Alight (NYSE: ALIT – Get Rating) and Live Current Media (OTCMKTS: LIVC – Get Rating) are both IT and technology companies, but which is the best investment? We’ll compare the two companies based on their dividend strength, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Alight has a beta of 0.32, indicating that its stock price is 68% less volatile than the S&P 500. In comparison, Live Current Media has a beta of -1.34, indicating that its stock price is 234% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of Alight and Live Current Media.

Net margins Return on equity return on assets
A light N / A 10.07% 4.03%
Current media live N / A -14.45% -13.04%

Valuation and benefits

This table compares the revenue, earnings per share (EPS), and valuation of Alight and Live Current Media.

Gross revenue Price/sales ratio Net revenue Earnings per share Price/earnings ratio
A light $2.92 billion 1.57 -$60.00 million N / A N / A
Current media live N / A N / A -$150,000.00 N / A N / A

Live Current Media has lower earnings, but higher earnings than Alight.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

66.9% of Alight shares are held by institutional investors. 4.0% of Alight’s shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership indicates that large fund managers, hedge funds, and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Notes

This is a summary of recent valuations and target prices for Alight and Live Current Media, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sales Ratings Hold odds Buy reviews Strong buy odds Rating
A light 0 0 3 0 3.00
Current media live 0 0 0 0 N / A

Alight currently has a consensus price target of $15.33, indicating a potential upside of 88.60%. Given Alight’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe that Alight is more favorable than Live Current Media.

Summary

Alight beats Live Current Media on 8 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Ignite (Get a rating)

Alight, Inc. operates as a cloud-based provider of integrated digital human and enterprise capital solutions worldwide. It operates through three segments: Employer Solutions, Professional Services and Hosted Enterprise. The company’s solutions enable employees to enrich their health, wealth and well-being, which helps organizations achieve a culture of high performance. It offers solutions for employers that include integrated benefits administration, healthcare navigation, financial health, employee wellness and payroll; and professional services, including cloud consulting and deployment offerings that provide human and financial capital platforms, as well as cloud consulting and deployment services, and optimization services for cloud platforms, such as Workday , SAP SuccessFactors, Oracle and Cornerstone OnDemand. Alight, Inc. was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Lincolnshire, Illinois.

About Current Media Live (Get a rating)

Live current media logoLive Current Media Inc. operates as a digital technology company in the sports/gaming industry in the United States. He also develops SPRT MTRX, a gaming application that allows players to bid on final scores in NHL, NFL and NBA games which is available in iPhone and Android versions; and Trivia Matrix, a mobile trivia app that consists of a 4×4 grid of eight mixed pairs of trivia data belonging to a specific category, which includes geography, history, sports, natural world, culture pop and entertainment which is available in Apple App Stores and Google Play. The company was formerly known as Communicate.com Inc. and changed its name to Live Current Media Inc. in May 2008. Live Current Media Inc. was founded in 1995 and is based in Reno, Nevada.



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