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Polar Capital Competitors

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50-Day Range
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Volume1.95 million shs
Average Volume224,287 shs
Market Capitalization£762.32 million
P/E Ratio17.59
Dividend Yield4.47%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Polar Capital (LON:POLR) Vs. OMU, ATST, ASHM, QLT, INPP, and UKW

Should you be buying POLR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "asset management" are considered alternatives and competitors to Polar Capital, including Old Mutual (OMU), Alliance Trust (ATST), Ashmore Group (ASHM), Quilter (QLT), International Public Partnerships (INPP), and Greencoat UK Wind (UKW).

Old Mutual (LON:OMU) and Polar Capital (LON:POLR) are both financial services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Old Mutual and Polar Capital's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Old Mutual£137.54 billion0.02N/AGBX (5.90)-10.97
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59

Old Mutual is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Polar Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Old Mutual pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.82 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Old Mutual pays out -14.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Old Mutual is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Old Mutual and Polar Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Old MutualN/AN/AN/A
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Old Mutual and Polar Capital, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Old Mutual0000N/A
Polar Capital00203.00

Polar Capital has a consensus price target of GBX 635, indicating a potential downside of 17.75%. Given Polar Capital's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Polar Capital is more favorable than Old Mutual.

Summary

Polar Capital beats Old Mutual on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Alliance Trust (LON:ATST) and Polar Capital (LON:POLR) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Alliance Trust and Polar Capital, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Alliance Trust0000N/A
Polar Capital00203.00

Polar Capital has a consensus price target of GBX 635, indicating a potential downside of 17.75%. Given Polar Capital's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Polar Capital is more favorable than Alliance Trust.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Alliance Trust and Polar Capital's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Alliance Trust£597.04 million5.08N/AGBX 55.6017.21
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59

Alliance Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Polar Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Alliance Trust and Polar Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Alliance TrustN/AN/AN/A
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Alliance Trust pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Alliance Trust pays out 0.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Polar Capital (LON:POLR) and Ashmore Group (LON:ASHM) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Polar Capital and Ashmore Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Polar Capital00203.00
Ashmore Group33502.18

Polar Capital currently has a consensus price target of GBX 635, suggesting a potential downside of 17.75%. Ashmore Group has a consensus price target of GBX 435.10, suggesting a potential upside of 8.02%. Given Ashmore Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Ashmore Group is more favorable than Polar Capital.

Dividends

Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Ashmore Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.17 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Ashmore Group pays out 0.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Polar Capital and Ashmore Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A
Ashmore GroupN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Polar Capital and Ashmore Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59
Ashmore Group£297.40 million9.65N/AGBX 2814.39

Ashmore Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Polar Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Ashmore Group beats Polar Capital on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Quilter (LON:QLT) and Polar Capital (LON:POLR) are both financial services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Quilter and Polar Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Quilter01302.75
Polar Capital00203.00

Quilter presently has a consensus target price of GBX 163.67, suggesting a potential upside of 1.72%. Polar Capital has a consensus target price of GBX 635, suggesting a potential downside of 17.75%. Given Quilter's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Quilter is more favorable than Polar Capital.

Dividends

Quilter pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Quilter pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Polar Capital is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Quilter and Polar Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QuilterN/AN/AN/A
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Quilter and Polar Capital's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Quilter£4.71 billion0.60N/AGBX 4.9032.84
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59

Polar Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Quilter, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Polar Capital beats Quilter on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

International Public Partnerships (LON:INPP) and Polar Capital (LON:POLR) are both financial services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Dividends

International Public Partnerships pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. International Public Partnerships pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Polar Capital is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares International Public Partnerships and Polar Capital's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
International Public Partnerships£168.72 million16.37N/AGBX 9.2018.52
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59

Polar Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than International Public Partnerships, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for International Public Partnerships and Polar Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
International Public Partnerships0000N/A
Polar Capital00203.00

Polar Capital has a consensus target price of GBX 635, suggesting a potential downside of 17.75%. Given Polar Capital's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Polar Capital is more favorable than International Public Partnerships.

Profitability

This table compares International Public Partnerships and Polar Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
International Public PartnershipsN/AN/AN/A
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Polar Capital beats International Public Partnerships on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Greencoat UK Wind (LON:UKW) and Polar Capital (LON:POLR) are both financial services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability.

Dividends

Greencoat UK Wind pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Polar Capital pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Greencoat UK Wind pays out 0.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Polar Capital pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Greencoat UK Wind is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Greencoat UK Wind and Polar Capital's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Greencoat UK Wind£196.92 million13.26N/AGBX 13.2010.02
Polar Capital£156.30 million4.88N/AGBX 43.9017.59

Greencoat UK Wind is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Polar Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Greencoat UK Wind and Polar Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Greencoat UK Wind01002.00
Polar Capital00203.00

Polar Capital has a consensus target price of GBX 635, suggesting a potential downside of 17.75%. Given Polar Capital's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Polar Capital is more favorable than Greencoat UK Wind.

Profitability

This table compares Greencoat UK Wind and Polar Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Greencoat UK WindN/AN/AN/A
Polar CapitalN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Polar Capital beats Greencoat UK Wind on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.


Polar Capital Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
OMU
Old Mutual
0.7$64.75+1.9%£3.05 billion£137.54 billion-10.97News Coverage
ATST
Alliance Trust
1.5$957.00+1.3%£3.03 billion£597.04 million17.21
Ashmore Group logo
ASHM
Ashmore Group
1.3$402.80+1.4%£2.87 billion£297.40 million14.39
Quilter logo
QLT
Quilter
1.3$160.90+3.1%£2.82 billion£4.71 billion32.84Gap Down
INPP
International Public Partnerships
1.6$170.40+1.2%£2.76 billion£168.72 million18.52
Greencoat UK Wind logo
UKW
Greencoat UK Wind
1.3$132.20+1.2%£2.61 billion£196.92 million10.02News Coverage
Man Group logo
EMG
Man Group
1.6$171.40+4.7%£2.48 billion£939 million25.58Analyst Report
Gap Down
Close Brothers Group logo
CBG
Close Brothers Group
1.5$1,601.00+0.8%£2.41 billion£790.80 million22.05
WWH
Worldwide Healthcare Trust
0.9$3,615.00+1.0%£2.34 billion£537.10 million4.06
N91
Ninety One Group
1.5$247.40+2.3%£2.28 billion£607.80 million14.64Upcoming Earnings
MRC
Mercantile Investment Trust
1.4$273.00+1.5%£2.16 billion£503.21 million4.48
FCSS
Fidelity China Special Situations
0.5$401.00+1.1%£2.07 billionN/A0.00
FGT
Finsbury Growth & Income Trust
0.7$905.00+1.9%£2.03 billion£-128,522,000.00-13.49
Investec Group logo
INVP
Investec Group
1.7$287.20+2.7%£2.00 billion£1.34 billion2.92Upcoming Earnings
Burford Capital logo
BUR
Burford Capital
1.1$877.00+2.8%£1.92 billion£344.87 million15.72
WTAN
Witan Investment Trust
0.9$233.00+0.9%£1.82 billion£85.65 million37.58
CTY
The City of London Investment Trust
0.8$391.50+1.3%£1.73 billion£-223,432,992.00-6.56
CLDN
Caledonia Investments
0.7$3,020.00+0.2%£1.67 billion£-152,900,000.00-9.59
MYI
Murray International Trust
1.2$1,196.00+0.7%£1.54 billion£-123,730,000.00-10.84Insider Buying
News Coverage
PNL
Personal Assets Trust
1.2$47,000.00+0.7%£1.52 billion£85.37 million17.54
Jupiter Fund Management logo
JUP
Jupiter Fund Management
1.4$269.60+1.9%£1.49 billion£457.80 million12.96Gap Down
BNKR
Bankers Investment Trust
1.2$111.80+1.3%£1.47 billion£70.76 million2.38
SYNC
Syncona
1.0$215.00+0.9%£1.43 billion£-167,304,992.00-7.29Insider Selling
HRI
Herald Investment Trust
0.8$2,130.00+1.2%£1.38 billion£256.91 million5.99
ASL
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust
0.7$1,526.00+0.9%£1.35 billion£-279,088,992.00-4.68
Impax Asset Management Group logo
IPX
Impax Asset Management Group
1.1$1,006.00+3.9%£1.33 billion£87.51 million95.81Gap Down
IP Group logo
IPO
IP Group
1.5$120.20+1.0%£1.28 billion£234.20 million6.91News Coverage
Gap Down
IEM
Impax Environmental Markets Trust
1.0$449.00+0.4%£1.26 billion£24.48 million60.68
EWI
Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust
1.0$311.50+1.8%£1.24 billion£330.01 million3.10
FEV
Fidelity European Trust
1.1$295.50+1.5%£1.22 billion£235.66 million5.44
Sanne Group logo
SNN
Sanne Group
1.1$731.00+17.5%£1.19 billion£169.69 million42.75Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Up
BBGI
BBGI Global Infrastructure
1.1$176.00+0.1%£1.17 billion£64.16 million24.11
BRWM
BlackRock World Mining Trust
1.4$652.00+1.2%£1.17 billion£223.14 million5.23Insider Buying
JPE
JPMorgan Elect plc ­- Managed Growth
0.9$1,000.00+1.0%£1.12 billion£15.48 million26.39
Just Group logo
JUST
Just Group
1.5$107.20+0.6%£1.11 billion£4.65 billion6.74
OTV2
Octopus Titan VCT
1.3$99.25+0.0%£1.11 billion£90.94 million14.38
GSS
Genesis Emerging Markets Fund
1.0$879.00+0.2%£1.07 billion£250.40 million6.45News Coverage
Rathbone Brothers logo
RAT
Rathbone Brothers
1.4$1,804.00+1.1%£1.05 billion£394.59 million37.90Gap Down
CLP
Clear Leisure
0.5$117.18+42.9%£1.05 billion£39,000.00-585.90
Brewin Dolphin logo
BRW
Brewin Dolphin
2.1$344.50+3.8%£1.05 billion£361.45 million21.67Dividend Cut
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Draper Esprit logo
GROW
Draper Esprit
1.0$739.00+0.1%£1.03 billion£51.35 million24.88
AGT
AVI Global Trust
0.6$969.00+0.7%£1.01 billion£12.08 million-538.33News Coverage
APAX
Apax Global Alpha
1.4$204.00+2.0%£1.00 billionN/A10.52News Coverage
BGFD
Baillie Gifford Japan Trust
0.8$1,028.00+1.2%£957.56 million£50.01 million20.20
BBH
BB Healthcare Trust
1.0$179.80+0.1%£946.91 millionN/A0.00
Liontrust Asset Management logo
LIO
Liontrust Asset Management
1.0$1,536.00+2.2%£937.87 million£146.71 million83.03
HSL
Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust
1.3$1,248.00+1.6%£932.28 million£125.49 million7.92
BGSC
BMO Global Smaller Companies
0.5$160.80+0.6%£925.65 million£-35,572,000.00-22.97News Coverage
LWDB
Law Debenture
1.1$752.00+1.1%£910.51 million£-53,946,000.00-9.70
USA
Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust
0.5$293.50+6.6%£900.56 millionN/A0.00Gap Down
This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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