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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
California authorizes expansion of Waymo's driverless car services to LA, SF peninsula
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
California authorizes expansion of Waymo's driverless car services to LA, SF peninsula
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Peace, music and memories: As the 1960s fade, historians scramble to capture Woodstock's voices
California authorizes expansion of Waymo's driverless car services to LA, SF peninsula
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
In Senegal's capital, Nicaragua is a hot ticket among travel agents as migrants try to reach US
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation

Westell Technologies (WSTL) Competitors

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.

WSTL vs. CLRO, SONM, FKWL, MINM, DZSI, AKTS, NEON, MRDB, TRT, and HRYU

Should you be buying Westell Technologies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Westell Technologies include ClearOne (CLRO), Sonim Technologies (SONM), Franklin Wireless (FKWL), Minim (MINM), DZS (DZSI), Akoustis Technologies (AKTS), Neonode (NEON), MariaDB (MRDB), Trio-Tech International (TRT), and Hanryu (HRYU). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

Westell Technologies vs.

Westell Technologies (NASDAQ:WSTL) and ClearOne (NASDAQ:CLRO) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, media sentiment, valuation, dividends, community ranking, risk and profitability.

Westell Technologies received 10 more outperform votes than ClearOne when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 61.70% of users gave Westell Technologies an outperform vote while only 60.37% of users gave ClearOne an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Westell TechnologiesOutperform Votes
269
61.70%
Underperform Votes
167
38.30%
ClearOneOutperform Votes
259
60.37%
Underperform Votes
170
39.63%

10.9% of Westell Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.3% of ClearOne shares are owned by institutional investors. 24.7% of Westell Technologies shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of ClearOne shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Westell Technologies
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
ClearOne
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

ClearOne has a net margin of 112.14% compared to Westell Technologies' net margin of -30.99%. ClearOne's return on equity of -11.13% beat Westell Technologies' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Westell Technologies-30.99% -18.79% -15.09%
ClearOne 112.14%-11.13%-9.75%

ClearOne has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Westell Technologies.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Westell Technologies$29.96M0.81-$10.10MN/AN/A
ClearOne$25.20M0.89$20.56M$0.841.11

In the previous week, ClearOne had 4 more articles in the media than Westell Technologies. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for ClearOne and 0 mentions for Westell Technologies. ClearOne's average media sentiment score of 0.89 beat Westell Technologies' score of 0.00 indicating that ClearOne is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Westell Technologies Neutral
ClearOne Positive

Westell Technologies has a beta of 0.97, meaning that its stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ClearOne has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ClearOne beats Westell Technologies on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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WSTL vs. The Competition

MetricWestell TechnologiesTelephone & Telegraph Apparatus IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$24.36M$1.11B$20.09B$7.62B
Dividend YieldN/A2.65%2.73%3.87%
P/E Ratio-2.7512.00239.9416.27
Price / Sales0.811.07536.2280.31
Price / CashN/A19.0728.2355.35
Price / Book0.761.756.954.54
Net Income-$10.10M$15.64M$630.00M$211.55M

Westell Technologies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CLRO
ClearOne
2.385 of 5 stars
$0.99
flat
N/A-39.7%$23.72M$18.57M1.1882Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
SONM
Sonim Technologies
1.2972 of 5 stars
$0.62
-1.6%
N/A+52.9%$26.50M$69.83M0.0054Short Interest ↑
FKWL
Franklin Wireless
0 of 5 stars
$2.85
-1.4%
N/AN/A$33.57M$45.95M-15.0069Short Interest ↓
Positive News
MINM
Minim
2.3198 of 5 stars
$4.67
+20.7%
N/A+27.7%$13.03M$50.62M-0.4293Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
Gap Up
DZSI
DZS
1.6887 of 5 stars
$1.50
+10.3%
$6.67
+344.4%
-86.4%$42.38M$389.46M-0.85765Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
AKTS
Akoustis Technologies
2.1058 of 5 stars
$0.79
+1.3%
$1.92
+141.5%
-83.1%$78.26M$27.12M-0.82222Positive News
Gap Up
NEON
Neonode
0 of 5 stars
$1.55
-8.8%
N/A-81.7%$23.81M$5.67M0.0045Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
MRDB
MariaDB
0 of 5 stars
$0.35
+2.9%
N/A-85.2%$23.70M$53.11M-0.49N/AShort Interest ↑
Gap Up
TRT
Trio-Tech International
0 of 5 stars
$5.80
-0.5%
N/A+32.0%$24.19M$43.25M27.62573Analyst Report
News Coverage
HRYU
Hanryu
0 of 5 stars
$0.46
flat
N/AN/A$24.45M$900,000.000.0074Short Interest ↑

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This page (NASDAQ:WSTL) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff