NASDAQ:MSTR

MicroStrategy Competitors

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Volume344,677 shs
Average Volume970,753 shs
Market Capitalization$6.82 billion
P/E Ratio5,925.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59

Competitors

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and CDNS

Should you be buying MSTR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "application software" are considered alternatives and competitors to MicroStrategy, including Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intuit (INTU), Autodesk (ADSK), Workday (WDAY), and Cadence Design Systems (CDNS).

Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) and MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.4% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, suggesting that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, suggesting that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Adobe and MicroStrategy's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$12.87 billion18.72$5.26 billion$8.5858.75
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Adobe and MicroStrategy, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe041902.83
MicroStrategy41301.88

Adobe presently has a consensus price target of $553.0870, suggesting a potential upside of 9.73%. MicroStrategy has a consensus price target of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Adobe is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Summary

Adobe beats MicroStrategy on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares salesforce.com and MicroStrategy's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion12.46$126 million$1.02226.75
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79

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

Risk and Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, meaning that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for salesforce.com and MicroStrategy, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com182532.81
MicroStrategy41301.88

salesforce.com currently has a consensus target price of $270.1515, suggesting a potential upside of 16.81%. MicroStrategy has a consensus target price of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are owned 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.

Profitability

This table compares salesforce.com and MicroStrategy's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%

Summary

salesforce.com beats MicroStrategy on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) and Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares MicroStrategy and Intuit's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79
Intuit$7.68 billion14.89$1.83 billion$6.5663.66

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

Volatility and Risk

MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for MicroStrategy and Intuit, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MicroStrategy41301.88
Intuit031602.84

MicroStrategy currently has a consensus target price of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Intuit has a consensus target price of $426.4286, suggesting a potential upside of 2.11%. Given Intuit's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Intuit is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.8% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Intuit shares are owned by company 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.

Profitability

This table compares MicroStrategy and Intuit's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%

Summary

Intuit beats MicroStrategy on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) and Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares MicroStrategy and Autodesk's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%

Volatility and Risk

MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares MicroStrategy and Autodesk's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79
Autodesk$3.27 billion19.96$214.50 million$1.50198.38

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for MicroStrategy and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MicroStrategy41301.88
Autodesk361402.48

MicroStrategy currently has a consensus target price of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Autodesk has a consensus target price of $289.6957, suggesting a potential downside of 2.65%. Given Autodesk's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Autodesk is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Autodesk shares are owned by institutional investors. 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by company 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.

Summary

Autodesk beats MicroStrategy on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares MicroStrategy and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Risk & Volatility

MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares MicroStrategy and Workday's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79
Workday$3.63 billion17.26$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-181.42

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for MicroStrategy and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MicroStrategy41301.88
Workday191902.62

MicroStrategy presently has a consensus target price of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Workday has a consensus target price of $263.2222, suggesting a potential upside of 2.18%. Given Workday's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Workday is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday 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.

Summary

MicroStrategy beats Workday on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) and Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares MicroStrategy and Cadence Design Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MicroStrategy0.41%7.36%3.97%
Cadence Design Systems42.68%48.31%28.21%

Risk & Volatility

MicroStrategy has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares MicroStrategy and Cadence Design Systems' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MicroStrategy$486.33 million14.02$34.35 million$1.22582.79
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion17.36$988.98 million$3.5341.18

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for MicroStrategy and Cadence Design Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MicroStrategy41301.88
Cadence Design Systems12902.67

MicroStrategy presently has a consensus target price of $276.00, suggesting a potential downside of 61.18%. Cadence Design Systems has a consensus target price of $140.9167, suggesting a potential downside of 3.05%. Given Cadence Design Systems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Cadence Design Systems is more favorable than MicroStrategy.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

69.8% of MicroStrategy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.9% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 26.9% of MicroStrategy shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems 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.

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats MicroStrategy on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


MicroStrategy Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.9$504.04+0.8%$240.93 billion$12.87 billion46.50Analyst Report
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.9$231.28+3.0%$213.01 billion$17.10 billion60.39Insider Selling
Gap Up
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.4$417.61+1.6%$114.36 billion$7.68 billion56.06Analyst Report
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$297.57+1.4%$65.34 billion$3.27 billion154.99
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.4$257.61+0.2%$62.60 billion$3.63 billion-137.76Insider Selling
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$145.35+0.1%$40.56 billion$2.34 billion37.75Insider Selling
News Coverage
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.6$261.85+0.3%$39.90 billion$3.69 billion61.47
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$366.70+1.2%$31.95 billion$1.52 billion82.96Insider Selling
News Coverage
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$142.27+1.6%$23.31 billion$2.36 billion-28.51Analyst Report
Insider Selling
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.0$72.43+0.1%$18.66 billion$4.63 billion33.69
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$442.67+1.3%$18.02 billion$1.09 billion97.29
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.0$142.34+0.3%$17.50 billion$3.01 billion30.55Insider Selling
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$518.35+0.9%$15.15 billion$1.29 billion65.70Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
2.0$45.58+0.8%$12.99 billion$1.48 billion455.80News Coverage
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$309.13+0.3%$11.70 billion$1.49 billion31.42
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.2$153.07+0.6%$10.38 billion$590.18 million46.38News Coverage
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.4$123.52+2.3%$9.99 billion$911.38 million-152.49Gap Up
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.4$87.95+0.1%$8.98 billion$988.14 million162.87
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.1$104.07+0.1%$8.71 billion$742.31 million-266.85
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.7$121.59+2.6%$7.74 billion$617.95 million93.53News Coverage
Gap Up
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.1$17.78+0.1%$5.61 billion$932.53 million148.18
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.1$40.20+0.7%$4.71 billion$1.26 billion78.83
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$71.97+0.3%$3.48 billion$900.42 million153.13
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.7$46.20+1.3%$3.04 billion$1.30 billion192.50Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.7$46.06+1.5%$2.07 billion$442.22 million-255.87Insider Selling
News Coverage
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.2$27.80+0.9%$2.04 billion$891.82 million92.67
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
0.9$44.27+1.2%$1.96 billion$250.33 million-24.87
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$32.36+0.6%$1.77 billion$325.67 million52.19Unusual Options Activity
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.5$76.19+1.7%$1.58 billion$310.77 million476.22Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.3$95.80+0.6%$1.29 billion$1.59 billion18.32Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.6$30.80+0.8%$953.66 million$580.61 million10.00
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
1.7$20.65+0.3%$675.42 million$115.47 million103.26
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$29.44+2.9%$496.09 million$22.99 million-10.63Gap Down
VirnetX logo
VHC
VirnetX
0.5$5.34+0.6%$379.46 million$90,000.000.00
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.46+2.3%$152.80 million$308.75 million-2.77
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$1.43+0.7%$68.84 million$67.15 million-3.11Upcoming Earnings
Gap Up
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