Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OTCMKTS: FSAM) and Fifth Street Asset Management (OTCMKTS:FSAM) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends and risk.
This table compares Och-Ziff Capital Management Group and Fifth Street Asset Management’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Och-Ziff Capital Management Group||0.44%||-341.23%||15.98%|
|Fifth Street Asset Management||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Och-Ziff Capital Management Group and Fifth Street Asset Management’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Och-Ziff Capital Management Group||$858.34 million||0.99||$21.07 million||$0.51||3.37|
|Fifth Street Asset Management||$82.55 million||0.83||-$1.53 million||N/A||N/A|
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group has higher revenue and earnings than Fifth Street Asset Management.
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Fifth Street Asset Management does not pay a dividend. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group pays out 15.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Och-Ziff Capital Management Group and Fifth Street Asset Management, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Och-Ziff Capital Management Group||0||2||1||0||2.33|
|Fifth Street Asset Management||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group presently has a consensus price target of $4.00, suggesting a potential upside of 132.56%. Given Och-Ziff Capital Management Group’s higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Och-Ziff Capital Management Group is more favorable than Fifth Street Asset Management.
Volatility & Risk
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fifth Street Asset Management has a beta of 0.13, meaning that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
16.2% of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.1% of Fifth Street Asset Management shares are held by institutional investors. 62.3% of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 85.4% of Fifth Street Asset Management shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group beats Fifth Street Asset Management on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group Company Profile
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC is a publicly owned hedge fund sponsor. The firm provides investment advisory services for its clients. It primarily caters to institutional investors which include pension funds, fund-of-funds, foundations and endowments, corporations and other institutions, private banks and family offices. The firm invests in equity and alternative markets across the world. It employs quantitative and qualitative analysis to make its investments. For its multi-strategy portfolios, the firm employs strategies like convertible and derivative arbitrage, corporate credit, long/short equity special situations, buyout investments, merger arbitrage, private investments, and structured credit. It also invests in real estate and traditional real estate assets including multifamily, office, hotel and retail, loans, portfolio acquisitions, loan pools, operating companies, structured debt products, public securities, and non-traditional real estate assets including gaming, distressed land and residential, cell towers, parking, golf, debt and senior housing. For private equity investments, it considers investments in a variety of special situations that seek to realize value through strategic sales or initial public offerings. The firm typically invests in the energy investments. It prefers to invest in United States. It also manages a buyout fund, Och-Ziff Energy Fund. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC was founded in 1994 and is based New York City with additional offices in Houston, Texas, London, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Japan, Bangalore, India, Singapore, and Beijing, China.
Fifth Street Asset Management Company Profile
Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. is an asset management holding company. The firm provides asset management services through its subsidiaries. Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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