NYSE:FLNG

FLEX LNG Competitors

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$11.40
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50-Day Range
$8.06
MA: $9.15
$12.06
52-Week Range
$4.28
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$12.15
Volume17,804 shs
Average Volume64,092 shs
Market Capitalization$619.45 million
P/E Ratio95.42
Dividend Yield10.51%
Beta1.43

Competitors

FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) Vs. TGP, GOGL, GLNG, KNOP, GLOG, and INSW

Should you be buying FLNG stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "water transportation" are considered alternatives and competitors to FLEX LNG, including Teekay LNG Partners (TGP), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), Golar LNG (GLNG), KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP), GasLog (GLOG), and International Seaways (INSW).

Teekay LNG Partners (NYSE:TGP) and FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Teekay LNG Partners pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.8%. FLEX LNG pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.5%. Teekay LNG Partners pays out 55.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. FLEX LNG pays out 74.1% 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. Teekay LNG Partners has raised its dividend for 2 consecutive years and FLEX LNG has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Teekay LNG Partners and FLEX LNG's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Teekay LNG Partners20.41%15.23%4.38%
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%

Risk and Volatility

Teekay LNG Partners has a beta of 1.35, suggesting that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, suggesting that its share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Teekay LNG Partners and FLEX LNG, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Teekay LNG Partners01102.50
FLEX LNG01302.75

Teekay LNG Partners currently has a consensus price target of $14.75, indicating a potential downside of 0.14%. Given Teekay LNG Partners' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Teekay LNG Partners is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

23.1% of Teekay LNG Partners shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Teekay LNG Partners and FLEX LNG's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Teekay LNG Partners$601.26 million2.14$152.79 million$1.798.27
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07

Teekay LNG Partners has higher revenue and earnings than FLEX LNG. FLEX LNG is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Teekay LNG Partners, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Teekay LNG Partners beats FLEX LNG on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ:GOGL) and FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Golden Ocean Group and FLEX LNG's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Golden Ocean Group-17.84%0.26%0.13%
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%

Volatility and Risk

Golden Ocean Group has a beta of 1.83, suggesting that its share price is 83% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, suggesting that its share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Golden Ocean Group and FLEX LNG, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Golden Ocean Group01302.75
FLEX LNG01302.75

Golden Ocean Group currently has a consensus price target of $7.00, indicating a potential downside of 12.17%. Given Golden Ocean Group's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Golden Ocean Group is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

12.4% of Golden Ocean Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Golden Ocean Group and FLEX LNG's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Golden Ocean Group$705.80 million1.62$37.19 millionN/AN/A
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07

Golden Ocean Group has higher revenue and earnings than FLEX LNG.

Summary

FLEX LNG beats Golden Ocean Group on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Golar LNG (NASDAQ:GLNG) and FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Golar LNG and FLEX LNG's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Golar LNG-55.97%0.73%0.26%
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%

Volatility and Risk

Golar LNG has a beta of 0.83, suggesting that its share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, suggesting that its share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Golar LNG and FLEX LNG, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Golar LNG11402.50
FLEX LNG01302.75

Golar LNG currently has a consensus price target of $14.30, indicating a potential upside of 25.66%. Given Golar LNG's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Golar LNG is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

64.1% of Golar LNG shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.0% of Golar LNG shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Golar LNG and FLEX LNG's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Golar LNG$448.75 million2.48$-211,960,000.00N/AN/A
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07

FLEX LNG has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Golar LNG.

Summary

FLEX LNG beats Golar LNG on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) and KNOT Offshore Partners (NYSE:KNOP) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares FLEX LNG and KNOT Offshore Partners' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%
KNOT Offshore Partners23.04%10.64%3.77%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares FLEX LNG and KNOT Offshore Partners' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07
KNOT Offshore Partners$282.56 million2.25$58 million$1.8010.81

KNOT Offshore Partners has higher revenue and earnings than FLEX LNG. FLEX LNG is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than KNOT Offshore Partners, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for FLEX LNG and KNOT Offshore Partners, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
FLEX LNG01302.75
KNOT Offshore Partners10102.00

KNOT Offshore Partners has a consensus target price of $19.50, indicating a potential upside of 0.26%. Given KNOT Offshore Partners' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe KNOT Offshore Partners is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Risk and Volatility

FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, meaning that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KNOT Offshore Partners has a beta of 1.28, meaning that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

FLEX LNG pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.5%. KNOT Offshore Partners pays an annual dividend of $2.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.7%. FLEX LNG pays out 74.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. KNOT Offshore Partners pays out 115.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. FLEX LNG has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and KNOT Offshore Partners has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

KNOT Offshore Partners beats FLEX LNG on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) and GasLog (NYSE:GLOG) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares FLEX LNG and GasLog's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%
GasLog-18.58%1.81%0.54%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares FLEX LNG and GasLog's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07
GasLog$668.64 million0.83$-100,660,000.00$0.2920.10

FLEX LNG has higher earnings, but lower revenue than GasLog. FLEX LNG is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than GasLog, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for FLEX LNG and GasLog, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
FLEX LNG01302.75
GasLog16102.00

GasLog has a consensus target price of $5.0417, indicating a potential downside of 13.67%. Given GasLog's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe GasLog is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Risk and Volatility

FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, meaning that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GasLog has a beta of 1.34, meaning that its stock price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

FLEX LNG pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.5%. GasLog pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. FLEX LNG pays out 74.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. GasLog pays out 69.0% 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. FLEX LNG has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and GasLog has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 21.1% of GasLog shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

FLEX LNG beats GasLog on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

FLEX LNG (NYSE:FLNG) and International Seaways (NYSE:INSW) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.3% of FLEX LNG shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.1% of International Seaways shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of International Seaways shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares FLEX LNG and International Seaways' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
FLEX LNG4.12%4.10%1.96%
International Seaways26.02%16.95%10.25%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares FLEX LNG and International Seaways' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FLEX LNG$119.97 million5.16$16.97 million$1.627.07
International Seaways$366.18 million1.41$-830,000.00$0.6130.20

FLEX LNG has higher earnings, but lower revenue than International Seaways. FLEX LNG is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than International Seaways, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

FLEX LNG pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 10.5%. International Seaways pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. FLEX LNG pays out 74.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. International Seaways pays out 39.3% 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. FLEX LNG has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and International Seaways has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk and Volatility

FLEX LNG has a beta of 1.43, meaning that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, International Seaways has a beta of 0.3, meaning that its stock price is 70% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for FLEX LNG and International Seaways, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
FLEX LNG01302.75
International Seaways12402.43

International Seaways has a consensus target price of $26.00, indicating a potential upside of 40.77%. Given International Seaways' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe International Seaways is more favorable than FLEX LNG.

Summary

International Seaways beats FLEX LNG on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


FLEX LNG Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Teekay LNG Partners logo
TGP
Teekay LNG Partners
2.0$14.80+0.5%$1.29 billion$601.26 million13.33Dividend Increase
Golden Ocean Group logo
GOGL
Golden Ocean Group
0.8$7.97+5.1%$1.20 billion$705.80 million-9.38Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Up
Golar LNG logo
GLNG
Golar LNG
1.6$11.38+3.2%$1.08 billion$448.75 million0.00Analyst Report
KNOT Offshore Partners logo
KNOP
KNOT Offshore Partners
1.8$19.45+0.7%$631.24 million$282.56 million9.87News Coverage
GasLog logo
GLOG
GasLog
1.6$5.83+0.0%$554.88 million$668.64 million-3.53
International Seaways logo
INSW
International Seaways
2.1$18.42+3.3%$532.85 million$366.18 million4.19
Höegh LNG Partners logo
HMLP
Höegh LNG Partners
1.2$15.79+0.4%$527.93 million$145.44 million10.32
Tidewater logo
TDW
Tidewater
0.9$12.21+0.4%$499.18 million$486.55 million-2.16
Nordic American Tankers logo
NAT
Nordic American Tankers
1.2$3.15+2.5%$475.91 million$175.45 million5.08
Teekay Tankers logo
TNK
Teekay Tankers
1.2$13.30+1.6%$455.80 million$920.97 million2.02Analyst Report
Golar LNG Partners logo
GMLP
Golar LNG Partners
1.7$3.55+0.6%$246.02 million$299.65 million9.59News Coverage
GasLog Partners logo
GLOP
GasLog Partners
1.7$2.52+2.4%$127.95 million$378.69 million-1.18
Dynagas LNG Partners logo
DLNG
Dynagas LNG Partners
1.0$2.84+2.5%$103.63 million$130.90 million5.92High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Odyssey Marine Exploration logo
OMEX
Odyssey Marine Exploration
0.8$6.53+0.5%$81.84 million$3.10 million-4.41
EuroDry logo
EDRY
EuroDry
1.1$9.78+0.1%$22.57 million$27.24 million-3.88Analyst Downgrade
This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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