Digital Cinema Destinations (NASDAQ: DCIN) and ILG (NASDAQ:ILG) are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Digital Cinema Destinations and ILG’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Digital Cinema Destinations||N/A||N/A||N/A||($0.52)||-11.52|
|ILG||$1.36 billion||2.57||$265.00 million||$1.02||27.59|
Insider and Institutional Ownership
80.3% of ILG shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of ILG shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This table compares Digital Cinema Destinations and ILG’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Digital Cinema Destinations||N/A||N/A||N/A|
This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Digital Cinema Destinations and ILG, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Digital Cinema Destinations||0||0||0||0||N/A|
ILG has a consensus price target of $30.71, suggesting a potential upside of 9.15%. Given ILG’s higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ILG is more favorable than Digital Cinema Destinations.
ILG pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Digital Cinema Destinations does not pay a dividend. ILG pays out 58.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
ILG beats Digital Cinema Destinations on 10 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Digital Cinema Destinations
Digital Cinema Destinations Corp., operates eight theatres and 73 screens located in Westfield, New Jersey (Rialto), Cranford, New Jersey (Cranford), Bloomfield, Connecticut (the Bloomfield 8) and five theatres located in central Pennsylvania (Cinema Centers). During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012 (fiscal 2012), the Company operates eight theatres, two in New Jersey, with a total of 11 screens, one in Connecticut, with a total of 8 screens and five in central Pennsylvania, with a total of 54 screens. In March 2014, the Company announced that it has completed the acquisition of a seven screen theater in Churchville, MD from Flagship Cinemas.
ILG, Inc., formerly Interval Leisure Group, Inc., is a provider of professionally delivered vacation experiences. The Company is a global licensee for the Hyatt, Westin and Sheraton brands in vacation ownership. The Company operates through two segments: Exchange and Rental, and Vacation Ownership. Its Exchange and Rental segment offers access to vacation accommodations and other travel-related transactions and services to leisure travelers, by providing vacation exchange services and vacation rental, working with resort developers and operating vacation rental properties. Its Vacation Ownership segment engages in the management of vacation ownership resorts; sales, marketing, and financing of vacation ownership interests, and related services to owners and associations. The Company offers leisure and travel-related products and services to owners of vacation interests and others primarily through various membership programs, as well as related services to resort developer clients.
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