NASDAQ:GDS

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52-Week Range
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Volume251,948 shs
Average Volume1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.75 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.03

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) Vs. TTD, YNDX, APP, WIX, FDS, and WB

Should you be buying GDS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "computer programming, data processing, & other computer related" are considered alternatives and competitors to GDS, including The Trade Desk (TTD), Yandex (YNDX), AppLovin (APP), Wix.com (WIX), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), and Weibo (WB).

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) and The Trade Desk (NASDAQ:TTD) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

GDS has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Trade Desk has a beta of 2.51, suggesting that its share price is 151% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for GDS and The Trade Desk, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GDS02602.75
The Trade Desk051402.74

GDS presently has a consensus target price of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. The Trade Desk has a consensus target price of $79.5158, indicating a potential downside of 0.85%. Given GDS's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than The Trade Desk.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares GDS and The Trade Desk's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83
The Trade Desk$836.03 million45.85$242.32 million$0.46175.13

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

Profitability

This table compares GDS and The Trade Desk's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%
The Trade Desk26.91%25.57%10.09%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

55.4% of GDS shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.1% of The Trade Desk shares are held by institutional investors. 10.7% of The Trade Desk shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Trade Desk beats GDS on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) and Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

GDS has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Yandex has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for GDS and Yandex, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GDS02602.75
Yandex02602.75

GDS presently has a consensus target price of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. Yandex has a consensus target price of $71.4286, indicating a potential upside of 1.90%. Given GDS's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than Yandex.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares GDS and Yandex's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83
Yandex$2.96 billion8.36$345.30 million$0.8186.11

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

Profitability

This table compares GDS and Yandex's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%
Yandex5.79%5.32%3.51%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

55.4% of GDS shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 66.2% of Yandex shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Yandex beats GDS on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) and AppLovin (NYSE:APP) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and institutional ownership.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for GDS and AppLovin, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GDS02602.75
AppLovin111002.75

GDS presently has a consensus target price of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. AppLovin has a consensus target price of $76.2727, indicating a potential upside of 21.74%. Given GDS's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than AppLovin.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares GDS and AppLovin's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83
AppLovin$1.45 billion15.69$-125,190,000.00N/AN/A

GDS has higher earnings, but lower revenue than AppLovin.

Profitability

This table compares GDS and AppLovin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%
AppLovinN/AN/AN/A

Insider & Institutional Ownership

55.4% of GDS shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of AppLovin shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

AppLovin beats GDS on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) and Wix.com (NASDAQ:WIX) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

55.4% of GDS shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.6% of Wix.com shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for GDS and Wix.com, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GDS02602.75
Wix.com021302.87

GDS presently has a consensus target price of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. Wix.com has a consensus target price of $324.00, indicating a potential upside of 7.71%. Given GDS's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than Wix.com.

Risk and Volatility

GDS has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Wix.com has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares GDS and Wix.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%
Wix.com-27.78%-87.95%-12.56%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares GDS and Wix.com's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83
Wix.com$988.76 million17.07$-165,150,000.00($3.15)-95.65

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

Summary

Wix.com beats GDS on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) and GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

87.9% of FactSet Research Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 55.4% of GDS shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of FactSet Research Systems shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for FactSet Research Systems and GDS, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
FactSet Research Systems53101.56
GDS02602.75

FactSet Research Systems presently has a consensus price target of $314.8750, indicating a potential downside of 8.75%. GDS has a consensus price target of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. Given GDS's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than FactSet Research Systems.

Risk & Volatility

FactSet Research Systems has a beta of 0.79, meaning that its stock price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GDS has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares FactSet Research Systems and GDS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
FactSet Research Systems24.80%44.88%20.23%
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares FactSet Research Systems and GDS's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FactSet Research Systems$1.49 billion8.73$372.94 million$10.8731.75
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83

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

Summary

FactSet Research Systems beats GDS on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

28.6% of Weibo shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 55.4% of GDS shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Weibo and GDS, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Weibo11202.25
GDS02602.75

Weibo presently has a consensus price target of $46.50, indicating a potential downside of 18.18%. GDS has a consensus price target of $103.4286, indicating a potential upside of 79.04%. Given GDS's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe GDS is more favorable than Weibo.

Risk & Volatility

Weibo has a beta of 1.08, meaning that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GDS has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Weibo and GDS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Weibo17.04%11.39%5.22%
GDS-14.32%-5.18%-1.93%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Weibo and GDS's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Weibo$1.69 billion7.70$313.36 million$1.3841.39
GDS$879.54 million12.21$-97,380,000.00($0.72)-79.83

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

Summary

Weibo beats GDS on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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GDS Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
The Trade Desk logo
TTD
The Trade Desk
1.5$80.56-0.7%$38.33 billion$836.03 million165.76Analyst Upgrade
Yandex logo
YNDX
Yandex
1.6$69.75-0.8%$24.71 billion$2.96 billion134.14Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
APP
AppLovin
2.1$62.43-1.5%$22.77 billion$1.45 billion0.00
Wix.com logo
WIX
Wix.com
1.5$301.31-0.4%$16.88 billion$988.76 million-56.01
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.6$345.08-0.0%$13.04 billion$1.49 billion34.40
Weibo logo
WB
Weibo
1.3$57.12-3.6%$13.01 billion$1.69 billion42.00Gap Down
DOCN
DigitalOcean
1.2$54.08-1.0%$5.76 billion$318.38 million0.00Analyst Report
DV
DoubleVerify
1.7$34.75-3.9%$5.46 billion$243.92 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
Medallia logo
MDLA
Medallia
1.7$33.51-0.5%$5.31 billion$477.22 million-29.65Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
TripAdvisor logo
TRIP
TripAdvisor
1.3$38.14-4.9%$5.22 billion$604 million-14.50
Switch logo
SWCH
Switch
1.5$20.76-0.0%$5.01 billion$511.55 million86.50
Dada Nexus logo
DADA
Dada Nexus
1.4$20.98-11.9%$4.97 billion$831.87 million-11.53Gap Down
Chindata Group logo
CD
Chindata Group
1.7$12.18-8.1%$4.45 billion$280.63 million-243.60Analyst Upgrade
Gap Down
KNBE
KnowBe4
1.8$25.66-4.9%$4.35 billionN/A0.00Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
Cardlytics logo
CDLX
Cardlytics
1.3$128.89-3.1%$4.24 billion$186.89 million-54.16
Magnite logo
MGNI
Magnite
2.1$31.48-2.3%$4.06 billion$221.63 million-60.54
Rackspace Technology logo
RXT
Rackspace Technology
2.1$18.43-0.5%$3.83 billion$2.71 billion-13.45Analyst Revision
Sabre logo
SABR
Sabre
1.3$11.78-1.5%$3.76 billion$1.33 billion-2.62
OneConnect Financial Technology logo
OCFT
OneConnect Financial Technology
1.4$8.24-8.6%$3.21 billion$480.04 million-117.71
SVMK logo
SVMK
SVMK
1.4$21.55-1.2%$3.14 billion$375.61 million-31.23
MNTV
Momentive Global
0.5$21.28-0.2%$3.10 billion$375.61 million-30.84
HUYA logo
HUYA
HUYA
1.8$13.02-2.8%$3.07 billion$1.67 billion22.84Analyst Downgrade
Gap Down
Health Catalyst logo
HCAT
Health Catalyst
1.6$56.22-1.7%$2.50 billion$188.85 million-18.43
21Vianet Group logo
VNET
21Vianet Group
1.5$16.02-1.4%$2.18 billion$740.08 million-4.05Unusual Options Activity
Gap Down
Yalla Group logo
YALA
Yalla Group
1.5$13.19-6.2%$1.89 billion$134.93 million-659.50Gap Down
SMWB
Similarweb
1.4$24.61-0.4%$1.83 billion$93.49 million0.00
Eventbrite logo
EB
Eventbrite
1.1$18.50-4.3%$1.73 billion$106.01 million-10.39
TRMR
Tremor International Ltd. American Depository Shares
2.1$22.48-2.9%$1.68 billionN/A0.00Quiet Period Expiration
DouYu International logo
DOYU
DouYu International
1.2$4.07-1.7%$1.32 billion$1.47 billion67.84Gap Down
Model N logo
MODN
Model N
1.6$31.95-0.1%$1.14 billion$161.06 million-50.71
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
2.2$43.42-1.1%$990.54 million$100.33 million-206.76
HealthStream logo
HSTM
HealthStream
1.2$29.71-0.8%$937.44 million$244.83 million102.45
Viant Technology logo
DSP
Viant Technology
1.6$15.61-11.9%$919.99 million$165.25 million0.76
EverQuote logo
EVER
EverQuote
2.1$30.45-2.0%$867.06 million$346.93 million-63.44Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
GAN logo
GAN
GAN
1.3$15.66-0.3%$657.86 million$35.16 million-18.42
Sify Technologies logo
SIFY
Sify Technologies
1.2$3.20-0.9%$573.51 million$327.63 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
TrueCar logo
TRUE
TrueCar
1.6$5.54-1.4%$547.39 million$278.68 million7.10
Starboard Value Acquisition logo
SVAC
Starboard Value Acquisition
0.0$9.98-0.6%$504.19 millionN/A0.00Positive News
Qutoutiao logo
QTT
Qutoutiao
0.5$1.64-5.8%$495.40 million$765.96 million-4.30Gap Down
Moxian logo
MOXC
Moxian
0.3$15.38-14.5%$297.48 million$950,000.000.00Gap Up
Aurora Mobile logo
JG
Aurora Mobile
1.3$2.18-6.9%$256.60 million$72.28 million-8.07Gap Down
LIZI
Lizhi
1.5$4.70-2.3%$218.13 million$230.33 million-13.82Gap Down
ESSC
East Stone Acquisition
0.3$10.10-0.1%$178.80 millionN/A0.00
Alithya Group logo
ALYA
Alithya Group
0.5$3.18-3.1%$163.37 million$217.77 million-14.45
ALF
Alfi
1.0$10.13-5.4%$125.16 millionN/A0.00Gap Down
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OBLG
Oblong
1.6$2.59-1.5%$68.94 million$15.33 million-2.42
CNET
ZW Data Action Technologies
0.5$1.58-0.0%$49.46 million$38.41 million-15.80
Pintec Technology logo
PT
Pintec Technology
0.5$1.00-5.0%$43.30 million$57.97 million0.00Gap Down
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JT
Jianpu Technology
0.6$2.00-5.0%$42.27 million$234.18 million0.00Gap Down
AutoWeb logo
AUTO
AutoWeb
1.5$3.00-0.0%$40.40 million$76.57 million-16.67
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