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NASDAQ:SPLK

Splunk Stock Competitors

$113.87
+4.62 (+4.23%)
(As of 01/28/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$106.71
$113.87
50-Day Range
$108.91
$128.16
52-Week Range
$105.45
$178.18
Volume
2.25 million shs
Average Volume
2.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$18.08 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
1.31

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, WDAY, ADSK, SNPS, CDNS, ANSS, SSNC, and TYL

Should you be buying Splunk stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Splunk include Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intuit (INTU), Workday (WDAY), Autodesk (ADSK), Synopsys (SNPS), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), ANSYS (ANSS), SS&C Technologies (SSNC), and Tyler Technologies (TYL). These companies are all part of the "application software" industry.

Splunk vs.

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) 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 earnings, community ranking, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and media sentiment.

In the previous week, salesforce.com had 8 more articles in the media than Splunk. MarketBeat recorded 26 mentions for salesforce.com and 18 mentions for Splunk. Splunk's average media sentiment score of 0.31 beat salesforce.com's score of 0.20 indicating that Splunk is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
salesforce.com
5 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Splunk
1 Very Positive mention(s)
6 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

salesforce.com received 1307 more outperform votes than Splunk when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 86.88% of users gave salesforce.com an outperform vote while only 81.85% of users gave Splunk an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
salesforce.comOutperform Votes
3034
86.88%
Underperform Votes
458
13.12%
SplunkOutperform Votes
1727
81.85%
Underperform Votes
383
18.15%

76.5% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.8% of Splunk shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.1% of salesforce.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Splunk shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

salesforce.com has a net margin of 6.96% compared to Splunk's net margin of -53.14%. salesforce.com's return on equity of 5.71% beat Splunk's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
salesforce.com 6.96% 5.71% 3.65%
Splunk -53.14% -89.54% -16.67%

salesforce.com presently has a consensus target price of $324.61, suggesting a potential upside of 46.14%. Splunk has a consensus target price of $167.38, suggesting a potential upside of 47.00%. Given Splunk's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Splunk is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
salesforce.com
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
29 Buy rating(s)
2 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.89
Splunk
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
18 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.69

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$21.25 billion10.30$4.07 billion$1.81122.72
Splunk$2.23 billion8.11-$907.98 million-$8.23-13.84

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its stock price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Splunk has a beta of 1.31, meaning that its stock price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

salesforce.com beats Splunk on 15 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding SPLK 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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Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) vs. Its Competitors

TypeSplunkPrepackaged software IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$18.08B$18.49B$15.38B$6.91B
Dividend YieldN/A1.71%3.47%2.84%
P/E Ratio-13.8443.8165.5718.09
Price / Sales8.11183.58828.48220.05
Price / CashN/A145.3743.4068.55
Price / Book11.5514.1915.988.51
Net Income-$907.98M$372.94M$663.65M$156.58M
7 Day Performance-1.22%-2.00%-2.68%-2.14%
1 Month Performance1.06%-15.37%-11.11%-12.08%
1 Year Performance-32.41%-16.35%3.74%-8.36%

Splunk Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ADBE
Adobe
2.8633 of 5 stars
$518.16
+4.8%
$668.08
+28.9%
+7.2%$244.42B$15.79B51.7122,516Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
CRM
salesforce.com
2.3892 of 5 stars
$222.13
+4.2%
$324.61
+46.1%
-5.4%$218.80B$21.25B122.7256,606Analyst Report
Insider Selling
INTU
Intuit
3.0556 of 5 stars
$534.82
+3.3%
$660.20
+23.4%
+42.4%$151.44B$9.63B70.7413,500Analyst Report
WDAY
Workday
2.6329 of 5 stars
$238.18
+5.0%
$332.70
+39.7%
+1.2%$59.55B$4.32B2,646.7412,500
ADSK
Autodesk
2.8444 of 5 stars
$239.54
+4.5%
$349.33
+45.8%
-16.4%$52.69B$3.79B40.3911,500News Coverage
SNPS
Synopsys
2.8348 of 5 stars
$296.35
+3.7%
$375.64
+26.8%
+12.1%$45.47B$4.20B61.4816,361News Coverage
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
2.323 of 5 stars
$145.42
+4.4%
$177.77
+22.2%
+8.2%$40.30B$2.68B58.648,800
ANSS
ANSYS
2.0948 of 5 stars
$322.77
+4.1%
$334.20
+3.5%
-11.2%$28.16B$1.68B60.794,800
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
3.2375 of 5 stars
$77.93
+2.0%
$92.25
+18.4%
+20.3%$19.82B$4.67B27.9324,600
TYL
Tyler Technologies
2.3625 of 5 stars
$450.52
+3.8%
$557.20
+23.7%
+0.4%$18.46B$1.12B117.945,536
NUAN
Nuance Communications
2.0864 of 5 stars
$55.08
+0.3%
$56.00
+1.7%
+28.0%$17.60B$1.36B-611.936,900Analyst Upgrade
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
2.4208 of 5 stars
$412.16
+1.3%
$427.67
+3.8%
+30.1%$15.58B$1.59B39.1010,892
FICO
Fair Isaac
2.3065 of 5 stars
$493.12
+14.2%
$559.50
+13.5%
-9.8%$13.49B$1.32B36.773,650Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.3398 of 5 stars
$105.55
+4.6%
$91.67
+13.2%
-30.3%$13.16B$3.24B42.059,000Upcoming Earnings
AZPN
Aspen Technology
2.0673 of 5 stars
$142.35
+2.4%
$165.83
+16.5%
+5.4%$9.53B$709.38M29.841,897Earnings Report
News Coverage
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.8865 of 5 stars
$129.08
+3.5%
$187.00
+44.9%
+6.6%$8.17B$586.37M75.053,400Upcoming Earnings
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.8092 of 5 stars
$96.76
+2.9%
$130.50
+34.9%
-20.1%$8.06B$743.27M-82.702,942Options Volume
PEGA
Pegasystems
2.3323 of 5 stars
$95.52
+4.2%
$161.38
+68.9%
-31.5%$7.80B$1.02B-329.385,776
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
2.3448 of 5 stars
$34.36
+6.0%
$45.00
+31.0%
-15.0%$4.04B$1.29B48.393,768News Coverage
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.7598 of 5 stars
$67.73
+2.5%
$81.50
+20.3%
-4.6%$3.52B$913.22M-6,766.233,100Short Interest ↓
MSTR
MicroStrategy
2.4948 of 5 stars
$338.95
+5.8%
$553.75
+63.4%
-40.9%$3.51B$480.73M-7.461,997Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
VRNT
Verint Systems
2.45 of 5 stars
$50.69
+1.1%
$65.50
+29.2%
-30.8%$3.33B$1.27B-194.964,300Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
2.1423 of 5 stars
$56.53
+0.4%
$54.17
+4.2%
+18.5%$2.55B$471.40M-113.062,344Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
NTCT
NetScout Systems
2.1064 of 5 stars
$31.09
+1.0%
$33.00
+6.1%
+3.8%$2.30B$831.28M62.182,421Earnings Report
News Coverage
SWI
SolarWinds
2.0223 of 5 stars
$13.04
+0.5%
$24.86
+90.6%
-63.2%$2.07B$1.02B19.463,340
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.9214 of 5 stars
$30.77
+3.5%
$33.33
+8.3%
-10.5%$1.69B$382.90M40.494,000
PRO
PROS
2.3514 of 5 stars
$27.25
+4.4%
$36.00
+32.1%
-39.1%$1.21B$252.42M-15.841,403
PLUS
ePlus
2.1631 of 5 stars
$44.67
+2.8%
$60.50
+35.4%
+3.6%$1.21B$1.57B13.001,560Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
EBIX
Ebix
1.7431 of 5 stars
$29.01
+2.2%
N/A-51.6%$897.66M$625.61M12.349,802
AMSWA
American Software
2.3998 of 5 stars
$22.66
+2.6%
$35.00
+54.5%
+10.8%$754.31M$111.41M64.74428Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
DMRC
Digimarc
1.4064 of 5 stars
$29.66
+1.4%
N/A-25.4%$502.20M$23.99M-10.302,018
ENVI
Environmental Impact Acquisition
1.5998 of 5 stars
$9.54
+3.0%
N/AN/A$246.85MN/A0.00N/AGap Down
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
2.4264 of 5 stars
$1.95
+7.2%
$5.54
+184.0%
-63.7%$172.27M$291.67M-1.351,598News Coverage
VHC
VirnetX
1.4781 of 5 stars
$2.08
+0.0%
N/A-67.4%$148.17M$302.64M-3.6521
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.5564 of 5 stars
$1.13
+3.5%
$3.00
+165.5%
-8.4%$55.42M$22M-4.35152Short Interest ↓
This page was last updated on 1/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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