TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) and (OTCMKTS:TGLO) are both business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares TransUnion and’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
TransUnion $2.66 billion 6.19 $346.90 million $2.55 34.13 N/A N/A -$210,000.00 N/A N/A

TransUnion has higher revenue and earnings than

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for TransUnion and, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TransUnion 0 3 8 0 2.73 0 0 0 0 N/A

TransUnion presently has a consensus price target of $92.78, suggesting a potential upside of 6.59%. Given TransUnion’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe TransUnion is more favorable than


This table compares TransUnion and’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TransUnion 12.71% 24.01% 7.44% N/A N/A -332.74%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

97.6% of TransUnion shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of TransUnion shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 72.3% of shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

TransUnion has a beta of 1.19, meaning that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, has a beta of 5.04, meaning that its share price is 404% more volatile than the S&P 500.


TransUnion beats on 8 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

About TransUnion

TransUnion provides risk and information solutions. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Information Services (USIS), International, and Consumer Interactive. The USIS segment provides consumer reports, risk scores, and analytical and decisioning services for businesses. These businesses use its services to acquire new customers; assess consumer ability to pay for services; identify cross-selling opportunities; measure and manage debt portfolio risk; collect debt; verify consumer identities; and investigate potential fraud. This segment serves various verticals, including financial service, insurance, healthcare, collection, property management, public sector, and other markets. The International segment offers credit reports, analytics, decision services, and other value-added risk management services; and consumer services, which enable consumers to manage their personal finances. This segment serves customers in financial services, insurance, automotive, collections, and communications industries through direct and indirect channels. The Consumer Interactive segment provides credit reports and scores, credit monitoring, fraud protection and resolution, and financial management solutions that enable consumers to manage their personal finances and take precautions against identity theft. This segment offers its products through online and mobile interfaces, as well as through direct and indirect channels. The company serves customers in approximately 30 countries and territories, including North America, Latin America, the United Kingdom, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and India. The company was formerly known as TransUnion Holding Company, Inc. and changed its name to TransUnion in March 2015. TransUnion was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

About, inc. does not have significant operations. Previously, the company operated as an online community with registered members and users in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Dallas, Texas. As of December 31, 2017,, inc. operates as a subsidiary of Delfin Midstream LLC.

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