GCI Liberty (NASDAQ: GLIBA) is one of 75 public companies in the “Telephone communication, except radio” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare GCI Liberty to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends.
Insider and Institutional Ownership
86.9% of GCI Liberty shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.8% of shares of all “Telephone communication, except radio” companies are owned by institutional investors. 8.0% of GCI Liberty shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 8.8% of shares of all “Telephone communication, except radio” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
This table compares GCI Liberty and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|GCI Liberty Competitors||-9.45%||14.52%||2.98%|
This is a breakdown of current recommendations for GCI Liberty and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|GCI Liberty Competitors||843||2308||2256||126||2.30|
GCI Liberty currently has a consensus price target of $63.25, indicating a potential upside of 12.01%. As a group, “Telephone communication, except radio” companies have a potential upside of 18.59%. Given GCI Liberty’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe GCI Liberty has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares GCI Liberty and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|GCI Liberty||$739.76 million||-$873.30 million||-35.74|
|GCI Liberty Competitors||$17.75 billion||$1.66 billion||21.41|
GCI Liberty’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than GCI Liberty. GCI Liberty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
GCI Liberty rivals beat GCI Liberty on 9 of the 12 factors compared.
About GCI Liberty
GCI Liberty, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides various communication services in the United States. The company offers data, wireless, video, voice, and managed services to residential customers, businesses, governmental entities, and educational and medical institutions. It also operates a digital invitation platform that provides custom display advertising, native advertising content, custom video, and brand partnership services. The company is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
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