Head-To-Head Survey: SEA (SE) and Its Peers

SEA (NYSE: SE) is one of 62 publicly-traded companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare SEA to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, risk, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

How to Become a New Pot Stock Millionaire

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SEA -141.10% N/A -48.73%
SEA Competitors -89.06% -26.97% -8.98%

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
SEA N/A N/A -6.30
SEA Competitors $191.72 million $24.15 million 1,029.78

SEA’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than SEA. SEA 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for SEA and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SEA 0 0 6 0 3.00
SEA Competitors 76 689 1246 8 2.59

SEA currently has a consensus target price of $18.67, suggesting a potential upside of 73.16%. As a group, “Software” companies have a potential upside of 29.37%. Given SEA’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe SEA is more favorable than its rivals.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.7% of SEA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.0% of shares of all “Software” companies are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of SEA shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.3% of shares of all “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.

Summary

SEA rivals beat SEA on 7 of the 11 factors compared.

About SEA

Sea Limited, an Internet platform company, engages in the digital entertainment, e-commerce, and digital financial service businesses in Greater Southeast Asia. It provides Garena digital entertainment platform for users to access mobile and PC online games, and eSports operations; and access to other entertainment content, such as live streaming of online gameplay and social features. The company also operates Shopee e-commerce platform, a third-party marketplace that connects buyers and sellers through the Shopee mobile app and Websites. In addition, it offers digital financial services to individuals and businesses, including e-wallet and payment services through the AirPay mobile app and AirPay counter applications on mobile phones or computers; and payment processing services for Shopee, as well as acts as a payment processing platform for Garena's prepaid cards. The company was formerly known as Garena Interactive Holding Limited and changed its name to Sea Limited in April 2017. Sea Limited was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Singapore.

Receive News & Ratings for SEA Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for SEA and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Latest News

Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Stelco Holdings Inc.  Increased by Analyst
Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Stelco Holdings Inc. Increased by Analyst
SolarCoin One Day Volume Reaches $78,113.00
SolarCoin One Day Volume Reaches $78,113.00
Eroscoin Price Tops $0.0411 on Top Exchanges
Eroscoin Price Tops $0.0411 on Top Exchanges
Paratek Pharmaceuticals  Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at BidaskClub
Paratek Pharmaceuticals Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at BidaskClub
Nicolet Bankshares  Upgraded to “Hold” at BidaskClub
Nicolet Bankshares Upgraded to “Hold” at BidaskClub
51job  Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub
51job Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub


© 2006-2018 Ticker Report. Google+.