NASDAQ:AXON

Axon Enterprise Competitors

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Volume610,083 shs
Average Volume588,780 shs
Market Capitalization$8.71 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.21

Competitors

Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) Vs. MSFT, ORCL, NOW, VMW, FTNT, and PFPT

Should you be buying AXON stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "systems software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Axon Enterprise, including Microsoft (MSFT), Oracle (ORCL), ServiceNow (NOW), VMware (VMW), Fortinet (FTNT), and Proofpoint (PFPT).

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

69.0% of Microsoft shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. 0.1% of Microsoft shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Microsoft and Axon Enterprise's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Microsoft$143.02 billion13.30$44.28 billion$5.7643.83
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41

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

Risk & Volatility

Microsoft has a beta of 0.83, indicating that its stock price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, indicating that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Microsoft and Axon Enterprise, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Microsoft023012.97
Axon Enterprise01402.80

Microsoft presently has a consensus price target of $287.9567, suggesting a potential upside of 14.06%. Axon Enterprise has a consensus price target of $183.50, suggesting a potential upside of 36.19%. Given Axon Enterprise's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than Microsoft.

Profitability

This table compares Microsoft and Axon Enterprise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Microsoft32.28%40.74%16.23%
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%

Summary

Microsoft beats Axon Enterprise on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) and Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) are both technology services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.5% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are held 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.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Axon Enterprise and Oracle's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41
Oracle$39.07 billion5.93$10.14 billion$3.4623.24

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

Risk and Volatility

Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Axon Enterprise and Oracle, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Axon Enterprise01402.80
Oracle1171002.32

Axon Enterprise presently has a consensus target price of $183.50, indicating a potential upside of 36.19%. Oracle has a consensus target price of $71.36, indicating a potential downside of 11.24%. Given Axon Enterprise's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than Oracle.

Profitability

This table compares Axon Enterprise and Oracle's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Summary

Oracle beats Axon Enterprise on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) are both technology services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Axon Enterprise and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%
ServiceNow16.60%9.79%3.53%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Axon Enterprise and ServiceNow, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Axon Enterprise01402.80
ServiceNow022712.97

Axon Enterprise presently has a consensus target price of $183.50, indicating a potential upside of 36.19%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $607.8929, indicating a potential upside of 25.72%. Given Axon Enterprise's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Axon Enterprise and ServiceNow's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41
ServiceNow$3.46 billion27.59$626.70 million$0.65743.86

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.2% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of ServiceNow shares are held 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.

Risk and Volatility

Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.14, suggesting that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ServiceNow beats Axon Enterprise on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

VMware (NYSE:VMW) and Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares VMware and Axon Enterprise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
VMware13.75%27.10%7.58%
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for VMware and Axon Enterprise, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
VMware0111102.50
Axon Enterprise01402.80

VMware currently has a consensus target price of $173.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.87%. Axon Enterprise has a consensus target price of $183.50, suggesting a potential upside of 36.19%. Given Axon Enterprise's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than VMware.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares VMware and Axon Enterprise's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
VMware$10.81 billion6.34$6.41 billion$4.5136.23
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

16.9% of VMware shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. 28.5% of VMware shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

VMware has a beta of 0.87, suggesting that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

VMware beats Axon Enterprise on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fortinet (NASDAQ:FTNT) and Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Fortinet and Axon Enterprise's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fortinet$2.16 billion16.04$326.50 million$1.91110.87
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41

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

Volatility and Risk

Fortinet has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

67.8% of Fortinet shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. 17.2% of Fortinet shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Fortinet and Axon Enterprise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fortinet18.50%48.30%10.74%
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Fortinet and Axon Enterprise, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fortinet391002.32
Axon Enterprise01402.80

Fortinet currently has a consensus target price of $182.90, suggesting a potential downside of 13.63%. Axon Enterprise has a consensus target price of $183.50, suggesting a potential upside of 36.19%. Given Axon Enterprise's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than Fortinet.

Summary

Fortinet beats Axon Enterprise on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Proofpoint (NASDAQ:PFPT) and Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Proofpoint and Axon Enterprise's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Proofpoint$888.19 million11.13$-130,260,000.00($0.72)-239.38
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-65.41

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

Risk and Volatility

Proofpoint has a beta of 1.25, indicating that its stock price is 25% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, indicating that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

92.8% of Proofpoint shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Proofpoint shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Proofpoint and Axon Enterprise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Proofpoint-15.46%-6.63%-1.63%
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Proofpoint and Axon Enterprise, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Proofpoint012802.40
Axon Enterprise01402.80

Proofpoint currently has a consensus price target of $158.0714, suggesting a potential downside of 8.28%. Axon Enterprise has a consensus price target of $183.50, suggesting a potential upside of 36.19%. Given Axon Enterprise's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than Proofpoint.

Summary

Proofpoint beats Axon Enterprise on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Axon Enterprise Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Microsoft logo
MSFT
Microsoft
2.8$252.46+1.1%$1.90 trillion$143.02 billion40.79Analyst Report
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
2.1$80.40+0.8%$231.84 billion$39.07 billion24.36Analyst Downgrade
ServiceNow logo
NOW
ServiceNow
2.3$483.51+0.5%$95.47 billion$3.46 billion136.97Analyst Report
Gap Up
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.1$163.41+0.7%$68.51 billion$10.81 billion43.46Insider Selling
Fortinet logo
FTNT
Fortinet
1.6$211.77+2.5%$34.59 billion$2.16 billion78.72Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Proofpoint logo
PFPT
Proofpoint
1.6$172.35+0.3%$9.89 billion$888.19 million-62.67High Trading Volume
C3.ai logo
AI
C3.ai
1.0$56.35+0.0%$5.69 billionN/A0.00Gap Up
Qualys logo
QLYS
Qualys
1.5$97.93+0.3%$3.84 billion$321.61 million45.34Analyst Report
News Coverage
Commvault Systems logo
CVLT
Commvault Systems
1.5$68.15+0.9%$3.20 billion$670.89 million-103.26Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Progress Software logo
PRGS
Progress Software
1.8$44.17+0.8%$1.94 billion$413.30 million25.24
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