Qumu Corp (NASDAQ: RIMG) is one of 25 publicly-traded companies in the “Computer Peripherals” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Qumu Corp to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, dividends, valuation and earnings.

Risk & Volatility

Qumu Corp has a beta of -0.5, indicating that its share price is 150% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Qumu Corp’s peers have a beta of 0.88, indicating that their average share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

35.3% of shares of all “Computer Peripherals” companies are held by institutional investors. 18.1% of shares of all “Computer Peripherals” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Qumu Corp and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Qumu Corp -39.24% -71.16% -27.82%
Qumu Corp Competitors -42.83% -18.73% -8.32%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Qumu Corp and its peers top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
Qumu Corp N/A N/A -2.55
Qumu Corp Competitors $1.24 billion $3.09 million -24.57

Qumu Corp’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Qumu Corp. Qumu Corp is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Qumu Corp and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Qumu Corp 0 0 0 0 N/A
Qumu Corp Competitors 51 260 432 13 2.54

As a group, “Computer Peripherals” companies have a potential upside of 20.00%. Given Qumu Corp’s peers higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Qumu Corp has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Summary

Qumu Corp peers beat Qumu Corp on 7 of the 8 factors compared.

About Qumu Corp

Qumu Corporation (Qumu) is an enterprise video content management software company. The Company is engaged in providing tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, deliver and measure their videos. The Company operates through the enterprise video content management software business segment. Its video content management software solutions allow organizations to create, capture, organize and deliver content across the extended enterprise to a range of end points, including mobile devices and thick or thin clients. Qumu’s video platform supports both live and on-demand streaming. The Qumu platform is a video content management software solution that can be deployed as a perpetual software license, a term software license or a cloud-hosted software as a service (SaaS). Qumu Capture Studio is a portable software-enabled device that records, edits and publishes video and presentation content.

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