Glanbia (OTCMKTS: GLAPY) and Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. (NASDAQ:CRESY) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.
This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Glanbia and Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A., as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Insider and Institutional Ownership
0.0% of Glanbia shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 24.8% of Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. shares are held by institutional investors. 36.2% of Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
This table compares Glanbia and Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.||5.58%||15.49%||2.95%|
Volatility & Risk
Glanbia has a beta of -0.63, meaning that its share price is 163% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Glanbia pays an annual dividend of $1.95 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. pays an annual dividend of $0.43 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Glanbia pays out 38.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Glanbia and Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Glanbia||$2.70 billion||1.86||$372.10 million||$5.04||16.80|
|Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.||$5.05 billion||0.20||$97.76 million||N/A||N/A|
Glanbia has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A..
Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. beats Glanbia on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.
Glanbia plc is a global nutrition company. The Company operates through two segments: Glanbia Performance Nutrition and Glanbia Nutritionals. The Company’s Glanbia Performance Nutrition segment includes performance nutrition products. Its products are sold through a range of channels, including specialty retail, the Internet and gyms in a range of formats, including powders, bars and ready-to-drink beverages. The Company’s Glanbia Nutritionals segment provides nutritional solutions. It manufactures and sells cheese, dairy and non-dairy nutritional ingredients and vitamin and mineral premixes targeting the market focus on health and nutrition.
About Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.
Cresud Sociedad Anónima Comercial, Inmobiliaria, Financiera y Agropecuaria, an agricultural company, produces basic agricultural commodities in Brazil and other Latin American countries. The Agricultural business is involved in planting, harvesting, and sale of crops, such as wheat, corn, soybean, cotton, and sunflower, as well as sugarcane; breeding, purchasing, and fattening of beef cattle for sale to meat processors and local livestock auction markets; producing raw milk for sale to local milk and milk-related products producers; the leasing of farms to third parties; the disposal and development of farmlands activities; and feedlot farming, as well as meat slaughtering and processing activities. Its Investment and Development Properties business engages in the commercial exploitation, development, and lease of commercial facilities and other spaces in shopping centers; lease and servicing of office spaces other rental properties; development, sale, and maintenance of undeveloped parcels of land and/or trading properties; operation of hotels; and provision of consumer financing services. The company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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