Brookfield Property Partners (NASDAQ:BPY) & Gecina (NASDAQ:GECFF) Financial Contrast
Brookfield Property Partners (NASDAQ:BPY) and Gecina (OTCMKTS:GECFF) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.
Volatility and Risk
Brookfield Property Partners has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Gecina has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Brookfield Property Partners and Gecina’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Brookfield Property Partners||$6.96 billion||1.15||$876.00 million||N/A||N/A|
|Gecina||$735.71 million||17.98||$1.19 billion||N/A||N/A|
Gecina has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Brookfield Property Partners.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
57.9% of Brookfield Property Partners shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
This table compares Brookfield Property Partners and Gecina’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Brookfield Property Partners||20.82%||3.27%||1.31%|
This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Brookfield Property Partners and Gecina, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Brookfield Property Partners||0||1||2||0||2.67|
Brookfield Property Partners presently has a consensus target price of $22.33, indicating a potential upside of 23.46%. Given Brookfield Property Partners’ higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Brookfield Property Partners is more favorable than Gecina.
Brookfield Property Partners beats Gecina on 8 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Brookfield Property Partners
Brookfield Property Partners, through Brookfield Property Partners L.P. and its subsidiary Brookfield Property REIT Inc., is one of the world’s premier commercial real estate companies, with approximately $87 billion in total assets. We are leading owners, operators and investors in commercial real estate, with a diversified portfolio of premier office and retail assets, as well as interests in multifamily, triple net lease, industrial, hospitality, self-storage, student housing and manufactured housing assets. Brookfield Property Partners L.P. is listed on the Nasdaq stock market and the Toronto stock exchange. Brookfield Property REIT is listed on the Nasdaq stock market. Further information is available at bpy.brookfield.com.
Gecina owns, manages and develops property holdings worth 19.8 billion euros at end-June 2018, with nearly 93% located in the Paris Region. The Group is building its business around France’s leading office portfolio and a diversification division with residential assets and student residences. Gecina has put sustainable innovation at the heart of its strategy to create value, anticipate its customers’ expectations and invest while respecting the environment, thanks to the dedication and expertise of its staff. Gecina is a French real estate investment trust (SIIC) listed on Euronext Paris, and is part of the SBF 120, CAC Next 20, CAC Large 60, Euronext 100, FTSE4Good, DJSI Europe and World, Stoxx Global ESG Leaders and Vigeo indices. In line with its commitments to the community, Gecina has created a company foundation, which is focused on protecting the environment and supporting all forms of disability.
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