Contrasting Hays (OTCMKTS:HAYPY) & Davide Campari-Milano (OTCMKTS:DVDCF)

Hays (OTCMKTS:HAYPYGet Free Report) and Davide Campari-Milano (OTCMKTS:DVDCFGet Free Report) are both business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation.


This table compares Hays and Davide Campari-Milano’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hays N/A N/A N/A
Davide Campari-Milano N/A N/A N/A

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Davide Campari-Milano shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Hays and Davide Campari-Milano, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Hays 0 1 1 0 2.50
Davide Campari-Milano 0 2 0 0 2.00

Davide Campari-Milano has a consensus price target of $12.50, indicating a potential upside of 24.63%. Given Davide Campari-Milano’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Davide Campari-Milano is more favorable than Hays.

Volatility & Risk

Hays has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its stock price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Davide Campari-Milano has a beta of 0.88, indicating that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hays and Davide Campari-Milano’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Hays $9.13 billion 0.23 $166.60 million N/A N/A
Davide Campari-Milano $2.84 billion 6.45 $350.85 million N/A N/A

Davide Campari-Milano has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Hays.


Davide Campari-Milano beats Hays on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Hays

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Hays plc engages in the provision of recruitment services in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company provides qualified, professional, and skilled recruitment in permanent, temporary, and contractor formats to public and private sectors. It offers its recruitment services in the specialisms, such as accountancy and finance, banking and capital markets, construction and property, contact centers, education, energy, oil and gas, engineering and manufacturing, executive, financial services, health and social care, human resources, legal, life sciences, office support, procurement, resources and mining, retail, sales and marketing, sustainability, technology, and telecoms. Hays plc was founded in 1968 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

About Davide Campari-Milano

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Davide Campari-Milano N.V., together with its subsidiaries, markets and distributes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. It offers a range of spirits categories, including aperitif, vodka, liqueurs, bitters, whisky, tequila, rum, gin, and cognac, as well as champagne and non-alcoholic aperitif under various brands, such as Aperol, Campari, SKYY, Wild Turkey, Grand Marnier, Appleton Estate, Wray & Nephew Overproof, and other brands. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Sesto San Giovanni, Italy. Davide Campari-Milano N.V. is a subsidiary of Lagfin S.C.A.

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