NetSuite (NYSE: N) and Mitel Networks (NASDAQ:MITL) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares NetSuite and Mitel Networks’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Mitel Networks||$1.06 billion||0.99||-$49.70 million||($0.55)||-15.80|
Institutional and Insider Ownership
54.5% of NetSuite shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.8% of Mitel Networks shares are held by institutional investors. 4.6% of NetSuite shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of Mitel Networks shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for NetSuite and Mitel Networks, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Mitel Networks has a consensus target price of $12.50, suggesting a potential upside of 43.84%. Given Mitel Networks’ higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Mitel Networks is more favorable than NetSuite.
This table compares NetSuite and Mitel Networks’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Mitel Networks beats NetSuite on 10 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.
NetSuite Inc. (NetSuite) is a provider of cloud-based financials, enterprise resource planning and omnichannel commerce software suites. The Company offers a suite of applications, including financial management, customer relationship management, e-commerce and retail management, commerce marketing automation, professional services automation and human capital management that enable companies to manage business operations in an integrated suite. The Company also offers customer support and professional services related to the support and implementation of its suite of applications. The Company delivers its applications over the Internet as a subscription service using the software-as-a-service model. The Company’s offerings include NetSuite, NetSuite OneWorld, NetSuite CRM+, NetSuite OpenAir PSA, SuiteCommerce, Bronto Marketing Platform, NetSuite InStore POS, LightCMS, Add-On Modules, NetSuite Industry Editions and SuiteCloud Platform.
About Mitel Networks
Mitel Networks Corporation is a provider of business communications and collaboration software, services and solutions. The Company’s segments include Cloud and Enterprise. The Enterprise segment sells and supports products and services for premise-based customers. The Cloud segment sells and supports products that are deployed in a cloud environment. The Company’s product portfolio includes premises and cloud-based enterprise communications infrastructure products and solutions, unified communications and collaboration (UCC) and contact center applications and a range of service offerings. The Company’s Cloud Division offers a range of private, public, hybrid and mobile Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for businesses of all sizes. This includes Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) solutions. Its Enterprise Division portfolio integrates voice, UCC applications, and contact center applications on fixed and mobile networks across a range of end user devices.
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