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Guardian Capital Group (GCG) Competitors

C$49.73
+0.74 (+1.51%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

GCG vs. DF, GDV, FAP, SBC, LFE, URB, BK, OLY, AIM, and FTN

Should you be buying Guardian Capital Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Guardian Capital Group include Dividend 15 Split Corp. II (DF), Global Dividend Growth Split (GDV), abrdn Asia-Pacific Income Fund VCC (FAP), Brompton Split Banc (SBC), Canadian Life Companies Split (LFE), Urbana (URB), Canadian Banc (BK), Olympia Financial Group (OLY), Aimia (AIM), and Financial 15 Split (FTN). These companies are all part of the "asset management" industry.

Guardian Capital Group vs.

Dividend 15 Split Corp. II (TSE:DF) and Guardian Capital Group (TSE:GCG) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, media sentiment, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and community ranking.

In the previous week, Guardian Capital Group had 4 more articles in the media than Dividend 15 Split Corp. II. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Guardian Capital Group and 2 mentions for Dividend 15 Split Corp. II. Guardian Capital Group's average media sentiment score of 0.77 beat Dividend 15 Split Corp. II's score of 0.59 indicating that Dividend 15 Split Corp. II is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Dividend 15 Split Corp. II
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Guardian Capital Group
1 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Dividend 15 Split Corp. II has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Guardian Capital Group. Dividend 15 Split Corp. II is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Guardian Capital Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dividend 15 Split Corp. IIN/AN/AN/A-C$0.30-15.20
Guardian Capital GroupC$229.62M0.59-C$33.92MC$2.2522.10

Guardian Capital Group received 166 more outperform votes than Dividend 15 Split Corp. II when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 80.00% of users gave Dividend 15 Split Corp. II an outperform vote while only 59.65% of users gave Guardian Capital Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Dividend 15 Split Corp. IIOutperform Votes
4
80.00%
Underperform Votes
1
20.00%
Guardian Capital GroupOutperform Votes
170
59.65%
Underperform Votes
115
40.35%

Guardian Capital Group has a net margin of 229.17% compared to Guardian Capital Group's net margin of 0.00%. Dividend 15 Split Corp. II's return on equity of 6.23% beat Guardian Capital Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dividend 15 Split Corp. IIN/A N/A N/A
Guardian Capital Group 229.17%6.23%2.57%

Guardian Capital Group has a consensus price target of C$53.33, indicating a potential upside of 7.25%. Given Dividend 15 Split Corp. II's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Guardian Capital Group is more favorable than Dividend 15 Split Corp. II.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dividend 15 Split Corp. II
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Guardian Capital Group
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

24.7% of Guardian Capital Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 77.1% of Guardian Capital Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividend 15 Split Corp. II pays an annual dividend of C$1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 26.3%. Guardian Capital Group pays an annual dividend of C$1.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Dividend 15 Split Corp. II pays out -400.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Guardian Capital Group pays out 60.4% 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. Dividend 15 Split Corp. II is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Guardian Capital Group beats Dividend 15 Split Corp. II on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


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GCG vs. The Competition

MetricGuardian Capital GroupAsset Management IndustryFinancial SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$136.26MC$734.61MC$2.94BC$5.13B
Dividend Yield2.76%13.28%4.65%5.64%
P/E Ratio22.10980.55456.2627.46
Price / Sales0.5914,370.182,176.711,359.39
Price / Cash6.5582.6948.8279.72
Price / Book0.981.721.592.56
Net Income-C$33.92MC$51.19MC$367.63MC$293.02M
7 Day Performance0.87%0.25%0.33%0.93%
1 Month Performance14.06%0.92%7.79%1.87%
1 Year Performance30.70%-2.88%2.11%3.07%

Guardian Capital Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DF
Dividend 15 Split Corp. II
0 of 5 stars
C$4.26
+0.7%
N/A+4.8%C$132.36MN/A-14.2015,000Positive News
High Trading Volume
GDV
Global Dividend Growth Split
0 of 5 stars
9.53
+0.2%
N/A-8.1%$148.57MN/A6.19N/A
FAP
abrdn Asia-Pacific Income Fund VCC
0 of 5 stars
C$2.72
flat
N/A+2.6%C$111.79MC$20.54M5.67N/A
SBC
Brompton Split Banc
0 of 5 stars
C$8.85
+0.2%
N/A-22.8%C$181.16MC$6.87M-15.80N/ANegative News
LFE
Canadian Life Companies Split
0 of 5 stars
C$5.10
-0.2%
N/A+33.6%C$58.80MC$17.52M-12.44N/APositive News
URB
Urbana
0 of 5 stars
C$5.27
+0.8%
N/A+28.3%C$52.70MC$97.55M2.902Gap Up
High Trading Volume
BK
Canadian Banc
0 of 5 stars
C$10.35
-0.3%
N/A-24.5%C$228.53MC$-25,380,000.00-4.092,018News Coverage
OLY
Olympia Financial Group
1.016 of 5 stars
C$117.50
+0.2%
C$106.48
-9.4%
+74.1%C$283.18MC$95.46M12.39277Dividend Announcement
AIM
Aimia
1.7201 of 5 stars
C$3.22
+0.9%
C$5.13
+59.2%
-21.9%C$304.74MC$133.50M-1.7818
FTN
Financial 15 Split
0 of 5 stars
C$7.71
+0.1%
N/A-20.1%C$309.71MC$-13,200,000.00-8.12N/ANews Coverage
Positive News

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This page (TSE:GCG) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff