CGI (NYSE:GIB) and Avalon Globocare (OTCMKTS:AVCO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares CGI and Avalon Globocare’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CGI 9.92% 18.05% 10.00%
Avalon Globocare -365.09% -81.16% -44.88%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

58.1% of CGI shares are held by institutional investors. 9.9% of CGI shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 75.0% of Avalon Globocare shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for CGI and Avalon Globocare, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CGI 0 1 4 0 2.80
Avalon Globocare 0 0 0 0 N/A

CGI presently has a consensus price target of $81.50, suggesting a potential upside of 31.07%. Given CGI’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe CGI is more favorable than Avalon Globocare.

Risk & Volatility

CGI has a beta of 0.61, indicating that its stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avalon Globocare has a beta of -2.03, indicating that its stock price is 303% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares CGI and Avalon Globocare’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
CGI $8.80 billion 1.98 $873.62 million $3.21 19.37
Avalon Globocare $1.08 million 196.13 -$3.46 million N/A N/A

CGI has higher revenue and earnings than Avalon Globocare.

Summary

CGI beats Avalon Globocare on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About CGI

CGI Group Inc. provides information technology (IT) and business process services in Canada and internationally. Its services include the management of IT and business outsourcing, systems integration and consulting, and software solutions selling activities. The company offers application development, integration, and maintenance services; technology infrastructure management services; and business process services, such as collections and payroll management. Its targeted industries include government, financial services, health, utilities, communications, oil and gas, manufacturing, retail and consumer services, transportation, and post and logistics. CGI Group Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

About Avalon Globocare

Avalon GloboCare Corp., together with its subsidiaries, engages in integrating and managing healthcare services and resources in the United States. It provides medical related consulting services and develops Avalon Cell and Avalon Rehab platforms that cover the areas of regenerative medicine, cell-based immunotherapy, and exosome technology, as well as rehabilitation medicine. The company also develops proprietary diagnostic and therapeutic products leveraging exosome technology; and markets and distributes proprietary exosome isolation systems and related products to hospitals, as well as provides development services for hospitals. In addition, it owns and operates real property. The company has a strategic partnership Weill Cornell Medical College to co-develop technologies and bio-production of chimeric antigen receptor-T Therapy. Avalon GloboCare Corp. is headquartered in Freehold, New Jersey.

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