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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
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Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
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South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
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SL Green Realty (SLG) Competitors

$48.49
+0.01 (+0.02%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

SLG vs. HIW, DEI, EQC, KRC, BXP, CTRE, NSA, DBRG, EPR, and SKT

Should you be buying SL Green Realty stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of SL Green Realty include Highwoods Properties (HIW), Douglas Emmett (DEI), Equity Commonwealth (EQC), Kilroy Realty (KRC), Boston Properties (BXP), CareTrust REIT (CTRE), National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA), DigitalBridge Group (DBRG), EPR Properties (EPR), and Tanger (SKT). These companies are all part of the "real estate investment trusts" industry.

SL Green Realty vs.

Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) and SL Green Realty (NYSE:SLG) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, community ranking, profitability, risk, media sentiment, earnings and valuation.

Highwoods Properties has higher earnings, but lower revenue than SL Green Realty. SL Green Realty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Highwoods Properties, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Highwoods Properties$834M3.16$148.71M$1.3917.93
SL Green Realty$913.71M3.44-$557.30M-$9.09-5.33

In the previous week, Highwoods Properties had 14 more articles in the media than SL Green Realty. MarketBeat recorded 20 mentions for Highwoods Properties and 6 mentions for SL Green Realty. Highwoods Properties' average media sentiment score of 0.95 beat SL Green Realty's score of 0.57 indicating that SL Green Realty is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Highwoods Properties
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
SL Green Realty
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Highwoods Properties presently has a consensus price target of $24.00, indicating a potential downside of 3.69%. SL Green Realty has a consensus price target of $38.31, indicating a potential downside of 21.00%. Given SL Green Realty's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Highwoods Properties is more favorable than SL Green Realty.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Highwoods Properties
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.13
SL Green Realty
4 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.85

Highwoods Properties has a beta of 1.23, meaning that its share price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SL Green Realty has a beta of 1.7, meaning that its share price is 70% more volatile than the S&P 500.

SL Green Realty received 149 more outperform votes than Highwoods Properties when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 61.87% of users gave Highwoods Properties an outperform vote while only 61.21% of users gave SL Green Realty an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Highwoods PropertiesOutperform Votes
378
61.87%
Underperform Votes
233
38.13%
SL Green RealtyOutperform Votes
527
61.21%
Underperform Votes
334
38.79%

Highwoods Properties has a net margin of 17.89% compared to Highwoods Properties' net margin of -68.05%. SL Green Realty's return on equity of 6.12% beat Highwoods Properties' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Highwoods Properties17.89% 6.12% 2.47%
SL Green Realty -68.05%-13.46%-5.43%

96.3% of Highwoods Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.4% of SL Green Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.6% of Highwoods Properties shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.6% of SL Green Realty shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Highwoods Properties pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.0%. SL Green Realty pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.2%. Highwoods Properties pays out 143.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. SL Green Realty pays out -33.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

Highwoods Properties beats SL Green Realty on 12 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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SLG vs. The Competition

MetricSL Green RealtyReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$3.14B$6.74B$8.53B$17.54B
Dividend Yield6.19%6.93%10.18%3.58%
P/E Ratio-5.3344.8857.9125.18
Price / Sales3.446.303,422.316.90
Price / CashN/A15.3529.2415.92
Price / Book0.812.452.675.86
Net Income-$557.30M$160.76M$805.04M$863.03M
7 Day Performance4.08%0.66%0.29%1.63%
1 Month Performance6.81%0.13%0.80%3.18%
1 Year Performance41.91%-6.47%11.27%101.06%

SL Green Realty Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
HIW
Highwoods Properties
2.4395 of 5 stars
$23.61
+1.2%
$24.00
+1.7%
-8.2%$2.50B$834M16.99345Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
DEI
Douglas Emmett
2.7914 of 5 stars
$13.16
+0.3%
$14.11
+7.2%
-6.0%$2.20B$1.02B-50.62750Dividend Announcement
EQC
Equity Commonwealth
0 of 5 stars
$18.46
+1.4%
N/A-9.6%$1.98B$60.52M24.2922Positive News
KRC
Kilroy Realty
3.7151 of 5 stars
$35.84
+1.5%
$39.40
+9.9%
+0.8%$4.21B$1.13B19.91248Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
BXP
Boston Properties
3.7492 of 5 stars
$64.92
+1.3%
$69.75
+7.4%
+1.7%$10.19B$3.27B53.65780Short Interest ↑
CTRE
CareTrust REIT
2.4046 of 5 stars
$22.96
-0.2%
$23.57
+2.7%
+15.4%$3.00B$217.77M46.8617Positive News
NSA
National Storage Affiliates Trust
3.1688 of 5 stars
$35.59
+0.1%
$36.33
+2.1%
-16.6%$2.96B$801.57M32.651,155Positive News
DBRG
DigitalBridge Group
4.3016 of 5 stars
$17.95
-0.6%
$22.79
+26.9%
+49.4%$2.93B$1.50B36.63300Positive News
EPR
EPR Properties
4.694 of 5 stars
$41.48
-1.2%
$48.55
+17.0%
+2.8%$3.12B$658.03M21.4955Dividend Increase
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
SKT
Tanger
3.3248 of 5 stars
$28.90
+0.2%
$25.50
-11.8%
+52.6%$3.15B$464.41M31.41341Analyst Report

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This page (NYSE:SLG) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff