Blink Charging (NASDAQ:BLNK) and WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH (OTCMKTS:WSTI) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, dividends, risk and valuation.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Blink Charging and WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Blink Charging||$2.50 million||19.03||-$75.36 million||N/A||N/A|
|WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Blink Charging.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Blink Charging and WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Blink Charging presently has a consensus price target of $5.00, suggesting a potential upside of 170.27%. Given Blink Charging’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Blink Charging is more favorable than WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH.
This table compares Blink Charging and WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Institutional and Insider Ownership
12.1% of Blink Charging shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH shares are held by institutional investors. 33.8% of Blink Charging shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
Blink Charging beats WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
Blink Charging Company Profile
Blink Charging Co. owns, operates, and provides electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and networked EV charging services. The company offers residential and commercial EV charging equipment that enable EV drivers to recharge at various location types. It also provides Blink Network, a cloud-based software that operates, maintains, and tracks various Blink EV charging stations and associated charging data, as well as provides property owners, managers, and parking companies with cloud-based services that enable the remote monitoring and management of EV charging stations and payment processing. In addition, the company provides EV charging hardware, site recommendations, and maintenance services. It has strategic partnerships across transit/destination locations, including airports, auto dealers, healthcare/medicals, hotels, mixed-use, municipal locations, multifamily residential and condos, parks and recreation areas, parking lots, religious institutions, restaurants, retailers, schools and universities, stadiums, supermarkets, transportation hubs, and workplace locations. The company offers its services through field sales force and reseller partners. As of March 20, 2018, it had approximately 14,165 charging stations. It has a strategic partnership with Hubject GmbH. The company was formerly known as Car Charging Group, Inc. and changed its name to Blink Charging Co. in August 2017. Blink Charging Co. is headquartered in Hollywood, Florida.
WINDSTREAM TECH/SH SH Company Profile
WindStream Technologies Inc. engages in the development and commercialization of wind driven electrical generation products in the United States and internationally. The company offers small-wind and hybrid renewable energy devices that are suitable for on or off grid installations under the TurboMill and SolarMill names; and a mobile product, the MobileMill, which is designed for first responders. It also provides the PowerMill to solve the issue of deploying utility scale wind power devices where conventional horizontal axis wind turbines (HAWT) do not meet the geographical or resource needs of the area; and various accessory products in support of these devices, including mounting equipment, data collection/monitoring equipment, batteries, inverters, and various wiring solutions and accessories. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in North Vernon, Indiana.
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