BBX Capital (NYSE:BBX) and Vonovia SE Depository Receipt (OTCMKTS:VONOY) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
28.8% of BBX Capital shares are held by institutional investors. 28.7% of BBX Capital shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
Volatility and Risk
BBX Capital has a beta of 1.54, meaning that its stock price is 54% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vonovia SE Depository Receipt has a beta of 0.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for BBX Capital and Vonovia SE Depository Receipt, as reported by MarketBeat.
BBX Capital currently has a consensus target price of $14.00, suggesting a potential upside of 150.00%. Given BBX Capital’s higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe BBX Capital is more favorable than Vonovia SE Depository Receipt.
BBX Capital pays an annual dividend of $0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Vonovia SE Depository Receipt pays an annual dividend of $0.73 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%.
This table compares BBX Capital and Vonovia SE Depository Receipt’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares BBX Capital and Vonovia SE Depository Receipt’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
Vonovia SE Depository Receipt has higher revenue and earnings than BBX Capital.
BBX Capital beats Vonovia SE Depository Receipt on 8 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.
BBX Capital Company Profile
BBX Capital Corporation, formerly known as BFC Financial Corporation, is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments and acquisitions of middle market companies. The firm also invests in mergers and acquisition, add-on acquisitions, divestiture, taking public companies private and private companies public, leveraged buyout, partnership, recapitalization, and restructuring. It typically does not invest in industries or companies whose ultimate returns are event driven. The firm seeks to invest across a broad range of industries ranging from service to manufacturing businesses. The firm prefers to acquire controlling interests in its portfolio companies and can also consider minority investments. BFC Financial Corporation was founded in 1980 and is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Vonovia SE Depository Receipt Company Profile
Vonovia SE operates as an integrated real estate company in Germany. The company operates through three segments: Rental, Value-Add Business, and Sales. It offers apartments; provides property-related services; and sells single units, and buildings or plots of land. As of December 31, 2017, it had a real estate portfolio comprising 344,586 residential units; 89,588 garages and parking spaces; and 3,888 commercial units, as well as managed 62,631 residential units for other owners. The company was formerly known as Deutsche Annington Immobilien SE and changed its name to Vonovia SE in August 2015. Vonovia SE was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Bochum, Germany.