(OTCMKTS:HEWA) and Covetrus (NASDAQ:CVET) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

6.2% of Covetrus shares are held by institutional investors. 24.5% of shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.


This table compares and Covetrus’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets -3.08% N/A -15.68%
Covetrus N/A N/A N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares and Covetrus’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio $15.75 million 0.93 -$820,000.00 N/A N/A
Covetrus $3.78 billion 0.83 $100.86 million N/A N/A

Covetrus has higher revenue and earnings than

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for and Covetrus, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score 0 0 0 0 N/A
Covetrus 0 2 3 0 2.60

Covetrus has a consensus price target of $40.00, suggesting a potential upside of 42.25%. Given Covetrus’ higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Covetrus is more favorable than


Covetrus beats on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About, Inc. operates an online mail order pharmacy. The company markets a range of generic, brand name, and pet prescription medicines, as well as over-the-counter (OTC) medications and products. It sells its products in 50 states and the District of Columbia in the United States to focus on the out-of-pocket prescription drug market. The company sells prescription medications and OTC products to individual consumers over the Internet., Inc. is headquartered in Florence, Kentucky.

About Covetrus

Covetrus, Inc. engages in developing technologies and services for animal health industry. It also provides products, software, and services to help drive improved patient health, strong client relationships, and successful financial outcomes for veterinary professionals. The company was founded on April 13, 2018 and is headquartered in Melville, NY.

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