BRT Realty Trust (BRT) versus Its Rivals Head to Head Comparison
BRT Realty Trust (NYSE: BRT) is one of 42 publicly-traded companies in the “Residential REITs” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare BRT Realty Trust to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and earnings.
Volatility and Risk
BRT Realty Trust has a beta of 0.19, indicating that its share price is 81% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BRT Realty Trust’s rivals have a beta of 0.51, indicating that their average share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares BRT Realty Trust and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|BRT Realty Trust||10.81%||5.07%||1.24%|
|BRT Realty Trust Competitors||20.47%||4.10%||1.59%|
Institutional and Insider Ownership
22.2% of BRT Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.5% of shares of all “Residential REITs” companies are held by institutional investors. 41.9% of BRT Realty Trust shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.2% of shares of all “Residential REITs” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
BRT Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.6%. BRT Realty Trust pays out 90.0% 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, “Residential REITs” companies pay a dividend yield of 3.5% and pay out 140.7% of their earnings in the form of a dividend. BRT Realty Trust is clearly a better dividend stock than its rivals, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares BRT Realty Trust and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||NetIncome||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|BRT Realty Trust||$94.26 million||$31.28 million||13.74|
|BRT Realty Trust Competitors||$673.41 million||$325.74 million||-38.17|
BRT Realty Trust’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than BRT Realty Trust. BRT Realty Trust 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.
This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for BRT Realty Trust and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|BRT Realty Trust||0||1||2||0||2.67|
|BRT Realty Trust Competitors||186||1218||1249||32||2.42|
BRT Realty Trust presently has a consensus target price of $11.13, indicating a potential upside of 1.23%. As a group, “Residential REITs” companies have a potential upside of 23.56%. Given BRT Realty Trust’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe BRT Realty Trust has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.
BRT Realty Trust rivals beat BRT Realty Trust on 8 of the 15 factors compared.
BRT Realty Trust Company Profile
BRT Apartments Corp. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Trust is focused on the ownership, operation and development of multi-family properties. These activities are primarily conducted through joint ventures in which the Trust has an equity interest in the entity owning the property. The Trust’s segments include Multi-Family Real Estate and Other Assets. The Multi-Family Real Estate segment includes the ownership, operation and development of multi-family properties. The Other Assets segment includes the ownership and operation of the Trust’s other real estate assets and a real estate loan. As of December 31, 2016, the Trust owned 30 multi-family properties with 8,624 units located in 11 states (including 271 units at a property in the lease up stage), and interests in two unconsolidated joint ventures. The Trust also owns and operates various other real estate assets.
Receive News & Ratings for BRT Realty Trust Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for BRT Realty Trust and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.