Itron (ITRI) Competitors

$94.42
-0.42 (-0.44%)
(As of 04/24/2024 ET)

ITRI vs. AVT, VERX, WK, FIVN, DJT, NVEI, BLKB, CVLT, SATS, and CRUS

Should you be buying Itron stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Itron include Avnet (AVT), Vertex (VERX), Workiva (WK), Five9 (FIVN), Trump Media & Technology Group (DJT), Nuvei (NVEI), Blackbaud (BLKB), Commvault Systems (CVLT), EchoStar (SATS), and Cirrus Logic (CRUS). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

Itron vs.

Itron (NASDAQ:ITRI) and Avnet (NASDAQ:AVT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, community ranking, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

96.2% of Itron shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.8% of Avnet shares are held by institutional investors. 1.5% of Itron shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Avnet shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Itron$2.17B1.99$96.92M$2.1044.96
Avnet$26.54B0.17$770.83M$7.246.80

Itron presently has a consensus price target of $97.60, indicating a potential upside of 3.37%. Avnet has a consensus price target of $45.50, indicating a potential downside of 7.60%. Given Itron's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Itron is more favorable than Avnet.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Itron
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
Avnet
2 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.50

Itron has a beta of 1.41, indicating that its stock price is 41% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avnet has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Itron had 2 more articles in the media than Avnet. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for Itron and 5 mentions for Avnet. Itron's average media sentiment score of 0.89 beat Avnet's score of 0.59 indicating that Itron is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Itron
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Avnet
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Itron received 552 more outperform votes than Avnet when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.26% of users gave Itron an outperform vote while only 23.08% of users gave Avnet an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ItronOutperform Votes
561
64.26%
Underperform Votes
312
35.74%
AvnetOutperform Votes
9
23.08%
Underperform Votes
30
76.92%

Itron has a net margin of 4.46% compared to Avnet's net margin of 2.62%. Avnet's return on equity of 13.60% beat Itron's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Itron4.46% 12.27% 6.11%
Avnet 2.62%13.60%5.20%

Summary

Itron beats Avnet on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding ITRI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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ITRI vs. The Competition

MetricItronInstruments to measure electricity IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$4.33B$2.11B$19.49B$7.48B
Dividend YieldN/A0.45%2.80%3.96%
P/E Ratio44.9633.94268.7720.61
Price / Sales1.992.23517.9780.33
Price / Cash19.5119.9927.5034.58
Price / Book3.233.256.674.30
Net Income$96.92M$55.61M$631.96M$213.92M
7 Day Performance4.34%1.12%1.40%1.62%
1 Month Performance5.84%-1.71%-2.85%-3.59%
1 Year Performance84.49%4.62%16.91%8.17%

Itron Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AVT
Avnet
4.1613 of 5 stars
$48.47
+2.3%
$45.50
-6.1%
+20.0%$4.38B$26.54B6.6915,800Upcoming Earnings
VERX
Vertex
3.2391 of 5 stars
$27.94
-7.0%
$35.67
+27.7%
+34.3%$4.31B$572.39M-279.401,500Analyst Report
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
WK
Workiva
3.576 of 5 stars
$80.33
+1.6%
$111.63
+39.0%
-17.5%$4.40B$630.04M-33.892,526Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
FIVN
Five9
3.3897 of 5 stars
$60.14
+3.2%
$86.13
+43.2%
-8.2%$4.44B$910.49M-53.222,684Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Options Volume
DJT
Trump Media & Technology Group
0 of 5 stars
$32.57
-8.3%
N/AN/A$4.45BN/A0.00N/AGap Down
NVEI
Nuvei
2.2649 of 5 stars
$32.08
-0.1%
$31.94
-0.4%
-22.9%$4.47B$1.19B-534.582,202Positive News
BLKB
Blackbaud
4.3787 of 5 stars
$79.18
+0.7%
$88.00
+11.1%
+17.0%$4.20B$1.11B2,639.333,000Upcoming Earnings
CVLT
Commvault Systems
0.4329 of 5 stars
$97.17
+1.7%
$85.60
-11.9%
+65.9%$4.18B$819.43M-3,237.922,779Upcoming Earnings
SATS
EchoStar
2.6116 of 5 stars
$15.30
+1.6%
$23.00
+50.3%
-8.7%$4.15B$17.02B-2.2015,300
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
3.8236 of 5 stars
$84.25
-0.3%
$96.43
+14.5%
-0.5%$4.54B$1.90B26.751,702Analyst Revision

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This page (NASDAQ:ITRI) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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