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WH Ireland Group (WHI) Competitors

GBX 4.25
0.00 (0.00%)
(As of 02/23/2024 07:40 PM ET)

WHI vs. AFN, FKE, QBT, JIM, TAVI, CAV, ADA, BAY, WCW, and TEAM

Should you be buying WH Ireland Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of WH Ireland Group include ADVFN (AFN), Fiske (FKE), Quantum Blockchain Technologies (QBT), Jarvis Securities (JIM), Tavistock Investments (TAVI), Cavendish Financial (CAV), Adams (ADA), Bay Capital (BAY), Walker Crips Group (WCW), and TEAM (TEAM). These companies are all part of the "financial services" sector.

WH Ireland Group vs.

WH Ireland Group (LON:WHI) and ADVFN (LON:AFN) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and community ranking.

WH Ireland Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 4 per share and has a dividend yield of 94.1%. ADVFN pays an annual dividend of GBX 2 per share and has a dividend yield of 16.7%. WH Ireland Group pays out -5,714.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. ADVFN pays out -4,000.0% 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. WH Ireland Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

WH Ireland Group received 4 more outperform votes than ADVFN when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 70.11% of users gave WH Ireland Group an outperform vote while only 68.67% of users gave ADVFN an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
WH Ireland GroupOutperform Votes
61
70.11%
Underperform Votes
26
29.89%
ADVFNOutperform Votes
57
68.67%
Underperform Votes
26
31.33%

41.2% of WH Ireland Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.0% of ADVFN shares are owned by institutional investors. 17.9% of WH Ireland Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 54.1% of ADVFN shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, WH Ireland Group's average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled ADVFN'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
WH Ireland Group Neutral
ADVFN Neutral

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
WH Ireland Group£23.17M0.43-£5.47M-£0.07-60.71
ADVFN£5.45M1.01-£1.86M-£0.05-240.00

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
WH Ireland Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
ADVFN
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

WH Ireland Group has a net margin of -23.63% compared to ADVFN's net margin of -39.84%. WH Ireland Group's return on equity of -35.72% beat ADVFN's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
WH Ireland Group-23.63% -35.72% -23.92%
ADVFN -39.84%-56.24%-8.88%

WH Ireland Group has a beta of 0.47, suggesting that its stock price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ADVFN has a beta of 0.32, suggesting that its stock price is 68% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

WH Ireland Group beats ADVFN on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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WHI vs. The Competition

MetricWH Ireland GroupCapital Markets IndustryFinancial SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£10.03M£483.60M£2.96B£1.60B
Dividend Yield4.26%5.07%4.59%6.71%
P/E Ratio-60.71718.48462.242,064.20
Price / Sales0.4312,742.212,306.12474,614.64
Price / Cash2.5511.4149.9529.00
Price / Book0.252.121.592.44
Net Income-£5.47M£27.46M£369.61M£205.21M
7 Day PerformanceN/A-3.31%0.35%-0.22%
1 Month Performance-22.73%7.20%8.08%5.86%
1 Year Performance-79.76%38.07%1.94%8.42%

WH Ireland Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AFN
ADVFN
0 of 5 stars
GBX 12.47
+3.9%
N/A-68.8%£5.74M£5.45M-249.4431Gap Up
FKE
Fiske
0 of 5 stars
GBX 46.50
flat
N/AN/A£5.50M£5.85M2,325.0033Insider Selling
QBT
Quantum Blockchain Technologies
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1.42
+3.0%
N/A-38.8%£18.27M£3,000.00-152.504Gap Up
JIM
Jarvis Securities
0 of 5 stars
GBX 50
-4.8%
N/A-59.5%£22.37M£13.66M416.6759Gap Down
TAVI
Tavistock Investments
0 of 5 stars
GBX 5.17
-1.5%
N/A-32.3%£28.99M£37.18M-462.50161
CAV
Cavendish Financial
0 of 5 stars
GBX 9.80
-6.7%
N/AN/A£35.50M£29.23M-490.00157Gap Down
ADA
Adams
0 of 5 stars
GBX 6.75
flat
N/AN/A£9.85M£-2,190,000.00-675.003Gap Down
BAY
Bay Capital
0 of 5 stars
GBX 13.75
flat
N/AN/A£9.63MN/A0.002Gap Down
WCW
Walker Crips Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 22.50
flat
N/A-21.1%£9.58M£30.87M2,250.00206Dividend Announcement
Gap Down
TEAM
TEAM
0 of 5 stars
GBX 31.50
flat
N/AN/A£9.45M£3.02M-23.1633Gap Down

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This page (LON:WHI) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff