PLAYSTUDIOS (NASDAQ:MYPSGet Free Report) and Porch Group (NASDAQ:PRCHGet Free Report) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, risk and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

26.2% of PLAYSTUDIOS shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 78.8% of Porch Group shares are held by institutional investors. 14.0% of PLAYSTUDIOS shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 21.0% of Porch Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for PLAYSTUDIOS and Porch Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
PLAYSTUDIOS 0 3 1 0 2.25
Porch Group 0 1 2 0 2.67

PLAYSTUDIOS currently has a consensus price target of $4.50, suggesting a potential upside of 77.87%. Porch Group has a consensus price target of $6.92, suggesting a potential upside of 82.98%. Given Porch Group’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Porch Group is more favorable than PLAYSTUDIOS.

Volatility and Risk

PLAYSTUDIOS has a beta of 0.49, meaning that its share price is 51% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Porch Group has a beta of 2.13, meaning that its share price is 113% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PLAYSTUDIOS and Porch Group’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
PLAYSTUDIOS $310.89 million 1.09 -$19.39 million ($0.15) -16.87
Porch Group $430.30 million 0.87 -$133.93 million ($1.41) -2.68

PLAYSTUDIOS has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Porch Group. PLAYSTUDIOS is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Porch Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.


This table compares PLAYSTUDIOS and Porch Group’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
PLAYSTUDIOS -6.24% -7.19% -6.06%
Porch Group -31.12% -1,182.09% -12.60%


Porch Group beats PLAYSTUDIOS on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


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PLAYSTUDIOS, Inc. develops and publishes free-to-play casual games for mobile and social platforms in the United States, North America, and internationally. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.

About Porch Group

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Porch Group, Inc. operates a software platform in the United States and Canada. The company operates through two segments, Vertical Software and Insurance. The Vertical Software segment provides software and services to home services companies and gives early access to homebuyers and homeowners. It offers services to home services companies, such as home inspectors, mortgage companies and loan officers, and title companies; consumers, such as homebuyers and homeowners, service providers, such as moving, insurance, warranty, and security companies, and TV/Internet providers. This segment operates through Porch, Floify, HireAHelper, Home Inspector Pro and Palm-Tech, Inspection Support Network, iRoofing, Porch Group Media,, Rynoh, and V12 brands. The Insurance segment offers property-related insurance policies through its own risk-bearing carrier and independent agency as well as risk-bearing home warranty company. This segment operates though American Home Protect, Elite Insurance Group, Porticus Reinsurance Ltd., and Homeowners of America brands. In addition, the company provides property and casualty, home, auto, flood, and umbrella insurance products; and contractor services. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

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