Comparing Fortegra Financial Corp (FRF) & Its Peers
Fortegra Financial Corp (NYSE: FRF) is one of 21 public companies in the “Multiline Insurance & Brokers” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Fortegra Financial Corp to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Fortegra Financial Corp and its competitors gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||NetIncome||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Fortegra Financial Corp||N/A||N/A||15.58|
|Fortegra Financial Corp Competitors||$11.36 billion||$601.77 million||11.60|
Fortegra Financial Corp’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Fortegra Financial Corp. Fortegra Financial Corp is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
This table compares Fortegra Financial Corp and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Fortegra Financial Corp||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Fortegra Financial Corp Competitors||7.54%||11.74%||2.62%|
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Fortegra Financial Corp and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Fortegra Financial Corp||0||0||0||0||N/A|
|Fortegra Financial Corp Competitors||86||727||787||19||2.46|
As a group, “Multiline Insurance & Brokers” companies have a potential downside of 9.73%. Given Fortegra Financial Corp’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Fortegra Financial Corp has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
61.4% of shares of all “Multiline Insurance & Brokers” companies are owned by institutional investors. 16.8% of shares of all “Multiline Insurance & Brokers” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Risk and Volatility
Fortegra Financial Corp has a beta of 0.89, meaning that its share price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fortegra Financial Corp’s competitors have a beta of 1.23, meaning that their average share price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Fortegra Financial Corp competitors beat Fortegra Financial Corp on 8 of the 8 factors compared.
About Fortegra Financial Corp
Fortegra Financial Corporation is specializing in insurance products and services. The Company’s business process outsourcing segment offers various administrative services under the Consecta and Pacific Benefits Group Northwest, LLC brand names to insurance and other financial services companies. The Company’s Payment Protection segment delivers credit insurance, debt protection, warranty and service contracts, and motor club solutions under the Life of the South, Continental Car Club, United Motor Club, and Auto Knight Motor Club brand names to consumer finance companies, regional banks, community banks, retailers, small loan companies, warranty administrators, automobile dealers, vacation ownership developers, and credit unions.
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