RMR Group (NASDAQ: RMR) is one of 65 publicly-traded companies in the “Real Estate Development & Operations” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare RMR Group to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk.
RMR Group pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. RMR Group pays out 38.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Real Estate Development & Operations” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.5% and pay out 33.1% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.
This table compares RMR Group and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|RMR Group Competitors||-4.63%||-2.90%||1.05%|
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares RMR Group and its peers top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|RMR Group||$271.73 million||$42.29 million||23.14|
|RMR Group Competitors||$398.70 million||$24.95 million||1,287.09|
RMR Group’s peers have higher revenue, but lower earnings than RMR Group. RMR Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
Volatility and Risk
RMR Group has a beta of -0.71, meaning that its stock price is 171% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, RMR Group’s peers have a beta of 0.61, meaning that their average stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a summary of recent ratings for RMR Group and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|RMR Group Competitors||147||363||842||8||2.52|
RMR Group currently has a consensus price target of $58.00, indicating a potential downside of 4.68%. As a group, “Real Estate Development & Operations” companies have a potential upside of 29.06%. Given RMR Group’s peers stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe RMR Group has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
34.5% of RMR Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.0% of shares of all “Real Estate Development & Operations” companies are held by institutional investors. 55.3% of RMR Group shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 41.7% of shares of all “Real Estate Development & Operations” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
RMR Group peers beat RMR Group on 9 of the 15 factors compared.
RMR Group Company Profile
The RMR Group Inc. is a holding company. The Company’s business is primarily conducted by its subsidiary, The RMR Group LLC (RMR LLC). The Company’s segments include RMR LLC and All Other Operations. RMR LLC manages a portfolio of publicly owned real estate and real estate related businesses. RMR LLC manages Government Properties Income Trust, a real estate investment trust (REIT) that primarily owns properties that are leased to government tenants; Hospitality Properties Trust, an REIT that primarily owns hotels and travel centers; Select Income REIT, an REIT that primarily owns properties leased to single tenants across the United States and leased lands in Hawaii, and Senior Housing Properties Trust, an REIT that primarily owns senior living communities and medical office buildings. As of June 30, 2016, RMR LLC managed over 1,300 properties, which were located in 48 states, Washington, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Canada.
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