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Wise (WISE) Competitors

GBX 804.50
-2.00 (-0.25%)
(As of 05:39 AM ET)

WISE vs. SCT, CCC, FDM, FDP, RCN, KCT, IBPO, ECK, NASA, and SSY

Should you be buying Wise stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Wise include Softcat (SCT), Computacenter (CCC), FDM Group (FDM), FD Technologies (FDP), Redcentric (RCN), Kin and Carta (KCT), iEnergizer (IBPO), Eckoh (ECK), Nasstar (NASA), and Scisys Group (SSY). These companies are all part of the "information technology services" industry.

Wise vs.

Softcat (LON:SCT) and Wise (LON:WISE) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, community ranking, dividends, profitability, media sentiment, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Softcat£940.05M3.64£113.23M£0.563,062.50
Wise£1.20B6.86£217.30M£0.213,840.48

41.7% of Softcat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 22.1% of Wise shares are owned by institutional investors. 37.9% of Softcat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 28.6% of Wise shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Softcat presently has a consensus price target of GBX 1,393.33, suggesting a potential downside of 18.76%. Wise has a consensus price target of GBX 896.20, suggesting a potential upside of 11.12%. Given Softcat's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Wise is more favorable than Softcat.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Softcat
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40
Wise
2 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.17

In the previous week, Wise had 23 more articles in the media than Softcat. MarketBeat recorded 24 mentions for Wise and 1 mentions for Softcat. Softcat's average media sentiment score of 0.42 beat Wise's score of 0.00 indicating that Wise is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Softcat
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Wise
5 Very Positive mention(s)
11 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
2 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Wise has a net margin of 18.05% compared to Wise's net margin of 12.04%. Wise's return on equity of 50.40% beat Softcat's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Softcat12.04% 50.40% 13.64%
Wise 18.05%36.28%1.63%

Softcat received 291 more outperform votes than Wise when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 71.15% of users gave Softcat an outperform vote while only 17.24% of users gave Wise an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SoftcatOutperform Votes
296
71.15%
Underperform Votes
120
28.85%
WiseOutperform Votes
5
17.24%
Underperform Votes
24
82.76%

Softcat has a beta of 0.71, indicating that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Wise has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its stock price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Wise beats Softcat on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding WISE and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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WISE vs. The Competition

MetricWiseInformation Technology Services IndustryComputer SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£8.23B£3.30B£20.63B£1.53B
Dividend YieldN/A3.02%2.73%8.26%
P/E Ratio3,840.48235.68259.921,804.47
Price / Sales6.8692.36524.78317,103.64
Price / Cash18.3518.5629.4134.57
Price / Book11.205.567.172.80
Net Income£217.30M£130.23M£613.28M£174.89M
7 Day Performance1.51%-0.28%-0.42%4.57%
1 Month Performance2.22%3.87%3.13%4.06%
1 Year Performance49.08%7.12%28.53%14.30%

Wise Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SCT
Softcat
0.1044 of 5 stars
GBX 1,715
flat
GBX 1,393.33
-18.8%
+29.4%£3.43B£940.05M3,062.502,315News Coverage
CCC
Computacenter
1.7237 of 5 stars
GBX 2,842
+1.1%
GBX 3,625
+27.6%
+21.5%£3.24B£6.92B1,642.7720,022
FDM
FDM Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 441.50
flat
N/A-33.9%£481.63M£333.98M1,193.245,637Gap Down
FDP
FD Technologies
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1,352
-2.7%
N/A-26.4%£380.86M£291.10M-3,380.002,800Gap Down
RCN
Redcentric
0 of 5 stars
GBX 152
+12.8%
N/A+19.2%£240.57M£162.14M-7,600.00638Dividend Cut
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
KCT
Kin and Carta
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£224.56M£192.01M-1,178.181,822
IBPO
iEnergizer
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£113.70M£288.19M199.33N/AGap Down
ECK
Eckoh
0 of 5 stars
GBX 36.99
0.0%
N/A0.0%£107.43M£38M3,699.00188News Coverage
NASA
Nasstar
0 of 5 stars
GBX 12.75
-87.7%
N/AN/A£78.62M£25.97M-56.25181Gap Down
SSY
Scisys Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 253
flat
N/A+0.0%£75.14M£59.06M180.71650

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This page (LON:WISE) was last updated on 5/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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