Analyzing Boston Omaha (NYSE:BOC) and Tricon Residential (NYSE:TCN)

Boston Omaha (NYSE:BOCGet Rating) and Tricon Residential (NYSE:TCNGet Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Boston Omaha and Tricon Residential’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Boston Omaha $56.97 million 11.11 $52.75 million $1.99 10.71
Tricon Residential $441.74 million 8.67 $445.26 million N/A N/A

Tricon Residential has higher revenue and earnings than Boston Omaha.


This table compares Boston Omaha and Tricon Residential’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Boston Omaha 92.59% 10.57% 6.69%
Tricon Residential N/A N/A N/A

Institutional & Insider Ownership

62.6% of Boston Omaha shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 50.0% of Tricon Residential shares are held by institutional investors. 32.0% of Boston Omaha shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Boston Omaha and Tricon Residential, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Boston Omaha 0 0 1 0 3.00
Tricon Residential 0 2 7 0 2.78

Boston Omaha currently has a consensus price target of $33.00, indicating a potential upside of 54.78%. Tricon Residential has a consensus price target of $18.61, indicating a potential upside of 32.75%. Given Boston Omaha’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Boston Omaha is more favorable than Tricon Residential.


Boston Omaha beats Tricon Residential on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Boston Omaha (Get Rating)

Boston Omaha Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the outdoor billboard advertising business in the southeast United States. It is also involved in the surety insurance and related brokerage, broadband, and investment businesses. The company provides high-speed internet service to approximately 7,000 subscribers in communities in southern Arizona; and 10,000 subscribers in Salt Lake City, Park City, Ogden, Provo, and surrounding communities. As of March 25, 2022, it operated approximately 3,900 billboards containing approximately 7,400 advertising faces of which 80 are digital displays. The company was formerly known as REO Plus, Inc. and changed its name to Boston Omaha Corporation in March 2015. Boston Omaha Corporation was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

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

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