Knosys Limited, a software-as-a-service information technology company, develops, licenses, and sells computer software in Australia, the United States, New Zealand, and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.15|
|52 Week High||AU$0.11|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.22|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||3.45%|
|1 Year Change||20.00%|
|3 Year Change||72.41%|
|5 Year Change||-31.82%|
|Change since IPO||-34.78%|
Recent News & Updates
We're Not Very Worried About Knosys' (ASX:KNO) Cash Burn Rate
Even when a business is losing money, it's possible for shareholders to make money if they buy a good business at the...
|KNO||AU Software||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: KNO underperformed the Australian Software industry which returned 27.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KNO matched the Australian Market which returned 20.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: KNO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KNO's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
|2015||n/a||John Robert Thompson||https://www.knosys.it|
Knosys Limited, a software-as-a-service information technology company, develops, licenses, and sells computer software in Australia, the United States, New Zealand, and internationally. The company provides Knowledge IQ, a knowledge management solution that is designed to simplify, centralize, and organize the sharing of knowledge; and GreenOrbit, an intranet solution that delivers a digital workplace, which combines traditional intranet functionality with collaboration, social networking, and intelligent information distribution. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
Knosys Fundamentals Summary
|KNO fundamental statistics|
Is KNO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KNO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$4.12m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.0025|
|Net Profit Margin||-10.29%|
How did KNO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Knosys undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KNO (A$0.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$0.29)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KNO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KNO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Software industry average.
PE vs Market: KNO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KNO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KNO is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the AU Software industry average (5.2x).
How is Knosys forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Software industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Knosys has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Knosys performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KNO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: KNO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KNO is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 33.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare KNO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: KNO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (37.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KNO has a negative Return on Equity (-5.43%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Knosys's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KNO's short term assets (A$9.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$4.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: KNO's short term assets (A$9.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$179.1K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KNO is debt free.
Reducing Debt: KNO had no debt 5 years ago.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable KNO has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: KNO is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 28.7% per year.
What is Knosys's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KNO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KNO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KNO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KNO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of KNO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Robert Thompson (58 yo)
Mr. John Robert George Thompson, B.Eng, MBA, has been Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of Knosys Limited since July 18, 2016 & September 2018 respectively and its Executive Director since Septem...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John Robert's total compensation ($USD298.51K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD302.72K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John Robert's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: KNO's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.2 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KNO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 43.9%.
Knosys Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Knosys Limited
- Ticker: KNO
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2015
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: AU$32.121m
- Shares outstanding: 214.14m
- Website: https://www.knosys.it
- Knosys Limited
- 31 Queen Street
- Part Level 8
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/18 07:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/18 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.