Reviewing Travelzoo (TZOO)’s and Dolphin Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:DLPN)’s results

As Internet Information Providers companies, Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO) and Dolphin Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:DLPN) are our subject to compare. And more specifically their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Travelzoo 111.26M 2.21 5.28M 0.38 34.59
Dolphin Entertainment Inc. 22.55M 0.90 3.07M 0.32 5.68

Table 1 demonstrates Travelzoo and Dolphin Entertainment Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Dolphin Entertainment Inc. has lower revenue and earnings than Travelzoo. The company that is more expensive between the two has a higher price-to-earnings ratio. Travelzoo’s currently higher price-to-earnings ratio means it is more expensive than Dolphin Entertainment Inc.


Table 2 demonstrates the return on assets, net margins and return on equity of Travelzoo and Dolphin Entertainment Inc.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Travelzoo 4.75% 19.8% 6.9%
Dolphin Entertainment Inc. -13.61% 19.3% 4.5%

Volatility and Risk

Travelzoo has a 1.19 beta, while its volatility is 19.00% which is more volatile than S&P 500. Dolphin Entertainment Inc.’s 743.00% more volatile than S&P 500 which is a result of the 8.43 beta.


The Current Ratio and Quick Ratio of Travelzoo are 1.3 and 1.3 respectively. Its competitor Dolphin Entertainment Inc.’s Current Ratio is 0.6 and its Quick Ratio is 0.6. Travelzoo can pay off short and long-term obligations better than Dolphin Entertainment Inc.

Analyst Ratings

The table shown features the ratings and recommendations for Travelzoo and Dolphin Entertainment Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Travelzoo 0 0 0 0.00
Dolphin Entertainment Inc. 0 0 1 3.00

Competitively the consensus target price of Dolphin Entertainment Inc. is $2.5, which is potential 76.87% upside.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Travelzoo and Dolphin Entertainment Inc. has shares held by institutional investors as follows: 31.8% and 14.5%. Travelzoo’s share held by insiders are 0.1%. Competitively, Dolphin Entertainment Inc. has 4.2% of it’s share held by insiders.


Here are 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)
Travelzoo 2.6% 6.02% 42.98% 4.74% 110.32% 32.66%
Dolphin Entertainment Inc. 0% 18.42% 33.33% -31.03% -37.93% 133.77%

For the past year Travelzoo’s stock price has smaller growth than Dolphin Entertainment Inc.


On 13 of the 14 factors Travelzoo beats Dolphin Entertainment Inc.

Travelzoo Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides travel, entertainment, and local deals from travel and entertainment companies, and local businesses in the Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America. The companyÂ’s publications and products include Travelzoo Websites, such as,,,,,,,,,,, and others; Travelzoo iPhone and Android applications; Travelzoo Top 20 e-mail newsletter; and Newsflash, e-mail alert services. It also operates SuperSearch, a pay-per-click travel search tool; the Travelzoo Network, a network of third-party Websites that list travel deals published by the company;, a travel search engine that enables users to find the prices on flights from various airlines and online travel agencies; and Local Deals and Getaway services, which allow its subscribers to purchase vouchers for deals from local businesses, including spas, hotels, and restaurants through the Travelzoo Website. The company serves airlines, hotels, cruise lines, vacations packagers, tour operators, destinations, car rental companies, travel agents, theater and performing arts groups, restaurants, spas, and activity companies. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. produces and distributes online digital content in the United States. The company also develops online kids clubs, as well as operates as a content producer of motion pictures. In addition, it operates an entertainment public relations agency, which offers talent publicity, strategic communications and entertainment, and content marketing services, as well as brand and digital marketing services. The company was formerly known as Dolphin Digital Media, Inc. and changed its name to Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. in July 2017. Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida.

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