Scor (OTCMKTS: SCRYY) is one of 37 public companies in the “Life insurance” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Scor to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, earnings and valuation.
Scor pays an annual dividend of $0.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.3%. Scor pays out 82.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. As a group, “Life insurance” companies pay a dividend yield of 2.1% and pay out 28.1% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.
This table compares Scor and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
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Insider & Institutional Ownership
0.4% of Scor shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.6% of shares of all “Life insurance” companies are held by institutional investors. 18.7% of shares of all “Life insurance” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
Risk & Volatility
Scor has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Scor’s rivals have a beta of 1.07, suggesting that their average stock price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Scor and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
As a group, “Life insurance” companies have a potential upside of 9.73%. Given Scor’s rivals stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Scor has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Scor and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Scor||$15.00 billion||$323.07 million||24.94|
|Scor Competitors||$22.37 billion||$1.24 billion||15.77|
Scor’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Scor. Scor is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.
Scor rivals beat Scor on 13 of the 15 factors compared.
SCOR SE is engaged in providing life and non-life reinsurance. The Company’s segments include SCOR Global P&C (Non-Life) and SCOR Global Life (Life). The Company’s divisions include SCOR Global P&C, SCOR Global Life and SCOR Global Investments. The Company’s Non-Life segment is divided into four business areas: Property and Casualty Treaties; Specialty Treaties; Business Solutions (underwriting of large corporate accounts), and Business Ventures and Partnerships. It covers all insurable risks of industrial groups and services companies (large corporate accounts). The Company’s Property and Casualty Treaties business area underwrites proportional and non-proportional reinsurance treaties. Its casualty treaties typically cover original risks of general liability, product liability or professional indemnity. The Company’s Global Life segment underwrites Life reinsurance business in the product lines, such as Protection, Financial Solutions and Longevity.
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