NASDAQ:SPLK

Splunk Competitors

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$134.15
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$141.20
50-Day Range
$131.03
MA: $139.03
$151.26
52-Week Range
$123.51
Now: $134.25
$225.89
Volume6.86 million shs
Average Volume2.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.44

Competitors

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

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

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%

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, Splunk has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Adobe and Splunk's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$12.87 billion19.50$5.26 billion$8.5861.20
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.4% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Adobe and Splunk, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe041902.83
Splunk1102402.66

Adobe presently has a consensus price target of $553.0870, indicating a potential upside of 5.33%. Splunk has a consensus price target of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Given Splunk's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Adobe.

Summary

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

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%

Volatility and Risk

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, meaning that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Splunk has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares salesforce.com and Splunk's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion12.49$126 million$1.02227.36
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23

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.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for salesforce.com and Splunk, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com182532.81
Splunk1102402.66

salesforce.com presently has a consensus price target of $270.1515, indicating a potential upside of 16.49%. Splunk has a consensus price target of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Given Splunk's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than salesforce.com.

Summary

salesforce.com beats Splunk on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

84.8% of Intuit shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. 3.4% of Intuit shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%

Volatility and Risk

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Splunk has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Intuit and Splunk, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit031602.84
Splunk1102402.66

Intuit presently has a consensus price target of $430.2381, indicating a potential upside of 3.47%. Splunk has a consensus price target of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Given Splunk's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Intuit.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Intuit and Splunk's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion14.83$1.83 billion$6.5663.39
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23

Intuit has higher revenue and earnings than Splunk. Splunk 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 Splunk on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Autodesk shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%

Risk and Volatility

Splunk has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Splunk and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Splunk1102402.66
Autodesk361402.48

Splunk currently has a consensus target price of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Autodesk has a consensus target price of $289.6957, indicating a potential downside of 3.49%. Given Splunk's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Autodesk.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23
Autodesk$3.27 billion20.13$214.50 million$1.50200.11

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

Summary

Autodesk beats Splunk on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Risk and Volatility

Splunk has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Splunk and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Splunk1102402.66
Workday191902.62

Splunk currently has a consensus target price of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Workday has a consensus target price of $263.2222, indicating a potential upside of 2.68%. Given Splunk's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Workday.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Splunk and Workday's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23
Workday$3.63 billion17.17$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-180.53

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

Summary

Workday beats Splunk on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) and Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.5% of Splunk shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.9% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Splunk shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Splunk and Cadence Design Systems' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Splunk-34.77%-34.13%-11.04%
Cadence Design Systems42.68%48.31%28.21%

Risk and Volatility

Splunk has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Splunk and Cadence Design Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Splunk1102402.66
Cadence Design Systems12902.67

Splunk currently has a consensus target price of $208.5882, indicating a potential upside of 55.37%. Cadence Design Systems has a consensus target price of $140.9167, indicating a potential downside of 4.31%. Given Splunk's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Splunk is more favorable than Cadence Design Systems.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Splunk and Cadence Design Systems' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Splunk$2.36 billion9.32$-336,670,000.00($1.44)-93.23
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion17.59$988.98 million$3.5341.72

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

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats Splunk on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Splunk Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.9$525.08-0.3%$250.99 billion$12.87 billion48.44Analyst Report
Insider Selling
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.9$231.91-0.5%$213.59 billion$17.10 billion60.55Insider Selling
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.4$415.82-0.4%$113.87 billion$7.68 billion55.81Analyst Report
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$300.16-0.4%$65.91 billion$3.27 billion156.33News Coverage
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.4$256.35-1.5%$62.29 billion$3.63 billion-137.08
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$147.26-0.2%$41.10 billion$2.34 billion38.25Insider Selling
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.6$260.77-0.5%$39.73 billion$3.69 billion61.21
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$373.93-0.2%$32.58 billion$1.52 billion84.60
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.0$72.91-1.1%$18.64 billion$4.63 billion33.91Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$448.20-0.3%$18.25 billion$1.09 billion98.51Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.0$140.50-1.2%$17.28 billion$3.01 billion30.15Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.6$532.95-0.4%$15.58 billion$1.29 billion67.55
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.7$53.34-0.7%$15.21 billion$1.48 billion533.40Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$319.27-1.4%$12.09 billion$1.49 billion32.45Decrease in Short Interest
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.4$129.89-1.4%$10.51 billion$911.38 million-160.36
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.2$152.68-0.8%$10.36 billion$590.18 million46.27News Coverage
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.4$88.57-0.9%$9.04 billion$988.14 million164.02High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.1$105.27-0.7%$8.82 billion$742.31 million-269.92News Coverage
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.7$123.73-1.2%$7.88 billion$617.95 million95.18Analyst Report
News Coverage
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.2$693.62-6.7%$6.65 billion$486.33 million5,780.17Analyst Report
Gap Up
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.1$18.54-1.8%$5.85 billion$932.53 million154.51Analyst Revision
News Coverage
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.1$40.68-0.2%$4.77 billion$1.26 billion79.77
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$71.75-1.6%$3.47 billion$900.42 million152.66News Coverage
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.7$48.64-2.4%$3.20 billion$1.30 billion202.67Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.7$48.33-1.7%$2.18 billion$442.22 million-268.49Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Down
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.2$28.87-0.6%$2.12 billion$891.82 million96.23News Coverage
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
0.9$45.82-1.6%$2.03 billion$250.33 million-25.74Gap Down
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.5$33.23-0.7%$1.82 billion$325.67 million53.60Dividend Announcement
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.5$75.12-1.8%$1.55 billion$310.77 million469.53Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Gap Down
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.3$99.27-2.8%$1.34 billion$1.59 billion18.98Decrease in Short Interest
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.6$29.05-1.9%$899.48 million$580.61 million9.43Gap Down
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
1.7$20.43-0.0%$668.22 million$115.47 million102.16
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$34.64-1.7%$583.72 million$22.99 million-12.51Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
VirnetX logo
VHC
VirnetX
0.5$4.95-0.6%$351.74 million$90,000.000.00News Coverage
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.16-1.3%$139.55 million$308.75 million-2.53Gap Down
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.5$1.03-6.8%$49.59 million$67.15 million-2.24Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
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