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NASDAQ:WDAY

Workday Competitors

$237.02
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(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$222.53
Now: $237.02
$237.58
50-Day Range
$221.04
MA: $250.72
$281.36
52-Week Range
$107.75
Now: $237.02
$282.77
Volume2.70 million shs
Average Volume2.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.88 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59

Competitors

Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, ADSK, CDNS, and SNPS

Should you be buying WDAY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "application software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Workday, including Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intuit (INTU), Autodesk (ADSK), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), and Synopsys (SNPS).

Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Adobe and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Adobe and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$12.87 billion16.43$5.26 billion$8.5851.38
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Adobe and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe042102.84
Workday191902.62

Adobe presently has a consensus price target of $536.20, suggesting a potential upside of 21.63%. Workday has a consensus price target of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Adobe is more favorable than Workday.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.4% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are held 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.

Risk and Volatility

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, meaning that its stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Adobe beats Workday on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares salesforce.com and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares salesforce.com and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion11.28$126 million$1.02206.63
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for salesforce.com and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com172622.81
Workday191902.62

salesforce.com presently has a consensus price target of $270.7576, suggesting a potential upside of 28.47%. Workday has a consensus price target of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than Workday.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are held 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.

Risk and Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, meaning that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

salesforce.com beats Workday on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Intuit and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Intuit and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion13.63$1.83 billion$6.5658.26
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Intuit and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit131602.75
Workday191902.62

Intuit presently has a consensus price target of $426.4286, suggesting a potential upside of 11.57%. Workday has a consensus price target of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Intuit's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Intuit is more favorable than Workday.

Risk and Volatility

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

84.8% of Intuit shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. 3.4% of Intuit shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are held 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.

Summary

Intuit beats Workday on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Autodesk and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Autodesk11.74%-1,423.72%8.61%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Autodesk and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Autodesk$3.27 billion17.96$214.50 million$1.50178.26
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Autodesk and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Autodesk361402.48
Workday191902.62

Autodesk presently has a consensus target price of $289.6957, suggesting a potential upside of 8.34%. Workday has a consensus target price of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Workday's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Workday is more favorable than Autodesk.

Volatility and Risk

Autodesk has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

89.4% of Autodesk shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Autodesk shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cadence Design Systems42.68%48.31%28.21%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Cadence Design Systems and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cadence Design Systems$2.34 billion15.13$988.98 million$3.5335.89
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Cadence Design Systems and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cadence Design Systems12902.67
Workday191902.62

Cadence Design Systems presently has a consensus target price of $140.9167, suggesting a potential upside of 11.23%. Workday has a consensus target price of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Cadence Design Systems' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Cadence Design Systems is more favorable than Workday.

Volatility and Risk

Cadence Design Systems has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

83.9% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.6% of Cadence Design Systems shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Cadence Design Systems beats Workday on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Synopsys and Workday's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Synopsys$3.69 billion9.42$664.35 million$4.2753.35
Workday$3.63 billion15.68$-480,670,000.00($1.42)-166.92

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

86.1% of Synopsys shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.0% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Synopsys shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 26.5% of Workday shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Synopsys and Workday's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Synopsys18.03%14.81%8.79%
Workday-10.77%-10.56%-3.90%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Synopsys and Workday, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Synopsys021002.83
Workday191902.62

Synopsys presently has a consensus target price of $284.8182, suggesting a potential upside of 25.03%. Workday has a consensus target price of $262.2963, suggesting a potential upside of 10.66%. Given Synopsys' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Synopsys is more favorable than Workday.

Volatility and Risk

Synopsys has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Synopsys beats Workday on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Workday Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.1$440.83+0.4%$211.47 billion$12.87 billion40.67Analyst Report
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
2.1$210.76+2.6%$192.85 billion$17.10 billion55.03Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.5$382.21+1.5%$104.66 billion$7.68 billion51.30Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$267.39+0.7%$58.80 billion$3.27 billion139.27Analyst Report
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.7$126.69+1.7%$35.34 billion$2.34 billion32.91Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Gap Down
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
2.0$227.80+0.9%$34.71 billion$3.69 billion53.47
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$308.03+0.6%$26.72 billion$1.52 billion69.69Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$136.77+2.0%$22.12 billion$2.36 billion-27.41Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Down
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.5$65.88+2.9%$16.98 billion$4.63 billion30.64Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.1$135.47+3.2%$16.66 billion$3.01 billion29.07Insider Selling
Gap Up
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$401.06+5.4%$16.27 billion$1.09 billion88.15Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Down
Fair Isaac logo
FICO
Fair Isaac
1.8$444.74+1.2%$13.00 billion$1.29 billion56.37Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
2.0$42.58+1.2%$12.14 billion$1.48 billion425.80
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$314.25+2.9%$11.93 billion$1.49 billion31.94Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Up
Aspen Technology logo
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.2$149.50+0.8%$10.14 billion$590.18 million45.30News Coverage
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
1.4$121.08+2.2%$9.80 billion$911.38 million-149.48Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
RealPage logo
RP
RealPage
1.6$86.92+0.0%$8.85 billion$988.14 million160.97
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.1$101.83+5.0%$8.53 billion$742.31 million-261.10Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.7$118.02+3.1%$7.53 billion$617.95 million90.79News Coverage
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.0$620.24+4.1%$5.95 billion$486.33 million5,168.67Insider Selling
Gap Down
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.5$16.13+0.7%$5.07 billion$932.53 million134.43Analyst Report
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.3$38.29+3.7%$4.49 billion$1.26 billion75.08Gap Up
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$69.28+1.7%$3.35 billion$900.42 million147.41Analyst Report
Verint Systems logo
VRNT
Verint Systems
1.7$47.96+0.3%$3.15 billion$1.30 billion199.83Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
PROS logo
PRO
PROS
0.9$46.46+3.7%$2.06 billion$250.33 million-26.10Gap Up
Bottomline Technologies (de) logo
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
1.7$45.60+4.8%$2.05 billion$442.22 million-253.32News Coverage
Gap Up
NetScout Systems logo
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.2$27.48+1.6%$2.02 billion$891.82 million91.60Decrease in Short Interest
Sapiens International logo
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.7$31.38+1.7%$1.59 billion$325.67 million50.61Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
QAD logo
QADA
QAD
1.5$71.09+8.3%$1.47 billion$310.77 million444.34News Coverage
Gap Up
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
1.3$99.21+2.4%$1.34 billion$1.59 billion18.97Insider Selling
Ebix logo
EBIX
Ebix
1.6$24.85+2.0%$769.43 million$580.61 million8.07Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
American Software logo
AMSWA
American Software
1.7$20.05+3.5%$653.35 million$115.47 million100.26Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Gap Up
Digimarc logo
DMRC
Digimarc
0.9$31.97+1.0%$538.60 million$22.99 million-11.54High Trading Volume
Gap Down
VirnetX logo
VHC
VirnetX
0.5$6.04+2.5%$429.20 million$90,000.000.00Gap Down
Telenav logo
TNAV
Telenav
1.3$4.79+0.0%$229.92 million$240.35 million-239.50
Synchronoss Technologies logo
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
1.4$3.92+1.3%$172.90 million$308.75 million-3.14Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
SeaChange International logo
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.5$1.08+6.5%$40.65 million$67.15 million-2.35Gap Up
This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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