Africa Petroleum (OTCMKTS: AOIFF) and China Oil Services Field (OTCMKTS: CHOLY) are two small oil / energy companies, but is an excellent investment? We compare both businesses based on risk strength, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, and institutional ownership.
This table compares the net margin of the oil services of Africa Africa and the oil field of China, return on capital and return on assets.
|Net margins||Return on equity||Return on assets|
|Africa Oil||N / A||-5.10%||-4.95%|
|China Oilfield Services||-0.59%||-0.33%||-0.16%|
Volatility and risk
Comparatively, China Oilfield Services has a beta of 1.07, which implies that its share price is 7% more volatile than S & P 500.
China's oil services pay an annual dividend of $ 0.15 per share and have a dividend yield of 0.8%. Africa Oil does not pay dividends. China's oil services pay 750.0% of its profits in dividends, suggesting that it will not have enough profits to cover its dividend payment in the future.
Profits and appreciation
This table compares the gross income of Africa Oil and China Oilfield Services, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross income||Price / sales ratio||Net income||Earnings per share||Price / Earnings Ratio|
|Africa Oil||N / A||N / A||– $ 4.53 million||N / A||N / A|
|China Oilfield Services||$ 2.57 billion||0.63||$ 4.89 million||$ 0.02||889.50|
China's oil services have higher revenues and profits than Africa Oil.
This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Africa Oil and Oilfield Services China, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell ratings||Hold ratings||Buy ratings||Strong buying ratings||Rating rating|
|China Oilfield Services||0||0||1||0||3.00|
China Oilfield Services beats Africa Oil on 5 out of 8 factors compared to two stocks.
About Africa Oil
Africa Oil Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an oil and gas development and development company in Kenya and Ethiopia. He holds interests mainly in the fracture basin of East Africa. The company was previously known as Canmex Minerals Corporation and changed its name to Africa Petroleum Corp. in August 2007. Africa Petroleum Corp. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
On China Oilfield Services
China Oilfield Services Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated offshore oil services in China and worldwide. The company operates through four sectors: drilling services, good services, marine support services and geophysical survey services. The field of drilling services provides drilling, modular rigs, drilling facilities and drilling drilling services. As of December 31, 2017, a total of 43 drilling facilities operated and managed, including 32 high-rise drilling facilities and 11 underground drilling facilities; 3 accommodation accommodations; And 5 modules and rigs. The field of well services offers land and shore drilling services, including logging, drilling and completion fluids, directional drilling, cement, good completion and work, stimulation and more. The Marine Support Services Sector holds and operates marine vessels that provide services to offshore oil, gas field exploration, development, construction and production. This section also offers anchor handling for various water level, towing of drilling rigs / engineering bolts, lifting oil, marine transport, standby, firefighting, rescue, oil spill assistance, and other marine support services. It operates and manages about 130 vessels, including AHTS tools, platform supply tools, and oil field waiting tools. The geophysical sector and the survey provides seismic acquisition at sea, offshore geological survey, seismic data processing and interpretation and underwater engineering services. It owns five Wrapping Tools and Seismic Hire, one professional tool and professional tool source tool, two submarine cable team, five integrated marine measuring tools, and two support tools. China Oilfield Services Limited also carries bonds. The company is based in Beijing, China. China Oilfield Services Limited is a subsidiary of China National Offshore Oil Corporation.
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