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Phoenix Group (PHNX) Competitors

GBX 534.85
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Should you be buying Phoenix Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Phoenix Group include Prudential (PRU), Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA), Old Mutual (OMU), Hansard Global (HSD), Old Mutual (OML), Standard Chartered (STAN), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Aviva (AV), Scottish Mortgage (SMT), and AIB Group (AIBG).

Phoenix Group vs.

Phoenix Group (LON:PHNX) and Prudential (LON:PRU) are both financial services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, community ranking, media sentiment, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Prudential received 812 more outperform votes than Phoenix Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 74.65% of users gave Prudential an outperform vote while only 57.58% of users gave Phoenix Group an outperform vote.

Phoenix GroupOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
PrudentialOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

Phoenix Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 53 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.9%. Prudential pays an annual dividend of GBX 17 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Phoenix Group pays out -37,857.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Prudential pays out 3,469.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Phoenix Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Phoenix Group£20.23B0.26-£138M-£0.14-3,820.36

Phoenix Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 614.60, suggesting a potential upside of 14.77%. Prudential has a consensus target price of GBX 1,457.50, suggesting a potential upside of 105.46%. Given Prudential's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Prudential is more favorable than Phoenix Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Phoenix Group
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Prudential has a net margin of 15.41% compared to Phoenix Group's net margin of -0.57%. Prudential's return on equity of 9.82% beat Phoenix Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Phoenix Group-0.57% -2.26% 0.13%
Prudential 15.41%9.82%1.40%

In the previous week, Phoenix Group had 1 more articles in the media than Prudential. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Phoenix Group and 0 mentions for Prudential. Phoenix Group's average media sentiment score of 0.86 beat Prudential's score of 0.00 indicating that Phoenix Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Phoenix Group Positive
Prudential Neutral

55.8% of Phoenix Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.5% of Prudential shares are held by institutional investors. 15.0% of Phoenix Group shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Prudential shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Phoenix Group has a beta of 0.77, indicating that its share price is 23% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Prudential has a beta of 1.26, indicating that its share price is 26% more volatile than the S&P 500.


Prudential beats Phoenix Group on 14 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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

MetricPhoenix GroupInsurance IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£5.35B£15.14B£2.99B£1.40B
Dividend Yield10.55%5.23%4.63%11.83%
P/E Ratio-3,820.36104.53496.551,696.80
Price / Sales0.2639.672,232.29321,532.18
Price / Cash0.431.8548.1632.87
Price / Book1.791.151.542.77
Net Income-£138M£2.08B£378.86M£165.85M
7 Day Performance-1.41%0.26%1.14%61.65%
1 Month Performance11.66%3.40%2.41%62.59%
1 Year Performance-0.73%4.14%10.12%84.31%

Phoenix Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
3.2596 of 5 stars
3.26 / 5 stars
GBX 709.40
GBX 1,457.50
-33.8%£19.51B£11.04B1,447.7615,030Positive News
High Trading Volume
Standard Life Aberdeen
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 274.10
Old Mutual
0.3851 of 5 stars
0.39 / 5 stars
GBX 50.90
GBX 59
Hansard Global
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 48.47
N/A+5.7%£66.10M£112.20M969.40183News Coverage
Old Mutual
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00N/AHigh Trading Volume
Standard Chartered
1.7494 of 5 stars
1.75 / 5 stars
GBX 735
GBX 951.33
Legal & General Group
1.9217 of 5 stars
1.92 / 5 stars
GBX 226.27
GBX 285.80
+2.9%£13.53B£11.99B3,232.4911,956High Trading Volume
0.1465 of 5 stars
0.15 / 5 stars
GBX 483.30
GBX 518.50
+25.9%£13.05B£21.57B1,306.2226,382High Trading Volume
Scottish Mortgage
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 880.25
AIB Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 443.50
N/A+29.5%£10.73B£4.52B682.3110,551High Trading Volume

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This page (LON:PHNX) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by Staff

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