FS KKR Capital (NYSE:FSK) and AGF Management (OTCMKTS:AGFMF) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings.
This table compares FS KKR Capital and AGF Management’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|FS KKR Capital||-100.00%||11.44%||5.20%|
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares FS KKR Capital and AGF Management’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|FS KKR Capital||$779.00 million||2.72||$246.00 million||$3.20||5.35|
FS KKR Capital has higher revenue and earnings than AGF Management.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
29.8% of FS KKR Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of FS KKR Capital shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This is a summary of recent ratings for FS KKR Capital and AGF Management, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|FS KKR Capital||2||5||1||0||1.88|
FS KKR Capital presently has a consensus target price of $16.00, suggesting a potential downside of 6.49%. AGF Management has a consensus target price of $5.30, suggesting a potential upside of 21.00%. Given AGF Management’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe AGF Management is more favorable than FS KKR Capital.
FS KKR Capital beats AGF Management on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
FS KKR Capital Company Profile
FS KKR Capital Corp. is an externally managed, non-diversified, closed-end management investment and finance company that invests primarily in the debt securities of private middle market U.S. companies. Its objectives are to generate current income and, to a lesser extent, long-term capital appreciation. The company was founded by Michael Craig Forman on December 21, 2007 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.
AGF Management Company Profile
AGF Management Limited is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides its services to public and corporate DB pension plans, endowments and foundations, sovereign wealth funds, corporate plans, insurance companies, and sub-advised mandates. Through its subsidiaries, it manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds along with separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios. Through its subsidiaries, the firm invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. For its equity portion, it invests in growth stocks of companies. The firm employs fundamental analysis to make its investments. AGF Management Limited was founded in 1957 and is based in Toronto, Canada.