Head to Head Contrast: CareView Communications (CRVW) and Maxar Technologies (MAXR)

Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) and CareView Communications (OTCMKTS:CRVW) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Maxar Technologies and CareView Communications, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Maxar Technologies 0 3 7 0 2.70
CareView Communications 0 0 0 0 N/A

Maxar Technologies presently has a consensus price target of $53.11, suggesting a potential upside of 275.87%. Given Maxar Technologies’ higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Maxar Technologies is more favorable than CareView Communications.

Risk and Volatility

Maxar Technologies has a beta of 3.2, meaning that its share price is 220% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CareView Communications has a beta of -0.21, meaning that its share price is 121% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.9% of Maxar Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Maxar Technologies and CareView Communications’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Maxar Technologies -17.81% 10.93% 3.29%
CareView Communications -284.32% N/A -155.27%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Maxar Technologies and CareView Communications’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Maxar Technologies $1.26 billion 0.66 $100.40 million $2.13 6.63
CareView Communications $6.26 million 0.49 -$20.07 million N/A N/A

Maxar Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than CareView Communications.

Dividends

Maxar Technologies pays an annual dividend of $1.13 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.0%. CareView Communications does not pay a dividend. Maxar Technologies pays out 53.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

Maxar Technologies beats CareView Communications on 11 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Maxar Technologies

Maxar Technologies Ltd., a space and geospatial intelligence company, provides satellites, earth imagery, geospatial data, and analytics for the commercial and government customers worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Space Systems, Imagery, and Services. The Space Systems segment supplies space and ground based infrastructure and information solutions, including communication and imaging satellites, payloads and antenna subsystems, space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, and associated ground infrastructure and support services for communications and surveillance and intelligence applications. This segment also offers a range of services, such as television and radio distribution, broadband Internet, and mobile communications in the communications market; and spacecraft and subsystems for the U.S. government and other customers, as well as robotic systems for the space and terrestrial markets. It serves government agencies, communication satellite operators, and communication satellite manufacturers. The Imagery segment supplies integrated electro-optical and radar imagery products for the U.S., Canadian, and other international government agencies, such as defense and intelligence, as well as commercial customers in various markets. The Services segment provides geospatial products and services for the U.S. government, as well as for other international governments for intelligence, global development organizations, and commercial customers. The company was formerly known as MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. and changed its name to Maxar Technologies Ltd. in October 2017. Maxar Technologies Ltd. was founded in 1969 and is based in Westminster, Colorado.

About CareView Communications

CareView Communications, Inc. provides products and on-demand application services for the healthcare industry in the United States. The company offers SecureView module to monitor and record bedside activity in the patient's room; NurseView module to view monitored rooms from the nurse's station; PhysicianView module to view patients from any personal computer; Virtual Bed Rails and Virtual Chair Rails fall prevention modules; Fall Management Program to separately file, identify, and research the activity of patients; and timed rounding modules to help nursing staff monitor patients. It also provides Sitter Management Program to monitor patient rooms from nursing station or mobile device; BedView module to monitor the status and availability of facility beds remotely; delivery mechanism for patient education materials; FacilityView module that monitors and records activity in any area that the hospital would desire security cameras to be placed; monitoring system for nursing alerts and reminders; and ulcer management systems. In addition, the company offers CareView Connect, a communications device and mobile monitoring system used with handheld mobile devices; NICUView that provides a live continual feed from the neo-natal intensive care unit allowing parents, friends, or families to view the newborn and obtain clinical information from home; and broadcast systems to broadcast various educational, informational, and service communications to patients and guests. Further, it offers guest services packages, which include PatientView module that allows family members and friends to monitor and videoconference with them in their private rooms; NetView, which allows the patient access to the Internet; MovieView module that provides a selection of movies access to patient, family and/or friends; and BabyView module that allows mothers to view their newborn child. CareView Communications, Inc. is based in Lewisville, Texas.

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