Kyndryl (NYSE:KD) vs. NextGen Healthcare (NASDAQ:NXGN) Head to Head Contrast

Kyndryl (NYSE:KDGet Rating) and NextGen Healthcare (NASDAQ:NXGNGet Rating) are both business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends and earnings.


This table compares Kyndryl and NextGen Healthcare’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kyndryl N/A N/A N/A
NextGen Healthcare 0.12% 10.60% 7.25%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kyndryl and NextGen Healthcare’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Kyndryl $18.66 billion 0.15 -$2.32 billion N/A N/A
NextGen Healthcare $556.82 million 2.53 $9.52 million $0.01 2,113.11

NextGen Healthcare has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Kyndryl.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Kyndryl and NextGen Healthcare, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kyndryl 0 1 0 0 2.00
NextGen Healthcare 1 3 3 0 2.29

Kyndryl currently has a consensus price target of $22.00, suggesting a potential upside of 75.44%. NextGen Healthcare has a consensus price target of $21.50, suggesting a potential upside of 1.85%. Given Kyndryl’s higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Kyndryl is more favorable than NextGen Healthcare.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

12.3% of Kyndryl shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.7% of NextGen Healthcare shares are held by institutional investors. 18.5% of NextGen Healthcare shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


NextGen Healthcare beats Kyndryl on 9 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Kyndryl (Get Rating)

Kyndryl Holdings, Inc. operates as a technology services company and IT infrastructure services provider worldwide. The company offers cloud services; core enterprise and cloud services; application, data, and artificial intelligence services; digital workplace services; security and resiliency services; and network services and edge services. It serves financial, telecommunications, retail, automobile, and transportation industries. The company was incorporated in 2020 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

About NextGen Healthcare (Get Rating)

NextGen Healthcare, Inc. provides software and services for ambulatory healthcare services in the United States. The company offers patient engagement solutions, comprising of NextGen PxP Portal, NextGen Patient Self Scheduling, NextGen Pay, and NextGen Virtual Visits; clinical care solutions, including NextGen Enterprise HER, NextGen Mobile, NextGen Office, NextGen Behavioral Health Suite, NextGen Orthopedic Suite, and QSIDental Web and QSIDental PM; and financial management solutions, such as NextGen Enterprise PM and NextGen Clearinghouse Solutions. It also provides population health solutions, consisting of NextGen Population Health Core, NextGen Population Health Value Management, and NextGen Population Health Patient Care Management; connected health solutions, comprising of NextGen Connect Integration Engine, NextGen Share, and NextGen Health Data Hub; and managed services, such as NextGen Managed Cloud Services and NextGen Revenue Cycle Management Services. . In addition, the company offers provides training, project management, functional and detailed specification preparation, configuration, testing, and installation services; and client and support services. Further, it provides consulting services, which include physician, professional, and technical consulting; assisting clients to optimize their staffing and software solutions; enhancing financial and clinical outcomes; achieving regulatory requirements; and meeting the requirements of healthcare reform. It serves managed service organizations, independent physician associations, accountable care organizations, veterans service organizations, dental service organizations, ambulatory care centers, and community health centers through a direct sales force and reseller channel. The company was formerly known as Quality Systems, Inc. and changed its name to NextGen Healthcare, Inc. in September 2018. NextGen Healthcare, Inc. was incorporated in 1974 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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