Head to Head Survey: IDEX Biometrics ASA (IDBA) versus Its Rivals

IDEX Biometrics ASA (NASDAQ: IDBA) is one of 64 public companies in the “Computer integrated systems design” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare IDEX Biometrics ASA to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares IDEX Biometrics ASA and its rivals revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
IDEX Biometrics ASA $1.10 million -$26.75 million -8.41
IDEX Biometrics ASA Competitors $1.54 billion $58.08 million 62.25

IDEX Biometrics ASA’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than IDEX Biometrics ASA. IDEX Biometrics ASA is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

59.0% of shares of all “Computer integrated systems design” companies are held by institutional investors. 11.4% of shares of all “Computer integrated systems design” companies are held 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for IDEX Biometrics ASA and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
IDEX Biometrics ASA 0 0 0 0 N/A
IDEX Biometrics ASA Competitors 337 1870 2784 52 2.51

As a group, “Computer integrated systems design” companies have a potential upside of 11.50%. Given IDEX Biometrics ASA’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe IDEX Biometrics ASA has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.


This table compares IDEX Biometrics ASA and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
IDEX Biometrics ASA N/A N/A N/A
IDEX Biometrics ASA Competitors -25.85% -18.10% -2.63%


IDEX Biometrics ASA rivals beat IDEX Biometrics ASA on 6 of the 9 factors compared.

About IDEX Biometrics ASA

IDEX Biometrics ASA engages in the design, development, and sale of fingerprint identification and authentication solutions in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia. The company offers IDEX Biometrics for the biometrics smart card market, including biometric fingerprint sensors for use in dual interface, contactless only, and contact only smart cards; biometric fingerprint modules for contact based smart cards; and on-card enrollment solutions for remote in-person enrollment. It primarily serves biometric payment card market, as well as offers its products and solutions for other markets, including access control, identification, healthcare, and the Internet of Things. The company was formerly known as Idex ASA and changed its name to IDEX Biometrics ASA in May 2019. IDEX Biometrics ASA was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.

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