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Xcel Brands (XELB) Competitors

$0.63
-0.01 (-1.32%)
(As of 11:51 AM ET)

XELB vs. VHC, RMCO, MARA, DLB, IDCC, ACTG, JYNT, APPS, REFR, and BIG

Should you be buying Xcel Brands stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Xcel Brands include VirnetX (VHC), Royalty Management (RMCO), Marathon Digital (MARA), Dolby Laboratories (DLB), InterDigital (IDCC), Acacia Research (ACTG), Joint (JYNT), Digital Turbine (APPS), Research Frontiers (REFR), and Big Lots (BIG).

Xcel Brands vs.

VirnetX (NYSE:VHC) and Xcel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, dividends, community ranking, media sentiment, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

Xcel Brands has a net margin of -156.27% compared to Xcel Brands' net margin of -374,891.66%. VirnetX's return on equity of -21.92% beat Xcel Brands' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
VirnetX-374,891.66% -46.75% -43.64%
Xcel Brands -156.27%-21.92%-15.42%

Xcel Brands received 51 more outperform votes than VirnetX when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 62.89% of users gave VirnetX an outperform vote while only 49.37% of users gave Xcel Brands an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
VirnetXOutperform Votes
183
62.89%
Underperform Votes
108
37.11%
Xcel BrandsOutperform Votes
234
49.37%
Underperform Votes
240
50.63%

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
VirnetX
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Xcel Brands
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
VirnetX$10K2,024.00-$27.87M-$7.75-0.71
Xcel Brands$17.75M0.84-$21.05M-$1.09-0.59

In the previous week, Xcel Brands had 1 more articles in the media than VirnetX. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Xcel Brands and 0 mentions for VirnetX. Xcel Brands' average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled VirnetX'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
VirnetX Neutral
Xcel Brands Neutral

VirnetX has a beta of 1, indicating that its stock price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, Xcel Brands has a beta of 1.47, indicating that its stock price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500.

10.4% of VirnetX shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 18.6% of Xcel Brands shares are held by institutional investors. 15.0% of VirnetX shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 52.4% of Xcel Brands shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Xcel Brands beats VirnetX on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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XELB vs. The Competition

MetricXcel BrandsPatent owners & lessors IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$14.80M$860.70M$20.83B$8.38B
Dividend YieldN/A4.89%175.54%4.09%
P/E Ratio-0.585.1420.1614.73
Price / Sales0.83168.155.6076.55
Price / CashN/A11.5217.4731.82
Price / Book0.263.564.534.39
Net Income-$21.05M-$4.18M$705.08M$215.19M
7 Day Performance-7.56%1.52%1.12%2.54%
1 Month Performance-9.97%-1.00%-1.31%-0.38%
1 Year Performance-55.00%-11.63%2.92%1.08%

Xcel Brands Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
VHC
VirnetX
0 of 5 stars
$5.50
+7.4%
N/A-42.7%$20.24M$10,000.00-0.7127Gap Up
High Trading Volume
RMCO
Royalty Management
0 of 5 stars
$0.84
-1.2%
N/AN/A$12.53M$360,000.000.00N/A
MARA
Marathon Digital
1.8403 of 5 stars
$19.21
-7.0%
$19.33
+0.6%
+51.1%$5.43B$387.51M8.9360Gap Down
DLB
Dolby Laboratories
4.1637 of 5 stars
$79.99
+1.0%
$99.00
+23.8%
-1.2%$7.67B$1.30B40.812,246Negative News
High Trading Volume
IDCC
InterDigital
1.4467 of 5 stars
$117.59
+1.0%
$100.00
-15.0%
+29.1%$2.97B$549.59M17.29450Positive News
High Trading Volume
ACTG
Acacia Research
3.9123 of 5 stars
$5.00
-0.8%
$7.00
+40.0%
+20.8%$500.10M$125.10M13.89170
JYNT
Joint
2.8601 of 5 stars
$13.94
+0.1%
$22.00
+57.8%
+6.7%$208.68M$117.70M-18.59444Positive News
APPS
Digital Turbine
4.4701 of 5 stars
$1.46
+3.5%
$5.17
+253.9%
-81.4%$149.67M$544.48M-0.35777Positive News
Gap Down
REFR
Research Frontiers
0 of 5 stars
$1.86
+1.6%
N/A+12.7%$62.35M$910,000.00-37.206Positive News
Gap Up
BIG
Big Lots
1.4717 of 5 stars
$1.90
flat
$4.60
+142.1%
-77.9%$56.39M$4.72B-0.1230,300Analyst Upgrade

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This page (NASDAQ:XELB) was last updated on 6/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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