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Average Volume1.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$33.43 billion
P/E Ratio67.28
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.45

Competitors

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) Vs. MSFT, ORCL, NOW, VMW, FTNT, and SYMC

Should you be buying RHT stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "systems software" are considered alternatives and competitors to Red Hat, including Microsoft (MSFT), Oracle (ORCL), ServiceNow (NOW), VMware (VMW), Fortinet (FTNT), and Symantec (SYMC).

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Microsoft and Red Hat, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Microsoft022923.00
Red Hat0000N/A

Microsoft presently has a consensus price target of $232.2890, indicating a potential upside of 8.61%. Given Microsoft's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Microsoft is more favorable than Red Hat.

Profitability

This table compares Microsoft and Red Hat's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Microsoft32.28%40.74%16.23%
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

69.9% of Microsoft shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Microsoft shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by 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.

Risk and Volatility

Microsoft has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its stock price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, meaning that its stock price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Microsoft and Red Hat's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Microsoft$143.02 billion11.31$44.28 billion$5.7637.13
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28

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

Summary

Microsoft beats Red Hat on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) 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 earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Hat and Oracle, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Hat0000N/A
Oracle1151102.37

Oracle has a consensus target price of $60.9022, indicating a potential upside of 6.08%. Given Oracle's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Oracle is more favorable than Red Hat.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%
Oracle26.13%85.71%10.90%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 48.2% of Oracle shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Oracle has a beta of 0.79, indicating that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28
Oracle$39.07 billion4.42$10.14 billion$3.4616.59

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

Summary

Oracle beats Red Hat on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Hat and ServiceNow, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Hat0000N/A
ServiceNow042312.89

ServiceNow has a consensus target price of $529.9615, indicating a potential upside of 2.07%. Given ServiceNow's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ServiceNow is more favorable than Red Hat.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%
ServiceNow16.60%9.79%3.53%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.1% of ServiceNow shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of ServiceNow shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ServiceNow has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28
ServiceNow$3.46 billion29.27$626.70 million$0.65798.80

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

Summary

ServiceNow beats Red Hat on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) and VMware (NYSE:VMW) 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 earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Hat and VMware, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Hat0000N/A
VMware172002.68

VMware has a consensus target price of $168.80, indicating a potential upside of 19.13%. Given VMware's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe VMware is more favorable than Red Hat.

Profitability

This table compares Red Hat and VMware's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%
VMware15.94%27.92%7.49%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 18.5% of VMware shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 28.5% of VMware shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, VMware has a beta of 0.67, indicating that its share price is 33% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Red Hat and VMware's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28
VMware$10.81 billion5.51$6.41 billion$4.5131.42

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

Summary

VMware beats Red Hat on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) and Fortinet (NASDAQ:FTNT) 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 earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Hat and Fortinet, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Hat0000N/A
Fortinet1141002.36

Fortinet has a consensus target price of $133.6364, indicating a potential upside of 11.49%. Given Fortinet's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Fortinet is more favorable than Red Hat.

Profitability

This table compares Red Hat and Fortinet's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%
Fortinet18.50%48.30%10.74%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.4% of Fortinet shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.2% of Fortinet shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fortinet has a beta of 1.11, indicating that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Red Hat and Fortinet's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28
Fortinet$2.16 billion9.02$326.50 million$1.9162.75

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

Summary

Fortinet beats Red Hat on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) and Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC) 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 earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Hat and Symantec, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Hat0000N/A
Symantec0000N/A

Profitability

This table compares Red Hat and Symantec's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Hat13.26%36.67%10.59%
Symantec2.43%14.94%5.33%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.8% of Red Hat shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.3% of Symantec shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Red Hat shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Symantec shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Red Hat has a beta of 0.45, indicating that its share price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Symantec has a beta of 1.28, indicating that its share price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Red Hat and Symantec's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Hat$3.36 billion9.94$433.99 million$2.7967.28
Symantec$4.73 billion2.37$31 million$1.1715.53

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

Summary

Red Hat beats Symantec on 7 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.


Red Hat Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Microsoft logo
MSFT
Microsoft
2.5$213.87flat$1.62 trillion$143.02 billion34.55Analyst Report
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
2.4$57.41flat$172.86 billion$39.07 billion18.00Analyst Report
ServiceNow logo
NOW
ServiceNow
1.9$519.22flat$101.30 billion$3.46 billion147.09Analyst Report
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.6$141.69flat$59.53 billion$10.81 billion33.42Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Heavy News Reporting
Fortinet logo
FTNT
Fortinet
1.9$119.86flat$19.46 billion$2.16 billion44.56Analyst Report
Symantec logo
SYMC
Symantec
1.5$18.18flat$11.23 billion$4.73 billion15.53
Proofpoint logo
PFPT
Proofpoint
2.0$97.85flat$5.65 billion$888.19 million-32.73
Qualys logo
QLYS
Qualys
1.5$91.88flat$3.58 billion$321.61 million44.39Insider Selling
Commvault Systems logo
CVLT
Commvault Systems
1.5$47.87flat$2.26 billion$670.89 million-72.53
Progress Software logo
PRGS
Progress Software
2.0$40.65flat$1.83 billion$413.30 million32.52Heavy News Reporting
This page was last updated on 11/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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