Comparison of Dragon Victory International Limited (LYL) and Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX)

Since Dragon Victory International Limited (NASDAQ:LYL) and Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) are part of the Credit Services industry, they are influenced by contrast. The influences particularly affect the risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation of both companies.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Dragon Victory International Limited 4.28M 4.81 N/A 0.02 100.58
Equifax Inc. 3.41B 3.93 299.80M 2.47 44.64

Table 1 demonstrates Dragon Victory International Limited and Equifax Inc.’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Equifax Inc. seems to has higher revenue and earnings compared to Dragon Victory International Limited. The company that is more expensive between the two has a higher price-to-earnings ratio. Dragon Victory International Limited’s shares have been trading at higher price-to-earnings ratio which means it is currently more expensive than Equifax Inc.

Profitability

Table 2 has Dragon Victory International Limited and Equifax Inc.’s return on equity, return on assets and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dragon Victory International Limited 0.00% 0% 0%
Equifax Inc. 8.79% 9.4% 4.2%

Liquidity

Dragon Victory International Limited’s Current Ratio is 5.8 while its Quick Ratio is 5.8. On the competitive side is, Equifax Inc. which has a 1.1 Current Ratio and a 1.1 Quick Ratio. Dragon Victory International Limited is better positioned to pay off short and long-term obligations compared to Equifax Inc.

Dividends

The dividend yield for Equifax Inc. is 1.41% while its annual dividend payout is $1.56 per share. No dividend is paid out by Dragon Victory International Limited

Analyst Ratings

The next table highlights the given recommendations and ratings for Dragon Victory International Limited and Equifax Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dragon Victory International Limited 0 0 0 0.00
Equifax Inc. 1 3 4 2.50

On the other hand, Equifax Inc.’s potential upside is 6.63% and its average target price is $118.38.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Dragon Victory International Limited and Equifax Inc. has shares owned by institutional investors as follows: 0.4% and 95.6%. About 73.98% of Dragon Victory International Limited’s share are owned by insiders. On the other hand, insiders owned about 0.2% of Equifax Inc.’s shares.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Dragon Victory International Limited 2.39% 27.6% 4.02% -31.6% -56.38% 31.52%
Equifax Inc. -0.15% 2.99% 4.22% -17.68% -1.15% 18.35%

For the past year Dragon Victory International Limited was more bullish than Equifax Inc.

Summary

On 10 of the 14 factors Equifax Inc. beats Dragon Victory International Limited.

Dragon Victory International Limited provides reward-based crowdfunding in China. It operates 5etou, an online crowdfunding platform at 5etou.cn that enables project searching for funding to connect with funding sources. The company also offers business incubation services related to marketing, sales, strategic planning, and guidance and general resources in ancillary services, such as coordinating human resources, legal, accounting, operations, assisting with feasibility studies, and other types of services. Dragon Victory International Limited was founded in 2014 and is based in Hangzhou, the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China.

Equifax Inc. provides information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The company operates through four segments: U.S. Information Solutions (USIS), International, Workforce Solutions, and Global Consumer Solutions. The USIS segment offers consumer and commercial information services, such as credit information and credit scoring, credit modeling and portfolio analytics, locate, fraud detection and prevention, identity verification, and other consulting; mortgage loan origination information; financial marketing; and identity management services. The International segment provides information service products, which include consumer and commercial services, such as credit and financial information, and credit scoring and modeling; and credit and other marketing products and services, as well as offers information, technology, and services to support debt collections and recovery management. The Workforce Solutions segment provides employment, income, and social security number verification services; and payroll-based transaction and employment tax management services. The Global Consumer Solutions segment offers credit information, credit monitoring, and identity theft protection products directly to consumers through the Internet and hard-copy formats. Equifax Inc. serves customers in financial service, mortgage, human resource, consumer, commercial, telecommunication, retail, automotive, utility, brokerage, healthcare, and insurance industries, as well as state and federal governments. It operates in the United States, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Uruguay, Peru, Portugal, the Republic of Ireland, Spain, the United Kingdom, Cambodia, Malaysia, India, Russia, and Singapore. Equifax Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.