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Ashmore Group (ASHM) Competitors

GBX 177.80
+1.80 (+1.02%)
(As of 09:57 AM ET)

ASHM vs. PCT, ATST, UKW, 3IN, STJ, ABDN, EMG, RCP, JGGI, and MNKS

Should you be buying Ashmore Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Ashmore Group include Polar Capital Technology Trust (PCT), Alliance Trust (ATST), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), 3i Infrastructure (3IN), St. James's Place (STJ), abrdn (ABDN), Man Group (EMG), RIT Capital Partners (RCP), JPMorgan Global Growth & Income (JGGI), and Monks (MNKS). These companies are all part of the "asset management" industry.

Ashmore Group vs.

Ashmore Group (LON:ASHM) and Polar Capital Technology Trust (LON:PCT) are both financial services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, media sentiment, risk, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.

Ashmore Group received 559 more outperform votes than Polar Capital Technology Trust when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.34% of users gave Polar Capital Technology Trust an outperform vote while only 49.46% of users gave Ashmore Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Ashmore GroupOutperform Votes
642
49.46%
Underperform Votes
656
50.54%
Polar Capital Technology TrustOutperform Votes
83
64.34%
Underperform Votes
46
35.66%

Ashmore Group presently has a consensus price target of GBX 186.20, suggesting a potential upside of 4.81%. Given Ashmore Group's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Ashmore Group is more favorable than Polar Capital Technology Trust.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ashmore Group
2 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.60
Polar Capital Technology Trust
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

46.6% of Ashmore Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.9% of Polar Capital Technology Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 37.9% of Ashmore Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Polar Capital Technology Trust 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.

Ashmore Group has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Polar Capital Technology Trust has a beta of 0.54, indicating that its share price is 46% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Polar Capital Technology Trust has a net margin of 94.25% compared to Ashmore Group's net margin of 54.80%. Polar Capital Technology Trust's return on equity of 17.53% beat Ashmore Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ashmore Group54.80% 11.37% 5.07%
Polar Capital Technology Trust 94.25%17.53%10.78%

Polar Capital Technology Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Ashmore Group. Polar Capital Technology Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ashmore Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ashmore Group£180.30M6.54£98.80M£0.151,185.33
Polar Capital Technology Trust£540M7.22£508.93M£4.01806.21

In the previous week, Polar Capital Technology Trust had 1 more articles in the media than Ashmore Group. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Polar Capital Technology Trust and 0 mentions for Ashmore Group. Polar Capital Technology Trust's average media sentiment score of 1.75 beat Ashmore Group's score of 0.00 indicating that Polar Capital Technology Trust is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Ashmore Group Neutral
Polar Capital Technology Trust Very Positive

Summary

Polar Capital Technology Trust beats Ashmore Group on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding ASHM and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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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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ASHM vs. The Competition

MetricAshmore GroupAsset Management IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£1.18B£762.33M£3.01B£1.41B
Dividend Yield8.23%13.34%4.63%11.83%
P/E Ratio1,185.33968.20497.161,697.43
Price / Sales6.5413,587.552,249.78348,279.92
Price / Cash1.7379.6448.2432.87
Price / Book1.361.771.532.78
Net Income£98.80M£45.97M£379.54M£165.85M
7 Day Performance-1.28%0.35%0.63%62.76%
1 Month Performance-1.00%1.62%1.85%64.18%
1 Year Performance-12.50%6.45%14.25%20.97%

Ashmore Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PCT
Polar Capital Technology Trust
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 3,261
-4.1%
N/A+45.1%£3.93B£540M813.222,021Positive News
High Trading Volume
ATST
Alliance Trust
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 1,220.47
-0.8%
N/A+20.4%£3.47B£649.98M583.963News Coverage
Positive News
UKW
Greencoat UK Wind
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 138.67
+0.0%
N/A-0.6%£3.18B£234.38M330.15N/ANews Coverage
3IN
3i Infrastructure
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 332.72
+0.1%
N/A+8.8%£3.07B£344M899.24N/ANews Coverage
STJ
St. James's Place
1.2752 of 5 stars
1.28 / 5 stars
GBX 557.50
-0.9%
GBX 646.75
+16.0%
-48.7%£3.06B£19.01B-27,875.002,298News Coverage
Gap Down
ABDN
abrdn
0.105 of 5 stars
0.11 / 5 stars
GBX 166.05
+2.0%
GBX 155
-6.7%
-24.4%£2.96B£1.47B-777.254,719
EMG
Man Group
0.7923 of 5 stars
0.79 / 5 stars
GBX 253
+0.2%
GBX 314.33
+24.2%
+9.2%£2.93B£1.17B1,686.671,790Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
RCP
RIT Capital Partners
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 1,894.31
-0.5%
N/A+1.7%£2.74B£142.40M4,305.2562
JGGI
JPMorgan Global Growth & Income
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 566.71
-1.6%
N/A+22.5%£2.70B£345.48M651.39N/APositive News
MNKS
Monks
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 1,182.65
-1.3%
N/A+19.5%£2.56B£19.89M118,265.00N/A

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This page (LON:ASHM) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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