Brookfield Infrastructure (BIPC) Competitors

48.39
+0.81 (+1.70%)
(As of 05/17/2024 08:55 PM ET)

BIPC vs. SPB, AQN, CU, NPI, CPX, BEPC, ACO.X, BLX, TA, and BEP.UN

Should you be buying Brookfield Infrastructure stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Brookfield Infrastructure include Superior Plus (SPB), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Canadian Utilities (CU), Northland Power (NPI), Capital Power (CPX), Brookfield Renewable (BEPC), ATCO (ACO.X), Boralex (BLX), TransAlta (TA), and Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP.UN). These companies are all part of the "utilities" sector.

Brookfield Infrastructure vs.

Superior Plus (TSE:SPB) and Brookfield Infrastructure (TSE:BIPC) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, analyst recommendations, profitability, community ranking, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation.

Brookfield Infrastructure has a net margin of 15.13% compared to Brookfield Infrastructure's net margin of 1.54%. Superior Plus' return on equity of 88.01% beat Brookfield Infrastructure's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Superior Plus1.54% 4.77% 3.53%
Brookfield Infrastructure 15.13%88.01%6.80%

Superior Plus has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Brookfield Infrastructure has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its stock price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Superior Plus currently has a consensus price target of C$12.69, indicating a potential upside of 35.12%. Given Brookfield Infrastructure's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Superior Plus is more favorable than Brookfield Infrastructure.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Superior Plus
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
Brookfield Infrastructure
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Brookfield Infrastructure has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Superior Plus. Brookfield Infrastructure is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Superior Plus, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Superior PlusC$3.35B0.70C$51.60MC$0.2340.83
Brookfield Infrastructure$2.91B2.19$440M$5.189.34

Superior Plus pays an annual dividend of C$0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.7%. Brookfield Infrastructure pays an annual dividend of 2.23 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.6%. Superior Plus pays out 313.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Brookfield Infrastructure pays out 43.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

In the previous week, Superior Plus had 8 more articles in the media than Brookfield Infrastructure. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Superior Plus and 1 mentions for Brookfield Infrastructure. Brookfield Infrastructure's average media sentiment score of -0.07 beat Superior Plus' score of -0.71 indicating that Superior Plus is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Superior Plus
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Brookfield Infrastructure
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Negative

31.2% of Superior Plus shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.0% of Brookfield Infrastructure shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Superior Plus shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.0% of Brookfield Infrastructure shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Superior Plus received 425 more outperform votes than Brookfield Infrastructure when rated by MarketBeat users.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Superior PlusOutperform Votes
425
62.96%
Underperform Votes
250
37.04%
Brookfield InfrastructureN/AN/A

Summary

Superior Plus and Brookfield Infrastructure tied by winning 9 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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BIPC vs. The Competition

MetricBrookfield InfrastructureUtilities IndustryUtilities SectorTSE Exchange
Market Cap$6.38B$2.70B$12.59B$5.48B
Dividend Yield4.70%4.03%4.04%5.53%
P/E Ratio9.3463.0381.4123.40
Price / Sales2.19223.6321.902,193.02
Price / Cash19.4417.9718.4479.97
Price / Book-18.260.751.853.22
Net Income$440M$131.62M$599.68M$291.35M
7 Day Performance1.92%0.41%1.34%1.54%
1 Month Performance14.05%5.60%6.68%3.93%
1 Year Performance-23.43%-9.00%3.83%26.53%

Brookfield Infrastructure Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SPB
Superior Plus
2.6782 of 5 stars
C$9.44
-0.4%
C$12.69
+34.4%
-8.5%C$2.35BC$3.35B41.0417,113Dividend Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
AQN
Algonquin Power & Utilities
0.1025 of 5 stars
C$8.86
-0.7%
C$7.08
-20.1%
-20.5%C$6.11BC$2.70B221.503,946Dividend Cut
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
CU
Canadian Utilities
1.6852 of 5 stars
C$32.04
+0.6%
C$35.43
+10.6%
-15.7%C$6.55BC$3.80B13.759,018
NPI
Northland Power
4.0549 of 5 stars
C$21.83
0.0%
C$31.79
+45.6%
-18.5%C$5.58BC$2.23B-30.321,150Dividend Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
CPX
Capital Power
3.716 of 5 stars
C$37.25
-1.2%
C$44.45
+19.3%
-17.4%C$4.81BC$4.07B6.17737
BEPC
Brookfield Renewable
0 of 5 stars
42.15
-1.7%
N/A-10.6%$7.57B$4.55B-30.321,890
ACO.X
ATCO
1.5798 of 5 stars
C$40.55
0.0%
C$45.92
+13.2%
-6.4%C$4.04BC$4.71B11.0820,175
BLX
Boralex
3.4313 of 5 stars
C$29.35
-1.5%
C$40.00
+36.3%
-16.2%C$3.02BC$1.02B38.62753Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
TA
TransAlta
3.2342 of 5 stars
C$9.50
-1.3%
C$15.55
+63.7%
-25.9%C$2.89BC$3.21B4.871,257
BEP.UN
Brookfield Renewable Partners
0.346 of 5 stars
C$36.45
-2.4%
C$38.00
+4.3%
-10.5%C$10.43BC$5.20B-57.86N/ADividend Announcement

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