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Seagate Technology Competitors

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$71.19
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$74.00
50-Day Range
$59.96
MA: $68.48
$75.94
52-Week Range
$39.02
Now: $73.38
$77.07
Volume4.81 million shs
Average Volume4.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.37 billion
P/E Ratio18.72
Dividend Yield3.53%
Beta1.22

Competitors

Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) Vs. SNOW, DELL, VMW, ADSK, WDAY, and ADI

Should you be buying STX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "computer and technology" are considered alternatives and competitors to Seagate Technology, including Snowflake (SNOW), Dell Technologies (DELL), VMware (VMW), Autodesk (ADSK), Workday (WDAY), and Analog Devices (ADI).

Snowflake (NYSE:SNOW) and Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Snowflake and Seagate Technology, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Snowflake214802.25
Seagate Technology3111002.29

Snowflake currently has a consensus target price of $284.9167, indicating a potential upside of 18.85%. Seagate Technology has a consensus target price of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. Given Snowflake's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Snowflake is more favorable than Seagate Technology.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

23.2% of Snowflake shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Snowflake shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Seagate Technology shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Snowflake and Seagate Technology's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SnowflakeN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06

Seagate Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Snowflake.

Profitability

This table compares Snowflake and Seagate Technology's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SnowflakeN/AN/AN/A
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%

Summary

Seagate Technology beats Snowflake on 8 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) and Dell Technologies (NYSE:DELL) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Seagate Technology and Dell Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seagate Technology3111002.29
Dell Technologies071102.61

Seagate Technology presently has a consensus target price of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. Dell Technologies has a consensus target price of $75.5789, indicating a potential downside of 11.45%. Given Seagate Technology's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Seagate Technology is more favorable than Dell Technologies.

Risk & Volatility

Seagate Technology has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Dell Technologies has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 27.4% of Dell Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Seagate Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 48.3% of Dell Technologies shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Seagate Technology and Dell Technologies' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06
Dell Technologies$92.15 billion0.69$4.62 billion$5.9614.32

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

Profitability

This table compares Seagate Technology and Dell Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%
Dell Technologies2.63%124.18%4.38%

Summary

Dell Technologies beats Seagate Technology on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) and VMware (NYSE:VMW) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Seagate Technology and VMware, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seagate Technology3111002.29
VMware091302.59

Seagate Technology presently has a consensus target price of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. VMware has a consensus target price of $169.8421, indicating a potential upside of 18.04%. Given VMware's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe VMware is more favorable than Seagate Technology.

Risk & Volatility

Seagate Technology has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its share price is 22% more 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.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 16.9% of VMware shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Seagate Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 28.5% of VMware shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Seagate Technology and VMware's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06
VMware$10.81 billion5.59$6.41 billion$4.5131.90

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%
VMware13.75%27.10%7.58%

Summary

VMware beats Seagate Technology on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Seagate Technology and Autodesk, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seagate Technology3111002.29
Autodesk361402.48

Seagate Technology presently has a consensus target price of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. Autodesk has a consensus target price of $289.6957, indicating a potential upside of 8.34%. Given Autodesk's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Autodesk is more favorable than Seagate Technology.

Risk & Volatility

Seagate Technology has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Autodesk has a beta of 1.44, suggesting that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of Autodesk shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Seagate Technology 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, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Seagate Technology and Autodesk's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.96$214.50 million$1.50178.26

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%

Summary

Autodesk beats Seagate Technology on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Seagate Technology and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seagate Technology3111002.29
Workday191902.62

Seagate Technology presently has a consensus target price of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. Workday has a consensus target price of $262.2963, indicating a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Workday's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Workday is more favorable than Seagate Technology.

Risk & Volatility

Seagate Technology has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, suggesting that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Seagate Technology 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, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Seagate Technology and Workday's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Summary

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

Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) and Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Dividends

Seagate Technology pays an annual dividend of $2.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Analog Devices pays an annual dividend of $2.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Seagate Technology pays out 58.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Analog Devices pays out 56.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Seagate Technology has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Analog Devices has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.5% of Seagate Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Analog Devices shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Seagate Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Analog Devices shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Seagate Technology and Analog Devices' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Seagate Technology$10.51 billion1.65$1.00 billion$4.5716.06
Analog Devices$5.60 billion9.80$1.22 billion$4.9130.32

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

Volatility and Risk

Seagate Technology has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its stock price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Analog Devices has a beta of 1.31, indicating that its stock price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Seagate Technology and Analog Devices' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Seagate Technology10.02%65.10%13.24%
Analog Devices21.79%15.51%8.50%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Seagate Technology and Analog Devices, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Seagate Technology3111002.29
Analog Devices071702.71

Seagate Technology presently has a consensus price target of $67.2727, indicating a potential downside of 8.32%. Analog Devices has a consensus price target of $154.50, indicating a potential upside of 3.77%. Given Analog Devices' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Analog Devices is more favorable than Seagate Technology.

Summary

Analog Devices beats Seagate Technology on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Seagate Technology Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Snowflake logo
SNOW
Snowflake
1.0$239.73+3.9%$67.87 billionN/A0.00Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
High Trading Volume
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Gap Down
Dell Technologies logo
DELL
Dell Technologies
1.8$85.35+3.0%$64.00 billion$92.15 billion26.84Analyst Report
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.3$143.89+3.3%$60.40 billion$10.81 billion38.27Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$267.39+0.7%$58.80 billion$3.27 billion139.27Analyst Report
Workday logo
WDAY
Workday
1.6$237.02+2.8%$56.88 billion$3.63 billion-126.75Analyst Report
Analog Devices logo
ADI
Analog Devices
2.2$148.88+2.9%$54.92 billion$5.60 billion45.39
Twitter logo
TWTR
Twitter
1.3$66.95+0.3%$53.44 billion$3.46 billion-48.51Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Twilio logo
TWLO
Twilio
1.8$337.28+2.6%$50.92 billion$1.13 billion-118.76Gap Down
NXP Semiconductors logo
NXPI
NXP Semiconductors
2.2$180.90+7.5%$50.11 billion$8.88 billion-341.32Dividend Increase
News Coverage
Gap Up
Koninklijke Philips logo
PHG
Koninklijke Philips
1.2$54.19+1.1%$49.28 billion$21.82 billion38.43
DoorDash logo
DASH
DoorDash
1.0$151.48+1.0%$48.12 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Vodafone Group logo
VOD
Vodafone Group
2.1$17.71+0.8%$47.52 billion$50.00 billion28.56Increase in Short Interest
Relx logo
RELX
Relx
1.4$23.82+0.6%$46.01 billion$10.05 billion20.02
KLA logo
KLAC
KLA
2.2$295.87+2.8%$45.59 billion$5.81 billion35.99
Tencent Music Entertainment Group logo
TME
Tencent Music Entertainment Group
1.1$26.15+1.0%$43.87 billion$3.65 billion76.91Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
TE Connectivity logo
TEL
TE Connectivity
2.2$130.04+1.7%$43.03 billion$12.17 billion-180.61
América Móvil logo
AMX
América Móvil
1.9$13.13+0.5%$42.98 billion$52.35 billion32.83Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Pinterest logo
PINS
Pinterest
1.4$68.14+1.0%$42.83 billion$1.14 billion-106.47Insider Selling
Gap Down
CrowdStrike logo
CRWD
CrowdStrike
1.6$183.12+5.4%$40.52 billion$481.41 million-381.49Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Down
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) logo
ERIC
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ)
2.1$12.13+0.4%$40.44 billion$24.04 billion25.81Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Bilibili logo
BILI
Bilibili
1.1$118.84+6.6%$39.23 billion$973.59 million-110.04Analyst Downgrade
Gap Down
Microchip Technology logo
MCHP
Microchip Technology
2.4$145.44+3.7%$39.16 billion$5.27 billion62.15
Cognizant Technology Solutions logo
CTSH
Cognizant Technology Solutions
2.3$73.71+1.8%$39.11 billion$16.78 billion27.30
Veeva Systems logo
VEEV
Veeva Systems
1.8$254.79+0.5%$38.59 billion$1.10 billion119.06Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
HP logo
HPQ
HP
2.2$29.75+5.6%$37.09 billion$56.64 billion14.88Analyst Report
Gap Up
Wipro logo
WIT
Wipro
1.2$6.38+0.9%$36.32 billion$8.09 billion27.74Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
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Agilent Technologies logo
A
Agilent Technologies
1.8$116.14+1.0%$35.47 billion$5.34 billion50.50
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.7$126.69+1.7%$35.34 billion$2.34 billion32.91Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Gap Down
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
2.0$227.80+0.9%$34.71 billion$3.69 billion53.47
MSCI logo
MSCI
MSCI
2.2$414.72+1.4%$34.25 billion$1.56 billion61.99Increase in Short Interest
Zillow Group logo
ZG
Zillow Group
1.3$139.97+1.7%$33.69 billion$2.74 billion-71.41High Trading Volume
Palo Alto Networks logo
PANW
Palo Alto Networks
1.8$334.73+0.3%$32.55 billion$3.41 billion-107.98Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Carrier Global logo
CARR
Carrier Global
1.8$36.94+3.8%$32.11 billion$18.61 billion0.00News Coverage
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STMicroelectronics logo
STM
STMicroelectronics
2.1$35.00+1.6%$31.89 billion$9.56 billion35.00High Trading Volume
Orange logo
ORAN
Orange
1.8$11.88+1.3%$31.58 billion$47.31 billion10.42Increase in Short Interest
CoStar Group logo
CSGP
CoStar Group
1.8$798.69+5.0%$31.48 billion$1.40 billion107.21Unusual Options Activity
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The Trade Desk logo
TTD
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1.8$654.17+2.1%$30.99 billion$661.06 million224.03Insider Selling
Motorola Solutions logo
MSI
Motorola Solutions
2.3$178.87+2.2%$30.23 billion$7.89 billion40.02
Atlassian logo
TEAM
Atlassian
1.7$228.21+1.2%$30.16 billion$1.61 billion-126.08News Coverage
Xilinx logo
XLNX
Xilinx
1.9$119.95+2.4%$29.42 billion$3.16 billion46.86Increase in Short Interest
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RingCentral logo
RNG
RingCentral
1.9$321.36+2.5%$28.80 billion$902.86 million-261.27Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
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Corning logo
GLW
Corning
2.2$37.46+1.3%$28.78 billion$11.50 billion187.30
Skyworks Solutions logo
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
2.5$173.44+3.6%$28.60 billion$3.36 billion36.21Analyst Downgrade
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AMETEK logo
AME
AMETEK
1.9$122.25+1.5%$28.19 billion$5.16 billion32.34
Okta logo
OKTA
Okta
1.6$215.96+4.8%$27.96 billion$586.07 million-111.90Earnings Announcement
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High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
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Gap Down
Marvell Technology Group logo
MRVL
Marvell Technology Group
2.5$41.51+3.4%$27.89 billion$2.70 billion19.04Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Vipshop logo
VIPS
Vipshop
1.5$41.22+3.5%$27.52 billion$13.36 billion39.63Analyst Upgrade
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Fortinet logo
FTNT
Fortinet
1.7$167.57+2.2%$27.35 billion$2.16 billion62.29
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$308.03+0.6%$26.72 billion$1.52 billion69.69Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Unity Software logo
U
Unity Software
1.5$93.82+1.9%$25.40 billionN/A0.00Insider Selling
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Gap Down
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