Head to Head Analysis: Tricon Residential (NYSE:TCN) & American Realty Investors (NYSE:ARL)

Tricon Residential (NYSE:TCNGet Rating) and American Realty Investors (NYSE:ARLGet Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Tricon Residential and American Realty Investors, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Tricon Residential 0 2 7 0 2.78
American Realty Investors 0 0 0 0 N/A

Tricon Residential currently has a consensus price target of $18.28, suggesting a potential upside of 19.38%. Given Tricon Residential’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Tricon Residential is more favorable than American Realty Investors.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

13.4% of Tricon Residential shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.8% of American Realty Investors shares are owned by institutional investors. 90.8% of American Realty Investors shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.


This table compares Tricon Residential and American Realty Investors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Tricon Residential N/A N/A N/A
American Realty Investors 7.96% 6.72% 2.86%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tricon Residential and American Realty Investors’ top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Tricon Residential $441.74 million 9.46 $445.26 million N/A N/A
American Realty Investors $42.04 million 6.91 $3.35 million $0.21 85.67

Tricon Residential has higher revenue and earnings than American Realty Investors.


Tricon Residential beats American Realty Investors on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Tricon Residential (Get Rating)

Founded in 1988, Tricon is a rental housing company focused on serving the middle-market demographic. Tricon owns and operates approximately 31,000 single-family rental homes and multi-family rental units in 21 markets across the United States and Canada, managed with an integrated technology-enabled operating platform. More information about Tricon is available at www.triconresidential.com.

About American Realty Investors (Get Rating)

American Realty Investors, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, acquires, develops, and owns multifamily apartment communities and commercial real estate properties in the southwestern, southeastern, and mid-western United States. The company leases apartment units to residents; and leases office, industrial, and retail space to various for-profit businesses, as well as local, state, and federal agencies; and sells land and properties. As of December 31, 2021, its portfolio included five commercial properties comprising four office buildings and one retail properties; nine multifamily apartment communities consisting of 1,492 units; and fifty-two multifamily apartment communities totaling 10,281 units. The company also owns or controls 1,886 acres of developed and undeveloped land. American Realty Investors, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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