NII (NYSE: CEL) and Cellcom Israel (NYSE: CEL) are both small computer and technology companies, but what is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profit, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.
Income and appreciation
This table compares the gross sales, earnings per share and valuation of NII and Cellcom Israel.
|Gross income||Price / sales ratio||Net income||Profit per share||Price / profit ratio|
|NII||$ 869.80 million||0.68||– $ 301.01 million||N / A||N / A|
|Cellcom Israel||$ 1.12 billion||0.55||$ 33.00 million||N / A||N / A|
Cellcom Israel has higher revenues and revenues than NII.
This table compares the net margins of NII and Cellcom Israel, the return on equity and the return on assets.
|Net margins||Return on equity||Return on assets|
|NII||-32.56%||N / A||-16.45%|
Risk and volatility
NII has a beta of -0.18, which means that the share price is 118% less volatile than the S & P 500. In comparison, Cellcom Israel has a beta of 1.98, which means that the share price is 98% more volatile than the S & P 500.
This is a breakdown of recent valuations and target prices for NII and Cellcom Israel, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sales reviews||Keep ratings||Buy ratings||Strong sales figures||Review score|
|NII||0||0||0||0||N / A|
|Cellcom Israel||0||0||0||0||N / A|
Institutional and Insider ownership
70.2% of the NII shares are held by institutional investors. By comparison, 10.4% of the Cellcom Israel shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of the NII shares are owned by insiders of companies. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, donations and hedge funds think that a share will outperform the market in the long term.
Cellcom Israel beats NII on 6 out of 9 factors, compared between the two stocks.
NII Holdings, Inc. offers wireless communications services through its subsidiaries to individual consumers under the Nextel brand in Brazil. The company offers its services through broadband code distribution with multiple access and long-term resolution networks. The services include voice and wireless data from mobile phones, international voice and data roaming and application based radio link services. The company also offers value-added services, including sports, music and entertainment streaming options; online education; and access to national and international WiFi hotspot networks. As at 31 December 2017, it had about 3,246 million subscribers. The company sells its services through direct sales representatives, indirect sales agents, stores and kiosks and other convenient channels for subscribers. The company was formerly known as Nextel International, Inc. and changed the name to NII Holdings, Inc. in December 2001. NII Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
About Cellcom Israel
Cellcom Israel Ltd. provides mobile and fixed telecommunication services in Israel. It works via two segments, Cellular and Fixed-line. The company offers basic cellular telephony services, such as voicemail, mobile fax, call waiting, call forwarding, caller identification, conference calling and inbound and outbound roaming services; and data transfer and upload and download services. It also offers value-added services, including SMS and MMS services; cloud backup and content services, including Cellcom Volume music application and Cellcom TV application; SMS and MMS messaging services; and advanced mobile content services. In addition, the company sells handsets, modems, tablets and laptops, and also offers repair services. Furthermore, it provides transmission and data services via fiber optic infrastructure and complementary microwave connections with selected business customers and telecommunications operators. In addition, the company offers internet infrastructure and connectivity, international calls, fixed telephony, operator, teleconferencing and international long-distance services. On 31 December 2017, it had approximately 10.6 million mobile subscribers. Cellcom Israel Ltd. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Netanya, Israel.
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