Head to Head Review: Mobivity (MFON) and Its Peers

Mobivity (OTCMKTS: MFON) is one of 373 public companies in the “Prepackaged software” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Mobivity to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Mobivity and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Mobivity $13.26 million -$2.92 million -14.90
Mobivity Competitors $1.80 billion $350.03 million -43.19

Mobivity’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Mobivity. Mobivity is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

59.1% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by institutional investors. 21.1% of Mobivity shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.7% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Mobivity has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mobivity’s competitors have a beta of -2.75, indicating that their average stock price is 375% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Mobivity and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Mobivity 0 0 0 0 N/A
Mobivity Competitors 2473 12495 23215 638 2.57

As a group, “Prepackaged software” companies have a potential upside of 14.91%. Given Mobivity’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Mobivity has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Profitability

This table compares Mobivity and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Mobivity -51.62% N/A -65.48%
Mobivity Competitors -129.27% -151.63% -5.13%

Mobivity Company Profile

Mobivity Holdings Corp. engages in the development and operation of proprietary platforms. Its proprietary platforms consists of software available to phones, tablets PCs, and Point of Sale systems, allow resellers, brands, and enterprises to market their products and services to consumers through text messages sent directly to the consumers mobile phones, mobile smart phone applications and dynamically printed receipt content. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Chandler, AZ.

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