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Volume26,257 shs
Average Volume15,829 shs
Market Capitalization£224.83 million
P/E Ratio17.09
Dividend Yield1.65%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Microgen (LON:MCGN) Vs. EMIS, IDEA, SDL, DOTD, SEE, and IDOX

Should you be buying MCGN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "technical & system software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Microgen, including EMIS Group (EMIS), Ideagen (IDEA), SDL plc (SDL.L) (SDL), dotdigital Group (DOTD), Seeing Machines (SEE), and IDOX (IDOX).

EMIS Group (LON:EMIS) and Microgen (LON:MCGN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for EMIS Group and Microgen, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
EMIS Group0000N/A
Microgen0000N/A

Profitability

This table compares EMIS Group and Microgen's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
EMIS GroupN/AN/AN/A
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares EMIS Group and Microgen's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
EMIS Group£159.45 million4.75N/AGBX 47.6025.13
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09

Microgen is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than EMIS Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

EMIS Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Microgen pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. EMIS Group pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Microgen pays out 0.3% 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.

Summary

EMIS Group beats Microgen on 5 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ideagen (LON:IDEA) and Microgen (LON:MCGN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Ideagen and Microgen, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ideagen00203.00
Microgen0000N/A

Ideagen presently has a consensus target price of GBX 325, indicating a potential upside of 20.82%. Given Ideagen's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Ideagen is more favorable than Microgen.

Dividends

Ideagen pays an annual dividend of GBX 0 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Microgen pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Ideagen pays out 1.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Microgen pays out 0.3% 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. Microgen is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Ideagen and Microgen's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ideagen£58.42 million11.62N/AGBX 0.201,345.00
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09

Microgen is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ideagen, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Ideagen and Microgen's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
IdeagenN/AN/AN/A
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A

SDL plc (SDL.L) (LON:SDL) and Microgen (LON:MCGN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares SDL plc (SDL.L) and Microgen's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SDL plc (SDL.L)N/AN/AN/A
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

SDL plc (SDL.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Microgen pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. SDL plc (SDL.L) pays out 0.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Microgen pays out 0.3% 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 current ratings and target prices for SDL plc (SDL.L) and Microgen, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SDL plc (SDL.L)00103.00
Microgen0000N/A

SDL plc (SDL.L) currently has a consensus target price of GBX 760, suggesting a potential upside of 15.15%. Given SDL plc (SDL.L)'s higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe SDL plc (SDL.L) is more favorable than Microgen.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares SDL plc (SDL.L) and Microgen's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SDL plc (SDL.L)£374.50 million1.63N/AGBX 23.5028.09
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09

Microgen is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than SDL plc (SDL.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

SDL plc (SDL.L) beats Microgen on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

dotdigital Group (LON:DOTD) and Microgen (LON:MCGN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares dotdigital Group and Microgen's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
dotdigital Group£52.56 million11.13N/AGBX 3.6054.56
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09

Microgen is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than dotdigital Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

dotdigital Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.02 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Microgen pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. dotdigital Group pays out 0.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Microgen pays out 0.3% 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. Microgen is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for dotdigital Group and Microgen, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
dotdigital Group00203.00
Microgen0000N/A

dotdigital Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 185, indicating a potential downside of 5.80%. Given dotdigital Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe dotdigital Group is more favorable than Microgen.

Profitability

This table compares dotdigital Group and Microgen's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
dotdigital GroupN/AN/AN/A
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A

Seeing Machines (LON:SEE) and Microgen (LON:MCGN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Seeing Machines and Microgen's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seeing MachinesN/AN/AN/A
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Seeing Machines and Microgen's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seeing Machines£42.32 million9.44N/AGBX (0.60)-17.50
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09

Seeing Machines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Microgen, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Seeing Machines and Microgen, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seeing Machines0000N/A
Microgen0000N/A

Summary

Microgen beats Seeing Machines on 3 of the 4 factors compared between the two stocks.

Microgen (LON:MCGN) and IDOX (LON:IDOX) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Microgen and IDOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MicrogenN/AN/AN/A
IDOXN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Microgen and IDOX's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Microgen£70.29 million3.20N/AGBX 21.5017.09
IDOX£68.02 million4.06N/AGBX 0.30206.67

Microgen is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than IDOX, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Microgen and IDOX, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Microgen0000N/A
IDOX01202.67

IDOX has a consensus target price of GBX 58, suggesting a potential downside of 6.45%. Given IDOX's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe IDOX is more favorable than Microgen.

Summary

IDOX beats Microgen on 4 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.


Microgen Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
EMIS Group logo
EMIS
EMIS Group
1.1$1,196.00+0.7%£762.26 million£159.45 million25.13High Trading Volume
Ideagen logo
IDEA
Ideagen
1.0$269.00+2.6%£696.35 million£58.42 million1,345.00
SDL plc (SDL.L) logo
SDL
SDL plc (SDL.L)
1.4$660.00+0.9%£593.51 million£374.50 million28.09High Trading Volume
dotdigital Group logo
DOTD
dotdigital Group
1.0$196.40+1.9%£573.90 million£52.56 million54.56
Seeing Machines logo
SEE
Seeing Machines
0.4$10.50+1.9%£407.20 million£42.32 million-17.50
IDOX logo
IDOX
IDOX
0.6$62.00+0.2%£276.47 million£68.02 million206.67
WANdisco logo
WAND
WANdisco
0.6$414.46+0.1%£246.92 million£10.53 million-8.60
Eckoh logo
ECK
Eckoh
1.3$66.44+0.7%£167.45 million£30.85 million55.37
Oxford Metrics logo
OMG
Oxford Metrics
0.7$95.38+2.0%£118.21 million£30.30 million73.37
Gresham Technologies logo
GHT
Gresham Technologies
0.5$162.00+1.9%£113.73 million£24.75 million90.00
Netcall logo
NET
Netcall
1.4$68.70+1.0%£101.08 million£26.20 million57.25
Sopheon logo
SPE
Sopheon
0.6$855.00+0.6%£88.22 million£30.00 million85.50
Sanderson Group logo
SND
Sanderson Group
1.0$140.50+0.0%£84.96 million£34.62 million25.09
Spectra Systems logo
SPSY
Spectra Systems
1.2$157.50+0.0%£71.80 million£14.68 million20.19
Intercede Group logo
IGP
Intercede Group
0.8$97.50+1.5%£53.99 million£10.75 million40.63
Velocity Composites logo
VEL
Velocity Composites
0.5$23.36+1.5%£8.34 million£13.56 million-2.69
MOS
Mobile Streams
0.4$0.25+0.4%£5.40 million£541,000.00-1.26
SimiGon logo
SIM
SimiGon
0.4$5.15+6.8%£2.62 million£3.22 million-1.72
EU supply logo
EUSP
EU supply
0.7$18.05+99.7%£52,000.00£5.14 million30.08Gap Up
(ESCH.L) logo
ESCH
(ESCH.L)
0.7N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00
Artilium logo
ARTA
Artilium
0.3$22.80+1,049.1%£0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
EDP
Electronic Data Processing
0.5$90.50+95.2%£0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Gap Up
Value and Indexed Property Income Trust logo
VIP
Value and Indexed Property Income Trust
1.2$209.99+0.2%£0.00£-30,483,000.00-2.56Dividend Announcement
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