Contrasting Magellan Health (MGLN) & Spine Injury Solutions (SPIN)

Magellan Health (NASDAQ:MGLN) and Spine Injury Solutions (OTCMKTS:SPIN) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Magellan Health and Spine Injury Solutions, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Magellan Health 0 0 3 0 3.00
Spine Injury Solutions 0 0 0 0 N/A

Magellan Health currently has a consensus target price of $95.00, suggesting a potential upside of 49.39%. Given Magellan Health’s higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Magellan Health is more favorable than Spine Injury Solutions.


This table compares Magellan Health and Spine Injury Solutions’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Magellan Health 1.66% 11.29% 4.86%
Spine Injury Solutions -4.06% -3.63% -2.16%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Magellan Health and Spine Injury Solutions’ revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Magellan Health $5.84 billion 0.27 $110.20 million $5.50 11.56
Spine Injury Solutions $1.86 million N/A -$400,000.00 N/A N/A

Magellan Health has higher revenue and earnings than Spine Injury Solutions.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

97.6% of Magellan Health shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.6% of Magellan Health shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 42.7% of Spine Injury Solutions shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.


Magellan Health beats Spine Injury Solutions on 8 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Magellan Health Company Profile

Magellan Health, Inc. engages in the healthcare management business. It operates through the following segments: Healthcare, Pharmacy Management, and Corporate. The Healthcare segment comprises of the Commercial and Government reporting units. The Pharmacy Management segment offers products and solutions that provide clinical and financial management of pharmaceuticals paid under both the medical and the pharmacy benefit.The Corporate segment covers amounts not allocated to the Healthcare and Pharmacy Management segments. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.

Spine Injury Solutions Company Profile

Spine Injury Solutions, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a technology, marketing, billing, and collection company that provides diagnostic services for patients with spine injuries resulting from traumatic accidents. The company offers turnkey solutions to spine surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, and other healthcare providers for the treatment of musculo-skeletal spine injuries resulting from automobile and work-related accidents. It manages four spine injury diagnostic centers located in Houston, Odessa, and Tyler, Texas; and Las Cruces, New Mexico. The company was formerly known as Spine Pain Management Inc. and changed its name to Spine Injury Solutions, Inc. in October 2015. Spine Injury Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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