NASDAQ:STEP

StepStone Group Competitors

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$34.08
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$36.40
50-Day Range
$30.47
MA: $33.84
$37.57
52-Week Range
$22.72
Now: $35.47
$41.00
Volume671,924 shs
Average Volume361,097 shs
Market Capitalization$3.36 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.20%
BetaN/A

Competitors

StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) Vs. IVZ, APO, MORN, AMG, EVR, and JHG

Should you be buying STEP stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "investment advice" are considered alternatives and competitors to StepStone Group, including Invesco (IVZ), Apollo Global Management (APO), Morningstar (MORN), Affiliated Managers Group (AMG), Evercore (EVR), and Janus Henderson Group (JHG).

StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) and Invesco (NYSE:IVZ) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and risk.

Profitability

This table compares StepStone Group and Invesco's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A
Invesco9.78%9.62%2.63%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares StepStone Group and Invesco's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Invesco$6.12 billion1.94$688.30 million$2.5510.16

Invesco has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Dividends

StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Invesco pays an annual dividend of $0.62 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Invesco pays out 24.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Invesco has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Invesco is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for StepStone Group and Invesco, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
StepStone Group04102.20
Invesco27302.08

StepStone Group presently has a consensus price target of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Invesco has a consensus price target of $18.6818, indicating a potential downside of 27.90%. Given StepStone Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe StepStone Group is more favorable than Invesco.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

30.3% of StepStone Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.4% of Invesco shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of Invesco shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Invesco beats StepStone Group on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) and StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Apollo Global Management and StepStone Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Apollo Global ManagementN/A30.32%6.29%
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Apollo Global Management and StepStone Group's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Apollo Global Management$2.93 billion3.75$843.19 million$2.7117.48
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Apollo Global Management has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Dividends

Apollo Global Management pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.1%. StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Apollo Global Management pays out 88.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Apollo Global Management has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Apollo Global Management is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Apollo Global Management and StepStone Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Apollo Global Management051102.69
StepStone Group04102.20

Apollo Global Management currently has a consensus target price of $55.1538, indicating a potential upside of 16.43%. StepStone Group has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Given Apollo Global Management's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Apollo Global Management is more favorable than StepStone Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

72.0% of Apollo Global Management shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.3% of StepStone Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.3% of Apollo Global Management 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.

Summary

Apollo Global Management beats StepStone Group on 10 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Morningstar (NASDAQ:MORN) and StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Morningstar and StepStone Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Morningstar13.11%18.79%8.59%
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Morningstar and StepStone Group's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Morningstar$1.18 billion8.46$152 millionN/AN/A
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Morningstar has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Dividends

Morningstar pays an annual dividend of $1.26 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Morningstar has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Morningstar is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Morningstar and StepStone Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Morningstar0000N/A
StepStone Group04102.20

StepStone Group has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Given StepStone Group's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe StepStone Group is more favorable than Morningstar.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Morningstar shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.3% of StepStone Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 49.7% of Morningstar 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.

Summary

Morningstar beats StepStone Group on 8 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Affiliated Managers Group (NYSE:AMG) and StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and risk.

Dividends

Affiliated Managers Group pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Affiliated Managers Group pays out 0.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Affiliated Managers Group has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

98.8% of Affiliated Managers Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.3% of StepStone Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Affiliated Managers 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.

Profitability

This table compares Affiliated Managers Group and StepStone Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Affiliated Managers Group5.37%19.15%8.64%
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Affiliated Managers Group and StepStone Group's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Affiliated Managers Group$2.24 billion2.95$15.70 million$14.2210.89
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Affiliated Managers Group has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Affiliated Managers Group and StepStone Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Affiliated Managers Group12202.20
StepStone Group04102.20

Affiliated Managers Group currently has a consensus target price of $133.60, indicating a potential downside of 13.73%. StepStone Group has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Given StepStone Group's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe StepStone Group is more favorable than Affiliated Managers Group.

Summary

Affiliated Managers Group beats StepStone Group on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Evercore (NYSE:EVR) and StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, valuation and earnings.

Dividends

Evercore pays an annual dividend of $2.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Evercore pays out 31.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Evercore has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Evercore is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.8% of Evercore shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.3% of StepStone Group shares are held by institutional investors. 9.8% of Evercore shares are held by 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 Evercore and StepStone Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Evercore11.80%27.11%12.25%
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Evercore and StepStone Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Evercore$2.01 billion2.77$297.44 million$7.7017.17
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Evercore has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Evercore and StepStone Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Evercore01713.00
StepStone Group04102.20

Evercore currently has a consensus target price of $138.7778, indicating a potential upside of 4.96%. StepStone Group has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Given Evercore's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Evercore is more favorable than StepStone Group.

Summary

Evercore beats StepStone Group on 12 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE:JHG) and StepStone Group (NASDAQ:STEP) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, valuation and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Janus Henderson Group and StepStone Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Janus Henderson Group26101.89
StepStone Group04102.20

Janus Henderson Group currently has a consensus target price of $25.1286, indicating a potential downside of 21.82%. StepStone Group has a consensus target price of $36.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.49%. Given StepStone Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe StepStone Group is more favorable than Janus Henderson Group.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Janus Henderson Group and StepStone Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Janus Henderson Group$2.19 billion2.53$427.60 million$2.4713.01
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Janus Henderson Group has higher revenue and earnings than StepStone Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

77.2% of Janus Henderson Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.3% of StepStone Group shares are held by institutional investors. 2.1% of Janus Henderson Group shares are held by 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 Janus Henderson Group and StepStone Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Janus Henderson Group3.71%10.41%6.93%
StepStone GroupN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Janus Henderson Group pays an annual dividend of $1.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. StepStone Group pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Janus Henderson Group pays out 58.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Janus Henderson Group has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Janus Henderson Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Janus Henderson Group beats StepStone Group on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.


StepStone Group Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Invesco logo
IVZ
Invesco
2.2$25.91-3.1%$11.89 billion$6.12 billion24.22Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Apollo Global Management logo
APO
Apollo Global Management
2.2$47.37-0.4%$10.99 billion$2.93 billion-56.39Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Morningstar logo
MORN
Morningstar
0.8$232.31-0.5%$9.98 billion$1.18 billion57.08Decrease in Short Interest
Affiliated Managers Group logo
AMG
Affiliated Managers Group
2.3$154.86-2.4%$6.60 billion$2.24 billion67.04Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Evercore logo
EVR
Evercore
2.5$132.22-1.9%$5.56 billion$2.01 billion23.70Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Janus Henderson Group logo
JHG
Janus Henderson Group
1.9$32.14-1.4%$5.54 billion$2.19 billion73.05Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Hamilton Lane logo
HLNE
Hamilton Lane
1.5$93.16-1.1%$4.92 billion$274.05 million48.27Decrease in Short Interest
Lazard logo
LAZ
Lazard
2.4$44.37-4.7%$4.66 billion$2.67 billion17.40Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Houlihan Lokey logo
HLI
Houlihan Lokey
2.1$65.35-2.1%$4.51 billion$1.16 billion21.50Analyst Revision
AllianceBernstein logo
AB
AllianceBernstein
2.0$40.49-0.6%$3.98 billion$3.52 billion14.67Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Artisan Partners Asset Management logo
APAM
Artisan Partners Asset Management
2.2$54.26-0.5%$3.72 billion$799 million18.46News Coverage
Moelis & Company logo
MC
Moelis & Company
1.7$52.65-3.2%$3.37 billion$746.53 million41.79Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Cohen & Steers logo
CNS
Cohen & Steers
2.1$66.40-1.7%$3.20 billion$410.83 million27.44Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Focus Financial Partners logo
FOCS
Focus Financial Partners
1.8$43.79-0.3%$3.15 billion$1.22 billion182.46Analyst Revision
Federated Hermes logo
FHI
Federated Hermes
1.5$30.91-2.0%$3.06 billion$1.33 billion10.00
Noah logo
NOAH
Noah
1.9$41.51-1.6%$2.54 billion$253.09 million19.22
GCM Grosvenor logo
GCMG
GCM Grosvenor
1.5$12.23-1.5%$2.27 billionN/A0.00Analyst Upgrade
Virtus Investment Partners logo
VRTS
Virtus Investment Partners
1.7$251.54-1.0%$1.93 billion$563.25 million37.94News Coverage
Victory Capital logo
VCTR
Victory Capital
1.6$27.34-3.5%$1.85 billion$612.37 million10.32News Coverage
BrightSphere Investment Group logo
BSIG
BrightSphere Investment Group
2.0$23.20-0.8%$1.84 billion$819.50 million12.47High Trading Volume
PJT Partners logo
PJT
PJT Partners
2.1$68.52-1.4%$1.63 billion$717.64 million19.63Analyst Revision
AssetMark Financial logo
AMK
AssetMark Financial
1.4$22.36-0.2%$1.62 billion$417.94 million-1,117.44Analyst Report
News Coverage
Sculptor Capital Management logo
SCU
Sculptor Capital Management
1.3$22.76-1.1%$1.29 billion$597.35 million-11.44Analyst Revision
Pzena Investment Management logo
PZN
Pzena Investment Management
0.9$10.61-1.7%$755.11 million$150.75 million50.53Upcoming Earnings
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Diamond Hill Investment Group logo
DHIL
Diamond Hill Investment Group
1.4$162.93-1.2%$514.86 million$136.62 million14.11
Barings BDC logo
BBDC
Barings BDC
2.2$10.28-0.2%$493.05 million$75.65 million-257.00Analyst Upgrade
Fidus Investment logo
FDUS
Fidus Investment
1.5$16.93-1.1%$413.72 million$77.11 million18.81News Coverage
Saratoga Investment logo
SAR
Saratoga Investment
1.6$24.95-2.2%$278.69 million$58.45 million8.63Increase in Short Interest
Value Line logo
VALU
Value Line
1.1$29.05-5.8%$278.13 million$40.30 million15.62Decrease in Short Interest
Monroe Capital logo
MRCC
Monroe Capital
1.3$10.58-0.9%$225.40 million$68.19 million-52.90Increase in Short Interest
PUYI
Puyi
0.5$3.73-6.4%$224.98 million$18.33 million0.00Increase in Short Interest
Silvercrest Asset Management Group logo
SAMG
Silvercrest Asset Management Group
2.3$14.70-0.0%$212.12 million$102.15 million13.13
U.S. Global Investors logo
GROW
U.S. Global Investors
0.4$10.79-7.5%$162.56 million$4.48 million0.00News Coverage
WHG
Westwood Holdings Group
1.0$17.16-2.0%$144.68 million$84.08 million74.61News Coverage
StoneCastle Financial logo
BANX
StoneCastle Financial
1.5$19.88-1.8%$130.45 million$16.35 million64.13Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Manning & Napier logo
MN
Manning & Napier
0.5$7.13-8.8%$122.22 million$136 million39.61High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Great Elm Capital logo
GECC
Great Elm Capital
1.1$3.28-0.3%$77.11 million$27.04 million-1.35Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
HNNA
Hennessy Advisors
1.4$9.47-3.8%$69.70 million$33.39 million8.93Gap Up
PHCF
Puhui Wealth Investment Management
0.4$4.73-1.9%$54.43 million$2.18 million0.00Increase in Short Interest
Medley Management logo
MDLY
Medley Management
0.5$7.92-5.3%$5.31 million$48.84 million-0.99
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