S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda

Vicor (VICR) Competitors

$33.87
-0.77 (-2.22%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

VICR vs. VREX, MVIS, PI, AEIS, UDMY, UPWK, GETY, SGML, IONQ, and LILA

Should you be buying Vicor stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Vicor include Varex Imaging (VREX), MicroVision (MVIS), Impinj (PI), Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS), Udemy (UDMY), Upwork (UPWK), Getty Images (GETY), Sigma Lithium (SGML), IonQ (IONQ), and Liberty Latin America (LILA).

Vicor vs.

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) and Varex Imaging (NASDAQ:VREX) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, community ranking, institutional ownership, profitability and media sentiment.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Vicor$405.06M3.72$53.60M$1.1928.46
Varex Imaging$893.40M0.77$48.20M$0.9617.70

Vicor presently has a consensus target price of $57.50, suggesting a potential upside of 69.77%. Varex Imaging has a consensus target price of $27.00, suggesting a potential upside of 58.92%. Given Vicor's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Vicor is more favorable than Varex Imaging.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Vicor
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Varex Imaging
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Vicor has a net margin of 13.23% compared to Varex Imaging's net margin of 5.08%. Vicor's return on equity of 10.45% beat Varex Imaging's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Vicor13.23% 10.45% 9.39%
Varex Imaging 5.08%9.21%4.22%

Vicor received 5 more outperform votes than Varex Imaging when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 63.64% of users gave Varex Imaging an outperform vote while only 60.51% of users gave Vicor an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
VicorOutperform Votes
236
60.51%
Underperform Votes
154
39.49%
Varex ImagingOutperform Votes
231
63.64%
Underperform Votes
132
36.36%

In the previous week, Vicor had 2 more articles in the media than Varex Imaging. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Vicor and 2 mentions for Varex Imaging. Varex Imaging's average media sentiment score of 0.40 beat Vicor's score of -0.42 indicating that Varex Imaging is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Vicor
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Varex Imaging
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Vicor has a beta of 1.53, meaning that its share price is 53% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Varex Imaging has a beta of 0.69, meaning that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500.

47.5% of Vicor shares are held by institutional investors. 31.3% of Vicor shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.2% of Varex Imaging shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Vicor beats Varex Imaging on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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VICR vs. The Competition

MetricVicorElectronic components IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.51B$2.16B$19.22B$7.32B
Dividend YieldN/A1.43%2.82%3.97%
P/E Ratio28.466.48217.6616.66
Price / Sales3.725.80506.0381.89
Price / Cash21.2621.7928.0934.38
Price / Book2.786.916.414.15
Net Income$53.60M-$60.89M$622.30M$214.00M
7 Day Performance-7.41%-1.54%-3.56%-3.51%
1 Month Performance-11.80%-2.15%-5.51%-6.05%
1 Year Performance-20.19%-24.79%13.01%3.98%

Vicor Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
VREX
Varex Imaging
3.8483 of 5 stars
$17.18
-1.3%
$27.00
+57.2%
-5.1%$697.51M$893.40M17.902,400News Coverage
Positive News
MVIS
MicroVision
0.1787 of 5 stars
$1.48
-1.3%
$3.00
+102.7%
-29.6%$289M$7.26M-3.29340News Coverage
PI
Impinj
2.7668 of 5 stars
$121.39
+2.4%
$119.44
-1.6%
-15.0%$3.36B$307.54M-74.93475Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
AEIS
Advanced Energy Industries
4.8568 of 5 stars
$94.95
+0.1%
$115.14
+21.3%
+0.8%$3.54B$1.66B27.9310,000Short Interest ↓
Positive News
UDMY
Udemy
3.3424 of 5 stars
$9.97
+0.8%
$15.00
+50.5%
+16.7%$1.53B$728.94M-13.851,443Analyst Report
News Coverage
UPWK
Upwork
3.8334 of 5 stars
$11.12
-0.7%
$16.55
+48.8%
+8.8%$1.53B$689.14M158.88800
GETY
Getty Images
3.9195 of 5 stars
$3.82
+1.3%
$6.35
+66.2%
-27.7%$1.55B$916.55M95.501,700Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
SGML
Sigma Lithium
2.8681 of 5 stars
$13.68
-2.1%
$29.50
+115.6%
-60.9%$1.51BN/A-18.74165Gap Down
IONQ
IonQ
1.2279 of 5 stars
$7.52
-0.1%
$16.50
+119.4%
+16.2%$1.57B$22.04M-9.64324News Coverage
Gap Down
LILA
Liberty Latin America
4.2962 of 5 stars
$7.26
-0.5%
$9.32
+28.3%
-14.2%$1.49B$4.51B-27.9210,600News Coverage
Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:VICR) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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