Kinder Morgan Management (NYSE: KMR) is one of 46 public companies in the “Electrical Components & Equipment” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Kinder Morgan Management to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Kinder Morgan Management and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kinder Morgan Management 0 0 0 0 N/A
Kinder Morgan Management Competitors 196 976 1265 8 2.44

As a group, “Electrical Components & Equipment” companies have a potential upside of 4.91%. Given Kinder Morgan Management’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Kinder Morgan Management has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kinder Morgan Management and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Kinder Morgan Management N/A N/A 56.60
Kinder Morgan Management Competitors $3.13 billion $231.50 million -122,173.76

Kinder Morgan Management’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Kinder Morgan Management. Kinder Morgan Management 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.

Volatility and Risk

Kinder Morgan Management has a beta of 0.61, suggesting that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kinder Morgan Management’s rivals have a beta of 1.19, suggesting that their average share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Kinder Morgan Management and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kinder Morgan Management N/A N/A N/A
Kinder Morgan Management Competitors -3.39% 5.87% 2.07%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

68.0% of shares of all “Electrical Components & Equipment” companies are owned by institutional investors. 9.7% of shares of all “Electrical Components & Equipment” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Kinder Morgan Management rivals beat Kinder Morgan Management on 7 of the 8 factors compared.

About Kinder Morgan Management

Kinder Morgan Management, LLC is a limited partner in Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P (KMP), and manages and controls its business and affairs pursuant to a delegation of control agreement. Kinder Morgan G.P., Inc., of which Kinder Morgan, Inc. indirectly owns all of the outstanding common equity, is the general partner of Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (KMP). Kinder Morgan G.P., Inc., pursuant to a delegation of control agreement among the Company, Kinder Morgan G.P., Inc. and KMP, has delegated to the Company, to the fullest extent permitted under Delaware law and KMP’s limited partnership agreement, all of its rights and powers to manage and control the business and affairs of KMP, subject to the general partner’s right to approve specified actions.

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