NASDAQ:UPWK

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Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume1.97 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.30 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.15

Competitors

Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) Vs. STNE, ZEN, PAGS, GDRX, ZNGA, and ATHM

Should you be buying UPWK stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "data processing & preparation" are considered alternatives and competitors to Upwork, including StoneCo (STNE), Zendesk (ZEN), PagSeguro Digital (PAGS), GoodRx (GDRX), Zynga (ZNGA), and Autohome (ATHM).

Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) and StoneCo (NASDAQ:STNE) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Upwork and StoneCo's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27
StoneCo$626.01 million30.82$203.54 million$0.7089.27

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Upwork and StoneCo, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Upwork01602.86
StoneCo05702.58

Upwork currently has a consensus price target of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. StoneCo has a consensus price target of $66.20, indicating a potential upside of 5.94%. Given Upwork's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Upwork is more favorable than StoneCo.

Profitability

This table compares Upwork and StoneCo's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%
StoneCo26.05%9.87%3.69%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

60.3% of Upwork shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.5% of StoneCo shares are held by institutional investors. 25.3% of Upwork 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.

Risk & Volatility

Upwork has a beta of 2.15, indicating that its stock price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, StoneCo has a beta of 2.4, indicating that its stock price is 140% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

StoneCo beats Upwork on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Zendesk (NYSE:ZEN) and Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Zendesk and Upwork's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Zendesk$816.42 million19.72$-169,650,000.00($1.19)-114.01
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Zendesk and Upwork, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Zendesk021102.85
Upwork01602.86

Zendesk currently has a consensus target price of $153.8571, indicating a potential upside of 13.41%. Upwork has a consensus target price of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. Given Upwork's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Upwork is more favorable than Zendesk.

Profitability

This table compares Zendesk and Upwork's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Zendesk-19.24%-22.55%-6.13%
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

97.4% of Zendesk shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.3% of Upwork shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.3% of Zendesk shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 25.3% of Upwork shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Zendesk has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Upwork has a beta of 2.15, meaning that its share price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Upwork beats Zendesk on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

PagSeguro Digital (NYSE:PAGS) and Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) are both business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares PagSeguro Digital and Upwork's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PagSeguro Digital$1.39 billion10.24$346.04 million$1.0840.13
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for PagSeguro Digital and Upwork, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PagSeguro Digital001003.00
Upwork01602.86

PagSeguro Digital currently has a consensus target price of $59.50, indicating a potential upside of 37.29%. Upwork has a consensus target price of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. Given Upwork's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Upwork is more favorable than PagSeguro Digital.

Profitability

This table compares PagSeguro Digital and Upwork's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PagSeguro Digital21.01%8.33%8.95%
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

58.5% of PagSeguro Digital shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.3% of Upwork shares are owned by institutional investors. 25.3% of Upwork shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

PagSeguro Digital has a beta of 1.64, meaning that its share price is 64% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Upwork has a beta of 2.15, meaning that its share price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

PagSeguro Digital beats Upwork on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

GoodRx (NASDAQ:GDRX) and Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares GoodRx and Upwork's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GoodRx$388.22 million35.09$66.05 millionN/AN/A
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27

GoodRx has higher revenue and earnings than Upwork.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for GoodRx and Upwork, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GoodRx16702.43
Upwork01602.86

GoodRx currently has a consensus target price of $52.3571, indicating a potential upside of 50.71%. Upwork has a consensus target price of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. Given GoodRx's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe GoodRx is more favorable than Upwork.

Profitability

This table compares GoodRx and Upwork's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GoodRxN/AN/AN/A
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

43.4% of GoodRx shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.3% of Upwork shares are owned by institutional investors. 25.3% of Upwork shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

GoodRx beats Upwork on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA) and Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

69.6% of Zynga shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.3% of Upwork shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.4% of Zynga shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 25.3% of Upwork shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Zynga and Upwork's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Zynga$1.32 billion9.01$41.92 million($0.06)-183.17
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Zynga and Upwork, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Zynga111602.83
Upwork01602.86

Zynga currently has a consensus target price of $12.2763, indicating a potential upside of 11.70%. Upwork has a consensus target price of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. Given Upwork's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Upwork is more favorable than Zynga.

Profitability

This table compares Zynga and Upwork's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Zynga-1.72%-2.06%-1.07%
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%

Risk & Volatility

Zynga has a beta of 0.26, meaning that its share price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Upwork has a beta of 2.15, meaning that its share price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Zynga beats Upwork on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Autohome (NYSE:ATHM) and Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

60.3% of Upwork shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.7% of Autohome shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 25.3% of Upwork 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 Autohome and Upwork's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Autohome$1.21 billion9.70$459.65 million$4.1022.69
Upwork$300.56 million17.62$-16,660,000.00($0.15)-280.27

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Autohome and Upwork, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Autohome12602.56
Upwork01602.86

Autohome presently has a consensus target price of $106.2167, indicating a potential upside of 14.19%. Upwork has a consensus target price of $60.75, indicating a potential upside of 44.51%. Given Upwork's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Upwork is more favorable than Autohome.

Profitability

This table compares Autohome and Upwork's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Autohome39.58%23.40%18.18%
Upwork-8.42%-10.95%-6.11%

Volatility & Risk

Autohome has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Upwork has a beta of 2.15, meaning that its stock price is 115% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Autohome beats Upwork on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Upwork Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
StoneCo logo
STNE
StoneCo
1.3$62.49+1.9%$19.29 billion$626.01 million102.44
Zendesk logo
ZEN
Zendesk
1.7$135.67+1.4%$16.10 billion$816.42 million-86.41Insider Selling
Gap Up
PagSeguro Digital logo
PAGS
PagSeguro Digital
1.7$43.34+3.0%$14.21 billion$1.39 billion52.22
GoodRx logo
GDRX
GoodRx
1.5$34.74+1.0%$13.62 billion$388.22 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
Zynga logo
ZNGA
Zynga
1.9$10.99+2.5%$11.90 billion$1.32 billion-366.33Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Down
Autohome logo
ATHM
Autohome
1.9$93.02+0.8%$11.73 billion$1.21 billion23.08
Five9 logo
FIVN
Five9
1.6$170.14+1.7%$11.41 billion$328.01 million-321.01Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Proofpoint logo
PFPT
Proofpoint
1.6$172.35+0.3%$9.89 billion$888.19 million-62.67High Trading Volume
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.8$120.22+1.5%$9.77 billion$911.38 million-148.42Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
DXC Technology logo
DXC
DXC Technology
1.4$34.50+2.0%$8.78 billion$19.58 billion-2.26Gap Down
Globant logo
GLOB
Globant
1.4$217.88+2.4%$8.72 billion$659.33 million172.92Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Change Healthcare logo
CHNG
Change Healthcare
1.0$22.89+0.3%$7.02 billion$3.20 billion-41.62Analyst Revision
News Coverage
JOYY logo
YY
JOYY
2.7$87.75+0.2%$7.01 billion$3.67 billion6.65
CoreLogic logo
CLGX
CoreLogic
1.9$79.50+0.1%$5.85 billion$1.76 billion27.32Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Skillz logo
SKLZ
Skillz
1.5$15.71+1.9%$5.81 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Inovalon logo
INOV
Inovalon
1.2$30.91+0.0%$4.80 billion$642.41 million772.94Analyst Upgrade
Perspecta logo
PRSP
Perspecta
0.9$29.34+0.0%$4.73 billion$4.50 billion-6.55High Trading Volume
News Coverage
LiveRamp logo
RAMP
LiveRamp
1.9$49.55+3.0%$3.32 billion$380.57 million-37.82Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
CarGurus logo
CARG
CarGurus
1.9$27.35+12.0%$3.19 billion$588.92 million47.16Earnings Announcement
High Trading Volume
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Down
8X8 logo
EGHT
8X8
1.4$28.96+1.6%$3.11 billion$446.24 million-16.74Upcoming Earnings
Gap Up
Shutterstock logo
SSTK
Shutterstock
1.9$84.91+0.8%$3.10 billion$650.52 million61.09Analyst Report
Insider Selling
EVERTEC logo
EVTC
EVERTEC
1.7$42.88+0.8%$3.09 billion$487.37 million32.48Analyst Upgrade
Liberty TripAdvisor logo
LTRPB
Liberty TripAdvisor
0.1$35.27+0.7%$2.65 billion$1.56 billion-9.26
SciPlay logo
SCPL
SciPlay
1.4$18.16+2.1%$2.30 billion$465.80 million20.64Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Global Blue Group logo
GB
Global Blue Group
0.8$10.51+1.3%$1.90 billionN/A0.00Upcoming Earnings
Gap Up
Yext logo
YEXT
Yext
1.6$13.20+1.1%$1.66 billion$298.83 million-11.89Analyst Downgrade
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
CSG Systems International logo
CSGS
CSG Systems International
1.9$45.49+0.6%$1.50 billion$996.81 million21.66News Coverage
trivago logo
TRVG
trivago
1.0$3.80+6.8%$1.35 billion$939.36 million-5.14Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
Cars.com logo
CARS
Cars.com
1.2$13.99+7.1%$960.18 million$606.68 million-1.13Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Gap Down
So-Young International logo
SY
So-Young International
1.1$8.80+0.8%$951.93 million$165.42 million220.00Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Up
Tucows logo
TCX
Tucows
0.6$79.58+2.6%$845.14 million$337.14 million90.43News Coverage
Sohu.com logo
SOHU
Sohu.com
1.4$17.93+1.1%$704.76 million$1.85 billion-4.77Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Veritone logo
VERI
Veritone
1.2$19.96+3.6%$644.69 million$49.65 million-10.45Analyst Upgrade
Brightcove logo
BCOV
Brightcove
2.0$14.09+0.3%$568.52 million$184.46 million-38.08Analyst Downgrade
IBEX logo
IBEX
IBEX
1.4$24.00+2.2%$441.31 million$405.14 million28.57Gap Down
ZIX logo
ZIXI
ZIX
1.9$7.10+0.6%$405.11 million$173.43 million-22.90Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Ooma logo
OOMA
Ooma
1.6$16.40+0.9%$380.66 million$151.59 million-82.00Analyst Downgrade
Liberty TripAdvisor logo
LTRPA
Liberty TripAdvisor
1.0$4.75+1.5%$357.21 million$1.56 billion-1.25News Coverage
Gap Down
Leaf Group logo
LEAF
Leaf Group
1.1$8.50+0.5%$306 million$154.96 million-19.32Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Castlight Health logo
CSLT
Castlight Health
0.7$1.90+2.6%$299.48 million$143.31 million-3.88Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
GTY Technology logo
GTYH
GTY Technology
1.5$5.16+9.5%$284.48 million$36.44 million-7.37Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Down
NantHealth logo
NH
NantHealth
1.0$2.50+0.4%$283.48 million$95.96 million-5.68Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
SJ
Scienjoy
1.8$8.81+1.2%$269.64 millionN/A9.68Upcoming Earnings
BLCT
BlueCity
1.4$7.14+2.5%$254.55 million$107.18 million0.00News Coverage
GSMG
Glory Star New Media Group
0.0$3.87+1.3%$224.02 millionN/A0.00Upcoming Earnings
Renren logo
RENN
Renren
0.5$9.63+2.6%$220.82 million$349.78 million0.00Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Innodata logo
INOD
Innodata
0.4$6.71+3.0%$176.45 million$55.86 million-335.50News Coverage
Gap Down
CooTek (Cayman) logo
CTK
CooTek (Cayman)
1.0$2.16+2.3%$132.23 million$177.88 million-3.72Upcoming Earnings
WISeKey International logo
WKEY
WISeKey International
1.8$7.83+1.1%$104.75 million$22.65 million-2.45News Coverage
Fang logo
SFUN
Fang
0.6$11.58+0.7%$103.92 million$219.71 million-2.08
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