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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda

Pegasystems (PEGA) Competitors

$57.61
-0.79 (-1.35%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

PEGA vs. STNE, CLVT, BILI, FIVN, DXC, RDDT, ATHM, RNG, GDRX, and YY

Should you be buying Pegasystems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Pegasystems include StoneCo (STNE), Clarivate (CLVT), Bilibili (BILI), Five9 (FIVN), DXC Technology (DXC), Reddit (RDDT), Autohome (ATHM), RingCentral (RNG), GoodRx (GDRX), and JOYY (YY). These companies are all part of the "data processing & preparation" industry.

Pegasystems vs.

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) and StoneCo (NASDAQ:STNE) 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, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, community ranking, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations.

46.9% of Pegasystems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.2% of StoneCo shares are owned by institutional investors. 50.2% of Pegasystems shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.3% of StoneCo shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pegasystems$1.43B3.37$67.81M$0.7181.14
StoneCo$2.41B1.99$318.89M$1.0115.15

In the previous week, StoneCo had 1 more articles in the media than Pegasystems. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for StoneCo and 9 mentions for Pegasystems. StoneCo's average media sentiment score of 0.51 beat Pegasystems' score of 0.09 indicating that StoneCo is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pegasystems
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
StoneCo
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Pegasystems received 279 more outperform votes than StoneCo when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.57% of users gave Pegasystems an outperform vote while only 56.80% of users gave StoneCo an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PegasystemsOutperform Votes
467
59.57%
Underperform Votes
317
40.43%
StoneCoOutperform Votes
188
56.80%
Underperform Votes
143
43.20%

StoneCo has a net margin of 13.35% compared to Pegasystems' net margin of 4.73%. Pegasystems' return on equity of 39.30% beat StoneCo's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pegasystems4.73% 39.30% 6.20%
StoneCo 13.35%11.23%3.62%

Pegasystems presently has a consensus price target of $70.56, indicating a potential upside of 22.47%. StoneCo has a consensus price target of $19.00, indicating a potential upside of 24.18%. Given StoneCo's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe StoneCo is more favorable than Pegasystems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pegasystems
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.63
StoneCo
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.70

Pegasystems has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its stock price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, StoneCo has a beta of 2.34, meaning that its stock price is 134% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

StoneCo beats Pegasystems on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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PEGA vs. The Competition

MetricPegasystemsData processing & preparation IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$4.83B$3.48B$19.20B$7.32B
Dividend Yield0.21%2.24%2.83%3.97%
P/E Ratio81.1421.37238.6519.32
Price / Sales3.378.13502.9181.89
Price / Cash27.2642.6428.1234.38
Price / Book13.626.686.424.15
Net Income$67.81M$27.31M$622.90M$214.00M
7 Day Performance-4.60%-5.36%-3.56%-3.51%
1 Month Performance-12.47%-10.04%-5.50%-6.05%
1 Year Performance21.46%-5.41%13.03%3.98%

Pegasystems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
STNE
StoneCo
4.6997 of 5 stars
$15.29
-2.4%
$18.80
+23.0%
+31.9%$4.80B$2.41B15.1415,485Analyst Report
News Coverage
CLVT
Clarivate
1.1757 of 5 stars
$6.79
-1.0%
$8.00
+17.8%
-21.6%$4.54B$2.63B-4.5912,000High Trading Volume
BILI
Bilibili
1.1179 of 5 stars
$10.99
-2.4%
$15.26
+38.8%
-46.3%$4.53B$3.19B-6.708,801Options Volume
FIVN
Five9
3.5306 of 5 stars
$56.74
-0.1%
$87.80
+54.7%
-13.7%$4.19B$910.49M-50.212,684Analyst Report
News Coverage
DXC
DXC Technology
1.9714 of 5 stars
$19.99
-0.6%
$23.20
+16.1%
-18.0%$3.66B$14.43B-10.47130,000
RDDT
Reddit
0 of 5 stars
41.14
+2.9%
N/AN/A$6.54BN/A0.002,013Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
ATHM
Autohome
2.8853 of 5 stars
$24.27
-1.8%
$46.00
+89.5%
-16.4%$3.05B$1.01B11.345,355News Coverage
RNG
RingCentral
4.8851 of 5 stars
$30.38
-1.1%
$38.89
+28.0%
+2.8%$2.80B$2.20B-17.364,084Analyst Report
GDRX
GoodRx
3.3146 of 5 stars
$6.52
-0.5%
$8.78
+34.6%
+17.0%$2.58B$750.27M-325.84694
YY
JOYY
3.3079 of 5 stars
$31.81
-1.8%
$42.00
+32.0%
+11.1%$1.97B$2.27B6.406,681

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This page (NASDAQ:PEGA) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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