Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple (GRP.U) Competitors

$51.21
+0.59 (+1.17%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)

GRP.U vs. CUZ, MAC, BXMT, CTRE, SBRA, SLG, IRT, EPR, HHH, and APLE

Should you be buying Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple include Cousins Properties (CUZ), Macerich (MAC), Blackstone Mortgage Trust (BXMT), CareTrust REIT (CTRE), Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA), SL Green Realty (SLG), Independence Realty Trust (IRT), EPR Properties (EPR), Howard Hughes (HHH), and Apple Hospitality REIT (APLE). These companies are all part of the "real estate investment trusts" industry.

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple vs.

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple (NYSE:GRP.U) and Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their community ranking, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, media sentiment, valuation and earnings.

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Cousins Properties. Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cousins Properties, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple$386.07M8.39$101.24M$1.5932.21
Cousins Properties$802.87M4.30$82.96M$0.5541.26

Cousins Properties has a consensus target price of $23.67, indicating a potential upside of 4.28%. Given Cousins Properties' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Cousins Properties
2 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple pays an annual dividend of $2.43 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.6%. Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple pays out 152.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Cousins Properties pays out 232.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple has a net margin of 26.28% compared to Cousins Properties' net margin of 10.33%. Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple's return on equity of 2.54% beat Cousins Properties' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple26.28% 2.54% 1.49%
Cousins Properties 10.33%1.81%1.09%

Cousins Properties received 263 more outperform votes than Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 56.75% of users gave Cousins Properties an outperform vote while only 33.33% of users gave Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Granite Real Estate Inc. StapleOutperform Votes
6
33.33%
Underperform Votes
12
66.67%
Cousins PropertiesOutperform Votes
269
56.75%
Underperform Votes
205
43.25%

In the previous week, Cousins Properties had 3 more articles in the media than Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Cousins Properties and 3 mentions for Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple. Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple's average media sentiment score of 0.95 beat Cousins Properties' score of 0.53 indicating that Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Cousins Properties
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple has a beta of 1.11, indicating that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.27, indicating that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

57.1% of Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.4% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple on 11 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding GRP.U 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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GRP.U vs. The Competition

MetricGranite Real Estate Inc. StapleReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$3.24B$5.26B$8.33B$17.47B
Dividend Yield4.80%7.08%10.53%3.58%
P/E Ratio32.2138.6459.0024.04
Price / Sales8.396.19390.1910.31
Price / Cash34.9414.1827.4914.95
Price / Book0.832.172.405.02
Net Income$101.24M$122.85M$993.42M$963.76M
7 Day Performance-2.10%3.21%2.29%2.04%
1 Month Performance-8.01%-2.13%-0.96%-1.86%
1 Year Performance-19.21%0.67%13.54%96.00%

Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CUZ
Cousins Properties
4.0668 of 5 stars
$21.74
-1.5%
$23.29
+7.1%
+8.5%$3.31B$802.87M39.53305Upcoming Earnings
MAC
Macerich
1.7986 of 5 stars
$15.80
-1.0%
$14.40
-8.9%
+63.0%$3.41B$884.07M-12.44654Upcoming Earnings
BXMT
Blackstone Mortgage Trust
4.0868 of 5 stars
$18.25
-0.1%
$21.17
+16.0%
+6.4%$3.17B$2.04B12.94N/A
CTRE
CareTrust REIT
2.0119 of 5 stars
$23.46
-0.4%
$23.57
+0.5%
+23.0%$3.17B$217.77M47.8817Positive News
SBRA
Sabra Health Care REIT
2.3158 of 5 stars
$13.60
-0.7%
$15.54
+14.3%
+23.3%$3.15B$647.51M272.0048Positive News
SLG
SL Green Realty
1.22 of 5 stars
$48.31
-2.8%
$45.83
-5.1%
+117.8%$3.13B$913.71M-5.311,188Dividend Cut
Analyst Report
IRT
Independence Realty Trust
3.5505 of 5 stars
$15.68
-1.1%
$17.00
+8.5%
-4.1%$3.53B$660.98M-223.90952Positive News
EPR
EPR Properties
4.0071 of 5 stars
$39.75
-1.6%
$48.05
+20.9%
+2.4%$3.01B$705.67M20.1855Upcoming Earnings
HHH
Howard Hughes
2.1524 of 5 stars
$59.73
-3.0%
$100.00
+67.4%
N/A$3.00B$1.02B-5.37608High Trading Volume
APLE
Apple Hospitality REIT
3.7508 of 5 stars
$15.32
-1.9%
$18.40
+20.1%
+0.2%$3.71B$1.34B19.6363Dividend Announcement

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This page (NYSE:GRP.U) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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