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Market Capitalization$1.35 billion
P/E Ratio19.07
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Beta1.3

Competitors

ePlus (NASDAQ:PLUS) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

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

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%

Risk and Volatility

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, indicating that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ePlus has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

82.4% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.7% of ePlus shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of ePlus shares are owned 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Adobe and ePlus, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe052002.80
ePlus01002.00

Adobe currently has a consensus price target of $557.1250, indicating a potential upside of 14.47%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Adobe is more favorable than ePlus.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Adobe and ePlus' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$12.87 billion18.08$5.26 billion$8.5856.72
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36

Adobe has higher revenue and earnings than ePlus. ePlus 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 ePlus on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.7% of ePlus shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of ePlus shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for salesforce.com and ePlus, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com082632.86
ePlus01002.00

salesforce.com presently has a consensus target price of $270.1471, suggesting a potential upside of 25.42%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than ePlus.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares salesforce.com and ePlus' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion11.62$126 million$1.02211.18
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%

Volatility & Risk

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ePlus has a beta of 1.3, suggesting that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

salesforce.com beats ePlus on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Intuit and ePlus, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit031702.85
ePlus01002.00

Intuit presently has a consensus price target of $432.2727, indicating a potential upside of 10.26%. Given Intuit's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Intuit is more favorable than ePlus.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Intuit and ePlus' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion13.98$1.83 billion$6.5659.76
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.8% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.7% of ePlus shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of Intuit shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of ePlus shares are owned 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.

Risk and Volatility

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ePlus has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Intuit beats ePlus on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36
Autodesk$3.27 billion18.85$214.50 million$1.50187.39

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

Volatility and Risk

ePlus has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its stock price is 30% 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.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

92.7% of ePlus shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Autodesk shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of ePlus shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for ePlus and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ePlus01002.00
Autodesk251402.57

Autodesk has a consensus price target of $301.3810, indicating a potential upside of 7.22%. Given Autodesk's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Autodesk is more favorable than ePlus.

Summary

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

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

Volatility and Risk

ePlus has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36
Workday$3.63 billion15.81$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.15

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for ePlus and Workday, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ePlus01002.00
Workday092002.69

Workday has a consensus target price of $270.7778, indicating a potential upside of 14.77%. Given Workday's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Workday is more favorable than ePlus.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

92.7% of ePlus shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of ePlus shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday 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.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ePlus4.42%14.11%7.07%
Synopsys18.03%14.81%8.79%

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ePlus01002.00
Synopsys021002.83

Synopsys has a consensus target price of $284.8182, indicating a potential upside of 19.94%. Given Synopsys' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Synopsys is more favorable than ePlus.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

92.7% of ePlus shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 2.3% of ePlus shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of Synopsys 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.

Risk & Volatility

ePlus has a beta of 1.3, suggesting that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares ePlus and Synopsys' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ePlus$1.59 billion0.85$69.08 million$5.1519.36
Synopsys$3.69 billion9.82$664.35 million$4.2755.61

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

Summary

Synopsys beats ePlus on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


ePlus Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.1$486.69-0.8%$232.64 billion$12.87 billion44.90
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
2.1$215.40-0.8%$198.65 billion$17.10 billion56.24Insider Selling
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.6$392.04-1.4%$107.36 billion$7.68 billion52.62Increase in Short Interest
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.5$281.08-0.5%$61.72 billion$3.27 billion146.40
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.6$235.94-0.5%$57.33 billion$3.63 billion-126.17Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.8$237.46-0.2%$36.18 billion$3.69 billion55.74Decrease in Short Interest
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.7$126.89-0.4%$35.31 billion$2.34 billion32.96Decrease in Short Interest
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$355.49-1.4%$30.98 billion$1.52 billion80.43
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$116.84-2.6%$19.14 billion$2.36 billion-23.41Analyst Report
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.2$72.82-0.5%$18.62 billion$4.63 billion33.87Analyst Report
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$400.98-3.5%$16.33 billion$1.09 billion88.13Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$53.19-0.5%$15.16 billion$1.48 billion531.90Upcoming Earnings
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.2$119.18-0.0%$14.80 billion$3.01 billion25.58Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$496.36-2.2%$14.51 billion$1.29 billion62.91Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$336.55-2.7%$12.74 billion$1.49 billion34.20
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.8$118.06-2.7%$9.59 billion$911.38 million-145.75Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
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$128.52-0.1%$8.74 billion$590.18 million38.95
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.8$133.90-0.8%$8.52 billion$617.95 million103.00Analyst Revision
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.3$98.72-1.9%$8.27 billion$742.31 million-253.13News Coverage
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.0$623.45-1.1%$5.98 billion$486.33 million5,195.42Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$16.56-0.4%$5.23 billion$932.53 million138.01Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.3$37.16-1.6%$4.39 billion$1.26 billion72.86Unusual Options Activity
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$65.98-1.6%$3.22 billion$900.42 million140.39Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.7$47.07-2.0%$3.10 billion$1.30 billion196.13
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.3$26.03-0.3%$1.91 billion$891.82 million86.77
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
0.9$41.34-0.9%$1.83 billion$250.33 million-23.22Earnings Announcement
Insider Selling
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.9$38.55-20.2%$1.74 billion$442.22 million-214.15Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$30.14-2.4%$1.65 billion$325.67 million48.61Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.5$70.07-0.0%$1.45 billion$310.77 million437.96
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.2$30.50-0.2%$943.76 million$580.61 million9.90Upcoming Earnings
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
1.7$20.25-0.8%$662.34 million$115.47 million101.26
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$30.29-9.5%$512.36 million$22.99 million-10.94
VirnetX logo
VHC
VirnetX
0.5$4.44-1.4%$315.50 million$90,000.000.00Upcoming Earnings
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.15-1.0%$139.15 million$308.75 million-2.52Upcoming Earnings
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.8$1.07-1.9%$51.51 million$67.15 million-2.33Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
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