Cotiviti Holdings (NASDAQ: COTV) and Evolent Health (NYSE:EVH) are both healthcare companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, risk and earnings.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Cotiviti Holdings and Evolent Health’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||EBITDA||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Cotiviti Holdings||$651.90 million||4.97||$222.12 million||N/A||N/A|
|Evolent Health||$361.53 million||2.96||-$51.15 million||($1.21)||-13.43|
Cotiviti Holdings has higher revenue and earnings than Evolent Health.
This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Cotiviti Holdings and Evolent Health, as provided by MarketBeat.com.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Cotiviti Holdings presently has a consensus price target of $41.20, suggesting a potential upside of 17.18%. Evolent Health has a consensus price target of $28.30, suggesting a potential upside of 74.15%. Given Evolent Health’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Evolent Health is more favorable than Cotiviti Holdings.
This table compares Cotiviti Holdings and Evolent Health’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Insider and Institutional Ownership
89.6% of Evolent Health shares are owned by institutional investors. 8.8% of Evolent Health shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
About Cotiviti Holdings
Cotiviti Holdings, Inc. is a provider of analytics-driven payment accuracy solutions. The Company focuses primarily on the healthcare sector. The Company operates through two segments: Healthcare, and Global Retail and Other. Through its Healthcare segment, the Company offers prospective and retrospective claims accuracy solutions to healthcare payers in the United States. The Company also provides analytics-based solutions unrelated to its healthcare payment accuracy solutions in the United States. Through its Global Retail and Other segment, the Company provides retrospective claims accuracy solutions to retailers primarily in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, as well as solutions that manage payment networks for a range of clients. The Company leverages its technology platform, configurable analytics, information assets and expertise in healthcare reimbursement to help its clients develop their claims payment accuracy.
About Evolent Health
Evolent Health, Inc. is engaged in healthcare delivery and payment. The Company supports health systems and physician organizations in their migration toward value-based care and population health management. The Company provides an end-to-end, technology-enabled services platform for providers. The Company’s platform, powered by its technology, processes and integrated services, enables providers to migrate their economic orientation from fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursement to payment models that reward value-based payment models. The Company’s services include providing its customers, with a population management platform, integrated data and analytics capabilities, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and comprehensive health plan administration services. Its value-based operations are empowered and supported by Identifi. Identifi is the Company’s technology platform that aggregates and analyzes data, manages care workflows and engages patients.
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