Coupa Software Embedded COUP has partnered with Interos to use the latter’s AI-powered continuous supply chain risk management within its Coupa trade spend management platform to take precautionary action to detect and ban risks within supply chains. The real-time information provided by the Interos application will help COUP customers assess new suppliers, review existing suppliers, and continuously monitor the supplier network for potential risks and disruptions.
Ensuring the security, robustness and resilience of supply chains is essential to an organization’s competitive success. The diversity, succession and high cost associated with supply chain disruptions make it crucial for organizations to control their risks. Using the integrated Interos Operational Resilience Cloud application and connector, Coupa customers will be able to actively identify and proactively manage supplier risk, giving them access to the largest business relationship knowledge graph in the world. world.
COUP customers will benefit from end-to-end supply chain digital twin functionality, viewing all of their current startup nodes, flows and policies. The digital supply chain will help analyze its resilience through what-if scenarios, spot problems, simulate real-world events, and anticipate the impact of external factors.
The company has added new features to Coupa Supplier Insights and Coupa Business Solutions, which should drive adoption. Additionally, the coronavirus pandemic has heightened demand for digital payment offerings. The company has enhanced the Coupa Pay solution with greater payment flexibility. This should contribute to the momentum of solutions such as Coupa Pay, Accelerate, Invoice Payments and Virtual Cards for Pos, and increase revenue.
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Coupa has lost 70% over the past year compared to the industry decline of 54.1%.
Nonetheless, we remain impressed with the inherent growth potential of the Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) stock. You can see the full list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.
Duck Creek Technologies, Inc. DCT is a higher-ranked stock within the broader Zacks IT and Technology sector, sporting a Zacks No. 1 rank. last year, while next year’s increased by 40%.
The long-term earnings growth forecast for Duck Creek is 50%.
SAP SE SAP, carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), is a key choice for equity investors. SAP expects long-term earnings growth of 5.89%
SAP, with its Rise with SAP solution, has been adopted by clients such as Accenture, Canon Production Printing, Exide Industries Limited, NEC Corporation, Qinqin Food, Rising Auto and TELUS.
Silicon motion technology SIMO, carrying Zacks Rank #2, is another great choice for investors. It has a long-term earnings growth expectation of 9%, with earnings surprise averaging 0.96% over the past four quarters.
Silicon Motion has established itself as the primary merchant supplier of client SSD controllers to module manufacturers, including most of the leaders in the United States.
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