Medical Transcription Billing Corp. (MTBC) and Computer Programs and Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CPSI) Contrasting side by side

Medical Transcription Billing Corp. (NASDAQ:MTBC) and Computer Programs and Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CPSI) compete with each other in the Healthcare Information Services sector. We will analyze and contrast their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Medical Transcription Billing Corp. 42.33M 1.20 5.57M -0.23 0.00
Computer Programs and Systems Inc. 286.15M 1.26 11.42M -1.00 0.00

Table 1 highlights Medical Transcription Billing Corp. and Computer Programs and Systems Inc.’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Profitability

Table 2 hightlights the net margins, return on assets and return on equity of the two companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Medical Transcription Billing Corp. -13.16% -22.9% -18.3%
Computer Programs and Systems Inc. -3.99% 9.4% 4.2%

Risk & Volatility

A 1.6 beta indicates that Medical Transcription Billing Corp. is 60.00% more volatile compared to Standard & Poor’s 500. Computer Programs and Systems Inc. on the other hand, has -0.06 beta which makes it 106.00% less volatile compared to Standard & Poor’s 500.

Liquidity

Medical Transcription Billing Corp.’s Current Ratio and Quick Ratio are 1.7 and 1.6 respectively. The Current Ratio and Quick Ratio of its competitor Computer Programs and Systems Inc. are 1.8 and 1.8 respectively. Computer Programs and Systems Inc. therefore has a better chance of paying off short and long-term obligations compared to Medical Transcription Billing Corp.

Dividends

The dividend yield for Computer Programs and Systems Inc. is 1.53% while its annual dividend payout is $0.4 per share. Medical Transcription Billing Corp. does not pay a dividend.

Analyst Ratings

The table given features the ratings and recommendations for Medical Transcription Billing Corp. and Computer Programs and Systems Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Medical Transcription Billing Corp. 0 0 0 0.00
Computer Programs and Systems Inc. 0 1 0 2.00

Competitively the average price target of Computer Programs and Systems Inc. is $28, which is potential 5.58% upside.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Roughly 5.6% of Medical Transcription Billing Corp. shares are owned by institutional investors while 96.3% of Computer Programs and Systems Inc. are owned by institutional investors. Insiders owned roughly 50.1% of Medical Transcription Billing Corp.’s shares. Competitively, 2.6% are Computer Programs and Systems Inc.’s share owned by insiders.

Performance

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)
Medical Transcription Billing Corp. -4.02% -8.8% 1.92% 41.54% 82.76% 82.76%
Computer Programs and Systems Inc. -1.24% -6.69% -0.19% -20.03% -10.83% -12.31%

For the past year Medical Transcription Billing Corp. had bullish trend while Computer Programs and Systems Inc. had bearish trend.

Summary

On 9 of the 12 factors Computer Programs and Systems Inc. beats Medical Transcription Billing Corp.

Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. provides healthcare information technology solutions and services in the United States and the Caribbean nation of St. Maarten. Its software systems include patient management software that enables a hospital to identify a patient at various points in the healthcare delivery system, as well as helps to collect and maintain patient information throughout the process of patient care; and financial accounting software, which offers business office applications to track and coordinate information needed for managerial decision-making. The company also provides clinical software that automates record keeping and reporting for various clinical functions; patient care applications; and enterprise applications that support its products for use in various areas of the hospital. In addition, it offers Healthland Centriq, a Web-based electronic health record platform that centralizes data from various care areas; and Healthland Classic that offers a suite of integrated applications for managing operations, resources, and people, as well as for ambulatory information management solutions. Further, the company provides software solutions that promote data-driven clinical and financial outcomes for customers in the post-acute care industry; software application support, hardware maintenance, and education and related services; business management services; consulting services; and managed information technology services for community healthcare enterprises. Additionally, it provides Software as a Service based healthcare revenue cycle management solutions; system implementation and training services; and forms and office supplies. It serves nursing homes; home health agencies; physician clinics; and rural, community, and small specialty hospitals. Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is based in Mobile, Alabama.