BrightSphere Investment Group plc (BSIG) and Virtus Investment Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTSP) Comparison side by side

BrightSphere Investment Group plc (NYSE:BSIG) and Virtus Investment Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTSP), both competing one another are Asset Management companies. We will contrast their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
BrightSphere Investment Group plc 928.20M 1.62 136.30M 1.72 6.59
Virtus Investment Partners Inc. 552.24M 1.25 67.19M 9.35 8.47

Table 1 demonstrates BrightSphere Investment Group plc and Virtus Investment Partners Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Virtus Investment Partners Inc. seems to has lower revenue, but higher earnings compared to BrightSphere Investment Group plc. The company that is presently more affordable of the two stocks is the one that has a lower price-to-earnings ratio. BrightSphere Investment Group plc is thus presently the affordable of the two stocks because it has a lower price-to-earnings ratio.

Profitability

Table 2 represents BrightSphere Investment Group plc (NYSE:BSIG) and Virtus Investment Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTSP)’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
BrightSphere Investment Group plc 14.68% 66.3% 4.3%
Virtus Investment Partners Inc. 12.17% 0% 0%

Dividends

BrightSphere Investment Group plc pays out a $0.4 per share dividend on a yearly basis and it also offers 2.84% dividend yield. Virtus Investment Partners Inc. has an annual dividend pay of $2 per share while its annual dividend yield is 2.38%.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

The shares of both BrightSphere Investment Group plc and Virtus Investment Partners Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 73.8% and 91.1% respectively. 26.85% are BrightSphere Investment Group plc’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

In this table we provide 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)
BrightSphere Investment Group plc -13.74% -14.07% -10.2% -30.05% -28.82% -32.18%
Virtus Investment Partners Inc. -10.05% -14% -28% -23.63% -23.15% -21.58%

For the past year BrightSphere Investment Group plc’s stock price has bigger decline than Virtus Investment Partners Inc.

Summary

BrightSphere Investment Group plc beats on 8 of the 14 factors Virtus Investment Partners Inc.

BrightSphere Investment Group plc is a publically owned asset management holding company. The firm provides its services to individuals and institutions. It manages separate client focused portfolios through its subsidiaries. The firm also launches equity mutual funds for its clients. It invests in public equity, fixed income, and alternative investment markets through its subsidiaries. The firm was founded in 1980 is based Boston, Massachusetts. It was formally known as OM Asset Management plc. BrightSphere Investment Group plc operates as a former subsidiary of Old Mutual Global Investors.