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Kenon (KEN) Competitors

$24.95
-0.22 (-0.87%)
(As of 02/22/2024 ET)

KEN vs. HE, EDN, TAC, PAM, PNM, BKH, OTTR, AQN, POR, and ENIC

Should you be buying Kenon stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Kenon include Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte Sociedad Anónima (EDN), TransAlta (TAC), Pampa Energía (PAM), PNM Resources (PNM), Black Hills (BKH), Otter Tail (OTTR), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Portland General Electric (POR), and Enel Chile (ENIC). These companies are all part of the "electric services" industry.

Kenon vs.

Kenon (NYSE:KEN) and Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE:HE) are both small-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, community ranking, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Hawaiian Electric Industries has a consensus price target of $11.50, suggesting a potential downside of 9.95%. Given Hawaiian Electric Industries' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Hawaiian Electric Industries is more favorable than Kenon.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kenon
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Hawaiian Electric Industries
2 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.33

Hawaiian Electric Industries has a net margin of 5.45% compared to Kenon's net margin of -158.22%. Hawaiian Electric Industries' return on equity of 10.11% beat Kenon's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kenon-158.22% -48.50% -27.22%
Hawaiian Electric Industries 5.45%10.11%1.36%

Kenon has a beta of 1.46, suggesting that its share price is 46% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hawaiian Electric Industries has a beta of 0.56, suggesting that its share price is 44% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Kenon has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Hawaiian Electric Industries. Kenon is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hawaiian Electric Industries, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kenon$573.96M2.36$312.65M-$20.16-1.24
Hawaiian Electric Industries$3.68B0.38$201.13M$1.817.07

In the previous week, Hawaiian Electric Industries had 1 more articles in the media than Kenon. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Hawaiian Electric Industries and 4 mentions for Kenon. Kenon's average media sentiment score of 0.95 beat Hawaiian Electric Industries' score of 0.82 indicating that Kenon is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Kenon
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Hawaiian Electric Industries
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Hawaiian Electric Industries received 264 more outperform votes than Kenon when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 60.12% of users gave Kenon an outperform vote while only 50.49% of users gave Hawaiian Electric Industries an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
KenonOutperform Votes
98
60.12%
Underperform Votes
65
39.88%
Hawaiian Electric IndustriesOutperform Votes
362
50.49%
Underperform Votes
355
49.51%

14.8% of Kenon shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 53.6% of Hawaiian Electric Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Kenon shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Hawaiian Electric Industries shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Hawaiian Electric Industries beats Kenon on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


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KEN vs. The Competition

MetricKenonElectric services IndustryUtilities SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.35B$12.40B$12.24B$17.41B
Dividend Yield10.90%4.89%4.25%3.57%
P/E Ratio-1.2412.7384.3722.68
Price / Sales2.3626.0327.255.29
Price / Cash3.6711.1418.5817.89
Price / Book0.591.501.876.35
Net Income$312.65M$338.82M$486.88M$869.26M
7 Day Performance1.41%0.00%0.95%-1.05%
1 Month Performance6.99%0.86%-1.58%1.74%
1 Year Performance-10.90%-1.06%-0.02%76.56%

Kenon Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
HE
Hawaiian Electric Industries
0.9042 of 5 stars
$13.30
+1.5%
$11.50
-13.5%
-68.6%$1.46B$3.68B7.353,756
EDN
Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte Sociedad Anónima
0 of 5 stars
$19.21
+3.1%
N/A+114.5%$870.60M$1.58B4.665,756Gap Up
TAC
TransAlta
2.4558 of 5 stars
$6.86
-0.4%
N/A-22.4%$2.12B$2.29B4.341,222Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
PAM
Pampa Energía
1.4762 of 5 stars
$42.06
-0.7%
$36.50
-13.2%
+30.1%$2.29B$1.83B4.041,907Positive News
PNM
PNM Resources
4.8969 of 5 stars
$37.60
+0.4%
$46.20
+22.9%
-22.9%$3.23B$1.94B36.511,500
BKH
Black Hills
2.4162 of 5 stars
$52.25
+0.3%
$55.80
+6.8%
-16.3%$3.56B$2.33B13.332,874
OTTR
Otter Tail
1.5374 of 5 stars
$88.98
-1.3%
$68.00
-23.6%
+26.6%$3.71B$1.35B12.712,655Gap Down
AQN
Algonquin Power & Utilities
4.0841 of 5 stars
$5.91
-1.7%
$7.70
+30.3%
-22.9%$4.07B$2.77B-16.893,951Gap Down
POR
Portland General Electric
1.432 of 5 stars
$40.98
+0.2%
$46.11
+12.5%
-14.4%$4.14B$2.92B17.592,873Earnings Report
Analyst Upgrade
ENIC
Enel Chile
3.0683 of 5 stars
$3.03
+1.7%
N/A+37.4%$4.18B$5.43B2.732,158

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This page (NYSE:KEN) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff