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CommScope (COMM) Competitors

$1.29
-0.11 (-7.86%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)

COMM vs. CMTL, LORL, HLIT, PL, AVNW, GILT, CRNT, BKSY, SATL, and KVHI

Should you be buying CommScope stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of CommScope include Comtech Telecommunications (CMTL), Loral Space & Communications Inc. (LORL), Harmonic (HLIT), Planet Labs PBC (PL), Aviat Networks (AVNW), Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT), Ceragon Networks (CRNT), BlackSky Technology (BKSY), Satellogic (SATL), and KVH Industries (KVHI).

CommScope vs.

CommScope (NASDAQ:COMM) and Comtech Telecommunications (NASDAQ:CMTL) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, community ranking, dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation and institutional ownership.

CommScope received 284 more outperform votes than Comtech Telecommunications when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.67% of users gave CommScope an outperform vote while only 57.38% of users gave Comtech Telecommunications an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CommScopeOutperform Votes
560
66.67%
Underperform Votes
280
33.33%
Comtech TelecommunicationsOutperform Votes
276
57.38%
Underperform Votes
205
42.62%

Comtech Telecommunications has a net margin of -4.02% compared to CommScope's net margin of -30.88%. Comtech Telecommunications' return on equity of -0.25% beat CommScope's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CommScope-30.88% -1.75% 0.46%
Comtech Telecommunications -4.02%-0.25%-0.11%

CommScope has a beta of 2.07, suggesting that its share price is 107% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Comtech Telecommunications has a beta of 1.65, suggesting that its share price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
CommScope$5.79B0.05-$1.45B-$8.85-0.15
Comtech Telecommunications$549.99M0.11-$26.90M-$1.70-1.25

88.0% of CommScope shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of CommScope shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of Comtech Telecommunications shares are held by company 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.

CommScope presently has a consensus price target of $4.02, indicating a potential upside of 211.63%. Comtech Telecommunications has a consensus price target of $12.25, indicating a potential upside of 477.83%. Given Comtech Telecommunications' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Comtech Telecommunications is more favorable than CommScope.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CommScope
2 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.71
Comtech Telecommunications
1 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

In the previous week, Comtech Telecommunications had 2 more articles in the media than CommScope. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Comtech Telecommunications and 4 mentions for CommScope. CommScope's average media sentiment score of 1.82 beat Comtech Telecommunications' score of 0.30 indicating that CommScope is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
CommScope
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
Comtech Telecommunications
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Comtech Telecommunications beats CommScope on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding COMM 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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COMM vs. The Competition

MetricCommScopeRadio & t.v. communications equipment IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$273.84M$12.30B$22.50B$8.41B
Dividend YieldN/A2.01%2.70%4.04%
P/E Ratio-0.159.98235.8516.44
Price / Sales0.0510.12554.1079.00
Price / Cash0.4613.2431.1431.24
Price / Book-0.095.606.564.22
Net Income-$1.45B$153.45M$629.45M$216.24M
7 Day Performance-20.37%-4.21%-0.51%-0.47%
1 Month Performance12.17%-6.25%-1.46%-2.38%
1 Year Performance-73.89%-26.33%11.26%2.11%

CommScope Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CMTL
Comtech Telecommunications
3.4428 of 5 stars
$2.07
-2.8%
$12.25
+491.8%
-74.9%$58.93M$549.99M-1.221,718Gap Down
LORL
Loral Space & Communications Inc.
0 of 5 stars
$41.52
flat
N/A+0.0%$889.77MN/A11.28429Analyst Forecast
HLIT
Harmonic
4.0794 of 5 stars
$11.23
-0.3%
$17.20
+53.2%
-38.0%$1.26B$607.91M18.721,359Positive News
PL
Planet Labs PBC
3.1981 of 5 stars
$2.01
-2.9%
$4.39
+118.3%
-46.8%$584.15M$220.70M-4.191,180Gap Down
AVNW
Aviat Networks
3.451 of 5 stars
$29.91
-1.6%
$54.67
+82.8%
-10.7%$375.67M$346.59M26.47685Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
GILT
Gilat Satellite Networks
2.9398 of 5 stars
$5.27
+0.4%
$8.50
+61.3%
-10.6%$300.50M$266.09M12.851,183Short Interest ↓
CRNT
Ceragon Networks
2.7397 of 5 stars
$2.55
+1.2%
$5.25
+105.9%
+20.6%$217.82M$347.18M51.011,407Gap Down
BKSY
BlackSky Technology
0.7178 of 5 stars
$1.04
-2.8%
$2.63
+152.4%
-45.1%$152.70M$94.49M-2.74279Gap Down
SATL
Satellogic
0 of 5 stars
$1.10
-1.8%
N/A-41.9%$99.42M$10.07M0.00274Short Interest ↓
KVHI
KVH Industries
2.3341 of 5 stars
$4.85
-3.2%
$7.00
+44.3%
-49.7%$95.62M$127.50M-5.05325News Coverage

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This page (NASDAQ:COMM) was last updated on 6/15/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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