NASDAQ:HMSY

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VolumeN/A
Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.28 billion
P/E Ratio60.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81

Competitors

HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) Vs. WU, WEX, NLSN, FOUR, CNXC, and FVRR

Should you be buying HMSY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "business services, not elsewhere classified" are considered alternatives and competitors to HMS, including The Western Union (WU), WEX (WEX), Nielsen (NLSN), Shift4 Payments (FOUR), Concentrix (CNXC), and Fiverr International (FVRR).

HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) and The Western Union (NYSE:WU) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.8% of HMS shares are held by institutional investors. 2.7% of HMS shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of The Western Union 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.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares HMS and The Western Union's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15
The Western Union$5.29 billion1.95$1.06 billion$1.7314.56

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for HMS and The Western Union, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
HMS012102.08
The Western Union57502.00

HMS presently has a consensus price target of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. The Western Union has a consensus price target of $23.7667, indicating a potential downside of 5.65%. Given The Western Union's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe The Western Union is more favorable than HMS.

Risk & Volatility

HMS has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Western Union has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares HMS and The Western Union's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%
The Western Union12.38%-1,029.12%8.39%

Summary

The Western Union beats HMS on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) and WEX (NYSE:WEX) are both mid-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15
WEX$1.72 billion5.62$99.01 million$8.3426.30

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.8% of HMS shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.7% of WEX shares are held by institutional investors. 2.7% of HMS shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of WEX 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for HMS and WEX, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
HMS012102.08
WEX08702.47

HMS presently has a consensus price target of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. WEX has a consensus price target of $199.7143, indicating a potential downside of 8.94%. Given HMS's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe HMS is more favorable than WEX.

Risk & Volatility

HMS has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, WEX has a beta of 1.86, meaning that its share price is 86% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares HMS and WEX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%
WEX7.47%16.87%3.98%

Summary

WEX beats HMS on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Nielsen (NYSE:NLSN) and HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Nielsen$6.50 billion1.41$-415,000,000.00$1.6915.13
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.8% of HMS shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Nielsen shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of HMS shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Nielsen and HMS, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Nielsen03602.67
HMS012102.08

Nielsen presently has a consensus target price of $24.00, indicating a potential downside of 6.14%. HMS has a consensus target price of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. Given Nielsen's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Nielsen is more favorable than HMS.

Volatility and Risk

Nielsen has a beta of 1.39, indicating that its stock price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HMS has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Nielsen and HMS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Nielsen-2.38%22.28%3.45%
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%

Shift4 Payments (NYSE:FOUR) and HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Shift4 Payments and HMS's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shift4 PaymentsN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15

HMS has higher revenue and earnings than Shift4 Payments.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

33.4% of Shift4 Payments shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.8% of HMS shares are owned by institutional investors. 12.2% of Shift4 Payments shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of HMS shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Shift4 Payments and HMS, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Shift4 Payments04902.69
HMS012102.08

Shift4 Payments presently has a consensus target price of $66.00, indicating a potential downside of 34.91%. HMS has a consensus target price of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. Given HMS's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe HMS is more favorable than Shift4 Payments.

Profitability

This table compares Shift4 Payments and HMS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Shift4 PaymentsN/AN/AN/A
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%

Summary

HMS beats Shift4 Payments on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Concentrix (NASDAQ:CNXC) and HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Concentrix$4.72 billion1.70$164.81 million$5.8926.15
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.8% of HMS shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of HMS shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Concentrix and HMS, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Concentrix00303.00
HMS012102.08

Concentrix presently has a consensus target price of $122.50, indicating a potential downside of 20.45%. HMS has a consensus target price of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. Given HMS's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe HMS is more favorable than Concentrix.

Profitability

This table compares Concentrix and HMS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ConcentrixN/AN/AN/A
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%

Summary

HMS beats Concentrix on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fiverr International (NYSE:FVRR) and HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) are both mid-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Fiverr International and HMS's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fiverr International$107.07 million65.61$-33,540,000.00($1.18)-192.08
HMS$626.40 million5.23$87.22 million$1.1532.15

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

57.9% of Fiverr International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.8% of HMS shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of HMS shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Fiverr International has a beta of 2.24, indicating that its stock price is 124% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HMS has a beta of 0.81, indicating that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Fiverr International and HMS, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fiverr International13702.55
HMS012102.08

Fiverr International presently has a consensus target price of $222.1667, indicating a potential downside of 1.98%. HMS has a consensus target price of $34.25, indicating a potential downside of 7.37%. Given Fiverr International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Fiverr International is more favorable than HMS.

Profitability

This table compares Fiverr International and HMS's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fiverr International-8.69%-4.48%-2.97%
HMS8.51%8.86%6.18%

Summary

HMS beats Fiverr International on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


HMS Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
The Western Union logo
WU
The Western Union
1.9$25.19flat$10.34 billion$5.29 billion17.37News Coverage
WEX logo
WEX
WEX
1.6$219.31flat$9.69 billion$1.72 billion76.68Insider Selling
News Coverage
Nielsen logo
NLSN
Nielsen
1.1$25.57flat$9.15 billion$6.50 billion-60.88News Coverage
Shift4 Payments logo
FOUR
Shift4 Payments
0.9$101.40flat$8.17 billionN/A0.00
CNXC
Concentrix
1.7$154.00flat$8.01 billion$4.72 billion26.15
Fiverr International logo
FVRR
Fiverr International
1.2$226.65flat$7.03 billion$107.07 million-527.08News Coverage
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers logo
RBA
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
1.8$62.43flat$6.86 billion$1.32 billion39.51Analyst Revision
News Coverage
CDK Global logo
CDK
CDK Global
2.0$54.05flat$6.58 billion$1.96 billion36.52News Coverage
Grubhub logo
GRUB
Grubhub
1.2$65.53flat$6.11 billion$1.31 billion-52.42Insider Selling
Maximus logo
MMS
Maximus
2.0$94.07flat$5.78 billion$3.46 billion27.67News Coverage
HealthEquity logo
HQY
HealthEquity
1.8$69.33flat$5.76 billion$531.99 million1,386.88Analyst Revision
Alliance Data Systems logo
ADS
Alliance Data Systems
2.6$109.81flat$5.46 billion$5.58 billion15.75Analyst Report
TriNet Group logo
TNET
TriNet Group
1.5$81.16flat$5.36 billion$3.86 billion18.70News Coverage
MPLN
MultiPlan
1.2$6.25flat$4.18 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
American Well logo
AMWL
American Well
1.4$17.14flat$4.08 billionN/A0.00Insider Selling
Envestnet logo
ENV
Envestnet
1.2$74.70flat$4.04 billion$900.13 million-574.62Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Stamps.com logo
STMP
Stamps.com
1.7$205.64flat$3.78 billion$571.85 million25.48
WNS logo
WNS
WNS
1.8$72.40flat$3.60 billion$928.30 million35.84
ExlService logo
EXLS
ExlService
1.3$92.81flat$3.11 billion$991.35 million40.89
Accolade logo
ACCD
Accolade
1.5$47.18flat$2.62 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Phreesia logo
PHR
Phreesia
1.6$52.88flat$2.37 billion$124.78 million-88.13
EVO Payments logo
EVOP
EVO Payments
1.4$28.37flat$2.35 billion$485.78 million-105.07
NIC logo
EGOV
NIC
1.6$33.98flat$2.28 billion$354.20 million37.76
Repay logo
RPAY
Repay
1.5$24.22flat$2.13 billion$104.60 million-71.23Insider Selling
TechTarget logo
TTGT
TechTarget
1.5$72.58flat$2.04 billion$133.96 million115.21Analyst Report
Gap Up
CBIZ logo
CBZ
CBIZ
1.3$33.62flat$1.80 billion$948.42 million24.19
Cardtronics logo
CATM
Cardtronics
1.1$38.82flat$1.75 billion$1.35 billion77.64
B. Riley Financial logo
RILY
B. Riley Financial
1.1$61.41flat$1.67 billion$652.11 million38.87Gap Up
Conduent logo
CNDT
Conduent
1.1$6.73flat$1.43 billion$4.47 billion-2.05
Radware logo
RDWR
Radware
1.7$26.71flat$1.25 billion$252.07 million92.10
GreenSky logo
GSKY
GreenSky
1.3$6.20flat$1.13 billion$529.65 million124.02
QuinStreet logo
QNST
QuinStreet
2.0$20.16flat$1.07 billion$490.34 million34.17
Tabula Rasa HealthCare logo
TRHC
Tabula Rasa HealthCare
1.3$43.16flat$1.07 billion$284.71 million-16.23
i3 Verticals logo
IIIV
i3 Verticals
1.7$32.47flat$1.04 billion$150.13 million-811.75Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gravity logo
GRVY
Gravity
0.7$127.88flat$888.64 million$307.18 million22.05Gap Down
Viad logo
VVI
Viad
1.1$41.18flat$843.28 million$1.37 billion-4.33
OptimizeRx logo
OPRX
OptimizeRx
1.5$49.35flat$829.43 million$24.60 million-129.87
Advantage Solutions logo
ADV
Advantage Solutions
1.7$12.89flat$728.29 millionN/A0.00News Coverage
Ideanomics logo
IDEX
Ideanomics
0.5$2.95flat$704.96 million$44.57 million-2.50Gap Down
Rimini Street logo
RMNI
Rimini Street
1.7$9.03flat$694.50 million$281.05 million-34.73
Qiwi logo
QIWI
Qiwi
1.7$10.64flat$667.27 million$635.40 million6.95
Liquidity Services logo
LQDT
Liquidity Services
1.3$18.87flat$659.00 million$205.94 million-171.55Analyst Downgrade
Cass Information Systems logo
CASS
Cass Information Systems
0.9$45.64flat$657.08 million$157.24 million26.53
Newtek Business Services logo
NEWT
Newtek Business Services
1.4$27.55flat$617.12 million$59.29 million18.49Analyst Downgrade
International Money Express logo
IMXI
International Money Express
2.0$14.97flat$572.12 million$319.60 million19.19Analyst Upgrade
MoneyGram International logo
MGI
MoneyGram International
1.4$6.49flat$503.48 million$1.29 billion-17.08Gap Down
Priority Technology logo
PRTH
Priority Technology
1.7$7.10flat$480.23 million$371.85 million25.36
RGP
Resources Connection
1.7$14.29flat$464.54 million$703.35 million37.61Earnings Announcement
News Coverage
Limelight Networks logo
LLNW
Limelight Networks
1.8$3.58flat$444.40 million$200.63 million-59.67
UXIN
Uxin
0.5$1.40flat$414.25 million$227.64 million-0.81Gap Up
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