Reviewing TETRA Technologies (NYSE:TTI) and Osage Exploration and Development (OTCMKTS:OEDVQ)

TETRA Technologies (NYSE:TTIGet Free Report) and Osage Exploration and Development (OTCMKTS:OEDVQGet Free Report) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for TETRA Technologies and Osage Exploration and Development, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TETRA Technologies 0 0 3 0 3.00
Osage Exploration and Development 0 0 0 0 N/A

TETRA Technologies currently has a consensus target price of $7.00, indicating a potential upside of 99.71%.

Profitability

This table compares TETRA Technologies and Osage Exploration and Development’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TETRA Technologies 3.27% 25.42% 7.60%
Osage Exploration and Development N/A N/A N/A

Risk & Volatility

TETRA Technologies has a beta of 2.04, meaning that its share price is 104% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Osage Exploration and Development has a beta of 1.16, meaning that its share price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

70.2% of TETRA Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.8% of TETRA Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares TETRA Technologies and Osage Exploration and Development’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
TETRA Technologies $626.26 million 0.73 $25.78 million $0.16 21.91
Osage Exploration and Development N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

TETRA Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Osage Exploration and Development.

Summary

TETRA Technologies beats Osage Exploration and Development on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About TETRA Technologies

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TETRA Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy services and solutions company. It operates through two segments, Completion Fluids & Products Division and Water & Flowback Services. The Completion Fluids & Products segment manufactures and markets clear brine fluids, additives, and associated products and services to the oil and gas industry for use in well drilling, completion, and workover operations in the United States, as well as in Latin America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. This segment also markets liquid and dry calcium chloride products; and TETRA PureFlow ultra-pure zinc bromide to battery technology companies. The Water & Flowback Services segment provides water management services for onshore oil and gas operators. This segment also offers frac flowback, production well testing, and other associated services in oil and gas producing regions in the United States, as well as in various basins in Latin America, Africa, Europe, and the Middle East. TETRA Technologies, Inc. was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

About Osage Exploration and Development

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Osage Exploration & Development, Inc. is an exploration and production company, which interests in oil and gas wells and prospects. It is focused on the Horizontal Mississippian and Woodford plays in Oklahoma. The company was founded on February 24, 2003 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

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