Contrasting Tucows (TCX) and DXC Technology (DXC)

Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX) and DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Tucows and DXC Technology, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Tucows 0 0 0 0 N/A
DXC Technology 0 5 11 1 2.76

DXC Technology has a consensus target price of $104.19, indicating a potential upside of 18.85%. Given DXC Technology’s higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe DXC Technology is more favorable than Tucows.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

54.8% of Tucows shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.2% of DXC Technology shares are held by institutional investors. 11.8% of Tucows shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of DXC Technology shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Tucows and DXC Technology’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Tucows $329.42 million 1.74 $22.32 million N/A N/A
DXC Technology $24.56 billion 1.00 $1.75 billion $7.94 11.04

DXC Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Tucows.

Profitability

This table compares Tucows and DXC Technology’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Tucows 6.24% 26.59% 4.70%
DXC Technology 7.74% 18.67% 7.39%

Dividends

DXC Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Tucows does not pay a dividend. DXC Technology pays out 9.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Risk and Volatility

Tucows has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, DXC Technology has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

DXC Technology beats Tucows on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Tucows

Tucows Inc. provides network access, domain name registration, email, mobile telephony, and other Internet services in Canada, the United States, and Germany. It operates in two segments, Network Access Services and Domain Services. The Network Access Services segment offers mobile and fixed high-speed Internet access services, and Internet hosting and network consulting services. The Domain Services segment provides OpenSRS domain service that offers services related to the registration, renewal, transfer, and management of domain names; OpenSRS value-added services, such as hosted email service that provides email delivery and Webmail access to various mailboxes; Internet security services; publishing tools; SSL certificates; and billing services. This segment also offers Platypus billing software, which provides billing, provisioning, and customer care software solutions to Internet service providers (ISPs); and Internet domain name registration and email services to individuals and small businesses. This segment offers its services under the OpenSRS, eNom, and Hover brands. Tucows Inc. provides its services through an Internet-based distribution network of ISPs, Web hosting companies, and other providers of Internet services to end-users. The company was formerly known as Infonautics, Inc. and changed its name to Tucows Inc. in August 2001. Tucows Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

About DXC Technology

DXC Technology Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides information technology services and solutions primarily in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. It operates through three segments: Global Business Services (GBS), Global Infrastructure Services (GIS), and United States Public Sector (USPS). The GBS segment offers technology solutions comprising enterprise, cloud application, and consulting services; application services; analytics services; business process services; and industry software and solutions. The GIS segment offers cloud and platform services; workplace, mobility, and Internet of Things services; and security solutions. The USPS segment delivers IT services and business solutions to all levels of government in the United States. This segment offers cloud, platform, and IT outsourcing services; enterprise and cloud application services; enterprise security solutions; mobile enterprise, virtual desktop and application, and workplace device services; and analytics services, such as analytics platforms, information governance, artificial intelligence, and advisory services. The company was formerly known as Computer Sciences Corporation and changed its name to DXC Technology Company in April 2017 as a result of its merger with the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company. DXC Technology Company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Tysons, Virginia.

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