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S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Hunting for Domestic Vanadium - The U.S. Govt. Did WHAT? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
Rare Earth Elements: The Workhorse of The Tech Revolution (Ad)
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
From Hometown Hero to Franchise Partner — 3 Celebrities Collaborating With Their Hometown Brands
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Hunting for Domestic Vanadium - The U.S. Govt. Did WHAT? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
Rare Earth Elements: The Workhorse of The Tech Revolution (Ad)
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
From Hometown Hero to Franchise Partner — 3 Celebrities Collaborating With Their Hometown Brands
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Hunting for Domestic Vanadium - The U.S. Govt. Did WHAT? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
Rare Earth Elements: The Workhorse of The Tech Revolution (Ad)
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Adams (ADA) Competitors

GBX 6.75
0.00 (0.00%)
(As of 02/29/2024 09:22 PM ET)

ADA vs. WCW, TEAM, KRM, KLSO, NBDG, WINV, VOX, TFG, BPCR, and TV2H

Should you be buying Adams stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Adams include Walker Crips Group (WCW), TEAM (TEAM), KRM22 (KRM), Kelso Group (KLSO), NB Distressed Debt New Glb (NBDG), Worsley Investors (WINV), Vox Valor Capital (VOX), Tetragon Financial (TFG), BioPharma Credit (BPCR), and Thames Ventures VCT 2 Healthcare Shs (TV2H). These companies are all part of the "asset management" industry.

Adams vs.

Adams (LON:ADA) and Walker Crips Group (LON:WCW) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, community ranking, dividends and earnings.

Adams has a beta of 1.71, meaning that its stock price is 71% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Walker Crips Group has a beta of 0.46, meaning that its stock price is 54% less volatile than the S&P 500.

5.0% of Walker Crips Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 95.3% of Adams shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 34.8% of Walker Crips Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Walker Crips Group received 42 more outperform votes than Adams when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 69.01% of users gave Adams an outperform vote while only 63.64% of users gave Walker Crips Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
AdamsOutperform Votes
49
69.01%
Underperform Votes
22
30.99%
Walker Crips GroupOutperform Votes
91
63.64%
Underperform Votes
52
36.36%

In the previous week, Adams had 56 more articles in the media than Walker Crips Group. MarketBeat recorded 56 mentions for Adams and 0 mentions for Walker Crips Group. Adams' average media sentiment score of 0.12 beat Walker Crips Group's score of 0.00 indicating that Adams is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Adams Neutral
Walker Crips Group Neutral

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Adams
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Walker Crips Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Walker Crips Group has a net margin of 1.75% compared to Adams' net margin of 0.00%. Walker Crips Group's return on equity of 2.51% beat Adams' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
AdamsN/A -17.70% -11.03%
Walker Crips Group 1.75%2.51%1.05%

Walker Crips Group has higher revenue and earnings than Adams. Adams is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Walker Crips Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adams-£2.19M-4.50-£1.05M-£0.01-675.00
Walker Crips Group£30.87M0.31N/A£0.012,250.00

Summary

Walker Crips Group beats Adams on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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ADA vs. The Competition

MetricAdamsAsset Management IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£9.85M£705.36M£2.83B£1.33B
Dividend YieldN/A13.47%4.67%12.10%
P/E Ratio-675.00936.24451.331,688.88
Price / Sales-4.5013,976.072,728.00406,969.76
Price / Cash55.0079.6447.8032.82
Price / Book1.691.691.562.49
Net Income-£1.05M£49.74M£368.73M£182.66M
7 Day PerformanceN/A0.11%0.22%-0.24%
1 Month Performance-10.00%0.70%1.37%-0.33%
1 Year PerformanceN/A-2.90%1.77%5.75%

Adams Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
WCW
Walker Crips Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 22.50
flat
N/A-17.6%£9.58M£30.87M2,250.00206Dividend Announcement
TEAM
TEAM
0 of 5 stars
GBX 31.50
flat
N/AN/A£9.45M£3.02M-23.1633
KRM
KRM22
0 of 5 stars
GBX 29.50
+3.5%
N/AN/A£10.52M£4.77M-245.8345Gap Down
KLSO
Kelso Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 2.90
-3.3%
N/AN/A£10.89M£1.76M-210.00N/AGap Down
NBDG
NB Distressed Debt New Glb
0 of 5 stars
GBX 31
flat
N/A-18.4%£8.62MN/A344.44N/AGap Down
WINV
Worsley Investors
0 of 5 stars
GBX 24.59
-0.5%
N/A-17.8%£8.30M£742,000.00819.57N/AGap Down
High Trading Volume
VOX
Vox Valor Capital
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.35
flat
N/AN/A£8.30M£12.21M0.006
TFG
Tetragon Financial
0 of 5 stars
GBX 9.60
-1.5%
N/A-1.5%£8.08M£261.60M5.43N/ANews Coverage
BPCR
BioPharma Credit
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.90
flat
N/A-7.5%£11.67M£220.74M6.91N/APositive News
TV2H
Thames Ventures VCT 2 Healthcare Shs
0 of 5 stars
GBX 51.05
flat
N/AN/A£12.02MN/A-2,552.50N/A

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This page (LON:ADA) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff