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Volume676 shs
Average Volume614,175 shs
Market Capitalization$2.01 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.76%
Beta2.62

Competitors

NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) Vs. ENB, MPLX, MMP, PSXP, PAA, and SHLX

Should you be buying NS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "pipelines, except natural gas" are considered alternatives and competitors to NuStar Energy, including Enbridge (ENB), Mplx (MPLX), Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP), Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP), Plains All American Pipeline (PAA), and Shell Midstream Partners (SHLX).

Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) and NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, profitability, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

51.1% of Enbridge shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Enbridge shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by 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.

Dividends

Enbridge pays an annual dividend of $2.61 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.7%. NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Enbridge pays out 130.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Enbridge has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and NuStar Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. NuStar Energy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Enbridge and NuStar Energy's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Enbridge$37.73 billion2.08$4.30 billion$2.0019.39
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64

Enbridge has higher revenue and earnings than NuStar Energy. NuStar Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Enbridge, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Enbridge has a beta of 0.82, suggesting that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, suggesting that its share price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Enbridge and NuStar Energy, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Enbridge011002.91
NuStar Energy17202.10

Enbridge currently has a consensus price target of $52.50, suggesting a potential upside of 35.17%. NuStar Energy has a consensus price target of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Given Enbridge's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Enbridge is more favorable than NuStar Energy.

Profitability

This table compares Enbridge and NuStar Energy's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Enbridge5.57%8.50%3.20%
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%

NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) and Mplx (NYSE:MPLX) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 29.0% of Mplx shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Mplx pays an annual dividend of $2.75 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.6%. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Mplx pays out 118.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NuStar Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Mplx has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NuStar Energy and Mplx's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64
Mplx$9.04 billion3.28$1.03 billion$2.3212.33

Mplx has higher revenue and earnings than NuStar Energy. NuStar Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mplx, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, meaning that its share price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mplx has a beta of 2.01, meaning that its share price is 101% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for NuStar Energy and Mplx, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NuStar Energy17202.10
Mplx01902.90

NuStar Energy presently has a consensus target price of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Mplx has a consensus target price of $27.1250, suggesting a potential downside of 5.45%. Given NuStar Energy's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe NuStar Energy is more favorable than Mplx.

Profitability

This table compares NuStar Energy and Mplx's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%
Mplx-26.09%19.33%6.90%

Summary

NuStar Energy beats Mplx on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) and Magellan Midstream Partners (NYSE:MMP) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.0% of Magellan Midstream Partners shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Magellan Midstream Partners shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Magellan Midstream Partners pays an annual dividend of $4.11 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.4%. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Magellan Midstream Partners pays out 86.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NuStar Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Magellan Midstream Partners has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. NuStar Energy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NuStar Energy and Magellan Midstream Partners' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64
Magellan Midstream Partners$2.73 billion4.01$1.02 billion$4.7610.29

Magellan Midstream Partners has higher revenue and earnings than NuStar Energy. NuStar Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Magellan Midstream Partners, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, meaning that its share price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Magellan Midstream Partners has a beta of 1.08, meaning that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for NuStar Energy and Magellan Midstream Partners, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NuStar Energy17202.10
Magellan Midstream Partners011702.39

NuStar Energy presently has a consensus target price of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Magellan Midstream Partners has a consensus target price of $48.8824, suggesting a potential downside of 0.83%. Given NuStar Energy's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe NuStar Energy is more favorable than Magellan Midstream Partners.

Profitability

This table compares NuStar Energy and Magellan Midstream Partners' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%
Magellan Midstream Partners35.61%37.91%11.65%

Summary

Magellan Midstream Partners beats NuStar Energy on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) and Phillips 66 Partners (NYSE:PSXP) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 22.2% of Phillips 66 Partners shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Phillips 66 Partners pays an annual dividend of $3.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.6%. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Phillips 66 Partners pays out 81.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NuStar Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Phillips 66 Partners has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NuStar Energy and Phillips 66 Partners' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64
Phillips 66 Partners$1.67 billion4.97$923 million$4.298.47

Phillips 66 Partners has higher revenue and earnings than NuStar Energy. NuStar Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Phillips 66 Partners, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, meaning that its share price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Phillips 66 Partners has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for NuStar Energy and Phillips 66 Partners, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NuStar Energy17202.10
Phillips 66 Partners05502.50

NuStar Energy presently has a consensus target price of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Phillips 66 Partners has a consensus target price of $34.00, suggesting a potential downside of 6.03%. Given NuStar Energy's higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe NuStar Energy is more favorable than Phillips 66 Partners.

Profitability

This table compares NuStar Energy and Phillips 66 Partners' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%
Phillips 66 Partners56.75%41.31%13.24%

Summary

Phillips 66 Partners beats NuStar Energy on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) and Plains All American Pipeline (NYSE:PAA) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NuStar Energy and Plains All American Pipeline's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64
Plains All American Pipeline$33.67 billion0.22$2.17 billion$2.514.07

Plains All American Pipeline has higher revenue and earnings than NuStar Energy. Plains All American Pipeline is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NuStar Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.6% of Plains All American Pipeline shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Plains All American Pipeline shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares NuStar Energy and Plains All American Pipeline's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%
Plains All American Pipeline-8.71%19.02%6.31%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for NuStar Energy and Plains All American Pipeline, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NuStar Energy17202.10
Plains All American Pipeline02702.78

NuStar Energy presently has a consensus target price of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Plains All American Pipeline has a consensus target price of $25.1429, suggesting a potential upside of 147.96%. Given Plains All American Pipeline's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Plains All American Pipeline is more favorable than NuStar Energy.

Risk and Volatility

NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, meaning that its share price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Plains All American Pipeline has a beta of 2.22, meaning that its share price is 122% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Plains All American Pipeline pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.1%. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Plains All American Pipeline pays out 28.7% 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. NuStar Energy has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. NuStar Energy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Plains All American Pipeline beats NuStar Energy on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Shell Midstream Partners (NYSE:SHLX) and NuStar Energy (NYSE:NS) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Shell Midstream Partners and NuStar Energy's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shell Midstream Partners$503 million12.08$528 million$1.679.25
NuStar Energy$1.50 billion1.34$-105,690,000.00$2.776.64

Shell Midstream Partners has higher earnings, but lower revenue than NuStar Energy. NuStar Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Shell Midstream Partners, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.5% of Shell Midstream Partners shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.9% of NuStar Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 9.5% of NuStar Energy shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Shell Midstream Partners and NuStar Energy's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Shell Midstream Partners104.82%-1,010.10%22.68%
NuStar Energy-9.11%25.87%3.28%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Shell Midstream Partners and NuStar Energy, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Shell Midstream Partners14001.80
NuStar Energy17202.10

Shell Midstream Partners presently has a consensus price target of $12.8333, suggesting a potential downside of 16.23%. NuStar Energy has a consensus price target of $18.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 0.51%. Given NuStar Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe NuStar Energy is more favorable than Shell Midstream Partners.

Risk and Volatility

Shell Midstream Partners has a beta of 1.74, meaning that its stock price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NuStar Energy has a beta of 2.62, meaning that its stock price is 162% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Shell Midstream Partners pays an annual dividend of $1.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 11.9%. NuStar Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.7%. Shell Midstream Partners pays out 110.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NuStar Energy pays out 57.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Shell Midstream Partners has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and NuStar Energy has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

NuStar Energy beats Shell Midstream Partners on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


NuStar Energy Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Enbridge logo
ENB
Enbridge
2.0$38.78+0.4%$78.90 billion$37.73 billion54.62Analyst Report
Mplx logo
MPLX
Mplx
1.4$28.60+0.3%$29.76 billion$9.04 billion-14.37
Magellan Midstream Partners logo
MMP
Magellan Midstream Partners
1.8$48.98+0.2%$10.96 billion$2.73 billion12.12
Phillips 66 Partners logo
PSXP
Phillips 66 Partners
1.4$36.32+0.7%$8.23 billion$1.67 billion9.34
Plains All American Pipeline logo
PAA
Plains All American Pipeline
2.1$10.21+0.7%$7.32 billion$33.67 billion-3.03
Shell Midstream Partners logo
SHLX
Shell Midstream Partners
1.4$15.45+0.8%$6.03 billion$503 million11.44
Holly Energy Partners logo
HEP
Holly Energy Partners
1.7$21.03+1.7%$2.25 billion$532.78 million13.39
Plains GP logo
PAGP
Plains GP
2.0$10.42+0.4%$2.01 billion$33.67 billion-3.80
Delek Logistics Partners logo
DKL
Delek Logistics Partners
1.4$41.44+0.7%$1.79 billion$583.99 million11.14
BP Midstream Partners logo
BPMP
BP Midstream Partners
1.7$13.86+0.6%$1.46 billion$128.47 million8.45
Noble Midstream Partners logo
NBLX
Noble Midstream Partners
1.3$15.21+0.0%$1.37 billion$703.80 million9.00
PBF Logistics logo
PBFX
PBF Logistics
1.9$15.37+1.2%$969.79 million$340.21 million6.54
Blueknight Energy Partners logo
BKEP
Blueknight Energy Partners
1.2$3.53+1.1%$148.04 million$371.07 million-25.21
This page was last updated on 5/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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