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VolumeN/A
Average Volume30,003 shs
Market Capitalization$12.52 billion
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Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.58

Competitors

LINE (NYSE:LN) Vs. PINS, TTD, TWTR, INFO, YNDX, and GDS

Should you be buying LN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "computer programming, data processing, & other computer related" are considered alternatives and competitors to LINE, including Pinterest (PINS), The Trade Desk (TTD), Twitter (TWTR), IHS Markit (INFO), Yandex (YNDX), and GDS (GDS).

Pinterest (NYSE:PINS) and LINE (NYSE:LN) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Pinterest and LINE's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pinterest$1.14 billion37.72$-1,361,370,000.00($3.24)-21.53
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

54.5% of Pinterest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of LINE shares are owned by institutional investors. 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.

Volatility & Risk

Pinterest has a beta of 1.72, suggesting that its stock price is 72% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LINE has a beta of 0.58, suggesting that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Pinterest and LINE, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pinterest062002.77
LINE0000N/A

Pinterest currently has a consensus target price of $61.52, suggesting a potential downside of 11.80%. Given Pinterest's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Pinterest is more favorable than LINE.

Profitability

This table compares Pinterest and LINE's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pinterest-32.88%-20.50%-17.42%
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%

The Trade Desk (NASDAQ:TTD) and LINE (NYSE:LN) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

The Trade Desk has a beta of 2.44, indicating that its share price is 144% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LINE has a beta of 0.58, indicating that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for The Trade Desk and LINE, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Trade Desk08702.47
LINE0000N/A

The Trade Desk presently has a consensus target price of $593.1111, suggesting a potential downside of 24.48%. Given The Trade Desk's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe The Trade Desk is more favorable than LINE.

Profitability

This table compares The Trade Desk and LINE's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Trade Desk17.57%18.10%6.91%
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The Trade Desk and LINE's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Trade Desk$661.06 million55.79$108.32 million$2.27345.97
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

71.7% of The Trade Desk shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of LINE shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.1% of The Trade Desk shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

The Trade Desk beats LINE on 12 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

LINE (NYSE:LN) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares LINE and Twitter's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%
Twitter-32.54%-12.17%-8.11%

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
LINE0000N/A
Twitter3201202.26

Twitter has a consensus target price of $42.4412, suggesting a potential downside of 6.06%. Given Twitter's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Twitter is more favorable than LINE.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

1.1% of LINE shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.9% of Twitter shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of Twitter shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56
Twitter$3.46 billion10.39$1.47 billion$1.9922.70

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

Volatility & Risk

LINE has a beta of 0.58, meaning that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Twitter has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Twitter beats LINE on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

IHS Markit (NYSE:INFO) and LINE (NYSE:LN) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares IHS Markit and LINE's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
IHS Markit21.45%11.07%5.72%
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

93.8% of IHS Markit shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of LINE shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of IHS Markit shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

IHS Markit has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LINE has a beta of 0.58, meaning that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for IHS Markit and LINE, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
IHS Markit071002.59
LINE0000N/A

IHS Markit presently has a consensus price target of $83.4375, indicating a potential downside of 2.42%. Given IHS Markit's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe IHS Markit is more favorable than LINE.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares IHS Markit and LINE's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
IHS Markit$4.41 billion7.72$502.70 million$2.0940.91
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56

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

Summary

IHS Markit beats LINE on 13 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX) and LINE (NYSE:LN) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.5% of Yandex shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of LINE shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Yandex and LINE's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Yandex$2.83 billion7.72$162.60 million$1.1459.05
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Yandex and LINE, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Yandex04602.60
LINE0000N/A

Yandex presently has a consensus target price of $56.6429, indicating a potential downside of 15.86%. Given Yandex's higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Yandex is more favorable than LINE.

Profitability

This table compares Yandex and LINE's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Yandex4.24%8.62%5.90%
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%

Volatility & Risk

Yandex has a beta of 1.62, indicating that its stock price is 62% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LINE has a beta of 0.58, indicating that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Yandex beats LINE on 12 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) and LINE (NYSE:LN) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares GDS and LINE's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GDS-9.66%-4.34%-1.37%
LINE-15.54%-26.95%-8.13%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for GDS and LINE, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GDS10812.90
LINE0000N/A

GDS presently has a consensus target price of $91.0640, suggesting a potential downside of 13.31%. Given GDS's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe GDS is more favorable than LINE.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

67.0% of GDS shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of LINE shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

GDS has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LINE has a beta of 0.58, suggesting that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GDS$592.15 million26.97$-63,970,000.00($0.52)-202.00
LINE$2.12 billion5.91$-431,370,000.00($1.82)-28.56

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

Summary

GDS beats LINE on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


LINE Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Pinterest logo
PINS
Pinterest
1.2$69.75flat$43.11 billion$1.14 billion-98.24Insider Selling
The Trade Desk logo
TTD
The Trade Desk
1.8$785.36flat$36.88 billion$661.06 million316.68Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Twitter logo
TWTR
Twitter
1.3$45.18flat$35.93 billion$3.46 billion-32.98Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
IHS Markit logo
INFO
IHS Markit
1.9$85.51flat$34.06 billion$4.41 billion37.34Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Yandex logo
YNDX
Yandex
1.5$67.32flat$21.86 billion$2.83 billion198.00
GDS logo
GDS
GDS
1.3$105.04flat$15.97 billion$592.15 million-202.00
Wix.com logo
WIX
Wix.com
1.8$241.28flat$13.42 billion$761.09 million-93.52Increase in Short Interest
FactSet Research Systems logo
FDS
FactSet Research Systems
1.4$318.20flat$12.08 billion$1.49 billion32.34Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
DADA
Dada Nexus
1.1$43.00flat$9.56 billion$437.76 million-11.20
Weibo logo
WB
Weibo
1.4$41.10flat$9.25 billion$1.77 billion19.12
OCFT
OneConnect Financial Technology
1.2$21.51flat$7.87 billion$330.51 million-89.63
MDLA
Medallia
1.2$39.52flat$5.95 billion$402.46 million-41.17Analyst Report
HUYA logo
HUYA
HUYA
1.4$21.96flat$4.79 billion$1.20 billion44.82
TripAdvisor logo
TRIP
TripAdvisor
1.1$33.43flat$4.50 billion$1.56 billion-42.32Analyst Revision
21Vianet Group logo
VNET
21Vianet Group
1.0$39.66flat$4.48 billion$544.25 million-13.40Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Switch logo
SWCH
Switch
1.6$16.54flat$3.98 billion$462.31 million165.42Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
DOYU
DouYu International
1.3$12.14flat$3.85 billion$1.04 billion33.72
Sabre logo
SABR
Sabre
1.2$11.59flat$3.68 billion$3.97 billion-5.47Analyst Upgrade
SVMK logo
SVMK
SVMK
1.2$25.27flat$3.59 billion$307.42 million-40.11Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Cardlytics logo
CDLX
Cardlytics
1.1$115.44flat$3.17 billion$210.43 million-68.71Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
Pluralsight logo
PS
Pluralsight
1.4$21.14flat$3.08 billion$316.91 million-18.07
HCAT
Health Catalyst
1.6$48.31flat$2.05 billion$154.94 million-21.47Insider Selling
Eventbrite logo
EB
Eventbrite
1.1$17.27flat$1.58 billion$326.80 million-6.85
Model N logo
MODN
Model N
1.2$37.98flat$1.33 billion$161.06 million-92.63Insider Selling
GAN
GAN
1.2$22.77flat$833.95 million$29.97 million0.00Insider Selling
HealthStream logo
HSTM
HealthStream
1.2$25.05flat$793.53 million$254.11 million48.17Heavy News Reporting
QTT
Qutoutiao
0.6$2.13flat$603.39 million$790.85 million-1.81
TrueCar logo
TRUE
TrueCar
1.2$4.59flat$477.79 million$353.88 million-13.11Heavy News Reporting
Sify Technologies logo
SIFY
Sify Technologies
1.2$2.42flat$433.72 million$326.31 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
JG
Aurora Mobile
0.5$3.70flat$428.37 million$130.21 million-17.62Increase in Short Interest
ESSC
East Stone Acquisition
0.2$10.09flat$178.54 millionN/A0.00Heavy News Reporting
LIZI
Lizhi
1.5$3.80flat$173.79 million$169.58 million-3.76
Synacor logo
SYNC
Synacor
0.7$1.60flat$63.43 million$121.85 million-5.33Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Jianpu Technology logo
JT
Jianpu Technology
1.0$2.84flat$59.97 million$234.18 million-1.18
CNET
ZW Data Action Technologies
0.5$2.53flat$55.01 million$58.08 million-14.88Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
PT
Pintec Technology
0.6$1.15flat$43.08 million$184.61 million0.00
GIGM
GigaMedia
0.6$3.32flat$36.69 million$6.64 million-33.19Increase in Short Interest
AutoWeb logo
AUTO
AutoWeb
1.5$2.59flat$34.11 million$113.98 million-3.81
Professional Diversity Network logo
IPDN
Professional Diversity Network
0.4$2.33flat$29.87 million$5.03 million0.00Heavy News Reporting
MOXC
Moxian
0.3$1.52flat$24.61 million$370,000.000.00Heavy News Reporting
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