PBF Energy (NYSE:PBF) and Mission Newenergy (OTCMKTS:MNELF) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for PBF Energy and Mission Newenergy, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PBF Energy 2 7 7 0 2.31
Mission Newenergy 0 0 0 0 N/A

PBF Energy presently has a consensus target price of $48.40, indicating a potential upside of 53.41%. Given PBF Energy’s higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe PBF Energy is more favorable than Mission Newenergy.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares PBF Energy and Mission Newenergy’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
PBF Energy $27.19 billion 0.14 $128.32 million $3.26 9.68
Mission Newenergy N/A N/A -$156.69 million N/A N/A

PBF Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Mission Newenergy.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.3% of PBF Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 3.2% of PBF Energy shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

PBF Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Mission Newenergy does not pay a dividend. PBF Energy pays out 36.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Profitability

This table compares PBF Energy and Mission Newenergy’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PBF Energy 0.47% 11.96% 4.56%
Mission Newenergy N/A N/A N/A

Summary

PBF Energy beats Mission Newenergy on 10 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

PBF Energy Company Profile

PBF Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining and supplying petroleum products. The company operates in two segments, Refining and Logistics. It produces gasoline, ultra-low-sulfur diesel, heating oil, diesel fuel, jet fuel, lubricants, petrochemicals, and asphalt, as well as unbranded transportation fuels, petrochemical feedstocks, blending components, and other petroleum products. The company sells its products in Northeast, Midwest, Gulf Coast, and West Coast of the United States, as well as in other regions of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It also offers various rail, truck, and marine terminaling services, as well as pipeline transportation and storage services. PBF Energy Inc. was founded in 2008 and is based in Parsippany, New Jersey.

Mission Newenergy Company Profile

Mission NewEnergy Limited, through its interest in FGV Green Energy Sdn Bhd, refines and sells biodiesel in Malaysia. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Subiaco, Australia.

Receive News & Ratings for PBF Energy Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for PBF Energy and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.