Jianpu Technology (JT) vs. GigaMedia (GIGM) Head-To-Head Survey

Jianpu Technology (NYSE:JT) and GigaMedia (NASDAQ:GIGM) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Jianpu Technology and GigaMedia, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Jianpu Technology 0 0 1 0 3.00
GigaMedia 0 0 0 0 N/A

Jianpu Technology presently has a consensus price target of $9.50, indicating a potential upside of 100.00%. Given Jianpu Technology’s higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Jianpu Technology is more favorable than GigaMedia.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

12.6% of Jianpu Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of GigaMedia shares are owned by company 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.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Jianpu Technology and GigaMedia’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Jianpu Technology $292.61 million 2.73 -$23.94 million ($0.14) -33.93
GigaMedia $7.10 million 3.66 -$3.19 million N/A N/A

GigaMedia has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Jianpu Technology.

Volatility and Risk

Jianpu Technology has a beta of 1.73, suggesting that its share price is 73% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, GigaMedia has a beta of 0.52, suggesting that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Jianpu Technology and GigaMedia’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Jianpu Technology -8.36% -10.13% -7.53%
GigaMedia -44.71% -4.59% -4.28%

Summary

Jianpu Technology beats GigaMedia on 6 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Jianpu Technology Company Profile

Jianpu Technology Inc. operates a platform that provides online discovery and recommendation services for financial products in the People's Republic of China. Its platform allows users to access to financial products, including consumer and other loans, credit cards, and wealth management products. The company recommends loans and credit cards to individual users and assists the financial service providers in targeting users with specific characteristics based on the users' financial needs and credit profile, as well as the products offerings and risk appetite of the financial service providers. Its platform provides sales and marketing, big data risk management, and integrated solutions primarily to financial service providers. The company operates its platform under the Rong360 brand name. Jianpu Technology Inc. was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

GigaMedia Company Profile

GigaMedia Limited provides digital entertainment services in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau. The company offers mobile and browser-based casual games through FunTown-branded platform. Its portfolio of PC-based casual games include MahJong, a traditional Chinese tile game; sports games, Web-based RPG, and mobile games; online card games; and chance-based games, including bingo, lotto, horse racing, Sic-Bo, slots, and various casual games. The company also provides Tales Runner, a multi-player online obstacle running game in which players competes by running, jumping, dashing and using items. In addition, it owns and operates GigaCloud, a provider of cloud computing solutions and related services focused on the cloud services market for SMEs in Taiwan. GigaMedia Limited was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.

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