Flywire (FLYW) & Its Peers Head-To-Head Contrast

Flywire (NASDAQ:FLYWGet Rating) is one of 226 publicly-traded companies in the “Business services, not elsewhere classified” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Flywire to related businesses based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Flywire and its peers revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Flywire $201.15 million -$28.08 million -38.60
Flywire Competitors $3.24 billion $428.85 million 15.23

Flywire’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Flywire. Flywire is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Flywire and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Flywire 0 1 9 1 3.00
Flywire Competitors 1395 6861 12220 347 2.55

Flywire currently has a consensus price target of $41.10, suggesting a potential upside of 121.80%. As a group, “Business services, not elsewhere classified” companies have a potential upside of 59.22%. Given Flywire’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Flywire is more favorable than its peers.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

76.1% of Flywire shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.3% of shares of all “Business services, not elsewhere classified” companies are owned by institutional investors. 14.3% of shares of all “Business services, not elsewhere classified” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


This table compares Flywire and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Flywire -13.72% -4.10% -3.22%
Flywire Competitors -15.57% -16.04% -6.63%


Flywire beats its peers on 8 of the 12 factors compared.

Flywire Company Profile (Get Rating)

Flywire Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a payment enablement and software company in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, and internationally. Its payment platform and network, and vertical-specific software help clients to get paid and help their customers to pay. The company's platform facilitates payment flows across multiple currencies, payment types, and payment options; and provides direct connections to alternative payment methods, such as Alipay, Boleto, PayPal/Venmo, and Trustly. It serves education, healthcare, travel, and business to business organizations. Flywire Corporation was formerly known as peerTransfer Corporation and changed its name to Flywire Corporation in December 2016. Flywire Corporation was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

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