Rexford Industrial Realty (NASDAQ: REXR) is one of 13 publicly-traded companies in the “Industrial REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Rexford Industrial Realty to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Rexford Industrial Realty and its peers revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
Rexford Industrial Realty N/A N/A 68.55
Rexford Industrial Realty Competitors $606.71 million $215.55 million 156.24

Rexford Industrial Realty’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Rexford Industrial Realty. Rexford Industrial Realty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

93.0% of shares of all “Industrial REITs” companies are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of shares of all “Industrial REITs” companies are owned 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Rexford Industrial Realty and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Rexford Industrial Realty 0 3 4 0 2.57
Rexford Industrial Realty Competitors 55 479 481 5 2.43

Rexford Industrial Realty presently has a consensus price target of $30.25, suggesting a potential upside of 0.30%. As a group, “Industrial REITs” companies have a potential downside of 3.36%. Given Rexford Industrial Realty’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Rexford Industrial Realty is more favorable than its peers.

Risk & Volatility

Rexford Industrial Realty has a beta of 0.75, suggesting that its stock price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Rexford Industrial Realty’s peers have a beta of 0.98, suggesting that their average stock price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Rexford Industrial Realty and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Rexford Industrial Realty 53.98% 7.84% 4.92%
Rexford Industrial Realty Competitors 56.27% 7.78% 4.08%

Summary

Rexford Industrial Realty peers beat Rexford Industrial Realty on 6 of the 11 factors compared.

Rexford Industrial Realty Company Profile

Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. is a self-administered and self-managed full-service real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is focused on owning, operating and acquiring industrial properties in Southern California infill markets. Rexford Industrial Realty, L.P. is the operating partnership of the Company. Through its controlling interest in Operating Partnership and its subsidiaries, the Company owns, manages, leases, acquires and develops industrial real estate located in Southern California infill markets, and from time to time, acquires or provides mortgage debt secured by industrial property. As of July 19, 2017, the Company’s consolidated portfolio consisted of 142 properties with approximately 17.7 million rentable square feet. In addition, the Company managed an additional 19 properties with approximately 1.2 million rentable square feet.

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