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Vertex (VERX) Competitors

$35.06
+0.65 (+1.89%)
(As of 04:33 PM ET)

VERX vs. MSP, VRNS, SAIL, ACIW, ALTR, PTC, RBLX, TYL, CHKP, and MDB

Should you be buying Vertex stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Vertex include Datto (MSP), Varonis Systems (VRNS), SailPoint Technologies (SAIL), ACI Worldwide (ACIW), Altair Engineering (ALTR), PTC (PTC), Roblox (RBLX), Tyler Technologies (TYL), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), and MongoDB (MDB).

Vertex vs.

Datto (NYSE:MSP) and Vertex (NASDAQ:VERX) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, media sentiment, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Vertex has a consensus target price of $35.67, suggesting a potential upside of 1.18%. Given Datto's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Vertex is more favorable than Datto.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Datto
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Vertex
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60

Datto received 52 more outperform votes than Vertex when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 39.47% of users gave Vertex an outperform vote while only 36.61% of users gave Datto an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
DattoOutperform Votes
82
36.61%
Underperform Votes
142
63.39%
VertexOutperform Votes
30
39.47%
Underperform Votes
46
60.53%

Datto has a net margin of 6.84% compared to Datto's net margin of 1.29%. Datto's return on equity of 18.67% beat Vertex's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Datto6.84% 3.65% 3.37%
Vertex 1.29%18.67%5.98%

In the previous week, Vertex had 8 more articles in the media than Datto. MarketBeat recorded 8 mentions for Vertex and 0 mentions for Datto. Datto's average media sentiment score of 0.99 beat Vertex's score of 0.48 indicating that Vertex is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Datto Neutral
Vertex Positive

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Datto$618.66M9.39$51.43M$0.26135.31
Vertex$572.39M9.55-$13.09M$0.04881.25

88.9% of Datto shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Vertex shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.5% of Datto shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 45.0% of Vertex shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Datto has a beta of -0.27, suggesting that its share price is 127% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vertex has a beta of 0.68, suggesting that its share price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Vertex beats Datto on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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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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VERX vs. The Competition

MetricVertexPrepackaged software IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$5.47B$22.13B$21.66B$8.38B
Dividend YieldN/A2.03%2.69%4.06%
P/E Ratio881.2550.61221.9514.35
Price / Sales9.558.20542.2073.89
Price / Cash46.3267.6229.8330.81
Price / Book21.369.956.734.36
Net Income-$13.09M$363.75M$623.14M$215.78M
7 Day Performance1.15%2.38%0.90%-0.09%
1 Month Performance11.20%-1.04%2.09%1.37%
1 Year Performance54.74%5.70%13.34%5.14%

Vertex Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MSP
Datto
0 of 5 stars
$35.18
flat
N/A+0.0%$5.81B$618.66M135.312,089
VRNS
Varonis Systems
2.7668 of 5 stars
$42.06
-1.5%
$49.06
+16.6%
+68.5%$4.69B$499.16M-44.742,233Positive News
Gap Up
SAIL
SailPoint Technologies
0 of 5 stars
$65.24
flat
N/AN/A$6.19B$438.95M-67.261,676
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
2.9593 of 5 stars
$34.05
-1.1%
$40.00
+17.5%
+45.9%$3.59B$1.45B25.413,212Short Interest ↓
Gap Up
ALTR
Altair Engineering
2.8985 of 5 stars
$92.39
-0.6%
$94.60
+2.4%
+25.6%$7.67B$612.70M1,026.563,200Insider Selling
PTC
PTC
4.6827 of 5 stars
$174.70
-0.5%
$199.73
+14.3%
+25.9%$20.91B$2.10B73.107,231Short Interest ↑
RBLX
Roblox
2.8709 of 5 stars
$35.17
+0.5%
$41.76
+18.7%
-8.3%$20.80B$2.80B-18.912,457News Coverage
Gap Up
TYL
Tyler Technologies
4.6781 of 5 stars
$479.96
+0.6%
$519.09
+8.2%
+24.0%$20.38B$1.95B108.597,300Positive News
CHKP
Check Point Software Technologies
4.22 of 5 stars
$155.10
-0.6%
$169.18
+9.1%
+24.4%$17.51B$2.41B21.546,450Positive News
MDB
MongoDB
4.3719 of 5 stars
$223.24
-0.6%
$364.11
+63.1%
-40.2%$16.37B$1.68B-79.445,037

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This page (NASDAQ:VERX) was last updated on 6/12/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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