Analyzing Himalaya Technologies (OTCMKTS:HMLA) and PEDEVCO (NYSE:PED)

PEDEVCO (NYSE:PEDGet Free Report) and Himalaya Technologies (OTCMKTS:HMLAGet Free Report) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

3.3% of PEDEVCO shares are held by institutional investors. 71.1% of PEDEVCO shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

PEDEVCO has a beta of 0.51, meaning that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Himalaya Technologies has a beta of -0.57, meaning that its share price is 157% less volatile than the S&P 500.


This table compares PEDEVCO and Himalaya Technologies’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PEDEVCO 6.97% 2.31% 2.07%
Himalaya Technologies N/A N/A -608.82%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for PEDEVCO and Himalaya Technologies, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PEDEVCO 0 0 0 0 N/A
Himalaya Technologies 0 0 0 0 N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares PEDEVCO and Himalaya Technologies’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
PEDEVCO $30.78 million 2.70 $260,000.00 $0.02 46.53
Himalaya Technologies N/A N/A -$580,000.00 N/A N/A

PEDEVCO has higher revenue and earnings than Himalaya Technologies.


PEDEVCO beats Himalaya Technologies on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.


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PEDEVCO Corp., an oil and gas company, focuses on the acquisition, development, and production of oil and natural gas assets in the United States. It holds interest in the Permian Basin asset with approximately 22,271 net acres located in New Mexico, the United States; and D-J Basin asset with approximately 19,214 net acres located in Wyoming, the United States. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

About Himalaya Technologies

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Himalaya Technologies, Inc., a development stage company, provides information services for the cannabis industry in the United States. It operates Kanab.Club, a social site for health and wellness products and services in the cannabis media market. The company was formerly known as Homeland Resources Ltd. The company was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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