Critical Review: Cvent (NYSE:CVT) vs. Its Competitors

Cvent (NYSE: CVT) is one of 112 public companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Cvent to related companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Cvent and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cvent 0 0 0 0 N/A
Cvent Competitors 332 2198 4583 92 2.62

As a group, “Software” companies have a potential upside of 9.12%.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

62.3% of Cvent shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.0% of shares of all “Software” companies are owned by institutional investors. 43.0% of Cvent shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 17.3% of shares of all “Software” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Cvent and its competitors revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Cvent N/A N/A N/A
Cvent Competitors $2.28 billion $416.45 million 466.44

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

Profitability

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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cvent -9.84% -12.55% -6.86%
Cvent Competitors -46.30% -25.05% -7.47%

Summary

Cvent beats its competitors on 5 of the 7 factors compared.

Cvent Company Profile

Cvent, Inc. is a cloud-based enterprise event management company. The Company provides solutions for both sides of the events and meetings value chain, such as event and meeting planners, through its Event Cloud, and hoteliers and venues, through its Hospitality Cloud. The Company offers planners a platform that addresses the entire lifecycle of events and meetings, including budgeting, planning, venue sourcing, marketing, management and measurement of meetings. It offers over six product categories, on over two integrated clouds, the Event Cloud and the Hospitality Cloud. The Event Cloud includes approximately five product categories, such as event management software, enterprise solutions software, mobile event applications, pre- and post-event feedback management software, and onsite event solutions. The Hospitality Cloud includes over three product categories, including group marketing solutions, group demand management, and group business intelligence for hotels and venues.

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