FRONTEO Inc. (FTEO)’s Financial Results Comparing With LiveRamp Holdings Inc. (NYSE:RAMP)

FRONTEO Inc. (NASDAQ:FTEO) and LiveRamp Holdings Inc. (NYSE:RAMP) compete against each other in the Information Technology Services sector. We will compare them and contrast their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
FRONTEO Inc. N/A 0.00 N/A 0.14 112.20
LiveRamp Holdings Inc. 943.92M 3.70 7.56M -0.85 0.00

We can see in table 1 the earnings per share, gross revenue and valuation of FRONTEO Inc. and LiveRamp Holdings Inc.

Profitability

Table 2 provides us the return on equity, net margins and return on assets of both businesses.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
FRONTEO Inc. 0.00% 6.9% 2.2%
LiveRamp Holdings Inc. 0.80% 6.1% 3.8%

Volatility and Risk

FRONTEO Inc. has a 1.09 beta, while its volatility is 9.00%, thus making it more volatile than S&P 500. Competitively, LiveRamp Holdings Inc.’s 24.00% volatility makes it more volatile than S&P 500, because of the 1.24 beta.

Liquidity

The Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of FRONTEO Inc. are 2 and 2. Competitively, LiveRamp Holdings Inc. has 5 and 5 for Current and Quick Ratio. LiveRamp Holdings Inc.’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than FRONTEO Inc.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Roughly 0% of FRONTEO Inc. shares are held by institutional investors while 91.7% of LiveRamp Holdings Inc. are owned by institutional investors. Insiders Comparatively, held 3.9% of LiveRamp Holdings Inc. shares.

Performance

In this table we show 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)
FRONTEO Inc. 7.99% -20.9% 35.44% 1.9% -2.71% 26.46%
LiveRamp Holdings Inc. -2.81% -2.09% 0.13% 51.87% 68.2% 66.8%

For the past year FRONTEO Inc.’s stock price has smaller growth than LiveRamp Holdings Inc.

Summary

LiveRamp Holdings Inc. beats on 7 of the 10 factors FRONTEO Inc.

FRONTEO, Inc. provides Asian-language eDiscovery solutions and services primarily in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company has eDiscovery and forensic experience with information documented in Japanese, Korean, and Chinese, as well as English. It assists clients involved in cross-border litigation, administrative proceedings, and internal investigations, including those related to antitrust investigations, intellectual property litigation, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and product liability investigations. Its products include proprietary technology platform, Lit i View, which handles Asian-language characters, encoding schemes, and native file systems; and Intelligence Cloud solution to maintain client data during and after a particular litigation or investigation, and data and documents in a relational database of its clientsÂ’ data and documents. The company also offers legal/compliance professional services, including electronic data forensic investigation solutions and services that enable the preservation, analysis, processing, and production of electronically stored information in connection with fraud and corporate information leakage; and consulting and corporate risk audit, forensic tools, and forensic training services. It serves enterprises, government agencies, law firms and other organizations. The company was formerly known as UBIC, Inc. and changed its name to FRONTEO, Inc. in July 2016. FRONTEO, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

LiveRamp Holdings, Inc. provides identity and data connectivity for powering exceptional customer experiences. The company offers IdentityLink, an identity resolution platform that connects people, data, and devices across the physical and digital world, powering privacy-compliant, people-based marketing that allows consumers to better connect with the brands and products they love. It also provides AbiliTec, an offline PII resolution technology that gives platforms and the marketers they work with the ability to connect and update what they know about consumers, resolve PII data across enterprise databases and systems, and deliver a better customer experience. The company was formerly known as Acxiom Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to LiveRamp Holdings, Inc. in October 2018. LiveRamp Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.