Cannabis Sativa (OTCMKTS: CBDS) and NutriSystem (NASDAQ:NTRI) are both small-cap services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.
Insider Institutional Ownership
92.5% of NutriSystem shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of NutriSystem shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This table compares Cannabis Sativa and NutriSystem’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Cannabis Sativa and NutriSystem, as provided by MarketBeat.
NutriSystem has a consensus target price of $68.75, suggesting a potential upside of 30.95%. Given NutriSystem’s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe NutriSystem is more