Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ: SNCR) and NTT DATA Corp/ADR (OTCMKTS:NTDTY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.
Risk and Volatility
Synchronoss Technologies has a beta of 0.95, indicating that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NTT DATA Corp/ADR has a beta of 3.88, indicating that its share price is 288% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Synchronoss Technologies and NTT DATA Corp/ADR’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Synchronoss Technologies||$476.67 million||0.61||$19.58 million||N/A||N/A|
|NTT DATA Corp/ADR||$16.03 billion||1.00||$610.88 million||$0.48||23.77|
NTT DATA Corp/ADR has higher revenue and earnings than Synchronoss Technologies.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
80.4% of Synchronoss Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 10.5% of Synchronoss Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
This table compares Synchronoss Technologies and NTT DATA Corp/ADR’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|NTT DATA Corp/ADR||2.96%||8.25%||3.15%|
This is a breakdown of current ratings for Synchronoss Technologies and NTT DATA Corp/ADR, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|NTT DATA Corp/ADR||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Synchronoss Technologies presently has a consensus target price of $10.80, indicating a potential upside of 77.92%. Given Synchronoss Technologies’ higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Synchronoss Technologies is more favorable than NTT DATA Corp/ADR.
NTT DATA Corp/ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Synchronoss Technologies does not pay a dividend. NTT DATA Corp/ADR pays out 10.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
NTT DATA Corp/ADR beats Synchronoss Technologies on 8 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.
Synchronoss Technologies Company Profile
Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. provides cloud solutions and software-based activation for connected devices worldwide. The company's products and services include cloud-based sync, backup, storage and content engagement capabilities, broadband connectivity solutions, analytics, white label messaging, and identity/access management that enable communications service providers, cable operators/multi-services operators, original equipment manufacturers with embedded connectivity, and multi-channel retailers, as well as other customers to accelerate and monetize value-add services for secure and broadband networks and connected devices. It also provides Synchronoss Enterprise solutions, such as secure mobility management, data and analytics, and identity and access management solutions for the financial, telecommunications, healthcare, life sciences, and government sectors; and Synchronoss Personal Cloud platform that delivers an operator-branded experience for subscribers to backup, restore, synchronize, and share their personal content across smartphones, tablets, computers, and other connected devices. In addition, the company offers software as a service for the organizations to securely manage, control, track, search, exchange, and collaborate on sensitive information inside and outside the firewall. Its products and platforms are designed to enable multiple converged communication services to manage across a range of distribution channels, such as e-commerce, m-commerce, telesales, customer stores, indirect, and other retail outlets. The company markets and sells its services through direct sales force and strategic partners. Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Bridgewater, New Jersey.
NTT DATA Corp/ADR Company Profile
NTT DATA Corporation provides consulting, system development, and business information technology (IT) outsourcing services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Public & Social Infrastructure, Financial, Enterprise & Solutions, and Global. It offers business consulting services, such as business strategy, business process optimization, and organizational change management; and IT consulting services, including IT strategy and governance, information and knowledge management, and program management office consulting services. The company also provides architecture strategy and design, application development and system integration, quality assurance and testing, application management and outsourcing, legacy modernization, mobility, and online services; embedded and real-time systems; and application development technologies. In addition, it offers enterprise application services comprising SAP, Oracle, and Microsoft application services; and enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, supply chain management, business intelligence, and enterprise portal solutions. Further, the company provides business intelligence; analytics, predictive analytics, and data mining; enterprise performance management; big data; governance, risk, and compliance; information management; and data warehousing and data management services. Additionally, it offers infrastructure services, which include data center, IT security, application hosting, network, service desk support, contact center management, remote infrastructure management, and desktop services; and business process and infrastructure management outsourcing services. The company was formerly known as NTT Data Communications Systems Corporation and changed its name to NTT DATA Corporation in 1996. NTT DATA Corporation was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. NTT DATA Corporation is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation.
Receive News & Ratings for Synchronoss Technologies Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Synchronoss Technologies and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.