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S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
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NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
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NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
66,000% upside on tiny biotech? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Bears covered shorts on this ETF, 3 stocks to pop on the shift
S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
Palo Alto Networks, Keysight fall; Garmin, Toll Brothers rise, Wednesday, 2/21/2024
NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
Palo Alto Networks aims at cyber security leadership
NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
66,000% upside on tiny biotech? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Bears covered shorts on this ETF, 3 stocks to pop on the shift
S&P 500   4,981.80
DOW   38,612.24
QQQ   425.61
Palo Alto Networks, Keysight fall; Garmin, Toll Brothers rise, Wednesday, 2/21/2024
NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
Palo Alto Networks aims at cyber security leadership
NEW: Federal Reserve launches bank account overhaul (Ad)
Spotify sounding better to analysts as company tunes into profits
3 Reasons the Capital One-Discover merger is a big deal
66,000% upside on tiny biotech? (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday, 2/21/2024
Bears covered shorts on this ETF, 3 stocks to pop on the shift

Hudson Global (HSON) Competitors

$14.33
-0.07 (-0.49%)
(As of 02/21/2024 ET)

HSON vs. BGSF, MOGO, OWLT, APCX, FLNT, RBT, PALT, KSCP, AATC, and AERT

Should you be buying Hudson Global stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Hudson Global include BGSF (BGSF), Mogo (MOGO), Owlet (OWLT), AppTech Payments (APCX), Fluent (FLNT), Rubicon Technologies (RBT), Paltalk (PALT), Knightscope (KSCP), Autoscope Technologies (AATC), and Aeries Technology (AERT). These companies are all part of the "business services" sector.

Hudson Global vs.

BGSF (NYSE:BGSF) and Hudson Global (NASDAQ:HSON) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, media sentiment, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and community ranking.

37.7% of BGSF shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.8% of Hudson Global shares are held by institutional investors. 7.4% of BGSF shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 10.0% of Hudson Global shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, BGSF and BGSF both had 1 articles in the media. Hudson Global's average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled BGSF'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
BGSF
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Hudson Global
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

BGSF has a beta of 1.68, suggesting that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hudson Global has a beta of 0.6, suggesting that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Hudson Global received 177 more outperform votes than BGSF when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 70.75% of users gave Hudson Global an outperform vote while only 57.41% of users gave BGSF an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
BGSFOutperform Votes
31
57.41%
Underperform Votes
23
42.59%
Hudson GlobalOutperform Votes
208
70.75%
Underperform Votes
86
29.25%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
BGSF$298.42M0.34$25.36M-$0.90-10.31
Hudson Global$170.96M0.24$7.13M$0.4829.85

Hudson Global has a consensus target price of $42.50, suggesting a potential upside of 196.58%. Given BGSF's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Hudson Global is more favorable than BGSF.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
BGSF
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Hudson Global
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Hudson Global has a net margin of 0.89% compared to Hudson Global's net margin of -2.99%. Hudson Global's return on equity of 10.08% beat BGSF's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
BGSF-2.99% 10.08% 4.87%
Hudson Global 0.89%7.75%5.53%

BGSF pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.5%. Hudson Global pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. BGSF pays out -66.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Hudson Global pays out 41.7% 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. BGSF is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Hudson Global beats BGSF on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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HSON vs. The Competition

MetricHudson GlobalHelp supply services IndustryBusiness SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$40.34M$1.59B$6.50B$7.33B
Dividend YieldN/A2.85%3.13%3.85%
P/E Ratio29.8525.2831.9916.75
Price / Sales0.240.751,760.7757.71
Price / Cash3.398.7118.5954.03
Price / Book0.874.674.914.56
Net Income$7.13M$93.31M$82.82M$207.12M
7 Day Performance-3.18%-1.33%0.52%0.64%
1 Month Performance-6.52%-0.70%6.01%4.47%
1 Year Performance-45.62%-2.74%2.25%3.73%

Hudson Global Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BGSF
BGSF
3.4084 of 5 stars
$10.14
-0.8%
N/A-39.3%$110.32M$298.42M-11.27400News Coverage
MOGO
Mogo
1.5008 of 5 stars
$1.67
-11.2%
$6.25
+274.3%
-22.3%$41.32M$53.03M-0.56255News Coverage
OWLT
Owlet
0 of 5 stars
$4.65
+5.0%
N/A-18.4%$39.85M$69.20M-0.78106
APCX
AppTech Payments
0 of 5 stars
$1.92
-5.0%
N/A-12.5%$39.73M$450,000.00-1.6823Positive News
FLNT
Fluent
3.5742 of 5 stars
$0.52
+2.0%
$2.00
+285.4%
-66.9%$42.16M$361.13M-0.32272Analyst Report
RBT
Rubicon Technologies
1.6884 of 5 stars
$1.01
-6.5%
$11.20
+1,008.9%
-88.2%$42.27M$675.39M-0.24434Negative News
Gap Down
PALT
Paltalk
0 of 5 stars
$4.28
-7.0%
N/A+29.1%$39.46M$10.99M-28.5319Gap Down
KSCP
Knightscope
2.6536 of 5 stars
$0.52
-3.7%
$4.00
+664.8%
-54.1%$39.42M$5.63M0.00111Upcoming Earnings
AATC
Autoscope Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$7.05
+2.2%
N/A+69.7%$38.49M$12.40M6.4136Dividend Announcement
Positive News
AERT
Aeries Technology
0 of 5 stars
$2.50
-2.3%
N/AN/A$38.15MN/A0.00N/ANews Coverage

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This page (NASDAQ:HSON) was last updated on 2/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff