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PROG (PRG) Competitors

$34.83
-1.28 (-3.54%)
(As of 01:20 PM ET)

PRG vs. AL, MGRC, UPBD, CTOS, AAN, KPLT, FPAY, URI, AER, and BPOP

Should you be buying PROG stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PROG include Air Lease (AL), McGrath RentCorp (MGRC), Upbound Group (UPBD), Custom Truck One Source (CTOS), Aaron's (AAN), Katapult (KPLT), FlexShopper (FPAY), United Rentals (URI), AerCap (AER), and Popular (BPOP).

PROG vs.

PROG (NYSE:PRG) and Air Lease (NYSE:AL) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and risk.

Air Lease has a net margin of 21.89% compared to PROG's net margin of 4.71%. PROG's return on equity of 26.67% beat Air Lease's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PROG4.71% 26.67% 10.66%
Air Lease 21.89%9.00%2.10%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PROG$2.41B0.62$138.84M$2.4514.22
Air Lease$2.68B1.89$614.62M$4.969.20

PROG has a beta of 2.12, suggesting that its share price is 112% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Air Lease has a beta of 1.62, suggesting that its share price is 62% more volatile than the S&P 500.

PROG currently has a consensus price target of $39.60, suggesting a potential upside of 13.60%. Air Lease has a consensus price target of $53.80, suggesting a potential upside of 18.27%. Given Air Lease's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Air Lease is more favorable than PROG.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PROG
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67
Air Lease
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80

97.9% of PROG shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.6% of Air Lease shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of PROG shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.6% of Air Lease shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Air Lease received 556 more outperform votes than PROG when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 73.22% of users gave Air Lease an outperform vote while only 46.67% of users gave PROG an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PROGOutperform Votes
21
46.67%
Underperform Votes
24
53.33%
Air LeaseOutperform Votes
577
73.22%
Underperform Votes
211
26.78%

PROG pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Air Lease pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. PROG pays out 19.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Air Lease pays out 16.9% 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. Air Lease is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, PROG had 1 more articles in the media than Air Lease. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for PROG and 6 mentions for Air Lease. Air Lease's average media sentiment score of 1.19 beat PROG's score of 1.09 indicating that Air Lease is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
PROG
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Air Lease
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

Air Lease beats PROG on 13 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PRG and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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PRG vs. The Competition

MetricPROGEquipment rental & leasing IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.50B$6.01B$9.00B$17.50B
Dividend Yield1.34%2.41%10.41%3.58%
P/E Ratio14.2214.5960.2525.18
Price / Sales0.621.433,453.6414.43
Price / Cash0.883.6427.8919.23
Price / Book2.572.152.434.96
Net Income$138.84M$542.12M$1.01B$976.35M
7 Day Performance-4.18%-2.11%-0.54%-0.30%
1 Month Performance-2.03%-1.11%-0.63%-1.95%
1 Year Performance0.49%8.94%11.64%7.64%

PROG Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AL
Air Lease
4.9512 of 5 stars
$45.03
-2.0%
$53.80
+19.5%
+8.9%$5.01B$2.68B9.08163Short Interest ↓
MGRC
McGrath RentCorp
4.452 of 5 stars
$103.07
-0.9%
$116.00
+12.5%
+7.8%$2.53B$831.84M20.091,204Positive News
UPBD
Upbound Group
3.1238 of 5 stars
$32.15
-2.0%
$39.14
+21.8%
-3.7%$1.76B$3.99B-69.8912,970
CTOS
Custom Truck One Source
2.9746 of 5 stars
$4.64
-1.1%
$7.80
+68.1%
-32.9%$1.12B$1.87B46.402,580Short Interest ↑
Negative News
AAN
Aaron's
3.284 of 5 stars
$7.96
-1.4%
$11.67
+46.6%
-42.7%$243.82M$2.14B-10.089,071Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
KPLT
Katapult
0.1765 of 5 stars
$17.50
+4.9%
$20.00
+14.3%
+11.3%$71.93M$222.21M-2.55120Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
FPAY
FlexShopper
3.6697 of 5 stars
$1.14
-1.6%
$2.50
+118.9%
+5.7%$24.84M$116.97M-3.57204Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
URI
United Rentals
4.3215 of 5 stars
$633.54
-1.8%
$612.73
-3.3%
+60.1%$42.19B$14.33B17.1626,300Positive News
AER
AerCap
3.1504 of 5 stars
$90.06
-2.2%
$97.56
+8.3%
+50.5%$17.83B$7.58B5.86678Short Interest ↑
BPOP
Popular
4.9949 of 5 stars
$83.99
-1.0%
$99.89
+18.9%
+40.0%$6.07B$3.90B12.469,237Positive News

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This page (NYSE:PRG) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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