MGIC Investment (MTG) Competitors

$19.98
+0.15 (+0.76%)
(As of 04/22/2024 ET)

MTG vs. RDN, ESNT, AGO, ORI, NMIH, AMG, HR, CIGI, AXS, and SNV

Should you be buying MGIC Investment stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of MGIC Investment include Radian Group (RDN), Essent Group (ESNT), Assured Guaranty (AGO), Old Republic International (ORI), NMI (NMIH), Affiliated Managers Group (AMG), Healthcare Realty Trust (HR), Colliers International Group (CIGI), AXIS Capital (AXS), and Synovus Financial (SNV). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

MGIC Investment vs.

MGIC Investment (NYSE:MTG) and Radian Group (NYSE:RDN) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, community ranking, profitability, institutional ownership, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

MGIC Investment has a net margin of 61.72% compared to Radian Group's net margin of 48.51%. MGIC Investment's return on equity of 14.82% beat Radian Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
MGIC Investment61.72% 14.82% 11.33%
Radian Group 48.51%14.75%8.42%

MGIC Investment pays an annual dividend of $0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Radian Group pays an annual dividend of $0.98 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.3%. MGIC Investment pays out 18.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Radian Group pays out 25.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

95.6% of MGIC Investment shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.3% of Radian Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.6% of MGIC Investment shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Radian Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

MGIC Investment currently has a consensus target price of $21.08, suggesting a potential upside of 4.94%. Radian Group has a consensus target price of $30.00, suggesting a potential upside of 0.10%. Given MGIC Investment's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe MGIC Investment is more favorable than Radian Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
MGIC Investment
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.20
Radian Group
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.80

In the previous week, Radian Group had 2 more articles in the media than MGIC Investment. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Radian Group and 4 mentions for MGIC Investment. Radian Group's average media sentiment score of 1.49 beat MGIC Investment's score of 1.44 indicating that Radian Group is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
MGIC Investment
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Radian Group
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

MGIC Investment received 12 more outperform votes than Radian Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 67.27% of users gave MGIC Investment an outperform vote while only 65.23% of users gave Radian Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MGIC InvestmentOutperform Votes
481
67.27%
Underperform Votes
234
32.73%
Radian GroupOutperform Votes
469
65.23%
Underperform Votes
250
34.77%

MGIC Investment has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Radian Group. Radian Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than MGIC Investment, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MGIC Investment$1.16B4.67$712.95M$2.498.04
Radian Group$1.24B3.64$603.12M$3.787.89

MGIC Investment has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Radian Group has a beta of 1.02, indicating that its share price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MGIC Investment beats Radian Group on 14 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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MTG vs. The Competition

MetricMGIC InvestmentSurety insurance IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$5.40B$3.52B$8.19B$17.27B
Dividend Yield2.32%2.58%10.79%3.58%
P/E Ratio8.0413.7856.6422.19
Price / Sales4.678.653,505.569.99
Price / Cash7.247.5927.3414.94
Price / Book1.090.942.354.81
Net Income$712.95M$354.20M$988.65M$960.06M
7 Day Performance2.25%0.77%1.41%0.04%
1 Month Performance-8.12%-4.87%-1.28%-2.83%
1 Year Performance40.00%23.50%9.44%12.52%

MGIC Investment Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RDN
Radian Group
1.9675 of 5 stars
$29.48
-1.1%
$30.00
+1.8%
+26.8%$4.47B$1.24B7.801,100Positive News
ESNT
Essent Group
4.131 of 5 stars
$52.67
-1.1%
$58.38
+10.8%
+27.8%$5.63B$1.11B8.10536Positive News
AGO
Assured Guaranty
4.6193 of 5 stars
$78.44
-0.5%
$97.00
+23.7%
+43.9%$4.35B$1.37B6.33350
ORI
Old Republic International
4.8034 of 5 stars
$28.96
+0.2%
$34.00
+17.4%
+17.8%$7.98B$7.26B13.799,200Upcoming Earnings
NMIH
NMI
3.4807 of 5 stars
$29.64
flat
$34.44
+16.2%
+30.8%$2.39B$579M7.72238Positive News
AMG
Affiliated Managers Group
4.1054 of 5 stars
$159.83
-0.8%
$171.20
+7.1%
+11.0%$5.24B$2.06B9.214,000
HR
Healthcare Realty Trust
4.1682 of 5 stars
$13.70
-1.4%
$17.20
+25.5%
-28.3%$5.22B$1.34B-18.51584News Coverage
Positive News
CIGI
Colliers International Group
4.9087 of 5 stars
$109.08
-0.8%
$139.13
+27.5%
+3.4%$5.32B$4.34B82.6419,230
AXS
AXIS Capital
3.695 of 5 stars
$61.25
+0.1%
$67.33
+9.9%
+11.5%$5.19B$5.64B15.242,048
SNV
Synovus Financial
4.5584 of 5 stars
$36.64
-0.3%
$41.50
+13.3%
+12.6%$5.36B$3.45B10.594,879Earnings Report
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News Coverage

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This page (NYSE:MTG) was last updated on 4/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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