Contrasting Ryan Specialty (RYAN) and Its Peers

Ryan Specialty (NYSE:RYANGet Rating) is one of 35 public companies in the “Insurance agents, brokers, & service” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Ryan Specialty to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

26.6% of Ryan Specialty shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 55.5% of shares of all “Insurance agents, brokers, & service” companies are owned by institutional investors. 54.3% of Ryan Specialty shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.0% of shares of all “Insurance agents, brokers, & service” 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Ryan Specialty and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ryan Specialty 0 2 2 0 2.50
Ryan Specialty Competitors 138 895 1127 27 2.48

Ryan Specialty presently has a consensus target price of $43.40, suggesting a potential upside of 4.63%. As a group, “Insurance agents, brokers, & service” companies have a potential upside of 43.30%. Given Ryan Specialty’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Ryan Specialty has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Ryan Specialty and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Ryan Specialty $1.43 billion $65.87 million 197.52
Ryan Specialty Competitors $9.40 billion $814.92 million 32.59

Ryan Specialty’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Ryan Specialty. Ryan Specialty is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Ryan Specialty and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ryan Specialty 5.30% 50.27% 5.59%
Ryan Specialty Competitors 3.48% 18.34% 2.68%

About Ryan Specialty

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Ryan Specialty Group Holdings, Inc. operates as a service provider of specialty products and solutions for insurance brokers, agents, and carriers. It offers distribution, underwriting, product development, administration, and risk management services by acting as a wholesale broker and a managing underwriter. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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