Hamilton Lane Incorporated (HLNE) and Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust (NYSEAMERICAN:EVY) Comparison side by side

We are contrasting Hamilton Lane Incorporated (NASDAQ:HLNE) and Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust (NYSEAMERICAN:EVY) on their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation. They both are Asset Management companies, competing one another.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 262.80M 8.93 39.02M 2.30 15.09
Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust 5.18M 12.63 N/A 0.06 193.93

Table 1 shows the top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation for Hamilton Lane Incorporated and Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust. Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust is observed to has lower revenue and earnings than Hamilton Lane Incorporated. The company that Presently has a lower P/E ratio is considered the more affordable of the two businesses. Hamilton Lane Incorporated is currently more affordable than Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust, because it’s trading at a lower P/E ratio.

Profitability

Table 2 provides Hamilton Lane Incorporated and Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 14.85% 34% 8.9%
Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust 0.00% 0% 0%

Dividends

Hamilton Lane Incorporated pays out its dividends annually at $0.81 per share and 1.88% dividend yield. The dividend yield for Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust is 4.87% while its annual dividend payout is $0.58 per share.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

The shares of both Hamilton Lane Incorporated and Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust are owned by institutional investors at 85.7% and 13.66% respectively. Insiders owned roughly 12% of Hamilton Lane Incorporated’s shares.

Performance

Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Hamilton Lane Incorporated -8.09% -10.5% -29.34% -27.48% 2.36% -1.78%
Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust 3.86% 3.77% -2.59% -2.55% -8.01% -6.92%

For the past year Hamilton Lane Incorporated has stronger performance than Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust

Summary

Hamilton Lane Incorporated beats Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust on 11 of the 13 factors.

Hamilton Lane Incorporated is an investment firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. It provides following services: separate accounts (customized to each individual client and structured as single client vehicles); specialized strategies (fund-of-funds, secondaries, co-investments, taft-hartley, distribution management); advisory relationships (including due diligence, strategic portfolio planning, monitoring and reporting services); and reporting and analytics solutions. For direct investments, the firm invests in mid and late venture, mature companies, growth equity, distressed debt, turnarounds, bridge financing, mezzanine financing, and buyouts in middle market companies. For fund of fund investments, it invests in mezzanine, venture capital, private equity, turnaround, secondary investments, and special situation funds. The firm invests in real estate investments. It invests in private equity markets in North America, Latin America, United States, Western Europe, Middle East, Africa, United Kingdom, Asia, Japan, and Australia. Hamilton Lane Incorporated was founded in 1991 and is based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania with additional thirteen offices across Europe, North America, and Asia.