NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) and 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD), are influenced by contrast since they are both players in the Computer Peripherals. These factors are particularly influence the profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation of the two firms.
Earnings and Valuation
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|3D Systems Corporation||687.66M||1.91||45.51M||-0.46||0.00|
Table 1 shows gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of the two companies.
Table 2 has NICE Ltd. and 3D Systems Corporation’s return on equity, return on assets and net margins.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|3D Systems Corporation||-6.62%||-12.9%||-8.9%|
Risk and Volatility
A 0.81 beta indicates that NICE Ltd. is 19.00% less volatile compared to Standard & Poor’s 500. 3D Systems Corporation’s 98.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500 volatility due to the company’s 1.98 beta.
NICE Ltd. has a Current Ratio of 1.4 and a Quick Ratio of 1.4. Competitively, 3D Systems Corporation’s Current Ratio is 2.3 and has 1.5 Quick Ratio. 3D Systems Corporation’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than NICE Ltd.
NICE Ltd. pays out a $0.16 per share dividend on a yearly basis and it also offers 0.14% dividend yield. 3D Systems Corporation does not pay a dividend.
The table given features the ratings and recommendations for NICE Ltd. and 3D Systems Corporation.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|3D Systems Corporation||1||1||2||2.50|
NICE Ltd.’s upside potential is 8.58% at a $126.33 consensus price target. 3D Systems Corporation on the other hand boasts of a $14.5 consensus price target and a 26.42% potential upside. The results from earlier shows that analysts view suggest that 3D Systems Corporation seems more appealing than NICE Ltd.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
Institutional investors owned 48% of NICE Ltd. shares and 72.2% of 3D Systems Corporation shares. Competitively, 1% are 3D Systems Corporation’s share owned by insiders.
In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.
|Performance (W)||Performance (M)||Performance (Q)||Performance (HY)||Performance (Y)||Performance (YTD)|
|3D Systems Corporation||-17.96%||-9.4%||-7.59%||-45.45%||7.64%||13.67%|
For the past year NICE Ltd.’s stock price has smaller growth than 3D Systems Corporation.
NICE Ltd. beats on 11 of the 14 factors 3D Systems Corporation.
NICE Ltd. provides enterprise software solutions worldwide. Its software solutions help organizations understand their customers and employees, and predict their intentions and needs to create customer experiences; understand their workforce to drive efficiency; and identify suspicious behavior to prevent financial crime, as well as non-compliant activities. It operates in two segments, Customer Engagement and Financial Crime & Compliance. The Customer Engagement segment offers a portfolio of solutions that provide an omnichannel customer engagement platform and data-driven insights that empower businesses to deliver consistent and personalized experience across the customer journey, and delivered on-premises and in the cloud. Its solutions also optimize business performance and ensure compliance. This segment serves contact centers, self-service channels, back office operations, and retail branches spanning various industries, including banking, telecommunications, insurance, healthcare, business process outsourcing, government, utilities, travel, entertainment, and e-commerce. The Financial Crime & Compliance segment provides real time and cross-channel fraud prevention, anti-money laundering, brokerage compliance, and enterprise-wide case management services for financial institutions and regulatory authorities. The company also offers professional and support services covering various stages of the technology lifecycle. It sells its solutions and products directly to customers, as well as indirectly through selected partners. NICE Ltd. has strategic alliances with Accenture, Boston Consulting Group, Cisco, Deloitte, Fuze, IBM, IPC, Motorola, PWC, Ring Central, Tata Consulting Services, and Verizon. The company was formerly known as NICE-Systems Ltd. and changed its name to NICE Ltd. in June 2016. NICE Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Ra’anana, Israel.
3D Systems Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides 3D printing products and services worldwide. The companyÂ’s 3D printers transform data input generated by 3D design software, CAD software, or other 3D design tools into printed parts using a range of print materials, including plastic, nylon, metal, composite, elastomeric, wax, polymeric dental materials, and Class IV bio-compatible materials. It offers various 3D printing technologies, such as stereolithography, selective laser sintering, direct metal printing, multijet printing, and colorjet printing. The company also develops, blends, and markets various print materials, such as plastic, nylon, metal, composite, elastomeric, wax, polymeric dental materials, and Class IV bio-compatible materials. It offers its printers under the Accura, DuraForm, LaserForm, CastForm, and VisiJet brand names. In addition, the company provides digital design tools, including software, scanners, and haptic devices, as well as products for product design, mold and die design, 3D scan-to-print, reverse engineering, and production machining and inspection. Further, it offers proprietary software and drivers that provide part preparation, part placement, support placement, build platform management, and print queue management; and 3D virtual reality simulators and simulator modules for medical applications, as well as digitizing scanners for medical and mechanical applications. Additionally, the company provides warranty, maintenance, and training services; on-demand solutions; and software and healthcare services. It primarily serves companies and small and midsize businesses in a range of industries, including healthcare, automotive, aerospace, government, defense, technology, electronics, education, consumer goods, and energy. The company sells its products and services through direct sales force, partner channels, and distributors. 3D Systems Corporation was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Rock Hill, South Carolina.