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Hochschild Mining (HOC) Competitors

GBX 182.60
-1.20 (-0.65%)
(As of 11:46 AM ET)

HOC vs. CEY, HGM, ACA, RSG, PAF, GGP, AMRQ, CMCL, SHG, and TSG

Should you be buying Hochschild Mining stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Hochschild Mining include Centamin (CEY), Highland Gold Mining Limited (HGM.L) (HGM), Acacia Mining (ACA), Resolute Mining (RSG), Pan African Resources (PAF), Greatland Gold (GGP), Amaroq Minerals (AMRQ), Caledonia Mining (CMCL), Shanta Gold (SHG), and Trans-Siberian Gold (TSG). These companies are all part of the "gold" industry.

Hochschild Mining vs.

Centamin (LON:CEY) and Hochschild Mining (LON:HOC) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, institutional ownership, valuation, community ranking, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and earnings.

Centamin pays an annual dividend of GBX 3 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Hochschild Mining pays an annual dividend of GBX 4 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Centamin pays out 5,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Hochschild Mining pays out -5,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Centamin has higher revenue and earnings than Hochschild Mining. Hochschild Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centamin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Centamin£891.26M1.71£92.28M£0.062,185.00
Hochschild Mining£693.72M1.35-£55.01M-£0.08-2,282.50

Centamin has a net margin of 10.35% compared to Centamin's net margin of -7.93%. Hochschild Mining's return on equity of 14.33% beat Centamin's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Centamin10.35% 14.33% 8.21%
Hochschild Mining -7.93%-8.63%3.33%

Centamin currently has a consensus price target of GBX 160, suggesting a potential upside of 22.42%. Hochschild Mining has a consensus price target of GBX 174, suggesting a potential downside of 4.71%. Given Hochschild Mining's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Centamin is more favorable than Hochschild Mining.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Centamin
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Hochschild Mining
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80

Centamin received 436 more outperform votes than Hochschild Mining when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 65.54% of users gave Centamin an outperform vote while only 44.58% of users gave Hochschild Mining an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CentaminOutperform Votes
831
65.54%
Underperform Votes
437
34.46%
Hochschild MiningOutperform Votes
395
44.58%
Underperform Votes
491
55.42%

61.7% of Centamin shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.0% of Hochschild Mining shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Centamin shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 38.7% of Hochschild Mining shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, Centamin had 4 more articles in the media than Hochschild Mining. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Centamin and 1 mentions for Hochschild Mining. Centamin's average media sentiment score of 1.05 beat Hochschild Mining's score of 0.12 indicating that Hochschild Mining is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Centamin
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Hochschild Mining
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Centamin has a beta of 0.58, indicating that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hochschild Mining has a beta of 1.12, indicating that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Centamin beats Hochschild Mining on 15 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricHochschild MiningGold IndustryMaterials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£939.40M£1.42B£2.80B£1.40B
Dividend Yield4.44%5.82%5.31%11.83%
P/E Ratio-2,282.50209.96136.791,698.89
Price / Sales1.352,117.44839,830.80295,825.25
Price / Cash1.6521.0923.2432.89
Price / Book1.554.513.632.79
Net Income-£55.01M-£5.67M£159.45M£165.91M
7 Day Performance-3.79%-0.69%-0.57%0.22%
1 Month Performance2.82%3.13%0.92%1.08%
1 Year Performance134.10%52.05%19.63%87.14%

Hochschild Mining Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CEY
Centamin
0.6961 of 5 stars
0.70 / 5 stars
GBX 129.80
-0.9%
GBX 160
+23.3%
+42.8%£1.51B£891.26M2,163.334,874Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
HGM
Highland Gold Mining Limited (HGM.L)
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/A+0.0%£1.09B£415.23M6.47N/A
ACA
Acacia Mining
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£959.60M£645.41M468.001,340High Trading Volume
RSG
Resolute Mining
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 33.80
+3.7%
GBX 37
+9.5%
+45.0%£719.94M£631.07M1,690.0040,000Gap Up
PAF
Pan African Resources
0.1316 of 5 stars
0.13 / 5 stars
GBX 26.80
-3.8%
GBX 25
-6.7%
+94.6%£514.56M£359.06M893.332,469
GGP
Greatland Gold
1.6807 of 5 stars
1.68 / 5 stars
GBX 7.50
flat
GBX 16
+113.3%
+6.4%£381.75MN/A-938.0025News Coverage
AMRQ
Amaroq Minerals
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 63.50
flat
N/A+39.7%£207.30MN/A3,550.00N/AGap Up
CMCL
Caledonia Mining
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 815
+1.2%
N/A-8.3%£156.40M£147.32M-4,289.471,718High Trading Volume
SHG
Shanta Gold
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£154.98M£150.50M1,476.00764High Trading Volume
TSG
Trans-Siberian Gold
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 117.50
flat
N/AN/A£107.79M£80.98M7.21579

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This page (LON:HOC) was last updated on 7/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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