Forestar Group (FOR) Competitors

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Should you be buying Forestar Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Forestar Group include Getty Realty (GTY), Kennedy-Wilson (KW), Urban Edge Properties (UE), Claros Mortgage Trust (CMTG), Armada Hoffler Properties (AHH), Ellington Financial (EFC), Cushman & Wakefield (CWK), Hudson Pacific Properties (HPP), FRP (FRPH), and Five Point (FPH). These companies are all part of the "real estate" industry.

Forestar Group vs.

Getty Realty (NYSE:GTY) and Forestar Group (NYSE:FOR) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, community ranking, earnings and dividends.

Getty Realty has a beta of 0.88, indicating that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Forestar Group has a beta of 1.75, indicating that its stock price is 75% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Getty Realty has a net margin of 32.74% compared to Getty Realty's net margin of 12.99%. Getty Realty's return on equity of 14.59% beat Forestar Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Getty Realty32.74% 6.80% 3.54%
Forestar Group 12.99%14.59%8.11%

85.1% of Getty Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 35.5% of Forestar Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.2% of Getty Realty shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Forestar Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Getty Realty$185.85M8.26$60.15M$1.1724.32
Forestar Group$1.56B1.14$166.90M$4.028.70

Getty Realty received 114 more outperform votes than Forestar Group when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.10% of users gave Forestar Group an outperform vote while only 58.01% of users gave Getty Realty an outperform vote.

Getty RealtyOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Forestar GroupOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

Getty Realty presently has a consensus target price of $31.50, suggesting a potential upside of 10.72%. Forestar Group has a consensus target price of $37.17, suggesting a potential upside of 6.28%. Given Forestar Group's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Getty Realty is more favorable than Forestar Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Getty Realty
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Forestar Group
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

In the previous week, Getty Realty and Getty Realty both had 2 articles in the media. Forestar Group's average media sentiment score of 1.69 beat Getty Realty's score of 0.77 indicating that Getty Realty is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Getty Realty
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
Forestar Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)


Forestar Group beats Getty Realty on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding FOR and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE 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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FOR vs. The Competition

MetricForestar GroupReal estate IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.77B$3.43B$9.79B$18.10B
Dividend YieldN/A6.33%6.04%3.44%
P/E Ratio8.7031.0440.0526.23
Price / Sales1.1416.08291.2811.44
Price / Cash10.1019.0829.0319.45
Price / Book1.201.753.296.01
Net Income$166.90M$164,705.88$1.01B$966.65M
7 Day Performance2.82%8.51%1.69%1.85%
1 Month Performance11.73%13.54%5.38%7.14%
1 Year Performance69.67%1.50%17.80%21.67%

Forestar Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Getty Realty
2.9878 of 5 stars
-17.1%$1.52B$191.80M24.0032Positive News
1.8837 of 5 stars
-30.2%$1.48B$562.60M-5.46259Gap Up
Urban Edge Properties
2.4281 of 5 stars
Claros Mortgage Trust
2.8048 of 5 stars
-21.2%$1.22B$239.82M-14.23N/APositive News
Armada Hoffler Properties
2.8006 of 5 stars
N/A+4.1%$1.02B$667.16M128.57164Short Interest ↑
Ellington Financial
2.3261 of 5 stars
Cushman & Wakefield
2.5159 of 5 stars
+53.1%$2.49B$9.49B271.5052,000Short Interest ↑
Hudson Pacific Properties
4.9535 of 5 stars
+16.8%$822.90M$952.30M-3.64758Gap Up
0 of 5 stars
N/A+11.2%$570.57M$41.51M95.3415Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Five Point
0.8193 of 5 stars

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This page (NYSE:FOR) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by Staff

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