Head-To-Head Analysis: Office Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:OPI) and HANG LUNG PROPE/S (NASDAQ:HLPPY)

Office Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:OPI) and HANG LUNG PROPE/S (OTCMKTS:HLPPY) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Office Properties Income Trust and HANG LUNG PROPE/S’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Office Properties Income Trust -14.86% -4.29% -1.54%
HANG LUNG PROPE/S N/A N/A N/A

Volatility & Risk

Office Properties Income Trust has a beta of 1.65, meaning that its share price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HANG LUNG PROPE/S has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Office Properties Income Trust and HANG LUNG PROPE/S, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Office Properties Income Trust 0 3 0 0 2.00
HANG LUNG PROPE/S 0 0 0 0 N/A

Office Properties Income Trust presently has a consensus price target of $26.33, indicating a potential downside of 19.40%. Given Office Properties Income Trust’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Office Properties Income Trust is more favorable than HANG LUNG PROPE/S.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Office Properties Income Trust and HANG LUNG PROPE/S’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Office Properties Income Trust $426.56 million 3.69 -$21.88 million $7.95 4.11
HANG LUNG PROPE/S $1.20 billion 8.19 $1.03 billion N/A N/A

HANG LUNG PROPE/S has higher revenue and earnings than Office Properties Income Trust.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

70.1% of Office Properties Income Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.4% of HANG LUNG PROPE/S shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Office Properties Income Trust shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Office Properties Income Trust pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.7%. HANG LUNG PROPE/S pays an annual dividend of $0.19 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Office Properties Income Trust pays out 27.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

HANG LUNG PROPE/S beats Office Properties Income Trust on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Office Properties Income Trust

Office Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which owns buildings primarily leased to single tenants and those with high credit quality characteristics like government entities. In December 2018, our predecessor company Government Properties Income Trust, or GOV, merged with Select Income REIT, or SIR, and the combined company was renamed Office Properties Income Trust, or OPI. Combining the two companies creates a national office REIT with increased scale, enhanced tenant and geographic diversification, a well-laddered lease expiration schedule, a broader investment strategy, and a company with one of the highest percentages of rent paid by investment grade rated tenants in the office sector.

About HANG LUNG PROPE/S

Hang Lung Properties Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property investment, development, and management activities in Hong Kong and Mainland China. The company operates through Property Leasing in Mainland China, Property Leasing in Hong Kong, and Property Sales in Hong Kong segments. The company is involved in the property leasing business; and development and sale of properties. Its investment properties portfolio includes retail, office, residential, serviced apartment, and car park properties. The company also engages in the apartment operating and management; car park and project management; and property agency activities. In addition, it provides management and financial services. The company was incorporated in 1949 and is headquartered in Central, Hong Kong. Hang Lung Properties Limited is a subsidiary of Hang Lung Group Limited.

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