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Cadence Design Systems Competitors

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MA: $106.98
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$118.22
Volume2.16 million shs
Average Volume1.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.39 billion
P/E Ratio31.02
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.1

Competitors

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

Should you be buying CDNS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "application software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Cadence Design Systems, including Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intuit (INTU), Autodesk (ADSK), Workday (WDAY), and Synopsys (SNPS).

Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) and Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Adobe and Cadence Design Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe052402.83
Cadence Design Systems02802.80

Adobe presently has a consensus target price of $510.1786, indicating a potential upside of 3.15%. Cadence Design Systems has a consensus target price of $114.90, indicating a potential upside of 2.03%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Adobe is more favorable than Cadence Design Systems.

Profitability

This table compares Adobe and Cadence Design Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe31.05%35.84%18.17%
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

84.0% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Adobe and Cadence Design Systems' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$11.17 billion21.19$2.95 billion$6.5675.24
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90

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

Volatility and Risk

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, suggesting that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Adobe beats Cadence Design Systems on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) and salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Cadence Design Systems and salesforce.com, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cadence Design Systems02802.80
salesforce.com233322.88

Cadence Design Systems presently has a consensus price target of $114.90, suggesting a potential upside of 2.03%. salesforce.com has a consensus price target of $244.3824, suggesting a potential downside of 4.53%. Given Cadence Design Systems' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Cadence Design Systems is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and salesforce.com's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90
salesforce.com$17.10 billion13.62$126 million$1.02250.95

Cadence Design Systems has higher earnings, but lower revenue than salesforce.com. Cadence Design Systems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than salesforce.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, salesforce.com has a beta of 1.27, suggesting that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and salesforce.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%
salesforce.com12.21%3.99%2.59%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned 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

salesforce.com beats Cadence Design Systems on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) and Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) are both large-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, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and earnings.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.5% of Intuit shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.1% of Intuit shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Cadence Design Systems and Intuit, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cadence Design Systems02802.80
Intuit231302.61

Cadence Design Systems presently has a consensus target price of $114.90, indicating a potential upside of 2.03%. Intuit has a consensus target price of $366.5882, indicating a potential upside of 9.59%. Given Intuit's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Intuit is more favorable than Cadence Design Systems.

Profitability

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Intuit's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%
Intuit23.78%40.79%22.22%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Intuit's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90
Intuit$7.68 billion11.40$1.83 billion$6.5650.99

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

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) and Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and risk.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.6% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Cadence Design Systems and Autodesk, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cadence Design Systems02802.80
Autodesk341502.55

Cadence Design Systems presently has a consensus price target of $114.90, indicating a potential upside of 2.03%. Autodesk has a consensus price target of $241.8095, indicating a potential downside of 6.04%. Given Cadence Design Systems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Cadence Design Systems is more favorable than Autodesk.

Profitability

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Autodesk's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%
Autodesk10.26%-457.10%7.77%

Volatility and Risk

Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.51, suggesting that its share price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Autodesk's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.23$214.50 million$1.50171.56

Cadence Design Systems has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Autodesk. Cadence Design Systems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Autodesk, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats Autodesk on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Volatility & Risk

Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.56, suggesting that its share price is 56% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday 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.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Workday's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90
Workday$3.63 billion14.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-158.17

Cadence Design Systems has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Workday. Workday is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cadence Design Systems, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Cadence Design Systems and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cadence Design Systems02802.80
Workday2121912.56

Cadence Design Systems currently has a consensus target price of $114.90, indicating a potential upside of 2.03%. Workday has a consensus target price of $238.20, indicating a potential upside of 6.14%. Given Workday's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Workday is more favorable than Cadence Design Systems.

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats Workday on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) and Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Synopsys and Cadence Design Systems' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.63
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion13.44$988.98 million$3.5331.90

Cadence Design Systems has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Synopsys. Cadence Design Systems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Synopsys, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.1, indicating that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Synopsys and Cadence Design Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%
Cadence Design Systems41.74%50.84%29.49%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Synopsys and Cadence Design Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Synopsys001303.00
Cadence Design Systems02802.80

Synopsys presently has a consensus target price of $216.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 4.25%. Cadence Design Systems has a consensus target price of $114.90, suggesting a potential upside of 2.03%. Given Cadence Design Systems' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Cadence Design Systems is more favorable than Synopsys.

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats Synopsys on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Cadence Design Systems Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.5$493.56-0.2%$237.26 billion$11.17 billion62.16
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.5$255.97-0.4%$232.93 billion$17.10 billion99.99Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.0$334.51-0.2%$87.58 billion$7.68 billion48.34Increase in Short Interest
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.6$257.34-1.0%$56.43 billion$3.27 billion157.88Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.3$224.60-0.1%$53.19 billion$3.63 billion-120.11Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.5$226.41-0.9%$34.36 billion$3.36 billion56.04
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.5$211.55-2.1%$33.93 billion$2.36 billion-51.47Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.0$331.96-1.3%$28.48 billion$1.52 billion72.32Decrease in Short Interest
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
1.8$136.72-1.4%$16.89 billion$3.01 billion23.09Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
1.9$64.33-0.3%$16.57 billion$4.63 billion33.68Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.2$396.25-0.5%$15.95 billion$1.09 billion85.95
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$333.30-0.2%$12.66 billion$1.49 billion34.54Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.3$434.81-0.5%$12.61 billion$1.16 billion56.40Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.5$129.27-0.0%$10.40 billion$911.38 million-136.07Upcoming Earnings
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$34.07-0.6%$9.62 billion$1.82 billion61.95
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
0.8$131.85-0.1%$8.91 billion$590.18 million39.95
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.3$103.69-0.3%$8.66 billion$742.31 million-314.21Decrease in Short Interest
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$21.58-0.3%$6.74 billion$932.53 million239.80Upcoming Earnings
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.1$97.54-2.4%$6.20 billion$617.95 million73.34Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.4$59.38-0.1%$6.05 billion$988.14 million118.76
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.5$30.88-2.0%$3.59 billion$1.26 billion47.51Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.4$52.33-0.4%$3.42 billion$1.30 billion218.04Decrease in Short Interest
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$58.24-0.3%$2.89 billion$900.42 million126.61Upcoming Earnings
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.5$42.13-0.7%$1.88 billion$442.22 million-191.50
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.4$23.42-0.6%$1.70 billion$891.82 million195.17
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
0.9$170.20-3.6%$1.64 billion$486.33 million67.01Analyst Upgrade
High Trading Volume
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.6$34.02-1.2%$1.47 billion$250.33 million-19.33
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.3$29.03-1.7%$1.47 billion$325.67 million49.20High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.8$73.56-5.1%$996.96 million$1.59 billion13.98
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.6$43.57-0.7%$901.73 million$310.77 million4,361.36
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.8$19.15-0.3%$591.98 million$580.61 million6.49
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
2.1$15.04-0.0%$488.50 million$115.47 million65.39Heavy News Reporting
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
1.6$29.78-0.8%$376.93 million$22.99 million-10.87Upcoming Earnings
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.4$4.03-2.5%$189.73 million$240.35 million-18.32
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.07-1.0%$140.41 million$308.75 million-1.19
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$0.82-1.2%$30.79 million$67.15 million-3.15
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