Comparison Articles

First Bancorp (FBNC) vs. State Bank Financial (STBZ) Financial Review

State Bank Financial (NASDAQ:STBZ) and First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for State Bank […]

Symantec (SYMC) & 3D Systems (DDD) Head to Head Analysis

Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC) and 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) are both 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, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations. Insider & Institutional Ownership 87.6% of Symantec shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 70.2% […]

Financial Survey: AAC TECHNOLOGIE/ADR (AACAY) and Risk (George) Industries (RSKIA)

AAC TECHNOLOGIE/ADR (OTCMKTS:AACAY) and Risk (George) Industries (OTCMKTS:RSKIA) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 0.1% of AAC TECHNOLOGIE/ADR shares are owned by institutional […]

Head to Head Comparison: Nelnet (NNI) versus IEG (IEGH)

Nelnet (NYSE:NNI) and IEG (OTCMKTS:IEGH) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and valuation. Profitability This table compares Nelnet and IEG’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins […]

Reviewing Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) & GeoPark (GPRK)

Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) and GeoPark (NYSE:GPRK) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Cabot Oil […]

Critical Comparison: Risk (George) Industries (RSKIA) & Magal Security Systems (MAGS)

Risk (George) Industries (OTCMKTS:RSKIA) and Magal Security Systems (NASDAQ:MAGS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability. Dividends Risk (George) Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per […]

Head-To-Head Review: Sigma Designs (SIGM) versus Microchip Technology (MCHP)

Sigma Designs (NASDAQ:SIGM) and Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings. Profitability This table compares Sigma Designs and Microchip Technology’s net margins, return on equity […]

Financial Comparison: Opiant Pharmaceuticals (OPNT) & Silver Bull Resources (SVBL)

Silver Bull Resources (OTCMKTS:SVBL) and Opiant Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:OPNT) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and valuation. Insider and Institutional Ownership 18.6% of Opiant Pharmaceuticals shares are owned by institutional […]

CASI Pharmaceuticals (CASI) versus Repligen (RGEN) Head-To-Head Analysis

CASI Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CASI) and Repligen (NASDAQ:RGEN) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings and dividends. Insider & Institutional Ownership 11.7% of CASI Pharmaceuticals shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.2% of […]

Critical Comparison: Northstar Electronics (NEIK) & Vuzix (VUZI)

Northstar Electronics (OTCMKTS:NEIK) and Vuzix (NASDAQ:VUZI) are both small-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Northstar Electronics and Vuzix’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) […]

Head to Head Comparison: CAS Medical Systems (CASM) and AIT Therapeutics (AITB)

AIT Therapeutics (OTCMKTS:AITB) and CAS Medical Systems (NASDAQ:CASM) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, valuation, dividends and risk. Risk and Volatility AIT Therapeutics has a beta of -0.31, suggesting that its share […]

Opus Bank (OPB) and Esquire Financial (ESQ) Head-To-Head Review

Opus Bank (NASDAQ:OPB) and Esquire Financial (NASDAQ:ESQ) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 99.0% of Opus Bank shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Comparing Soitec (SLOIF) & Sigma Labs (SGLB)

Soitec (OTCMKTS:SLOIF) and Sigma Labs (NASDAQ:SGLB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, risk and profitability. Risk & Volatility Soitec has a beta of 2.34, meaning that its share price is […]

Head-To-Head Survey: FBL Financial Group (FFG) and Kansas City Life Insurance (KCLI)

FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) and Kansas City Life Insurance (OTCMKTS:KCLI) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Valuation and Earnings This table compares FBL Financial Group and Kansas City […]

Comparing Fortel (ECGP) & XCel Brands (XELB)

Fortel (OTCMKTS:ECGP) and XCel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk. Volatility and Risk Fortel has a beta of 27.49, indicating that its stock price is […]

Analyzing Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB) and FAT Brands (FAT)

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB) and FAT Brands (NASDAQ:FAT) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and FAT Brands’ […]

Paylocity (PCTY) and Intellinetics (INLX) Head to Head Comparison

Paylocity (NASDAQ:PCTY) and Intellinetics (OTCMKTS:INLX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 64.9% of Paylocity shares are owned by institutional investors. 41.2% of Paylocity […]

Head to Head Analysis: True Drinks (TRUU) vs. Canopy Growth (CGC)

True Drinks (OTCMKTS:TRUU) and Canopy Growth (NYSE:CGC) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares True Drinks and Canopy Growth’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Head to Head Comparison: HARGREAVES LANS/ADR (HRGLY) versus American Express (AXP)

HARGREAVES LANS/ADR (OTCMKTS:HRGLY) and American Express (NYSE:AXP) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends. Insider and Institutional Ownership 83.7% of American Express shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% […]

Analyzing U.S. Silica (SLCA) and Vulcan Materials (VMC)

U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA) and Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk. Risk & Volatility U.S. Silica has a beta of 2.38, meaning that its stock price […]

Reviewing Jason Industries (JASN) & Sigma Labs (SGLB)

Jason Industries (NASDAQ:JASN) and Sigma Labs (NASDAQ:SGLB) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Jason Industries and Sigma Labs’ net margins, return on […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) & J Alexanders (JAX)

Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) and J Alexanders (NYSE:JAX) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations for Cheesecake Factory and J Alexanders, as […]

International Isotopes (INIS) versus Fortive (FTV) Financial Review

International Isotopes (OTCMKTS:INIS) and Fortive (NYSE:FTV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. Dividends Fortive pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Critical Contrast: Methanex (MEOH) and Tantech (TANH)

Methanex (NASDAQ:MEOH) and Tantech (NASDAQ:TANH) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability. Dividends Methanex pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. […]

Contrasting Globant (GLOB) & Data Storage (DTST)

Globant (NYSE:GLOB) and Data Storage (OTCMKTS:DTST) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Globant and Data Storage’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) […]