Welcome to the final portion of our three-part series where we compare two companies’ financials!
Our final comparison is Icahn Enterprises and Healthpeak Properties; both companies are involved in the real estate industry.
Icahn Enterprises is a NASDAQ-trading company that invests in many different sectors; however, real estate is their primary investment area.
Healthpeak Properties is an American real estate investment company focusing primarily on the healthcare sector.
Refer to the figure below to view a financial comparison between Healthpeak Properties and Icahn Enterprises.
|Icahn Enterprises||Healthpeak Properties||Advantage|
|Stock Price||$47.79||$25.93||Icahn Enterprises|
|Current Ratio||5.41||0.4||Icahn Enterprises|
|Gross Margin||16.30%||59.22%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Operating Margin||3.28%||16.37%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Profit Margin||-4.57%||26.66%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Return on Total Assets||-1.28%||2.89%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Return on Equity||-9.85%||6.52%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Debt-to-Equity Ratio||5.19||1.24||Icahn Enterprises|
|1-Year Performance||-14.89%||-23.67%||Icahn Enterprises|
|5-Year Performance||-6.91%||-16.92%||Icahn Enterprises|
|P/E Ratio||26.17||32.73||Healthpeak Properties|
|P/S Ratio||1.09||7.26||Icahn Enterprises|
|Market Cap||$13.16B||$14.07B||Healthpeak Properties|
|Enterprise Value||$19.90B||$13.42B||Healthpeak Properties|
|Revenue QoQ||20.69%||9.47%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Revenue YoY||25.72%||28.01%||Healthpeak Properties|
|EBIT Margin||2.09%||29.78%||Healthpeak Properties|
|EBITDA Margin||5.96||43.36%||Healthpeak Properties|
|Gross Profit||$1.85B||$1.13B||Icahn Enterprises|
|Operating Income||$93M||$315.32M||Healthpeak Properties|
This comparison shows that both Healthpeak and Icahn have not performed well over the past few years. However, Healthpeak has proven to be superior in both the short-term and long-term. Though a smaller company, they have managed to secure a higher operating income and nearly as much gross profit as Icahn Enterprises.
Thus, it is clear that Healthpeak is a better investment and company than Icahn Enterprises.
The term for this blog is gross margin, which measures a company’s sales revenue after accounting for various direct costs. Typically, a higher gross margin means that a company is making more capital which can be used for other purposes such as paying off debt.
We hope you enjoyed this three-part series!