Mercury Systems (MRCY) vs. ACS Motion Control (ACSEF) Financial Survey

Mercury Systems (NASDAQ:MRCY) and ACS Motion Control (OTCMKTS:ACSEF) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

Mercury Systems has a beta of 0.8, meaning that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ACS Motion Control has a beta of -0.16, meaning that its stock price is 116% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Mercury Systems and ACS Motion Control’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Mercury Systems 5.72% 6.97% 5.21%
ACS Motion Control N/A N/A N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Mercury Systems and ACS Motion Control’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Mercury Systems $493.18 million 4.72 $40.88 million $1.13 42.55
ACS Motion Control N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Mercury Systems has higher revenue and earnings than ACS Motion Control.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Mercury Systems and ACS Motion Control, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Mercury Systems 1 2 4 0 2.43
ACS Motion Control 0 0 1 0 3.00

Mercury Systems currently has a consensus target price of $53.83, indicating a potential upside of 11.97%. Given Mercury Systems’ higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Mercury Systems is more favorable than ACS Motion Control.

Summary

Mercury Systems beats ACS Motion Control on 7 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Mercury Systems

Mercury Systems, Inc. provides sensor and safety critical mission processing subsystems for various critical defense and intelligence programs in the United States. Its products and solutions are deployed in approximately 300 programs with 25 defense contractors. The company's principal programs include Aegis, Patriot, Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program, Gorgon Stare, Predator, F-35, Reaper, F-16 SABR, E2D Hawkeye, Paveway, Filthy Buzzard, PGK, ProVision, P1, and AIDEWS. It also designs, markets, and licenses software and middleware environments under the MultiCore Plus name to enhance development and execution of signal and image processing applications on a range of heterogeneous and multi-computing platforms. In addition, the company offers hardware products, including components, such as power amplifiers and limiters, switches, oscillators, filters, equalizers, digital and analog converters, chips, monolithic microwave integrated circuits, and memory and storage devices; embedded processing modules and boards, switch fabric boards, high speed input/output boards, digital receiver boards, multi-chip modules, integrated radio frequency and microwave multi-function assemblies, tuners, and transceivers, as well as graphics and video processing, and Ethernet and input-output boards; and integrated subsystems. The company was formerly known as Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Mercury Systems, Inc. in November 2012. Mercury Systems, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.

About ACS Motion Control

ACS Motion Control Ltd. develops, manufactures and sells motion control systems for motion centric applications. The company develops and manufactures advanced multi-axis motion controllers and integrated control modules. Its products are used in packaging, printing, robotics, linear stage control, semiconductor manufacturing and testing, electronic assembly and testing, medical imaging and advanced digital printing industries. The company was founded by Ze’ev Kirshenboim and Jacob Engel on June 9, 1985 and is headquartered in Migdal Ha-Emek, Israel.

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