ACERINOX SA/ADR (OTCMKTS:ANIOY) and China Shenhua Energy (OTCMKTS:CSUAY) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.
This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for ACERINOX SA/ADR and China Shenhua Energy, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|China Shenhua Energy||1||0||0||0||1.00|
Volatility and Risk
ACERINOX SA/ADR has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, China Shenhua Energy has a beta of 0.89, suggesting that its stock price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares ACERINOX SA/ADR and China Shenhua Energy’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|ACERINOX SA/ADR||$5.92 billion||0.38||$280.00 million||$0.51||7.94|
|China Shenhua Energy||$39.91 billion||0.97||$6.67 billion||$1.34||5.82|
China Shenhua Energy has higher revenue and earnings than ACERINOX SA/ADR. China Shenhua Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ACERINOX SA/ADR, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
0.0% of China Shenhua Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
ACERINOX SA/ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.4%. China Shenhua Energy pays an annual dividend of $0.42 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.4%. ACERINOX SA/ADR pays out 43.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. China Shenhua Energy pays out 31.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.
This table compares ACERINOX SA/ADR and China Shenhua Energy’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|China Shenhua Energy||17.34%||3.79%||2.52%|
China Shenhua Energy beats ACERINOX SA/ADR on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.
About ACERINOX SA/ADR
Acerinox, S.A., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, transforms, and markets stainless steel products in Spain, the Americas, Africa, Asia, and rest of Europe. The company's Flat Products segment offers slabs, flats, coils, plates, sheets, circles, and flat bars. Its Long Products segment provides bars, angles, wires, and wire rods. Acerinox, S.A. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.
About China Shenhua Energy
China Shenhua Energy Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in coal, power, railway, port, shipping, and coal chemical businesses in the People's Republic of China and internationally. The company's Coal segment produces coal from surface and underground mines; and sells coal to power plants, metallurgical and coal chemical producers, and provincial/regional electric grid companies. As of December 31, 2018, this segment had the recoverable coal reserves of 14.95 billion tones. Its Power segment generates and sells electric power to power grid companies. This segment generates electric power through coal, thermal, wind, water, and gas. The company's Railway segment provides railway transportation services. Its Port segment offers loading, transportation, and storage services. The company's Shipping segment provides shipment transportation services. Its Coal Chemical segment produces and sells methanol; and polyethylene and polypropylene, as well as other by-products. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Beijing, China. China Shenhua Energy Company Limited is a subsidiary of Shenhua Group Corporation Limited.
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