Comparing of DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. (DZSI) and Maxar Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MAXR)

Since DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:DZSI) and Maxar Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MAXR) are part of the Communication Equipment industry, they are influenced by contrast. The influences particularly affect the dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation of both companies.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. 8 0.99 11.68M 0.06 170.68
Maxar Technologies Inc. 10 1.25 59.23M -23.01 0.00

In table 1 we can see DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. and Maxar Technologies Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.


Table 2 hightlights the return on equity, net margins and return on assets of the two companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. 154,293,262.88% 1.3% 0.5%
Maxar Technologies Inc. 606,864,754.10% 0% 0%

Risk & Volatility

DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. is 64.00% less volatile than S&P 500 because the stock has a beta of 0.36. Competitively, Maxar Technologies Inc. is 41.00% less volatile than S&P 500, because of the 0.59 beta.


DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc.’s Current Ratio and Quick Ratio are 2 and 1.5 respectively. The Current Ratio and Quick Ratio of its competitor Maxar Technologies Inc. are 0.8 and 0.8 respectively. DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. therefore has a better chance of paying off short and long-term obligations compared to Maxar Technologies Inc.

Analyst Recommendations

Recommendations and Ratings for DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. and Maxar Technologies Inc. can be find in next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. 0 0 0 0.00
Maxar Technologies Inc. 0 0 2 3.00

On the other hand, Maxar Technologies Inc.’s potential upside is 21.18% and its average target price is $13.5.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Institutional investors held 13.1% of DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. shares and 85.8% of Maxar Technologies Inc. shares. DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc.’s share held by insiders are 0.3%. Insiders Competitively, held 1.8% of Maxar Technologies Inc. shares.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. -6.85% -21.57% -14.12% -23.54% 8.86% -27.61%
Maxar Technologies Inc. -10.57% -7.07% 44.03% 31.43% -85.78% -38.46%

For the past year DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc. was less bearish than Maxar Technologies Inc.

DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. provides network access solutions and communications equipment for service provider and enterprise networks worldwide. It offers broadband access products, including customer premise equipment, such as digital subscriber lines (DSL) modems; Ethernet access demarcation devices; and gigabit passive optical network (GPON) and gigabit Ethernet passive optical network (GEPON) optical network terminals. The company also provides central office products, such as broadband loop carriers for DSL and voice-grade telephone service; DSL access multiplexers (DSLAMs); optical line terminals for passive optical distribution networks like GPON and GEPON; and point-to-point Ethernet service for 1 gigabit to 10 gigabit access. In addition, it offers Ethernet switching products; mobile backhaul products comprising standard Ethernet/IP or multiprotocol label switching interfaces; software defined networks and network function virtualization tools and building blocks; and passive optical LAN products consisting of integrated power over Ethernet units. The Company is headquartered in Oakland, California. DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. is a subsidiary of DASAN Networks, Inc.

Maxar Technologies Ltd., a communications and information company, provides operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Communications, and Surveillance and Intelligence. The Communications segment offers solutions for the delivery of a range of services, including television and radio distribution, broadband Internet, and mobile communications. This segment supplies communication satellites, satellite payloads, satellite antenna subsystems, and associated ground infrastructure and support services for communication satellite operators, communication satellite manufacturers, and government agencies. The Surveillance and Intelligence segment provides space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, imaging satellite ground systems, geospatial information services, and associated support services. It serves government and commercial customers, including space agencies, defense and civil departments, intelligence agencies, aerospace prime contractors, aviation authorities, imaging satellite services operators, oil and gas companies, etc. This segment also supplies robotic systems for the space and terrestrial markets. Maxar Technologies Ltd. also provides satellites and space systems and high resolution earth imagery and geospatial solutions. The company was formerly known as MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. and changed its name to Maxar Technologies Ltd. in October 2017. Maxar Technologies Ltd. was founded in 1969 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.