Landmark Infrastructure Partners (LMRK) vs. Safety Income & Growth (SAFE) Critical Comparison

Landmark Infrastructure Partners (NASDAQ: LMRK) and Safety Income & Growth (NYSE:SAFE) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and risk.

Valuation & Earnings

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This table compares Landmark Infrastructure Partners and Safety Income & Growth’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Landmark Infrastructure Partners $52.63 million 7.75 $19.25 million $0.65 25.08
Safety Income & Growth $23.23 million 13.12 -$1.82 million N/A N/A

Landmark Infrastructure Partners has higher revenue and earnings than Safety Income & Growth.

Profitability

This table compares Landmark Infrastructure Partners and Safety Income & Growth’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Landmark Infrastructure Partners 26.99% 10.41% 2.48%
Safety Income & Growth N/A N/A N/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Landmark Infrastructure Partners and Safety Income & Growth, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Landmark Infrastructure Partners 0 1 4 0 2.80
Safety Income & Growth 0 5 1 0 2.17

Landmark Infrastructure Partners presently has a consensus target price of $18.90, suggesting a potential upside of 15.95%. Safety Income & Growth has a consensus target price of $19.78, suggesting a potential upside of 18.09%. Given Safety Income & Growth’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Safety Income & Growth is more favorable than Landmark Infrastructure Partners.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

25.7% of Landmark Infrastructure Partners shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 40.6% of Safety Income & Growth shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Landmark Infrastructure Partners shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Landmark Infrastructure Partners pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share and has a dividend yield of 9.0%. Safety Income & Growth pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Landmark Infrastructure Partners pays out 226.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Summary

Landmark Infrastructure Partners beats Safety Income & Growth on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Landmark Infrastructure Partners Company Profile

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP acquires, owns, and manages a portfolio of real property interests in the United States. The company leases real property interests to companies operating in the wireless communication, outdoor advertising, and renewable power industries. Landmark Infrastructure Partners GP LLC serves as the general partner of the company. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in El Segundo, California.

Safety Income & Growth Company Profile

Safety, Income & Growth Inc., formerly Safety, Income and Growth, Inc., is formed primarily to acquire, own, manage, finance and capitalize ground net leases (GNLs). The Company’s portfolio consists of 12 properties, which includes Doubletree Seattle Airport, One Ally Center, Hilton Salt Lake, Doubletree Mission Valley, Doubletree Sonoma, Doubletree Durango, Dallas Market Center: Sheraton Suites, Northside Forsyth Hospital Medical Center, NASA/JPSS Headquarters, The Buckler Apartments, Dallas Market Center: Marriott Courtyard and Lock Up Self Storage Facility.

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