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Independence Realty Trust (IRT) Competitors

$15.74
-0.12 (-0.76%)
(As of 01:27 PM ET)

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

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

Independence Realty Trust vs.

Independence Realty Trust (NYSE:IRT) and Apple Hospitality REIT (NYSE:APLE) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, earnings, profitability, risk, media sentiment and valuation.

Apple Hospitality REIT has a net margin of 13.21% compared to Independence Realty Trust's net margin of -2.61%. Apple Hospitality REIT's return on equity of 5.54% beat Independence Realty Trust's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Independence Realty Trust-2.61% -0.47% -0.27%
Apple Hospitality REIT 13.21%5.54%3.69%

Independence Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Apple Hospitality REIT pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.1%. Independence Realty Trust pays out -914.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Apple Hospitality REIT pays out 123.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Independence Realty Trust has a beta of 1.07, indicating that its stock price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Apple Hospitality REIT has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

88.3% of Independence Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.7% of Apple Hospitality REIT shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Independence Realty Trust shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.0% of Apple Hospitality REIT shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Apple Hospitality REIT has higher revenue and earnings than Independence Realty Trust. Independence Realty Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Apple Hospitality REIT, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Independence Realty Trust$660.98M5.40-$17.23M-$0.07-226.61
Apple Hospitality REIT$1.34B2.82$177.49M$0.7820.03

In the previous week, Independence Realty Trust had 2 more articles in the media than Apple Hospitality REIT. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Independence Realty Trust and 2 mentions for Apple Hospitality REIT. Independence Realty Trust's average media sentiment score of 1.11 beat Apple Hospitality REIT's score of 0.53 indicating that Independence Realty Trust is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Independence Realty Trust
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Apple Hospitality REIT
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Independence Realty Trust received 29 more outperform votes than Apple Hospitality REIT when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 60.85% of users gave Independence Realty Trust an outperform vote while only 57.29% of users gave Apple Hospitality REIT an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Independence Realty TrustOutperform Votes
359
60.85%
Underperform Votes
231
39.15%
Apple Hospitality REITOutperform Votes
330
57.29%
Underperform Votes
246
42.71%

Independence Realty Trust currently has a consensus price target of $17.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.15%. Apple Hospitality REIT has a consensus price target of $18.40, indicating a potential upside of 17.80%. Given Apple Hospitality REIT's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Apple Hospitality REIT is more favorable than Independence Realty Trust.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Independence Realty Trust
1 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60
Apple Hospitality REIT
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40

Summary

Apple Hospitality REIT beats Independence Realty Trust on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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IRT vs. The Competition

MetricIndependence Realty TrustReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$3.60B$6.44B$8.09B$17.31B
Dividend Yield4.00%6.96%10.58%3.57%
P/E Ratio-226.6132.5756.4920.73
Price / Sales5.406.043,530.4210.14
Price / Cash17.5414.4527.3815.26
Price / Book1.002.262.344.95
Net Income-$17.23M$151.10M$988.22M$964.34M
7 Day Performance-4.94%-5.04%-2.79%-4.57%
1 Month Performance1.89%-2.93%-1.95%-1.66%
1 Year Performance-0.22%-0.71%10.55%76.84%

Independence Realty Trust Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
APLE
Apple Hospitality REIT
3.4272 of 5 stars
$16.17
-0.3%
$18.40
+13.8%
-0.1%$3.90B$1.34B20.7263
GRP.U
Granite Real Estate Inc. Staple
0 of 5 stars
$56.93
+1.2%
N/A-14.3%$3.60B$386.07M35.81N/AGap Down
CUZ
Cousins Properties
4.0264 of 5 stars
$23.60
+1.8%
$23.29
-1.3%
+9.4%$3.59B$802.87M42.90305
MAC
Macerich
1.5337 of 5 stars
$16.39
+0.9%
$14.40
-12.1%
+66.9%$3.54B$884.07M-12.91654
SLG
SL Green Realty
1.1798 of 5 stars
$55.03
+2.2%
$45.83
-16.7%
+116.6%$3.49B$913.71M-6.051,188Upcoming Earnings
HHH
Howard Hughes
2.7493 of 5 stars
$68.55
+1.3%
$100.00
+45.9%
N/A$3.44B$1.02B-6.16608Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
BXMT
Blackstone Mortgage Trust
3.7703 of 5 stars
$19.55
+1.9%
$21.67
+10.9%
+5.9%$3.33B$670.67M13.86N/AShort Interest ↑
SBRA
Sabra Health Care REIT
1.9122 of 5 stars
$14.31
-0.2%
$15.35
+7.2%
+17.5%$3.31B$647.51M286.2048Positive News
KRC
Kilroy Realty
3.7552 of 5 stars
$35.87
+2.7%
$39.00
+8.7%
+11.2%$4.21B$1.13B19.93248Short Interest ↑
CTRE
CareTrust REIT
1.5871 of 5 stars
$24.32
-0.4%
$23.57
-3.1%
+19.1%$3.28B$217.77M49.6317

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This page (NYSE:IRT) was last updated on 4/16/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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