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MA: $128.02
$134.88
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$169.30
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$145.67 billion
P/E Ratio26.47
Dividend Yield1.02%
Beta1.03

Competitors

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

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

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

Risk and Volatility

Adobe has a beta of 0.97, indicating that its stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SAP has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Adobe and SAP, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adobe042102.84
SAP0121102.48

Adobe currently has a consensus price target of $536.20, indicating a potential upside of 22.12%. SAP has a consensus price target of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Given Adobe's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Adobe is more favorable than SAP.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Adobe and SAP's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adobe$12.87 billion16.37$5.26 billion$8.5851.17
SAP$30.86 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adobe40.88%35.81%18.53%
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

82.4% of Adobe shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Adobe shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of SAP shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Adobe beats SAP on 11 of the 14 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 stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and institutional ownership.

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 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36
Oracle$39.07 billion4.94$10.14 billion$3.4618.96

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.

Volatility & Risk

SAP has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% 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.

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SAP0121102.48
Oracle1141102.38

SAP presently has a consensus target price of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Oracle has a consensus target price of $64.9886, indicating a potential downside of 0.95%. Given SAP's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe SAP is more favorable than Oracle.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Oracle shares are owned by institutional investors. 7.4% of SAP shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 39.1% of Oracle 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.

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 1.5%. 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 raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Oracle is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

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%

Summary

Oracle beats SAP on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
salesforce.com$17.10 billion10.99$126 million$1.02201.30
SAP$30.86 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36

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

Volatility & Risk

salesforce.com has a beta of 1.17, meaning that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SAP has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
salesforce.com172622.81
SAP0121102.48

salesforce.com presently has a consensus price target of $270.7576, indicating a potential upside of 31.86%. SAP has a consensus price target of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Given salesforce.com's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe salesforce.com is more favorable than SAP.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

80.2% of salesforce.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.4% of salesforce.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of SAP 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
salesforce.com17.53%6.63%4.32%
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%

Summary

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

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

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Shopify$1.58 billion88.79$-124,840,000.00($0.94)-1,222.81
SAP$30.86 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36

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

Volatility & Risk

Shopify has a beta of 1.6, meaning that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SAP has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Shopify and SAP, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Shopify1141402.45
SAP0121102.48

Shopify presently has a consensus price target of $1,287.6207, indicating a potential upside of 12.02%. SAP has a consensus price target of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Given Shopify's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Shopify is more favorable than SAP.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

56.9% of Shopify shares are owned by institutional investors. 7.4% of SAP 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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Shopify7.99%2.35%2.03%
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%

Summary

SAP beats Shopify on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intuit25.10%40.29%21.60%
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intuit$7.68 billion13.42$1.83 billion$6.5657.37
SAP$30.86 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36

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

Volatility & Risk

Intuit has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SAP has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Intuit pays an annual dividend of $2.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. SAP pays an annual dividend of $1.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Intuit pays out 36.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. SAP pays out 31.1% 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. Intuit has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. SAP is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intuit131602.75
SAP0121102.48

Intuit presently has a consensus price target of $426.4286, indicating a potential upside of 13.31%. SAP has a consensus price target of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Given Intuit's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Intuit is more favorable than SAP.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.8% of Intuit shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of Intuit shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of SAP shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Intuit beats SAP on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

64.0% of Square shares are owned by institutional investors. 21.8% of Square shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of SAP shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Square has a beta of 2.71, meaning that its stock price is 171% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SAP has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Square$4.71 billion20.90$375.45 million$0.171,284.76
SAP$30.86 billion4.72$3.72 billion$4.0230.36

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Square3182402.47
SAP0121102.48

Square currently has a consensus target price of $203.5556, indicating a potential downside of 6.80%. SAP has a consensus target price of $131.2727, indicating a potential upside of 7.57%. Given SAP's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe SAP is more favorable than Square.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Square4.05%-0.01%N/A
SAP17.59%17.39%8.59%

Summary

SAP beats Square on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


SAP Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Adobe logo
ADBE
Adobe
2.1$439.06-2.1%$210.63 billion$12.87 billion40.50Analyst Report
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
2.1$65.61-2.0%$193.16 billion$39.07 billion19.88Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
salesforce.com logo
CRM
salesforce.com
2.1$205.33-0.3%$187.88 billion$17.10 billion53.61Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Shopify logo
SHOP
Shopify
1.4$1,149.44-6.2%$140.13 billion$1.58 billion732.13
Intuit logo
INTU
Intuit
2.5$376.33-3.3%$103.05 billion$7.68 billion50.51Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Square logo
SQ
Square
1.3$218.41-7.2%$98.49 billion$4.71 billion346.69Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
ServiceNow logo
NOW
ServiceNow
2.1$490.63-5.2%$96.21 billion$3.46 billion138.99Analyst Report
Activision Blizzard logo
ATVI
Activision Blizzard
2.3$91.54-2.4%$70.92 billion$6.49 billion32.01Increase in Short Interest
Snowflake logo
SNOW
Snowflake
1.0$249.00-0.8%$70.49 billionN/A0.00Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
VMware logo
VMW
VMware
1.3$139.07-0.0%$58.38 billion$10.81 billion36.99Analyst Upgrade
Autodesk logo
ADSK
Autodesk
1.7$265.44-1.5%$58.37 billion$3.27 billion138.25Analyst Report
Twilio logo
TWLO
Twilio
1.8$346.05-5.3%$52.24 billion$1.13 billion-121.85Gap Up
Palantir Technologies logo
PLTR
Palantir Technologies
1.2$24.73-4.6%$43.08 billionN/A0.00Insider Selling
Gap Down
CrowdStrike logo
CRWD
CrowdStrike
1.4$192.99-9.1%$42.70 billion$481.41 million-402.05Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
DocuSign logo
DOCU
DocuSign
1.7$210.62-4.3%$39.29 billion$973.97 million-178.49Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Veeva Systems logo
VEEV
Veeva Systems
1.8$256.13-2.8%$38.79 billion$1.10 billion119.69Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
2.5$131.29-1.3%$37.76 billion$5.54 billion29.24Ex-Dividend
Insider Selling
Cadence Design Systems logo
CDNS
Cadence Design Systems
1.5$128.81-3.8%$35.93 billion$2.34 billion33.46Insider Selling
Synopsys logo
SNPS
Synopsys
1.8$229.80-3.1%$35.02 billion$3.69 billion53.94
Atlassian logo
TEAM
Atlassian
1.7$225.44-1.0%$29.79 billion$1.61 billion-124.55
Okta logo
OKTA
Okta
1.6$226.22-6.6%$29.29 billion$586.07 million-117.21Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
ANSYS logo
ANSS
ANSYS
1.4$306.16-4.5%$26.56 billion$1.52 billion69.27Analyst Report
Datadog logo
DDOG
Datadog
1.5$85.00-5.9%$25.89 billion$362.78 million-2,832.39Insider Selling
Unity Software logo
U
Unity Software
1.5$95.59-7.5%$25.88 billionN/A0.00Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Slack Technologies logo
WORK
Slack Technologies
1.2$39.95-0.8%$23.02 billion$630.42 million-68.88Earnings Announcement
News Coverage
Splunk logo
SPLK
Splunk
2.0$139.47-2.7%$22.56 billion$2.36 billion-27.95Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Down
Coupa Software logo
COUP
Coupa Software
1.0$299.80-3.6%$21.64 billion$389.72 million-140.75
HubSpot logo
HUBS
HubSpot
1.5$461.00-8.0%$21.36 billion$674.86 million-254.69Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Gap Up
Paycom Software logo
PAYC
Paycom Software
1.9$348.69-4.1%$20.99 billion$737.67 million123.65Analyst Upgrade
Cloudflare logo
NET
Cloudflare
1.6$67.30-5.2%$20.68 billion$287.02 million-172.56
Take-Two Interactive Software logo
TTWO
Take-Two Interactive Software
1.7$174.03-3.5%$20.04 billion$3.09 billion42.14
MongoDB logo
MDB
MongoDB
1.5$328.29-7.2%$19.78 billion$421.72 million-75.30Upcoming Earnings
High Trading Volume
ZI
ZoomInfo Technologies
1.5$45.71-4.6%$17.80 billionN/A0.00
SS&C Technologies logo
SSNC
SS&C Technologies
2.5$63.96-2.3%$16.48 billion$4.63 billion29.75Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Citrix Systems logo
CTXS
Citrix Systems
2.1$131.09-0.9%$16.12 billion$3.01 billion28.13Insider Selling
Check Point Software Technologies logo
CHKP
Check Point Software Technologies
1.9$110.64-0.3%$16.09 billion$1.99 billion18.85
Tyler Technologies logo
TYL
Tyler Technologies
1.4$379.56-15.7%$15.40 billion$1.09 billion83.42Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
PTC logo
PTC
PTC
1.8$126.43-4.7%$14.77 billion$1.46 billion111.89
Dynatrace logo
DT
Dynatrace
1.9$48.12-4.9%$13.60 billion$545.80 million171.86Decrease in Short Interest
NICE logo
NICE
NICE
1.8$216.32-1.4%$13.50 billion$1.57 billion69.78Increase in Short Interest
Ceridian HCM logo
CDAY
Ceridian HCM
1.5$82.82-3.3%$12.32 billion$824.10 million1,035.38
BILL
Bill.com
1.4$148.66-5.3%$12.23 billion$157.60 million-285.88Insider Selling
Avalara logo
AVLR
Avalara
1.8$142.66-3.3%$12.19 billion$382.42 million-222.91Gap Up
Nuance Communications logo
NUAN
Nuance Communications
2.2$42.08-2.5%$12.00 billion$1.48 billion420.80
NortonLifeLock logo
NLOK
NortonLifeLock
2.1$20.10-0.6%$11.70 billion$2.49 billion3.97
Kingsoft Cloud logo
KC
Kingsoft Cloud
1.0$53.39-13.1%$11.64 billion$568.29 million0.00Gap Up
Bentley Systems logo
BSY
Bentley Systems
1.0$46.03-0.3%$11.52 billion$736.65 million0.00Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Black Knight logo
BKI
Black Knight
2.1$72.05-3.4%$11.31 billion$1.18 billion47.72
Appian logo
APPN
Appian
1.2$152.10-3.5%$10.75 billion$260.35 million-276.55Gap Down
Elastic logo
ESTC
Elastic
1.8$122.95-7.1%$10.75 billion$427.62 million-81.97Analyst Report
Insider Selling
This page was last updated on 3/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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