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Boston Properties (BXP) Competitors

$58.69
+0.74 (+1.28%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)

BXP vs. SLG, HIW, ARE, NLY, REXR, FRT, EGP, CPT, REG, and OHI

Should you be buying Boston Properties stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Boston Properties include SL Green Realty (SLG), Highwoods Properties (HIW), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Rexford Industrial Realty (REXR), Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT), EastGroup Properties (EGP), Camden Property Trust (CPT), Regency Centers (REG), and Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI). These companies are all part of the "real estate investment trusts" industry.

Boston Properties vs.

Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) and SL Green Realty (NYSE:SLG) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, community ranking, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

98.7% of Boston Properties shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.0% of SL Green Realty shares are held by institutional investors. 1.2% of Boston Properties shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 5.6% of SL Green Realty shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Boston Properties received 116 more outperform votes than SL Green Realty when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.50% of users gave Boston Properties an outperform vote while only 61.01% of users gave SL Green Realty an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Boston PropertiesOutperform Votes
645
64.50%
Underperform Votes
355
35.50%
SL Green RealtyOutperform Votes
529
61.01%
Underperform Votes
338
38.99%

Boston Properties has higher revenue and earnings than SL Green Realty. SL Green Realty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Boston Properties, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Boston Properties$3.27B2.81$190.21M$1.2148.33
SL Green Realty$913.71M3.51-$557.30M-$9.09-5.44

Boston Properties has a net margin of 5.81% compared to SL Green Realty's net margin of -68.05%. Boston Properties' return on equity of 2.32% beat SL Green Realty's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Boston Properties5.81% 2.32% 0.76%
SL Green Realty -68.05%-13.46%-5.43%

In the previous week, SL Green Realty had 8 more articles in the media than Boston Properties. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for SL Green Realty and 13 mentions for Boston Properties. SL Green Realty's average media sentiment score of 0.40 beat Boston Properties' score of 0.13 indicating that SL Green Realty is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Boston Properties
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
SL Green Realty
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Boston Properties pays an annual dividend of $3.92 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.7%. SL Green Realty pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.1%. Boston Properties pays out 324.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. SL Green Realty pays out -33.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Boston Properties currently has a consensus price target of $69.44, suggesting a potential upside of 18.74%. SL Green Realty has a consensus price target of $47.00, suggesting a potential downside of 7.08%. Given Boston Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Boston Properties is more favorable than SL Green Realty.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Boston Properties
1 Sell rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.24
SL Green Realty
4 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.92

Boston Properties has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SL Green Realty has a beta of 1.71, indicating that its share price is 71% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Boston Properties beats SL Green Realty on 14 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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BXP vs. The Competition

MetricBoston PropertiesReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$9.18B$6.08B$8.10B$17.03B
Dividend Yield6.76%7.10%10.72%3.62%
P/E Ratio48.3336.6859.9822.07
Price / Sales2.816.003,643.579.79
Price / Cash8.9015.7127.6016.99
Price / Book1.122.292.354.84
Net Income$190.21M$148.69M$997.96M$965.88M
7 Day Performance-5.72%-3.58%-1.58%-3.72%
1 Month Performance-6.91%-4.23%-1.75%-2.69%
1 Year Performance11.07%-3.18%9.32%78.09%

Boston Properties Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SLG
SL Green Realty
1.1559 of 5 stars
$48.31
-2.8%
$45.83
-5.1%
+103.1%$3.13B$913.71M-5.311,188Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
HIW
Highwoods Properties
2.0523 of 5 stars
$23.68
-1.8%
$24.38
+2.9%
+1.7%$2.51B$834M17.04349Upcoming Earnings
ARE
Alexandria Real Estate Equities
4.0679 of 5 stars
$116.99
-1.8%
$137.13
+17.2%
-5.8%$20.47B$2.89B216.65568Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Positive News
NLY
Annaly Capital Management
4.0843 of 5 stars
$17.71
-1.7%
$21.19
+19.6%
-8.0%$8.86B$3.73B-4.91187Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
REXR
Rexford Industrial Realty
4.6081 of 5 stars
$44.66
-0.9%
$55.60
+24.5%
-22.7%$9.61B$797.83M39.88242Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
FRT
Federal Realty Investment Trust
4.5326 of 5 stars
$96.47
-1.6%
$112.60
+16.7%
-0.8%$8.00B$1.13B34.45297Positive News
EGP
EastGroup Properties
4.7112 of 5 stars
$166.41
-1.2%
$188.36
+13.2%
+0.2%$7.98B$570.59M37.7395Upcoming Earnings
CPT
Camden Property Trust
3.8417 of 5 stars
$95.04
-1.6%
$104.29
+9.7%
-10.6%$10.35B$1.54B25.691,640Positive News
REG
Regency Centers
4.1546 of 5 stars
$56.98
-1.6%
$71.80
+26.0%
-5.3%$10.53B$1.32B27.93492Analyst Report
OHI
Omega Healthcare Investors
4.2207 of 5 stars
$30.11
-0.7%
$33.58
+11.5%
+7.8%$7.39B$949.74M30.4157News Coverage

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