Contrasting ASAHI GLASS/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASGLY) & FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:FXTGY)

ASAHI GLASS/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASGLY) and FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:FXTGY) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares ASAHI GLASS/ADR and FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ASAHI GLASS/ADR 6.13% 7.23% 4.09%
FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR N/A N/A N/A

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.2% of ASAHI GLASS/ADR shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

ASAHI GLASS/ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR does not pay a dividend.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares ASAHI GLASS/ADR and FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
ASAHI GLASS/ADR $13.83 billion 0.56 $815.30 million N/A N/A
FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR $148.84 million 1.19 -$22.94 million N/A N/A

ASAHI GLASS/ADR has higher revenue and earnings than FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR.

Risk and Volatility

ASAHI GLASS/ADR has a beta of 0.62, suggesting that its stock price is 38% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for ASAHI GLASS/ADR and FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ASAHI GLASS/ADR 0 0 0 0 N/A
FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR 0 0 0 0 N/A

Summary

ASAHI GLASS/ADR beats FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About ASAHI GLASS/ADR

AGC Inc. manufactures and sells glass, electronics, chemicals, and ceramics worldwide. The company offers architectural glass products, including float glass, low-emissivity glass, double glazing glass for solar control/heat-insulation, safety glass, and decorative glass; and tempered and laminated automotive glass, as well as integrated glass antenna and privacy glass. It also provides glass substrates used for thin-film-transistor liquid crystal displays and OLEDs; electronic materials, such as CMOS/CCD blue filters, CMP slurries, synthetic quartz glasses, glass frits and pastes, and glass molded lenses; and applied glass materials comprising cover glass for electronic devices, thin glass for electronic devices, glass for light guide plates, and glass for photovoltaic devices. In addition, the company offers chemical products that include chlor-alkali and urethane products, which comprise vinyl chloride, vinyl chloride raw materials, caustic soda, and urethane materials; and fluorochemicals and specialty chemicals, including fluoropolymers/films, water and oil repellents, pharmaceutical and agrochemical, intermediates and active ingredients, and iodine-related products. Further, it provides refractory materials, fine ceramics, and sputtering targets; and logistics/engineering services. It has a strategic development agreement with Ubiquitous Energy. The company was formerly known as Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. and changed its name to AGC Inc. in July 2018. AGC Inc. was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

About FOXTONS GRP PLC/ADR

Foxtons Group plc, an estate agency, provides residential property sales and lettings services in the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Sales, Lettings, and Mortgage Broking. The company also provides property management services; and mortgage advisory and brokerage services, as well as related products. Foxtons Group plc was founded in 1981 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

Receive News & Ratings for ASAHI GLASS/ADR Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for ASAHI GLASS/ADR and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.