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QAD Competitors

$42.53
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$41.87
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$41.05
MA: $42.97
$45.46
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$54.54
Volume1,735 shs
Average Volume52,047 shs
Market Capitalization$880.20 million
P/E Ratio4,257.26
Dividend Yield0.66%
Beta1.08

Competitors

QAD (NASDAQ:QADA) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SNPS

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

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

Volatility and Risk

QAD has a beta of 1.08, suggesting that its stock price is 8% 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.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares QAD and Adobe's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84
Adobe$11.17 billion19.82$2.95 billion$6.5670.36

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

48.6% of QAD shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.0% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. 46.1% of QAD shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Adobe 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%
Adobe31.05%35.84%18.17%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for QAD and Adobe, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QAD00303.00
Adobe052302.82

QAD presently has a consensus price target of $51.00, indicating a potential upside of 19.27%. Adobe has a consensus price target of $507.9630, indicating a potential upside of 9.70%. Given QAD's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe QAD is more favorable than Adobe.

Summary

Adobe beats QAD on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

48.6% of QAD shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 46.1% of QAD shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QAD00303.00
salesforce.com233322.88

QAD currently has a consensus target price of $51.00, indicating a potential upside of 19.27%. salesforce.com has a consensus target price of $246.7353, indicating a potential upside of 3.01%. Given QAD's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe QAD is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84
salesforce.com$17.10 billion12.64$126 million$1.02232.85

salesforce.com has higher revenue and earnings than QAD. QAD 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 QAD and salesforce.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%
salesforce.com12.21%3.99%2.59%

Risk and Volatility

QAD has a beta of 1.08, meaning that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, salesforce.com has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

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

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

Volatility & Risk

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, QAD has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Intuit and QAD, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit231302.61
QAD00303.00

Intuit currently has a consensus target price of $366.5882, indicating a potential upside of 13.27%. QAD has a consensus target price of $51.00, indicating a potential upside of 19.27%. Given QAD's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe QAD is more favorable than Intuit.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

85.5% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.6% of QAD shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.1% of Intuit shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 46.1% of QAD 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.

Dividends

Intuit pays an annual dividend of $2.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. QAD pays an annual dividend of $0.29 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Intuit pays out 36.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. QAD pays out -36.7% 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit23.78%40.79%22.22%
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion11.05$1.83 billion$6.5649.40
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84

Intuit has higher revenue and earnings than QAD. QAD 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 QAD on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Risk and Volatility

QAD has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.51, indicating that its stock price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

48.6% of QAD shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.6% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. 46.1% of QAD shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are held 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%
Autodesk10.26%-457.10%7.77%

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84
Autodesk$3.27 billion16.24$214.50 million$1.50161.62

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for QAD and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QAD00303.00
Autodesk341502.55

QAD presently has a consensus price target of $51.00, indicating a potential upside of 19.27%. Autodesk has a consensus price target of $241.8095, indicating a potential downside of 0.66%. Given QAD's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe QAD is more favorable than Autodesk.

Summary

Autodesk beats QAD on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Risk and Volatility

QAD has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

48.6% of QAD shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 46.1% of QAD shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84
Workday$3.63 billion14.12$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-152.21

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QAD00303.00
Workday2121712.53

QAD presently has a consensus price target of $51.00, suggesting a potential upside of 19.27%. Workday has a consensus price target of $237.5517, suggesting a potential upside of 10.08%. Given QAD's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe QAD is more favorable than Workday.

Summary

QAD beats Workday on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Risk and Volatility

QAD has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, indicating that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
QAD00303.00
Synopsys001303.00

QAD presently has a consensus price target of $51.00, suggesting a potential upside of 19.27%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 1.18%. Given QAD's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe QAD is more favorable than Synopsys.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
QAD$310.77 million2.83$-15,950,000.00($0.79)-53.84
Synopsys$3.36 billion9.94$532.37 million$3.4563.79

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
QAD0.06%0.51%0.20%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

48.6% of QAD shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are owned by institutional investors. 46.1% of QAD shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of Synopsys shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Synopsys beats QAD on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


QAD Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.5$461.58+1.0%$219.22 billion$11.17 billion58.13Insider Selling
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.5$237.51+0.4%$216.97 billion$17.10 billion92.78Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.0$324.04+1.7%$83.39 billion$7.68 billion46.83Analyst Downgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.6$242.43+2.0%$52.11 billion$3.27 billion148.73
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.5$216.14+3.0%$49.70 billion$3.63 billion-115.58
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.5$220.07+1.0%$33.06 billion$3.36 billion54.47Increase in Short Interest
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.7$206.20+0.2%$33.00 billion$2.36 billion-50.17Analyst Upgrade
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.4$109.78+1.9%$30.02 billion$2.34 billion28.51
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.2$309.45+0.5%$26.43 billion$1.52 billion67.42Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
1.9$60.81+0.3%$15.62 billion$4.63 billion31.84Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.2$385.02+0.3%$15.55 billion$1.09 billion83.52Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
1.9$113.93+0.8%$14.18 billion$3.01 billion24.45Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$309.44+0.6%$11.82 billion$1.49 billion32.07
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.5$392.18+0.5%$11.31 billion$1.16 billion50.87Upcoming Earnings
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.7$116.12+3.6%$9.67 billion$911.38 million-122.23Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$32.20+0.2%$9.10 billion$1.82 billion58.55
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.5$97.04+1.3%$8.21 billion$742.31 million-294.06
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
0.8$112.39+1.6%$7.72 billion$590.18 million34.06Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$21.11+0.2%$6.61 billion$932.53 million234.58Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.6$55.82+0.4%$5.67 billion$988.14 million111.64Upcoming Earnings
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.3$87.16+0.6%$5.57 billion$617.95 million65.53Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.7$29.18+0.5%$3.41 billion$1.26 billion44.89Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.3$47.66+0.5%$3.13 billion$1.30 billion198.58Analyst Downgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.4$50.43+14.5%$2.86 billion$900.42 million109.63Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.5$39.93+0.1%$1.80 billion$442.22 million-181.50Upcoming Earnings
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
0.9$163.96+1.1%$1.57 billion$486.33 million64.55Increase in Short Interest
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.6$20.46+3.2%$1.53 billion$891.82 million170.50Analyst Downgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$27.28+0.6%$1.38 billion$325.67 million46.24Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.6$30.86+0.0%$1.34 billion$250.33 million-17.53Analyst Downgrade
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.8$67.03+2.0%$926.62 million$1.59 billion12.74Upcoming Earnings
Heavy News Reporting
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.8$18.39+0.8%$564.16 million$580.61 million6.23
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
2.0$14.56+0.5%$475.18 million$115.47 million63.30Decrease in Short Interest
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
1.6$34.22+16.0%$440.34 million$22.99 million-12.49Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.4$3.91+0.3%$184.55 million$240.35 million-17.77Upcoming Earnings
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$2.87+3.1%$127.14 million$308.75 million-1.11
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$0.72+2.0%$26.55 million$67.15 million-2.78Decrease in Short Interest
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