CGG SA (NYSE: CGV) and Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:CELP) are both energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation and risk.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares CGG SA and Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||EBITDA||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.||$289.25 million||0.27||$14.26 million||($0.20)||-33.36|
Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. has higher revenue and earnings than CGG SA.
This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for CGG SA and Cypress Energy Partners, L.P., as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.||0||3||0||0||2.00|
Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. has a consensus price target of $8.00, suggesting a potential upside of 19.91%. Given Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. is more favorable than CGG SA.
This table compares CGG SA and Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.||-0.43%||5.84%||0.64%|
Institutional and Insider Ownership
0.7% of Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 12.6%. CGG SA does not pay a dividend. Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. pays out -420.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. beats CGG SA on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
About CGG SA
CGG SA (CGG) is a manufacturer of geophysical equipment. The Company provides marine, land and airborne data acquisition services, as well as a range of other geoscience services, including data imaging, geoscience and petroleum engineering consulting services, and collecting, developing and licensing geological data. Its segments include Contractual Data Acquisition; Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir (GGR); Equipment, and Non-Operated Resources. The Contractual Data Acquisition includes marine, and land and multi-physics. Its GGR segment includes the Multi-client business line and the Subsurface Imaging and Reservoir business lines (processing and imaging of geophysical data, reservoir characterization, geophysical consulting and software services, geological data library and data management solutions). The Equipment segment consists of its manufacturing and sales activities for seismic equipment. It operates through Saturno, a multi-client survey over Santos Basin Offshore Brazil.
About Cypress Energy Partners, L.P.
Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. is a limited partnership company, which serves energy companies throughout North America. The Company provides independent pipeline inspection and integrity services to producers and pipeline companies and water and environmental services with salt water disposal (SWD) facilities to the United States onshore oil and natural gas producers and trucking companies. It operates through three segments: Pipeline Inspection Services (PIS), which provides independent inspection services to various energy, public utility and pipeline companies in both the United States and Canada; Integrity Services (IS), which provides hydrostatic testing services to natural gas and petroleum companies and pipeline construction companies of newly constructed and existing natural gas and petroleum pipelines, and Water and Environmental Services (W&ES), which provides SWD services to oil and natural gas producers and trucking companies.
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