Porch Group (NASDAQ: PRCH) is one of 318 public companies in the “Prepackaged software” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Porch Group to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation.
This table compares Porch Group and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Porch Group Competitors||-39.81%||-62.75%||-3.61%|
This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Porch Group and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Porch Group Competitors||2160||11327||21168||607||2.57|
Porch Group presently has a consensus target price of $24.75, indicating a potential upside of 27.12%. As a group, “Prepackaged software” companies have a potential upside of 13.39%. Given Porch Group’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Porch Group is more favorable than its peers.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Porch Group and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Porch Group||$73.22 million||-$51.61 million||-10.25|
|Porch Group Competitors||$1.90 billion||$320.23 million||52.79|
Porch Group’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Porch Group. Porch Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
Insider and Institutional Ownership
56.8% of Porch Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.7% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by institutional investors. 19.2% of Porch Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 17.8% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Volatility & Risk
Porch Group has a beta of 0.17, meaning that its stock price is 83% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Porch Group’s peers have a beta of -21.20, meaning that their average stock price is 2,220% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Porch Group peers beat Porch Group on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
Porch Group Company Profile
Porch Group, Inc. operates a software platform in the United States and Canada. It provides software and services under the ISN, HireAHelper, and Kandela brands to home services companies, such as home inspectors, homebuyers and homeowners, insurance carriers, moving companies, security companies, and TV/internet providers, as well as offers moving concierge services. It also connects consumers with home services companies and offers a full range of products and services where homeowners compare and buy home insurance policies; arrange for various services in connection with their move, from labor to load or unload a truck to full-service, long-distance moving services; discover and install home automation and security systems; compare internet and television options for their home; book small handyman jobs at fixed, upfront prices; and compare bids from home improvement professionals who can complete bigger jobs. In addition, the company provides property and casualty, home, auto, flood, and umbrella insurance products; and contractor services. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Seattle, Washington.
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