of all “Oil Related Services and Equipment” companies 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.
Volatility and Risk
Bristow Group has a beta of 2.81, meaning that its share price is 181% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bristow Group’s rivals have a beta of 1.57, meaning that their average share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares Bristow Group and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Bristow Group Competitors||-19.40%||-18.10%||-6.51%|
Bristow Group rivals beat Bristow Group on 8 of the 14 factors compared.
Bristow Group Company Profile
Bristow Group Inc. is an industrial aviation services provider and helicopter service provider to the offshore energy industry. The Industrial Aviation Services segment’s operations are conducted primarily through four regions: Europe Caspian, Africa, Americas and Asia Pacific. The Europe Caspian region consists of all its operations and affiliates in Europe and Central Asia, including Norway, the United Kingdom and Turkmenistan. The Africa region consists of all its operations and affiliates on the African continent, including Nigeria, Tanzania and Egypt. The Americas region consists of all its operations and affiliates in North America and South America, including Brazil, Canada, Trinidad and the United States Gulf of Mexico. The Asia Pacific region consists of all its operations and affiliates in Australia and Southeast Asia, including Malaysia and Sakhalin. Additionally, it operates a training unit, Bristow Academy.
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