Logitech International (NASDAQ: TISA) and Top Image Systems (NASDAQ: TISA) are both computer and technology companies, but what is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, income, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability.
Risk & Volatility
Logitech International has a beta of 0.95, which means that the share price is 5% less volatile than the S & P 500. In comparison, Top Image Systems has a beta of 1.07, which means that the share price is 7% more volatile than the S & P 500.
Logitech International pays an annual dividend of $ 0.41 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Top Image Systems does not pay a dividend. Logitech International pays 30.6% of its income in the form of a dividend.
Income and appreciation
This table compares the gross revenues, earnings per share and valuation of Logitech International and Top Image Systems.
|Gross income||Price / sales ratio||Net income||Profit per share||Price / profit ratio|
|Logitech International||$ 2.57 billion||3.16||$ 208.54 million||$ 1.34||36.92|
|Top Image Systems||$ 29.67 million||0.63||– $ 6.58 million||($ 0.37)||-2.76|
Logitech International has higher revenues and revenues than Top Image Systems. Top Image Systems is trading at a lower price-earnings ratio than Logitech International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
Recommendations from analysts
This is a summary of current ratings and recommendations for Logitech International and Top Image Systems, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sales reviews||Keep ratings||Buy ratings||Strong sales figures||Review score|
|Top Image Systems||0||0||1||0||3.00|
Logitech International currently has a consensual target price of $ 49.50, suggesting a potential benefit of 0.06%. Top Image Systems has a consensus target price of $ 3.00, indicating a potential rate of increase of 194.12%. Given the stronger consensus of Top Image Systems and a higher probability of optimism, analysts clearly believe that Top Image Systems is more advantageous than Logitech International.
Insider & institutional property
36.5% of the Logitech International shares are owned by institutional investors. By comparison, 3.8% of the shares in Top Image Systems are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of Logitech International shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that donations, hedge funds and large money managers believe that a company will perform better than the market in the long term.
This table compares the net margins of Logitech International and Top Image Systems, the return on equity and the return on assets.
|Net margins||Return on equity||Return on assets|
|Top Image Systems||-22.20%||-40.66%||-19.24%|
Logitech International beats Top Image Systems on 12 of the 16 comparative factors between the two stocks.
Logitech International Company Profile
Logitech International S.A., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures and markets products that allow people to connect to the world via music, gaming, video, computers and other digital platforms. The company offers portable wireless Bluetooth and Wi-Fi speakers, PC speakers, PC headsets, in-ear headphones and wireless audio wearables; gaming mice, keyboards, headsets, mouse pads and steering wheels and flight rods; and audio and video, and other products that connect small and medium-sized user groups. It also offers keyboards and covers for tablets and smartphones, as well as other accessories for mobile devices; pointing devices, such as PC and Mac-related mice, touchpads and presenters; wired and wireless keyboards, keyboards for the living room and combinations of keyboards and mice; PC-based webcams; and products for remote control and home automation. The company sells its products through direct sales to retailers and e-tailers, as well as indirect sales through distributors. The channel network includes distributors of consumer electronics, retailers, mass merchandisers, specialized electronics stores, computer and telecommunications stores, value-added resellers and online sellers. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Top Image Systems Company profile
Top Image Systems Ltd. develops and markets automated data capture solutions for managing and validating content collected by customers, trading partners and employees worldwide. The solutions deliver digital content to the applications that drive a business using technologies such as wireless communication, servers, form processing and information retrieval systems. The company's products integrate information regardless of the source and format of the data, such as invoices, purchase orders, checks, freight and shipping costs and others. The solutions deliver the extracted data to applications such as document and content management, enterprise resource planning or customer relationship management. The company develops and sells its software solutions to a range of customers who automatically classify, recognize and understand data that is processed in the organizational systems. It processes, validates and integrates data into ERP, CRM and workflow systems. The eFLOW Unified Content platform solution performs business-critical data collection, lying in incoming documents, such as paper forms, eForms, faxes, image files, microfiches and electronic devices. The company serves end-user customers, value-added resellers, distributors and system integrators. Top Image Systems Ltd. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Ramat Gan, Israel.
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