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QuinStreet (QNST) Competitors

$16.21
+0.62 (+3.98%)
(As of 06/18/2024 ET)

QNST vs. IIIV, CNDT, RILY, TRHC, EVOP, ENV, PRFT, ZD, YELP, and CMPR

Should you be buying QuinStreet stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of QuinStreet include i3 Verticals (IIIV), Conduent (CNDT), B. Riley Financial (RILY), Tabula Rasa HealthCare (TRHC), EVO Payments (EVOP), Envestnet (ENV), Perficient (PRFT), Ziff Davis (ZD), Yelp (YELP), and Cimpress (CMPR).

QuinStreet vs.

i3 Verticals (NASDAQ:IIIV) and QuinStreet (NASDAQ:QNST) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, media sentiment, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, dividends and community ranking.

i3 Verticals presently has a consensus price target of $27.57, suggesting a potential upside of 40.24%. QuinStreet has a consensus price target of $20.88, suggesting a potential upside of 28.78%. Given QuinStreet's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe i3 Verticals is more favorable than QuinStreet.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
i3 Verticals
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.86
QuinStreet
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

i3 Verticals has higher earnings, but lower revenue than QuinStreet. QuinStreet is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than i3 Verticals, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
i3 Verticals$370.24M1.78-$810K$0.011,967.97
QuinStreet$580.62M1.54-$68.87M-$1.56-10.39

i3 Verticals has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, QuinStreet has a beta of 1.16, meaning that its stock price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500.

i3 Verticals has a net margin of 0.63% compared to i3 Verticals' net margin of -15.59%. QuinStreet's return on equity of 8.91% beat i3 Verticals' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
i3 Verticals0.63% 8.91% 3.37%
QuinStreet -15.59%-38.56%-25.61%

QuinStreet received 149 more outperform votes than i3 Verticals when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 60.82% of users gave i3 Verticals an outperform vote while only 57.20% of users gave QuinStreet an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
i3 VerticalsOutperform Votes
149
60.82%
Underperform Votes
96
39.18%
QuinStreetOutperform Votes
298
57.20%
Underperform Votes
223
42.80%

In the previous week, QuinStreet had 4 more articles in the media than i3 Verticals. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for QuinStreet and 2 mentions for i3 Verticals. QuinStreet's average media sentiment score of 1.76 beat i3 Verticals' score of 1.16 indicating that i3 Verticals is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
i3 Verticals
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
QuinStreet
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

84.2% of i3 Verticals shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.8% of QuinStreet shares are held by institutional investors. 34.0% of i3 Verticals shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 5.3% of QuinStreet 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.

Summary

i3 Verticals beats QuinStreet 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 QNST 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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QNST vs. The Competition

MetricQuinStreetBusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$896.09M$17.41B$22.41B$8.47B
Dividend YieldN/A2.66%2.71%4.10%
P/E Ratio-10.3937.68245.9718.01
Price / Sales1.543.00524.7565.63
Price / CashN/A21.9930.8429.03
Price / Book3.814.896.584.26
Net Income-$68.87M$490.95M$626.56M$215.55M
7 Day Performance-3.68%-2.86%-0.80%-2.17%
1 Month Performance-10.44%-6.75%-2.08%-3.84%
1 Year Performance92.75%0.10%10.56%0.39%

QuinStreet Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
IIIV
i3 Verticals
4.7726 of 5 stars
$19.65
-1.8%
$27.57
+40.3%
-13.6%$657.73M$376.87M1,966.971,663Positive News
CNDT
Conduent
2.3961 of 5 stars
$3.02
-1.6%
$9.00
+198.0%
-8.6%$617.83M$3.72B-3.3659,000
RILY
B. Riley Financial
0.3845 of 5 stars
$19.93
-3.3%
N/A-53.7%$603.88M$1.65B-3.982,383Positive News
TRHC
Tabula Rasa HealthCare
0 of 5 stars
$10.50
flat
N/AN/A$284.13M$299.52M-2.731,027Analyst Forecast
EVOP
EVO Payments
0 of 5 stars
$33.99
flat
N/AN/A$1.76B$543.08M-283.232,400
ENV
Envestnet
1.6553 of 5 stars
$59.92
0.0%
$64.14
+7.0%
+12.1%$3.30B$1.25B-16.833,100Short Interest ↓
Positive News
PRFT
Perficient
3.4634 of 5 stars
$74.50
+0.2%
$70.43
-5.5%
-5.4%$2.62B$906.54M31.846,547Analyst Forecast
ZD
Ziff Davis
4.4071 of 5 stars
$55.22
-0.7%
$75.13
+36.0%
-21.3%$2.55B$1.36B45.644,200Positive News
YELP
Yelp
4.0497 of 5 stars
$36.05
-0.6%
$40.67
+12.8%
-2.1%$2.43B$1.34B22.964,872Positive News
CMPR
Cimpress
3.998 of 5 stars
$81.76
-1.3%
$111.50
+36.4%
+54.4%$2.08B$3.08B25.2316,000Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
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This page (NASDAQ:QNST) was last updated on 6/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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