Fusion Telecommunications Int'l (NASDAQ: FSNN) and China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, earnings, profitabiliy and institutional ownership.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
20.6% of Fusion Telecommunications Int'l shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.9% of China Mobile shares are held by institutional investors. 19.1% of Fusion Telecommunications Int'l shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Risk and Volatility
Fusion Telecommunications Int'l has a beta of 2.81, meaning that its share price is 181% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, China Mobile has a beta of 0.47, meaning that its share price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Fusion Telecommunications Int'l and China Mobile’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
China Mobile has higher revenue and earnings than Fusion Telecommunications Int'l.
This table compares Fusion Telecommunications Int'l and China Mobile’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
China Mobile pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Fusion Telecommunications Int'l does not pay a dividend.
This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Fusion Telecommunications Int'l and China Mobile, as reported by MarketBeat.
Fusion Telecommunications Int'l presently has a consensus target price of $3.00, suggesting a potential upside of 111.27%. Given Fusion Telecommunications Int'l’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Fusion Telecommunications Int'l is more favorable than China Mobile.
China Mobile beats Fusion Telecommunications Int'l on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Fusion Telecommunications Int'l
Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. is a United States-based provider of integrated cloud solutions, including cloud voice, cloud connectivity, cloud infrastructure, cloud computing, and managed cloud-based applications to businesses, and voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)-based voice services to carriers. The Company operates through two segments: Business Services and Carrier Services. Through Business Services segment, it provides cloud voice, cloud connectivity, cloud infrastructure, cloud computing and managed cloud-based applications to businesses of all sizes. Its suite of business services includes unified communications as a service, session initiation protocol trunking solution and file sharing solution. The Carrier Services segment includes termination of domestic and international carrier traffic utilizing VoIP technology. It offers solutions to small, medium and large businesses. It offers domestic and international VoIP services to carriers around the world.
About China Mobile
China Mobile Limited is an investment holding company principally engaged in telecommunication and related businesses. Its main businesses include Mobile businesses and Wireline Broadband businesses. Mobile businesses include two categories of services. Voice services include local calls, domestic and international long distance calls, roaming services and voice value-added services. Data services include short message services and multimedia message services, wireless data traffic services and application and information services, such as Mobile Music, Mobile Reading and Mobile Video, among others. Wireline Broadband businesses include the provision of wireline broadband and related services. The Company also provides customer services, including phone bill enquiry, among others. The Company mainly operates businesses in Mainland China.