NASDAQ:QLYS

Qualys Competitors

$105.48
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$101.23
Now: $105.48
$105.91
50-Day Range
$91.75
MA: $102.21
$107.38
52-Week Range
$86.65
Now: $105.48
$148.84
Volume339,589 shs
Average Volume509,593 shs
Market Capitalization$4.14 billion
P/E Ratio48.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.79

Competitors

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) Vs. MSFT, ORCL, NOW, VMW, FTNT, and AXON

Should you be buying QLYS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "systems software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Qualys, including Microsoft (MSFT), Oracle (ORCL), ServiceNow (NOW), VMware (VMW), Fortinet (FTNT), and Axon Enterprise (AXON).

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

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and Microsoft's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
Microsoft$143.02 billion13.74$44.28 billion$5.7645.24

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and Microsoft, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
Microsoft022923.00

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. Microsoft has a consensus price target of $271.6533, suggesting a potential upside of 4.25%. Given Qualys' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Qualys is more favorable than Microsoft.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Microsoft has a beta of 0.83, suggesting that its share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 69.0% of Microsoft shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Microsoft shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and Microsoft's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
Microsoft32.28%40.74%16.23%

Summary

Microsoft beats Qualys on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) and Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and Oracle's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
Oracle$39.07 billion5.66$10.14 billion$3.4622.16

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and Oracle, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
Oracle1171002.32

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. Oracle has a consensus price target of $70.8750, suggesting a potential downside of 7.55%. Given Qualys' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Qualys is more favorable than Oracle.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.5% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and Oracle's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Summary

Oracle beats Qualys on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and ServiceNow's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
ServiceNow$3.46 billion31.18$626.70 million$0.65840.72

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
ServiceNow012513.00

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. ServiceNow has a consensus price target of $603.2692, suggesting a potential upside of 10.39%. Given ServiceNow's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ServiceNow is more favorable than Qualys.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.14, suggesting that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.2% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
ServiceNow16.60%9.79%3.53%

Summary

ServiceNow beats Qualys on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) and VMware (NYSE:VMW) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and VMware's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
VMware$10.81 billion6.44$6.41 billion$4.5136.80

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and VMware, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
VMware0111102.50

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. VMware has a consensus price target of $173.00, suggesting a potential upside of 4.22%. Given Qualys' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Qualys is more favorable than VMware.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, VMware has a beta of 0.87, suggesting that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.9% of VMware shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 28.5% of VMware shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and VMware's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
VMware13.75%27.10%7.58%

Summary

VMware beats Qualys on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and Fortinet's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
Fortinet$2.16 billion15.28$326.50 million$1.91105.72

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and Fortinet, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
Fortinet3111202.35

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. Fortinet has a consensus price target of $164.2083, suggesting a potential downside of 18.68%. Given Qualys' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Qualys is more favorable than Fortinet.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fortinet has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.8% of Fortinet shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.2% of Fortinet shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and Fortinet's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
Fortinet18.50%48.30%10.74%

Summary

Fortinet beats Qualys on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) and Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AXON) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Qualys and Axon Enterprise's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Qualys$321.61 million12.86$69.34 million$1.6763.16
Axon EnterpriseN/AN/A$-221,570,000.00($2.06)-72.76

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Qualys and Axon Enterprise, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Qualys37402.07
Axon Enterprise01402.80

Qualys currently has a consensus price target of $112.5714, suggesting a potential upside of 6.72%. Axon Enterprise has a consensus price target of $183.50, suggesting a potential upside of 22.42%. Given Axon Enterprise's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Axon Enterprise is more favorable than Qualys.

Volatility & Risk

Qualys has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Axon Enterprise has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

91.9% of Qualys shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.6% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by institutional investors. 16.2% of Qualys shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Axon Enterprise shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qualys and Axon Enterprise's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Qualys25.06%20.99%11.97%
Axon EnterpriseN/A-416.05%-124.55%

Summary

Qualys beats Axon Enterprise on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


Qualys Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Microsoft logo
MSFT
Microsoft
2.5$260.58+0.9%$1.97 trillion$143.02 billion42.10Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
2.2$76.66+3.4%$221.05 billion$39.07 billion23.23Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
ServiceNow logo
NOW
ServiceNow
2.1$546.47+1.0%$107.90 billion$3.46 billion154.81Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.1$165.99+0.1%$69.59 billion$10.81 billion44.15Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Fortinet logo
FTNT
Fortinet
1.6$201.92+0.4%$32.95 billion$2.16 billion75.06Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Axon Enterprise logo
AXON
Axon Enterprise
1.3$149.89+0.6%$9.69 billionN/A-72.76
Proofpoint logo
PFPT
Proofpoint
1.4$130.75+0.6%$7.50 billion$888.19 million-47.55
C3.ai logo
AI
C3.ai
1.0$66.51+8.5%$6.71 billionN/A0.00
Commvault Systems logo
CVLT
Commvault Systems
1.7$68.72+1.2%$3.23 billion$670.89 million-104.12
Progress Software logo
PRGS
Progress Software
1.6$45.26+1.6%$1.99 billion$413.30 million25.86
This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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