Head-To-Head Contrast: Orange (NYSE:ORAN) vs. Its Rivals

Orange (NYSE: ORAN) is one of 48 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Orange to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk and earnings.

Volatility & Risk

Orange has a beta of 0.63, suggesting that its share price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Orange’s rivals have a beta of 0.99, suggesting that their average share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Orange and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Orange 1 1 3 0 2.40
Orange Competitors 619 1717 2052 66 2.35

As a group, “Integrated Telecommunications Services” companies have a potential upside of 56.15%. Given Orange’s rivals higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Orange has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Dividends

Orange pays an annual dividend of $0.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. As a group, “Integrated Telecommunications Services” companies pay a dividend yield of 4.4% and pay out 697.4% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Orange and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Orange $45.29 billion $3.25 billion N/A
Orange Competitors $15.94 billion $1.27 billion 17.59

Orange has higher revenue and earnings than its rivals.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

1.2% of Orange shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.8% of shares of all “Integrated Telecommunications Services” companies are held by institutional investors. 5.0% of shares of all “Integrated Telecommunications Services” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Orange and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Orange N/A N/A N/A
Orange Competitors 2.34% -1.10% 1.96%

Summary

Orange rivals beat Orange on 8 of the 14 factors compared.

Orange Company Profile

Orange SA is a telecommunications operator. The Company also provides telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services. The Company’s segments include France, Spain, Poland, Belgium and Luxembourg, Central European countries, Africa and Middle East, Enterprise, and International Carriers & Shared Services. The Company provides consumers, businesses and other telecommunications operators with a range of services, including fixed telephony and mobile telecommunications, data transmission and other value-added services, mainly in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The Company offers fixed-line telephony, mobile telephony and Internet services in France. The Company offers fixed-line telephony, mobile telephony and Internet services in Spain. The Company offers fixed-line and mobile telephony, and Internet services in Poland. The Company operates through Mobistar and Groupama Banque SA.

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