Mack Cali Realty Corp (NYSE: CLI) is one of 20 public companies in the “Office REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Mack Cali Realty Corp to similar companies based on the strength of its valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Mack Cali Realty Corp and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
Mack Cali Realty Corp $641.51 million $321.83 million -91.12
Mack Cali Realty Corp Competitors $672.08 million $356.91 million 60.23

Mack Cali Realty Corp’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Mack Cali Realty Corp. Mack Cali Realty Corp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Mack Cali Realty Corp and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Mack Cali Realty Corp 1 2 4 0 2.43
Mack Cali Realty Corp Competitors 114 514 551 3 2.37

Mack Cali Realty Corp presently has a consensus target price of $28.43, indicating a potential upside of 20.00%. As a group, “Office REITs” companies have a potential upside of 7.01%. Given Mack Cali Realty Corp’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Mack Cali Realty Corp is more favorable than its peers.

Volatility & Risk

Mack Cali Realty Corp has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its stock price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mack Cali Realty Corp’s peers have a beta of 0.90, meaning that their average stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Mack Cali Realty Corp and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Mack Cali Realty Corp -24.04% -10.67% -3.14%
Mack Cali Realty Corp Competitors 4.31% 0.87% 0.55%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

99.2% of Mack Cali Realty Corp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.4% of shares of all “Office REITs” companies are held by institutional investors. 6.8% of Mack Cali Realty Corp shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.8% of shares of all “Office REITs” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Mack Cali Realty Corp pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Mack Cali Realty Corp pays out -307.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Office REITs” companies pay a dividend yield of 3.3% and pay out 249.2% of their earnings in the form of a dividend. Mack Cali Realty Corp is clearly a better dividend stock than its peers, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Mack Cali Realty Corp beats its peers on 8 of the 14 factors compared.

About Mack Cali Realty Corp

Mack-Cali Realty Corporation is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns and operates a real estate portfolio of Class A office and office/flex properties. It operates in three segments: commercial and other real estate, multi-family real estate and multi-family services. Its commercial and other real estate provides leasing, property management, acquisition, development, construction and tenant-related services for its commercial and other real estate, and multi-family real estate portfolio. Its multi-family services business also provides similar services for third parties. It owned or had interests in approximately 248 properties, consisting of approximately 119 office and approximately 110 flex properties, totaling approximately 26.6 million square feet, leased to approximately 1,600 commercial tenants and approximately 19 multi-family rental properties containing approximately 5,614 residential units, plus developable land.

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