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MFS Intermediate Income Trust (MIN) Competitors

$2.60
-0.04 (-1.52%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

MIN vs. WHF, RFI, ASG, NCA, RCS, PMM, PMO, MHN, MIY, and MMT

Should you be buying MFS Intermediate Income Trust stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of MFS Intermediate Income Trust include WhiteHorse Finance (WHF), Cohen & Steers Total Return Realty Fund (RFI), Liberty All-Star Growth Fund (ASG), Nuveen California Municipal Value Fund (NCA), PIMCO Strategic Income Fund (RCS), Putnam Managed Municipal Income Trust (PMM), Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust (PMO), BlackRock MuniHoldings New York Quality Fund (MHN), BlackRock MuniYield Michigan Quality Fund (MIY), and MFS Multimarket Income Trust (MMT). These companies are all part of the "investment offices, not elsewhere classified" industry.

MFS Intermediate Income Trust vs.

MFS Intermediate Income Trust (NYSE:MIN) and WhiteHorse Finance (NASDAQ:WHF) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, community ranking, profitability, media sentiment, earnings, risk and valuation.

MFS Intermediate Income Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.6%. WhiteHorse Finance pays an annual dividend of $1.54 per share and has a dividend yield of 11.6%. WhiteHorse Finance pays out 187.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

WhiteHorse Finance has a net margin of 18.40% compared to MFS Intermediate Income Trust's net margin of 0.00%. WhiteHorse Finance's return on equity of 13.40% beat MFS Intermediate Income Trust's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
MFS Intermediate Income TrustN/A N/A N/A
WhiteHorse Finance 18.40%13.40%5.74%

WhiteHorse Finance received 171 more outperform votes than MFS Intermediate Income Trust when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.76% of users gave MFS Intermediate Income Trust an outperform vote while only 61.39% of users gave WhiteHorse Finance an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MFS Intermediate Income TrustOutperform Votes
147
64.76%
Underperform Votes
80
35.24%
WhiteHorse FinanceOutperform Votes
318
61.39%
Underperform Votes
200
38.61%

MFS Intermediate Income Trust has a beta of 0.28, meaning that its share price is 72% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, WhiteHorse Finance has a beta of 1.24, meaning that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, MFS Intermediate Income Trust and MFS Intermediate Income Trust both had 2 articles in the media. MFS Intermediate Income Trust's average media sentiment score of 1.23 beat WhiteHorse Finance's score of 0.30 indicating that MFS Intermediate Income Trust is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
MFS Intermediate Income Trust
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
WhiteHorse Finance
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

WhiteHorse Finance has a consensus price target of $12.81, suggesting a potential downside of 3.30%. Given WhiteHorse Finance's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe WhiteHorse Finance is more favorable than MFS Intermediate Income Trust.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
MFS Intermediate Income Trust
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
WhiteHorse Finance
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

WhiteHorse Finance has higher revenue and earnings than MFS Intermediate Income Trust.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MFS Intermediate Income TrustN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
WhiteHorse Finance$103.26M2.98$20.41M$0.8216.16

50.9% of MFS Intermediate Income Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 13.2% of WhiteHorse Finance shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.0% of MFS Intermediate Income Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of WhiteHorse Finance shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

WhiteHorse Finance beats MFS Intermediate Income Trust on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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MIN vs. The Competition

MetricMFS Intermediate Income TrustInvestment offices IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$301.51M$7.18B$9.50B$17.76B
Dividend Yield9.30%6.25%6.24%3.55%
P/E RatioN/A0.4444.6221.60
Price / SalesN/A14.26199.5310.27
Price / CashN/A7.7527.9618.96
Price / BookN/A1.003.215.92
Net IncomeN/A$73.96M$1.00B$976.87M
7 Day Performance-0.38%-0.67%-1.28%-1.55%
1 Month Performance0.58%3.01%2.22%3.70%
1 Year Performance-5.80%7.41%18.68%24.45%

MFS Intermediate Income Trust Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
WHF
WhiteHorse Finance
0.8802 of 5 stars
$13.19
+0.7%
$12.81
-2.9%
+15.0%$306.54M$103.26M16.09N/ANegative News
RFI
Cohen & Steers Total Return Realty Fund
0 of 5 stars
$11.60
+0.7%
N/A+5.1%$307.98MN/A0.00N/A
ASG
Liberty All-Star Growth Fund
0 of 5 stars
$5.32
+0.6%
N/A+5.8%$309.84MN/A0.00N/A
NCA
Nuveen California Municipal Value Fund
0 of 5 stars
$8.59
-1.5%
N/A-1.3%$284.42MN/A0.00N/ANews Coverage
Positive News
High Trading Volume
RCS
PIMCO Strategic Income Fund
0 of 5 stars
$6.08
+0.5%
N/A+21.2%$280.11MN/A0.00N/APositive News
PMM
Putnam Managed Municipal Income Trust
0 of 5 stars
$6.03
+0.2%
N/A+5.5%$279.97MN/A0.00N/APositive News
PMO
Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust
0 of 5 stars
$10.13
+0.3%
N/A+2.0%$322.24MN/A0.00N/ADividend Announcement
Positive News
MHN
BlackRock MuniHoldings New York Quality Fund
0 of 5 stars
$10.70
-0.2%
N/A+5.9%$323.57MN/A0.00N/ANews Coverage
MIY
BlackRock MuniYield Michigan Quality Fund
0 of 5 stars
$11.28
-0.2%
N/A+4.2%$331.18MN/A0.00N/APositive News
MMT
MFS Multimarket Income Trust
0 of 5 stars
$4.63
flat
N/A+4.8%$267.28MN/A0.00N/A

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This page (NYSE:MIN) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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