NASDAQ:ADTN

ADTRAN Competitors

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$17.02
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$17.60
50-Day Range
$16.10
MA: $17.62
$19.23
52-Week Range
$8.87
Now: $17.19
$19.41
Volume211,304 shs
Average Volume288,846 shs
Market Capitalization$833.46 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.05%
Beta1.4

Competitors

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) Vs. CSCO, QCOM, PANW, MSI, FFIV, and CIEN

Should you be buying ADTN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "communications equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to ADTRAN, including Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Motorola Solutions (MSI), F5 Networks (FFIV), and Ciena (CIEN).

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for ADTRAN and Cisco Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
Cisco Systems0121102.48

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. Cisco Systems has a consensus target price of $50.7391, suggesting a potential downside of 1.48%. Given ADTRAN's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe ADTRAN is more favorable than Cisco Systems.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares ADTRAN and Cisco Systems' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
Cisco Systems$49.30 billion4.41$11.21 billion$2.9217.64

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

Risk and Volatility

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, indicating that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cisco Systems has a beta of 0.95, indicating that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and Cisco Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
Cisco Systems21.76%32.64%12.94%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.6% of Cisco Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.0% of Cisco Systems shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

ADTRAN pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Cisco Systems pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. ADTRAN pays out -3,600.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cisco Systems pays out 50.7% 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. ADTRAN has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Cisco Systems has raised its dividend for 7 consecutive years. Cisco Systems is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Cisco Systems beats ADTRAN on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for ADTRAN and QUALCOMM, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
QUALCOMM0121612.62

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. QUALCOMM has a consensus target price of $165.68, suggesting a potential upside of 24.60%. Given QUALCOMM's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe QUALCOMM is more favorable than ADTRAN.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares ADTRAN and QUALCOMM's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
QUALCOMM$23.53 billion6.42$5.20 billion$3.3439.81

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

Volatility and Risk

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, meaning that its stock price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, QUALCOMM has a beta of 1.34, meaning that its stock price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and QUALCOMM's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
QUALCOMM22.09%90.74%11.56%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.8% of QUALCOMM shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of QUALCOMM shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

ADTRAN pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. QUALCOMM pays an annual dividend of $2.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. ADTRAN pays out -3,600.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. QUALCOMM pays out 77.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. ADTRAN has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and QUALCOMM has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. ADTRAN is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

QUALCOMM beats ADTRAN on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for ADTRAN and Palo Alto Networks, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
Palo Alto Networks122802.87

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. Palo Alto Networks has a consensus target price of $381.3030, suggesting a potential upside of 8.08%. Given ADTRAN's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe ADTRAN is more favorable than Palo Alto Networks.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares ADTRAN and Palo Alto Networks' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
Palo Alto Networks$3.41 billion10.07$-267,000,000.00($1.24)-284.52

ADTRAN has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Palo Alto Networks. ADTRAN is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Palo Alto Networks, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Palo Alto Networks has a beta of 1.5, suggesting that its share price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and Palo Alto Networks' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
Palo Alto Networks-8.36%-8.66%-1.16%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.8% of Palo Alto Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Palo Alto Networks shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

ADTRAN beats Palo Alto Networks on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for ADTRAN and Motorola Solutions, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
Motorola Solutions03902.75

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. Motorola Solutions has a consensus target price of $181.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 3.29%. Given ADTRAN's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe ADTRAN is more favorable than Motorola Solutions.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares ADTRAN and Motorola Solutions' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
Motorola Solutions$7.89 billion4.02$868 million$7.4425.19

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

Volatility and Risk

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, meaning that its stock price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Motorola Solutions has a beta of 0.74, meaning that its stock price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and Motorola Solutions' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
Motorola Solutions10.39%-158.99%11.97%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.6% of Motorola Solutions shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Motorola Solutions shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

ADTRAN pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Motorola Solutions pays an annual dividend of $2.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. ADTRAN pays out -3,600.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Motorola Solutions pays out 38.2% 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. ADTRAN has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Motorola Solutions has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. ADTRAN is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for ADTRAN and F5 Networks, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
F5 Networks051102.69

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. F5 Networks has a consensus target price of $195.1765, suggesting a potential downside of 6.37%. Given ADTRAN's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe ADTRAN is more favorable than F5 Networks.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares ADTRAN and F5 Networks' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
F5 Networks$2.35 billion5.47$307.44 million$6.6631.30

F5 Networks has higher revenue and earnings than ADTRAN. ADTRAN is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than F5 Networks, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, F5 Networks has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and F5 Networks' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
F5 Networks13.08%19.72%9.33%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.7% of F5 Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of F5 Networks shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

F5 Networks beats ADTRAN on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for ADTRAN and Ciena, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
Ciena051502.75

ADTRAN currently has a consensus target price of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 24.10%. Ciena has a consensus target price of $59.0278, suggesting a potential upside of 9.62%. Given ADTRAN's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe ADTRAN is more favorable than Ciena.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.57$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,719.00
Ciena$3.53 billion2.36$361.29 million$2.6520.32

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

Risk and Volatility

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ciena has a beta of 0.85, suggesting that its share price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and Ciena's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
Ciena10.23%17.41%10.25%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.0% of Ciena shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Ciena shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Ciena beats ADTRAN on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


ADTRAN Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Cisco Systems logo
CSCO
Cisco Systems
2.4$51.50-0.8%$217.42 billion$49.30 billion20.93Analyst Report
QUALCOMM logo
QCOM
QUALCOMM
2.5$132.97-2.4%$151.05 billion$23.53 billion29.35Upcoming Earnings
Palo Alto Networks logo
PANW
Palo Alto Networks
1.6$352.81-1.1%$34.31 billion$3.41 billion-113.81
Motorola Solutions logo
MSI
Motorola Solutions
2.2$187.43-0.5%$31.74 billion$7.89 billion41.93
F5 Networks logo
FFIV
F5 Networks
1.7$208.46-0.5%$12.85 billion$2.35 billion41.53Upcoming Earnings
Ciena logo
CIEN
Ciena
1.9$53.85-2.0%$8.35 billion$3.53 billion23.21
Juniper Networks logo
JNPR
Juniper Networks
1.9$25.07-2.0%$8.20 billion$4.45 billion21.61Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Viasat logo
VSAT
Viasat
1.6$47.56-0.3%$3.26 billion$2.31 billion-2,378.00
Calix logo
CALX
Calix
1.2$43.52-1.3%$2.74 billion$424.33 million310.86Upcoming Earnings
EchoStar logo
SATS
EchoStar
1.6$24.01-0.1%$2.25 billion$1.89 billion-24.75
InterDigital logo
IDCC
InterDigital
2.3$71.67-1.7%$2.21 billion$318.92 million37.33
Infinera logo
INFN
Infinera
1.2$9.37-1.2%$1.92 billion$1.30 billion-6.51
Plantronics logo
PLT
Plantronics
1.2$38.86-0.2%$1.60 billion$1.70 billion-1.88Analyst Upgrade
Unusual Options Activity
Extreme Networks logo
EXTR
Extreme Networks
1.5$9.58-0.6%$1.19 billion$948.02 million-11.68Upcoming Earnings
Ribbon Communications logo
RBBN
Ribbon Communications
1.6$7.91-1.8%$1.17 billion$563.11 million-4.79Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
NETGEAR logo
NTGR
NETGEAR
1.9$36.63-3.3%$1.13 billion$998.76 million41.63Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Gap Up
Harmonic logo
HLIT
Harmonic
1.4$7.67-0.7%$773.50 million$402.87 million-19.67
Comtech Telecommunications logo
CMTL
Comtech Telecommunications
2.3$24.26-0.9%$632.07 million$616.72 million-7.20Ex-Dividend
Digi International logo
DGII
Digi International
1.8$17.64-1.5%$524.07 million$279.27 million60.83
CalAmp logo
CAMP
CalAmp
1.5$11.04-0.5%$386.79 million$366.11 million-3.64Earnings Announcement
News Coverage
Aviat Networks logo
AVNW
Aviat Networks
1.1$29.30-1.8%$327.11 million$238.64 million26.64
KVH Industries logo
KVHI
KVH Industries
1.1$13.44-0.2%$247.70 million$157.89 million-17.23
Bel Fuse logo
BELFB
Bel Fuse
1.3$17.18-4.8%$212.17 million$492.41 million71.58
PCTEL logo
PCTI
PCTEL
2.1$6.59-0.8%$122.04 million$90.62 million34.69
Aware logo
AWRE
Aware
0.5$3.38-2.7%$72.65 million$12.20 million-5.37Upcoming Earnings
TESSCO Technologies logo
TESS
TESSCO Technologies
1.0$7.77-1.4%$68.59 million$540.30 million-2.77News Coverage
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