Ayr Wellness (OTCMKTS:AYRWF – Get Rating) is one of 52 public companies in the “Medicinals & botanicals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Ayr Wellness to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, valuation, profitability and earnings.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
0.3% of Ayr Wellness shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.1% of shares of all “Medicinals & botanicals” companies are held by institutional investors. 25.2% of shares of all “Medicinals & botanicals” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Ayr Wellness and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio Ayr Wellness $357.61 million -$16.95 million -27.22 Ayr Wellness Competitors $265.50 million -$63.33 million -9.19 Ayr Wellness has higher revenue and earnings than its rivals. Ayr Wellness is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that