Head-To-Head Comparison: PermRock Royalty Trust (NYSE:PRT) vs. Barnwell Industries (NYSE:BRN)

PermRock Royalty Trust (NYSE:PRTGet Free Report) and Barnwell Industries (NYSE:BRNGet Free Report) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

43.7% of PermRock Royalty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 9.4% of Barnwell Industries shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.3% of Barnwell Industries shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares PermRock Royalty Trust and Barnwell Industries’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PermRock Royalty Trust 170.73% 19.50% 19.10%
Barnwell Industries -3.80% -5.06% -2.69%

Dividends

PermRock Royalty Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.9%. Barnwell Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Barnwell Industries pays out -66.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for PermRock Royalty Trust and Barnwell Industries, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PermRock Royalty Trust 0 0 0 0 N/A
Barnwell Industries 0 0 0 0 N/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PermRock Royalty Trust and Barnwell Industries’ top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
PermRock Royalty Trust $13.16 million 4.24 $12.30 million N/A N/A
Barnwell Industries $25.27 million 0.97 -$960,000.00 ($0.09) -27.28

PermRock Royalty Trust has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Barnwell Industries.

Risk and Volatility

PermRock Royalty Trust has a beta of 1.12, meaning that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Barnwell Industries has a beta of 0.22, meaning that its stock price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

PermRock Royalty Trust beats Barnwell Industries on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About PermRock Royalty Trust

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PermRock Royalty Trust owns 80% net profits interest in the oil and natural gas production properties acquired by Boaz Energy II, LLC in Permian Basin, Texas. Its underlying properties comprising 22,997 net acres, which include 2,434 net acres on the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin in Hockley and Terry counties, Texas; 1,667 net acres on the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin in Terry and Cochran counties, Texas; 14,727 net acres on the Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin in Glasscock, Schleicher, Stonewall, and Coke counties, Texas; and 4,169 net acres on the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin in Ward, Crane, Terry, and Ector counties, Texas. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Fort Worth, Texas.

About Barnwell Industries

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Barnwell Industries, Inc. acquires, develops, produces, and sells oil and natural gas in Canada. The company operates through three segments: Oil and Natural Gas, Land Investment, and Contract Drilling. It also acquires and develops crude oil and natural gas assets in the province of Alberta, as well as invests in land interests in Hawaii. In addition, the company owns and operates threes water well drilling rigs, two pump rigs, and other ancillary drilling and pump equipment; and drills water and water monitoring wells of varying depths. Further, it installs and repairs water pumping systems; and distributes trillium flow technologies. Barnwell Industries, Inc. was incorporated in 1956 and is based in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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