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NYSE:BOX

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$18.56
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Today's Range
$17.63
Now: $18.56
$18.61
50-Day Range
$17.34
MA: $18.30
$19.30
52-Week Range
$8.64
Now: $18.56
$22.09
Volume3.21 million shs
Average Volume2.95 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.94 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.34

Competitors

BOX (NYSE:BOX) Vs. NLOK, BKI, KC, ESTC, APPN, and DBX

Should you be buying BOX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "prepackaged software" are considered alternatives and competitors to BOX, including NortonLifeLock (NLOK), Black Knight (BKI), Kingsoft Cloud (KC), Elastic (ESTC), Appian (APPN), and Dropbox (DBX).

NortonLifeLock (NASDAQ:NLOK) and BOX (NYSE:BOX) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares NortonLifeLock and BOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NortonLifeLock131.80%33.48%6.62%
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares NortonLifeLock and BOX's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NortonLifeLock$2.49 billion4.72$3.89 billion$0.7526.92
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

91.1% of NortonLifeLock shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of BOX shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of NortonLifeLock shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of BOX shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for NortonLifeLock and BOX, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NortonLifeLock04502.56
BOX01802.89

NortonLifeLock currently has a consensus price target of $25.1250, indicating a potential upside of 24.44%. BOX has a consensus price target of $24.00, indicating a potential upside of 29.31%. Given BOX's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe BOX is more favorable than NortonLifeLock.

Risk & Volatility

NortonLifeLock has a beta of 0.79, indicating that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BOX has a beta of 1.34, indicating that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

NortonLifeLock beats BOX on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

BOX (NYSE:BOX) and Black Knight (NYSE:BKI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

77.9% of BOX shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.7% of Black Knight shares are held by institutional investors. 6.2% of BOX shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.0% of Black Knight shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for BOX and Black Knight, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
BOX01802.89
Black Knight021202.86

BOX currently has a consensus target price of $24.00, indicating a potential upside of 29.31%. Black Knight has a consensus target price of $96.6875, indicating a potential upside of 32.90%. Given Black Knight's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Black Knight is more favorable than BOX.

Profitability

This table compares BOX and Black Knight's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%
Black Knight19.21%12.45%5.99%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares BOX and Black Knight's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33
Black Knight$1.18 billion9.70$108.80 million$1.7242.30

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

Risk and Volatility

BOX has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its stock price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Black Knight has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its stock price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Black Knight beats BOX on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kingsoft Cloud (NASDAQ:KC) and BOX (NYSE:BOX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

18.4% of Kingsoft Cloud shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of BOX shares are held by institutional investors. 6.2% of BOX shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Kingsoft Cloud and BOX, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kingsoft Cloud00503.00
BOX01802.89

Kingsoft Cloud currently has a consensus target price of $38.6667, suggesting a potential downside of 26.11%. BOX has a consensus target price of $24.00, suggesting a potential upside of 29.31%. Given BOX's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe BOX is more favorable than Kingsoft Cloud.

Profitability

This table compares Kingsoft Cloud and BOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kingsoft CloudN/AN/AN/A
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Kingsoft Cloud and BOX's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kingsoft Cloud$568.29 million20.08$-159,610,000.00N/AN/A
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33

BOX has higher revenue and earnings than Kingsoft Cloud.

Summary

BOX beats Kingsoft Cloud on 6 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Elastic (NYSE:ESTC) and BOX (NYSE:BOX) are both business services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

70.5% of Elastic shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of BOX shares are held by institutional investors. 25.2% of Elastic shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of BOX shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Elastic and BOX, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Elastic031402.82
BOX01802.89

Elastic currently has a consensus target price of $167.4737, suggesting a potential upside of 35.55%. BOX has a consensus target price of $24.00, suggesting a potential upside of 29.31%. Given Elastic's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Elastic is more favorable than BOX.

Profitability

This table compares Elastic and BOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Elastic-24.21%-22.51%-11.88%
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Elastic and BOX's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Elastic$427.62 million25.25$-167,170,000.00($1.53)-80.75
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33

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

Volatility and Risk

Elastic has a beta of 1.16, suggesting that its share price is 16% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BOX has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

BOX beats Elastic on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Appian (NASDAQ:APPN) and BOX (NYSE:BOX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

44.3% of Appian shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of BOX shares are held by institutional investors. 46.8% of Appian shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of BOX shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Appian and BOX, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Appian33101.71
BOX01802.89

Appian currently has a consensus target price of $130.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 10.15%. BOX has a consensus target price of $24.00, suggesting a potential upside of 29.31%. Given BOX's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe BOX is more favorable than Appian.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Appian and BOX's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Appian$260.35 million39.37$-50,710,000.00($0.77)-188.31
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33

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

Profitability

This table compares Appian and BOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Appian-13.00%-15.16%-8.94%
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%

Volatility and Risk

Appian has a beta of 2, suggesting that its share price is 100% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BOX has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

BOX beats Appian on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Dropbox (NASDAQ:DBX) and BOX (NYSE:BOX) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

62.0% of Dropbox shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of BOX shares are owned by institutional investors. 30.8% of Dropbox shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of BOX shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Dropbox and BOX's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dropbox$1.66 billion5.86$-52,700,000.00N/AN/A
BOX$696.26 million4.23$-144,350,000.00($0.96)-19.33

Dropbox has higher revenue and earnings than BOX.

Profitability

This table compares Dropbox and BOX's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Dropbox4.47%15.02%4.45%
BOX-9.12%-124.79%-6.89%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Dropbox and BOX, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Dropbox12302.33
BOX01802.89

Dropbox presently has a consensus target price of $26.40, suggesting a potential upside of 12.44%. BOX has a consensus target price of $24.00, suggesting a potential upside of 29.31%. Given BOX's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe BOX is more favorable than Dropbox.

Risk & Volatility

Dropbox has a beta of 0.89, suggesting that its share price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BOX has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Dropbox beats BOX on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


BOX Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NortonLifeLock logo
NLOK
NortonLifeLock
2.1$20.19+0.4%$11.75 billion$2.49 billion3.99
Black Knight logo
BKI
Black Knight
2.1$72.75+1.0%$11.42 billion$1.18 billion48.18
Kingsoft Cloud logo
KC
Kingsoft Cloud
1.0$52.33+2.0%$11.41 billion$568.29 million0.00Gap Down
Elastic logo
ESTC
Elastic
1.8$123.55+0.5%$10.80 billion$427.62 million-82.37Analyst Report
Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
Appian logo
APPN
Appian
1.2$145.00+4.9%$10.25 billion$260.35 million-263.64Gap Down
Dropbox logo
DBX
Dropbox
1.4$23.48+1.8%$9.74 billion$1.66 billion123.58Gap Up
Paylocity logo
PCTY
Paylocity
1.5$174.99+2.9%$9.51 billion$561.33 million154.86
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
Anaplan logo
PLAN
Anaplan
1.7$57.44+2.0%$8.15 billion$348.02 million-53.19Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Gap Down
Smartsheet logo
SMAR
Smartsheet
1.5$62.99+4.9%$7.70 billion$270.88 million-66.31Gap Down
Manhattan Associates logo
MANH
Manhattan Associates
0.7$118.02+3.1%$7.53 billion$617.95 million90.79News Coverage
Fastly logo
FSLY
Fastly
1.2$64.84+1.0%$6.64 billion$200.46 million-101.31Gap Down
BlackLine logo
BL
BlackLine
1.8$111.53+0.8%$6.44 billion$288.98 million-161.64Analyst Report
Gap Down
Q2 logo
QTWO
Q2
1.4$109.26+0.0%$6.07 billion$315.48 million-47.92Insider Selling
MicroStrategy logo
MSTR
MicroStrategy
1.0$620.24+4.1%$5.95 billion$486.33 million5,168.67Insider Selling
Gap Down
Duck Creek Technologies logo
DCT
Duck Creek Technologies
1.3$43.48+2.3%$5.80 billion$211.67 million-395.27Gap Down
Agora logo
API
Agora
0.9$57.64+3.7%$5.72 billion$64.43 million0.00Gap Down
nCino logo
NCNO
nCino
1.3$61.64+3.8%$5.69 billionN/A0.00Gap Down
National Instruments logo
NATI
National Instruments
1.7$42.75+2.2%$5.63 billion$1.35 billion28.50
Alteryx logo
AYX
Alteryx
1.9$83.14+3.0%$5.56 billion$417.91 million-307.93Gap Down
Nutanix logo
NTNX
Nutanix
1.8$27.27+2.4%$5.50 billion$1.31 billion-5.93Analyst Report
BlackBerry logo
BB
BlackBerry
1.5$9.45+4.1%$5.33 billion$1.04 billion-6.39Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
CyberArk Software logo
CYBR
CyberArk Software
1.4$137.14+1.9%$5.23 billion$433.89 million1,959.42News Coverage
Gap Down
Varonis Systems logo
VRNS
Varonis Systems
1.5$160.82+0.3%$5.12 billion$254.19 million-56.83Insider Selling
SolarWinds logo
SWI
SolarWinds
1.5$16.13+0.7%$5.07 billion$932.53 million134.43Analyst Report
Everbridge logo
EVBG
Everbridge
1.1$138.39+2.0%$5.02 billion$200.88 million-57.90Gap Down
The Descartes Systems Group logo
DSGX
The Descartes Systems Group
1.7$58.79+3.1%$4.97 billion$325.79 million110.93Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
Asana logo
ASAN
Asana
1.1$30.71+0.5%$4.89 billionN/A0.00Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Gap Down
Workiva logo
WK
Workiva
1.1$97.66+2.2%$4.84 billion$297.89 million-73.98
SailPoint Technologies logo
SAIL
SailPoint Technologies
1.0$52.19+3.1%$4.77 billion$288.52 million-5,213.79Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Gap Down
AppFolio logo
APPF
AppFolio
1.2$138.68+4.7%$4.76 billion$256.01 million30.28Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Cloudera logo
CLDR
Cloudera
1.0$14.66+2.0%$4.58 billion$794.19 million-25.28Upcoming Earnings
Gap Down
Teradata logo
TDC
Teradata
1.1$41.31+2.0%$4.50 billion$1.90 billion46.42Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
ACI Worldwide logo
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
1.3$38.29+3.7%$4.49 billion$1.26 billion75.08Gap Up
Vertex logo
VERX
Vertex
0.7$30.56+5.6%$4.46 billionN/A0.00Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
Altair Engineering logo
ALTR
Altair Engineering
1.0$58.44+0.4%$4.30 billion$458.92 million-292.20Analyst Upgrade
Alarm.com logo
ALRM
Alarm.com
1.3$86.64+2.2%$4.30 billion$502.36 million58.15Analyst Downgrade
JFrog logo
FROG
JFrog
1.2$47.40+0.4%$4.20 billionN/A0.00
Rapid7 logo
RPD
Rapid7
1.6$77.78+1.4%$4.10 billion$326.95 million-46.57Analyst Upgrade
Gap Down
JAMF
Jamf
2.0$35.10+3.9%$4.09 billion$204.03 million0.00Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Down
Tenable logo
TENB
Tenable
2.0$39.05+2.3%$4.06 billion$354.59 million-48.81Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
CERT
Certara
1.8$26.37+15.7%$4.03 billion$208.51 million0.00Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
BigCommerce logo
BIGC
BigCommerce
1.4$59.10+1.6%$4.01 billionN/A0.00Analyst Upgrade
Qualys logo
QLYS
Qualys
1.5$96.89+5.2%$3.80 billion$321.61 million44.86News Coverage
Gap Up
LivePerson logo
LPSN
LivePerson
1.8$55.56+1.3%$3.72 billion$291.61 million-29.87Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
SPS Commerce logo
SPSC
SPS Commerce
1.5$103.29+6.4%$3.68 billion$279.12 million91.41Gap Up
New Relic logo
NEWR
New Relic
1.6$57.33+0.6%$3.62 billion$599.51 million-25.82
Cerence logo
CRNC
Cerence
2.1$90.74+3.1%$3.42 billion$329.65 million-151.23Gap Down
Blackbaud logo
BLKB
Blackbaud
1.2$69.28+1.7%$3.35 billion$900.42 million147.41Analyst Report
This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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