Head to Head Review: TDK (TTDKY) vs. SunVesta (SVSA)

TDK (OTCMKTS:TTDKY) and SunVesta (OTCMKTS:SVSA) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitability.

Volatility & Risk

TDK has a beta of 1.5, indicating that its share price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SunVesta has a beta of -0.11, indicating that its share price is 111% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares TDK and SunVesta’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
TDK $12.00 billion 0.94 $598.70 million $4.73 18.36
SunVesta N/A N/A -$15.41 million N/A N/A

TDK has higher revenue and earnings than SunVesta.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.1% of TDK shares are held by institutional investors. 0.0% of TDK shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for TDK and SunVesta, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
TDK 0 0 0 0 N/A
SunVesta 0 0 0 0 N/A


TDK pays an annual dividend of $0.63 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. SunVesta does not pay a dividend. TDK pays out 13.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.


This table compares TDK and SunVesta’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
TDK 5.36% 8.97% 3.91%
SunVesta N/A N/A -19.88%


TDK beats SunVesta on 9 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

About TDK

TDK Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells electronic components in Japan, Europe, China, Asia, the Americas, and internationally. The company operates through Passive Components, Magnetic Application Products, Film Application Products, and Other segments. The Passive Components segment provides ceramic capacitors, aluminum electrolytic capacitors, film capacitors, high-frequency components, piezoelectric materials, circuit protection components, and sensors, as well as inductive devices, such as coils, ferrite cores, and transformers. The Magnetic Application Products segment offers hard disk drives (HDD) heads, HDD suspension assemblies, magnetic sensors, power supplies, and magnets. The Film Application Products segment provides energy devices, such as rechargeable batteries. The Other segment provides mechatronics production equipment, and other products. The company also develops and supplies ASIC products, as well as designs custom IC products. TDK Corporation primarily serves electronics and automotive markets. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Denki Kagaku Kogyo K.K. and changed its name to TDK Corporation in 1983. TDK Corporation was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

About SunVesta

SunVesta, Inc. develops luxury hotels and resorts in Costa Rica and Switzerland. It plans to construct Paradisus Papagayo Bay Resort & Luxury Villas, a five-star luxury hotel and resort in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica. The company is based in Oberrieden, Switzerland.

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