Contrasting LGI Homes (LGIH) and Its Competitors
LGI Homes (NASDAQ: LGIH) is one of 24 publicly-traded companies in the “Homebuilding” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare LGI Homes to related companies based on the strength of its risk, valuation, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares LGI Homes and its peers revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|LGI Homes||$838.32 million||$75.03 million||16.17|
|LGI Homes Competitors||$3.83 billion||$231.12 million||485.43|
This table compares LGI Homes and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|LGI Homes Competitors||9.74%||14.79%||7.94%|
Volatility and Risk
LGI Homes has a beta of 0.26, meaning that its stock price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LGI Homes’ peers have a beta of 1.52, meaning that their average stock price is 52% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
92.0% of LGI Homes shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.0% of shares of all “Homebuilding” companies are owned by institutional investors. 13.6% of LGI Homes shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 13.1% of shares of all “Homebuilding” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for LGI Homes and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|LGI Homes Competitors||282||1680||1925||38||2.44|
LGI Homes presently has a consensus target price of $53.00, indicating a potential downside of 24.12%. As a group, “Homebuilding” companies have a potential upside of 0.18%. Given LGI Homes’ peers stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe LGI Homes has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.
LGI Homes peers beat LGI Homes on 9 of the 13 factors compared.
LGI Homes Company Profile
LGI Homes, Inc. is a homebuilder and land developer. The Company is engaged in the design, construction, marketing and sale of new homes in markets in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, South Carolina, North Carolina, Colorado, Washington and Tennessee. The Company operates through five segments: the Texas division, the Southwest division, the Southeast division, the Florida division and the Northwest division. The Texas division includes homebuilding operations in Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth, San Antonio and Austin locations. The Southwest division includes homebuilding operations in Phoenix, Tucson, Albuquerque, Denver and Colorado Springs locations. The Southeast division includes homebuilding operations in Atlanta, Charlotte and Nashville locations. The Florida division includes homebuilding operations in Tampa, Orlando, Fort Myers and Jacksonville locations. The Northwest division includes homebuilding operations in Seattle location.
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