Financial Contrast: Netcapital (NCPL) & Its Peers

Netcapital (OTCMKTS:NCPLGet Rating) is one of 68 publicly-traded companies in the “Nondepository credit institutions” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Netcapital to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Netcapital and its peers revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Netcapital $5.48 million $3.50 million 1.61
Netcapital Competitors $4.39 billion $858.92 million -2.62

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

Insider & Institutional Ownership

16.2% of Netcapital shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 36.3% of shares of all “Nondepository credit institutions” companies are held by institutional investors. 2.3% of Netcapital shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.3% of shares of all “Nondepository credit institutions” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


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

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Netcapital 37.90% 9.99% 8.34%
Netcapital Competitors -44.88% 6.87% 0.80%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Netcapital and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Netcapital 0 0 0 0 N/A
Netcapital Competitors 260 1173 1693 66 2.49

As a group, “Nondepository credit institutions” companies have a potential upside of 35.63%. Given Netcapital’s peers higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Netcapital has less favorable growth aspects than its peers.


Netcapital peers beat Netcapital on 5 of the 9 factors compared.

About Netcapital

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Netcapital Inc. operates as a fintech company. It offers, an SEC-registered funding portal that enables private companies to raise capital online, as well as allows investors to invest from anywhere in the world. It also provides various services, including a fully automated onboarding process; automated filing of required regulatory documents; compliance review; custom-built offering page on its portal website; third party transfer agent and custodial services; email marketing to its proprietary list of investors; rolling closes, which provide potential access to liquidity before final close date of offering; assistance with annual filings; and ongoing support services. In addition, the company offers advisory services, such as incubation of technology start-ups; investor introduction; digital marketing; website design, software, and software development; message crafting, including pitch decks, offering pages, and ad creation; strategic advice; and technology consulting services. Further, it provides business valuations; fairness and solvency opinions; ESOP feasibility and valuation; non-cash charitable contributions; economic analysis of damages; intellectual property appraisals; and compensation studies. Netcapital Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. Netcapital Inc. is a subsidiary of NetCapital Systems LLC.

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