SandRidge Mississippian Trust I (SDT) and Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. (NYSE:PHX) Comparing side by side

Both SandRidge Mississippian Trust I (NYSE:SDT) and Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. (NYSE:PHX) are Independent Oil & Gas companies, competing one another. We will compare their profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
SandRidge Mississippian Trust I 7.59M 3.54 5.17M 0.19 5.41
Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. 47.50M 5.58 13.59M 0.14 116.89

Table 1 demonstrates SandRidge Mississippian Trust I and Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. appears to has lower earnings, but higher revenue than SandRidge Mississippian Trust I. The company that Presently has a lower price-to-earnings ratio is considered the more affordable of the two businesses. SandRidge Mississippian Trust I is presently more affordable than Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc., because it’s trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio.

Profitability

Table 2 hightlights the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of the two companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SandRidge Mississippian Trust I 68.12% 18% 18%
Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. 28.61% 12% 7.5%

Volatility & Risk

SandRidge Mississippian Trust I’s volatility measures that it’s 33.00% less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500 due to its 0.67 beta. Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. on the other hand, has 0.36 beta which makes it 64.00% less volatile compared to Standard and Poor’s 500.

Dividends

SandRidge Mississippian Trust I pays out $0.18 per share annually while its annual dividend yield is 18.69%. On the other side, $0.16 per share with a dividend yield of 1.03% for Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

The shares of both SandRidge Mississippian Trust I and Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 1.5% and 59.5% respectively. About 26.89% of SandRidge Mississippian Trust I’s share are owned by insiders. Comparatively, Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. has 0.1% of it’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

In this table we show 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)
SandRidge Mississippian Trust I 0.83% -20% -28.06% -46.81% -8.26% 21.07%
Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. -4.36% -10.44% -17.6% -19.49% -22.07% -23.21%

For the past year SandRidge Mississippian Trust I has 21.07% stronger performance while Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. has -23.21% weaker performance.

Summary

On 9 of the 15 factors SandRidge Mississippian Trust I beats Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc.

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. acquires, develops, and manages oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The company produces and sells natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids. Its mineral and leasehold properties are located in Arkansas, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, and Texas. As of September 30, 2016, the company owned 255,019 net mineral acres; leased 19,532 net acres; and held working and royalty interests in 6,233 producing oil and natural gas wells, as well as 45 wells in the process of being drilled or completed. It serves pipeline and marketing companies. Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. was founded in 1926 and is based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.