Everyday Health (NYSE: EVDY) and Relx N.V. (NYSE:RENX) are both industrials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Everyday Health and Relx N.V., as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Everyday Health 0 4 0 0 2.00
Relx N.V. 0 0 0 0 N/A

Everyday Health presently has a consensus price target of $10.63, indicating a potential upside of 1.19%. Given Everyday Health’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Everyday Health is more favorable than Relx N.V..

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Everyday Health and Relx N.V.’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio EBITDA Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Everyday Health N/A N/A N/A ($0.93) -11.29
Relx N.V. $9.46 billion 4.60 $2.86 billion N/A N/A

Relx N.V. has higher revenue and earnings than Everyday Health.

Profitability

This table compares Everyday Health and Relx N.V.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Everyday Health -9.73% -14.40% -6.75%
Relx N.V. N/A N/A N/A

Institutional and Insider Ownership

73.1% of Everyday Health shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.1% of Relx N.V. shares are held by institutional investors. 19.8% of Everyday Health shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Relx N.V. pays an annual dividend of $0.42 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Everyday Health does not pay a dividend.

Risk & Volatility

Everyday Health has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Relx N.V. has a beta of 0.86, meaning that its share price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Relx N.V. beats Everyday Health on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Everyday Health Company Profile

Everyday Health, Inc., formerly Waterfront Media Inc., operates a digital marketing and communications platform for healthcare marketers that want to engage with consumers and healthcare professionals. The Company’s platform combines content from brands, data and analytics. The Company’s segment is providing digital health marketing and communications solutions. The Company’s flagship brand, Everyday Health, is a health information portal that provides consumers with actionable health information intended to empower users to manage their health and wellness. The Company’s flagship professional property, MedPage Today, includes a team of approximately 30 journalists, including editors, reporters and videographers, and provides clinical news based on research findings published in peer-reviewed medical journals, as well as research reported at various medical conferences around the world.

Relx N.V. Company Profile

RELX NV is a holding company, which holds interests in RELX Group plc. RELX Group is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. The Company operates in four segments: Scientific, Technical & Medical; Risk & Business Analytics; Legal, and Exhibitions. The Company’s Scientific, Technical & Medical segment provides information and analytics that help institutions and professionals progress science and advance healthcare. The Risk & Business Analytics segment provides solutions and decision tools that combine public and industry-specific content with technology and analytics. The Legal segment is a provider of information and analytics to professionals in legal, corporate, government and non-profit organizations. Its Exhibitions segment consists of Reed Exhibitions, which is an exhibitions business, with events in over 30 countries.

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