DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. provides network access solutions and communications platforms for service provider and enterprise networks worldwide.
Fair value with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has DASAN Zhone Solutions's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TLFP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TLFP underperformed the German Communications industry which returned 11.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TLFP underperformed the German Market which returned 15% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is DASAN Zhone Solutions's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is DASAN Zhone Solutions 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: TLFP (€8.3) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€29.52)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TLFP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TLFP is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Communications industry average.
PE vs Market: TLFP 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 TLFP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TLFP is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the DE Communications industry average (3.1x).
How is DASAN Zhone Solutions forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the German market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: TLFP's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TLFP's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has DASAN Zhone Solutions performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TLFP is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: TLFP is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TLFP is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 33.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare TLFP's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: TLFP is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (49.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TLFP has a negative Return on Equity (-3.11%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is DASAN Zhone Solutions's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TLFP's short term assets ($219.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($99.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: TLFP's short term assets ($219.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($54.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TLFP's debt to equity ratio (47.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: TLFP has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: TLFP's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 4.1x debt).
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: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is DASAN Zhone Solutions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TLFP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TLFP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TLFP'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 TLFP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Il Kim (63yo)
Mr. Il Yung Kim has been Chief Executive Officer and President at DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. since September 11, 2017. Mr. Kim served as Interim Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer at DASAN Zhone Soluti ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Il's total compensation ($USD905.47K) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD634.28K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Il's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, President & Director||2.4yrs||US$905.47k||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||1.5yrs||US$610.40k||0.023% $42.3k|
|Global Chief Technology Officer||2.7yrs||US$637.19k||no data|
|CFO & Corporate Treasurer||0.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Finance & Investor Relations||1.1yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Sales||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President Quality & Service||0yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Korean Business Unit||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TLFP's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO, President & Director||2.4yrs||US$905.47k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.5yrs||US$38.63k||0.034% $61.6k|
|Chairman of the Board||3.4yrs||US$100.00k||0.054% $98.2k|
|Independent Director||1.8yrs||US$75.00k||0.043% $78.4k|
|Independent Director||3.4yrs||US$105.00k||0.075% $136.2k|
|Director||0.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.08yrs||no data||0.013% $22.7k|
Experienced Board: TLFP's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 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: TLFP 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 10.9%.
DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc.
- Ticker: TLFP
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$195.918m
- Listing Market Cap: US$180.832m
- Shares outstanding: 21.39m
- Website: https://www.dasanzhone.com
Number of Employees
- DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc.
- 7195 Oakport Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DZSI||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 2007|
|TLFP||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 2007|
DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. provides network access solutions and communications platforms for service provider and enterprise networks worldwide. It offers broadband access products, including customer premise equipment, such as digital subscriber line (DSL) modems; Ethernet access demarcation devices; and gigabit passive optical network (GPON) and 10G point-to-point active Ethernet optical network terminals. The company also provides central office products, such as broadband loop carriers for DSL and voice-grade telephone service; DSL access multiplexers (DSLAMs); optical line terminals for passive optical distribution networks like GPONs; and 10G passive optical networks and 10G point-to-point active Ethernet. In addition, it offers Ethernet switching products; mobile backhaul products comprising standard Ethernet/IP or multiprotocol label switching interfaces; software defined networks and network function virtualization tools and building blocks; and passive optical LAN products consisting of integrated power over Ethernet units, as well as broadband copper access based on very-high-bit-rate DSL and G. fast technology. The company was formerly known as Zhone Technologies, Inc. and changed its name to DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. as a result of merger with Dasan Network Solutions, Inc. in September 2016. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Oakland, California. DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. is a subsidiary of DASAN Networks, Inc.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/17 22:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/17 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.