Reviewing Computer Programs and Systems (NASDAQ:CPSI) & Nexters (NASDAQ:GDEV)

Computer Programs and Systems (NASDAQ:CPSIGet Rating) and Nexters (NASDAQ:GDEVGet Rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends.

Volatility & Risk

Computer Programs and Systems has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Nexters has a beta of 1.17, indicating that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Computer Programs and Systems and Nexters’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Computer Programs and Systems 7.71% 16.43% 9.02%
Nexters N/A N/A -44.47%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Computer Programs and Systems and Nexters’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Computer Programs and Systems $280.63 million 1.63 $18.02 million $1.53 20.27
Nexters $434.09 million 2.89 -$117.44 million N/A N/A

Computer Programs and Systems has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Nexters.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

87.1% of Computer Programs and Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.1% of Nexters shares are held by institutional investors. 4.2% of Computer Programs and Systems shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Computer Programs and Systems and Nexters, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Computer Programs and Systems 0 1 1 0 2.50
Nexters 0 0 0 0 N/A

Computer Programs and Systems presently has a consensus price target of $40.50, indicating a potential upside of 30.60%. Given Computer Programs and Systems’ higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Computer Programs and Systems is more favorable than Nexters.

Summary

Computer Programs and Systems beats Nexters on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Computer Programs and Systems (Get Rating)

Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. provides healthcare information technology solutions and services in the United States and the Caribbean nation of St. Maarten. Its software systems include patient management software that enables a hospital to identify a patient at various points in the healthcare delivery system, as well as to collect and maintain patient information throughout the process of patient care; and financial accounting software, which offers business office applications to track and coordinate information needed for managerial decision-making. The company also provides clinical software that automates record keeping and reporting for various clinical functions, including laboratory, radiology, physical therapy, respiratory care, and pharmacy; patient care applications; and enterprise applications that support its products for use in various areas of the hospital, and provide software applications. In addition, it offers Centriq, an intuitive user interface to centralize data from various care areas that provide the end user with a tool to view past and present patient information. Further, the company provides software solutions that promote data-driven clinical and financial outcomes for customers in the post-acute care industry; software application support, hardware maintenance, and education and related services; post-acute care support and maintenance services; revenue cycle management products and services, consulting and business management services, and managed information technology services; patient engagement, and encoder solutions. It serves community hospitals and physician clinics, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities. Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Mobile, Alabama.

About Nexters (Get Rating)

Nexters Inc. operates as a game development company worldwide. It develops mobile, web, and social games. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Limassol, Cyprus.

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