NASDAQ:OTTR

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MA: $44.65
$46.73
52-Week Range
$35.36
Now: $46.52
$47.35
Volume1,747 shs
Average Volume125,676 shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio19.38
Dividend Yield3.38%
Beta0.33

Competitors

Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) Vs. NEE, DUK, SO, ES, EIX, and PPL

Should you be buying OTTR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "electric utilities" are considered alternatives and competitors to Otter Tail, including NextEra Energy (NEE), Duke Energy (DUK), The Southern (SO), Eversource Energy (ES), Edison International (EIX), and PPL (PPL).

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NextEra Energy and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NextEra Energy$19.20 billion8.09$3.77 billion$2.0937.88
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

NextEra Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Otter Tail. Otter Tail is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NextEra Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for NextEra Energy and Otter Tail, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NextEra Energy031102.79
Otter Tail00203.00

NextEra Energy presently has a consensus target price of $78.4333, indicating a potential downside of 0.88%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Otter Tail's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Otter Tail is more favorable than NextEra Energy.

Dividends

NextEra Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.54 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. NextEra Energy pays out 73.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% 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. NextEra Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Otter Tail has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Otter Tail is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares NextEra Energy and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NextEra Energy21.44%10.79%3.68%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

19.2% of NextEra Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of NextEra Energy shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

NextEra Energy has a beta of 0.16, indicating that its stock price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its stock price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Otter Tail beats NextEra Energy on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Duke Energy and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Duke Energy$25.08 billion3.03$3.75 billion$5.0619.52
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

Duke Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Otter Tail. Duke Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Otter Tail, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Duke Energy and Otter Tail, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Duke Energy08202.20
Otter Tail00203.00

Duke Energy currently has a consensus target price of $100.60, indicating a potential upside of 1.83%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Otter Tail's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Otter Tail is more favorable than Duke Energy.

Dividends

Duke Energy pays an annual dividend of $3.86 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.9%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Duke Energy pays out 76.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Duke Energy has raised its dividend for 14 consecutive years and Otter Tail has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Duke Energy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Duke Energy and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Duke Energy8.68%8.28%2.35%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

63.5% of Duke Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Duke Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Duke Energy has a beta of 0.23, indicating that its share price is 77% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

The Southern (NYSE:SO) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Volatility and Risk

The Southern has a beta of 0.39, indicating that its share price is 61% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares The Southern and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Southern15.80%10.08%2.69%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares The Southern and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Southern$21.42 billion3.15$4.75 billion$3.1120.54
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

The Southern has higher revenue and earnings than Otter Tail. The Southern is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Otter Tail, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

The Southern pays an annual dividend of $2.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. The Southern pays out 82.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Southern has raised its dividend for 19 consecutive years and Otter Tail has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. The Southern is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

57.6% of The Southern shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of The Southern shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for The Southern and Otter Tail, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Southern32802.38
Otter Tail00203.00

The Southern currently has a consensus target price of $65.1538, indicating a potential upside of 1.98%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Otter Tail's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Otter Tail is more favorable than The Southern.

Summary

The Southern beats Otter Tail on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Eversource Energy has a beta of 0.28, indicating that its share price is 72% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Eversource Energy and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Eversource Energy13.57%8.88%2.83%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Eversource Energy and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eversource Energy$8.53 billion3.55$909.05 million$3.4525.55
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

Eversource Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Otter Tail. Otter Tail is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Eversource Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Eversource Energy pays an annual dividend of $2.41 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Eversource Energy pays out 69.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% 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. Eversource Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Otter Tail has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.8% of Eversource Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Eversource Energy shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Eversource Energy and Otter Tail, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Eversource Energy26402.17
Otter Tail00203.00

Eversource Energy presently has a consensus target price of $90.1667, indicating a potential upside of 2.28%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Eversource Energy's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Eversource Energy is more favorable than Otter Tail.

Summary

Eversource Energy beats Otter Tail on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Edison International (NYSE:EIX) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Edison International has a beta of 0.52, indicating that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Edison International and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Edison International3.23%10.57%2.51%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Edison International and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Edison International$12.35 billion1.88$1.41 billion$4.7012.99
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

Edison International has higher revenue and earnings than Otter Tail. Edison International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Otter Tail, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Edison International pays an annual dividend of $2.65 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Edison International pays out 56.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% 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. Edison International has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Otter Tail has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Edison International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

87.6% of Edison International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are held by institutional investors. 0.6% of Edison International shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Edison International and Otter Tail, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Edison International03702.70
Otter Tail00203.00

Edison International presently has a consensus target price of $68.40, indicating a potential upside of 12.02%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Edison International's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Edison International is more favorable than Otter Tail.

Summary

Edison International beats Otter Tail on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

PPL (NYSE:PPL) and Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

PPL has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its share price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Otter Tail has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its share price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

67.2% of PPL shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.0% of Otter Tail shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of PPL shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Otter Tail shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares PPL and Otter Tail's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PPL21.93%13.76%3.91%
Otter Tail11.10%11.98%4.11%

Dividends

PPL pays an annual dividend of $1.66 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.8%. Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. PPL pays out 67.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Otter Tail pays out 71.9% 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. PPL has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Otter Tail has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. PPL is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for PPL and Otter Tail, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PPL09602.40
Otter Tail00203.00

PPL presently has a consensus target price of $34.1786, indicating a potential upside of 18.92%. Otter Tail has a consensus target price of $47.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.11%. Given PPL's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe PPL is more favorable than Otter Tail.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PPL and Otter Tail's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PPL$7.77 billion2.85$1.75 billion$2.4511.73
Otter Tail$919.50 million2.10$86.85 million$2.1721.44

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

Summary

PPL beats Otter Tail on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


Otter Tail Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NextEra Energy logo
NEE
NextEra Energy
1.8$79.16+0.2%$155.03 billion$19.20 billion39.88Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Duke Energy logo
DUK
Duke Energy
1.8$98.79+0.3%$75.77 billion$25.08 billion36.19Analyst Report
The Southern logo
SO
The Southern
2.0$63.89+0.5%$67.16 billion$21.42 billion21.30Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Eversource Energy logo
ES
Eversource Energy
1.8$88.16+0.8%$30.02 billion$8.53 billion24.97Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Edison International logo
EIX
Edison International
2.0$61.06+1.1%$22.90 billion$12.35 billion61.68
PPL logo
PPL
PPL
2.2$28.74+0.1%$22.09 billion$7.77 billion14.23
Entergy logo
ETR
Entergy
2.2$104.19+0.7%$20.79 billion$10.88 billion15.12Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
FirstEnergy logo
FE
FirstEnergy
2.1$35.17+0.0%$19.13 billion$11.04 billion26.05Analyst Revision
Pinnacle West Capital logo
PNW
Pinnacle West Capital
1.9$83.57+0.6%$9.36 billion$3.47 billion14.87
OGE Energy logo
OGE
OGE Energy
1.7$32.88+0.8%$6.53 billion$2.23 billion-34.25
IDACORP logo
IDA
IDACORP
2.0$99.83+0.4%$5.02 billion$1.35 billion20.46Analyst Downgrade
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Hawaiian Electric Industries logo
HE
Hawaiian Electric Industries
1.5$42.38+0.0%$4.63 billion$2.87 billion21.62Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Portland General Electric logo
POR
Portland General Electric
1.9$49.46+0.1%$4.43 billion$2.12 billion27.03Decrease in Short Interest
PNM Resources logo
PNM
PNM Resources
1.9$49.45+0.0%$4.24 billion$1.46 billion20.18
Array Technologies logo
ARRY
Array Technologies
1.6$29.02+0.3%$3.70 billionN/A0.00Increase in Short Interest
Lockup Expiration
News Coverage
ALLETE logo
ALE
ALLETE
1.8$70.20+0.9%$3.63 billion$1.24 billion20.59
MGE Energy logo
MGEE
MGE Energy
1.8$73.53+0.2%$2.65 billion$568.85 million27.85
Unitil logo
UTL
Unitil
2.2$49.27+1.2%$732.00 million$438.20 million24.39
This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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