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EnQuest (ENQ) Competitors

GBX 13.30
-0.26 (-1.92%)
(As of 06/25/2024 ET)

ENQ vs. SQZ, DEC, EGY, TLW, PTAL, SAVE, GKP, GENL, PANR, and GTE

Should you be buying EnQuest stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of EnQuest include Serica Energy (SQZ), Diversified Energy (DEC), VAALCO Energy (EGY), Tullow Oil (TLW), PetroTal (PTAL), Savannah Energy (SAVE), Gulf Keystone Petroleum (GKP), Genel Energy (GENL), Pantheon Resources (PANR), and Gran Tierra Energy (GTE). These companies are all part of the "oil & gas e&p" industry.

EnQuest vs.

Serica Energy (LON:SQZ) and EnQuest (LON:ENQ) are both small-cap energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, community ranking, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

45.4% of Serica Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.6% of EnQuest shares are held by institutional investors. 41.8% of Serica Energy shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.3% of EnQuest shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Serica Energy has a beta of 0.44, suggesting that its share price is 56% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, EnQuest has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Serica Energy has a net margin of 16.28% compared to Serica Energy's net margin of -2.07%. EnQuest's return on equity of 19.36% beat Serica Energy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Serica Energy16.28% 19.36% 17.73%
EnQuest -2.07%-6.55%7.68%

EnQuest received 341 more outperform votes than Serica Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 75.57% of users gave Serica Energy an outperform vote while only 60.13% of users gave EnQuest an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Serica EnergyOutperform Votes
300
75.57%
Underperform Votes
97
24.43%
EnQuestOutperform Votes
641
60.13%
Underperform Votes
425
39.87%

Serica Energy has higher earnings, but lower revenue than EnQuest. EnQuest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Serica Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Serica Energy£632.64M0.96£102.98M£0.27569.63
EnQuest£1.49B0.17-£30.83M-£0.01-1,330.00

Serica Energy currently has a consensus price target of GBX 225, suggesting a potential upside of 46.29%. EnQuest has a consensus price target of GBX 21, suggesting a potential upside of 57.89%. Given Serica Energy's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe EnQuest is more favorable than Serica Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Serica Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
EnQuest
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

In the previous week, Serica Energy had 3 more articles in the media than EnQuest. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Serica Energy and 0 mentions for EnQuest. EnQuest's average media sentiment score of 1.30 beat Serica Energy's score of 0.00 indicating that Serica Energy is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Serica Energy Positive
EnQuest Neutral

Summary

Serica Energy beats EnQuest on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricEnQuestOil & Gas E&P IndustryEnergy SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£254.03M£1.25B£3.65B£1.45B
Dividend Yield0.67%7.73%7.13%11.48%
P/E Ratio-1,330.00288.50204.421,728.58
Price / Sales0.1733,924.0123,845.18263,872.26
Price / Cash1.1284.8567.6833.74
Price / Book0.551.441.492.77
Net Income-£30.83M£118.90M£422.23M£168.63M
7 Day Performance-2.21%0.49%0.31%-0.10%
1 Month Performance-11.69%-4.66%-3.77%7.53%
1 Year Performance-5.14%10.20%18.84%23.48%

EnQuest Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SQZ
Serica Energy
3.557 of 5 stars
GBX 153.80
-2.2%
GBX 225
+46.3%
-30.6%£604.22M£632.64M569.63180News Coverage
Positive News
DEC
Diversified Energy
2.0597 of 5 stars
GBX 1,056
-1.8%
GBX 175
-83.4%
+1,192.8%£501.49M£806.79M84.211,603Dividend Announcement
Positive News
EGY
VAALCO Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 483.76
-1.5%
GBX 720
+48.8%
N/A£500.50M£474.82M1,029.28189
TLW
Tullow Oil
0 of 5 stars
GBX 31.60
-0.6%
N/A+13.2%£461.40M£1.63B-526.72399Gap Up
PTAL
PetroTal
0 of 5 stars
GBX 42
+3.1%
N/A+0.0%£384.18M£315.09M350.0089
SAVE
Savannah Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 26.25
flat
N/AN/A£343.88M£250.38M-525.00556
GKP
Gulf Keystone Petroleum
1.2329 of 5 stars
GBX 145
-4.1%
GBX 175
+20.7%
+23.1%£321.90M£123.51M-3,625.00471Dividend Cut
GENL
Genel Energy
0.5261 of 5 stars
GBX 96
-1.1%
GBX 105
+9.4%
-5.0%£266.09M£84.80M-1,200.00118
PANR
Pantheon Resources
0.9296 of 5 stars
GBX 25.10
+1.8%
GBX 90
+258.6%
+75.8%£237.00M£85,312.00-3,070.0015Gap Up
GTE
Gran Tierra Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 745
flat
N/AN/A£233.41M£650.34M10,642.86351

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This page (LON:ENQ) was last updated on 6/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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