Infoblox (NYSE: BLOX) and ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) are both technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Infoblox and ManTech International Corporation’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||EBITDA||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|ManTech International Corporation||$1.64 billion||0.63||$126.19 million||$1.52||26.26|
ManTech International Corporation has higher revenue and earnings than Infoblox. Infoblox is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ManTech International Corporation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.
ManTech International Corporation pays an annual dividend of $0.42 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Infoblox does not pay a dividend. ManTech International Corporation pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Insider & Institutional Ownership
93.9% of Infoblox shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.4% of ManTech International Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.2% of Infoblox shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 35.1% of ManTech International Corporation shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Infoblox and ManTech International Corporation, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|ManTech International Corporation||2||3||3||0||2.13|
Infoblox presently has a consensus price target of $13.00, indicating a potential downside of 50.85%. ManTech International Corporation has a consensus price target of $39.80, indicating a potential downside of 0.28%. Given ManTech International Corporation’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe ManTech International Corporation is more favorable than Infoblox.
Volatility & Risk
Infoblox has a beta of 0.89, suggesting that its share price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ManTech International Corporation has a beta of 0.94, suggesting that its share price is 6% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This table compares Infoblox and ManTech International Corporation’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|ManTech International Corporation||3.59%||4.73%||3.69%|
ManTech International Corporation beats Infoblox on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.
Infoblox Company Profile
Infoblox Inc. (Infoblox) is a United States-based company, which delivers Actionable Network Intelligence to enterprise, government and service provider customers across the world. The Company’s products include core network services, such as domain name system (DNS), dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP), Internet protocol address manager (IPAM) data documentation initiative (DDI); Private Cloud/Virtualization; Public/Hybrid Cloud; Reporting and Analytics, and Network Insight. Its products also include DNS, such as DNS Firewall, Advanced DNS Protection, Threat Insight and Active Trust, and network automation, such as NetMRI. Its solutions include information technology (IT) compliance and digital economy. It offers solutions for Microsoft and Infoblox, Internet protocol version 6 (IPv6) readiness and cybersecurity ecosystem. It supports offerings, such as Infoblox BloxCare Premium and Elite Maintenance programs, as well as its optional Technical Account Manager service.
ManTech International Corporation Company Profile
ManTech International Corporation provides technologies and solutions for national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Health and Human Services, Veteran Affairs and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the space community, and other the United States Government customers. It delivers an array of information technology (IT) and technical services solutions. Its solutions and services include cybersecurity; software and systems development; enterprise IT; multi-disciplined intelligence; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; program protection and mission assurance; systems engineering; supply chain management and logistics; test and evaluation; training, and management consulting. It supports programs of national significance, such as military readiness and wellness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection.
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