Ameriprise Financial Inc. (AMP) and THL Credit Inc. (NASDAQ:TCRD) Comparison side by side

Both Ameriprise Financial Inc. (NYSE:AMP) and THL Credit Inc. (NASDAQ:TCRD) are Asset Management companies, competing one another. We will compare their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Ameriprise Financial Inc. 12.92B 1.35 2.10B 14.20 9.19
THL Credit Inc. 66.94M 3.24 10.60M -0.18 0.00

Table 1 showcases the top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation of Ameriprise Financial Inc. and THL Credit Inc.


Table 2 shows us Ameriprise Financial Inc. and THL Credit Inc.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ameriprise Financial Inc. 16.25% 30.2% 1.2%
THL Credit Inc. -15.84% 0% 0%


Ameriprise Financial Inc. dividend pay is $3.53 per share with 2.82% dividend yield annually. THL Credit Inc. has an annual dividend pay of $1.08 per share while its annual dividend yield is 16.07%.

Analyst Recommendations

Ameriprise Financial Inc. and THL Credit Inc. Recommendations and Ratings are available on the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ameriprise Financial Inc. 0 0 3 3.00
THL Credit Inc. 0 0 0 0.00

$157 is Ameriprise Financial Inc.’s consensus price target while its potential upside is 21.66%.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Institutional investors owned 83.9% of Ameriprise Financial Inc. shares and 40.14% of THL Credit Inc. shares. 0.4% are Ameriprise Financial Inc.’s share owned by insiders. Competitively, 0.55% are THL Credit Inc.’s share owned by insiders.


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)
Ameriprise Financial Inc. -1.02% 3.15% -1.32% -9.19% -15.01% 25.12%
THL Credit Inc. -6.24% 0% -3.49% -19.09% -17.15% 13.65%

For the past year Ameriprise Financial Inc.’s stock price has bigger growth than THL Credit Inc.


Ameriprise Financial Inc. beats on 12 of the 13 factors THL Credit Inc.

Ameriprise Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services to individual and institutional clients in the United States and internationally. The companyÂ’s Advice & Wealth Management segment provides financial planning and advice, as well as full-service brokerage services primarily to retail clients through its advisors. Its Asset Management segment offers investment management and advice, and investment products to retail, high net worth, and institutional clients through unaffiliated third party financial institutions and institutional sales force. This segmentÂ’s products include U.S. mutual funds and their non-U.S. equivalents, exchange-traded funds, variable product funds underlying insurance, and annuity separate accounts; and institutional asset management products, such as traditional asset classes, separately managed accounts, individually managed accounts, collateralized loan obligations, hedge funds, collective funds, and property funds. The companyÂ’s Annuities segment provides variable and fixed annuity products to individual clients through affiliated and unaffiliated advisors, and financial institutions. Its Protection segment offers various products to address the protection and risk management needs of retail clients, including life, disability income, and property casualty insurance through advisors and affinity relationships. The company was formerly known as American Express Financial Corporation and changed its name to Ameriprise Financial, Inc. in September 2005. Ameriprise Financial, Inc. was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

THL Credit, Inc. is a business development company specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. The fund seeks to invest in debt and equity securities of middle market companies. It seeks to invest in PIPES, growth, acquisition, market or product expansion, recapitalization, mature, and change of control transactions in both sponsored and unsponsored issuers. The fund does not intend to invest in start-up companies, operationally distressed situations, or companies with speculative business plans. The fund invests primarily in debt securities, including unsecured subordinated or mezzanine debt and second lien secured debt, which may include an associated equity component such as warrants, preferred stock, options to buy minority interest, and other similar securities. Its investments may also include high-yield bonds, private equity investments, securities of public companies that are broadly traded, and securities of non-United States companies. It seeks to invest in outsourced business services, healthcare, financials, retailing, media, and consumer discretionary. The fund may make direct equity investments, including equity investments into or through funds, and also selectively invest in syndicated first lien secured loans, including unitranche investments. It seeks to invest between $10 million and $25 million of capital per transaction in companies with annual revenues ranging from $25 million to $500 million and annual EBITDA between $5 million and $25 million. The fund prefers to be a lead or sole investor in a transaction.