Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC)’s Financial Results Comparing With The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)

Capital Southwest Corporation (NASDAQ:CSWC) and The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) are two firms in the Asset Management that compete against each other. Below is a comparison of their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Capital Southwest Corporation 47.45M 7.78 37.54M 2.27 9.44
The Blackstone Group L.P. 6.67B 6.00 1.54B 2.25 15.01

Table 1 demonstrates Capital Southwest Corporation and The Blackstone Group L.P.’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. The Blackstone Group L.P. is observed to has lower earnings, but higher revenue than Capital Southwest Corporation. Company that currently has a lower price-to-earnings ratio means that it is the more affordable of the two businesses. Capital Southwest Corporation is thus currently the affordable of the two stocks because it has a lower price-to-earnings ratio.

Profitability

Table 2 has Capital Southwest Corporation and The Blackstone Group L.P.’s net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Capital Southwest Corporation 79.11% 0% 0%
The Blackstone Group L.P. 23.09% 21.4% 4.7%

Dividends

Capital Southwest Corporation pays out its dividends annually at $1.27 per share and 5.91% dividend yield. On the other side The Blackstone Group L.P. pays an annual dividend of $1.85 per share. It’s dividend yield is 5.37%.

Analyst Ratings

The Recommendations and Ratings for Capital Southwest Corporation and The Blackstone Group L.P. are featured in the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Capital Southwest Corporation 0 1 1 2.50
The Blackstone Group L.P. 0 1 6 2.86

Capital Southwest Corporation’s average price target is $23, while its potential upside is 7.38%. On the other hand, The Blackstone Group L.P.’s potential upside is 17.95% and its average price target is $41.14. Based on the analysts view we can conclude, The Blackstone Group L.P. is looking more favorable than Capital Southwest Corporation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Institutional investors held 55.34% of Capital Southwest Corporation shares and 52.1% of The Blackstone Group L.P. shares. Insiders held roughly 7.04% of Capital Southwest Corporation’s shares. Insiders Comparatively, held 0.1% of The Blackstone Group L.P. shares.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Capital Southwest Corporation -3.86% 0.85% 7.73% 13.1% 29.12% 11.39%
The Blackstone Group L.P. -0.59% 0% -1.17% -8.72% 0.39% 13.05%

For the past year Capital Southwest Corporation was less bullish than The Blackstone Group L.P.

Summary

The Blackstone Group L.P. beats on 12 of the 16 factors Capital Southwest Corporation.