RealReal (REAL) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Comparison

RealReal (NASDAQ:REALGet Free Report) is one of 29 publicly-traded companies in the “Miscellaneous retail” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare RealReal to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and risk.


This table compares RealReal and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
RealReal -30.67% N/A -26.38%
RealReal Competitors -22.15% -42.09% -4.34%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares RealReal and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
RealReal $549.30 million -$168.47 million -2.07
RealReal Competitors $1.94 billion $32.37 million 3.52

RealReal’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than RealReal. RealReal is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for RealReal and its peers, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
RealReal 0 3 2 0 2.40
RealReal Competitors 120 539 458 6 2.31

RealReal presently has a consensus target price of $3.60, suggesting a potential upside of 4.05%. As a group, “Miscellaneous retail” companies have a potential upside of 4.36%. Given RealReal’s peers higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe RealReal has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Risk & Volatility

RealReal has a beta of 2.84, suggesting that its stock price is 184% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, RealReal’s peers have a beta of 1.09, suggesting that their average stock price is 9% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

64.7% of RealReal shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.3% of shares of all “Miscellaneous retail” companies are held by institutional investors. 9.3% of RealReal shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 20.2% of shares of all “Miscellaneous retail” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


RealReal peers beat RealReal on 9 of the 13 factors compared.

About RealReal

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The RealReal, Inc. operates an online marketplace for resale luxury goods in the United State. The company offers various product categories, including women's fashion, men's fashion, jewelry, and watches. It primarily sells products through online marketplace and retail stores. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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