Ares Management L.P. (ARES)

73.33 -0.11%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Company’s profitability is declining
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. ARES quarterly revenue growth was 8.60%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (2.30% and 3.73%, respectively). See ARES revenue growth chart.
  2. ARES forward dividend yield is 3.56%, higher than the industry (0.90%) and sector (0.75%) forward dividend yields. See ARES forward dividend chart.
  3. ARES PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.77, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See ARES PEG chart.
  4. ARES average analyst rating is Strong Buy. See ARES analyst rating chart.
  5. ARES average analyst price target ($83.27) is above its current price ($72.77). See ARES price target chart.

Cons

  1. ARES profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -0.61 percentage points. See ARES profitability chart.
  2. ARES forward P/E ratio is 22.46, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See ARES forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. ARES Price/Book ratio is 6.99, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See ARES forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  4. ARES short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.44. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See ARES short interest ratio chart.