Financial Comparison: Qumu Corporation (NASDAQ:QUMU) & The Competition

Qumu Corporation (NASDAQ: QUMU) is one of 25 public companies in the “Computer Peripherals” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Qumu Corporation to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk and profitability.


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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Qumu Corporation -29.95% -53.09% -23.13%
Qumu Corporation Competitors -39.54% -17.04% -7.76%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

24.8% of Qumu Corporation shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 35.5% of shares of all “Computer Peripherals” companies are held by institutional investors. 11.2% of Qumu Corporation shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 18.1% of shares of all “Computer Peripherals” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Qumu Corporation and its competitors, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Qumu Corporation 0 0 0 0 N/A
Qumu Corporation Competitors 51 254 429 13 2.54

As a group, “Computer Peripherals” companies have a potential upside of 18.30%. Given Qumu Corporation’s competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Qumu Corporation has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Qumu Corporation and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
Qumu Corporation $29.80 million -$5.91 million -3.20
Qumu Corporation Competitors $1.15 billion $49.60 million -44.23

Qumu Corporation’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Qumu Corporation. Qumu Corporation 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.

Risk & Volatility

Qumu Corporation has a beta of -0.43, indicating that its stock price is 143% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Qumu Corporation’s competitors have a beta of 0.93, indicating that their average stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500.


Qumu Corporation competitors beat Qumu Corporation on 8 of the 9 factors compared.

About Qumu Corporation

Qumu Corporation (Qumu) is an enterprise video content management software company. The Company is engaged in providing tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, deliver and measure their videos. The Company operates through the enterprise video content management software business segment. Its video content management software solutions allow organizations to create, capture, organize and deliver content across the extended enterprise to a range of end points, including mobile devices and thick or thin clients. Qumu’s video platform supports both live and on-demand streaming. The Qumu platform is a video content management software solution that can be deployed as a perpetual software license, a term software license or a cloud-hosted software as a service (SaaS). Qumu Capture Studio is a portable software-enabled device that records, edits and publishes video and presentation content.

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