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Verisk Analytics (VRSK) Competitors

$240.97
-1.03 (-0.43%)
(As of 11:10 AM ET)

VRSK vs. PEGA, FIVN, ATHM, RNG, GDRX, DADA, WDAY, ADP, GPN, and IT

Should you be buying Verisk Analytics stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Verisk Analytics include Pegasystems (PEGA), Five9 (FIVN), Autohome (ATHM), RingCentral (RNG), GoodRx (GDRX), Dada Nexus (DADA), Workday (WDAY), Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Global Payments (GPN), and Gartner (IT).

Verisk Analytics vs.

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) and Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, media sentiment, dividends, analyst recommendations, community ranking, institutional ownership and profitability.

46.9% of Pegasystems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.8% of Verisk Analytics shares are held by institutional investors. 50.2% of Pegasystems shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Verisk Analytics shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Verisk Analytics received 80 more outperform votes than Pegasystems when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 65.27% of users gave Verisk Analytics an outperform vote while only 59.62% of users gave Pegasystems an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PegasystemsOutperform Votes
465
59.62%
Underperform Votes
315
40.38%
Verisk AnalyticsOutperform Votes
545
65.27%
Underperform Votes
290
34.73%

Verisk Analytics has a net margin of 22.92% compared to Verisk Analytics' net margin of 4.73%. Pegasystems' return on equity of 305.15% beat Verisk Analytics' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pegasystems4.73% 39.30% 6.20%
Verisk Analytics 22.92%305.15%19.52%

In the previous week, Verisk Analytics had 6 more articles in the media than Pegasystems. MarketBeat recorded 22 mentions for Verisk Analytics and 16 mentions for Pegasystems. Pegasystems' average media sentiment score of 0.40 beat Verisk Analytics' score of 0.24 indicating that Verisk Analytics is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pegasystems
4 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Verisk Analytics
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Pegasystems pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Verisk Analytics pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Pegasystems pays out 16.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Verisk Analytics pays out 32.3% 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. Verisk Analytics has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years. Verisk Analytics is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Pegasystems has a beta of 1.01, suggesting that its stock price is 1% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Verisk Analytics has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pegasystems$1.43B3.81$67.81M$0.7191.72
Verisk Analytics$2.68B12.90$614.60M$4.2157.28

Pegasystems presently has a consensus target price of $60.33, indicating a potential downside of 6.29%. Verisk Analytics has a consensus target price of $247.50, indicating a potential upside of 2.27%. Given Pegasystems' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Verisk Analytics is more favorable than Pegasystems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pegasystems
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.56
Verisk Analytics
0 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40

Summary

Verisk Analytics beats Pegasystems on 16 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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VRSK vs. The Competition

MetricVerisk AnalyticsData processing & preparation IndustryBusiness SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$34.58B$3.69B$6.63B$7.52B
Dividend Yield0.56%1.82%3.14%3.87%
P/E Ratio57.2819.7128.7314.43
Price / Sales12.909.221,333.2667.18
Price / Cash31.3322.3519.2854.64
Price / Book107.174.814.924.70
Net Income$614.60M-$54.08M$88.66M$211.02M
7 Day Performance0.47%1.14%1.06%3.25%
1 Month Performance-1.40%1.12%3.46%4.37%
1 Year Performance40.93%2.15%8.51%8.38%

Verisk Analytics Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PEGA
Pegasystems
4.406 of 5 stars
$65.67
-0.4%
$60.33
-8.1%
+39.0%$5.51B$1.43B92.495,406Insider Selling
FIVN
Five9
4.2169 of 5 stars
$61.09
-3.6%
$88.36
+44.6%
-11.0%$4.48B$910.49M-54.062,380Options Volume
Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume
ATHM
Autohome
2.84 of 5 stars
$26.59
-2.5%
$46.00
+73.0%
-15.8%$3.34B$1.01B12.435,355Short Interest ↑
RNG
RingCentral
4.6161 of 5 stars
$32.38
+4.2%
$38.89
+20.1%
-2.8%$3.04B$2.20B-18.504,084Analyst Revision
GDRX
GoodRx
3.0481 of 5 stars
$6.59
+0.8%
$8.00
+21.4%
+24.2%$2.68B$766.55M164.79952Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
DADA
Dada Nexus
1.755 of 5 stars
$2.27
+3.7%
$6.66
+193.5%
-75.9%$594.76M$1.39B-2.732,631Short Interest ↑
Gap Up
WDAY
Workday
4.7279 of 5 stars
$295.05
-4.0%
$272.58
-7.6%
+59.6%$77.60B$6.22B1,229.3817,744Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
ADP
Automatic Data Processing
4.3494 of 5 stars
$251.31
-0.9%
$253.17
+0.7%
+13.5%$103.24B$18.01B29.2663,000Short Interest ↑
GPN
Global Payments
4.7764 of 5 stars
$133.23
-0.1%
$151.92
+14.0%
+14.5%$34.37B$9.65B35.2527,000Positive News
IT
Gartner
3.8776 of 5 stars
$461.05
+0.0%
$455.25
-1.3%
+42.2%$35.95B$5.90B41.6920,237Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓

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This page (NASDAQ:VRSK) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff