Reviewing PICO Holdings Inc. (PICO)’s and AMCI Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:AMCI)’s results

PICO Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PICO) and AMCI Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:AMCI) compete against each other in the Conglomerates sector. We will compare them and contrast their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
PICO Holdings Inc. 15.67M 14.60 3.37M -1.76 0.00
AMCI Acquisition Corp. N/A 0.00 N/A 0.00 0.00

Demonstrates PICO Holdings Inc. and AMCI Acquisition Corp. earnings per share, gross revenue and valuation.

Profitability

Table 2 has PICO Holdings Inc. and AMCI Acquisition Corp.’s net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PICO Holdings Inc. -21.51% -2.2% -2.1%
AMCI Acquisition Corp. 0.00% 0% 0%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Institutional investors owned 69.6% of PICO Holdings Inc. shares and 37.06% of AMCI Acquisition Corp. shares. About 0.7% of PICO Holdings Inc.’s share are owned by insiders.

Performance

Here are 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)
PICO Holdings Inc. -3.51% 4.84% 2.93% -16.21% -16.56% 11.38%
AMCI Acquisition Corp. 0.31% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0.72%

For the past year PICO Holdings Inc.’s stock price has bigger growth than AMCI Acquisition Corp.

Summary

On 5 of the 8 factors AMCI Acquisition Corp. beats PICO Holdings Inc.

PICO Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in real estate operations, and water resource and water storage activities in the United States. It is involved constructing, marketing, and selling single-family homes in California, Washington, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The company also acquires or develops water rights and water related assets in Arizona, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, and New Mexico; develops and operates its water storage facility near Phoenix, Arizona; utilizes water storage capacity operated by third parties in Arizona; and banks or stores water with municipalities in Nevada and New Mexico. As of December 31, 2016, the company had 121 completed homes, including 61 model homes; and 400 under construction homes comprising 5 model homes. PICO Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in La Jolla, California.