Athene Holding Ltd. (NYSE:ATH) and BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II (NYSE:BLE) compete against each other in the Asset Management sector. We will compare them and contrast their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation.
Valuation and Earnings
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Athene Holding Ltd.||6.54B||1.30||1.05B||5.34||8.29|
|BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II||25.89M||12.93||3.65M||0.16||91.61|
Table 1 showcases the gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation of Athene Holding Ltd. and BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II. BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II seems to has lower revenue and earnings compared to Athene Holding Ltd. The business with the lower price-to-earnings out of the two companies is considered for more affordable of the two firms currently. Athene Holding Ltd. is thus currently the affordable of the two stocks because it has a lower price-to-earnings ratio.
Table 2 shows the net margins, return on assets and return on equity of the two firms.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Athene Holding Ltd.||16.06%||12.2%||0.9%|
|BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II||14.10%||0%||0%|
BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II has an annual dividend pay of $0.77 per share while its annual dividend yield is 5.44%. Athene Holding Ltd. does not pay a dividend.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
The shares of both Athene Holding Ltd. and BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II are owned by institutional investors at 93.7% and 9.22% respectively. Insiders held roughly 1.7% of Athene Holding Ltd.’s shares.
In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.
|Performance (W)||Performance (M)||Performance (Q)||Performance (HY)||Performance (Y)||Performance (YTD)|
|Athene Holding Ltd.||-1.4%||3.26%||0.54%||-11.47%||-5.6%||11.22%|
|BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II||2.23%||1.57%||9.23%||3.57%||4.72%||9.99%|
For the past year Athene Holding Ltd. was more bullish than BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II.
On 10 of the 13 factors Athene Holding Ltd. beats BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II.
Athene Holding Ltd., a retirement services company, issues, reinsures, and acquires retirement savings products designed for individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs in the United States, the District of Columbia, and Germany. It offers fixed deferred, immediate, and payout annuities; funding agreements to institutional investors; and life insurance and unit-linked products. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Pembroke, Bermuda.