Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Seeing Machines. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Seeing Machines's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Unable to determine if Seeing Machines is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Seeing Machines'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.
Seeing Machines'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
Mr. Kenneth Kroeger, also known as Ken, has been Chief Executive Officer of Seeing Machines Limited since July 16, 2018 and has been Executive Director since July 4, 2011. Mr. Kroeger served as Executive Chairman of Seeing Machines Limited since May 9, 2017 until September 19, 2018 and served as its Interim CEO since January 2018 until July 16, 2018, served as its Chief Executive Officer from July 4, 2011 to May 9, 2017 and also served as its Managing Director since January 3, 2012. He is the Co-Founder of HealthCube. He founded Catalyst Interactive Pty Ltd. in 1995 and served as its Managing Director. He is a successful technology entrepreneur. Mr. Kroeger started his technology career in systems analysis and design, working extensively in aviation, law enforcement and news media in Canada. He has worked in the technology sector since 1987 supporting innovation in the aviation, law enforcement, news paper and training industries. Mr. Kroeger initially worked as the Chief Technical Officer overseeing the development of the products before moving to Chief Executive Officer where he translated the computer-based training and 3D simulation/visualisation from an R&D product to a commercial success attracting international acclaim. Mr. Kroeger has almost 20 years of experience in the Information Technology and Communications sector. He is a leader in the e-Learning industry and has been involved in over 300 e-Learning projects. He consults to both entrepreneurial firms and multinational organizations. Following the successful sale of Catalyst Interactive in 2009, Mr. Kroeger continued to provide marketing and sales support to KBR until 2010. Post KBR, Mr. Kroeger worked for TKMS successfully developing and selling the concept of a 3D virtual naval training ship to the navies of Australia and Germany. Prior to moving to Australia, he worked with Canada's federal government, the Canadian Royal Mounted Police and Southam News where he enjoyed roles in research and development, evaluating emerging technology and the design and implementation of new business, manufacturing and aviation related systems. He serves as Director of Lighthouse Business Innovation Centre Ltd., and HealthCube. He serves as a Member of Advisory Board of Nextspace Ltd. He served as Director of Catalyst Interactive Pty Ltd. He has also taken on a number of board positions with technology start-up organisations providing mentoring and technical expertise to help them to a successful commercial launch of their products. Mr. Kroeger studied business and systems analysis at Carleton University and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology.
Ken's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Ken's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Seeing Machines management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
CEO & Executive Director
Co-Founder & CTO
CFO & Director
Chief Operating Officer
Vice President of Marketing & Communications
Senior Vice-President of People
Chief Scientist of Machine Intelligence
Chief Scientist of Human Factors
Senior VP & GM of Automotive
Senior VP & GM of Fleet Division
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Seeing Machines board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Seeing Machines Limited develops computer vision related technologies in Australia, North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and internationally. It offers Guardian, which detects driver fatigue incidents and prevents those events; and FOVIO driver monitoring systems. The company serves automotive, commercial fleet, aviation, rail, and off-road markets. Seeing Machines Limited was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Fyshwick, Australia.
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