Snap (NYSE:SNAP) & Bumble (NASDAQ:BMBL) Head to Head Survey

Snap (NYSE:SNAPGet Free Report) and Bumble (NASDAQ:BMBLGet Free Report) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

47.5% of Snap shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.9% of Bumble shares are owned by institutional investors. 22.7% of Snap shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 7.8% of Bumble shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Snap and Bumble’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Snap -26.99% -46.62% -14.58%
Bumble 2.04% 0.92% 0.60%

Volatility & Risk

Snap has a beta of 1.07, meaning that its share price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bumble has a beta of 1.73, meaning that its share price is 73% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Snap and Bumble’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Snap $4.61 billion 5.55 -$1.32 billion ($0.81) -19.25
Bumble $1.05 billion 1.29 -$4.21 million $0.17 63.24

Bumble has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Snap. Snap is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bumble, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Snap and Bumble, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Snap 2 15 9 0 2.27
Bumble 0 4 11 0 2.73

Snap currently has a consensus price target of $14.82, suggesting a potential downside of 4.94%. Bumble has a consensus price target of $15.89, suggesting a potential upside of 47.78%. Given Bumble’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Bumble is more favorable than Snap.

Summary

Bumble beats Snap on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Snap

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Snap Inc. operates as a technology company in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company offers Snapchat, a visual messaging application with various tabs, such as camera, visual messaging, snap map, stories, and spotlight that enable people to communicate visually through short videos and images. It also provides Spectacles, an eyewear product that connects with Snapchat and captures photos and video from a human perspective; and advertising products, including AR ads and Snap ads comprises a single image or video ads, collection ads, dynamic ads, story ads, and commercials. The company was formerly known as Snapchat, Inc. and changed its name to Snap Inc. in September 2016. Snap Inc. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.

About Bumble

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Bumble Inc. provides online dating and social networking platforms in North America, Europe, internationally. It owns and operates websites and applications that offers subscription and in-app purchases dating products. The company operates apps, including Bumble, a dating app built with women at the center, where women make the first move; Badoo, the web and mobile free-to-use dating app; Official app where users connect their profile with that of their partner enabling a shared, linked product experience; Bumble BFF and Bumble Bizz Modes that have a format similar to the date mode requiring users to set up profiles and matching users through yes and no votes, similar to the dating platform; and Bumble for Friends, a friendship app where people in all stages of life can meet people nearby and create meaningful platonic connections, as well as Fruitz app is centered around encouraging honesty and transparency by sharing dating intentions from the first touch point. Bumble Inc. was founded in 2006 in and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

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