Entellus Medical (NASDAQ: ENTL) and Masimo Corporation (NASDAQ:MASI) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.
This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Entellus Medical and Masimo Corporation, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Entellus Medical currently has a consensus price target of $21.83, suggesting a potential upside of 24.69%. Masimo Corporation has a consensus price target of $97.00, suggesting a potential upside of 13.34%. Given Entellus Medical’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Entellus Medical is more favorable than Masimo Corporation.
This table compares Entellus Medical and Masimo Corporation’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Insider & Institutional Ownership
70.4% of Entellus Medical shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.3% of Masimo Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.1% of Entellus Medical shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 16.6% of Masimo Corporation shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
Volatility & Risk
Entellus Medical has a beta of 0.04, suggesting that its share price is 96% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Masimo Corporation has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares Entellus Medical and Masimo Corporation’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||EBITDA||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Entellus Medical||$80.80 million||5.50||-$26.99 million||($1.66)||-10.55|
|Masimo Corporation||$730.06 million||6.09||$182.11 million||$6.14||13.94|
Masimo Corporation has higher revenue and earnings than Entellus Medical. Entellus Medical is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Masimo Corporation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
Masimo Corporation beats Entellus Medical on 11 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Entellus Medical
Entellus Medical, Inc. is a medical technology company. The Company is focused on delivering patient and physician experiences through products designed for the minimally invasive treatment of chronic and recurrent sinusitis in both adult and pediatric patients. Its three core product lines, XprESS Multi-Sinus Dilation Systems, MiniFESS Surgical Instruments, and FocESS Imaging & Navigation, are designed to enable ear, nose and throat (ENT), physicians to perform a range of procedures in the ENT physician office and to simplify operating room-based treatment. The Company’s XprESS Multi-Sinus Dilation family of products consists of its XprESS Pro device, its XprESS LoProfile device and its XprESS Ultra device. The MiniFESS family of surgical instruments includes eight devices designed to enable physicians to perform various surgical procedures. The Fiagon Image Guidance System (IGS) consists of a navigation unit, navigation sensor, software instruments and a patient localizer.
About Masimo Corporation
Masimo Corporation is a medical technology company that develops, manufactures and markets a range of non-invasive patient monitoring technologies. The Company’s business is Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry monitoring, known as Masimo Signal Extraction Technology (SET) pulse oximetry. Its product offerings include non-invasive monitoring of blood constituents with an optical signature, optical organ oximetry monitoring, electrical, brain function monitoring, acoustic respiration monitoring and exhaled gas monitoring. In addition, the Company has developed the Root patient monitoring and connectivity platform, the Radical-7 bedside and portable patient monitor, and the Radius-7 wearable wireless patient monitor. It offers Patient SafetyNet remote patient surveillance monitoring system, which allows patients to be monitored through a personal computer-based monitor or by care providers through their pagers, voice-over-Internet Protocol (IP) phones or smartphones.
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