International Money Express (NASDAQ:IMXI) and Protagenic Therapeutics (OTCMKTS:PTIX) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends.
This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for International Money Express and Protagenic Therapeutics, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|International Money Express||0||0||5||0||3.00|
This table compares International Money Express and Protagenic Therapeutics’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|International Money Express||N/A||-2.23%||-1.11%|
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares International Money Express and Protagenic Therapeutics’ top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|International Money Express||$273.90 million||1.57||-$7.24 million||($0.05)||-238.20|
|Protagenic Therapeutics||N/A||N/A||-$2.56 million||N/A||N/A|
Protagenic Therapeutics has lower revenue, but higher earnings than International Money Express.
Insider and Institutional Ownership
29.3% of International Money Express shares are held by institutional investors. 51.1% of Protagenic Therapeutics shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
International Money Express beats Protagenic Therapeutics on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
About International Money Express
International Money Express, Inc. operates as a money remittance services company in the United States, Latin America, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. The company offers remittance services, including a suite of ancillary financial processing solutions and payment services. It provides sending and paying agents and company-owned stores, as well as online and through Internet-enabled mobile devices. International Money Express, Inc. is headquartered in Miami, Florida.
About Protagenic Therapeutics
Protagenic Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, engages in the discovery and development of therapeutics to treat central nervous system disorders. Its lead drug candidate is PT00114, which is in clinical proof-of-concept studies for the treatment-resistant depression and/or post-traumatic stress disorder. The company is based in New York, New York.
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