Global Technologies (OTCMKTS:GTLL) versus CommScope (NASDAQ:COMM) Financial Contrast

CommScope (NASDAQ:COMMGet Rating) and Global Technologies (OTCMKTS:GTLLGet Rating) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, earnings and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

92.7% of CommScope shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of CommScope shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 27.7% of Global Technologies shares are held 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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for CommScope and Global Technologies, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CommScope 3 6 2 0 1.91
Global Technologies 0 0 0 0 N/A

CommScope currently has a consensus price target of $9.67, indicating a potential downside of 9.99%. Given CommScope’s higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe CommScope is more favorable than Global Technologies.


This table compares CommScope and Global Technologies’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CommScope -4.65% -105.05% 2.05%
Global Technologies N/A -1,155.91% -100.39%

Volatility & Risk

CommScope has a beta of 1.87, meaning that its share price is 87% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Global Technologies has a beta of -0.4, meaning that its share price is 140% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares CommScope and Global Technologies’ top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
CommScope $8.59 billion 0.26 -$462.60 million ($2.29) -4.69
Global Technologies $10,000.00 416.90 -$4.23 million N/A N/A

Global Technologies has lower revenue, but higher earnings than CommScope.


CommScope beats Global Technologies on 7 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About CommScope

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CommScope Holding Company, Inc. provides infrastructure solutions for communications and entertainment networks. It operates through four segments: Broadband Networks (Broadband), Outdoor Wireless Networks (OWN), Venue and Campus Networks (VCN), and Home Networks (Home). The Broadband segment provides converged cable access platforms, passive optical networking products, video systems, access technologies, fiber and coaxial cables, fiber and copper connectivity products, and hardened closures to the telco and cable provider broadband market. The OWN segment provides base station antennas, radio frequency filters, tower connectivity, microwave antennas, metro cell products, cabinets, steel towers, accessories, Spectrum Access System, and Comsearch products to the macro and metro cell markets. The VCN segment offers Wi-Fi and switching, distributed antenna systems, licensed and unlicensed small cells, enterprise fiber, and copper infrastructures for campuses, venues, data centers, and buildings. The Home segment provides devices and related software, and management solutions that offer residential connectivity and services to subscribers, such as digital subscriber lines, cable modems, and telephony and data gateways; and set top boxes and software that support cable, satellite, and Internet protocol television content delivery, which include digital video recorders, high definition set top boxes, and hybrid set top devices. It offers its products and services through specialized resellers and distributors, satellite video distributors, and system integrators, as well as directly to customers in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Canada. The company was formerly known as Cedar I Holding Company, Inc. and changed its name to CommScope Holding Company, Inc. in January 2011. CommScope Holding Company, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Hickory, North Carolina.

About Global Technologies

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Global Technologies, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the online sale of CBD and hemp related products in the United States. The company operates a portal that provides access to live shopping, e-commerce, and product placement in brick and mortar retail outlets. It also offers sales and distribution, and third-party logistics services, as well as consulting services. Global Technologies, Ltd. was incorporated in 1999 and is based in Saint Petersburg, Florida.

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