Contrasting Abacus Life (ABL) & Its Rivals

Abacus Life (NASDAQ:ABLGet Free Report) is one of 81 publicly-traded companies in the “Investment advice” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Abacus Life to related companies based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

56.1% of shares of all “Investment advice” companies are owned by institutional investors. 47.0% of Abacus Life shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 21.6% of shares of all “Investment advice” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Abacus Life and its peers revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Abacus Life $79.59 million $9.52 million 535.27
Abacus Life Competitors $2.24 billion $280.65 million 17.10

Abacus Life’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Abacus Life. Abacus Life 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.

Profitability

This table compares Abacus Life and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Abacus Life 0.11% 4.96% 2.52%
Abacus Life Competitors 12.71% 21.68% 7.78%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Abacus Life and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Abacus Life 0 0 0 0 N/A
Abacus Life Competitors 724 3590 3835 139 2.41

As a group, “Investment advice” companies have a potential downside of 0.26%. Given Abacus Life’s peers higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Abacus Life has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Volatility and Risk

Abacus Life has a beta of 0.19, meaning that its stock price is 81% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Abacus Life’s peers have a beta of 1.09, meaning that their average stock price is 9% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Abacus Life peers beat Abacus Life on 8 of the 10 factors compared.

About Abacus Life

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Abacus Life, Inc. operates as an alternative asset manager specializing in life insurance products. It purchases life insurance policies from consumers seeking liquidity and manages policies over time via trading, holding, and/or servicing. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Orlando, Florida.

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