Comparing Beyond (NYSE:BYON) and Stitch Fix (NASDAQ:SFIX)

Stitch Fix (NASDAQ:SFIXGet Free Report) and Beyond (NYSE:BYONGet Free Report) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, risk and earnings.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

71.0% of Stitch Fix shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.3% of Beyond shares are held by institutional investors. 25.9% of Stitch Fix shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Beyond shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Stitch Fix and Beyond’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Stitch Fix -8.68% -40.43% -15.73%
Beyond -23.67% -32.05% -19.91%

Volatility and Risk

Stitch Fix has a beta of 1.98, indicating that its share price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Beyond has a beta of 3.8, indicating that its share price is 280% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Stitch Fix and Beyond, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Stitch Fix 2 10 0 0 1.83
Beyond 0 3 3 0 2.50

Stitch Fix presently has a consensus target price of $3.20, suggesting a potential downside of 7.26%. Beyond has a consensus target price of $32.83, suggesting a potential upside of 115.87%. Given Beyond’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Beyond is more favorable than Stitch Fix.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Stitch Fix and Beyond’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Stitch Fix $1.64 billion 0.25 -$171.97 million ($1.02) -3.39
Beyond $1.56 billion 0.45 -$307.84 million ($8.15) -1.87

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

Summary

Beyond beats Stitch Fix on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Stitch Fix

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Stitch Fix, Inc. sells a range of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and kids through its website and mobile application in the United States and the United Kingdom. It offers denim, dresses, blouses, skirts, shoes, jewelry, and handbags under the Stitch Fix brand. The company was formerly known as rack habit inc. and changed its name to Stitch Fix, Inc. in October 2011. Stitch Fix, Inc. was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

About Beyond

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Beyond, Inc. operates as an online retailer of furniture and home furnishings products in the United States and Canada. The company offers furniture, bedding and bath, patio and outdoor gear, area rugs, tabletop and cookware, d├ęcor, storage and organization, small appliances, home improvement, and other products under the Bed Bath & Beyond brand. The company provides its products and services through its e-commerce platform accessible through its mobile application, which includes bedbathandbeyond.com, bedbathandbeyond.ca, and overstockgovernment.com. It also offers businesses advertising products or services on its website; Marketplace, a service that allows its partners to sell their products through third party sites; product sales to international customers using third party logistics providers; and Supplier Oasis, a singular integration point that enables partners to manage their products, inventory, and sales channels, as well as access multi-channel fulfillment services through its distribution network. The company was formerly known as Overstock.com, Inc. and changed its name to Beyond, Inc. in November 2023. Beyond, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Midvale, Utah.

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