Dolphin Entertainment (NASDAQ:DLPN – Get Rating) is one of 63 publicly-traded companies in the “Personal services” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Dolphin Entertainment to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings, valuation and profitability.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Dolphin Entertainment and its competitors gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Dolphin Entertainment||$35.73 million||-$6.46 million||-3.99|
|Dolphin Entertainment Competitors||$686.58 million||$58.98 million||24.96|
Volatility & Risk
Dolphin Entertainment has a beta of 2.16, indicating that its share price is 116% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Dolphin Entertainment’s competitors have a beta of 1.24, indicating that their average share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares Dolphin Entertainment and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Dolphin Entertainment Competitors||-21.37%||-66.42%||-2.86%|
This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Dolphin Entertainment and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Dolphin Entertainment Competitors||269||1017||1541||82||2.49|
Dolphin Entertainment presently has a consensus price target of $12.00, suggesting a potential upside of 223.45%. As a group, “Personal services” companies have a potential upside of 33.53%. Given Dolphin Entertainment’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Dolphin Entertainment is more favorable than its competitors.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
17.6% of Dolphin Entertainment shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 55.0% of shares of all “Personal services” companies are owned by institutional investors. 5.6% of Dolphin Entertainment shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.9% of shares of all “Personal services” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
Dolphin Entertainment competitors beat Dolphin Entertainment on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
Dolphin Entertainment Company Profile (Get Rating)
Dolphin Entertainment, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent entertainment marketing and premium content development company in the United States. It operates in two segments, Entertainment Publicity and Marketing; and Content Production. The Entertainment Publicity and Marketing segment offers public relations, entertainment content marketing, strategic communications, social media and digital marketing, creative branding, talent publicity, and entertainment marketing services, as well as produces promotional video content. The Content Production segment produces and distributes feature films and digital content. In addition, it offers strategic marketing and publicity services to individuals and corporates in the entertainment, hospitality, and music industries. The company was formerly known as Dolphin Digital Media, Inc. and changed its name to Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. in July 2017. Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida.
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