Kopin Corporation invents, develops, manufactures, and sells technologies, components, and systems in the United States, the Asia-Pacific, and Europe.
The last earnings update was 107 days ago.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
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Kopin. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
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Price based on past earnings
Kopin's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Kopin is not considered high growth as it is expected to be loss making for the next 1-3 years.
Kopin's revenue is expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Kopin's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Dr. Chin Chiang Fan, also known as John, Co-founded Kopin Corporation in 1984 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since April 1984 and its President since July 1990. Prior to July 1985, he served as Associate Leader of the Electronic Materials Group at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. He has been the Chairman at Kopin Corporation since April 1984 and serves as Chairman of Kenet LLC. He serves as Member of Advisory Board of Narad Networks Inc. He served as a Director of Ko-Brite Corp. until May 14, 2018. He served as a Member of Advisory Board of PhyFlex Networks, Inc. He has authored more than 170 publications and has more than 50 issued patents. Dr. Fan received a Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Harvard University.
John's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
John's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The tenure for the Kopin management team is about average.
Treasurer & CFO
VP & CTO
Executive Vice President of Display Operations
Secretary & Director
Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Director of Business Development - Defense Applications
Chief Optical System Scientist
Chief Display Scientist
VP & GM of Government Programs
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Kopin board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.
Kopin Corporation invents, develops, manufactures, and sells technologies, components, and systems in the United States, the Asia-Pacific, and Europe. The company’s Kopin Wearable technology includes component technologies, which can be integrated to create headset systems. It provides components, including miniature liquid crystal displays, liquid crystal on silicon displays/ spatial light modulators, organic light emitting diode displays, application specific integrated circuits, backlights, optical lenses, and audio integrated circuits. The company also offers headset systems, such as Solos smart glasses for the health and fitness market; Golden-i headsets for the enterprise market; and visor headsets for training and simulation market. Its display products are used in military, consumer, electronic, and industrial products, such as thermal weapon sights, safety equipment, virtual and augmented reality gaming, training and simulation products, and metrology tools. The company sells its components directly, as well as through distributors to original equipment manufacturers; and military display products, and training and simulation products directly to prime contractors of the United States government or to foreign companies. Kopin Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts.
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