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Workday (WDAY) Competitors

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WDAY vs. PYPL, NXPI, INFY, NTES, SHOP, MSI, AMX, CARR, ROP, and CDNS

Should you be buying Workday stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Workday include PayPal (PYPL), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), Infosys (INFY), NetEase (NTES), Shopify (SHOP), Motorola Solutions (MSI), América Móvil (AMX), Carrier Global (CARR), Roper Technologies (ROP), and Cadence Design Systems (CDNS). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

Workday vs.

PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) and Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, community ranking, earnings, media sentiment and risk.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PayPal$29.77B2.19$4.25B$3.9715.66
Workday$7.26B9.45$1.38B$5.1550.46

PayPal has a beta of 1.41, indicating that its stock price is 41% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Workday has a beta of 1.33, indicating that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

PayPal presently has a consensus target price of $72.73, indicating a potential upside of 16.94%. Workday has a consensus target price of $296.64, indicating a potential upside of 14.15%. Given Workday's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe PayPal is more favorable than Workday.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PayPal
0 Sell rating(s)
22 Hold rating(s)
13 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.37
Workday
1 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
21 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.71

Workday has a net margin of 19.02% compared to Workday's net margin of 14.26%. Workday's return on equity of 21.58% beat PayPal's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PayPal14.26% 21.58% 5.53%
Workday 19.02%4.87%2.28%

68.3% of PayPal shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.8% of Workday shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of PayPal shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 20.0% of Workday shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, PayPal had 13 more articles in the media than Workday. MarketBeat recorded 33 mentions for PayPal and 20 mentions for Workday. Workday's average media sentiment score of 0.69 beat PayPal's score of 0.54 indicating that PayPal is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
PayPal
19 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Workday
10 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

PayPal received 403 more outperform votes than Workday when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 76.31% of users gave PayPal an outperform vote while only 65.00% of users gave Workday an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
PayPalOutperform Votes
1781
76.31%
Underperform Votes
553
23.69%
WorkdayOutperform Votes
1378
65.00%
Underperform Votes
742
35.00%

Summary

PayPal beats Workday on 10 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

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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WDAY vs. The Competition

MetricWorkdayData processing & preparation IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$69.38B$3.68B$20.85B$8.07B
Dividend YieldN/A2.13%2.70%3.92%
P/E Ratio51.0317.07234.1515.07
Price / Sales9.565.50556.9475.36
Price / Cash165.3850.4929.1231.80
Price / Book8.587.266.474.63
Net Income$1.38B$41.82M$618.31M$214.00M
7 Day Performance2.43%1.43%-0.27%-0.71%
1 Month Performance2.33%8.37%4.25%3.26%
1 Year Performance36.26%3.39%25.89%7.40%

Workday Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PYPL
PayPal
4.5807 of 5 stars
$64.10
-1.0%
$72.73
+13.5%
-1.3%$67.05B$29.77B16.1527,200Analyst Downgrade
NXPI
NXP Semiconductors
4.4895 of 5 stars
$274.42
+0.3%
$263.00
-4.2%
+57.2%$70.16B$13.28B25.3434,200Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
Positive News
INFY
Infosys
3.3649 of 5 stars
$17.02
-0.6%
$19.27
+13.3%
+10.4%$70.44B$18.56B22.39343,234
NTES
NetEase
4.9701 of 5 stars
$98.90
-5.6%
$126.00
+27.4%
+11.1%$63.76B$14.57B15.6229,128Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Gap Down
SHOP
Shopify
4.7417 of 5 stars
$57.03
-3.2%
$76.86
+34.8%
-5.4%$73.49B$7.06B-335.478,300Analyst Upgrade
MSI
Motorola Solutions
4.5641 of 5 stars
$369.82
+0.4%
$357.43
-3.4%
+26.3%$61.69B$9.98B45.7121,000Positive News
AMX
América Móvil
2.0828 of 5 stars
$19.65
-0.9%
$21.47
+9.2%
-7.4%$61.01B$46.07B18.19176,083Positive News
CARR
Carrier Global
4.0098 of 5 stars
$66.22
+0.4%
$62.71
-5.3%
+54.0%$59.66B$22.10B46.3153,000
ROP
Roper Technologies
2.8976 of 5 stars
$541.40
-0.9%
$584.82
+8.0%
+19.7%$57.95B$6.18B39.2916,800Analyst Revision
Positive News
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
4.3243 of 5 stars
$290.10
-0.8%
$326.11
+12.4%
+38.4%$78.94B$4.09B75.5511,200

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This page (NASDAQ:WDAY) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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