Slack (NYSE:WORK) and Cornerworld (OTCMKTS:CWRL) are both business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation and dividends.
Insider and Institutional Ownership
48.3% of Slack shares are owned by institutional investors. 38.7% of Cornerworld shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This table compares Slack and Cornerworld’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Slack and Cornerworld’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Slack||$630.42 million||25.15||-$571.06 million||($1.42)||-20.06|
Cornerworld has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Slack.
This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Slack and Cornerworld, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Slack currently has a consensus target price of $27.80, suggesting a potential downside of 2.39%. Given Slack’s higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Slack is more favorable than Cornerworld.
Slack Company Profile
Slack Technologies, Inc. operates Slack, a business technology software platform in the United States and internationally. Its platform brings together people, applications, and data, as well as sells its offering under a software-as-a-service model. The company was formerly known as Tiny Speck, Inc. and changed its name to Slack Technologies, Inc. in 2014. Slack Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Cornerworld Company Profile
CornerWorld Corporation provides marketing services for mobile and Internet platforms in the United States. It provides domain hosting, domain leasing, programmatic re-targeting, and Website management services on a recurring monthly basis. The company was incorporated in 2004 and is based in Dallas, Texas.
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