Colliers International Group (NASDAQ: CIGI) is one of 25 public companies in the “Real Estate Services” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Colliers International Group to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends and valuation.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

63.5% of Colliers International Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.0% of shares of all “Real Estate Services” companies are owned by institutional investors. 15.3% of Colliers International Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.4% of shares of all “Real Estate Services” 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.

Risk & Volatility

Colliers International Group has a beta of 1.73, indicating that its stock price is 73% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Colliers International Group’s rivals have a beta of 1.57, indicating that their average stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Colliers International Group and its rivals revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
Colliers International Group $2.01 billion $209.86 million 32.80
Colliers International Group Competitors $1.67 billion $167.91 million 35.32

Colliers International Group has higher revenue and earnings than its rivals. Colliers International Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Colliers International Group and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Colliers International Group 3.23% 49.70% 8.55%
Colliers International Group Competitors 4.57% 14.43% 3.06%

Dividends

Colliers International Group pays an annual dividend of $0.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Colliers International Group pays out 6.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Real Estate Services” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.4% and pay out 41.3% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Colliers International Group and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Colliers International Group 0 0 6 0 3.00
Colliers International Group Competitors 74 322 645 10 2.56

Colliers International Group currently has a consensus target price of $68.88, indicating a potential upside of 26.49%. As a group, “Real Estate Services” companies have a potential upside of 5.20%. Given Colliers International Group’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Colliers International Group is more favorable than its rivals.

Summary

Colliers International Group beats its rivals on 10 of the 15 factors compared.

Colliers International Group Company Profile

Colliers International Group Inc. is engaged in the provision of commercial real estate services. The Company offers services, including outsourcing and advisory services, lease brokerage and sales brokerage. Its segments include Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia Pacific, and Corporate. It is engaged in the transaction brokerage business, which provides services in sales and leasing for commercial clients. The Sales and Lease Brokerage Division executes transactions across a client base, including corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. It provides services for sales, leases and mortgages in various areas, such as landlord representation, tenant representation, and capital markets and investment services. The Outsourcing and Advisory Services Division provides appraisal and valuation services; facility, property and asset management services; project management services, and research for commercial real estate clients.

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