Corus Entertainment (OTCMKTS:CJREF) and Akazoo (OTCMKTS:SONG) Head to Head Comparison

Corus Entertainment (OTCMKTS:CJREF) and Akazoo (NASDAQ:SONG) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Corus Entertainment has a beta of 0.55, meaning that its stock price is 45% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Akazoo has a beta of 0.51, meaning that its stock price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Corus Entertainment and Akazoo’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Corus Entertainment $1.27 billion 0.63 $117.74 million N/A N/A
Akazoo N/A N/A $650,000.00 N/A N/A

Corus Entertainment has higher revenue and earnings than Akazoo.

Profitability

This table compares Corus Entertainment and Akazoo’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Corus Entertainment 9.27% 10.46% 3.70%
Akazoo N/A 6.84% 0.23%

Dividends

Corus Entertainment pays an annual dividend of $0.18 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.8%. Akazoo does not pay a dividend.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Corus Entertainment and Akazoo, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Corus Entertainment 0 2 1 0 2.33
Akazoo 0 0 5 0 3.00

Corus Entertainment currently has a consensus price target of $6.75, suggesting a potential upside of 78.57%. Akazoo has a consensus price target of $32.00, suggesting a potential upside of 457.98%. Given Akazoo’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Akazoo is more favorable than Corus Entertainment.

Summary

Corus Entertainment beats Akazoo on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Corus Entertainment Company Profile

Corus Entertainment Inc., a media and content company, operates specialty and conventional television networks, and radio stations in Canada and internationally. It operates through two segments, Television and Radio. The Television segment operates 44 specialty television networks and 15 conventional television stations. It is also involved in the production and distribution of films and television programs; production and distribution of animation software; and merchandise licensing and book publishing activities. In addition, this segment provides technology and media services. Its primary brands include Global Television, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Canada, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, History, Showcase, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV, and Nickelodeon Canada. The Radio segment operates 39 radio stations that include a network of news-talk radio stations, as well as classic rock, country, new rock, and contemporary music formats. The company also provides children's animated content and related consumer products; and digital content and animation creation software. Corus Entertainment Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

Akazoo Company Profile

Akazoo S.A. operates as an on-demand music streaming subscription company. It directly licenses music from various labels and provides online and offline listening platforms, social media integration, and a AI-driven new music recommendation engine. The company provides subscribers with unlimited online and offline streaming access to a catalog of approximately 45 million songs on a commercial-free basis. Its platform includes 43 million registered users and 5.3 million premium subscribers. The company also offers radio services. Akazoo S.A. was founded in 2010 and is based in Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

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