ETR:SOW

Software Aktiengesellschaft Competitors

€35.76
-0.42 (-1.16 %)
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€35.62
Now: €35.76
€36.42
50-Day Range
€33.30
MA: €35.46
€37.70
52-Week Range
€26.80
Now: €35.76
€44.50
Volume74,704 shs
Average Volume271,805 shs
Market Capitalization$2.65 billion
P/E Ratio27.72
Dividend Yield2.06%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) Vs. BC8, G24, NEM, OSR, VAR1, and DLG

Should you be buying SOW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "computer and technology" are considered alternatives and competitors to Software Aktiengesellschaft, including Bechtle (BC8), Scout24 (G24), Nemetschek (NEM), OSRAM Licht (OSR), Varta (VAR1), and Dialog Semiconductor (DLG).

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) and Bechtle (ETR:BC8) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Bechtle's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72
Bechtle$5.82 billion1.20$192.53 million€4.5836.39

Bechtle has higher revenue and earnings than Software Aktiengesellschaft. Software Aktiengesellschaft is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bechtle, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Software Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Bechtle pays an annual dividend of €1.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays out 58.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Bechtle pays out 29.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Bechtle's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
BechtleN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Software Aktiengesellschaft and Bechtle, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36
Bechtle14402.33

Software Aktiengesellschaft presently has a consensus price target of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Bechtle has a consensus price target of €163.88, indicating a potential downside of 1.75%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than Bechtle.

Summary

Bechtle beats Software Aktiengesellschaft on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) and Scout24 (ETR:G24) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk.

Dividends

Software Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Scout24 pays an annual dividend of €1.82 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays out 58.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Scout24 pays out 7.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Scout24 is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Scout24's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72
Scout24$375.77 million18.02$2.27 billion€23.172.99

Scout24 has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Software Aktiengesellschaft. Scout24 is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Software Aktiengesellschaft, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Scout24's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
Scout24N/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Software Aktiengesellschaft and Scout24, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36
Scout2404602.60

Software Aktiengesellschaft presently has a consensus price target of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Scout24 has a consensus price target of €70.59, indicating a potential upside of 1.98%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than Scout24.

Summary

Scout24 beats Software Aktiengesellschaft on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) and Nemetschek (ETR:NEM) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Software Aktiengesellschaft and Nemetschek, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36
Nemetschek23502.30

Software Aktiengesellschaft presently has a consensus price target of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Nemetschek has a consensus price target of €62.45, indicating a potential upside of 7.71%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than Nemetschek.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Nemetschek's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72
Nemetschek$596.91 million11.22$96.90 million€0.8469.11

Nemetschek has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Software Aktiengesellschaft. Software Aktiengesellschaft is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Nemetschek, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Software Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Nemetschek pays an annual dividend of €0.30 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays out 58.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Nemetschek pays out 35.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Nemetschek's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
NemetschekN/AN/AN/A

OSRAM Licht (ETR:OSR) and Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares OSRAM Licht and Software Aktiengesellschaft's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
OSRAM Licht$3.01 billion1.67$-176,876,981.09(€1.88)-28.35
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72

Software Aktiengesellschaft has lower revenue, but higher earnings than OSRAM Licht. OSRAM Licht is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Software Aktiengesellschaft, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

OSRAM Licht pays an annual dividend of €1.11 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. OSRAM Licht pays out -59.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays out 58.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for OSRAM Licht and Software Aktiengesellschaft, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
OSRAM Licht0000N/A
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36

Software Aktiengesellschaft has a consensus price target of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than OSRAM Licht.

Profitability

This table compares OSRAM Licht and Software Aktiengesellschaft's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
OSRAM LichtN/AN/AN/A
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Software Aktiengesellschaft beats OSRAM Licht on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) and Varta (ETR:VAR1) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Varta's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72
Varta$874.56 million5.50$95.40 million€2.3650.40

Software Aktiengesellschaft has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Varta. Software Aktiengesellschaft is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Varta, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Software Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Varta pays an annual dividend of €2.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Software Aktiengesellschaft pays out 58.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Varta pays out 105.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Software Aktiengesellschaft is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Software Aktiengesellschaft and Varta, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36
Varta53001.38

Software Aktiengesellschaft currently has a consensus target price of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Varta has a consensus target price of €102.57, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than Varta.

Profitability

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Varta's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
VartaN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Software Aktiengesellschaft beats Varta on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Software Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:SOW) and Dialog Semiconductor (ETR:DLG) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Dialog Semiconductor's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Software Aktiengesellschaft$834.85 million3.17$95.43 million€1.2927.72
Dialog Semiconductor$1.38 billion3.34$70.06 million€0.9865.62

Software Aktiengesellschaft has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Dialog Semiconductor. Software Aktiengesellschaft is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Dialog Semiconductor, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Software Aktiengesellschaft and Dialog Semiconductor, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Software Aktiengesellschaft07402.36
Dialog Semiconductor06502.45

Software Aktiengesellschaft currently has a consensus target price of €38.87, indicating a potential upside of 8.70%. Dialog Semiconductor has a consensus target price of €63.14, indicating a potential downside of 2.11%. Given Software Aktiengesellschaft's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Software Aktiengesellschaft is more favorable than Dialog Semiconductor.

Profitability

This table compares Software Aktiengesellschaft and Dialog Semiconductor's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Software AktiengesellschaftN/AN/AN/A
Dialog SemiconductorN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Dialog Semiconductor beats Software Aktiengesellschaft on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.


Software Aktiengesellschaft Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Bechtle logo
BC8
Bechtle
1.2$166.80-1.3%$7.01 billion$5.82 billion36.39
Scout24 logo
G24
Scout24
1.5$69.22-1.2%$6.77 billion$375.77 million2.99Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Nemetschek logo
NEM
Nemetschek
1.1$57.98-0.8%$6.70 billion$596.91 million69.11High Trading Volume
OSR
OSRAM Licht
0.7$53.25-0.4%$5.02 billion$3.01 billion-28.35High Trading Volume
Varta logo
VAR1
Varta
1.1$118.95-2.5%$4.81 billion$874.56 million50.40High Trading Volume
Dialog Semiconductor logo
DLG
Dialog Semiconductor
1.1$64.50-0.1%$4.60 billion$1.38 billion65.62
CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA logo
COP
CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA
1.2$72.35-0.1%$3.89 billion$869.21 million51.68
RKET
Rocket Internet
0.7$23.70-0.1%$3.22 billion$81 million-12.60High Trading Volume
Aixtron logo
AIXA
Aixtron
1.3$19.12-0.3%$2.14 billion$269.25 million61.68News Coverage
Xing logo
O1BC
Xing
0.8$346.00-0.0%$1.94 billion$240.79 million57.67
Cancom logo
COK
Cancom
1.8$48.45-0.5%$1.87 billion$1.66 billion30.28
SMA Solar Technology logo
S92
SMA Solar Technology
1.1$50.40-0.4%$1.75 billion$1.03 billion62.22
Jenoptik logo
JEN
Jenoptik
1.2$26.04-0.6%$1.49 billion$767.20 million35.67
RIB Software logo
RIB
RIB Software
1.0$28.55-1.6%$1.49 billion$254.58 million88.12News Coverage
S&T logo
SANT
S&T
1.6$22.44-0.4%$1.45 billion$1.27 billion26.71
Isra Vision logo
ISR
Isra Vision
0.6$47.40-0.0%$1.04 billion$122.19 million149.06High Trading Volume
ADVA Optical Networking logo
ADV
ADVA Optical Networking
0.9$10.18-1.0%$514.06 million$564.96 million25.45
M5Z
Manz
0.5$58.50-4.1%$453.03 million$242.56 million139.29High Trading Volume
Gap Down
GFT Technologies logo
GFT
GFT Technologies
1.1$16.46-0.4%$433.39 million$444.85 million43.54
HNL
Dr. Hönle
1.5$48.80-2.3%$295.82 million$95.09 million57.89High Trading Volume
HOC
HolidayCheck Group
0.7$2.29-0.9%$200.31 million$17.86 million-1.82High Trading Volume
Wirecard logo
WDI
Wirecard
1.9$0.40-0.0%$49.24 million$2.58 billion0.10
SYV
3D Systems
0.6$9.22-0.0%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
OU1
Absolute Software
0.4N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Gap Down
Capgemini logo
CAP
Capgemini
0.7$151.00-0.6%$0.00N/A0.00
Infineon Technologies logo
IFXA
Infineon Technologies
0.6N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00
OSRAM Licht logo
OSR
OSRAM Licht
0.6$53.25-0.4%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Proximus logo
PROX
Proximus
0.4N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
Prysmian logo
PRY
Prysmian
0.7N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
REY
Reply
0.5N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00
Rocket Internet logo
RKET
Rocket Internet
0.8$23.70-0.1%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Rogers logo
ROG
Rogers
0.7N/AN/A$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
Siltronic logo
WAF
Siltronic
0.8$138.80-0.4%$0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
STMicroelectronics logo
STM
STMicroelectronics
1.1$33.31-0.5%$0.00N/A0.00
Vivendi logo
VIV
Vivendi
1.3$28.25-0.4%$0.00N/A0.00
This page was last updated on 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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