DSP Group (NASDAQ: DSPG) is one of 93 public companies in the “TELECOMM EQUIP” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare DSP Group to similar businesses based on the strength of its valuation, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Profitability

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This table compares DSP Group and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
DSP Group -2.41% 2.71% 2.14%
DSP Group Competitors -143.14% -7.20% -3.24%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for DSP Group and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
DSP Group 0 2 4 0 2.67
DSP Group Competitors 601 2822 4398 211 2.53

DSP Group currently has a consensus price target of $15.00, suggesting a potential upside of 24.48%. As a group, “TELECOMM EQUIP” companies have a potential upside of 9.32%. Given DSP Group’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe DSP Group is more favorable than its rivals.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

77.9% of DSP Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.2% of shares of all “TELECOMM EQUIP” companies are held by institutional investors. 5.2% of DSP Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 16.9% of shares of all “TELECOMM EQUIP” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

DSP Group has a beta of 0.82, indicating that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, DSP Group’s rivals have a beta of 1.71, indicating that their average stock price is 71% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares DSP Group and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
DSP Group $124.75 million -$3.00 million -80.33
DSP Group Competitors $2.16 billion $31.56 million 28.31

DSP Group’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than DSP Group. DSP Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Summary

DSP Group beats its rivals on 8 of the 13 factors compared.

About DSP Group

DSP Group, Inc. is a global provider of wireless and audio chipset solutions for converged communications. Delivering semiconductor system solutions with software and hardware reference designs, the Company enables original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, consumer electronics manufacturers and service providers to develop new products. Its segments include Home, Office and Mobile. The Home segment includes wireless chipset solutions for converged communication at home. The Office segment offers solution for Voice-over-Internet protocol (VoIP) office products, including office solutions that provide businesses with VoIP terminals with converged voice and data applications. The Mobile segment offers products for the mobile market that provides voice enhancement, always-on and far-end noise elimination targeted for mobile phone and mobile headsets and wearable devices that incorporate its noise suppression and voice quality enhancement HDClear technology.

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