Reviewing Abacus Life (ABL) and Its Peers

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 rivals? We will compare Abacus Life to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

56.3% of shares of all “Investment advice” companies are owned by institutional investors. 47.0% of Abacus Life shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 20.8% of shares of all “Investment advice” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Abacus Life $77.62 million $9.52 million 537.00
Abacus Life Competitors $2.23 billion $279.38 million 16.88

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

Volatility and Risk

Abacus Life has a beta of 0.19, indicating that its stock price is 81% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Abacus Life’s rivals have a beta of 1.12, indicating that their average stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Abacus Life and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Abacus Life 0 0 0 0 N/A
Abacus Life Competitors 715 3526 3768 142 2.41

As a group, “Investment advice” companies have a potential upside of 2.16%. Given Abacus Life’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Abacus Life has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Profitability

This table compares Abacus Life and its rivals’ 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 12.90% 21.33% 7.51%

Summary

Abacus Life rivals 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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