Golfsmith International Holdings (NASDAQ: GOLF) and Performance Sports Group (NYSE:PSG) are both services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Golfsmith International Holdings and Performance Sports Group’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Golfsmith International Holdings N/A N/A N/A
Performance Sports Group -32.06% -0.52% -0.14%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Golfsmith International Holdings and Performance Sports Group’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio EBITDA Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Golfsmith International Holdings $1.53 billion 0.83 $174.85 million N/A N/A
Performance Sports Group N/A N/A N/A ($4.25) -0.82

Golfsmith International Holdings has higher revenue and earnings than Performance Sports Group.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.3% of Performance Sports Group shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Golfsmith International Holdings and Performance Sports Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Golfsmith International Holdings 0 8 5 0 2.38
Performance Sports Group 0 1 0 0 2.00

Golfsmith International Holdings presently has a consensus target price of $20.36, suggesting a potential upside of 19.57%. Performance Sports Group has a consensus target price of $4.00, suggesting a potential upside of 14.94%. Given Golfsmith International Holdings’ stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Golfsmith International Holdings is more favorable than Performance Sports Group.

Summary

Golfsmith International Holdings beats Performance Sports Group on 7 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Golfsmith International Holdings

Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc, the parent company of Golfsmith International, Inc, is a holding company. The Company is a specialty retailer of golf and tennis equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The Company operates as an integrated multi-channel retailer, providing its customers the convenience of shopping in the retail stores across United States, through its Internet site, www.golfsmith.com, and from its catalogs.

About Performance Sports Group

Old PSG Wind-down Ltd, formerly Performance Sports Group Ltd, is a Canada-based company, which is engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of performance sports equipment for ice hockey, roller hockey, baseball and softball, lacrosse, as well as related apparel and accessories, including soccer apparel. Its segments include Hockey, Baseball/Softball and Other Sports. The Hockey segment includes the Bauer and Mission brands. The Baseball/Softball segment includes the Easton and Combat brands. Its Other Sports includes the Lacrosse and Soccer operating segments, which includes the Maverik and Cascade brands for Lacrosse, and the Inaria brand for Soccer. The ice hockey products include skates, helmets, protective gear, sticks, team apparel and accessories. The roller hockey products include skates, helmets, protective gear, sticks and accessories. The baseball and softball products include bats, gloves, helmets, protective gear, apparel and accessories.

Receive News & Ratings for Golfsmith International Holdings Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Golfsmith International Holdings Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.