Mitek Systems (NASDAQ: MITK) and GrubHub (NASDAQ:GRUB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
39.0% of Mitek Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 8.5% of Mitek Systems shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This table compares Mitek Systems and GrubHub’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Mitek Systems and GrubHub’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||EBITDA||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Mitek Systems||$42.16 million||7.75||$5.26 million||$0.06||162.53|
|GrubHub||$537.22 million||9.00||$124.35 million||N/A||N/A|
GrubHub has higher revenue and earnings than Mitek Systems.
This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Mitek Systems and GrubHub, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Mitek Systems currently has a consensus price target of $10.60, indicating a potential upside of 8.72%. GrubHub has a consensus price target of $48.15, indicating a potential downside of 14.16%. Given Mitek Systems’ stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Mitek Systems is more favorable than GrubHub.
Mitek Systems beats GrubHub on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.
Mitek Systems Company Profile
Mitek Systems, Inc. develops, markets and sells mobile capture and identity verification software solutions for enterprise customers. The Company’s technology allows users to remotely deposit checks, open accounts, get insurance quotes, pay bills, as well as verify their identity by taking pictures of various documents with their camera-equipped smartphones and tablets instead of using the device keyboard. Its technology uses algorithms to correct image distortion, extract relevant data, route images to their desired location and process transactions. Its technology processes images of documents in various ways. The Company’s products include Mobile Verify, Mobile Fill, Mobile Docs, Mobile Deposit and Commercial Mobile Deposit Capture. Its mobile technology solutions are provided in two parts: a software development kit (SDK) for mobile capture, and a software platform for image correction, detection, extraction and authentication.
GrubHub Company Profile
Grubhub Inc. provides an online and mobile platform for restaurant pick-up and delivery orders. Its products include Grubhub and Seamless Mobile Applications and Mobile Website, Grubhub and Seamless Websites, Corporate Program, Delivery, Allmenus and MenuPages, Grubhub for Restaurants, and Restaurant Websites. As of December 31, 2016, the Company connected more than 50,000 local restaurants with diners in more than 1,100 cities across the United States. In certain markets, the Company also provides delivery services to restaurants on its platform that do not have their own delivery operations. The Company provides diners on the platform with a personalized platform that helps them search for local restaurants and then place an order from an Internet-connected device. It also provides diners with information about their orders and status. The Company also provides delivery services to restaurants on its platform that do not have their own delivery operations.
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