Contrasting of Borqs Technologies Inc. (BRQS) and Workday Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAY)

We will be contrasting the differences between Borqs Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:BRQS) and Workday Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAY) as far as profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation are concerned. The two businesses are rivals in the Application Software industry.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Borqs Technologies Inc. 199.54M 0.68 N/A 0.03 121.94
Workday Inc. 2.62B 15.65 403.00M -1.92 0.00

We can see in table 1 the earnings per share, gross revenue and valuation of Borqs Technologies Inc. and Workday Inc.


Table 2 represents Borqs Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:BRQS) and Workday Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAY)’s return on equity, net margins and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Borqs Technologies Inc. 0.00% 1.6% 0.6%
Workday Inc. -15.38% -23.5% -8.2%


The Current Ratio of Borqs Technologies Inc. is 1.4 while its Quick Ratio stands at 1.2. The Current Ratio of rival Workday Inc. is 1.1 and its Quick Ratio is has 1.1. Borqs Technologies Inc. is better equipped to clear short and long-term obligations than Workday Inc.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

The shares of both Borqs Technologies Inc. and Workday Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 37.7% and 0% respectively. Insiders owned roughly 36.39% of Borqs Technologies Inc.’s shares. Comparatively, Workday Inc. has 1% of it’s share owned by insiders.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Borqs Technologies Inc. -33.68% 8% -13.1% -54.18% -34.26% -30.64%
Workday Inc. -2.63% 10.7% 11.15% 29.57% 53.24% 56.95%

For the past year Borqs Technologies Inc. has -30.64% weaker performance while Workday Inc. has 56.95% stronger performance.


On 7 of the 10 factors Borqs Technologies Inc. beats Workday Inc.

Borqs Technologies, Inc., through BORQS Beijing Ltd., engages in the development of software services and products for Android-based smart connected devices and cloud service solutions in China, India, the United States, and internationally. The company develops wireless smart connected devices and cloud solutions; and provides a range of 2G/3G/4G voice and data services for general consumer usage and Internet-of-things devices, as well as telecom services, such as voice conferencing. It offers its Android platform software products for mobile chipset manufacturers, mobile device OEMs, and mobile operators, as well as mobile connected device solutions for use in enterprise and consumer applications. The company is based in Beijing, China. Borqs Technologies, Inc. is a subsidiary of Borqs Hong Kong Limited.

Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources worldwide. It provides applications for customers to manage critical business functions to optimize their financial and human capital resources. The company offers Workday Financial Management application that provides functions of general ledger, accounting, accounts payable and receivable, cash and asset management, employee expense and revenue management, projects, procurement, inventory, and grants management. It also provides Workday Human Capital Management application, which includes human resources management, such as workforce lifecycle and organization management, compensation, absence, and employee benefits administration; and global talent management comprising goal and performance management, succession planning, and career and development planning. In addition, the company offers Workday Payroll application for enterprise payroll; Workday Time Tracking application, which automates workforce management processes; Workday Recruiting, an end-to-end application to support candidates, hiring managers, the interview team, and recruiters; and Workday Learning platform. Further, it provides Workday Planning application to create, collaborate, and take action on financial and workforce plans; Workday Professional Services Automation application to supports the billable projects lifecycle; and Workday Student, an end-to-end student and faculty lifecycle information system. The company serves technology, financial services, business and professional services, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing, retail and hospitality, education, and government and non-profit industries. The company was formerly known as North Tahoe Power Tools, Inc. and changed its name to Workday, Inc. in July 2005. Workday, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California.