Reviewing Hamilton Lane Incorporated (HLNE)’s and Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIK)’s results

We are comparing Hamilton Lane Incorporated (NASDAQ:HLNE) and Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIK) on their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. They both are Asset Management companies, competing one another.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 262.80M 9.83 39.02M 1.73 27.11
Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. 17.49M 9.36 5.61M 0.14 21.93

Table 1 shows top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation of the two companies. Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. seems to has lower revenue and earnings compared to Hamilton Lane Incorporated. The business that is presently more expensive of the two stocks is the one that has a higher P/E ratio. Hamilton Lane Incorporated is presently more expensive than Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc., because it’s trading at a higher P/E ratio.

Profitability

Table 2 hightlights the return on equity, return on assets and net margins of the two companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 14.85% 42.5% 11.8%
Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. -32.08% 0% 0%

Dividends

Hamilton Lane Incorporated shareholders receive an annual dividend of $0.81 per share which is subject to 1.73% dividend yield. Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. has an annual dividend pay of $0.27 per share while its annual dividend yield is 8.68%.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Institutional investors owned 88.3% of Hamilton Lane Incorporated shares and 29.95% of Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. shares. Insiders owned roughly 11.9% of Hamilton Lane Incorporated’s shares. Comparatively, 0.71% are Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc.’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

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)
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 3.85% 29.36% 23.47% -3.32% 34.67% 26.81%
Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. 0.66% 2.33% 6.78% -3.15% -4.66% 10.83%

For the past year Hamilton Lane Incorporated was more bullish than Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc.

Summary

Hamilton Lane Incorporated beats Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. on 15 of the 14 factors.

Hamilton Lane Incorporated is an investment firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. It provides following services: separate accounts (customized to each individual client and structured as single client vehicles); specialized strategies (fund-of-funds, secondaries, co-investments, taft-hartley, distribution management); advisory relationships (including due diligence, strategic portfolio planning, monitoring and reporting services); and reporting and analytics solutions. For direct investments, the firm invests in mid and late venture, mature companies, growth equity, distressed debt, turnarounds, bridge financing, mezzanine financing, and buyouts in middle market companies. For fund of fund investments, it invests in mezzanine, venture capital, private equity, turnaround, secondary investments, and special situation funds. The firm invests in real estate investments. It invests in private equity markets in North America, Latin America, United States, Western Europe, Middle East, Africa, United Kingdom, Asia, Japan, and Australia. Hamilton Lane Incorporated was founded in 1991 and is based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania with additional thirteen offices across Europe, North America, and Asia.