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Close Brothers Group (CBG) Competitors

GBX 425
+0.40 (+0.09%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)

CBG vs. BOCH, TBCG, MTRO, STB, ARBB, BIRG, CBKD, MFX, NBS, and PTSB

Should you be buying Close Brothers Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Close Brothers Group include Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public (BOCH), TBC Bank Group (TBCG), Metro Bank (MTRO), Secure Trust Bank (STB), Arbuthnot Banking Group (ARBB), Bank of Ireland Group (BIRG), Commercial International Bank (Egypt) S.A.E. (CBKD), Manx Financial Group (MFX), Nationwide Building Society (NBS), and Permanent TSB Group (PTSB). These companies are all part of the "banks - regional" industry.

Close Brothers Group vs.

Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public (LON:BOCH) and Close Brothers Group (LON:CBG) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, community ranking, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and media sentiment.

Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public pays an annual dividend of GBX 21 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.1%. Close Brothers Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 68 per share and has a dividend yield of 16.0%. Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public pays out 19,090.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Close Brothers Group pays out 7,157.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Close Brothers Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Close Brothers Group received 346 more outperform votes than Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 76.07% of users gave Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public an outperform vote while only 59.59% of users gave Close Brothers Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Bank of Cyprus Holdings PublicOutperform Votes
89
76.07%
Underperform Votes
28
23.93%
Close Brothers GroupOutperform Votes
435
59.59%
Underperform Votes
295
40.41%

Close Brothers Group has a consensus target price of GBX 577.80, suggesting a potential upside of 35.95%. Given Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Close Brothers Group is more favorable than Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Close Brothers Group
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60

Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public has a net margin of 49.22% compared to Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public's net margin of 15.30%. Close Brothers Group's return on equity of 22.12% beat Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public49.22% 22.12% 2.10%
Close Brothers Group 15.30%8.23%1.05%

Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public has higher revenue and earnings than Close Brothers Group. Close Brothers Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public£1.07B1.44£525.30M£0.113,154.55
Close Brothers Group£925M0.69£141.50M£0.95447.37

In the previous week, Close Brothers Group had 1 more articles in the media than Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Close Brothers Group and 0 mentions for Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public. Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public's average media sentiment score of 1.14 beat Close Brothers Group's score of 0.00 indicating that Close Brothers Group is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public Neutral
Close Brothers Group Positive

Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public has a beta of 0.77, meaning that its share price is 23% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Close Brothers Group has a beta of 0.8, meaning that its share price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500.

39.2% of Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.2% of Close Brothers Group shares are held by institutional investors. 22.5% of Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.1% of Close Brothers Group 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.

Summary

Close Brothers Group beats Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding CBG 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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CBG vs. The Competition

MetricClose Brothers GroupBanks IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£639.58M£4.74B£2.88B£1.42B
Dividend Yield16.96%4.47%4.64%11.95%
P/E Ratio447.3738.75477.531,694.89
Price / Sales0.6946.412,283.66289,686.34
Price / Cash0.911.6648.2533.42
Price / Book0.350.601.522.72
Net Income£141.50M£2.26B£380.95M£168.21M
7 Day Performance-8.64%-0.24%-0.06%4.25%
1 Month Performance-12.55%-0.61%0.76%7.75%
1 Year Performance-55.73%38.51%16.26%17.06%

Close Brothers Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BOCH
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/A+27.1%£1.58B£1.07B3,209.092,847
TBCG
TBC Bank Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 2,550
+1.4%
N/A-5.1%£1.38B£2.29B420.7910,267
MTRO
Metro Bank
0 of 5 stars
GBX 36.40
flat
N/A-69.7%£244.87M£615.70M280.004,286Gap Up
STB
Secure Trust Bank
3.7592 of 5 stars
GBX 857
+2.0%
GBX 1,420
+65.7%
+35.9%£163.34M£141.80M625.55879Positive News
Gap Down
ARBB
Arbuthnot Banking Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 942.50
flat
N/A+0.1%£152.59M£178.24M422.65799Positive News
BIRG
Bank of Ireland Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 9.89
+2.6%
N/A+7.1%£101.87M£4.09B7.0610,845Gap Up
CBKD
Commercial International Bank (Egypt) S.A.E.
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1.59
+1.9%
N/AN/A£48.14M£80.76B7.257,917Gap Up
MFX
Manx Financial Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 18.50
flat
N/A-8.0%£21.56M£34.31M462.50177
NBS
Nationwide Building Society
0 of 5 stars
GBX 129.50
flat
N/A+10.9%£11.81M£4.94B0.9718,099
PTSB
Permanent TSB Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1.43
+2.9%
N/AN/A£7.80M£612M35.753,330Gap Down

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This page (LON:CBG) was last updated on 6/14/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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