Head-To-Head Contrast: J2 Global (NASDAQ:JCOM) vs. DatChat (NASDAQ:DATS)

J2 Global (NASDAQ:JCOM) and DatChat (NASDAQ:DATS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of J2 Global shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.4% of J2 Global shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.


This table compares J2 Global and DatChat’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
J2 Global 12.86% 34.04% 11.70%
DatChat N/A N/A N/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for J2 Global and DatChat, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
J2 Global 0 2 6 0 2.75
DatChat 0 0 0 0 N/A

J2 Global currently has a consensus target price of $132.10, indicating a potential downside of 2.85%. Given J2 Global’s higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe J2 Global is more favorable than DatChat.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares J2 Global and DatChat’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
J2 Global $1.49 billion 4.40 $150.67 million $7.78 17.48
DatChat N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

J2 Global has higher revenue and earnings than DatChat.


J2 Global beats DatChat on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

J2 Global Company Profile

J2 Global, Inc. is an Internet information and services company, which engages in the digital media and cloud services business. The firm operates through the following segments: Fax and Martech; Voice, Backup, Security, and Consumer Privacy and Protection; and Digital Media. The company was founded by Jaye Muller and John F. Rieley in December 1995 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

DatChat Company Profile

DatChat Inc. is a communication software company which gives users the ability to communicate with privacy and protection. DatChat Inc. is based in N.J.

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