Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund (NVG) and Ashford Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:AINC) Contrasting side by side

Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund (NYSE:NVG) and Ashford Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:AINC) compete against each other in the Asset Management sector. We will compare them and contrast their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund 242.02M 12.11 14.48M 0.97 14.71
Ashford Inc. 172.87M 0.85 2.78M -1.96 0.00

Demonstrates Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund and Ashford Inc. earnings per share, gross revenue and valuation.

Profitability

Table 2 shows the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of the two firms.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund -5.98% 0% 0%
Ashford Inc. -1.61% -6.7% -1.4%

Dividends

The annual dividend that Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund pay is $0.84 per share with a dividend yield of 5.85%. No dividend is paid out by Ashford Inc.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund and Ashford Inc. has shares held by institutional investors as follows: 8.79% and 21.9%. Comparatively, insiders own roughly 0.9% of Ashford Inc.’s shares.

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)
Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund 3.8% 4.87% -5.33% -4.5% -9.17% -7.97%
Ashford Inc. -11.52% 2.79% -36.6% -20.16% -40.72% -36.26%

For the past year Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund has stronger performance than Ashford Inc.

Summary

Nuveen AMT-Free Municipal Credit Income Fund beats Ashford Inc. on 8 of the 12 factors.

Ashford, Inc is an asset management firm. The firm provides investment management and related services to the real estate and hospitality sectors. Ashford, Inc was formed on April 2, 2014 and is based in Dallas, Texas.