Cinedigme (NASDAQ: CIDMGet a rating) and Redbox Entertainment (NASDAQ: RDBXGet a rating) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better company? We’ll compare the two companies based on valuation strength, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability and earnings.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

18.4% of Cinedigm shares are held by institutional investors. 15.8% of Cinedigm shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership indicates that hedge funds, endowments, and large fund managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Benefits and evaluation

This table compares the gross revenue, earnings per share, and valuation of Cinedigm and Redbox Entertainment.

Gross revenue Price/sales ratio Net revenue Earnings per share Price/earnings ratio
Cinedigme $31.42 million 0.00 -$62.82 million $0.03 N / A
Redbox Entertainment $288.54 million 1.89 -$112.79 million N / A N / A

Cinedigm has higher revenue, but lower revenue than Redbox Entertainment.

Analyst Notes

This is a breakdown of the current ratings and price targets for Cinedigm and Redbox Entertainment, as reported by

Sales Ratings Hold odds Buy reviews Strong buy odds Rating
Cinedigme 0 0 1 0 3.00
Redbox Entertainment 1 2 1 0 2.00

Cinedigm currently has a consensus target price of $3.25, indicating a potential upside of ∞. Redbox Entertainment has a consensus target price of 7.00, indicating a potential downside of 41.72%. Given Cinedigm’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Cinedigm is more favorable than Redbox Entertainment.

Volatility and risk

Cinedigm has a beta of 1.64, indicating that its stock price is 64% more volatile than the S&P 500. In comparison, Redbox Entertainment has a beta of -2.96, indicating that its stock price is 396% less volatile than the S&P 500.


This table compares the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of Cinedigm and Redbox Entertainment.

Net margins Return on equity return on assets
Cinedigme -4.55% -3.16% -0.88%
Redbox Entertainment N / A N / A -59.93%


Cinedigm beats Redbox Entertainment on 7 out of 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Cinedigm (Get a rating)

Cinedigm Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a distributor and aggregator of independent film, television and other short-form content in the United States, Canada and New Zealand. The Company operates through two segments, Cinema Equipment Business and Media Content and Entertainment Business. The company distributes its products for various brands, such as Hallmark, Televisa, ITV, Nelvana, ZDF, Konami, NFL and NHL, as well as international and domestic content creators, film producers, television producers and others. producers of short-form digital content. . It also works with producers, various brands and other content owners to market, source, curate and distribute content to targeted audiences through existing and emerging digital home entertainment platforms including Apple, Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, Xbox, Tubi, PlutoTV. , Vudu and cable/satellite video on demand; and distributes DVD and Blu-ray discs to wholesalers and retailers with sales coverage at approximately 48,000 retail stores, including Walmart, Target, Best Buy and Amazon. In addition, the Company operates various branded and curated over-the-top (OTT) entertainment channels, including Docurama, CONtv, Dove Channel, Viewster Anime, Fandor and Screambox; and Matchpoint, a software-as-a-service platform for automating the distribution of streaming content and OTT channels. Cinedigm Corp. entered into a strategic alliance with Starrise Media Holdings Limited to release films in China in theaters and on digital platforms. The company was previously known as Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. and changed its name to Cinedigm Corp. in September 2013. Cinedigm Corp. was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

About Redbox Entertainment (Get a rating)

Redbox Entertainment LogoRedbox Entertainment Inc. operates a network of self-service kiosks in the United States. It operates a network of approximately 38,000 self-service kiosks, where consumers can rent or purchase newly released DVDs and Blu-ray discs. The company provides installation, merchandising and troubleshooting services to other kiosk businesses. It also produces, acquires and distributes films through its film distribution label, Redbox Entertainment, LLC, providing rights to talent-directed films that are distributed on the Company’s services, as well as on third-party digital. In addition, the Company offers transactional and ad-supported digital streaming services, which include Redbox On Demand, a transactional service that offers digital rental or purchase of new release and catalog movies and television content; Redbox Free On Demand, an ad-supported service offering free on-demand movies and TV shows; and Redbox Free Live TV, an ad-supported television service providing access to approximately 100 linear channels. The company is based in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

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