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C3.ai (AI) Competitors

$24.04
+0.10 (+0.42%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

AI vs. PRGS, CVLT, QLYS, TDC, BL, SVFCX, FROG, ASAN, INTA, and ALKT

Should you be buying C3.ai stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of C3.ai include Progress Software (PRGS), Commvault Systems (CVLT), Qualys (QLYS), Teradata (TDC), BlackLine (BL), Smead Value C (SVFCX), JFrog (FROG), Asana (ASAN), Intapp (INTA), and Alkami Technology (ALKT). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

C3.ai vs.

Progress Software (NASDAQ:PRGS) and C3.ai (NYSE:AI) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, community ranking, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and media sentiment.

Progress Software received 73 more outperform votes than C3.ai when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.75% of users gave Progress Software an outperform vote while only 51.62% of users gave C3.ai an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Progress SoftwareOutperform Votes
439
64.75%
Underperform Votes
239
35.25%
C3.aiOutperform Votes
366
51.62%
Underperform Votes
343
48.38%

Progress Software currently has a consensus price target of $64.60, suggesting a potential upside of 28.30%. C3.ai has a consensus price target of $31.50, suggesting a potential upside of 30.92%. Given Progress Software's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe C3.ai is more favorable than Progress Software.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Progress Software
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80
C3.ai
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.22

Progress Software has a net margin of 9.67% compared to Progress Software's net margin of -95.21%. C3.ai's return on equity of 36.62% beat Progress Software's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Progress Software9.67% 36.62% 10.30%
C3.ai -95.21%-29.60%-25.12%

39.0% of C3.ai shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of Progress Software shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 34.0% of C3.ai shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Progress Software has higher revenue and earnings than C3.ai. C3.ai is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Progress Software, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Progress Software$694.44M3.13$70.20M$1.5432.69
C3.ai$266.80M11.08-$268.84M-$2.33-10.39

Progress Software has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, C3.ai has a beta of 1.74, meaning that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Progress Software and Progress Software both had 12 articles in the media. C3.ai's average media sentiment score of 0.90 beat Progress Software's score of 0.44 indicating that Progress Software is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Progress Software
5 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
C3.ai
3 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Progress Software beats C3.ai on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding AI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE 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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AI vs. The Competition

MetricC3.aiPrepackaged software IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.96B$22.01B$20.75B$17.76B
Dividend YieldN/A2.06%2.71%3.50%
P/E Ratio-10.3959.27233.6422.59
Price / Sales11.088.30545.1910.30
Price / CashN/A68.5029.0019.57
Price / Book2.929.196.425.91
Net Income-$268.84M$363.91M$618.18M$976.39M
7 Day Performance-8.22%-2.92%-0.74%-1.76%
1 Month Performance8.42%-1.20%3.48%2.95%
1 Year Performance-13.03%13.13%28.16%22.64%

C3.ai Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PRGS
Progress Software
4.5155 of 5 stars
$51.31
-0.6%
$64.60
+25.9%
-13.7%$2.22B$694.44M33.322,284
CVLT
Commvault Systems
3.209 of 5 stars
$110.70
+0.1%
$119.40
+7.9%
+65.3%$4.80B$839.25M29.442,882Insider Selling
QLYS
Qualys
3.4403 of 5 stars
$144.52
-1.3%
$162.23
+12.3%
+21.7%$5.41B$569.58M33.452,188Insider Selling
TDC
Teradata
4.9304 of 5 stars
$32.88
-1.9%
$49.90
+51.8%
-27.0%$3.18B$1.82B78.296,500Analyst Revision
BL
BlackLine
4.55 of 5 stars
$52.67
-9.0%
$64.10
+21.7%
-2.4%$3.26B$590M229.001,750Positive News
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
SVFCX
Smead Value C
0 of 5 stars
$79.47
-0.7%
N/AN/A$3.26BN/A0.002
FROG
JFrog
3.6847 of 5 stars
$32.44
-2.2%
$42.69
+31.6%
+50.7%$3.30B$349.89M-69.021,400Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
ASAN
Asana
1.4403 of 5 stars
$15.16
-3.8%
$20.67
+36.3%
-29.4%$3.41B$652.50M-12.961,840Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
INTA
Intapp
3.8944 of 5 stars
$38.24
+3.7%
$46.13
+20.6%
-7.0%$2.81B$410.77M-62.691,150Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
ALKT
Alkami Technology
1.9551 of 5 stars
$28.42
-1.6%
$26.90
-5.3%
+83.3%$2.77B$280.96M-47.37917Insider Selling

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This page (NYSE:AI) was last updated on 5/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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