Comparison Articles

AAON (AAON) versus Graham Corporation (GHM) Financial Comparison

AAON (NASDAQ: AAON) and Graham Corporation (NYSE:GHM) are both small-cap construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitabiliy and valuation. Profitability This table compares AAON and Graham Corporation’s net margins, return on equity and return […]

Asterias Biotherapeutics (AST) and Organovo Holdings (ONVO) Head-To-Head Contrast

Asterias Biotherapeutics (NYSE: AST) and Organovo Holdings (NASDAQ:ONVO) are both small-cap healthcare companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitabiliy, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Asterias Biotherapeutics and Organovo Holdings’ gross revenue, earnings […]

Reviewing Knoll (NYSE:KNL) and Cott Corporation (COT)

Knoll (NYSE: KNL) and Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) are both business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitabiliy, risk, earnings and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Knoll has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is […]

Reviewing Hibbett Sports (HIBB) & Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings (NASDAQ:SPWH)

Hibbett Sports (NASDAQ: HIBB) and Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings (NASDAQ:SPWH) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Hibbett Sports and Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings’ revenue, […]

Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) vs. Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) Financial Analysis

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ: LOPE) and Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ:LINC) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitabiliy, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Profitability This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Lincoln Educational Services […]

Financial Comparison: Gentex Corporation (GNTX) vs. Accuride (NYSE:ACW)

Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX) and Accuride (NYSE:ACW) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitabiliy, earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership and risk. Dividends Gentex Corporation pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Financial Survey: Aratana Therapeutics (PETX) versus Zoetis (ZTS)

Aratana Therapeutics (NASDAQ: PETX) and Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Aratana Therapeutics and […]

CBRE Group (CBG) and SouFun Holdings Limited (NYSE:SFUN) Head to Head Survey

CBRE Group (NYSE: CBG) and SouFun Holdings Limited (NYSE:SFUN) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, earnings, dividends, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations. Institutional and Insider Ownership 96.1% of CBRE Group shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Autodesk (ADSK) & Electronic Arts (EA) Head to Head Analysis

Autodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK) and Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, risk and profitabiliy. Institutional & Insider Ownership 97.4% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Reviewing Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR) and Air Lease Corporation (AL)

Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) and Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, profitabiliy, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Dividends Aircastle Limited pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and has a […]

Analyzing Shutterfly (SFLY) and Kirkland’s (KIRK)

Shutterfly (NASDAQ: SFLY) and Kirkland’s (NASDAQ:KIRK) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, profitabiliy, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Risk & Volatility Shutterfly has a beta of 0.85, meaning that its stock price […]

Head to Head Review: Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC) versus Dominion Diamond Corp (HWD)

Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE: DDC) and Dominion Diamond Corp (NYSE:HWD) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitabiliy, earnings, risk, institutional ownership and valuation. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Dominion Diamond Corporation and Dominion Diamond […]

Analyzing PDF Solutions (PDFS) and Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ:ACLS)

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ: PDFS) and Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ:ACLS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, dividends and earnings. Profitability This table compares PDF Solutions and Axcelis Technologies’ net margins, return […]

Head to Head Review: Sun Bancorp (NASDAQ:SNBC) versus 1st United Bancorp Inc (Florida) (FUBC)

Sun Bancorp (NASDAQ: SNBC) and 1st United Bancorp Inc (Florida) (NASDAQ:FUBC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. Dividends Sun Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and […]

Service Corporation International (SCI) versus Weight Watchers International (WTW) Critical Review

Service Corporation International (NYSE: SCI) and Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW) are both mid-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, profitabiliy, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends. Risk and Volatility Service Corporation International has a beta of 0.93, […]

Head-To-Head Contrast: Chegg (CHGG) versus China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:DL)

Chegg (NYSE: CHGG) and China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:DL) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitabiliy, earnings and valuation. Insider and Institutional Ownership 77.4% of Chegg shares are held […]

Reviewing E.W. Scripps Company (The) (SSP) & Discovery Communications (DISCA)

E.W. Scripps Company (The) (NYSE: SSP) and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitabiliy, dividends, valuation, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations. Valuation and Earnings This table compares E.W. Scripps Company (The) and Discovery […]

Contrasting A V Homes (NASDAQ:AVHI) & Invitation Home (INVH)

A V Homes (NASDAQ: AVHI) and Invitation Home (NYSE:INVH) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitabiliy and risk. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings for A V Homes and […]

Reviewing Viacom (VIAB) and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB) and World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitabiliy, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Viacom and World Wrestling Entertainment’s net margins, return on equity […]

Head to Head Review: AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI) & MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG)

AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ: AFSI) and MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitabiliy, risk, earnings and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk AmTrust Financial Services has a beta of 1.15, meaning […]

Zulily (ZU) and Groupon (GRPN) Head-To-Head Review

Zulily (NASDAQ: ZU) and Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends. Profitability This table compares Zulily and Groupon’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Financial Comparison: HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) vs. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE: HFC) and Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership and profitabiliy. Valuation & Earnings This table compares HollyFrontier Corporation and Chevron Corporation’s gross revenue, earnings […]

Audience (ADNC) versus ARRIS International PLC (ARRS) Head-To-Head Survey

Audience (NASDAQ: ADNC) and ARRIS International PLC (NASDAQ:ARRS) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitabiliy, risk and dividends. Insider and Institutional Ownership 87.3% of ARRIS International PLC shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Reviewing CRA International,Inc. (CRAI) & RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC)

CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAI) and RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitabiliy, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk. Institutional & Insider Ownership 85.6% of CRA International,Inc. shares are held by institutional […]

Head to Head Analysis: IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones (IRS) & Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT)

IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones (NYSE: IRS) and Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones and Wal-Mart Stores’ net margins, […]

Comparing Universal Electronics (UEIC) & Nortek (NTK)

Universal Electronics (NASDAQ: UEIC) and Nortek (NASDAQ:NTK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, profitabiliy, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation. Profitability This table compares Universal Electronics and Nortek’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Spire (SR) and Northwest Natural Gas (NYSE:NWN) Financial Contrast

Spire (NYSE: SR) and Northwest Natural Gas (NYSE:NWN) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitabiliy, dividends, risk and earnings. Dividends Spire pays an annual dividend of $2.10 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Contrasting Heska Corporation (HSKA) & IDEXX Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX)

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA) and IDEXX Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX) are both medical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and dividends. Profitability This table compares Heska Corporation and IDEXX Laboratories’ net margins, return on equity and […]

Head-To-Head Analysis: Blount International (NYSE:BLT) versus Kennametal (KMT)

Blount International (NYSE: BLT) and Kennametal (NYSE:KMT) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends and profitabiliy. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Blount International and Kennametal, […]

Critical Comparison: ShoreTel (SHOR) versus magicJack VocalTec (CALL)

ShoreTel (NASDAQ: SHOR) and magicJack VocalTec (NASDAQ:CALL) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitabiliy, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Profitability This table compares ShoreTel and magicJack VocalTec’s net margins, return on equity […]

Financial Analysis: Lexmark International (NYSE:LXK) versus EMC (EMC)

Lexmark International (NYSE: LXK) and EMC (NYSE:EMC) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitabiliy, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Dividends Lexmark International pays an annual dividend of $1.44 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Ashland Global Holdings (ASH) and Tronox (TROX) Financial Comparison

Ashland Global Holdings (NYSE: ASH) and Tronox (OTCMKTS:TROX) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations. Insider & Institutional Ownership 89.4% of Ashland Global Holdings shares are held by institutional […]

Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) vs. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH) Critical Comparison

Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE: RCL) and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ:NCLH) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Risk and Volatility Royal Caribbean Cruises has a beta of […]

Forward Air Corporation (FWRD) versus United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) Head to Head Comparison

Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) and United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitabiliy, valuation and dividends. Volatility & Risk Forward Air Corporation has a beta of 1.07, indicating that […]

Analyzing Interpace Diagnostics Group (IDXG) & Cintas Corporation (CTAS)

Interpace Diagnostics Group (NASDAQ: IDXG) and Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation and earnings. Insider & Institutional Ownership 1.4% of Interpace Diagnostics Group shares are held by institutional […]

Head to Head Review: Universal Technical Institute (UTI) vs. New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU)

Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI) and New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitabiliy. Volatility & Risk Universal Technical Institute has a beta […]

Contrasting MasTec (MTZ) & MYR Group (MYRG)

MasTec (NYSE: MTZ) and MYR Group (NASDAQ:MYRG) are both construction companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitabiliy, dividends, earnings and risk. Profitability This table compares MasTec and MYR Group’s net margins, return on equity and return on […]

Analyzing Nuance Communications (NUAN) & EnerNOC (NASDAQ:ENOC)

Nuance Communications (NASDAQ: NUAN) and EnerNOC (NASDAQ:ENOC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitabiliy. Profitability This table compares Nuance Communications and EnerNOC’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) versus DaVita HealthCare Partners (DVA) Critical Review

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE: LH) and DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE:DVA) are both large-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, profitabiliy, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 91.1% of Laboratory Corporation of America […]

Head to Head Review: Embraer-Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica (ERJ) vs. Textron (TXT)

Embraer-Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica (NYSE: ERJ) and Textron (NYSE:TXT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Embraer-Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica and Textron’s top-line […]

Carmike Cinemas (NASDAQ:CKEC) & Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Head-To-Head Analysis

Carmike Cinemas (NASDAQ: CKEC) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, dividends and profitabiliy. Risk & Volatility Carmike Cinemas has a beta of 1.76, […]

Head to Head Survey: Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV) & StoneMor Partners L.P. (STON)

Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV) and StoneMor Partners L.P. (NYSE:STON) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, dividends and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 84.9% of Carriage Services shares are held by […]

RBC Bearings (NASDAQ:ROLL) and NN (NNBR) Financial Comparison

RBC Bearings (NASDAQ: ROLL) and NN (NASDAQ:NNBR) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitabiliy, valuation and earnings. Insider & Institutional Ownership 99.6% of RBC Bearings shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Head-To-Head Review: Sparton Corporation (SPA) vs. Coherent (COHR)

Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) and Coherent (NASDAQ:COHR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitabiliy, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Sparton […]

Reviewing Natera (NTRA) and Lantheus Holdings (LNTH)

Natera (NASDAQ: NTRA) and Lantheus Holdings (NASDAQ:LNTH) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Natera and […]

Contrasting AT&T (NYSE:T) & BlackBerry (RIMM)

AT&T (NYSE: T) and BlackBerry (NASDAQ:RIMM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitabiliy, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for AT&T and BlackBerry, […]

Critical Comparison: Halyard Health (HYH) vs. DENTSPLY SIRONA (NASDAQ:XRAY)

Halyard Health (NYSE: HYH) and DENTSPLY SIRONA (NASDAQ:XRAY) are both medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitabiliy. Institutional & Insider Ownership 91.4% of Halyard Health shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Comparing Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) & Select Income REIT (SIR)

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) and Select Income REIT (NASDAQ:SIR) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitabiliy and dividends. Profitability This table compares Federal Realty Investment Trust and Select Income […]

Analyzing Century Communities (CCS) and Lyon William Homes (WLH)

Century Communities (NYSE: CCS) and Lyon William Homes (NYSE:WLH) are both small-cap construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, profitabiliy, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Century Communities and Lyon William Homes’ top-line […]

Reviewing Salem Media Group (SALM) and Pandora Media (P)

Salem Media Group (NASDAQ: SALM) and Pandora Media (NYSE:P) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitabiliy, valuation, earnings and dividends. Profitability This table compares Salem Media Group and Pandora Media’s net margins, return […]