NASDAQ:BELFB

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MA: $19.78
$22.91
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$6.30
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$23.00
Volume79,611 shs
Average Volume58,109 shs
Market Capitalization$212.17 million
P/E Ratio71.58
Dividend Yield1.56%
Beta1.49

Competitors

Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) Vs. CSCO, QCOM, PANW, MSI, FFIV, and CIEN

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

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) and Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) 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, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Dividends

Cisco Systems pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Bel Fuse pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Cisco Systems pays out 50.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cisco Systems has raised its dividend for 7 consecutive years and Bel Fuse has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Cisco Systems is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Volatility and Risk

Cisco Systems has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its stock price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, meaning that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Cisco Systems and Bel Fuse, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cisco Systems0131102.46
Bel Fuse00103.00

Cisco Systems currently has a consensus target price of $50.7391, suggesting a potential downside of 1.48%. Bel Fuse has a consensus target price of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Given Bel Fuse's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Bel Fuse is more favorable than Cisco Systems.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

70.6% of Cisco Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are held by institutional investors. 0.0% of Cisco Systems shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of Bel Fuse shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cisco Systems$49.30 billion4.41$11.21 billion$2.9217.64
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A

Cisco Systems has higher revenue and earnings than Bel Fuse.

Profitability

This table compares Cisco Systems and Bel Fuse's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cisco Systems21.76%32.64%12.94%
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%

Summary

Cisco Systems beats Bel Fuse on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QUALCOMM$23.53 billion6.42$5.20 billion$3.3439.81
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A

QUALCOMM has higher revenue and earnings than Bel Fuse.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for QUALCOMM and Bel Fuse, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QUALCOMM0121612.62
Bel Fuse00103.00

QUALCOMM currently has a consensus target price of $165.68, suggesting a potential upside of 24.60%. Bel Fuse has a consensus target price of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Given QUALCOMM's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe QUALCOMM is more favorable than Bel Fuse.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QUALCOMM22.09%90.74%11.56%
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

74.8% of QUALCOMM shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of QUALCOMM shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of Bel Fuse shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

QUALCOMM has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, suggesting that its share price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

QUALCOMM pays an annual dividend of $2.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Bel Fuse pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. 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. QUALCOMM has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Bel Fuse has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

QUALCOMM beats Bel Fuse on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) and Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Bel Fuse and Palo Alto Networks' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A
Palo Alto Networks$3.41 billion10.07$-267,000,000.00($1.24)-284.52

Bel Fuse has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Palo Alto Networks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Bel Fuse and Palo Alto Networks, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Bel Fuse00103.00
Palo Alto Networks122802.87

Bel Fuse presently has a consensus target price of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Palo Alto Networks has a consensus target price of $382.7879, suggesting a potential upside of 8.50%. Given Bel Fuse's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Bel Fuse is more favorable than Palo Alto Networks.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%
Palo Alto Networks-8.36%-8.66%-1.16%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.8% of Palo Alto Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.4% of Bel Fuse shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Palo Alto Networks shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, meaning that its share price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Palo Alto Networks has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its share price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Bel Fuse beats Palo Alto Networks on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) and Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%
Motorola Solutions10.39%-158.99%11.97%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Bel Fuse and Motorola Solutions, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Bel Fuse00103.00
Motorola Solutions03902.75

Bel Fuse presently has a consensus target price of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Motorola Solutions has a consensus target price of $181.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 3.29%. Given Bel Fuse's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Bel Fuse is more favorable than Motorola Solutions.

Volatility & Risk

Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, indicating that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Motorola Solutions has a beta of 0.74, indicating that its stock price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Bel Fuse and Motorola Solutions' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A
Motorola Solutions$7.89 billion4.02$868 million$7.4425.19

Motorola Solutions has higher revenue and earnings than Bel Fuse.

Dividends

Bel Fuse pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Motorola Solutions pays an annual dividend of $2.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. Motorola Solutions pays out 38.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Bel Fuse has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Motorola Solutions has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.6% of Motorola Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. 5.4% of Bel Fuse shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Motorola Solutions shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Bel Fuse beats Motorola Solutions on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

This table compares F5 Networks and Bel Fuse's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
F5 Networks13.08%19.72%9.33%
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for F5 Networks and Bel Fuse, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
F5 Networks051102.69
Bel Fuse00103.00

F5 Networks presently has a consensus price target of $195.1765, suggesting a potential downside of 6.37%. Bel Fuse has a consensus price target of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Given Bel Fuse's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Bel Fuse is more favorable than F5 Networks.

Volatility & Risk

F5 Networks has a beta of 1.13, indicating that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, indicating that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares F5 Networks and Bel Fuse's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
F5 Networks$2.35 billion5.47$307.44 million$6.6631.30
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A

F5 Networks has higher revenue and earnings than Bel Fuse.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.7% of F5 Networks shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of F5 Networks shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of Bel Fuse 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

F5 Networks beats Bel Fuse on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ciena10.23%17.41%10.25%
Bel Fuse0.62%3.41%1.26%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Ciena and Bel Fuse, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ciena051502.75
Bel Fuse00103.00

Ciena presently has a consensus price target of $59.0278, suggesting a potential upside of 9.62%. Bel Fuse has a consensus price target of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 10.59%. Given Bel Fuse's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Bel Fuse is more favorable than Ciena.

Volatility & Risk

Ciena has a beta of 0.85, indicating that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bel Fuse has a beta of 1.49, indicating that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Ciena and Bel Fuse's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ciena$3.53 billion2.36$361.29 million$2.6520.32
Bel Fuse$492.41 million0.43$-8,740,000.00N/AN/A

Ciena has higher revenue and earnings than Bel Fuse.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

84.0% of Ciena shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Bel Fuse shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Ciena shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.4% of Bel Fuse 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

Ciena beats Bel Fuse on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Bel Fuse 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-113.81Analyst Report
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-6.51Unusual Options Activity
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
ADTRAN logo
ADTN
ADTRAN
1.8$17.19-2.2%$833.46 million$530.06 million-50.56
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
Analyst Report
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
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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