CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) and Hill International (NYSE:HIL) are both it services & consulting – nec companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares CSRA and Hill International’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|CSRA||$4.99 billion||1.00||$304.00 million||$1.92||15.91|
|Hill International||$520.85 million||0.53||-$18.82 million||($0.21)||-25.24|
This table compares CSRA and Hill International’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
CSRA pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.3%. Hill International does not pay a dividend. CSRA pays out 20.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
94.7% of CSRA shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 53.3% of Hill International shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of CSRA shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.6% of Hill International shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.
This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for CSRA and Hill International, as reported by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
CSRA currently has a consensus price target of $36.67, indicating a potential upside of 20.02%. Given CSRA’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe CSRA is more favorable than Hill International.
CSRA beats Hill International on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
CSRA Inc. is a provider of information technology services to the United States federal government. The Company operates through two segments: Defense and Intelligence, and Civil. The Defense and Intelligence segment provides services to the Department of Defense (DoD), National Security Agency, branches of the Armed Forces, and other DoD and Intelligence agencies. The Civil segment provides services to various federal agencies within the Department of Homeland Security (the DHS), Department of Health and Human services, and other federal civil agencies, as well as various state and local government agencies. It supplies civil government agencies with mission information systems and associated technical support services. It provides its customers with technical services across service areas, including Digital Services, Enterprise Business Services, Digital Platforms, Cyber, Data Science, and Professional and Citizen Services. It has conducted operations in over 130 locations.
About Hill International
Hill International, Inc. is a professional services firm. The Company provides program management, project management, construction management and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets worldwide. It operates in Project Management Group segment. The Project Management Group segment provides construction and project management services to construction owners worldwide. Its services include project management oversight, troubled project turnaround, staff augmentation, project labor agreement consulting, commissioning, estimating and cost management, labor compliance services and facilities management services. The Company’s clients include the United States federal government, the United States state and local governments, foreign governments and the private sector.
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