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Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB1) Competitors

GBX 925.40
-6.60 (-0.71%)
(As of 03:07 AM ET)

MAB1 vs. OSB, PAG, LINV, BPT, BGEO, WWH, CLDN, MRC, HVPE, and TEM

Should you be buying Mortgage Advice Bureau stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Mortgage Advice Bureau include OSB Group (OSB), Paragon Banking Group (PAG), LendInvest (LINV), Bridgepoint Group (BPT), Bank of Georgia Group (BGEO), Worldwide Healthcare (WWH), Caledonia Investments (CLDN), The Mercantile Investment Trust (MRC), HarbourVest Global Private Equity (HVPE), and Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust (TEM). These companies are all part of the "financial services" sector.

Mortgage Advice Bureau vs.

Mortgage Advice Bureau (LON:MAB1) and OSB Group (LON:OSB) 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 dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, media sentiment, valuation, community ranking, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Mortgage Advice Bureau pays an annual dividend of GBX 28 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. OSB Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 32 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.6%. Mortgage Advice Bureau pays out 11,666.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. OSB Group pays out 4,923.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. OSB Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, Mortgage Advice Bureau and Mortgage Advice Bureau both had 2 articles in the media. Mortgage Advice Bureau's average media sentiment score of 0.39 beat OSB Group's score of 0.00 indicating that Mortgage Advice Bureau is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Mortgage Advice Bureau
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
OSB Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Mortgage Advice Bureau£236.92M2.25£13.47M£0.243,883.33
OSB Group£609.60M3.07£273.60M£0.65741.23

OSB Group has a net margin of 46.36% compared to Mortgage Advice Bureau's net margin of 5.68%. Mortgage Advice Bureau's return on equity of 16.63% beat OSB Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Mortgage Advice Bureau5.68% 16.63% 7.59%
OSB Group 46.36%13.01%0.99%

76.1% of Mortgage Advice Bureau shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.2% of OSB Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 20.3% of Mortgage Advice Bureau shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of OSB Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Mortgage Advice Bureau has a beta of 1.13, indicating that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, OSB Group has a beta of 1.38, indicating that its stock price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500.

OSB Group has a consensus price target of GBX 680, indicating a potential upside of 41.14%. Given OSB Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe OSB Group is more favorable than Mortgage Advice Bureau.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Mortgage Advice Bureau
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
OSB Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

OSB Group received 243 more outperform votes than Mortgage Advice Bureau when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 76.71% of users gave Mortgage Advice Bureau an outperform vote while only 75.27% of users gave OSB Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Mortgage Advice BureauOutperform Votes
247
76.71%
Underperform Votes
75
23.29%
OSB GroupOutperform Votes
490
75.27%
Underperform Votes
161
24.73%

Summary

OSB Group beats Mortgage Advice Bureau on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding MAB1 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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MAB1 vs. The Competition

MetricMortgage Advice BureauMortgage Finance IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£532.64M£689.20M£3.06B£1.49B
Dividend Yield3.16%7.04%4.60%10.60%
P/E Ratio3,883.33256.57496.151,788.07
Price / Sales2.2591.611,780.80340,333.28
Price / Cash4.1226.1949.2025.01
Price / Book7.582.061.462.79
Net Income£13.47M£67.33M£386.89M£173.23M
7 Day Performance0.22%1.52%0.80%67.90%
1 Month Performance14.22%3.92%2.15%69.26%
1 Year Performance73.23%1.29%10.08%92.51%

Mortgage Advice Bureau Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
OSB
OSB Group
2.0384 of 5 stars
2.04 / 5 stars
GBX 478.20
-1.2%
GBX 680
+42.2%
+42.0%£1.86B£609.60M735.692,459
PAG
Paragon Banking Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 740
-1.1%
N/A+47.0%£1.57B£393.30M1,121.211,522Dividend Increase
LINV
LendInvest
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 28
flat
N/A-40.8%£39.49M£35.20M-254.55229
BPT
Bridgepoint Group
0.3232 of 5 stars
0.32 / 5 stars
GBX 253.40
+1.5%
GBX 269.67
+6.4%
+26.6%£2.01B£321.60M2,815.56391Gap Down
BGEO
Bank of Georgia Group
3.0618 of 5 stars
3.06 / 5 stars
GBX 4,390
+1.0%
GBX 5,900
+34.4%
+47.6%£1.98B£2.42B507.519,398
WWH
Worldwide Healthcare
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 368.50
+0.4%
N/A-88.0%£1.98B£-56,290,000.00-2,456.67N/A
CLDN
Caledonia Investments
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 3,540
-0.7%
N/A+6.6%£1.92B£167.60M1,545.8574
MRC
The Mercantile Investment Trust
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 247.50
+0.6%
N/A+28.2%£1.92B£97.69M2,475.002,600Positive News
HVPE
HarbourVest Global Private Equity
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 2,485
flat
N/A+18.8%£1.91B£171.22M-3,765.15N/A
TEM
Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 167.40
-0.4%
N/A+12.6%£1.86B£200.31M1,195.71N/APositive News

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This page (LON:MAB1) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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