Reviewing Manhattan Associates Inc. (MANH)’s and Xunlei Limited (NASDAQ:XNET)’s results

Both Manhattan Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:MANH) and Xunlei Limited (NASDAQ:XNET) compete on a level playing field in the Application Software industry. We will evaluate their performance with regards to profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Manhattan Associates Inc. 81 3.31 63.40M 1.46 56.05
Xunlei Limited 5 0.00 34.55M -1.00 0.00

We can see in table 1 the earnings per share, gross revenue and valuation of Manhattan Associates Inc. and Xunlei Limited.

Profitability

Table 2 represents Manhattan Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:MANH) and Xunlei Limited (NASDAQ:XNET)’s return on assets, return on equity and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Manhattan Associates Inc. 78,455,636.68% 63.4% 26.8%
Xunlei Limited 712,371,134.02% -20.1% -14.9%

Volatility & Risk

Manhattan Associates Inc. is 50.00% more volatile than S&P 500 because the stock has a beta of 1.5. Competitively, Xunlei Limited’s beta is 2.07 which is 107.00% more volatile than S&P 500.

Liquidity

Manhattan Associates Inc.’s Current Ratio is 1.3 while its Quick Ratio is 1.3. On the competitive side is, Xunlei Limited which has a 3.2 Current Ratio and a 3.1 Quick Ratio. Xunlei Limited is better positioned to pay off short and long-term obligations compared to Manhattan Associates Inc.

Analyst Recommendations

The table shown features the ratings and recommendations for Manhattan Associates Inc. and Xunlei Limited.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Manhattan Associates Inc. 0 0 2 3.00
Xunlei Limited 0 0 0 0.00

The upside potential is 13.72% for Manhattan Associates Inc. with average target price of $96.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Manhattan Associates Inc. and Xunlei Limited has shares owned by institutional investors as follows: 0% and 9.4%. Insiders owned 0.7% of Manhattan Associates Inc. shares. Competitively, Xunlei Limited has 0.39% of it’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

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)
Manhattan Associates Inc. -2.01% 8.42% 0.88% 22.5% 70.48% 93.13%
Xunlei Limited -7.74% -26.84% 77.32% 111.06% -7.38% 40.29%

For the past year Manhattan Associates Inc. has stronger performance than Xunlei Limited

Summary

On 9 of the 12 factors Manhattan Associates Inc. beats Xunlei Limited.

Manhattan Associates, Inc. develops, sells, deploys, services, and maintains software solutions to manage supply chains, inventory, and omni-channel operations for retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers, logistics providers, and other organizations. The company operates in three segments: the Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Asia Pacific. It provides supply chain solutions, such as distribution management, transportation management, and visibility solutions; omni-channel central and local solutions; and inventory optimization and planning solutions. The company also offers Manhattan SCALE, a portfolio of logistics execution solutions that offers trading partner management, yard management, optimization, warehouse management, and transportation execution services. In addition, it provides professional services, including solutions planning and implementation, and related consulting services; customer training and support services; and software enhancement services. Further, the company provides training and change management services; and resells computer hardware, radio frequency terminal networks, radio frequency identification chip readers, bar code printers and scanners, and other peripherals. It offers products through direct sales personnel, as well as through partnership agreements with various organizations. Manhattan Associates, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Xunlei Limited, a cloud-based acceleration technology company, operates an Internet platform for digital media content in the People's Republic of China. The companyÂ’s platform is based on cloud computing that enables users to access, manage, and consume digital media content. It offers Xunlei Accelerator, which enables users to accelerate digital transmission over the Internet; and cloud acceleration subscription services that offer users premium services through various products, such as Green Channel and Offline Accelerator. The company also provides Mobile Xunlei, a mobile application that allows users to search, download, and consume digital media content on their mobile devices; Xunlei Media Player, which supports online and offline play of digital media content, as well as simultaneous play of digital media content while it is being transmitted by Xunlei Accelerator; online games, including Web games and MMOGs through its gaming platform; online advertising services; and other Internet value-added services. As of December 2016, its platform had approximately 152 million monthly unique visitors. The company was formerly known as Giganology Limited and changed its name to Xunlei Limited in January 2011. Xunlei Limited was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Shenzhen, the People's Republic of China.