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PTC (PTC) Competitors

$177.65
-1.91 (-1.06%)
(As of 10:16 AM ET)

PTC vs. DT, ESTC, GWRE, PCTY, CRWD, CDNS, SHOP, NTES, SNOW, and PLTR

Should you be buying PTC stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PTC include Dynatrace (DT), Elastic (ESTC), Guidewire Software (GWRE), Paylocity (PCTY), CrowdStrike (CRWD), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), Shopify (SHOP), NetEase (NTES), Snowflake (SNOW), and Palantir Technologies (PLTR). These companies are all part of the "prepackaged software" industry.

PTC vs.

Dynatrace (NYSE:DT) and PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, media sentiment, community ranking and analyst recommendations.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dynatrace$1.43B9.57$154.63M$0.5288.52
PTC$2.10B10.25$245.54M$2.3975.13

In the previous week, PTC had 6 more articles in the media than Dynatrace. MarketBeat recorded 19 mentions for PTC and 13 mentions for Dynatrace. PTC's average media sentiment score of 0.55 beat Dynatrace's score of -0.02 indicating that Dynatrace is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Dynatrace
4 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
PTC
6 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Dynatrace presently has a consensus price target of $61.54, indicating a potential upside of 33.70%. PTC has a consensus price target of $200.64, indicating a potential upside of 11.74%. Given PTC's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Dynatrace is more favorable than PTC.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dynatrace
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
19 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.79
PTC
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.82

PTC received 398 more outperform votes than Dynatrace when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.93% of users gave PTC an outperform vote while only 67.38% of users gave Dynatrace an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
DynatraceOutperform Votes
221
67.38%
Underperform Votes
107
32.62%
PTCOutperform Votes
619
68.93%
Underperform Votes
279
31.07%

PTC has a net margin of 12.84% compared to PTC's net margin of 10.81%. Dynatrace's return on equity of 13.76% beat PTC's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dynatrace10.81% 9.89% 6.17%
PTC 12.84%13.76%6.08%

Dynatrace has a beta of 1.06, suggesting that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PTC has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

94.3% of Dynatrace shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.1% of PTC shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Dynatrace shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of PTC shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

PTC beats Dynatrace on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PTC 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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PTC vs. The Competition

MetricPTCPrepackaged software IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$21.49B$21.80B$21.01B$8.09B
Dividend YieldN/A1.79%2.73%3.96%
P/E Ratio75.1379.26261.5618.43
Price / Sales10.258.34539.3972.31
Price / Cash44.2370.0929.4828.77
Price / Book7.979.886.904.39
Net Income$245.54M$363.75M$618.44M$213.55M
7 Day Performance-1.70%-2.71%-0.31%-0.80%
1 Month Performance-0.79%-1.90%3.30%3.42%
1 Year Performance37.04%9.78%28.07%7.53%

PTC Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DT
Dynatrace
4.9437 of 5 stars
$46.03
-1.9%
$61.54
+33.7%
-7.4%$13.69B$1.43B88.524,700Short Interest ↑
ESTC
Elastic
2.2719 of 5 stars
$100.17
-4.6%
$113.80
+13.6%
+45.0%$10.10B$1.07B217.762,886Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
GWRE
Guidewire Software
2.1653 of 5 stars
$120.58
-0.3%
$115.11
-4.5%
+48.4%$9.93B$905.34M-194.483,415Upcoming Earnings
PCTY
Paylocity
4.9299 of 5 stars
$151.78
-1.2%
$196.40
+29.4%
-12.1%$8.57B$1.35B44.126,100Positive News
CRWD
CrowdStrike
4.4681 of 5 stars
$346.82
-1.3%
$373.18
+7.6%
+125.0%$83.89B$3.06B963.427,925Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
4.7329 of 5 stars
$296.21
+0.7%
$326.11
+10.1%
+29.7%$80.61B$4.09B77.1411,200Short Interest ↑
Positive News
SHOP
Shopify
4.526 of 5 stars
$58.20
+2.2%
$77.06
+32.4%
-1.8%$75.00B$7.06B-342.358,300Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
NTES
NetEase
4.9405 of 5 stars
$91.19
+0.8%
$125.71
+37.9%
+1.9%$58.56B$14.57B14.1429,128Earnings Report
Dividend Cut
SNOW
Snowflake
4.757 of 5 stars
$150.75
-3.5%
$200.64
+33.1%
+0.5%$50.38B$2.81B-53.847,004Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
PLTR
Palantir Technologies
2.3137 of 5 stars
$21.06
+0.2%
$20.65
-1.9%
+54.2%$46.89B$2.23B175.473,735Gap Down

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This page (NASDAQ:PTC) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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