Telekom Austria (OTCMKTS: TKAGY) is one of 41 public companies in the “UTIL-TELEPHONE” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Telekom Austria to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk, valuation and analyst recommendations.
Volatility & Risk
Telekom Austria has a beta of 0.7, indicating that its stock price is 30% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Telekom Austria’s peers have a beta of 0.59, indicating that their average stock price is 41% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a summary of recent ratings for Telekom Austria and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Telekom Austria Competitors||365||914||944||43||2.29|
As a group, “UTIL-TELEPHONE” companies have a potential upside of 171.44%. Given Telekom Austria’s peers stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Telekom Austria has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
0.0% of Telekom Austria shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.4% of shares of all “UTIL-TELEPHONE” companies are owned by institutional investors. 8.0% of shares of all “UTIL-TELEPHONE” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
Telekom Austria pays an annual dividend of $0.42 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Telekom Austria pays out 40.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “UTIL-TELEPHONE” companies pay a dividend yield of 4.6% and pay out 1,608.2% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Telekom Austria and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Telekom Austria||$4.95 billion||$360.52 million||18.02|
|Telekom Austria Competitors||$13.90 billion||$1.18 billion||3.31|
Telekom Austria’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Telekom Austria. Telekom Austria is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
This table compares Telekom Austria and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Telekom Austria Competitors||-1.63%||4.23%||-0.03%|
Telekom Austria peers beat Telekom Austria on 9 of the 15 factors compared.
About Telekom Austria
Telekom Austria AG is a telecommunications provider. The Company and its subsidiaries are engaged as full service telecommunications providers of long distance, local and wireless services, and corporate data communications services, as well as Internet services and television broadcasting. It also supplies telephones and technical equipment for telephone communications. The Company operates through seven geographical segments: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Belarus, Slovenia, Republic of Macedonia, all of which provide convergent telecommunication products for voice telephony (mobile and fixed-line telephone service), Internet access, Internet Protocol television (IPTV) services, and data and information technology (IT) solutions, and Republic of Serbia, which offers mobile communication and Internet services.
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