Head-To-Head Contrast: Globant (NYSE:GLOB) and TaskUs (NASDAQ:TASK)

Globant (NYSE:GLOBGet Rating) and TaskUs (NASDAQ:TASKGet Rating) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Globant and TaskUs, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Globant 0 0 6 0 3.00
TaskUs 0 3 5 0 2.63

Globant presently has a consensus target price of $235.00, indicating a potential upside of 30.78%. TaskUs has a consensus target price of $30.00, indicating a potential upside of 52.13%. Given TaskUs’ higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe TaskUs is more favorable than Globant.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

89.0% of Globant shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 25.2% of TaskUs shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of Globant shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 24.0% of TaskUs shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Globant has a beta of 1.41, indicating that its stock price is 41% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, TaskUs has a beta of 2.95, indicating that its stock price is 195% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Globant and TaskUs’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Globant 8.31% 11.76% 8.47%
TaskUs 4.63% 10.58% 5.31%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Globant and TaskUs’ top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Globant $1.30 billion 5.80 $96.07 million $3.25 55.29
TaskUs $760.70 million 2.53 -$58.70 million $0.40 49.30

Globant has higher revenue and earnings than TaskUs. TaskUs is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Globant, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Globant beats TaskUs on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Globant

(Get Rating)

Globant S.A. operates as a technology services company worldwide. It offers e-commerce, new distribution capabilities, augmented revenue management, hyper connected operation, and conversational user experience services through reinvention studios; digital lending, commercial effectiveness, finance, sustainability, regulation analytic, transformation and post-merger integration, and payment and open banking services; and game and graphic engineering, UI and UX design, game as a service, DevOps, and online services, as well as high tech tools. The company also provides smart farming, image diagnosis, healthcare interoperability, genomics data processing, telemedicine and medical device, research and development, and precision medicine services; media and entertainment, and travel and hospitality services; cloud transformation advice, building cloud environment, moving workloads to the cloud, cloud support and operation, chaos engineering, and site reliability engineering services; and data strategies, insights, data platforms, MLOps, and data as a product services. In addition, it offers agile delivery, blockchain, business and cultural hacking, conversational interface, cybersecurity, design, digital sales and marketing, enterprise applications, internet of thing, metaverse, process optimization, quality engineering, salesforce, smart venue, UI engineering, and sustainable business solutions. Further, the company provides smart underwriting, monitoring, and digital collection services; digital experience platforms; product strategy, management, and delivery services; and strategic architecture consulting, platforms evolution, and augmented composable solutions. Additionally, it operates augmented coding and testing, StarMeUp, PagoChat, ShopChat, and Walmeric platforms. The company was formerly known as IT Outsourcing S.L. and changed its name to Globant S.A. in December 2012. Globant S.A. was founded in 2003 and is based in Luxembourg.

About TaskUs

(Get Rating)

TaskUs, Inc. provides digital outsourcing services for companies worldwide. It offers digital customer experience that consists of omni-channel customer care services primarily delivered through digital channels; and other solutions, including customer care services for new product or market launches, trust and safety solutions, and customer acquisition solutions. The company also offers content security services, such as review and disposition of user and advertiser generated content, which include removal or labeling of policy violating, and offensive or misleading content; and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions that consist of data labeling, annotation, and transcription services for training and tuning AI algorithms through the process of machine learning. It serves clients in various industry segments within the digital economy, including e-commerce, FinTech, food delivery and ride sharing, gaming, HiTech, HealthTech, social media, and streaming media. The company was formerly known as TU TopCo, Inc. and changed its name to TaskUs, Inc. in December 2020. TaskUs, Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New Braunfels, Texas.

Receive News & Ratings for Globant Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Globant and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.