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Oracle Competitors

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MA: $62.28
$65.30
52-Week Range
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Now: $61.78
$66.20
Volume286,550 shs
Average Volume9.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$181.88 billion
P/E Ratio18.72
Dividend Yield1.55%
Beta0.76

Competitors

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) Vs. ADBE, CRM, SAP, SHOP, SQ, and NOW

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

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

Volatility and Risk

Oracle has a beta of 0.76, meaning that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Adobe has a beta of 0.97, meaning that its share price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86
Adobe$12.87 billion17.08$5.26 billion$8.5853.39

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.4% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. 39.1% of Oracle shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Adobe 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Oracle and Adobe, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Oracle0151102.42
Adobe042202.85

Oracle presently has a consensus price target of $64.8977, indicating a potential upside of 5.05%. Adobe has a consensus price target of $525.28, indicating a potential upside of 14.67%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Adobe is more favorable than Oracle.

Summary

Adobe beats Oracle on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares salesforce.com and Oracle's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion11.41$126 million$1.02208.96
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for salesforce.com and Oracle, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com262732.82
Oracle0151102.42

salesforce.com presently has a consensus price target of $260.5714, indicating a potential upside of 22.25%. Oracle has a consensus price target of $64.8977, indicating a potential upside of 5.05%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than Oracle.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Risk and Volatility

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.5% of Oracle shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

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

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

Dividends

SAP pays an annual dividend of $1.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Oracle pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. SAP pays out 31.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Oracle pays out 27.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Oracle has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Oracle is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for SAP and Oracle, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SAP0121202.50
Oracle0151102.42

SAP presently has a consensus price target of $137.00, suggesting a potential upside of 9.60%. Oracle has a consensus price target of $64.8977, suggesting a potential upside of 5.05%. Given SAP's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe SAP is more favorable than Oracle.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares SAP and Oracle's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SAP$30.86 billionN/A$3.72 billion$4.0231.09
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86

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

Risk and Volatility

SAP has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, indicating that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. 7.4% of SAP shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Oracle beats SAP on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Risk & Volatility

Shopify has a beta of 1.6, indicating that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, indicating that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

56.9% of Shopify shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.5% of Oracle shares are held by institutional investors. 39.1% of Oracle 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.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Shopify and Oracle's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shopify$1.58 billion90.42$-124,840,000.00($0.94)-1,245.18
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Shopify7.99%2.35%2.03%
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Shopify and Oracle, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Shopify2151402.39
Oracle0151102.42

Shopify presently has a consensus price target of $1,057.7241, indicating a potential downside of 9.63%. Oracle has a consensus price target of $64.8977, indicating a potential upside of 5.05%. Given Oracle's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Oracle is more favorable than Shopify.

Summary

Oracle beats Shopify on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Square4.05%-0.01%N/A
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

64.0% of Square shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.5% of Oracle shares are owned by institutional investors. 21.8% of Square shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Square and Oracle, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Square3192302.44
Oracle0151102.42

Square presently has a consensus price target of $169.0222, suggesting a potential downside of 25.79%. Oracle has a consensus price target of $64.8977, suggesting a potential upside of 5.05%. Given Oracle's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Oracle is more favorable than Square.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Square and Oracle's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Square$4.71 billion21.79$375.45 million$0.171,339.71
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86

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

Risk and Volatility

Square has a beta of 2.71, meaning that its share price is 171% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.76, meaning that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Oracle beats Square on 8 of the 14 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 better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Oracle$39.07 billion4.66$10.14 billion$3.4617.86
ServiceNow$3.46 billion28.97$626.70 million$0.65790.40

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.

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Oracle0151102.42
ServiceNow032412.93

Oracle presently has a consensus price target of $64.8977, suggesting a potential upside of 5.05%. ServiceNow has a consensus price target of $544.4074, suggesting a potential upside of 5.97%. Given ServiceNow's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ServiceNow is more favorable than Oracle.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Oracle shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.2% of ServiceNow shares are owned by institutional investors. 39.1% of Oracle shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of ServiceNow shares are owned 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.

Volatility & Risk

Oracle has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.14, suggesting that its stock price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Oracle26.34%101.26%10.77%
ServiceNow16.60%9.79%3.53%

Summary

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

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Oracle Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.1$458.08+1.1%$219.75 billion$12.87 billion42.26Analyst Report
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
1.9$213.14+1.2%$195.02 billion$17.10 billion55.65Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
SAP logo
SAP
SAP
1.8$125.00+0.9%$152.85 billion$30.86 billion27.12Analyst Report
Shopify logo
SHOP
Shopify
1.2$1,170.47+0.7%$146.27 billion$1.58 billion745.53Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Square logo
SQ
Square
1.3$227.75+2.2%$104.13 billion$4.71 billion361.51Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
ServiceNow logo
NOW
ServiceNow
1.9$513.76+0.1%$100.23 billion$3.46 billion145.54Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.3$371.01+1.5%$97.48 billion$7.68 billion49.80Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Snowflake logo
SNOW
Snowflake
0.9$291.30+4.3%$83.95 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Activision Blizzard logo
ATVI
Activision Blizzard
2.1$90.69+0.8%$70.09 billion$6.49 billion31.71
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$308.51+0.8%$67.84 billion$3.27 billion160.68Analyst Report
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.8$134.81+0.5%$55.91 billion$10.81 billion35.85
Twilio logo
TWLO
Twilio
1.4$388.65+0.9%$55.70 billion$1.13 billion-136.85
CrowdStrike logo
CRWD
CrowdStrike
1.3$219.51+2.8%$48.57 billion$481.41 million-457.30Analyst Report
DocuSign logo
DOCU
DocuSign
1.4$249.28+0.4%$47.73 billion$973.97 million-211.25Analyst Downgrade
PLTR
Palantir Technologies
1.2$25.64+2.8%$44.42 billionN/A0.00High Trading Volume
Veeva Systems logo
VEEV
Veeva Systems
1.8$271.01+0.9%$42.71 billion$1.10 billion126.64
U
Unity Software
1.3$148.61+1.2%$40.92 billionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
2.1$139.00+0.0%$39.52 billion$5.54 billion30.96Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.6$258.92+0.4%$39.35 billion$3.69 billion60.78
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$134.64+0.6%$37.56 billion$2.34 billion34.97
Okta logo
OKTA
Okta
1.4$252.99+2.4%$33.22 billion$586.07 million-131.08Insider Selling
Datadog logo
DDOG
Datadog
1.2$99.84+2.0%$31.93 billion$362.78 million-3,326.89Analyst Report
Insider Selling
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$364.28+1.3%$31.28 billion$1.52 billion82.42
Atlassian logo
TEAM
Atlassian
1.7$222.93+0.0%$30.38 billion$1.61 billion-123.17
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$169.97+0.6%$27.60 billion$2.36 billion-34.06
Paycom Software logo
PAYC
Paycom Software
1.7$399.00+3.5%$24.31 billion$737.67 million141.49Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
WORK
Slack Technologies
1.4$41.80+0.3%$24.09 billion$630.42 million-72.07Decrease in Short Interest
Cloudflare logo
NET
Cloudflare
1.6$77.85+3.4%$23.92 billion$287.02 million-199.61Insider Selling
Coupa Software logo
COUP
Coupa Software
1.0$328.76+3.4%$23.73 billion$389.72 million-154.35
Take-Two Interactive Software logo
TTWO
Take-Two Interactive Software
1.5$196.28+0.4%$22.95 billion$3.09 billion47.53Increase in Short Interest
MongoDB logo
MDB
MongoDB
1.3$361.26+0.9%$21.77 billion$421.72 million-82.86
Check Point Software Technologies logo
CHKP
Check Point Software Technologies
1.7$127.61+0.8%$18.56 billion$1.99 billion21.74
ZI
ZoomInfo Technologies
1.0$45.34+0.2%$17.65 billionN/A0.00
HubSpot logo
HUBS
HubSpot
1.4$384.58+1.0%$17.65 billion$674.86 million-212.47
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.2$66.39+0.6%$17.61 billion$4.63 billion30.88Heavy News Reporting
NICE logo
NICE
NICE
1.4$273.70+0.1%$17.08 billion$1.57 billion88.29
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$422.32+0.7%$17.02 billion$1.09 billion92.82
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.0$132.00+0.0%$16.25 billion$3.01 billion28.33Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Ceridian HCM logo
CDAY
Ceridian HCM
1.3$101.24+0.3%$14.96 billion$824.10 million1,265.66Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
PTC logo
PTC
PTC
1.8$124.12+0.4%$14.53 billion$1.46 billion109.84
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
1.8$48.80+2.9%$13.84 billion$1.48 billion488.00
Black Knight logo
BKI
Black Knight
2.1$84.73+0.1%$13.31 billion$1.18 billion56.11Increase in Short Interest
Avalara logo
AVLR
Avalara
1.4$157.13+0.8%$13.29 billion$382.42 million-245.52
ESTC
Elastic
1.4$163.01+5.8%$13.12 billion$427.62 million-108.67
BSY
Bentley Systems
0.9$51.57+2.1%$12.91 billion$736.65 million0.00
Symantec logo
SYMC
Symantec
1.5$20.45+0.5%$12.64 billion$4.73 billion17.48
NLOK
NortonLifeLock
2.1$20.45+0.5%$12.35 billion$2.49 billion4.04Increase in Short Interest
DT
Dynatrace
1.5$43.30+1.8%$12.32 billion$545.80 million154.65
Appian logo
APPN
Appian
1.2$169.70+2.6%$11.89 billion$260.35 million-308.55
Guidewire Software logo
GWRE
Guidewire Software
0.9$125.00+0.2%$10.66 billion$742.31 million-320.51
This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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