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Auction Technology Group (ATG) Competitors

GBX 473.50
-2.50 (-0.53%)
(As of 11:46 AM ET)

ATG vs. KNOS, PRSM, KAPE, GBG, TRST, LTG, ALFA, IMO, NCC, and BIG

Should you be buying Auction Technology Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Auction Technology Group include Kainos Group (KNOS), Blue Prism Group (PRSM), Kape Technologies (KAPE), GB Group (GBG), Trustpilot Group (TRST), Learning Technologies Group (LTG), Alfa Financial Software (ALFA), IMImobile (IMO), NCC Group (NCC), and Big Technologies (BIG). These companies are all part of the "software - application" industry.

Auction Technology Group vs.

Kainos Group (LON:KNOS) and Auction Technology Group (LON:ATG) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, media sentiment and community ranking.

Kainos Group has higher revenue and earnings than Auction Technology Group. Kainos Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Auction Technology Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kainos Group£382.39M3.46£48.72M£0.392,697.44
Auction Technology Group£140.45M4.10£9.41M£0.085,918.75

Kainos Group has a beta of 0.71, suggesting that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Auction Technology Group has a beta of 1.35, suggesting that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

46.3% of Kainos Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.8% of Auction Technology Group shares are held by institutional investors. 37.5% of Kainos Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.6% of Auction Technology Group shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Kainos Group has a net margin of 12.74% compared to Kainos Group's net margin of 6.70%. Auction Technology Group's return on equity of 34.05% beat Kainos Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kainos Group12.74% 34.05% 14.45%
Auction Technology Group 6.70%1.60%1.78%

Kainos Group received 222 more outperform votes than Auction Technology Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 72.02% of users gave Kainos Group an outperform vote while only 68.97% of users gave Auction Technology Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Kainos GroupOutperform Votes
242
72.02%
Underperform Votes
94
27.98%
Auction Technology GroupOutperform Votes
20
68.97%
Underperform Votes
9
31.03%

In the previous week, Auction Technology Group had 4 more articles in the media than Kainos Group. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Auction Technology Group and 1 mentions for Kainos Group. Auction Technology Group's average media sentiment score of 0.59 beat Kainos Group's score of 0.01 indicating that Kainos Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Kainos Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Auction Technology Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Kainos Group currently has a consensus price target of GBX 1,165, indicating a potential upside of 10.32%. Auction Technology Group has a consensus price target of GBX 599.67, indicating a potential upside of 27.85%. Given Kainos Group's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Auction Technology Group is more favorable than Kainos Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kainos Group
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Auction Technology Group
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33

Summary

Kainos Group beats Auction Technology Group on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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ATG vs. The Competition

MetricAuction Technology GroupSoftware IndustryComputer SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£576.44M£2.27B£22.11B£1.41B
Dividend YieldN/A2.98%2.66%11.84%
P/E Ratio5,918.75852.28234.171,700.76
Price / Sales4.104,580.74569.00297,120.23
Price / Cash16.9118.0031.7332.76
Price / Book0.8812.656.942.78
Net Income£9.41M£7.35M£622.43M£166.71M
7 Day Performance-0.73%1.57%3.45%64.02%
1 Month Performance-16.19%1.42%4.85%65.00%
1 Year Performance-35.84%58.40%12.88%86.48%

Auction Technology Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
KNOS
Kainos Group
0.7028 of 5 stars
0.70 / 5 stars
GBX 1,052
-2.0%
GBX 1,165
+10.7%
-17.9%£1.32B£382.39M2,697.443,028High Trading Volume
PRSM
Blue Prism Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 1,274
flat
N/A+0.0%£1.24B£167.30M-23.681,025High Trading Volume
KAPE
Kape Technologies
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 285
+0.7%
N/AN/A£1.22B£623.48M1,900.00850Gap Down
GBG
GB Group
0.2271 of 5 stars
0.23 / 5 stars
GBX 339.40
-1.7%
GBX 356.67
+5.1%
+37.3%£857.32M£277.35M-491.881,183High Trading Volume
TRST
Trustpilot Group
0.4304 of 5 stars
0.43 / 5 stars
GBX 203.50
-2.4%
GBX 225
+10.6%
+184.2%£844.91M£176.36M20,350.00900High Trading Volume
LTG
Learning Technologies Group
3.0176 of 5 stars
3.02 / 5 stars
GBX 85.80
-1.6%
GBX 107.50
+25.3%
+4.4%£678.56M£562.31M2,145.005,001Positive News
High Trading Volume
ALFA
Alfa Financial Software
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 182.80
+1.6%
N/A+19.2%£539.66M£102M2,285.00475High Trading Volume
IMO
IMImobile
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 594
+0.3%
N/AN/A£490.40M£164.04M123.751,100News Coverage
NCC
NCC Group
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
GBX 147.80
-2.0%
N/A+47.9%£463.34M£317M-2,956.002,200News Coverage
High Trading Volume
BIG
Big Technologies
1.0987 of 5 stars
1.10 / 5 stars
GBX 143
+0.7%
GBX 345
+141.3%
-45.4%£412.57M£55.22M2,383.33300

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This page (LON:ATG) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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