NASDAQ:PEGA

Pegasystems Competitors

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Volume197,999 shs
Average Volume372,821 shs
Market Capitalization$9.77 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.10%
Beta1.24

Competitors

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

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

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) and Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, risk, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

47.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.4% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pegasystems011202.92
Adobe052002.80

Pegasystems currently has a consensus target price of $150.7692, indicating a potential upside of 25.41%. Adobe has a consensus target price of $557.1250, indicating a potential upside of 13.99%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than Adobe.

Risk & Volatility

Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Adobe has a beta of 0.97, suggesting that its stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18
Adobe$12.87 billion18.15$5.26 billion$8.5856.96

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

Summary

Adobe beats Pegasystems on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.

Risk & Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares salesforce.com and Pegasystems' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion11.68$126 million$1.02212.25
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for salesforce.com and Pegasystems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com082632.86
Pegasystems011202.92

salesforce.com currently has a consensus price target of $270.1471, suggesting a potential upside of 24.78%. Pegasystems has a consensus price target of $150.7692, suggesting a potential upside of 25.41%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.9% of Pegasystems shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

salesforce.com beats Pegasystems on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Intuit and Pegasystems, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit031702.85
Pegasystems011202.92

Intuit currently has a consensus target price of $432.2727, suggesting a potential upside of 7.79%. Pegasystems has a consensus target price of $150.7692, suggesting a potential upside of 25.41%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than Intuit.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%

Volatility and Risk

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Intuit pays an annual dividend of $2.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Pegasystems pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Intuit pays out 36.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Pegasystems pays out -9.6% 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. Intuit has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Pegasystems has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Intuit is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

84.8% of Intuit shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by institutional investors. 3.4% of Intuit shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Intuit and Pegasystems' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion14.30$1.83 billion$6.5661.13
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18

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

Summary

Intuit beats Pegasystems on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Risk & Volatility

Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Pegasystems and Autodesk, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pegasystems011202.92
Autodesk251302.55

Pegasystems currently has a consensus target price of $150.7692, indicating a potential upside of 25.41%. Autodesk has a consensus target price of $301.3810, indicating a potential upside of 5.47%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than Autodesk.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

47.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Pegasystems and Autodesk's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18
Autodesk$3.27 billion19.23$214.50 million$1.50190.51

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

Summary

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

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by institutional investors. 26.5% of Workday shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%

Risk & Volatility

Workday has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, indicating that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Workday and Pegasystems, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Workday092002.69
Pegasystems011202.92

Workday currently has a consensus price target of $270.7778, indicating a potential upside of 14.39%. Pegasystems has a consensus price target of $150.7692, indicating a potential upside of 25.41%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than Workday.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Workday$3.63 billion15.86$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.70
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18

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

Summary

Workday beats Pegasystems on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) and Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and dividends.

Risk & Volatility

Synopsys has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pegasystems has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

86.1% of Synopsys shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.9% of Pegasystems shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Synopsys shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 51.9% of Pegasystems shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Synopsys and Pegasystems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Synopsys18.03%14.81%8.79%
Pegasystems-6.48%-19.29%-7.77%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Synopsys and Pegasystems' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Synopsys$3.69 billion10.00$664.35 million$4.2756.64
Pegasystems$911.38 million10.72$-90,430,000.00($1.25)-96.18

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Synopsys and Pegasystems, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Synopsys021002.83
Pegasystems011202.92

Synopsys currently has a consensus price target of $284.8182, suggesting a potential upside of 17.77%. Pegasystems has a consensus price target of $150.7692, suggesting a potential upside of 25.41%. Given Pegasystems' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Pegasystems is more favorable than Synopsys.

Summary

Synopsys beats Pegasystems on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Pegasystems Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.1$488.73+1.0%$233.61 billion$12.87 billion45.09Insider Selling
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.9$216.50+0.7%$199.66 billion$17.10 billion56.53Insider Selling
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.4$401.04+1.7%$109.82 billion$7.68 billion53.83
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.5$285.76+0.5%$62.96 billion$3.27 billion148.83
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.6$236.71+0.8%$57.52 billion$3.63 billion-126.58Unusual Options Activity
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.8$241.84+1.8%$36.85 billion$3.69 billion56.77
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.7$129.05+1.7%$35.91 billion$2.34 billion33.52
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$332.38+0.1%$28.96 billion$1.52 billion75.20Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$117.82+0.9%$19.30 billion$2.36 billion-23.61
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.2$73.35+0.1%$18.75 billion$4.63 billion34.12Analyst Downgrade
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$399.87+0.8%$16.28 billion$1.09 billion87.88Decrease in Short Interest
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$52.81+0.5%$15.05 billion$1.48 billion528.10Upcoming Earnings
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.2$121.03+0.5%$15.03 billion$3.01 billion25.97Analyst Downgrade
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$496.17+0.4%$14.51 billion$1.29 billion62.89Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$337.05+0.3%$12.76 billion$1.49 billion34.25Dividend Increase
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.4$88.72+0.0%$9.06 billion$988.14 million164.30
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.4$127.07+0.9%$8.64 billion$590.18 million38.51
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.8$132.86+0.6%$8.45 billion$617.95 million102.20Analyst Report
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.3$98.70+0.6%$8.27 billion$742.31 million-253.08Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.0$620.46+1.8%$5.95 billion$486.33 million5,170.50Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.1$16.82+0.8%$5.31 billion$932.53 million140.18Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.3$38.33+2.0%$4.53 billion$1.26 billion75.16Earnings Announcement
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$67.03+0.1%$3.27 billion$900.42 million142.62Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.7$46.67+0.0%$3.07 billion$1.30 billion194.46High Trading Volume
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.2$26.79+2.1%$1.97 billion$891.82 million89.30Earnings Announcement
News Coverage
Gap Down
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.1$39.41+3.6%$1.74 billion$250.33 million-22.14Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Gap Up
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.9$38.68+1.4%$1.74 billion$442.22 million-214.88Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$29.29+0.4%$1.60 billion$325.67 million47.24Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.5$69.92+1.7%$1.45 billion$310.77 million437.03
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.3$102.31+1.5%$1.38 billion$1.59 billion19.56
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.2$30.43+0.9%$941.60 million$580.61 million9.88Upcoming Earnings
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
1.7$20.29+0.4%$663.65 million$115.47 million101.46
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$30.61+0.5%$517.77 million$22.99 million-11.05
VirnetX logo
VHC
VirnetX
0.5$4.40+0.2%$312.66 million$90,000.000.00Upcoming Earnings
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.13+0.3%$138.27 million$308.75 million-2.50Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.8$1.08+4.6%$51.99 million$67.15 million-2.35Gap Down
This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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