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FactSet Research Systems Stock Competitors

$415.80
+0.91 (+0.22 %)
(As of 10/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$412.53
$417.02
50-Day Range
$361.17
$414.89
52-Week Range
$294.21
$418.61
Volume165,260 shs
Average Volume204,712 shs
Market Capitalization$15.71 billion
P/E Ratio41.46
Dividend Yield0.79%
Beta0.8

FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Vs. ADBE, CRM, INTU, WDAY, ADSK, SNPS, CDNS, ANSS, SPLK, and TYL

Should you be buying FactSet Research Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of FactSet Research Systems include Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Intuit (INTU), Workday (WDAY), Autodesk (ADSK), Synopsys (SNPS), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS), ANSYS (ANSS), Splunk (SPLK), and Tyler Technologies (TYL). These companies are all part of the "application software" industry.

FactSet Research Systems vs.

FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) and salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, community ranking, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

salesforce.com has higher revenue and earnings than FactSet Research Systems. FactSet Research Systems is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than salesforce.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FactSet Research Systems$1.49 billion10.51$372.94 million$10.8738.25
salesforce.com$21.25 billion13.44$4.07 billion$2.57113.50

FactSet Research Systems has a beta of 0.8, meaning that its share price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, salesforce.com has a beta of 1.09, meaning that its share price is 9% more volatile than the S&P 500.

salesforce.com received 2724 more outperform votes than FactSet Research Systems when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 87.19% of users gave salesforce.com an outperform vote while only 46.47% of users gave FactSet Research Systems an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
FactSet Research SystemsOutperform Votes
290
46.47%
Underperform Votes
334
53.53%
salesforce.comOutperform Votes
3014
87.19%
Underperform Votes
443
12.81%

FactSet Research Systems currently has a consensus price target of $375.33, suggesting a potential downside of 9.66%. salesforce.com has a consensus price target of $313.82, suggesting a potential upside of 7.73%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than FactSet Research Systems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
FactSet Research Systems
3 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.90
salesforce.com
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
33 Buy rating(s)
2 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.90

In the previous week, salesforce.com had 13 more articles in the media than FactSet Research Systems. MarketBeat recorded 20 mentions for salesforce.com and 7 mentions for FactSet Research Systems. FactSet Research Systems' average media sentiment score of 0.26 beat salesforce.com's score of 0.08 indicating that FactSet Research Systems is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
FactSet Research Systems
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
salesforce.com
3 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

87.5% of FactSet Research Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.3% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of FactSet Research Systems shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.1% of salesforce.com shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

FactSet Research Systems has a net margin of 24.80% compared to salesforce.com's net margin of 9.99%. FactSet Research Systems' return on equity of 44.88% beat salesforce.com's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
FactSet Research Systems 24.80% 44.88% 20.23%
salesforce.com 9.99% 7.15% 4.61%

Summary

salesforce.com beats FactSet Research Systems on 13 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) vs. Its Competitors

TypeFactSet Research SystemsComputer & Data IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Dividend Yield0.79%0.75%1.90%2.77%
P/E Ratio41.4632.6826.3327.21
Net Margins24.80%-12.97%-125.86%-85.67%

FactSet Research Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ADBE
Adobe
2.2375 of 5 stars
$622.83
+2.0%
$684.32
+9.9%
+21.3%$296.72B$12.87B53.9722,516
CRM
salesforce.com
1.9902 of 5 stars
$291.70
+0.0%
$313.82
+7.6%
+12.8%$285.57B$21.25B117.1556,606
INTU
Intuit
2.8087 of 5 stars
$564.56
+2.2%
$555.80
+1.6%
+61.9%$154.18B$9.63B75.3810,600
WDAY
Workday
2.426 of 5 stars
$272.67
+0.6%
$305.00
+11.9%
+18.1%$67.62B$4.32B-1,514.7512,500
ADSK
Autodesk
2.4995 of 5 stars
$292.67
+0.5%
$333.56
+14.0%
+12.0%$64.34B$3.79B49.5211,500
SNPS
Synopsys
2.179 of 5 stars
$307.22
+0.3%
$331.45
+7.9%
+35.2%$46.85B$3.69B64.0015,036
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
2.0114 of 5 stars
$157.54
+1.1%
$153.31
+2.7%
+34.7%$43.60B$2.68B64.838,800Upcoming Earnings
ANSS
ANSYS
2.0193 of 5 stars
$360.96
+0.6%
$344.00
+4.7%
+2.6%$31.49B$1.68B69.284,800
SPLK
Splunk
1.9607 of 5 stars
$163.93
+0.7%
$177.44
+8.2%
-20.4%$26.48B$2.23B-22.306,500
TYL
Tyler Technologies
2.3639 of 5 stars
$505.35
+0.4%
$525.84
+4.1%
+26.4%$20.64B$1.12B135.855,536Short Interest ↓
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
3.2526 of 5 stars
$72.73
+0.5%
$83.50
+14.8%
+12.2%$18.56B$4.67B26.9424,600News Coverage
NUAN
Nuance Communications
2.1114 of 5 stars
$55.28
+0.2%
$58.60
+6.0%
+57.9%$17.39B$1.48B-425.237,100
CTXS
Citrix Systems
3.0064 of 5 stars
$100.52
+2.9%
$124.29
+23.6%
-29.4%$12.49B$3.24B34.909,000Short Interest ↓
FICO
Fair Isaac
2.6598 of 5 stars
$415.22
+1.3%
$565.00
+36.1%
-6.3%$11.95B$1.29B33.514,003Short Interest ↓
AZPN
Aspen Technology
1.6143 of 5 stars
$164.49
+0.6%
$161.67
+1.7%
+22.9%$11.03B$709.38M34.201,710
MANH
Manhattan Associates
1.6531 of 5 stars
$166.89
+2.8%
$177.50
+6.4%
+59.1%$10.58B$586.37M108.373,400
PEGA
Pegasystems
2.3448 of 5 stars
$129.14
+0.2%
$168.00
+30.1%
-1.0%$10.52B$1.02B807.135,776
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.6092 of 5 stars
$120.41
+1.2%
$130.17
+8.1%
+15.3%$10.00B$743.27M-152.422,690Options Volume
MSTR
MicroStrategy
2.274 of 5 stars
$739.64
+1.4%
$513.57
+30.6%
+355.3%$7.21B$480.73M-17.071,997
ACIW
ACI Worldwide
2.0115 of 5 stars
$31.05
+0.5%
$45.67
+47.1%
-1.0%$3.65B$1.29B43.133,768Negative News
BLKB
Blackbaud
2.1015 of 5 stars
$74.41
+0.8%
$81.50
+9.5%
+29.2%$3.64B$913.22M-1,860.253,100
VRNT
Verint Systems
2.2417 of 5 stars
$46.28
+0.5%
$67.29
+45.4%
-12.1%$3.03B$1.27B-171.416,300
SWI
SolarWinds
2.1356 of 5 stars
$19.08
+1.3%
$29.64
+55.3%
-55.4%$3.02B$1.02B23.563,340
NTCT
NetScout Systems
1.9814 of 5 stars
$27.41
+2.0%
$25.33
+7.6%
+18.3%$2.03B$831.28M80.622,409
QADA
QAD
2.3681 of 5 stars
$87.67
+0.1%
$77.00
+12.2%
+98.1%$1.84B$307.86M265.671,930Short Interest ↓
High Trading Volume
SPNS
Sapiens International
1.8548 of 5 stars
$33.47
+1.2%
$33.50
+0.1%
+13.8%$1.83B$382.90M47.813,438
EPAY
Bottomline Technologies (de)
2.2314 of 5 stars
$39.91
+2.2%
$44.75
+12.1%
-5.0%$1.82B$471.40M-105.032,344
PRO
PROS
1.8848 of 5 stars
$34.29
+0.1%
$43.00
+25.4%
-1.6%$1.52B$252.42M-19.371,403
PLUS
ePlus
2.0048 of 5 stars
$109.17
+0.1%
$121.00
+10.8%
+38.7%$1.47B$1.57B18.161,560
EBIX
Ebix
1.5765 of 5 stars
$29.87
+1.7%
N/A+45.5%$924.27M$625.61M11.279,802
AMSWA
American Software
2.2748 of 5 stars
$27.37
+2.1%
$29.50
+7.8%
+74.8%$911.09M$111.41M101.37428
DMRC
Digimarc
1.9398 of 5 stars
$37.50
+3.3%
$23.00
+38.7%
+21.3%$634.88M$23.99M-11.062,018
VHC
VirnetX
1.0198 of 5 stars
$3.91
+1.0%
N/A-32.2%$277.84M$302.64M-6.7421Positive News
ENVI
Environmental Impact Acquisition
1.2664 of 5 stars
$9.93
+0.2%
N/AN/A$256.94MN/A0.00N/A
SNCR
Synchronoss Technologies
2.4314 of 5 stars
$2.25
+0.9%
$6.03
+168.0%
-29.7%$198.26M$291.67M-1.331,598
SEAC
SeaChange International
1.6064 of 5 stars
$0.97
+2.0%
$3.00
+209.4%
+14.4%$47.55M$22M-1.90152Positive News
This page was last updated on 10/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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