Hudson Capital (NASDAQ:HUSN) and Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and earnings.
This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Hudson Capital and Huron Consulting Group, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Huron Consulting Group||0||1||3||0||2.75|
Huron Consulting Group has a consensus price target of $64.00, indicating a potential upside of 34.12%. Given Huron Consulting Group’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Huron Consulting Group is more favorable than Hudson Capital.
This table compares Hudson Capital and Huron Consulting Group’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Huron Consulting Group||-0.39%||11.03%||5.47%|
Volatility and Risk
Hudson Capital has a beta of 2.91, indicating that its share price is 191% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Huron Consulting Group has a beta of 0.63, indicating that its share price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
3.7% of Hudson Capital shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.0% of Huron Consulting Group shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of Huron Consulting Group shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Hudson Capital and Huron Consulting Group’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Hudson Capital||$1.37 million||9.36||-$62.00 million||N/A||N/A|
|Huron Consulting Group||$965.47 million||1.13||$41.74 million||$2.74||17.42|
Huron Consulting Group has higher revenue and earnings than Hudson Capital.
Huron Consulting Group beats Hudson Capital on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.
Hudson Capital Company Profile
Hudson Capital Inc. provides financial advisory services to small-to-medium sized enterprises in the People's Republic of China. The company offers commercial payment advisory services, international corporate financing advisory services, intermediary bank loan advisory services, supply chain financing services, factoring services, and technical services. It also provides financial leasing services and equipment purchase financing to commercial enterprises. The company was formerly known as China Internet Nationwide Financial Services Inc. and changed its name to Hudson Capital Inc. in April 2020. Hudson Capital Inc. was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China.
Huron Consulting Group Company Profile
Huron Consulting Group Inc., a professional services firm, provides advisory, technology, and analytic solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Healthcare segment provides advisory services in the areas of strategy, care transformation, financial and operational excellence, technology and analytics, and leadership development to national and regional hospitals, integrated health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and medical groups. The company's Education segment offers consulting and technology solutions related to business and technology strategy, financial management, operational and organizational effectiveness, research administration, and regulatory compliance for higher education institutions and academic medical centers. Its Business Advisory segment provides capital advisory, transaction advisory, operational improvement, restructuring and turnaround, valuation, and dispute advisory services; technology and analytic solutions that enable organizations to manage their financial performance, operational efficiency, and client or stakeholder experience; and strategic solutions to pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies. This segment provides its services to organizations, not-for-profit organizations, lending institutions, law firms, investment banks, and private equity firms. The company serves the healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device, financial services, energy and utilities, retail, aerospace, automotive, technology, telecommunications, consumer products, governmental, metals and mining, engineering and construction, hospitality and gaming, logistics, and manufacturing industries. Huron Consulting Group Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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