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Markforged (MKFG) Competitors

$0.43
+0.01 (+2.36%)
(As of 06/24/2024 ET)

MKFG vs. IMMR, RDCM, ALOT, INVE, TACT, PANW, FTNT, LOGI, XRX, and CRSR

Should you be buying Markforged stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Markforged include Immersion (IMMR), RADCOM (RDCM), AstroNova (ALOT), Identiv (INVE), TransAct Technologies (TACT), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Fortinet (FTNT), Logitech International (LOGI), Xerox (XRX), and Corsair Gaming (CRSR). These companies are all part of the "computer peripheral equipment, not elsewhere classified" industry.

Markforged vs.

Immersion (NASDAQ:IMMR) and Markforged (NYSE:MKFG) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, media sentiment, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, community ranking and risk.

Immersion has a net margin of 62.74% compared to Immersion's net margin of -133.52%. Markforged's return on equity of 24.50% beat Immersion's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Immersion62.74% 24.50% 20.45%
Markforged -133.52%-29.55%-19.26%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Immersion$33.92M9.27$33.98M$1.377.20
Markforged$93.78M0.93-$103.57M-$0.61-0.71

60.6% of Immersion shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.3% of Markforged shares are owned by institutional investors. 5.5% of Immersion shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 34.7% of Markforged shares are owned 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.

Immersion has a beta of 1.48, suggesting that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Markforged has a beta of 1.49, suggesting that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Immersion currently has a consensus target price of $11.00, indicating a potential upside of 11.45%. Markforged has a consensus target price of $1.33, indicating a potential upside of 207.93%. Given Immersion's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Markforged is more favorable than Immersion.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Immersion
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Markforged
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25

In the previous week, Immersion had 5 more articles in the media than Markforged. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Immersion and 0 mentions for Markforged. Markforged's average media sentiment score of 0.25 beat Immersion's score of 0.00 indicating that Immersion is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Immersion Neutral
Markforged Neutral

Immersion received 412 more outperform votes than Markforged when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 71.77% of users gave Immersion an outperform vote while only 35.71% of users gave Markforged an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ImmersionOutperform Votes
422
71.77%
Underperform Votes
166
28.23%
MarkforgedOutperform Votes
10
35.71%
Underperform Votes
18
64.29%

Summary

Immersion beats Markforged 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 MKFG 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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MKFG vs. The Competition

MetricMarkforgedComputer peripheral equipment IndustryIndustrial SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$86.02M$11.30B$9.44B$17.88B
Dividend YieldN/A4.63%2.08%3.62%
P/E Ratio-0.7113.6516.6920.50
Price / Sales0.933.305.7014.42
Price / CashN/A20.0014.8119.16
Price / Book0.535.243.514.93
Net Income-$103.57M$108.82M$458.02M$973.30M
7 Day PerformanceN/A-0.14%0.24%0.69%
1 Month Performance4.19%-2.10%-5.11%-1.94%
1 Year Performance-62.02%-1.18%1.71%10.44%

Markforged Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
IMMR
Immersion
3.0767 of 5 stars
$10.67
-1.7%
$11.00
+3.1%
+48.2%$339.84M$33.92M7.7914Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
RDCM
RADCOM
3.7067 of 5 stars
$9.63
+2.4%
$14.00
+45.4%
+1.5%$148.98M$51.60M38.52295Positive News
ALOT
AstroNova
0 of 5 stars
$15.41
-1.8%
N/A-6.0%$115.73M$148.09M23.35365Positive News
INVE
Identiv
2.5094 of 5 stars
$4.11
flat
$8.75
+112.9%
-40.0%$96.09M$116.38M-11.42394Positive News
TACT
TransAct Technologies
2.9241 of 5 stars
$3.41
-2.6%
$7.50
+119.9%
-59.0%$34.07M$72.63M56.83117Gap Down
PANW
Palo Alto Networks
4.3099 of 5 stars
$317.02
-0.8%
$322.78
+1.8%
+29.8%$102.65B$6.89B46.0813,948
FTNT
Fortinet
4.7684 of 5 stars
$59.15
-2.9%
$69.66
+17.8%
-18.6%$45.19B$5.40B38.6613,568Analyst Downgrade
LOGI
Logitech International
2.7434 of 5 stars
$99.05
-0.1%
$91.00
-8.1%
+75.0%$15.66B$4.30B25.592,700Positive News
XRX
Xerox
1.576 of 5 stars
$13.53
-2.7%
$14.50
+7.2%
-7.9%$1.68B$6.89B-8.6220,100Positive News
CRSR
Corsair Gaming
3.6427 of 5 stars
$11.00
-2.2%
$15.83
+43.9%
-36.2%$1.14B$1.44B-137.502,387Positive News

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This page (NYSE:MKFG) was last updated on 6/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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