Silicon Graphics International Corp (NASDAQ: SGI) is one of 31 publicly-traded companies in the “Computer Hardware” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Silicon Graphics International Corp to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk and dividends.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

80.9% of Silicon Graphics International Corp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.0% of shares of all “Computer Hardware” companies are held by institutional investors. 3.9% of Silicon Graphics International Corp shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 13.9% of shares of all “Computer Hardware” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Silicon Graphics International Corp and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue EBITDA Price/Earnings Ratio
Silicon Graphics International Corp N/A N/A -24.22
Silicon Graphics International Corp Competitors $21.04 billion $4.38 billion 20.66

Silicon Graphics International Corp’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Silicon Graphics International Corp. Silicon Graphics International Corp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Volatility and Risk

Silicon Graphics International Corp has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its share price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Silicon Graphics International Corp’s rivals have a beta of 1.29, meaning that their average share price is 29% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Silicon Graphics International Corp and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Silicon Graphics International Corp 0.11% 0.98% 0.15%
Silicon Graphics International Corp Competitors 4.03% 10.45% 6.20%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Silicon Graphics International Corp and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Silicon Graphics International Corp 0 0 1 0 3.00
Silicon Graphics International Corp Competitors 267 1404 3159 116 2.63

Silicon Graphics International Corp presently has a consensus price target of $1.60, indicating a potential downside of 79.35%. As a group, “Computer Hardware” companies have a potential downside of 2.67%. Given Silicon Graphics International Corp’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Silicon Graphics International Corp has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Summary

Silicon Graphics International Corp rivals beat Silicon Graphics International Corp on 7 of the 11 factors compared.

About Silicon Graphics International Corp

Silicon Graphics International Corp. (SGI) is engaged in providing solutions for compute, data analytics and data management. The Company develops, markets and sells a line of mid-range and high-end scale-out and scale-up servers, enterprise-class storage, differentiating software and designed-to-order solutions for data center deployments. The Company operates through the segments, including Product and Service. The Company’s Product segment consists of compute and storage solutions, which include products from both HPC and HPDA segments. The Company’s Product segment includes scale-out computing, scale-up computing, software and cloud/Web solutions. Its storage solutions include both hardware and software offerings for data storage and management. The Service segment consists of customer service support and professional services. SGI systems enable customers to access, analyze, transform, manage and visualize information in real and near real-time.

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