E-QURE Corp/SH (OTCMKTS:EQUR) and Industrial Services of America (NASDAQ:IDSA) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings for E-QURE Corp/SH and Industrial Services of America, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Industrial Services of America||0||0||0||0||N/A|
This table compares E-QURE Corp/SH and Industrial Services of America’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Industrial Services of America||0.08%||0.43%||0.21%|
Volatility and Risk
E-QURE Corp/SH has a beta of 2.25, meaning that its stock price is 125% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Industrial Services of America has a beta of 1.08, meaning that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares E-QURE Corp/SH and Industrial Services of America’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Industrial Services of America||$54.94 million||0.19||-$1.13 million||N/A||N/A|
E-QURE Corp/SH has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Industrial Services of America.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
5.1% of Industrial Services of America shares are held by institutional investors. 79.6% of E-QURE Corp/SH shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 27.7% of Industrial Services of America shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Industrial Services of America beats E-QURE Corp/SH on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
About E-QURE Corp/SH
E-Qure Corp. focuses on the development and commercialization of bioelectrical signal therapy (BST) devices. Its BST devices implement patented and proprietary electrical stimulation technologies to treat hard-to-cure wounds and ulcers up to complete closure and/or cure. E-Qure Corp. is based in New York, New York.
About Industrial Services of America
Industrial Services of America, Inc. buys, processes, and markets ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and other recyclable commodities in the United States. The company processes scrap metal through its sorting, cutting, baling, and shredding operations. Its non-ferrous scrap recycling operations consist primarily of collecting, sorting, and processing various grades of copper, aluminum, and stainless steel and brass. The company sells ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal to steel mini-mills, integrated steel makers, foundries, refineries, and processors. It also buys and sells used auto parts. The company was founded in 1953 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Receive News & Ratings for E-QURE Corp/SH Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for E-QURE Corp/SH and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.