Everyday Health (NYSE: EVDY) and CoreLogic (NYSE:CLGX) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

73.1% of Everyday Health shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.2% of CoreLogic shares are owned by institutional investors. 19.8% of Everyday Health shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of CoreLogic shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Everyday Health and CoreLogic’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%
CoreLogic 4.99% 17.07% 4.48%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Everyday Health and CoreLogic, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Everyday Health 0 4 0 0 2.00
CoreLogic 1 3 3 0 2.29

Everyday Health presently has a consensus target price of $10.63, suggesting a potential upside of 1.19%. CoreLogic has a consensus target price of $44.14, suggesting a potential downside of 8.27%. Given Everyday Health’s higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Everyday Health is more favorable than CoreLogic.

Risk and Volatility

Everyday Health has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CoreLogic has a beta of 0.93, meaning that its share price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Everyday Health and CoreLogic’s top-line 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
CoreLogic $1.91 billion 2.12 $404.81 million $1.09 44.15

CoreLogic has higher revenue and earnings than Everyday Health. Everyday Health is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than CoreLogic, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

CoreLogic beats Everyday Health on 8 of the 11 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.

CoreLogic Company Profile

CoreLogic, Inc. is a provider of property information, analytics and data-enabled services. The Company provides detailed coverage of property, mortgages and other encumbrances, property risk and replacement cost, consumer credit, tenancy, location, hazard risk and related performance information. Its segments include Property Intelligence (PI), Risk Management and Work Flow (RMW), and Corporate. The Property Intelligence segment owns or licenses real property, mortgage and consumer information, which includes loan information, property sales and characteristic information, property risk and replacement cost, natural hazard data, geospatial data, parcel maps and mortgage-backed securities information. The RMW segment owns or licenses real property information, mortgage information and consumer information, which includes loan information, property sales and characteristic information, natural hazard data, parcel maps, employment verification, criminal records and eviction records.

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