Log in

NYSE:NOWServiceNow Competitors & Alternatives

$401.87
-21.04 (-4.98 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$399.47
Now: $401.87
$427.78
50-Day Range
$371.16
MA: $398.11
$426.37
52-Week Range
$213.99
Now: $401.87
$430.83
Volume1.60 million shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$76.64 billion
P/E Ratio117.51
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.34

Competitors

ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) Vs. ADBE, SAP, CRM, ORCL, SHOP, and INTU

Should you be buying NOW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "prepackaged software" are considered alternatives and competitors to ServiceNow, including Adobe (ADBE), SAP (SAP), salesforce.com (CRM), Oracle (ORCL), Shopify (SHOP), and Intuit (INTU).

Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) 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 risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Adobe and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe072102.75
ServiceNow052312.86

Adobe presently has a consensus target price of $406.9259, indicating a potential downside of 8.03%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Given Adobe's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Adobe is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$11.17 billion19.00$2.95 billion$6.5667.45
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26

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

Profitability

This table compares Adobe and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe30.72%35.53%17.89%
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.2% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.1% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Adobe has a beta of 0.93, suggesting that its share price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ServiceNow beats Adobe on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

SAP (NYSE:SAP) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) 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 risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for SAP and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SAP13902.62
ServiceNow052312.86

SAP presently has a consensus target price of $146.00, indicating a potential downside of 4.88%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Given SAP's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe SAP is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SAP$30.86 billion5.94$3.72 billion$4.0238.18
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26

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

Profitability

This table compares SAP and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SAP15.27%16.19%8.04%
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

4.7% of SAP shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.1% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 7.4% of SAP shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

SAP has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ServiceNow beats SAP on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) 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 risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for salesforce.com and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com133822.93
ServiceNow052312.86

salesforce.com presently has a consensus target price of $200.1579, indicating a potential upside of 6.27%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares salesforce.com and ServiceNow's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion9.92$126 million$1.02184.65
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26

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

Profitability

This table compares salesforce.com and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com-0.92%2.45%1.52%
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

81.3% of salesforce.com shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.1% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.08, suggesting that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ServiceNow beats salesforce.com on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) 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 risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Oracle and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Oracle117812.33
ServiceNow052312.86

Oracle presently has a consensus target price of $55.1190, indicating a potential downside of 3.32%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Given Oracle's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Oracle is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Oracle$39.07 billion4.48$10.14 billion$3.4616.48
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26

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

Profitability

This table compares Oracle and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Oracle25.94%72.76%10.96%
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

48.1% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.1% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 36.6% of Oracle shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Oracle has a beta of 0.87, suggesting that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Oracle beats ServiceNow on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) and ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) 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 risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Shopify and ServiceNow, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Shopify2181002.27
ServiceNow052312.86

Shopify presently has a consensus target price of $694.6296, indicating a potential downside of 28.30%. ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Given ServiceNow's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe ServiceNow is more favorable than Shopify.

Profitability

This table compares Shopify and ServiceNow's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Shopify-7.65%-2.56%-2.24%
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shopify$1.58 billion71.98$-124,840,000.00($0.94)-1,030.59
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

60.2% of Shopify shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.1% of ServiceNow shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Shopify has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, suggesting that its share price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

ServiceNow beats Shopify on 13 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW) and Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for ServiceNow and Intuit, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
ServiceNow052312.86
Intuit241202.56

ServiceNow presently has a consensus price target of $378.5385, indicating a potential downside of 10.49%. Intuit has a consensus price target of $308.4118, indicating a potential upside of 3.62%. Given Intuit's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Intuit is more favorable than ServiceNow.

Profitability

This table compares ServiceNow and Intuit's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
ServiceNow18.19%9.47%3.11%
Intuit19.50%32.03%18.85%

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ServiceNow$3.46 billion22.15$626.70 million$0.65618.26
Intuit$6.78 billion11.44$1.56 billion$5.5853.34

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

92.1% of ServiceNow shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of ServiceNow shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.1% of Intuit shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

ServiceNow has a beta of 1.34, meaning that its stock price is 34% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Intuit has a beta of 1.04, meaning that its stock price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Intuit beats ServiceNow on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
1.4$442.47-5.4%$223.62 billion$11.17 billion58.37
SAP logo
SAP
SAP
1.4$153.49-0.5%$183.21 billion$30.86 billion38.66
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.7$188.34-5.6%$179.19 billion$17.10 billion-1,046.33Insider Selling
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
2.4$57.02-0.6%$176.11 billion$39.07 billion18.39
Shopify logo
SHOP
Shopify
1.2$968.75-6.5%$121.00 billion$1.58 billion-835.13
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
1.8$297.64-3.3%$80.20 billion$6.78 billion58.71
Activision Blizzard logo
ATVI
Activision Blizzard
2.0$77.95-4.3%$62.62 billion$6.49 billion38.59
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.7$138.40-5.6%$61.22 billion$10.81 billion9.22
Uber Technologies logo
UBER
Uber Technologies
1.8$31.72-4.5%$57.46 billion$14.15 billion-4.10Analyst Revision
Square logo
SQ
Square
1.3$118.65-7.9%$56.26 billion$4.71 billion188.34
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.6$231.86-5.3%$53.54 billion$3.27 billion169.24
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
1.7$135.31-4.1%$40.65 billion$5.54 billion13.20
Docusign logo
DOCU
Docusign
1.3$190.02-10.6%$38.56 billion$973.97 million-162.41
Veeva Systems logo
VEEV
Veeva Systems
1.5$240.77-5.6%$37.01 billion$1.10 billion121.60
Twilio logo
TWLO
Twilio
1.3$224.80-7.0%$33.69 billion$1.13 billion-83.26
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
1.5$198.00-6.7%$33.57 billion$2.36 billion-63.06
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.4$194.15-2.0%$29.81 billion$3.36 billion63.24
DDOG
Datadog
1.0$86.66-11.3%$28.86 billion$362.78 million-577.73
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$98.21-2.8%$28.29 billion$2.34 billion27.74Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Okta logo
OKTA
Okta
1.4$200.09-9.3%$27.26 billion$586.07 million-111.78
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.0$295.56-2.1%$25.82 billion$1.52 billion62.09
CRWD
Crowdstrike
1.4$106.21-9.8%$23.98 billion$481.41 million-132.76Insider Selling
Atlassian logo
TEAM
Atlassian
1.5$179.55-6.9%$23.41 billion$1.21 billion-206.38
Coupa Software logo
COUP
Coupa Software
1.0$283.01-8.9%$20.68 billion$389.72 million-209.64
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
1.8$149.08-2.1%$18.80 billion$3.01 billion26.06
Paycom Software logo
PAYC
Paycom Software
1.4$290.40-6.4%$18.10 billion$737.67 million86.43Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE logo
TTWO
TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE
1.6$146.82-4.8%$17.61 billion$3.09 billion41.47
Check Point Software Technologies logo
CHKP
Check Point Software Technologies
1.4$116.63-2.4%$17.38 billion$1.99 billion21.09
Tableau Software logo
DATA
Tableau Software
0.9$169.53-0.0%$14.61 billion$982.95 million-53.14
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.9$55.77-1.2%$14.46 billion$4.63 billion32.42
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.2$344.97-4.3%$14.30 billion$1.09 billion83.93
Mongodb logo
MDB
Mongodb
1.3$207.39-10.1%$13.27 billion$421.72 million-59.94
Symantec logo
SYMC
Symantec
1.7$20.30-1.1%$12.55 billion$4.73 billion17.35
DT
Dynatrace
1.7$39.49-9.9%$12.18 billion$545.80 million-24.38Insider Selling
NET
Cloudflare
1.4$36.75-9.1%$12.17 billion$287.02 million-51.04
Nice logo
NICE
Nice
1.3$194.30-0.8%$12.12 billion$1.57 billion64.77
Ceridian HCM logo
CDAY
Ceridian HCM
1.5$78.82-5.5%$12.06 billion$824.10 million154.55
NLOK
NortonLifeLock
2.4$20.30-1.1%$11.96 billion$2.49 billion3.37
Alteryx logo
AYX
Alteryx
1.4$161.24-10.4%$11.74 billion$417.91 million3,224.80
Avalara logo
AVLR
Avalara
1.4$126.90-7.6%$10.71 billion$382.42 million-181.29Insider Selling
Black Knight logo
BKI
Black Knight
1.4$69.08-3.0%$10.67 billion$1.18 billion77.62
HubSpot logo
HUBS
HubSpot
1.4$218.09-7.1%$10.19 billion$674.86 million-154.67
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
1.1$113.50-3.2%$9.74 billion$719.51 million-222.55
FSLY
Fastly
1.2$83.20-14.1%$9.69 billion$200.46 million-124.18
PTC logo
PTC
PTC
1.7$78.23-6.0%$9.59 billion$1.26 billion142.24
Dropbox logo
DBX
Dropbox
1.8$20.26-9.1%$9.14 billion$1.66 billion-1,013.00
ESTC
Elastic
1.4$89.70-6.2%$8.12 billion$427.62 million-42.11
Paylocity logo
PCTY
Paylocity
1.4$135.36-6.8%$7.76 billion$467.63 million108.29
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.5$25.00-2.0%$7.17 billion$1.82 billion47.17
PLAN
Anaplan
1.5$49.00-4.4%$6.71 billion$348.02 million-43.36Heavy News Reporting
This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.