Head-To-Head Analysis: Magic Empire Global (NASDAQ:MEGL) and Lufax (NYSE:LU)

Lufax (NYSE:LUGet Free Report) and Magic Empire Global (NASDAQ:MEGLGet Free Report) 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 and Valuation

This table compares Lufax and Magic Empire Global’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Lufax $4.82 billion 0.53 $125.31 million ($0.14) -32.00
Magic Empire Global $1.77 million 6.81 -$60,000.00 N/A N/A

Lufax has higher revenue and earnings than Magic Empire Global.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

69.1% of Lufax shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.5% of Magic Empire Global shares are held by institutional investors. 63.0% of Magic Empire Global 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 Lufax and Magic Empire Global, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lufax 1 3 1 0 2.00
Magic Empire Global 0 0 0 0 N/A

Lufax currently has a consensus price target of $6.40, indicating a potential upside of 42.86%. Given Lufax’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Lufax is more favorable than Magic Empire Global.

Profitability

This table compares Lufax and Magic Empire Global’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lufax -2.17% -0.72% -0.27%
Magic Empire Global N/A N/A N/A

Volatility and Risk

Lufax has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Magic Empire Global has a beta of 3.03, meaning that its stock price is 203% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Magic Empire Global beats Lufax on 6 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Lufax

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Lufax Holding Ltd operates as a financial service empowering institution for small and micro businesses in China. The company offers loan products, including general unsecured loans and secured loans, as well as consumer finance loans. It also provides wealth management products, such as asset management plans, mutual fund products, private investment fund products, and trust products. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Shanghai, China.

About Magic Empire Global

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Magic Empire Global Limited engages in the provision of corporate finance advisory services and underwriting services in Hong Kong. The company provides initial public offering sponsorship, financial and independent financial advisory, post-listing compliance advisory, and underwriting services by acting as global coordinator, bookrunner, lead manager, or underwriter. It also offers corporate services, which include accounting and financial reporting advisory, company secretarial services, internal control enhancement, investor relations advisory, and other consulting services. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Central, Hong Kong.

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