Entrée Resources (ERLFF) versus The Competition Financial Contrast

Entrée Resources (OTCMKTS: ERLFF) is one of 96 public companies in the “Gold & silver ores” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Entrée Resources to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Entrée Resources and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Entrée Resources N/A N/A -86.86%
Entrée Resources Competitors -55.95% -6.08% 0.47%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Entrée Resources and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Entrée Resources N/A -$6.00 million -17.07
Entrée Resources Competitors $1.51 billion $178.84 million 17.79

Entrée Resources’ competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Entrée Resources. Entrée Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

27.7% of shares of all “Gold & silver ores” companies are held by institutional investors. 8.5% of shares of all “Gold & silver ores” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Entrée Resources and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Entrée Resources 0 1 0 0 2.00
Entrée Resources Competitors 796 3511 3788 109 2.39

Entrée Resources currently has a consensus target price of $1.05, suggesting a potential upside of 53.82%. As a group, “Gold & silver ores” companies have a potential upside of 59.40%. Given Entrée Resources’ competitors stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Entrée Resources has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Volatility & Risk

Entrée Resources has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its share price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Entrée Resources’ competitors have a beta of 1.43, meaning that their average share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Entrée Resources competitors beat Entrée Resources on 10 of the 13 factors compared.

About Entrée Resources

Entrée Resources Ltd. operates as a mineral exploration company that focuses on the exploration, development, and acquisition of base metal projects. The firm explores for gold and copper metals. Its projects includes two separate land holdings Oyu Tolgoi mining and Entrée/Oyu Tolgoi. The company was founded by Cary Pinkowski on July 19, 1995 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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