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Clearfield (CLFD) Competitors

$37.53
+0.21 (+0.56%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

CLFD vs. AVYA, INFN, NTGR, ADTN, AUDC, DZSI, SONM, FKWL, CLRO, and AKTS

Should you be buying Clearfield stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Clearfield include Avaya (AVYA), Infinera (INFN), NETGEAR (NTGR), ADTRAN (ADTN), AudioCodes (AUDC), DZS (DZSI), Sonim Technologies (SONM), Franklin Wireless (FKWL), ClearOne (CLRO), and Akoustis Technologies (AKTS).

Clearfield vs.

Avaya (NYSE:AVYA) and Clearfield (NASDAQ:CLFD) 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, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, community ranking, media sentiment, valuation and risk.

Clearfield has a consensus price target of $43.50, indicating a potential upside of 15.91%.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Avaya
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Clearfield
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75

Clearfield has a net margin of -1.79% compared to Clearfield's net margin of -53.11%. Clearfield's return on equity of 32.42% beat Avaya's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Avaya-53.11% 32.42% 2.21%
Clearfield -1.79%-1.08%-0.95%

Avaya has a beta of 1.38, suggesting that its stock price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Clearfield has a beta of 1.36, suggesting that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Clearfield had 3 more articles in the media than Avaya. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Clearfield and 0 mentions for Avaya. Avaya's average media sentiment score of 0.62 beat Clearfield's score of -0.16 indicating that Clearfield is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Avaya Neutral
Clearfield Positive

Clearfield received 77 more outperform votes than Avaya when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.67% of users gave Avaya an outperform vote while only 60.37% of users gave Clearfield an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
AvayaOutperform Votes
220
65.67%
Underperform Votes
115
34.33%
ClearfieldOutperform Votes
297
60.37%
Underperform Votes
195
39.63%

75.8% of Avaya shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.7% of Clearfield shares are held by institutional investors. 2.5% of Avaya shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.0% of Clearfield 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.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Avaya$2.97B0.00-$13M-$17.02N/A
Clearfield$268.72M1.99$32.53M-$0.25-150.12

Summary

Clearfield beats Avaya on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding CLFD and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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CLFD vs. The Competition

MetricClearfieldTelephone & telegraph apparatus IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$534.05M$1.05B$22.77B$8.43B
Dividend YieldN/A3.64%2.71%4.09%
P/E Ratio-150.126.69208.3914.21
Price / Sales1.990.95542.0169.41
Price / Cash16.2417.8030.5330.94
Price / Book1.827.086.534.19
Net Income$32.53M$853,333.33$630.24M$216.41M
7 Day Performance-3.67%-0.49%-0.24%-1.22%
1 Month Performance1.96%-3.02%-2.09%-3.89%
1 Year Performance-20.55%-16.40%12.27%-0.29%

Clearfield Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AVYA
Avaya
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A$24.89M$2.97B-0.028,063Gap Up
INFN
Infinera
0.7247 of 5 stars
$5.23
-0.2%
$7.32
+40.0%
+9.8%$1.23B$1.61B-15.383,389
NTGR
NETGEAR
1.8081 of 5 stars
$14.55
-2.4%
$15.00
+3.1%
+0.0%$423.41M$740.84M-3.78635
ADTN
ADTRAN
2.0748 of 5 stars
$5.03
-0.8%
$7.67
+52.4%
-48.6%$397.97M$1.15B-0.733,227News Coverage
AUDC
AudioCodes
4.3843 of 5 stars
$10.00
-0.5%
$12.00
+20.0%
+7.1%$303.20M$244.38M27.78950Positive News
DZSI
DZS
0.8631 of 5 stars
$1.45
+2.8%
$6.50
+348.3%
-67.4%$45.18M$375.69M-0.82765Upcoming Earnings
SONM
Sonim Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$0.81
+9.8%
N/A-32.3%$37.84M$93.63M-10.1267News Coverage
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
FKWL
Franklin Wireless
0 of 5 stars
$3.09
+1.3%
N/AN/A$36.40M$45.95M-9.9769Gap Down
High Trading Volume
CLRO
ClearOne
0 of 5 stars
$0.72
-18.6%
N/A-21.2%$17.26M$18.70M-10.2982
AKTS
Akoustis Technologies
1.1157 of 5 stars
$0.13
-5.4%
$1.92
+1,347.6%
-96.0%$13.06M$27.12M-0.13222Gap Down

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This page (NASDAQ:CLFD) was last updated on 6/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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