Financial Contrast: Premiere Global Services (PGI) and Its Rivals

Premiere Global Services (NYSE: PGI) is one of 185 publicly-traded companies in the “IT Services & Consulting” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Premiere Global Services to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Premiere Global Services and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Premiere Global Services 2.45% 5.62% 1.81%
Premiere Global Services Competitors -20.02% -252.18% -3.77%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

63.0% of shares of all “IT Services & Consulting” companies are held by institutional investors. 16.5% of shares of all “IT Services & Consulting” companies are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Premiere Global Services and its peers revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Premiere Global Services N/A N/A 48.24
Premiere Global Services Competitors $2.79 billion $288.44 million 311.21

Premiere Global Services’ peers have higher revenue and earnings than Premiere Global Services. Premiere Global Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Premiere Global Services and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Premiere Global Services 0 0 0 0 N/A
Premiere Global Services Competitors 750 4567 7360 175 2.54

As a group, “IT Services & Consulting” companies have a potential downside of 10.66%. Given Premiere Global Services’ peers higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Premiere Global Services has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.

Summary

Premiere Global Services peers beat Premiere Global Services on 5 of the 8 factors compared.

Premiere Global Services Company Profile

Premiere Global Services, Inc. is a United States-based company that provides collaboration software and services. The Company’s products include iMeet, iMeet Sales Accelerator, iMeetLive, iMeet Video Room Connector (VRC), iMeet Agenday, iMeet Central, GlobalMeet, GlobalMeet Audio and GlobalMeet Webinar. It offers solutions for sales professionals, marketing, information technology (IT) professionals, small business, enterprise and partners. iMeet enables online meetings and virtual collaboration. iMeet Sales Accelerator is collaboration software. iMeetLive lets the user create and host custom Webinars with live or on-demand events. iMeet VRC integrates into room-based video conferencing system providing solution for all video, Web and audio conferencing needs. iMeet Agenday is an online calendar application, which displays all meetings, and provides access to Web meetings and conference calls. iMeet Central is an online marketing collaboration platform for project management.

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