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Executive Summary

Qumu Corporation provides tools to create, manage, secure, distribute, and deliver live and on-demand video content for the enterprises.

Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

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Share Price & News

How has Qumu's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: RMG's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




DE Software


DE Market

1 Year Return




DE Software


DE Market

Return vs Industry: RMG underperformed the German Software industry which returned 3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RMG underperformed the German Market which returned -0.1% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-9.4%4.5%4.3%
30 Day-3.6%4.4%7.4%
90 Day40.4%3.4%-0.2%
1 Year-30.8%-30.8%4.4%3.0%2.0%0.3%
3 Year-15.4%-15.4%27.2%22.1%-5.0%-12.3%
5 Year-75.8%-75.8%89.5%76.3%4.2%-9.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Qumu's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

Simply Wall St News

No news available


Is Qumu undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RMG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RMG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: RMG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.

PE vs Market: RMG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate RMG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: RMG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.6x) compared to the DE Software industry average (3.1x).

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Future Growth

How is Qumu forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 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 Qumu 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.

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Past Performance

How has Qumu performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: RMG is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: RMG is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: RMG is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 39.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare RMG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: RMG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (30.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: RMG has a negative Return on Equity (-112.65%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Qumu's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: RMG's short term assets ($16.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($18.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: RMG's short term assets ($16.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.1M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: RMG's debt to equity ratio (0.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: RMG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.02% to 0.7% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

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: RMG has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: RMG has sufficient cash runway for 1.3 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 35.1% each year.

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What is Qumu's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RMG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RMG'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 RMG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RMG's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: RMG is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RMG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Vern Hanzlik (61yo)





Mr. Vernon J. Hanzlik, also known as Vern, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Qumu Corporation since October 19, 2015 and has been its President since December 12, 2014. Mr. Hanzlik served as Executiv ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Vern's total compensation ($USD501.56K) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD430.63K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Vern's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Vernon Hanzlik
President4.58yrsUS$501.56k1.68% $504.0k
David Ristow
Chief Financial Officer2.5yrsUS$382.22k0.50% $149.8k
Max Garth
Head of Legal1.5yrsno datano data
Eric Rudolf
Vice President of Marketingno datano datano data
Chance Mason
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Business Development2.33yrsno datano data
Nicole Manderscheid
Vice President of Human Capitalno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: RMG's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).

Board Members

Vernon Hanzlik
President4.58yrsUS$501.56k1.68% $504.0k
Robert Olson
Independent Chairman of the Boardno dataUS$139.17k1.03% $309.7k
Neil Cox
Independent Director2.42yrsUS$128.52k0.24% $73.3k
Edward Horowitz
Independent Director0.58yrno data0.074% $22.2k
Daniel Fishback
Independent Director6.42yrsUS$132.70k0.75% $225.7k
Mary Chowning
Independent Director0.58yrno data0.074% $22.2k
Kenan Lucas
Independent Director2.42yrsUS$130.13kno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: RMG's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 38.2%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Qumu Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Qumu Corporation
  • Ticker: RMG
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1978
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$33.011m
  • Listing Market Cap: US$30.060m
  • Shares outstanding: 13.53m
  • Website: https://www.qumu.com

Number of Employees


  • Qumu Corporation
  • 510 1st Avenue North
  • Suite 305
  • Minneapolis
  • Minnesota
  • 55403
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
QUMUNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDNov 1992
RMGDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURNov 1992


Qumu Corporation provides tools to create, manage, secure, distribute, and deliver live and on-demand video content for the enterprises. It offers an end-to-end video creation, management, and delivery solution through the sale of software licenses and hardware, software on server appliance, software-enabled devices, and a cloud-hosted software-as-a-service platform. The company also provides maintenance and support, professional, and other services. The company markets its products to customers in the banking, finance and insurance, manufacturing, services and consulting, telecom and technology, and biotech and health care markets, as well as to government customers through direct sales and channel partners in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Rimage Corporation and changed its name to Qumu Corporation in September 2013. Qumu Corporation was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/28 00:53
End of Day Share Price2020/05/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.