NASDAQ:AKTS

Akoustis Technologies Competitors

$8.55
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$8.49
$9.15
50-Day Range
$9.21
$14.08
52-Week Range
$7.00
$19.15
Volume659,613 shs
Average Volume822,185 shs
Market Capitalization$430.70 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.63

Competitors

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) Vs. PLT, NTGR, AUDC, ADTN, CLFD, and DZSI

Should you be buying AKTS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "telephone & telegraph apparatus" are considered alternatives and competitors to Akoustis Technologies, including Plantronics (PLT), NETGEAR (NTGR), AudioCodes (AUDC), ADTRAN (ADTN), Clearfield (CLFD), and DZS (DZSI).

Plantronics (NYSE:PLT) and Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and valuation.

Volatility and Risk

Plantronics has a beta of 1.88, suggesting that its stock price is 88% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

96.0% of Plantronics shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Plantronics shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Plantronics and Akoustis Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Plantronics-53.39%70.65%1.55%
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Plantronics and Akoustis Technologies, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Plantronics01402.80
Akoustis Technologies00503.00

Plantronics presently has a consensus target price of $36.60, indicating a potential downside of 10.51%. Akoustis Technologies has a consensus target price of $17.40, indicating a potential upside of 103.51%. Given Akoustis Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than Plantronics.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Plantronics and Akoustis Technologies' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Plantronics$1.70 billion0.99$-827,180,000.00$1.9920.55
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94

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

Summary

Plantronics beats Akoustis Technologies on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) and NETGEAR (NASDAQ:NTGR) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Akoustis Technologies and NETGEAR's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94
NETGEAR$998.76 million1.15$25.79 million$0.8146.67

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

Volatility and Risk

Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NETGEAR has a beta of 0.88, suggesting that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Akoustis Technologies and NETGEAR, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Akoustis Technologies00503.00
NETGEAR02202.50

Akoustis Technologies currently has a consensus target price of $17.40, suggesting a potential upside of 103.51%. NETGEAR has a consensus target price of $48.25, suggesting a potential upside of 27.65%. Given Akoustis Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than NETGEAR.

Profitability

This table compares Akoustis Technologies and NETGEAR's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%
NETGEAR2.36%4.38%2.84%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.4% of NETGEAR shares are held by institutional investors. 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of NETGEAR shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

NETGEAR beats Akoustis Technologies on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) and AudioCodes (NASDAQ:AUDC) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Akoustis Technologies and AudioCodes' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94
AudioCodes$200.29 million5.13$3.98 million$0.7243.18

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

Volatility and Risk

Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AudioCodes has a beta of 0.53, suggesting that its stock price is 47% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Akoustis Technologies and AudioCodes, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Akoustis Technologies00503.00
AudioCodes02402.67

Akoustis Technologies currently has a consensus target price of $17.40, suggesting a potential upside of 103.51%. AudioCodes has a consensus target price of $40.8333, suggesting a potential upside of 31.34%. Given Akoustis Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than AudioCodes.

Profitability

This table compares Akoustis Technologies and AudioCodes' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%
AudioCodes4.95%20.16%10.41%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 34.6% of AudioCodes shares are held by institutional investors. 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 48.8% of AudioCodes shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

AudioCodes beats Akoustis Technologies on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) and Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.3% of ADTRAN shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 2.5% of ADTRAN shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

ADTRAN has a beta of 1.4, meaning that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for ADTRAN and Akoustis Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ADTRAN00303.00
Akoustis Technologies00503.00

ADTRAN presently has a consensus price target of $21.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 8.90%. Akoustis Technologies has a consensus price target of $17.40, suggesting a potential upside of 103.51%. Given Akoustis Technologies' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than ADTRAN.

Profitability

This table compares ADTRAN and Akoustis Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ADTRAN-3.33%-0.30%-0.21%
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares ADTRAN and Akoustis Technologies' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ADTRAN$530.06 million1.79$-52,980,000.00($0.01)-1,959.00
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94

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

Summary

Akoustis Technologies beats ADTRAN on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Clearfield (NASDAQ:CLFD) and Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) 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 dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Clearfield has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

33.9% of Clearfield shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 18.4% of Clearfield shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Clearfield and Akoustis Technologies' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Clearfield$93.07 million5.25$7.29 million$0.5367.17
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94

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

Profitability

This table compares Clearfield and Akoustis Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Clearfield7.84%9.28%8.18%
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Clearfield and Akoustis Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Clearfield00203.00
Akoustis Technologies00503.00

Clearfield presently has a consensus price target of $36.50, suggesting a potential upside of 2.53%. Akoustis Technologies has a consensus price target of $17.40, suggesting a potential upside of 103.51%. Given Akoustis Technologies' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than Clearfield.

Summary

Clearfield beats Akoustis Technologies on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

DZS (NASDAQ:DZSI) and Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ:AKTS) 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 dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and risk.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares DZS and Akoustis Technologies' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
DZS$306.88 million1.42$-13,460,000.00$0.10161.70
Akoustis Technologies$1.79 million240.61$-36,140,000.00($0.86)-9.94

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

Risk and Volatility

DZS has a beta of 1.32, meaning that its share price is 32% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Akoustis Technologies has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares DZS and Akoustis Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
DZS-6.64%-1.26%-0.51%
Akoustis Technologies-2,077.27%-72.62%-43.18%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for DZS and Akoustis Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
DZS00503.00
Akoustis Technologies00503.00

DZS presently has a consensus price target of $22.90, suggesting a potential upside of 41.62%. Akoustis Technologies has a consensus price target of $17.40, suggesting a potential upside of 103.51%. Given Akoustis Technologies' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Akoustis Technologies is more favorable than DZS.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

26.7% of DZS shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.2% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 66.1% of DZS shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 13.7% of Akoustis Technologies shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

DZS beats Akoustis Technologies on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


Akoustis Technologies Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Plantronics logo
PLT
Plantronics
1.2$40.90-0.2%$1.69 billion$1.70 billion-1.97Upcoming Earnings
NETGEAR logo
NTGR
NETGEAR
1.9$37.80-2.2%$1.15 billion$998.76 million42.96
AudioCodes logo
AUDC
AudioCodes
2.0$31.09-1.8%$1.03 billion$200.29 million103.64Gap Down
ADTRAN logo
ADTN
ADTRAN
1.6$19.59-1.7%$949.82 million$530.06 million-57.62Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Clearfield logo
CLFD
Clearfield
0.8$35.60-9.8%$488.90 million$93.07 million67.17Insider Selling
DZS logo
DZSI
DZS
1.5$16.17-5.8%$434.70 million$306.88 million-17.77
Sunworks logo
SUNW
Sunworks
1.1$8.28-12.6%$223.96 million$59.83 million-5.71Upcoming Earnings
Gap Down
MINM
Zoom Telephonics
0.0$2.97-0.7%$105.20 million$37.61 million-16.49Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Communications Systems logo
JCS
Communications Systems
1.5$6.62-1.7%$62.57 million$50.91 million41.38Analyst Upgrade
ClearOne logo
CLRO
ClearOne
0.7$2.58-8.1%$48.44 million$25.04 million-6.14
Sonim Technologies logo
SONM
Sonim Technologies
1.5$0.60-6.7%$39.69 million$116.25 million-0.49
Mer Telemanagement Solutions logo
MTSL
Mer Telemanagement Solutions
0.6$2.66-4.5%$11.74 million$5.19 million-12.67
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