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NYSE:MFGPMicro Focus International Competitors & Alternatives

$4.06
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$3.98
Now: $4.06
$4.09
50-Day Range
$4.06
MA: $5.53
$6.87
52-Week Range
$3.42
Now: $4.06
$21.64
Volume2.82 million shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.36 billion
P/E Ratio2.07
Dividend Yield27.83%
Beta2.25

Competitors

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) Vs. SMAR, SWI, APPF, NATI, BL, and EVBG

Should you be buying MFGP stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "prepackaged software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Micro Focus International, including Smartsheet (SMAR), SolarWinds (SWI), AppFolio (APPF), National Instruments (NATI), Blackline (BL), and Everbridge (EVBG).

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) and Smartsheet (NYSE:SMAR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and risk.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.7% of Smartsheet shares are held by institutional investors. 10.2% of Smartsheet shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Micro Focus International and Smartsheet's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07
Smartsheet$270.88 million20.73$-95,940,000.00($0.82)-57.20

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

Risk and Volatility

Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, suggesting that its share price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Smartsheet has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Micro Focus International and Smartsheet, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micro Focus International07002.00
Smartsheet06902.60

Micro Focus International presently has a consensus target price of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. Smartsheet has a consensus target price of $52.5333, indicating a potential upside of 12.01%. Given Micro Focus International's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than Smartsheet.

Profitability

This table compares Micro Focus International and Smartsheet's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A
Smartsheet-34.62%-19.19%-12.87%

Summary

Micro Focus International beats Smartsheet on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) and SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.4% of SolarWinds shares are held by institutional investors. 1.6% of SolarWinds shares are held by insiders. 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Micro Focus International and SolarWinds, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micro Focus International07002.00
SolarWinds32602.27

Micro Focus International currently has a consensus target price of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. SolarWinds has a consensus target price of $20.30, indicating a potential upside of 14.37%. Given Micro Focus International's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than SolarWinds.

Profitability

This table compares Micro Focus International and SolarWinds' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A
SolarWinds1.63%8.89%4.46%

Volatility and Risk

Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, suggesting that its stock price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SolarWinds has a beta of 1.18, suggesting that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Micro Focus International and SolarWinds' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07
SolarWinds$932.53 million5.94$18.64 million$0.7623.36

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

Summary

SolarWinds beats Micro Focus International on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

AppFolio (NASDAQ:APPF) and Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) 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, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for AppFolio and Micro Focus International, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
AppFolio12001.67
Micro Focus International07002.00

AppFolio currently has a consensus price target of $97.05, indicating a potential downside of 35.24%. Micro Focus International has a consensus price target of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. Given Micro Focus International's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than AppFolio.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

38.3% of AppFolio shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are held by institutional investors. 42.0% of AppFolio shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares AppFolio and Micro Focus International's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AppFolio$256.01 million20.05$36.28 million$1.02146.93
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07

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

Volatility & Risk

AppFolio has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, indicating that its share price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares AppFolio and Micro Focus International's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
AppFolio12.73%27.61%13.63%
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A

Summary

AppFolio beats Micro Focus International on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) and National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Micro Focus International and National Instruments, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micro Focus International07002.00
National Instruments04102.20

Micro Focus International presently has a consensus price target of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. National Instruments has a consensus price target of $40.60, indicating a potential upside of 7.49%. Given Micro Focus International's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than National Instruments.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.0% of National Instruments shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.9% of National Instruments shares are owned by company 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.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Micro Focus International and National Instruments' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07
National Instruments$1.35 billion3.65$162.15 million$1.3128.83

Micro Focus International has higher revenue and earnings than National Instruments. Micro Focus International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than National Instruments, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Micro Focus International pays an annual dividend of $1.13 per share and has a dividend yield of 27.8%. National Instruments pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Micro Focus International pays out 57.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. National Instruments pays out 79.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. National Instruments has raised its dividend for 6 consecutive years. Micro Focus International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Risk & Volatility

Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, indicating that its share price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, National Instruments has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Micro Focus International and National Instruments' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A
National Instruments20.09%13.96%10.02%

Summary

National Instruments beats Micro Focus International on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) and Blackline (NASDAQ:BL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Micro Focus International and Blackline, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micro Focus International07002.00
Blackline01602.86

Micro Focus International presently has a consensus price target of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. Blackline has a consensus price target of $73.50, indicating a potential downside of 12.50%. Given Micro Focus International's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than Blackline.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.6% of Blackline shares are owned by institutional investors. 13.4% of Blackline shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Micro Focus International and Blackline's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07
Blackline$288.98 million16.38$-30,700,000.00($0.25)-336.00

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

Volatility and Risk

Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, meaning that its stock price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blackline has a beta of 0.94, meaning that its stock price is 6% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Micro Focus International and Blackline's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A
Blackline-11.87%-2.61%-1.12%

Summary

Micro Focus International beats Blackline on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) and Everbridge (NASDAQ:EVBG) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Micro Focus International and Everbridge, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micro Focus International07002.00
Everbridge011002.91

Micro Focus International presently has a consensus price target of $5.00, indicating a potential upside of 23.15%. Everbridge has a consensus price target of $136.8182, indicating a potential upside of 1.26%. Given Micro Focus International's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Micro Focus International is more favorable than Everbridge.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

15.9% of Micro Focus International shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Everbridge shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Micro Focus International and Everbridge's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micro Focus International$3.35 billion0.41$1.47 billion$1.962.07
Everbridge$200.88 million23.11$-52,250,000.00($1.22)-110.75

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

Volatility and Risk

Micro Focus International has a beta of 2.25, meaning that its stock price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Everbridge has a beta of 0.51, meaning that its stock price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Micro Focus International and Everbridge's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micro Focus InternationalN/AN/AN/A
Everbridge-29.27%-20.57%-6.65%

Summary

Micro Focus International beats Everbridge on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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