Fc Global Realty (NASDAQ: FCRE) and Transcontinental Realty Investors (NYSE:TCI) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Fc Global Realty and Transcontinental Realty Investors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Fc Global Realty||0||0||0||0||N/A|
|Transcontinental Realty Investors||0||0||0||0||N/A|
This table compares Fc Global Realty and Transcontinental Realty Investors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Fc Global Realty||-33.37%||-81.53%||-15.45%|
|Transcontinental Realty Investors||-4.05%||-6.84%||-1.21%|
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Fc Global Realty and Transcontinental Realty Investors’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Fc Global Realty||$38.39 million||0.14||-$13.26 million||N/A||N/A|
|Transcontinental Realty Investors||$118.47 million||2.45||$30,000.00||($0.68)||-48.97|
Transcontinental Realty Investors has higher revenue and earnings than Fc Global Realty.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
2.0% of Transcontinental Realty Investors shares are held by institutional investors. 21.8% of Fc Global Realty shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 87.7% of Transcontinental Realty Investors shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
Volatility & Risk
Fc Global Realty has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Transcontinental Realty Investors has a beta of -0.17, meaning that its share price is 117% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Transcontinental Realty Investors beats Fc Global Realty on 8 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Fc Global Realty
FC Global Realty Inc., formerly PhotoMedex, Inc., is a real estate investment company. The Company seeks to invest in a diversified portfolio of commercial and residential real estate properties and other real estate investments located both throughout the United States and in various international locales. Its business segment includes hospitality-oriented development opportunities; and mixed-use urban infill master plan development opportunities in secondary markets. The Company seeks to acquire investments in a variety of real estate projects, including residential developments, commercial properties such as gas station sites, and hotels and resort communities. The Company focuses on global hospitality in its international asset base and focuses hospitality, urban infill and mixed-use projects in its domestic asset base.
About Transcontinental Realty Investors
Transcontinental Realty Investors, Inc. is an externally advised and managed real estate investment company that owns a portfolio of income-producing properties and land held for development. The Company’s segments are Commercial Properties, Apartments, Land and Other. Its portfolio of income-producing properties includes residential apartment communities, office buildings and other commercial properties. It acquires land mainly in in-fill locations or suburban markets. The Company’s income-producing properties consist of approximately eight commercial properties, including five office buildings, two retail properties and an industrial warehouse, comprising in aggregate approximately 1.9 million square feet; a golf course comprising approximately 96.09 acres, and approximately 50 residential apartment communities comprising over 7,980 units, excluding apartments being developed. In addition, it owns approximately 3,660 acres of land held for development.
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