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$228.61
50-Day Range
$197.86
MA: $212.63
$229.36
52-Week Range
$104.90
Now: $226.40
$232.74
Volume550,475 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.36 billion
P/E Ratio56.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.15

Competitors

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, WDAY, and SPLK

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

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

Volatility and Risk

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, meaning that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$11.17 billion21.24$2.95 billion$6.5675.39
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Adobe and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe052402.83
Synopsys001303.00

Adobe presently has a consensus target price of $510.1786, suggesting a potential upside of 3.15%. Synopsys has a consensus target price of $216.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Adobe's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Adobe is more favorable than Synopsys.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.0% of Adobe shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe31.05%35.84%18.17%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Summary

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

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com12.21%3.99%2.59%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Risk & Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion13.62$126 million$1.02250.95
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for salesforce.com and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com233322.88
Synopsys001303.00

salesforce.com currently has a consensus price target of $244.3824, indicating a potential downside of 4.53%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, indicating a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Synopsys' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Synopsys is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

81.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Synopsys beats salesforce.com on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit23.78%40.79%22.22%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Risk & Volatility

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion11.40$1.83 billion$6.5650.99
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit231302.61
Synopsys001303.00

Intuit currently has a consensus price target of $366.5882, indicating a potential upside of 9.59%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, indicating a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Intuit's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Intuit is more favorable than Synopsys.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

85.5% of Intuit shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 4.1% of Intuit shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Intuit beats Synopsys on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Autodesk10.26%-457.10%7.77%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Risk & Volatility

Autodesk has a beta of 1.51, meaning that its stock price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.23$214.50 million$1.50171.56
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Autodesk and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Autodesk341502.55
Synopsys001303.00

Autodesk currently has a consensus price target of $241.8095, indicating a potential downside of 6.04%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, indicating a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Synopsys' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Synopsys is more favorable than Autodesk.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.6% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 0.1% of Autodesk shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

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

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Risk & Volatility

Workday has a beta of 1.56, meaning that its stock price is 56% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Workday$3.63 billion14.66$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-158.05
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Workday and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Workday2121912.56
Synopsys001303.00

Workday currently has a consensus price target of $238.20, indicating a potential upside of 6.14%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, indicating a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Workday's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Workday is more favorable than Synopsys.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 26.5% of Workday shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Synopsys beats Workday on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Splunk and Synopsys, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Splunk153302.82
Synopsys001303.00

Splunk currently has a consensus price target of $225.3333, indicating a potential upside of 6.52%. Synopsys has a consensus price target of $216.7692, indicating a potential downside of 4.25%. Given Splunk's higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Synopsys.

Risk & Volatility

Splunk has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Synopsys has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

93.3% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of Synopsys shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Splunk shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Synopsys shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Splunk-27.62%-25.57%-8.74%
Synopsys17.88%14.66%8.78%

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Splunk$2.36 billion14.38$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-146.91
Synopsys$3.36 billion10.22$532.37 million$3.4565.62

Synopsys has higher revenue and earnings than Splunk. Splunk 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 Splunk on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Synopsys Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.5$494.58+0.1%$237.26 billion$11.17 billion62.29
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.5$255.97+0.4%$232.93 billion$17.10 billion99.99Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.0$334.51+0.2%$87.58 billion$7.68 billion48.34Increase in Short Interest
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.6$257.34+1.0%$56.43 billion$3.27 billion157.88Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.3$224.43+1.4%$53.19 billion$3.63 billion-120.02Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.5$211.55+2.1%$33.93 billion$2.36 billion-51.47Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.4$112.61+0.8%$31.39 billion$2.34 billion31.02Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.0$331.96+1.3%$28.48 billion$1.52 billion72.32Decrease in Short Interest
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
1.8$136.72+1.4%$16.89 billion$3.01 billion23.09Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
1.9$64.33+0.3%$16.57 billion$4.63 billion33.68Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.2$396.25+0.5%$15.95 billion$1.09 billion85.95
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$333.30+0.2%$12.66 billion$1.49 billion34.54Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.3$434.81+0.5%$12.61 billion$1.16 billion56.40Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.5$129.27+0.0%$10.40 billion$911.38 million-136.07Upcoming Earnings
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$34.07+0.6%$9.62 billion$1.82 billion61.95
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
0.8$131.85+0.1%$8.91 billion$590.18 million39.95
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.3$103.69+0.3%$8.66 billion$742.31 million-314.21Decrease in Short Interest
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.3$21.58+0.3%$6.74 billion$932.53 million239.80Upcoming Earnings
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.1$97.54+2.4%$6.20 billion$617.95 million73.34Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.4$59.38+0.1%$6.05 billion$988.14 million118.76
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.5$30.88+2.0%$3.59 billion$1.26 billion47.51Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.4$52.33+0.4%$3.42 billion$1.30 billion218.04Decrease in Short Interest
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$58.24+0.3%$2.89 billion$900.42 million126.61Upcoming Earnings
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.5$42.13+0.7%$1.88 billion$442.22 million-191.50
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.4$23.42+0.6%$1.70 billion$891.82 million195.17
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
0.9$169.07+2.9%$1.64 billion$486.33 million66.56Analyst Upgrade
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
1.6$34.02+1.2%$1.47 billion$250.33 million-19.33
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.3$29.03+1.7%$1.47 billion$325.67 million49.20High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.8$73.56+5.1%$996.96 million$1.59 billion13.98
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.6$43.57+0.7%$901.73 million$310.77 million4,361.36
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.8$19.15+0.3%$591.98 million$580.61 million6.49
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
2.1$15.04+0.0%$488.50 million$115.47 million65.39Heavy News Reporting
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
1.6$29.78+0.8%$376.93 million$22.99 million-10.87Upcoming Earnings
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.4$4.03+2.5%$189.73 million$240.35 million-18.32
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.07+1.0%$140.41 million$308.75 million-1.19
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.3$0.82+1.2%$30.79 million$67.15 million-3.15
This page was last updated on 10/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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