MICT (NASDAQ:MICT) and ACS Motion Control (OTCMKTS:ACSEF) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
6.2% of MICT shares are owned by institutional investors. 19.0% of MICT shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 44.4% of ACS Motion Control shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Earnings and Valuation
This table compares MICT and ACS Motion Control’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
ACS Motion Control has lower revenue, but higher earnings than MICT.
This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for MICT and ACS Motion Control, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
This table compares MICT and ACS Motion Control’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
Volatility & Risk
MICT has a beta of 0.33, indicating that its stock price is 67% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ACS Motion Control has a beta of -0.16, indicating that its stock price is 116% less volatile than the S&P 500.
ACS Motion Control beats MICT on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.
MICT, Inc. develops, manufactures, integrates, and markets rugged computers, tablets, and computer-based systems and instruments for the commercial, defense, and aerospace markets in the United States, Israel, Europe, and internationally. The company also sells rugged mobile computing devices that provide computing solutions to fleet operators and field workforces in work environments. Its vehicle cabin installed and portable tablets offer computing power and communication capabilities that provide fleet operators with visibility into vehicle location, fuel usage, speed, and mileage. In addition, the company designs, develops, manufactures, and supplies various customized military computer-based systems, simulators, automatic test equipment, and electronic instruments for the defense and aerospace markets. Its solutions and systems are integrated into critical systems, such as command and control, missile fire control, maintenance of military aircraft, and missiles for use by the Israeli Air Force and Navy, and by foreign defense entities. MICT, Inc. primarily serves application service providers, and solution providers specializing in the mobile resource management markets. The company was formerly known as Micronet Enertec Technologies, Inc. and changed its name to MICT, Inc. in July 2018. MICT, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is based in Montvale, New Jersey.
About ACS Motion Control
ACS Motion Control Ltd. develops, manufactures and sells motion control systems for motion centric applications. The company develops and manufactures advanced multi-axis motion controllers and integrated control modules. Its products are used in packaging, printing, robotics, linear stage control, semiconductor manufacturing and testing, electronic assembly and testing, medical imaging and advanced digital printing industries. The company was founded by Ze’ev Kirshenboim and Jacob Engel on June 9, 1985 and is headquartered in Migdal Ha-Emek, Israel.