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$7.97
$22.22
Volume155,650 shs
Average Volume295,831 shs
Market Capitalization$542.30 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.36

Competitors

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) Vs. MAXR, CMBM, VUZI, LORL, CASA, and HLIT

Should you be buying SWIR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "radio & t.v. communications equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to Sierra Wireless, including Maxar Technologies (MAXR), Cambium Networks (CMBM), Vuzix (VUZI), Loral Space & Communications Inc. (LORL), Casa Systems (CASA), and Harmonic (HLIT).

Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

70.5% of Maxar Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Maxar Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Maxar Technologies has a beta of 1.45, meaning that its share price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, meaning that its share price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Maxar Technologies and Sierra Wireless' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Maxar Technologies23.17%-12.49%-2.18%
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Maxar Technologies and Sierra Wireless' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Maxar Technologies$1.67 billion1.30$109 million($2.10)-14.33
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Maxar Technologies and Sierra Wireless, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Maxar Technologies03602.67
Sierra Wireless25402.18

Maxar Technologies currently has a consensus target price of $48.4444, suggesting a potential upside of 61.00%. Sierra Wireless has a consensus target price of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Given Maxar Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Maxar Technologies is more favorable than Sierra Wireless.

Summary

Maxar Technologies beats Sierra Wireless on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cambium Networks (NASDAQ:CMBM) and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

Cambium Networks has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, meaning that its share price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Cambium Networks and Sierra Wireless' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cambium Networks2.70%21.92%5.48%
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cambium Networks and Sierra Wireless' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cambium Networks$267.03 million4.76$-17,600,000.00($0.31)-155.84
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

12.1% of Cambium Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. 78.7% of Cambium Networks shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Cambium Networks and Sierra Wireless, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cambium Networks01702.88
Sierra Wireless25402.18

Cambium Networks currently has a consensus target price of $45.3750, suggesting a potential downside of 6.08%. Sierra Wireless has a consensus target price of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Given Sierra Wireless' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Sierra Wireless is more favorable than Cambium Networks.

Summary

Cambium Networks beats Sierra Wireless on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) and Vuzix (NASDAQ:VUZI) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability.

Volatility & Risk

Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, suggesting that its stock price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vuzix has a beta of 2.09, suggesting that its stock price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Sierra Wireless and Vuzix's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%
Vuzix-321.08%-95.50%-82.75%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sierra Wireless and Vuzix's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41
Vuzix$6.67 million147.42$-26,480,000.00($0.94)-16.59

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 12.4% of Vuzix shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 12.2% of Vuzix shares are owned by 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 Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Sierra Wireless and Vuzix, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sierra Wireless25402.18
Vuzix01302.75

Sierra Wireless currently has a consensus price target of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Vuzix has a consensus price target of $21.50, suggesting a potential upside of 37.91%. Given Vuzix's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Vuzix is more favorable than Sierra Wireless.

Summary

Sierra Wireless beats Vuzix on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) and Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LORL) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Sierra Wireless and Loral Space & Communications Inc., as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sierra Wireless25402.18
Loral Space & Communications Inc.0000N/A

Sierra Wireless currently has a consensus price target of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Given Sierra Wireless' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Sierra Wireless is more favorable than Loral Space & Communications Inc..

Volatility & Risk

Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, suggesting that its stock price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Loral Space & Communications Inc. has a beta of 1.9, suggesting that its stock price is 90% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sierra Wireless and Loral Space & Communications Inc.'s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41
Loral Space & Communications Inc.N/AN/A$89.75 millionN/AN/A

Loral Space & Communications Inc. has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Sierra Wireless.

Profitability

This table compares Sierra Wireless and Loral Space & Communications Inc.'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%
Loral Space & Communications Inc.N/A4.29%3.67%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.9% of Loral Space & Communications Inc. shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 40.6% of Loral Space & Communications Inc. shares are owned by 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.

Summary

Loral Space & Communications Inc. beats Sierra Wireless on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Casa Systems (NASDAQ:CASA) and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Casa Systems and Sierra Wireless, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Casa Systems03202.40
Sierra Wireless25402.18

Casa Systems presently has a consensus price target of $9.75, suggesting a potential upside of 16.07%. Sierra Wireless has a consensus price target of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Given Sierra Wireless' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Sierra Wireless is more favorable than Casa Systems.

Risk and Volatility

Casa Systems has a beta of 1.2, indicating that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, indicating that its share price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Casa Systems and Sierra Wireless' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Casa Systems$282.30 million2.53$-48,210,000.00($0.05)-168.00
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41

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

Profitability

This table compares Casa Systems and Sierra Wireless' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Casa Systems-6.24%11.73%1.10%
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

68.3% of Casa Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. 63.9% of Casa Systems shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by 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.

Summary

Casa Systems beats Sierra Wireless on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Harmonic (NASDAQ:HLIT) and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Harmonic and Sierra Wireless, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Harmonic02402.67
Sierra Wireless25402.18

Harmonic presently has a consensus price target of $8.9167, suggesting a potential upside of 28.48%. Sierra Wireless has a consensus price target of $19.6818, suggesting a potential upside of 33.89%. Given Sierra Wireless' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Sierra Wireless is more favorable than Harmonic.

Risk and Volatility

Harmonic has a beta of 0.83, indicating that its share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sierra Wireless has a beta of 2.36, indicating that its share price is 136% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Harmonic and Sierra Wireless' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Harmonic$402.87 million1.74$-5,920,000.00$0.1838.56
Sierra Wireless$713.51 million0.76$-70,540,000.00($1.02)-14.41

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

Profitability

This table compares Harmonic and Sierra Wireless' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Harmonic-10.06%-7.13%-2.98%
Sierra Wireless-10.39%-14.35%-7.98%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

89.1% of Harmonic shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 46.4% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.1% of Harmonic shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Sierra Wireless shares are owned by 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.

Summary

Harmonic beats Sierra Wireless on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Sierra Wireless Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Maxar Technologies logo
MAXR
Maxar Technologies
2.4$30.09-4.1%$2.16 billion$1.67 billion4.87
Cambium Networks logo
CMBM
Cambium Networks
1.5$48.31-1.1%$1.27 billion$267.03 million178.93Gap Down
Vuzix logo
VUZI
Vuzix
1.3$15.59-0.7%$983.31 million$6.67 million-19.49
Loral Space & Communications Inc. logo
LORL
Loral Space & Communications Inc.
0.9$37.69-0.8%$807.70 millionN/A0.00
Casa Systems logo
CASA
Casa Systems
1.5$8.40-0.5%$713.30 million$282.30 million-28.00
Harmonic logo
HLIT
Harmonic
1.6$6.94-0.6%$701.54 million$402.87 million-17.79
Comtech Telecommunications logo
CMTL
Comtech Telecommunications
2.3$23.87-1.0%$621.91 million$616.72 million-7.08
Gilat Satellite Networks logo
GILT
Gilat Satellite Networks
0.8$8.79-0.5%$488.37 million$263.49 million-125.57
CalAmp logo
CAMP
CalAmp
1.3$13.36-4.9%$468.07 million$366.11 million-4.41
Aviat Networks logo
AVNW
Aviat Networks
1.1$31.85-1.6%$355.57 million$238.64 million28.95Analyst Upgrade
Gap Down
KVH Industries logo
KVHI
KVH Industries
1.1$14.33-1.1%$268.85 million$157.89 million-18.37Analyst Downgrade
Ceragon Networks logo
CRNT
Ceragon Networks
1.3$3.19-0.3%$265.73 million$285.58 million-16.79
Airgain logo
AIRG
Airgain
1.5$18.93-1.5%$199.47 million$55.74 million-86.05
Energous logo
WATT
Energous
1.4$2.57-2.7%$157.26 million$200,000.00-2.54Earnings Announcement
SGOC
SGOCO Group
0.6$1.60-1.3%$153.76 million$5.53 million0.00Gap Down
PCTEL logo
PCTI
PCTEL
2.1$6.65-0.2%$123.47 million$90.62 million35.00
Digital Ally logo
DGLY
Digital Ally
1.2$1.70-1.8%$87.68 million$10.44 million-3.62Upcoming Earnings
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.8$1.11-1.8%$53.44 million$67.15 million-2.41Gap Down
This page was last updated on 5/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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