Head-to-head review of Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE:CLDT) vs. Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE)
Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE:CLDT – Get Rating) and Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.
This table compares the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of Chatham Lodging Trust and Duke Realty.
|Net margins||Return on equity||return on assets|
|Chatham Lodging Trust||-4.96%||-1.57%||-0.91%|
|Duke Real Estate||85.63%||15.66%||9.29%|
This is a summary of the current ratings and price targets for Chatham Lodging Trust and Duke Realty, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sales Ratings||Hold odds||Buy reviews||Strong buy odds||Rating|
|Chatham Lodging Trust||0||0||3||0||3.00|
|Duke Real Estate||0||6||4||0||2.40|
Chatham Lodging Trust currently has a consensus target price of $16.83, suggesting a potential upside of 28.79%. Duke Realty has a consensus target price of $62.20, suggesting a potential downside of 2.03%. Given Chatham Lodging Trust’s higher consensus rating and possible higher upside, analysts clearly believe Chatham Lodging Trust is more favorable than Duke Realty.
Insider and Institutional Ownership
84.8% of Chatham Lodging Trust shares are held by institutional investors. By comparison, 96.9% of Duke Realty’s stock is held by institutional investors. 5.2% of the shares of Chatham Lodging Trust are held by insiders. By comparison, 0.4% of Duke Realty’s stock is held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership indicates that hedge funds, large fund managers, and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Valuation and benefits
This table compares revenue, earnings per share (EPS), and valuation of Chatham Lodging Trust and Duke Realty.
|Gross revenue||Price/sales ratio||Net revenue||Earnings per share||Price/earnings ratio|
|Chatham Lodging Trust||$203.98 million||3.13||-$18.41 million||($0.42)||-31.12|
|Duke Real Estate||$1.11 billion||22.10||$852.90 million||$2.49||25.50|
Duke Realty has higher revenue and profits than Chatham Lodging Trust. Chatham Lodging Trust trades at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Duke Realty, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
Volatility and risk
Chatham Lodging Trust has a beta of 1.74, suggesting its stock price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. By comparison, Duke Realty has a beta of 0.71, suggesting its stock price stock is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Duke Realty beats Chatham Lodging Trust on 10 out of 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Chatham Lodging Trust
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Chatham Lodging Trust is a self-managed, publicly traded real estate investment trust primarily focused on investing in upmarket extended stay hotels and premium branded select service hotels. As of September 30, 2020, the Company has interests in 86 hotels totaling 12,040 rooms/suites, comprised of 40 wholly-owned properties with a total of 6,092 rooms/suites in 15 states and the District of Columbia and a Minority investment in Innkeepers joint ventures which owns 46 hotels totaling 5,948 rooms/suites.
About Duke Realty
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Duke Realty Corporation owns and operates approximately 159 million leasable square feet of industrial assets in 20 major logistics markets. Duke Realty Corporation is listed on the NYSE under the symbol DRE and is a member of the S&P 500 Index.
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