We will be contrasting the differences between Gridsum Holding Inc. (NASDAQ:GSUM) and BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ:BSQR) as far as dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership are concerned. The two businesses are rivals in the Application Software industry.
Valuation & Earnings
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Gridsum Holding Inc.||N/A||0.00||N/A||-1.60||0.00|
Table 1 showcases the gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of Gridsum Holding Inc. and BSQUARE Corporation.
Table 2 hightlights the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of the two companies.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Gridsum Holding Inc.||0.00%||-57.2%||-24.6%|
2 and 2 are the respective Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of Gridsum Holding Inc. Its rival BSQUARE Corporation’s Current and Quick Ratios are 2.5 and 2.5 respectively. BSQUARE Corporation has a better chance of clearing its pay short and long-term debts than Gridsum Holding Inc.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
The shares of both Gridsum Holding Inc. and BSQUARE Corporation are owned by institutional investors at 40.9% and 29.9% respectively. 5.3% are Gridsum Holding Inc.’s share held by insiders. Competitively, 0.9% are BSQUARE Corporation’s share held by insiders.
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)|
|Gridsum Holding Inc.||1.29%||79.09%||-6.86%||-33.22%||-61.6%||76.68%|
For the past year Gridsum Holding Inc. was more bullish than BSQUARE Corporation.
BSQUARE Corporation beats on 5 of the 9 factors Gridsum Holding Inc.
Gridsum Holding Inc. provides data analysis software for multinational and domestic enterprises, and government agencies in China. Its proprietary distributed data architecture allows its customers to collect and analyze vast amounts of information; and Gridsum Big Data platform performs multi-dimensional correlation analysis and analyzes complex real-time events. The company offers Web Dissector to analyze customer Websites by monitoring and analyzing key performance indicators; Mobile Dissector to understand mobile app user activity; SEM Dissector for search engine marketing; SEO Dissector, a search engine optimization tool; Ad Dissector, an advertisement performance monitoring and optimization product; Contribution Dissector to evaluate the performance of advertising campaigns; Audience Dissector, an audience analysis product; Recommendation Engine, a data driven content recommendation solution. It also provides Government Web Dissector, a digital intelligence solution; Government Website Group Integrated Management Platform, an integrated management platform; Streaming Dissector, a real-time viewership analysis and operational efficiency monitor for digital online video; Video Dissector, an online video content analytics tool; TV Dissector, an analytics tool; Rating Plus, a television viewing data analytics tool; and Media Dissector, a mass, social, and user-generated content media monitoring and analytics tool. In addition, the company offers Law Dissector, a search and statistical analysis tool; Smart Push, a legal research tool; Information Dissector, an insightful analytical system; Social Listening, a could-based social listening solution; Gridsum Dashboard, a data visualization tool; and Gridsum Report Center, an automated report generation and distribution tool. Further, it develops new media analytics and information discovery solutions to address a range of customer needs. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.
BSQUARE Corporation provides software solutions and related engineering services to businesses that develop, market, and sell standalone intelligent systems in North America, Asia, and Europe. Its software products include HTML5 rendering engine that is based on the open-source WebKit platform and facilitates device makers to create applications and user interfaces for their devices; and TestQuest 10, a software testing automation tool. The company also offers DataV software Services, such as integration with enterprise databases; integration with internal enterprise systems; integration with external public or third-party data sources; custom application development; management of customer cloud instances hosting DataV software; training; and software integration on remote devices. In addition, it provides engineering services, such as architectural and system design; software design and development; platform development systems integration; application, middleware, and multimedia software development; quality assurance and testing; device solution strategy consulting; technical support; implementation; and test automation engineering and consulting services. The company markets and sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and corporate enterprises, as well as silicon vendors and peripheral vendors. BSQUARE Corporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.