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MA: $125.32
$145.25
52-Week Range
$100.31
Now: $120.16
$173.56
Volume1.57 million shs
Average Volume1.89 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.79 billion
P/E Ratio25.79
Dividend Yield1.16%
Beta0.22

Competitors

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) Vs. CRM, ADBE, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

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

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

74.6% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Citrix 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com12.21%3.99%2.59%
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for salesforce.com and Citrix Systems, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com243322.85
Citrix Systems17612.47

salesforce.com currently has a consensus price target of $256.2353, indicating a potential downside of 0.55%. Citrix Systems has a consensus price target of $152.9333, indicating a potential upside of 27.27%. Given Citrix Systems' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Risk and Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.28, meaning that its share price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, meaning that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares salesforce.com and Citrix Systems' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion13.71$126 million$1.02252.59
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09

Citrix Systems has lower revenue, but higher earnings than salesforce.com. Citrix 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.

Summary

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

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.7% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe31.05%35.84%18.17%
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Adobe and Citrix Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe052302.82
Citrix Systems17612.47

Adobe presently has a consensus price target of $507.9630, suggesting a potential upside of 10.28%. Citrix Systems has a consensus price target of $152.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 27.27%. Given Citrix Systems' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than Adobe.

Volatility and Risk

Adobe has a beta of 1.02, meaning that its share price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, meaning that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$11.17 billion19.78$2.95 billion$6.5670.21
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09

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

Summary

Adobe beats Citrix Systems on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) and Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Volatility & Risk

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, indicating that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Intuit and Citrix Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit23.78%40.79%22.22%
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

85.5% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.1% of Intuit shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Citrix Systems shares are owned 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.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Intuit and Citrix Systems' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion11.71$1.83 billion$6.5652.34
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Intuit and Citrix Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit231302.61
Citrix Systems17612.47

Intuit presently has a consensus price target of $376.0588, suggesting a potential upside of 9.53%. Citrix Systems has a consensus price target of $152.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 27.27%. Given Citrix Systems' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than Intuit.

Dividends

Intuit pays an annual dividend of $2.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Citrix Systems pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Intuit pays out 36.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Citrix Systems pays out 33.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Intuit has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Citrix Systems has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Citrix Systems is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Intuit beats Citrix Systems on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) and Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) 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 analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, indicating that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.42, indicating that its share price is 42% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%
Autodesk10.26%-457.10%7.77%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Citrix Systems and Autodesk's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.23$214.50 million$1.50171.50

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are owned 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Citrix Systems and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Citrix Systems17612.47
Autodesk361502.50

Citrix Systems currently has a consensus target price of $152.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 27.27%. Autodesk has a consensus target price of $245.7391, suggesting a potential downside of 4.47%. Given Citrix Systems' higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than Autodesk.

Summary

Citrix Systems beats Autodesk on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) 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 analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Citrix Systems and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Citrix Systems17612.47
Workday2121812.55

Citrix Systems currently has a consensus target price of $152.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 27.27%. Workday has a consensus target price of $238.5862, suggesting a potential upside of 15.20%. Given Citrix Systems' higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than Workday.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Citrix Systems shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Citrix Systems and Workday's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09
Workday$3.63 billion13.53$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-145.85

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

Risk and Volatility

Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, indicating that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Citrix Systems beats Workday on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) and Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) 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 risk, valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Synopsys and Citrix Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Synopsys001303.00
Citrix Systems17612.47

Synopsys currently has a consensus target price of $219.0769, suggesting a potential upside of 1.42%. Citrix Systems has a consensus target price of $152.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 27.27%. Given Citrix Systems' higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Citrix Systems is more favorable than Synopsys.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% of Citrix Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of Synopsys shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Citrix Systems 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 Synopsys and Citrix Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%
Citrix Systems18.52%391.74%13.02%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Synopsys and Citrix Systems' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Synopsys$3.36 billion9.75$532.37 million$3.4562.61
Citrix Systems$3.01 billion4.91$681.81 million$4.1329.09

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

Volatility and Risk

Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Citrix Systems has a beta of 0.22, indicating that its share price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Citrix Systems beats Synopsys on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Citrix Systems Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.6$257.64-0.2%$234.45 billion$17.10 billion100.64Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.0$460.61-0.5%$220.96 billion$11.17 billion58.01
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.2$343.33-1.3%$89.89 billion$7.68 billion49.61Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$257.25-0.9%$56.41 billion$3.27 billion157.82
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.6$207.10-1.1%$49.08 billion$3.63 billion-110.75Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.4$216.00-1.2%$32.78 billion$3.36 billion53.47
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.8$198.11-0.4%$31.78 billion$2.36 billion-48.20Analyst Report
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$111.25-1.4%$31.03 billion$2.34 billion28.90Increase in Short Interest
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.5$313.42-1.5%$26.92 billion$1.52 billion70.91Decrease in Short Interest
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.0$69.14-1.4%$17.70 billion$4.63 billion36.20Dividend Announcement
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.6$413.52-0.2%$16.68 billion$1.09 billion89.70
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$486.17-0.7%$14.15 billion$1.16 billion63.06
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.6$318.88-0.8%$12.11 billion$1.49 billion33.04Heavy News Reporting
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$42.42-2.6%$11.98 billion$1.82 billion77.13Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.4$129.52-0.1%$10.45 billion$911.38 million-136.34
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.1$118.75-1.2%$9.95 billion$742.31 million-359.85
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.2$132.85-1.3%$8.98 billion$590.18 million40.26Unusual Options Activity
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$22.24-1.2%$6.98 billion$932.53 million247.14
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.5$65.84-0.9%$6.71 billion$988.14 million131.68Insider Selling
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.1$96.66-0.8%$6.14 billion$617.95 million74.35
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.4$32.19-0.2%$3.76 billion$1.26 billion63.12
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.3$56.67-0.0%$3.71 billion$1.30 billion236.13
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$55.16-3.3%$2.73 billion$900.42 million117.36
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.4$220.76-0.6%$2.05 billion$486.33 million1,839.67High Trading Volume
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.7$45.00-0.8%$2.03 billion$442.22 million-249.99
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.3$42.69-0.3%$1.85 billion$250.33 million-24.26Increase in Short Interest
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.3$23.03-1.9%$1.69 billion$891.82 million76.77
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$29.26-2.0%$1.48 billion$325.67 million49.59Increase in Short Interest
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.8$82.87-2.7%$1.12 billion$1.59 billion15.75
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.7$33.94-7.1%$1.05 billion$580.61 million11.02Dividend Announcement
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.3$49.12-0.4%$1.02 billion$310.77 million4,916.92
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$39.65-2.7%$607.28 million$22.99 million-14.31Insider Selling
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
2.1$17.15-0.7%$557.03 million$115.47 million85.75Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.3$4.77-0.2%$226.69 million$240.35 million-21.68Decrease in Short Interest
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$2.92-3.4%$128.79 million$308.75 million-1.13
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$1.00-1.0%$37.56 million$67.15 million-3.85
This page was last updated on 11/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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