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The Hackett Group (HCKT) Competitors

$24.99
-0.09 (-0.36%)
(As of 02/28/2024 ET)

HCKT vs. BWMN, RMR, MEG, III, HURN, MKTW, ISPR, CCRN, NVRI, and VMEO

Should you be buying The Hackett Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of The Hackett Group include Bowman Consulting Group (BWMN), The RMR Group (RMR), Montrose Environmental Group (MEG), Information Services Group (III), Huron Consulting Group (HURN), MarketWise (MKTW), Ispire Technology (ISPR), Cross Country Healthcare (CCRN), Enviri (NVRI), and Vimeo (VMEO).

The Hackett Group vs.

Bowman Consulting Group (NASDAQ:BWMN) and The Hackett Group (NASDAQ:HCKT) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, media sentiment, institutional ownership and community ranking.

The Hackett Group received 240 more outperform votes than Bowman Consulting Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 67.01% of users gave The Hackett Group an outperform vote while only 52.94% of users gave Bowman Consulting Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Bowman Consulting GroupOutperform Votes
18
52.94%
Underperform Votes
16
47.06%
The Hackett GroupOutperform Votes
258
67.01%
Underperform Votes
127
32.99%

In the previous week, The Hackett Group had 15 more articles in the media than Bowman Consulting Group. MarketBeat recorded 24 mentions for The Hackett Group and 9 mentions for Bowman Consulting Group. Bowman Consulting Group's average media sentiment score of 0.43 beat The Hackett Group's score of 0.09 indicating that The Hackett Group is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Bowman Consulting Group
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
The Hackett Group
2 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

The Hackett Group has higher revenue and earnings than Bowman Consulting Group. The Hackett Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bowman Consulting Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Bowman Consulting Group$261.71M1.84$5.01M$0.10328.83
The Hackett Group$296.59M2.30$34.15M$1.2420.15

Bowman Consulting Group has a beta of 1.21, meaning that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Hackett Group has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Bowman Consulting Group presently has a consensus price target of $40.00, indicating a potential upside of 21.65%. The Hackett Group has a consensus price target of $28.00, indicating a potential upside of 12.04%. Given The Hackett Group's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Bowman Consulting Group is more favorable than The Hackett Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Bowman Consulting Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
The Hackett Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

The Hackett Group has a net margin of 11.52% compared to The Hackett Group's net margin of 0.41%. Bowman Consulting Group's return on equity of 46.24% beat The Hackett Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Bowman Consulting Group0.41% 4.32% 1.95%
The Hackett Group 11.52%46.24%18.55%

44.8% of Bowman Consulting Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.7% of The Hackett Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 26.9% of Bowman Consulting Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 9.0% of The Hackett Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Hackett Group beats Bowman Consulting Group on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


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HCKT vs. The Competition

MetricThe Hackett GroupManagement consulting services IndustryBusiness SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$680.73M$3.06B$5.97B$7.46B
Dividend Yield1.75%3.23%3.18%3.87%
P/E Ratio20.1522.7737.5818.51
Price / Sales2.3019.001,408.4065.08
Price / Cash19.3022.0818.9554.69
Price / Book13.583.554.994.67
Net Income$34.15M$134.58M$62.94M$211.02M
7 Day Performance2.67%-2.71%0.44%2.28%
1 Month Performance6.79%7.03%3.24%3.39%
1 Year Performance34.07%-8.46%8.38%7.45%

The Hackett Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BWMN
Bowman Consulting Group
2.228 of 5 stars
$34.95
-3.4%
$40.00
+14.4%
+18.8%$512.02M$261.71M349.531,600Gap Down
High Trading Volume
RMR
The RMR Group
4.4312 of 5 stars
$24.40
-1.5%
$37.00
+51.6%
-14.9%$773.72M$962.32M7.05600
MEG
Montrose Environmental Group
1.8703 of 5 stars
$33.08
-1.8%
$41.40
+25.2%
-34.7%$998.69M$544.42M-17.412,900Gap Down
III
Information Services Group
4.8234 of 5 stars
$4.34
-2.3%
$6.00
+38.2%
-20.3%$212.10M$286.27M16.071,600Upcoming Earnings
HURN
Huron Consulting Group
4.912 of 5 stars
$104.66
-0.6%
$127.67
+22.0%
+33.5%$1.96B$1.16B26.845,660Earnings Report
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
MKTW
MarketWise
3.4193 of 5 stars
$1.92
-5.9%
$4.00
+108.3%
-12.1%$628.78M$512.40M8.73732Positive News
High Trading Volume
ISPR
Ispire Technology
0 of 5 stars
$11.62
-3.2%
N/AN/A$630.73M$115.61M0.0069
CCRN
Cross Country Healthcare
4.2866 of 5 stars
$17.47
-0.5%
$26.71
+52.9%
-31.1%$616.90M$2.23B6.2012,980Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
NVRI
Enviri
0.105 of 5 stars
$7.95
-2.5%
N/AN/A$634.65M$1.89B-9.2412,000Gap Down
VMEO
Vimeo
0.7567 of 5 stars
$3.83
-2.3%
$5.00
+30.5%
+27.4%$641.99M$433.03M76.621,236

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This page (NASDAQ:HCKT) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff