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Parsons (PSN) Competitors

$75.24
-1.70 (-2.21%)
(As of 12:29 PM ET)

PSN vs. GDDY, LDOS, IOT, JKHY, CACI, LNW, OTEX, SAIC, KD, and AUR

Should you be buying Parsons stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Parsons include GoDaddy (GDDY), Leidos (LDOS), Samsara (IOT), Jack Henry & Associates (JKHY), CACI International (CACI), Light & Wonder (LNW), Open Text (OTEX), Science Applications International (SAIC), Kyndryl (KD), and Aurora Innovation (AUR). These companies are all part of the "computer integrated systems design" industry.

Parsons vs.

GoDaddy (NYSE:GDDY) and Parsons (NYSE:PSN) 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 profitability, earnings, community ranking, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, risk and media sentiment.

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GoDaddy$4.25B4.62$1.37B$12.0411.43
Parsons$5.80B1.90$161.15M$0.18418.00

GoDaddy has a net margin of 40.38% compared to GoDaddy's net margin of 0.49%. GoDaddy's return on equity of 11.27% beat Parsons' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
GoDaddy40.38% -186.09% 7.49%
Parsons 0.49%11.27%5.33%

In the previous week, GoDaddy had 26 more articles in the media than Parsons. MarketBeat recorded 29 mentions for GoDaddy and 3 mentions for Parsons. GoDaddy's average media sentiment score of 1.09 beat Parsons' score of 0.72 indicating that Parsons is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
GoDaddy
18 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Parsons
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

GoDaddy has a beta of 1.1, indicating that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Parsons has a beta of 0.84, indicating that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500.

GoDaddy received 785 more outperform votes than Parsons when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 80.09% of users gave GoDaddy an outperform vote while only 57.14% of users gave Parsons an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GoDaddyOutperform Votes
889
80.09%
Underperform Votes
221
19.91%
ParsonsOutperform Votes
104
57.14%
Underperform Votes
78
42.86%

90.3% of GoDaddy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.0% of Parsons shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of GoDaddy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 56.0% of Parsons shares are owned by company 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.

GoDaddy currently has a consensus price target of $149.92, suggesting a potential upside of 8.98%. Parsons has a consensus price target of $83.10, suggesting a potential upside of 10.18%. Given GoDaddy's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Parsons is more favorable than GoDaddy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
GoDaddy
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.79
Parsons
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Summary

GoDaddy beats Parsons on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PSN 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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PSN vs. The Competition

MetricParsonsComputer integrated systems design IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$11.04B$2.97B$6.46B$17.50B
Dividend YieldN/A1.42%2.92%3.58%
P/E Ratio418.0231.9338.4525.21
Price / Sales1.908.801,185.2414.40
Price / Cash22.3216.9422.8719.23
Price / Book3.3212.794.274.96
Net Income$161.15M$25.89M$121.00M$976.35M
7 Day Performance1.66%-0.23%-0.53%-0.45%
1 Month Performance-1.97%4.81%-0.76%-1.92%
1 Year Performance57.50%2.19%0.27%7.68%

Parsons Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GDDY
GoDaddy
4.4842 of 5 stars
$138.09
-1.4%
$149.92
+8.6%
+88.9%$19.70B$4.25B11.476,159Insider Selling
LDOS
Leidos
4.3419 of 5 stars
$144.58
+0.6%
$145.67
+0.8%
+72.0%$19.55B$15.44B62.3247,000Positive News
IOT
Samsara
2.345 of 5 stars
$29.42
-0.8%
$35.64
+21.1%
-1.6%$16.20B$937.39M-58.842,895Analyst Forecast
Insider Selling
Gap Down
JKHY
Jack Henry & Associates
3.7899 of 5 stars
$160.21
-0.8%
$174.42
+8.9%
+0.7%$11.68B$2.08B30.937,120Positive News
CACI
CACI International
2.4187 of 5 stars
$427.43
+1.2%
$415.45
-2.8%
+33.8%$9.53B$6.70B24.6923,000Short Interest ↑
LNW
Light & Wonder
1.6321 of 5 stars
$93.81
-2.0%
$95.08
+1.4%
+42.4%$8.46B$2.90B38.936,500Positive News
Gap Up
OTEX
Open Text
4.5908 of 5 stars
$28.82
+1.7%
$42.25
+46.6%
-32.5%$7.86B$4.48B46.4824,100
SAIC
Science Applications International
2.4362 of 5 stars
$116.74
-0.2%
$126.60
+8.4%
+8.7%$5.99B$7.26B13.6724,000Dividend Announcement
Insider Buying
Positive News
KD
Kyndryl
2.037 of 5 stars
$25.93
+0.3%
$28.50
+9.9%
+105.4%$5.98B$16.05B-17.4080,000Short Interest ↑
AUR
Aurora Innovation
1.2112 of 5 stars
$2.53
+5.4%
$3.75
+48.2%
+12.9%$3.93B$68M-4.601,800Positive News

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This page (NYSE:PSN) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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